Rectory Road, Staplegrove, Taunton

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A handsome period cottage, providing good sized accommodation with off road parking and a large garden. The property comprises two reception rooms, three good sized bedrooms and there are far reaching countryside views to the rear. EPC Band D.


5 Hillhead Cottages occupies a prominent position in the village of Staplegrove. Staplegrove is widely regarded as one of the premier addresses near the County town of Taunton. The town centre is within two miles and has an excellent range of shopping, leisure and scholastic facilities with top quality schools in both the state and private sectors. Taunton is well known for its excellent communication links to the rest of the Country including fast links to London Paddington in under two hours and the M5 motorway interchange at Junction 25. The Quantock Hills, the first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is close by and there are a wide array of footpaths and bridleways. Staplegrove itself retains much of its original charm and character and there is a shop, Post Office and parish Church in the village itself.


The property is approached off Rectory Road and there is a substantial parking area in front of the property.


The accommodation is well presented throughout and provides an entrance porch with bench seating and stairs rising to the first floor. There is a separate sitting room with an open fireplace with inset wood burner on a slate hearth. The sitting room is a light and spacious room with fitted shelving and this leads onto the study, which has double doors onto the garden. The open plan family kitchen / breakfast room is a delightful feature with a range of eye and low-level kitchen units and a Belfast sink. The dining area also has a feature fireplace with a tiled surround and timber mantle piece above. This is a dual aspect room and there is access to the utility room. Pedestrian door to garage, as well as access to the cloakroom with a low-level WC and wash hand basin. The utility room has a door to the outside.

On the first floor, the property has three good sized bedrooms, all with views over the fields beyond. The master bedroom benefits from a dual aspect with views East and West. On the landing, there is a family bathroom comprising of panelled bath with shower over, wash hand basin and low-level WC.


The garage is accessed via the utility room or via the up and over door. Power and light connected. To the front of the property, there is a low brick wall, which borders a section of lawn and then further leads to the large block paved parking area. There is side access that leads around to the rear garden. There is a large terrace area with low stone walling and steps up to the large expanse of lawn. The garden is well fenced and there is a lovely summer house. There is an area of raised bed in the eastern corner together with a garden shed. Overall, this is a highly desirable property and viewing is highly recommended.


Proceed into the village passing the Church on the left hand side. Take the next left into Rectory Road. Once on Rectory Road the entrance to 5 Hillhead Cottages can be identified after a short distance on the right hand side.

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