Higher Beacon, Ilminster, TA19

Under Offer ££425,000 Guide

Key Features

A fine 1950s 3 bedroomed house
Kitchen and dining room
Double aspect sitting room with fireplace
Bathroom and cloakroom
Gardens extending to 0.188 of an acre
No onward chain

About This Property

Enjoying far reaching views down over this thriving market town and sitting in gardens extending to 0.188 of an acre. This fine 1950s is set towards the end of a no through road offering easy access to glorious countryside.

20 Higher Beacon sits in the North East corner of this sweeping no through road and has its own private drive. Set up and well back the house offers huge potential to make a fine 1950s house once refurbished and re-modelled. Situated in one of the favoured residential areas of the town and benefitting from far reaching views to the South. The accommodation comprises of a lovely spacious hallway with wood flooring and a cloakroom to the rear. The sitting room sits to the left with a fireplace and double aspect windows, with French doors out onto a charming veranda across the South of the house and enjoying an outlook over the extensive front garden areas.
The dining room sits to the right of the hall with the kitchen set behind extending across the rear, with a Rayburn and an attractive outlook over the garden, along with a utility room off and access into the garage.
On the first floor there is a spacious landing with all three bedrooms benefitting from being set along the front, therefore enjoying the wonderful view to the front. The bathroom complete with shower and cloakroom sit off the landing.
The property sits in gardens extending to 0.188 of an acre which lie predominantly to the front with lawned areas. There is scope for vegetable gardens and there is an ornate tiered secluded garden to the rear.

Ilminster is a medieval former market town, situated about 12 miles south east of the county town of Taunton. Surrounded by undulating open countryside designated a Special Landscape area, the majority of the town falls within a Conservation Area with many character properties built of the local mellow Hamstone. The ancient Minster dominates the centre of the town. Ilminster offers a full range of amenities including doctors, dentist, shopping facilities and weekly market. The town also benefits from an arts centre and theatre. There is schooling at primary and intermediate levels and churches of various denominations. Ilminster has convenient road access to both the M5, junction 25 lies 11 miles to the north-west and to the A303, now dual carriageway most of the way to the M3. Mainline railway stations are situated at Crewkerne 7 miles (London Waterloo) and Taunton 13 miles (London Paddington). Berrys coaches offer a service to London twice a day. Bath, Bristol and Exeter offer excellent cultural and shopping facilities within easy travelling distance. The World Heritage designated coastline lies 18 miles to the South. Further information can be found at http://www.visitilminster.co.uk

Approached off the quiet Higher Beacon area onto an extensive drive, sweeping up around the south to east side of the plot up towards the property. The garage will be seen.
The front garden is laid to lawn with two main tiered levels with established trees and shrubs, giving a huge amount of privacy to this area, ideal for those with families or alternatively one of these sections could make a wonderful vegetable garden.
The last section of garden to the front leads up to the front of the house and onto the Veranda area across the front.
Access is available to both sides of the house the rear garden is tiered with steps up to the main area which has been landscaped as a more ornamental retreat garden, with store sheds and adjoining pasture paddocks to the rear providing an attractive quite area to enjoy.
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15 East Street Somerset Ilminster TA19 0AJ

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