Bishopston, Montacute


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A spacious three bedroom double fronted Hamstone house in a sought after village with garage/workshop, gardens and studio. EPC Band E


Digby House is set in the heart of this picturesque village and famous for it s National Trust owned Montecute House and other facilities including two pubs, church, primary school, village hall, petrol station, shop and village store. It is surrounded by National Trust woodland with wonderful walks up onto Ham Hill. Yeovil is within 4 miles where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found, together with a mainline railway station to London Waterloo, Exeter and Bristol.


Digby House comprises a character three bedroom end of terraced house constructed principally of Hamstone and set beneath a tiled roof. It is not listed but lies within the conservation area of the village. The property is offered in excellent decorative order throughout with many character features including open fireplace, exposed beams and some attractive Oak flooring and Limestone flooring throughout the kitchen. There are two reception rooms together with a good size kitchen/dining room with direct access into the garden, along with utility, cloakroom and useful garage/workshop currently used as a studio. On the first floor are three double bedrooms, bathroom and cloakroom. To the rear of the property are attractive walled gardens and a large studio which would make an wonderful home office.


Canopy porch with door leading to entrance hallway with quarry tiled flooring and stairs rising to the first floor. Sitting room has an attractive wood-block Herringbone floor, together with recessed log burner on a slate hearth and three wall light points. The dining room has an open fireplace with surround and mantle over, together with some exposed stonework to one wall and Oak floorboards. Useful storage area and cupboard under stairs. Steps lead up to the kitchen/dining room with views over the walled garden and is comprehensively fitted comprising Belfast sink with wooden worktops and a range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Integrated Esse electric double oven with two hotplates and an adjoining Smeg induction hob. Large wall cupboard housing the gas fired boiler, Limestone flooring throughout and glazed French doors to garden. Trap access to the roof void. The adjoining utility room comprises sink with wooden worktops and space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Limestone flooring and door to rear lobby with cold water tap, door to rear and adjoining cloakroom with low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Further door to garage/workshop currently used as a studio with glazed timber doors, Belfast sink, light and power.

On the first floor there is a large landing area with window to rear and attractive Oak flooring. Bedroom 1 with view to front and fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2 with view to front, cast iron fireplace and recessed shelving. Bedroom 3 with window to front. The family bathroom comprises free standing roll top ball and claw foot bath with shower attachment. Large shower cubicle, basin and Oak flooring. Adjoining cloakroom with low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and Oak flooring.


To the rear of the property is a gravelled area with gazebo and path leading to a useful garden store and outdoor electrics. The garden is protected by a stone wall with steps leading up to a paved sun terrace, with feature pond and various shrubs and bushes. Beyond here is a large lawned garden with attractive flower borders and at the far end of the garden, a large studio connected with power light and Wi-Fi, which would also make a wonderful home office. Further garden area to side.


All mains services are connected. Gas fired central heating.


Strictly by appointment with the vendors selling agent, Stags Yeovil office telephone 01935 475000


From Yeovil take the A3088 towards Exeter and before reaching Cartgate Roundabout turn left towards Montecute. At the end of the road turn left and continue into the village. Just before St. Catherines church, Digby house will be seen on your right hand side.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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