A well presented and spacious detached bungalow set in approaching 0.5 acre in the desirable village of Chaffcombe. Vacant possession with no chain. EPC: Band D
Traditionally built with reconstituted stone set beneath a tiled roof this spacious bungalow offers accommodation set over one level in a village only a short distance from the town of Chard. The property has undergone recent improvements and modernisation including a new kitchen with underfloor heating and travertine floor tiles, updated shower room, carpets and decoration throughout. The heating is provided by an oil fired boiler to radiators, an oil fired Aga in the kitchen and woodburning stove in the sitting room. Hot water is by electric immersion heater. Double glazing is installed. The accommodation briefly comprises of a very spacious family kitchen/dining room, good size sitting room, conservatory, cloakroom, utility room, pantry, 3 bedrooms and a family bathroom There is also an integral garage which could be converted into extra accommodation as there is further garaging within the curtilage. There is also an attic room which has been insulated, boarded and has electrics and lighting installed, currently accessed by loft ladder. This could be converted into extra accommodation subject to planning and the necessary consents.
The elevated bungalow sits centrally within a southerly facing plot approaching 0.5 acre and has panoramic views over the surrounding countryside. The aspect of the property ensures the main living rooms have a light and airy feeling providing good levels of natural light for much of the day. The garden wraps around the property with a sweeping drive leading to the front door from the lane and entrance. A tarmac driveway leads to a large parking area in which the property lies on one side and a double garage with workshop and store room on the opposite side. The lawns have been planted with a mixture of plants, shrubs and trees whilst there is an impressive vegetable patch. A large greenhouse, propagation house and garden shed will remain with the property. There is a good size patio to the rear of the house.
Chaffcombe is a delightful village some 2½ miles to the North East of Chard close to the Nature Reserve at the reservoir and surrounded by unspoilt countryside. This is a thriving community with various village hall activities, a fine old church and within easy reach of the towns amenities. Chard is well served with a choice of major supermarkets, smaller retailers, leisure facilities etc and the County town of Taunton is about 15miles to the North. Both the M5 motorway and the A303 are easily accessible and there is an intercity rail service from Crewkerne (London to Waterloo) some 7 mile distant.
This property has to be viewed to fully appreciate the beauty of its location, private aspect of much of the garden and countryside views