Whitecross Way, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Sold ££529,500

Key Features

A fine individual detached house of character
5 Bedrooms
Occupying an outstanding south facing position
Sweeping views over the town and surrounding hills
Typical character features of its era
Gas fired central heating
Within easy walking distance of the town centre and sea front

About This Property

Kelton Lodge comprises a fine individual detached five bedroom house of character occupying an outstanding south facing position on the lower slopes of North Hill.

The property enjoys sweeping views over the town to Hopcott, Periton, Grabbist and Conygar Tower and is understood to have been built around 1914 in stone and brick under a tiled roof and benefits from a number of features typical of that era including parquet flooring to the ground floor, attractive bays with window seats, original fireplaces in the majority of reception and bedrooms, along with the more modern convenience of gas fired central heating.

The property is situated on North Hill yet within walking distance of the town centre and sea front and all available amenities. The popular holiday resort of Minehead is situated on the edge of the Exmoor National Park near to some of the very best moorland and woodland countryside where many delightful walks and other country pursuits can be enjoyed. Many of the well known attractions of the West Somerset and North Devon areas are within short motoring distance. Minehead provides good shopping facilities, has First, Middle and Upper schools and has a regular local bus service throughout the year. The West Somerset Steam Railway serves all stations to Bishops Lydeard and there are regular buses serving the County Town of Taunton some 25 miles away which has excellent shopping, leisure and entertainment facilities. Taunton also has direct access to the M5 motorway and is served by a mainline railway station.

The property is approached over a driveway affording additional car parking space and fronting the
Adjoining Garage: 4.88m x 3.05m with electric light, power point and personal door
Range of Outbuildings: comprising
Outside WC
Log Store
Boiler Room: with gas fired boiler for central heating and domestic hot water
Garden Shed
Cold Water Tap
The property enjoys the benefit of gardens to the front, side and rear laid to attractive lawns with a variety of shrubs and flower borders along with a vegetable plot to the rear. Along the front of the property and situated so as to enjoy the south facing views, is a veranda that is accessed via the dining room. There are also two pedestrian gateways affording access to Whitecross Lane and Parks Lane which helps to provide convenient access by foot to the town centre.

Services: mains electricity, water, drainage and gas

Council Tax Band: G

Tenure: Freehold

Reception Hall21'2" x 11'3" (6.45m x 3.43m). parquet flooring, tiled fireplace in oak surround, double doors to

Sitting Room19'7" (5.97m) into bay x 17'5" (5.31m) into bay. double aspect, bay windows, fireplace with wood burning stove

Dining Room25' (7.62m) into bay x 13'8" (4.17m) max. double aspect, tiled fireplace in timber surround, two built in cupboards with shelves over, hatch to kitchen, glazed doors to veranda

Kitchen/Breakfast Room17'2" (5.23m) max x 11'4" (3.45m) max. single drainer sink unit with drawers under, range of modern wooden work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, gas fired Aga for cooking, plumbing for dishwasher, walk in larder, tiled floor, fitted china cupboard

Utility Room9' x 6'6" (2.74m x 1.98m). with belfast sink, plumbing for washing machine, door to garden

Stairs to First Floor Landing with attractive lead light window feature, built in storage cupboard, airing cupboard housing lagged hot water cylinder and electric immersion heater

Bedroom 121' (6.4m) into bay x 13'8" (4.17m) max. mirror fronted wardrobe, double aspect, fitted wardrobe, window seat

Bedroom 213'8" (4.17m) max x 13'5" (4.09m) into bay. double aspect, wash basin, fitted wardrobe, window seat

Bedroom 316'1" x 9'9" (4.9m x 2.97m).

Bedroom 413'9" x 10'4" (4.2m x 3.15m). fitted mirror fronted wardrobe

Bedroom 511' x 9'5" (3.35m x 2.87m).

Bathroom with original style bath with ball and claw feet, vanity unit

Shower Room part tiled and with glazed cubicle with shower, wash basin

Separate WC

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