Staplegrove, Taunton

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A detached period house in need of renovation, also offering scope for redevelopment set in approximately an acre. EPC F


Seiston Cottage is a superb redevelopment opportunity. The house has been empty for many years and is now in need of renovation and is offered for sale by informal tender on 23rd November 2023.


Seiston Cottage is conveniently located in Staplegrove, which is within a few minutes drive of Taunton town centre. The local area has plenty of facilities, primary and secondary schooling all within a short distance. Taunton, the County town is the home of Somerset County Cricket Club and has many other sporting facilities including golf courses and gyms nearby. There is a mainline railway station with direct links to London Paddington in 1 hour 45 mins. Junction 25 of the M5 motorway also provides fast and easy access south to Exeter and north to Bristol as well as London via the M4.


The accommodation stands in wooded grounds which extend to approximately 0.5 of an acre and offers scope for redevelopment, subject to the necessary planning consent.

A covered porch leads through to an entrance hallway with turning staircase to first floor and doors to downstairs reception rooms. There is a sitting room, separate dining room, kitchen and utility. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a fitted bathroom suite.

As previously mentioned, the house is in need of complete renovation and could be extended or redeveloped further (STP)

Method of Sale

Seiston Cottage is for sale by Informal Tender by Thursday 23rd November at 12 noon, unless sold prior.


Leave Taunton on Staplegrove Road and turn right onto Manor Road opposite the Co-op store in Staplegrove. Proceed through the traffic calming system and pass the Staplegrove sports club and after a short distance just before the left bend carry straight on into the drive of Seiston Cottage.


Mains Water & electricity connected. Heating in currently by Economy 7 night storage heaters.

01823 617493

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5 Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1RZ

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