East Street, Drayton, Langport, Somerset, TA10

Under Offer ££645,000 Guide

Key Features

4 Bedrooms
3 Reception Rooms
Utility Room
2 Bathrooms
Double Garage
Outbuilding with Shower Room.

About This Property

Refurbished Grade II Listed detached period cottage with half acre gardens in the centre of the village.

This handsome and well-appointed Grade II listed property offers spacious accommodation of immense charm and character. The property was originally an open hall house and is thought to date from the 16th Century and exhibits many period features associated with properties of its age; including beamed ceilings, some stone mullion leaded windows, 'plank and muntin' screening, window seats and a fine inglenook fireplace. The property benefits from oil-fired central heating.

On the ground floor the front door opens into a charming cross passage hall with flagstone flooring and understairs storage cupboard. The triple aspect sitting room is light and airy with a feature hamstone fireplace with inset woodburner and French doors opening out onto the garden.

The dining room has a fine inglenook fireplace also with a woodburning stove, 'plank & muntin' screening, window seat and an oak staircase to the first floor.

The kitchen/breakfast room is of a good size with a comprehensive range of wooden floor and wall units, island unit with granite worktop, Rangemaster 'Classic' double oven cooker and integrated dishwasher.To the rear of the kitchen is a door into the utility room housing the new oil-fired boiler and a walk-in pantry. Also on the ground floor is a dual aspect work study/snug and cloakroom.

On the first floor is a spacious landing with built-in storage cupboards. The dual aspect master bedroom has a large walk-in wardrobe and a good sized en-suite comprising shower, wash hand basin and WC. There are three further bedrooms, two with built in cupboards, and the fourth bedroom has a built-in cabin bed. There is a family bathroom comprising bath with shower over, wash hand basin, WC and heated towel rail.


Via a five bar gate there is an extensive driveway providing ample parking and turning space leading to a double garage with adjoining home office/ guest room/gym with shower, wash hand basin and WC.

The property sits in gardens of about half an acre which have been beautifully landscaped and divided into various areas with shaped lawns, well stocked herbaceous beds and borders, mature shrubs, fruit trees including plum, apple, pear and walnut. Large vegetable plot and raised beds. There are useful outbuildings including a large greenhouse.

Situated in the highly favoured South Somerset village of Drayton which is designated as a Conservation Area in order to preserve its character and the many fine period properties of various styles. The village has a parish church, newly refurbished inn and a village hall where there is a strong community presence with various organisations and events.

Nearby Curry Rivel, being a larger village, has a wider range of facilities including convenience store, post office within the petrol station store, inn and restaurant, hardware store with tea room, primary school, church and garages.

Langport, just over 2 miles away, is a pleasant former market town with excellent everyday amenities including supermarket, banking and post office services, doctors' and dentists' surgeries, veterinary surgery and excellent schooling facilities at the nearby Huish Episcopi Academy.

The county town of Taunton is just over10 miles to the west with a full range of shopping, educational and sporting facilities together with access to the M5 Motorway (junction 25) and inter-city rail link to London (Paddington).
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