An individual architect designed 3 double bedroomed and 2 bathroom property occupying an exceptional elevated rural position with magnificent views, situated in a plot of 0.947 of an acre. Entrance hall, cloakroom, sitting room, part galleried dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, walk through pantry with access to the garage, utility room, master bedroom with en-suite and dressing area, 2 further bedrooms, family bathroom, beautiful landscaped gardens, extensive rural views, quiet private location, ample parking and garage.
Blue Cedars is situated in an exceptional position with panoramic open views over farmland and countryside beyond. The property sits on the fringe of the Blackdown Hills within easy access to Chard or Ilminster and the County Town of Taunton. The A303 is accessible for Exeter or London.
The property was originally built in the 1970s and was architecturally designed to make the most of its position and plot, being split level with every window either enjoying an open view towards countryside or looking up through the well kept gardens. The property is of reconstructed stone elevations under a pitch tiled roof with UPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating from a recently replaced boiler.
The accommodation has an entrance hall, cloakroom with cloak cupboard, double glass doors leading to the sitting room, which has picture windows and fireplace with wood burning stove. From the sitting room double glass doors open up to the part galleried dining room with windows looking up to the main garden and onto the rear patio area. The L shaped kitchen breakfast room has ample space for a table and has long fitted cupboards and a built in dresser. A door leads to the utility room at the rear and another to the single garage. The bedroom accommodation is well planned with the master suite at the front benefiting from a dressing area, en-suite bathroom and views to the open countryside. The further 2 double bedrooms are set off the galleried landing at the far end of the property together with a 2nd bathroom. The gardens are well planned and stocked with a range of colourful perennials and specimen trees. There is an attractive area to the front of the property enjoying the views from the terrace and walkway, together with a tiered landscaped garden with stone front boundary wall which adjoins the lane. The rear lawns are gently sloping with a range of specimen trees and large Blue Cedars. At the side of the property there is ample parking and a turning area with access to the gated entrance and garage. The gardens and grounds extend to 0.947 of an acre.
Blue Cedars is located in Clayhanger, a small hamlet about 400 feet above sea level with magnificent views over the surrounding countryside. The village of Combe St Nicholas is about 1 mile distant with excellent local amenities including post office, general store, public house, primary school and church. Ilminster is about 4 miles with Chard about 2.5 miles away both with major supermarkets, smaller shops, banks, medical services etc. The County Town of Taunton is some 11 miles to the North with excellent shopping and public schools. Leisure facilities in the area include several golf courses, a number of racecourses and the World Heritage Jurassic Coast is some 16 miles to the South. Both Exeter and Bristol are within easy reach as are the A303 and M5 motorway.
The property is approached from the lane with a section of shared drive between Blue Cedars and its neighbouring property. The drive then splits with a five bar gate leading into Blue Cedars with ample parking, turning area and lawns adjoining with a range of established trees including Wisteria.
Accessed from the drive is the
GARAGE 17'10" x 8'10" side window, light and power, 2 safes, door into the property.
The gardens to the front of the property are laid to lawn with a terrace and a further terraced area of garden which is beautifully stocked with walkways, stone boundary wall at the front with pedestrian gate. There is a terraced area set off the sitting room which enjoys the delightful views.
There is also a vegetable garden and timber greenhouse. The rear garden which gently slopes away from the property has well kept lawns, range of trees including Blue Cedar trees, oak, pine, beech, Catalpa and Liquid Ambar together with colourful large shrubs on the boundaries. There is a further patio area adjoining the rear of the property. The gardens and grounds extend to 0.947 of an acre.