Churchinford, Taunton


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming refurbished period farmhouse with good sized gardens. The property has period features throughout with two reception rooms, three bedrooms, a shaker style fitted kitchen, ample parking and beautifully landscaped gardens. EPC Band E


Trents Farm House occupies a delightful location close to the centre of the village of Churchinford in the heart of the Blackdown Hills on the Devon / Somerset border. The village has a village hall, shop / post office, community field, doctors surgery and public house. A more extensive range of facilities can be found 8 miles to the North in the County town of Taunton or 9 miles South to Honiton. The Blackdown Hills are designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with miles of footpaths and bridleways for those with walking and riding interests. Taunton, provides a comprehensive range of facilities including a good range of shops, excellent schools within both the state and independent sectors and there are mainline rail links to the rest of the county. The M5 motorway (Junction 25) is accessed via the East of Taunton town, where there is also a large out of town shopping leisure complex.


Trents Farmhouse is a delightful attached period house situated just off the centre of this popular village within the Blackdown Hills. The house has been substantially refurbished by the current owners and offers well-proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. Whilst carrying out the refurbishments, the current owners have been mindful to retain many of the original period features, including inglenook fireplaces, heavy beamed ceilings and traditional floors. The house has an attractive facade with painted rendered elevations under a pitched tiled roof, which has been recently replaced.


The accommodation includes an entrance porch with heavy panelled front door leading to the entrance hallway and a wide staircase leading to the first floor. The sitting room has a deep inglenook fireplace, wood burning stove and heavy beam over. A double door off the sitting room leads to a study area. An opening leads through to the kitchen past an under stairs cupboard and a rear stable door leading to the utility / boot room / garden room with a further door to the garden outside. The kitchen is fitted with a range of shaker style wall and base units, a Belfast sink, front and rear aspect windows and exposed wooden floor. Just off the kitchen is a pantry area and separate WC. Next to the kitchen, the dining room includes a fireplace recess with beam and a multi-fuel stove.

On the first floor, there is a master bedroom with double aspect windows, exposed side beams and a door to a walk-in wardrobe, which offers the opportunity for an en-suite, if required. There are two further bedrooms and a fitted bathroom suite, which includes a double ended bath with fitted shower attachments, enclosed tiled shower cubicle, low level WC, wash hand basin and exposed wooden floor.


The front gardens are enclosed by stone walling and has the potential for off road parking. The rear garden is laid to lawn, part of which, is divided by a hedge, which opens onto the main area of garden, with a larger area of lawn, which is fully enclosed by a stone wall / fence and includes a number of specimen trees, shrubs and plants. At the top of the garden is an enclosed stone built seating area, which enjoys wonderful views over the garden. The property has further potential for development, subject to the necessary planning consents. In all, the gardens extend to 0.22 acres.


From Taunton proceed through the villages of Trull and Blagdon Hill. On reaching the village of Churchinford, turn left adjacent to the York Inn into Moor Lane and proceed to the bottom of the hill where Trents Farmhouse can be found on your left hand side.

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