Thurloxton, Taunton

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
An attractive and substantial detached bungalow situated in a wonderful semi-rural location with gardens of approximately 0.5 acres. EPC Band D.


Lyngs Acre is situated in a lovely village location on the outskirts of Thurloxton. Thurloxton is a charming village located at the foot of the Quantock Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty. The village offers numerous opportunities for country pursuits with a wide range of footpaths and bridle ways nearby. Taunton, the County Town of Somerset lies 4 miles south west and is readily accessible via the A38. Taunton has an extensive range of shopping, recreational, scholastic facilities. The property benefits from good communications with the M5 and junction 24 and 25, both in close by. There is a main line railway station in Taunton, with a direct access to London, Paddington.


Lyngs Acre is an impressive and substantial architect designed bungalow, which has been superbly updated and improved by the current owners. The bungalow has approximately 3,000 sq ft of accommodation and is situated in a wonderful plot, with mature grounds and gardens approximately half an acre, with a lovely outlook over fields to the front and rear.


The accommodation includes an arched covered porch leading into an entrance hallway with exposed wooden floors with door to study, dual aspect windows. Further doors lead through to reception hall which in turn opens through to the conservatory with double doors opening onto the rear garden and patio. There is a cloakroom and access to the bedroom area with doors to the reception rooms. Open plan split level dining room/lounge with a part vaulted ceiling. Picture windows and French doors open onto the patio and overlook the garden feature, a central inset fireplace with slate hearth. The Kitchen is fitted with a range of matching wall and base units, granite work surfaces and a range of appliances and a central island unit, window with views and doors to outside, larder cupboard and door to the integral double garage.

There are four bedrooms, all with built-in wardrobes, all enjoy views over the gardens. The Master bedroom has a Jack and Jill bathroom shared with bedroom four, and includes a corner bath, corner shower cubicle, washbasin and W.C. The second shower room has been refitted and includes a double shower cubicle, low level W.C and wash basin and there is access from the hallway and bedroom three.


The property is approached by its own shared private driveway that leads onto only one other property. A pillared brick entrance opens up to a large parking and turning area, which in turn provides access to the integral double garage with an up and over door. The front gardens are laid to lawn surrounded by deep planted base borders and includes a number of mature conifer trees at one end. There is access via either side of the bungalow to the rear garden, on one side is a timber-built garden shed/workshop. The rear gardens have a beautiful deep paved terrace, enclosed by low brick walling, with steps leading down to the feature garden. The rear garden has been beautifully landscaped is laid to lawn with planted herbaceous borders and a number of specimen trees. In the centre of the garden is a feature circular patio area with inset pond and water feature. The garden faces due south and enjoys wonderful aspect over delightful countryside and across the village.


From the A38, continue towards North Petherton, heading towards the village of Thurloxton and proceed into the village towards the church. At the T Junction turn right into Knotcroft Lane and after a short distance turn left and you will shortly see the entrance to Lyngs Acre identified on the right-hand side.


The property has been fitted with solar panels with LPG heating. There is mains water, electric and private drainage.

01823 617493

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