Knapp, North Curry, Taunton

£380,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A delightful three bedroom country cottage with landscaped gardens and far reaching views, in a popular location. The property benefits from off road parking, a garage and established gardens. EPC Band E.

SITUATION

Knapp Cottage is situated in the hamlet of Knapp just outside the highly popular village of North Curry, which has a thriving community and provides day to day amenities to include a shop/post office, pub, a fine church, doctors' surgery, village hall, playing fields and North Curry Primary school. The hamlet of Knapp also has its own pub, The Rising Sun. Taunton, the County Town of Somerset, is approximately 6 miles West and offers a comprehensive range of shopping, leisure and recreational facilities as well as excellent schooling in both the private and state sectors. For sports enthusiasts, Taunton Racecourse and Somerset Cricket Ground are also easily accessible.

DESCRIPTION

Knapp Cottage is a delightful country cottage with spacious flexible accommodation and tremendous character and charm, being constructed of brick under a pitched tiled roof. The property is peacefully situated in an elevated position in the hamlet of Knapp and benefits from wonderful views over the surrounding countryside.

ACCOMMODATION

An entrance porch provides access into the property. There is a window to the front, blue lias flagstone floor and access to the main reception rooms. The kitchen / breakfast room is a wonderful light and spacious dual aspect room with windows to the front and rear. There are a range of painted shaker style units with wooden work surfaces over, a fitted ceramic sink with drainer and space for a washing machine, freestanding fridge / freezer, space for a range cooker and dishwasher. A door provides access to the garage and there is a large walk-in larder / storage cupboard providing ample space. The dining room has a wood burner stove with brick mantle over and slate hearth. There are stairs rising to the first floor and a window to the front. An inner hallway provides access to an office with a window to the front. There is a further room, that is currently used as a downstairs bedroom, but could be used as a further reception room, if required with a log burning stove with surround and window to the front. The downstairs bathroom is fitted with a matching white suite.

On the first floor, there is a dual aspect living room with French doors providing access to the decked terrace and garden. There is a wood burning stove and feature ceiling beam over. There is an inner hallway with a window to the rear. This provides access to bedroom three with a window to the front. There is a family bathroom, with a recently fitted suite comprising of corner claw foot bath with shower over, wash hand basin with vanity storage under, low level WC and a window to the front. The master bedroom is a wonderful sized room with a window to the front and a decorative feature fireplace and surround. The property is full of original features and charm throughout.

OUTSIDE

Knapp Cottage is approached just off of the main village road. There is a single garage with up and over door and a driveway providing parking for two vehicles, to one side. A pedestrian gateway and steps provide access up to the main area of garden. This area of garden is predominately laid to lawn with a range of established planted trees including apple, pear, cherry and plum trees. There are established shrubs providing a high degree of privacy. There is a decked area that leads from the sitting room, providing space to entertain family and friends, with fabulous views over the countryside beyond with far reaching views across the Somerset Levels towards the Quantocks and Mendips. A pathway provides access to the main area of garden. There are a number of raised beds and a wooden shed, providing storage space.

DIRECTIONS

From Taunton take the A358 towards Ilminster. At the Thornfalcon traffic lights, turn left signposted to Langport and take the next left to North Curry. Follow this road and at the green triangle, turn left signposted to Knapp. Continue into Knapp where Knapp Cottage can be identified on the left hand side.

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