De Combe House is the result of a successful conversion of a Grade II listed former grammar school building into 19 apartments and is located in a designated conservation area, within easy walking distance of the town centre. Amenities include a variety of healthcare, leisure and shopping facilities including Waitrose superstore, sports centre and general hospital. Yeovil is within 9 miles and on a regular bus route where an excellent range of shopping and recreational facilities can be found including High Street and out of town retail, district hospital, leisure park and multiplex cinema.
Transport links from Crewkerne are excellent with a mainline train station located approximately 1 ½ miles from the property, which is on a regular Exeter to London (Waterloo) line. The A303 can also be joined approximately 5 ½ miles to the north of the town and access to the M5 motorway at junction 25 at Taunton.DESCRIPTION
11 De Combe House comprises a well proportioned ground floor apartment set within this attractive Grade II listed building and is accessed via a shared hallway, with one other apartment. The rooms are well proportioned in particular the main living/dining room which offers wonderful views over Crewkerne and the countryside beyond. The kitchen is well appointed and there are three bedrooms, one which is currently used as a home office, together with a family bathroom and wheelchair friendly wet room. The property benefits from gas fired central heating and secondary glazed windows. Outside are communal gardens together with double garage/ workshop approached through electric up and over garage door.ACCOMMODATION
A ramp leads to a shared entrance hall with one other apartment with useful storage cupboard and entrance door leading to the apartment. The hallway benefits from trap access to the roof void via aluminium extension ladder which leads to a large roof void approximately 5 feet high and is fully boarded and connected with power, light and with windows. In the hallway there is also a generous linen cupboard with slatted shelving and cupboards over. The main living/dining room is a most delightful room of excellent proportions with views from three aspects which overlooks the town and adjoining countryside. It has a feature fireplace and coved ceiling. Adjoining kitchen is comprehensively fitted and comprises 1 ½ bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over. Adjoining worktop surrounds with a range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Bosch gas hob with extractor over, together with double oven and grill, space and plumbing or washing machine and dishwasher. Wall mounted Worcester gas fired boiler and large window. Bedroom one enjoys views from two aspects, together with fitted wardrobe, hanging rail and shelving with cupboards over. Bedroom two has a vanity unit with inset wash hand basin with cupboards under and large window. The family bathroom comprises bath, low level WC, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and heated towel rail. Adjoining wet room ideally suited for wheelchair use with large accessible shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, bidet and heated towel rail. Bedroom three has two internal windows and is currently use as a home office.OUTSIDE
De Combe House is approached from Mount Pleasant via a sweeping tarmac driveway which leads around to the front of the building and culminates in a communal parking and turning area. The driveway is bordered by well maintained communal gardens and grounds which primarily comprise smooth lawns, flower borders interspersed with mature trees and shrubs. To the rear of the apartment can be found a double garage/workshop approached through a metal electric door and is connected with power and light along with shelving.SERVICES / TENURE
All mains services are connected. Gas fired central heating.
We understand that the property is held on a long leasehold of 999 years from July 2007 and benefits from a share of the freehold with a service charge of around £140.00 per month.VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with the vendors' selling agent, Stags, Yeovil office. Telephone 01935 475000.DIRECTIONS
From Yeovil take the A30 towards Crewkerne and continue on this road into the town. Upon passing the cemetery, on the left hand side, head down hill on Mount Pleasant where De Combe House will be seen on the right hand side. Follow the driveway to the front of the building where visitors' parking can be found. The entrance to no. 11 can be found on the far side of the property, access via either steps or a ramp with its number clearly marked on the door.