• Reception hall
• Open plan kitchen/dining room
• Sitting room with a triple aspect
• Five bedrooms (master en suite)
• Two bathrooms
• Superb position overlooking fields
• Gardens and grounds of approximately 1 acre
• Wonderful far reaching views
An individual double fronted Georgian style detached house in an enviable location with gardens of approximately 1 acre.
Little Oaks is conveniently situated in a rural location on the eastern fringes of Taunton, close to the popular village of Stoke St Mary. Stoke St Mary is approximately 3 miles south east of Taunton benefits from local amenities, which include a public house and ancient church. The property falls within the catchment area of the highly favoured primary school in Thurlbear and is ideally positioned for those needing access to the M5 motorway and the A303 being the short drive from the A358, which links the two. For those with walking a riding interest, the property is situated at the foot of the Blackdown Hills, which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Taunton, the County Town of Somerset has a diverse shopping centre with a combination of well-known high street stores and independent local retailers. Taunton is also well regarded for its independent and state schools. There is a mainline railway station, which has fast services to London Paddington and for those wishing to travel further afield, there are international airport at Bristol and Exeter both approximately 45 minutes drive.
Little Oaks is a recently completed individual detached property, which has been built in a Georgian style. The house has been cleverly designed to capture all available light, with reception rooms, taking full advantage of its enviable setting. The developer has incorporated a number of different features to keep running costs low, which include high insulation standards and uPVC double glazed windows and doors. The house has an attractive double fronted facade with mellow brick elevations under a pitched tiled roof. The well proportioned accommodation amounts to approximately 2586 Sqft and is arranged over three floors.
The accommodation includes an open plan reception porch with turning staircase to the first floor and doors to the reception rooms and cloakroom. The sitting room includes a triple aspect with double doors to the rear, which creates a perfect position for a garden room/conservatory(subject to necessary planning consents). The kitchen dining room is fitted with a range of matching high gloss wall and base units with work surfaces incorporating a one and a half bowl sink unit and a five ring gas hob with a stainless steel extractor hood over. There is also a built in double oven, integrated dishwasher and space for an American style fridge freezer. This room has dual aspect windows and wooden affect flooring. On the first floor there is a wonderful master bedroom suite with dual aspect windows, which enjoys wonderful views to the south towards Castle Neroche and to the north, West Monkton. The en suite is beautifully fitted and incudes a his and hers wash basins, double shower cubicle and WC. There are two further bedrooms both with wonderful views and a separate fitted bathroom suite. From the landing a vaulted galleried ceiling provides access to the second floor, which includes two further bedrooms and another fitted bathroom suite.
Externally the house is approached from a quiet country lane via five bar gates. The gates open onto a gravelled driveway where there is a timber store and parking area. The drive sweeps past the front of the house to a further parking and turning area. The gardens are a wonderful feature of the house, backing onto open farmland and enjoy wonderful views towards Stoke Woods. The garden is laid to lawn and has been planted with a number of specimen trees and plants and extends to approximately 1 acre, enclosed by stock proof fencing.
From the centre of Taunton, proceed out of town along South Road on the B3170. Proceed past Kings College and onto Shoreditch Road. Continue over the motorway bridge and take the first turning left signposted to Staple Fitzpaine. Proceed down the hill and after a short distance continue straight on at the sharp bend and follow the country lane for approximately 500 yards where the entrance to Little Oaks can be identified on the left hand side.
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