Fore Street, Milverton, Taunton, TA4


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A charming mid-terrace cottage set in the heart of this highly sought after village available with No Onward Chain.

This delightful period cottage was formerly a shop and is believed to date back to the 1800's. Constructed of stone elevations under a pitched slated roof, the house is now in a need of some routine maintenance to bring it up to today's standards but gives potential purchasers the opportunity to taylor the property to their individual needs. The property enjoys some stunning character features, namely a beautiful inglenook fireplace with a heavy beam over, set in a stone surround. The accommodation briefly comprises an entrance porch, a dining room which could be knocked through to the former shop if required. The shop is currently a blank canvass but could be utilised as a second reception room, study or similar. Adjacent to the front reception rooms is a living room with stairs rising to the first floor, together with a beautiful inglenook fireplace. A door leads through to a modern kitchen/breakfast room with a number of integral appliances, fitted kitchen and rolled top work surfaces over. Upstairs are two generous double bedrooms and a family bathroom.

The property is centrally situated in the favoured conservation village of Milverton renowned for its attractive blend of principally Georgian properties. Local facilities include primary schooling, health centre and village store whilst the rural centre of Wiveliscombe (2 miles) provides a range of facilities. The county town of Taunton lies some 7 miles distant to the east where an extensive range of amenities including representation by most national retailers, a regional hospital and extensive scholastic facilities including four noted public schools, sixth form college and Somerset College of Arts and Technology. Taunton enjoys excellent communication links with the rest of the country with rail service to London Paddington and M5 interchange. The M5 may also be joined at Wellington (4 miles) at junction 26. The surrounding area to Milverton offers wonderful opportunities and there are numerous footpaths providing easy access.

The property adjoins a public highway to the front and to the rear is a small hard landscaped garden contained within rendered walling. As the kitchen has a flat roof it may be possible to create a roof terrace, subject to the necessary consents and regulations.

Behind the cottage is a garage block where it is possible to rent a garage, subject to availability.

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