Thurloxton, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming three bedroom country cottage with delightful gardens and off road parking. The property is situated in a popular village location with South facing gardens. EPC Band F.


Thurloxton is a charming village located at the foot of the Quantock Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village offers numerous opportunities for country pursuits with a wide range of footpaths and bridleways. Taunton, the County town lies 4 miles South West and is readily accessible via the A38 with an extensive range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities. The property benefits from good road access links with the M5 at Junction 24 or 25, both in close proximity. There is a mainline railway station at Taunton with links to London Paddington.


Pentland Cottage is a charming period property, which offers well proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. The cottage has colour washed rendered elevations under a pitched tiled roof and has been beautifully presented throughout.


The accommodation includes a stable door, which leads into a porch with space for coats and shoes. There are double doors leading to the sitting room, which has dual aspect windows and centres upon a deep inglenook fireplace with inset multi-fuel wood burning stove, bread oven and recess beam over. A door leads through to the kitchen / breakfast room, which is dual aspect and fitted with a range of solid wooden wall and base units. The kitchen includes a part glazed dresser with granite effect work surfaces over and a range of integrated appliances including a built-in oven, hob, extractor hood, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. There is a tiled floor with underfloor heating. A door provides access to an under stairs storage cupboard and a further door provides access to a turning staircase, which leads to the first floor.

On the first floor, there are three bedrooms. Two bedrooms have windows overlooking the front and one bedroom, with a window to the rear. All the bedrooms enjoy an attractive outlook. There is a family bathroom with a fitted matching suite.


The cottage enjoys a delightful situation with South facing garden and is situated on the edge of the village, close to the Quantock Hills. The garden is delightful and includes a range of deep planted herbaceous borders with small specimen trees. There is an area of lawn with two seating areas, close to the property, one with slate chippings and the other is paved. Greenhouse and timber shed. The property is accessed from the village road, by a gravelled driveway, which provides parking for three vehicles and there is a pathway that leads to the front of the cottage.


Mains Water, Mains Electricity & Shared Private Drainage. The property includes Propane Gas Heating. UPVC Double Glazing.


Proceed out of Taunton along the A38 passing Walford Cross. Take the slip road sign posted Thurloxton and continue towards the village, where the property can be found on the left-hand side, identified by a Stags For Sale board, just before the cross roads, opposite the village pub, The Maypole Inn.


Entrance Porch 4' 4'' x 3' 0'' (1.32m x 0.91m)

Sitting Room 17' 10'' x 13' 7'' (5.43m x 4.14m) extending to 14' 5 (4.39m) including fireplace

Kitchen/Dining Room 15' 0'' x 9' 9'' (4.57m x 2.97m) including units and stairs

Bedroom One 11' 10'' x 10' 4'' (3.60m x 3.15m) max

Bedroom Two 16' 9'' x 6' 2'' (5.10m x 1.88m)

Bedroom Three 9' 8'' x 8' 10'' (2.94m x 2.69m)

Bath/Shower-Room 8' 8'' x 5' 11'' (2.64m x 1.80m)

Arrange viewing 01823 617493

Stags - Taunton

5 Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1RZ

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