An immaculately presented detached barn conversion full of character set in beautifully landscaped gardens. Edge of village with garage and parking. EPC Band D.
West Slowley Barn is situated on the edge of the very pretty and interesting village of Luxborough, which has the benefit of a church, popular village hall and the renowned Royal Oak Inn. Roadwater is 4 miles to the east and the wonderful historic village of Dunster is 6 miles north. Roadwater has a local shop, post office, village hall and an inn and is situated approximately 4 miles from Williton, which has a larger range of shops providing for day to day needs.
The County town of Taunton, 20 miles away, has extensive retail and commercial facilities, together with access to the M5 and a main line rail station with fast trains to London. There are three independent schools at Taunton as well as the County cricket ground.DESCRIPTION
The property is set in an elevated position within a wide wooded valley with superb rural views. The barn has been skilfully and sympathetically converted retaining many original traditional features with stone elevations under a slate roof and beamed interior ceilings. Set in its delightful landscaped gardens the property now provides high quality and cosy accommodation.ACCOMMODATION
As illustrated by the floorplan, the front door leads into a welcoming conservatory. The kitchen/breakfast room, with engineered oak flooring, is well fitted with bespoke wall and base units, granite work surfaces, integral dishwasher, microwave, multi-function steam oven and a gas hob. This room is light and airy with part vaulted ceilings, a central island, space for a dining table and American style fridge freezer and stairs leading to the first floor. Leading off the hallway is a bathroom then the snug with coloured wood panelling to dado rail height. Adjacent is the good sized dining room with vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and views overlooking both the garden and the countryside. The delightful sitting room has a character vaulted ceiling, stone hearth with Woodwarm multi-fuel burner, windows to enjoy the views and stable door to the garden. There is a useful utility room.
Stairs from the kitchen access the galleried first floor landing giving access to the two double bedrooms. Full of charm both bedrooms have exposed beams and fitted cupboards and there is a central shower room.OUTSIDE
The property is approached from a lane leading to the gated gravelled driveway with plenty of parking and a garage. A gate leads through a picket fence to the beautifully landscaped south facing gardens, which have been cleverly terraced providing lawned areas, flower and shrub borders, trees, seating areas and a path to the rear garden.SERVICES
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil central heating. Broadband available.VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with the agents please. Stags Dulverton Office 01398 323174 or firstname.lastname@example.org.DIRECTIONS
From Taunton take the Minehead road. At Bishops Lydeard turn left onto the B3224 to Elworthy Cross. Continue straight across the junction at Elworthy Cross and continue on the B3224 to the Raleigh's Cross Inn continuing west. After about 1 mile take the right-hand fork by the Methodist Chapel continuing on the B3224 towards Wheddon Cross. After about 2 ½ miles take the small right hand junction to Luxborough and continue down the hill towards the village. Turn right into the small lane opposite the village hall and proceed up the hill and West Slowley Barn will be found immediately ahead of you.COUNCIL TAX
Band E (2018/2019)