Tithill, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton
£595,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 5
An excellent opportunity to modernise a charming Grade II Listed house with an abundance of character and history, situated in approximately 1.3 acres with a range of outbuildings with potential for development.

DESCRIPTION

The Cottage is a charming Grade II listed thatched house steeped in history and retains many of its original period features. The house is now in need of complete restoration and renovation and is offered to the market with no onward chain. It is the position of the property that is so special, situated in a rural location overlooking fields and is close to the villages of Bishops Lydeard and Cotford St Luke.

ACCOMMODATION

The accommodation includes an original cross passage hall with kitchen and utility, three reception rooms and ground floor bathroom. On the first floor there are two staircases at either end of the cottage giving access to the five bedrooms and a family bathroom. The gardens extend to 1.3 acres with a range of outbuildings including a Dutch barn and garaging.

SITUATION

The Cottage in situated in an enviable location and is only a short distance from the popular village of Bishops Lydeard with access to all of the local facilities including shops, post office, pubs and church. The nearby village of Cotford St Luke also has a pub and convenience store. Taunton is readily accessible with a more comprehensive range of facilities and amenities including the mainline railway station to London Paddington and easy access to the M5 motorway. The area surrounding the property is surrounded by miles of footpaths and will be of considerable interest for those who enjoy walking and rambling.

OUTSIDE

The Cottage stands in gardens and grounds extending to approximately 1.3 acres. At the front of the house there is an area of lawn with pond and a number of specimen trees and shrubs that is currently overgrown in part. The driveway extends to a turning circle at the rear of the house where there is parking and space for a number of vehicles. Beyond this is a large area of lawn and a number of mature trees. There are a range of stores and outbuildings including a lean-to garage and a corrugated iron clad Dutch barn with lean-to extension providing opportunity for development or conversion, subject to necessary planning consents.

DIRECTIONS

From Taunton, following the A358 towards Minehead and Bishops Lydeard. On the outskirts of the village take the first exit signposted for Cotford St Luke, head along this road taking the first turning on the right immediately after the bridge on to Tithill Lane. Follow the lane for approximately 1 mile with the entrance to the property can be identified on the left.

SERVICES

Mains electricity, private water and drainage.

VIEWINGS

By appointment via Stags Taunton 01823 256625

01823 619815

Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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