WHITE COTTAGE, HOLCOMBE LANE, MOORLYNCH, SOMERSET, TA7 9BX
Street 6 miles, Glastonbury 7 miles, Langport 9 miles, Wells 13 miles, Bridgwater 8 miles, Taunton 20 miles and Bristol 40 miles
A charming country property with wonderful views and a quiet, peaceful rural setting on the edge of the Polden Hills a few miles west of Street and in easy reach of Glastonbury, Bridgwater and Langport.
White Cottage is a comfortable home being an extended period cottage and which enjoys incredible views. The accommodation includes a large sitting room, dining room, kitchen, utility room, outer porch and on the first floor for bedrooms bathroom and a walk-in shower room.
Outside there is a large garage with parking and an absolutely delightful orchard garden. In all about 0.7 acres.
White Cottage is settled in a sheltered position on the hillside just above the popular village of Moorlinch. The property is approached from a very quiet, no-through country lane which serves just 5 houses.
The cottage has very comfortable accommodation and absolutely stunning views. The front door opens into the dining room which has a splendid inglenook fireplace with an open fire with a copper hood. Adjacent is the kitchen which has a tiled floor, fitted units, work surfaces, a dishwasher, cooker and fine views of the garden. Off the kitchen is an inner hall with a cloakroom with wc and basin and a utility room with sink unit, plus space and plumbing for a washing machine. A door opens from this inner hall to an outer porch /conservatory.
The principal room of the cottage is the large 22ft sitting room which has a fireplace on the west wall. The room enjoys lots of sunshine having large windows and a patio door which take full advantage of the spectacular views.
On the first floor are 4 bedrooms, a shower room and a family bathroom with a basin, wc and bath.
The house has double glazing and oil central heating.
Adjacent to the lane is a parking area and a large garage with double and single doors and room for 3 cars plus storage.
The cottage stands back from the lane, screened by a mature hedge which also shelters the front garden. There’s a further garden area on the east side with steps to the garage. On the north side is a large paved terrace, again taking maximum benefit of the views.
Beyond the house is a large sloping orchard garden with a variety of shrubs and trees.
About the area
Moorlynch lies in the heart of the beautiful Somerset countryside well away from any busy roads or unsightly commercial development. The village has an active community and a very popular pub. Within easy driving distance are various small towns and larger villages that provide range of shopping, cultural and sporting activities. These include Glastonbury, Street, Wells, Wedmore and Bridgwater with Taunton and Bristol also within commuting distance.
There are good communications with the M5 and A303, Bristol and Exeter airports and direct rail services to London at Taunton and Castle Cary.
The area has excellent state and independent schools including various primary schools, Hugh Sexeys and Kings of Wessex, Sidcot, Wells Cathedral, Millfield, Shapwick School (specialising in dyslexia), and the Taunton and Bristol schools.
From Street head towards Bridgwater on the A39. Continue past turnings into Shapwick and turn left onto Moor Road signposted Moorlinch. Drive down the hill and round the left-hand bend. Turn left after the bend onto Holcombe Lane. White Cottage is the second property on the left hand side.
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