North Street, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19

Under Offer ££160,000 Guide

Key Features

2 double bedroomed cottage now in need of renovation and improvement
Grade II listed
Dining room
Sitting room
Rear courtyard

About This Property

On the market for the first time in 65 years, being set within the heart of this thriving market town, on one of the towns prettiest streets. This characterful period cottage now needs a full program of refurbishment but offers huge potential to create a wonderful home.

Believed to date back to circa 18th Century and having been in the same ownership since 1956, this charming Grade II listed cottage is now in need of a full program of renovation and improvement.
The accommodation is well laid out with 2 characterful reception rooms to the front with a range of wonderful beams, recessed deep leaded windows and a fireplace to the principle reception room. The kitchen also leads off this room believed to have been added in the 1970s with an open outlook into the courtyard garden. The hallway leads through the centre of the cottage with stairs at the rear leading to the first floor, there is a useful timber lean to /utility space off the rear with a door to the garden.
On the first floor there is a spacious landing complete with storage over the stairs and additional cupboard with airing cupboard.
There are two double bedrooms the main having a range of fitted storage and a bathroom.
Agents noteĀ— Bedroom 2 has restricted head height.

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

The property is approached from the front off North Street.
The cottage benefits from a right of way over No.19 to the rear on foot giving access to the rear Courtyard part walled garden area, with space for a table and chairs along with pots to create a pretty little outside space to enjoy . Also benefitting from a timber shed.
Agents Note : - No 15 also has a right of leading over No.17 and No.19 which must be kept clear.
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Contact Ilminster Residential Sales

15 East Street Somerset Ilminster TA19 0AJ

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Samuel Powell Residential Manager Full Bio 01460 57222 07801 574043
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