Kingston St. Mary, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A charming detached period house with spacious, flexible accommodation and separate annexe, all close to the centre of the village. The property comprises three reception rooms, six bedrooms and gardens and grounds of 1/2 an acre. EPC Band E.


The Mill is situated in a private setting near the centre of the popular village of Kingston St Mary. Kingston St Mary has a parish church, village hall and public house, as well as many attractive period properties and is highly desirable due to its proximity to Taunton, in the foot of The Quantocks. The Quantocks are designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and easily accessible for those with walking and riding interests with miles of footpaths and bridleways that wind through the hillside and the wooded combes. Taunton, the County Town of Somerset is approximately 3 miles to the south and provides a more extensive range of local amenities and is highly regarded for its schools in both the state and private sectors. Taunton also has a mainline intercity railway station, which has frequent services to London Paddington in under 2 hours, and also has a motorway junction on the M5, providing access to the motorway network.


The Mill is a high-quality period property, which offers well-proportioned, spacious and flexible accommodation, close to the centre of the village of Kingston St Mary. The house is a wonderful family property and benefits from a separate garden flat.


In detail, the accommodation comprises a front door, which leads into the hallway with stairs rising to the first floor. Cloakroom with low level WC and wash hand basin. The sitting room is a wonderful dual aspect room with a fine bay window with patio doors opening into the garden. There is a feature fireplace with a stone surround and mantle over with an inset wood burning stove. The kitchen / dining room is a large L shaped room that is centred on a gas fired Aga stove with a range of modern units with work surfaces over. Central island. There is space and plumbing for a dishwasher, flagstone floor, exposed beams and the window overlooking the front. A second sitting room with a window to the side aspect and a fireplace with a mantle over and wood burning stove. The utility room comprises a single drainer sink unit with work surfaces and a range of eye and low-level units. There is also space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. A pedestrian door provides access to the garden and there is boot and coat storage space.

On the first floor, there is a landing with built-in cupboards and a staircase leading to the second sitting room with three roof windows and a window to the front aspect. There are six bedrooms and a bathroom with a suite comprising WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath and separate shower. There is a separate cloakroom with low level WC and wash hand basin. There is a second bathroom with low level WC, wash hand basin and panelled bath.


A glazed door adjoins the triple garage and leads to the hall and utility room with a single drainer sink unit with work surfaces, fitted cupboards and plumbing and space for a washing machine. Stairs lead up to the first-floor landing with access to the bathroom with a low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath. There is a lovely kitchen / living room, which is open plan with high ceilings and exposed timbers. An opening leads through to the conservatory, which has doors opening out onto the garden. There is a kitchen area that is fitted with an attractive range of modern units with work surfaces over, two double glazed windows and built-in wardrobes. From the kitchen there is access to the bedroom.


The property is approached via a five-bar wooden gate, which opens onto a large gravelled parking and turning area with space for numerous vehicles. There is easy access to the garden, which is a stunning feature of the property and comprises expanses of lawn with areas to sit out. Most of the garden is laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders. There is a large summerhouse in the garden, perfect for enjoying views over the garden and there is a full-sized tennis court with a hard tarmac surface and fencing.

As well as ample parking there is a triple garage below the flat.


From Taunton head in a Northerly direction heading towards the village of Kingston St Mary. Shortly after passing Mill Cross, the property can be found on the left hand side, as the road narrows.

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