Barton Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Under Offer ££350,000 Guide

Key Features

Converted barn
Characterful semi-detached accommodation
Popular location of Old Alcombe
Potential to extend and improve
Family ownership 77 years
No onward chain
Three bedrooms
Two reception rooms
Gas fired central heating
Garage, workshop and parking
Additional parking bay in Barton Road
Mature country gardens
Rare opportunity - viewing recommended
Within half a mile of superb moorland walks

About This Property

NO ONWARD CHAIN VIEWING RECOMMENDED Set in delightful gardens within Old Alcombe enjoying superb moorland walks nearby a characterful three bedroom semi-detached barn with garage, workshop and separate additional parking bay.

Orchard Cottage is understood to have been converted in 1945 and has since been in the same family ownership. Offering characterful light and spacious accommodation the cottage is being brought to the market considered to be in need of updating and modernisation with the potential to extend (subject to pp) if required. The cottage is of stone construction under a tiled roof with the benefit of gas fired central heating and some replacement and secondary double glazed windows. The measurements and layout of the accommodation is set out on the attached floor plan.

Entrance porch with stable door into kitchen, window with an aspect to the front. Fitted with a range of base units with worktops over, single drainer sink with cupboard under. Housing Ideal Mexico gas fired boiler, space and plumbing for washing machine and space for gas cooker. Pantry and a utility cupboard, door into hallway with doors to the lounge, dining room and bathroom and rear garden and stairs to first floor. The lounge is a light and spacious room enjoying a double aspect, glazed doors to the dining room which has an aspect to the front, feature fireplace with gas fire inset. On the ground floor you will find the family bathroom which is fitted with a three piece suite to include, bath, low level W.C., wash hand basin, heated towel rail and has an aspect to the front. The three bedrooms are situated on the first floor with bedroom one having a double aspect and fitted wardrobes, bedroom two an aspect to the rear, fitted wardrobe and bedroom three with an aspect to the front. From the landing there is a loft access which is we understand is part-boarded.

The additional parking bay in Barton Road was subject to a pre-existing licence to park. We are advised this has now been terminated. We are also advised the roof to the garage and workshop is thought to be asbestos.

The seaside town of Minehead is commonly known as the gateway to the Exmoor National Park where there are many interesting walks and other country pursuits to be enjoyed. The town boasts a wide range of shopping, leisure and recreational facilities, along with First, Middle and Upper Schools. The County Town of Taunton is approximately 25 miles distance with its wider range of shops and access to the motorway network and mainline railway station. Many of the renowned attractions of West Somerset and the Exmoor National Park are also within short motoring distance along with the rugged North Devon coast line.

To the side of the cottage there is a useful workshop with light, power and a gardeners toilet, two steps lead up into a single garage with electric door and parking to the front. The additional parking bay is located at the top of Barton Road.

The pretty gardens are a particular feature of the property and are manageable yet enjoyable with ornamental pond, patio and seating areas to make the most of the sunny aspect.
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