Halse, Taunton, Somerset, TA4


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An extended detached chalet bungalow offering flexible living accommodation with scope to extend (STP)occupying an elevated edge of village location with large gardens, garage, parking and far reaching views. No Onward Chain.

This modern detached property was built in the 1960s and has a more recent single skinned ground floor extension. The accommodation now provides 2/3 spacious bedrooms, a modern family bathroom, 2/3 reception rooms, study and a modern fitted kitchen. Subject to appropriate permissions there is scope for the property to be extended further and the kitchen could easily be knocked through to the dining room to create open plan living. Constructed mainly of cavity walls under a pitched tiled roof most of the property benefits from double glazing and night storage heating. Whilst the property has been well maintained over the years there are parts which can now be updated. Outside the property benefits from generous front and rear gardens, off street parking and a detached garage.

The property occupies an enviable elevated position in this much sought after village. Set back from the main road the property enjoys views over the village and the Quantock Hills in the distance. Halse comprises mainly period properties enjoying a conservation status together with a popular village pub. Local amenities can be found at the nearby village of Bishops Lydeard hosting a primary school, health care centre, garage, two pubs and mini supermarket. The County Town of Taunton is within a 10-15 minute drive where there is a wide range of shopping, recreational, sporting and scholastic facilities and enjoys fantastic communication links to the rest of the UK with the M5 interchange (junction 25) and fast rail service to London Paddington. The cities of Exeter and Bristol are both within an hours drive enjoying international airports. The nearby Brendon and Quantock Hills are renowned for their fantastic scenery and network of bridle and foot paths providing fantastic walks with panoramic views.

The property is approached off the public highway over a concrete driveway with herbaceous borders to either side. Here provides parking for several vehicles and gives access to a detached garage. A pedestrian path to the side leads up alongside an attractive stone wall and adjoining are large predominantly lawned gardens interspersed with a number of well established borders of shrubs, trees and bushes. The front gardens are contained within attractive stone walling and adjoining the house is a raised decking area, ideal for alfresco dining and summer entertaining with far reaching views. A passageway to the side of the property leads to the rear where a small patio adjoins the dining room. A further set of steps leads up to the gardens which are again predominantly lawned and beyond is a former vegetable garden and range of garden sheds.

Entrance Hall doors off to all principal reception rooms, access to loft space, linen cupboard and stairs rising to the first floor.

Kitchen with modern range of fitted base units with roll top work surfaces and matching wall cupboards over, inset stainless steel sink with drainer set in tiled surround, plumbing for washing machine, space for upright fridge freezer and built it cupboards x 2. Serving hatch. Two windows overlooking the gardens.

Dining Room with sliding doors to outside.

Living Room a dual aspect room enjoying fantastic views over the gardens and towards the Quantock Hills in the distance, open fireplace with tiled surround.

Bedroom One a double room with window and built in wardrobes.

Rear Hall with two windows and airing cupboard.

WC with low level WC and hand wash basin.

Sitting Room/Bedroom 3 a dual aspect room with door to outside enjoying views of the rear gardens.

Study a single room with window.

Split Level Landing

Bathroom with modern fitted bathroom suite with fitted panelled bath set in tiled surround, low level WC, corner shower unit, hand wash basin and window.

First Floor

Landing with window.

Bedroom Two a double room with window to the rear and built in under eaves storage.

Store Room with access to loft space.

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