BRIARY COTTAGE, HIGH STREET, KEINTON MANDEVILLE, TA11 6DZ
A delightful period cottage in this popular village between Glastonbury, Somerton and Castle Cary.
The terraced cottage has just been entirely renovated to an exceptional standard and is now a quite splendid, comfortable and extremely appealing home. The accommodation has double glazing and gas central heating.
It includes an entrance hall, sitting room, a superbly fitted open plan kitchen & dining room, utility room, cloakroom and on the first floor a luxurious bathroom and 2 double bedrooms.
Outside at front of the cottage is a parking area and at the rear a private walled courtyard and a store.
About the area
The thriving medieval village of Keinton Mandeville is surrounded by rolling countryside, footpaths and bridleways. The village has a store/P.O., a pub, farm shop, a very good primary school, active churches and various clubs and societies, including a thriving membership Tennis club – see www.keintonmandeville.com.
The A303 is just a few miles south and Castle Cary (10 mins away) has a regular mainline service to Paddington. The nearby towns of Glastonbury, Street, Castle Cary & Somerton all provide extensive shopping and business facilities.
There are also good state and independent schools close by including Strode College, Crispins, Ansford and Millfield.
Briary is in the centre of the village and the cottage stands back behind a parking area bordered by flower beds.
The cottage has recently been entirely renovated and is now an exceptional period property providing good quality accommodation to a contemporary standard. It has double glazing, central heating and many small but important details such as automatic lighting where required and ceiling downlights.
The front door opens into an entrance hall with a part glazed door then leading into the carpeted sitting room. This has an attractive fireplace as the focal point with an inset wood burning stove. Another feature are the 3 illuminated alcoves.
From this room is the large open plan kitchen and dining room which has a tiled floor. There is an excellent range of fitted storage cupboards plus work surfaces, a Franke sink unit and integral appliances including a fridge, freezer and dishwasher. There's also a substantial Stoves range cooker and a walk in pantry with shelving.
The dining area has plenty of space for a table and chairs and there are double french doors with full height glazed side panels to the courtyard.
A door opens from the dining area into a utility room with a tiled floor, sink unit, cupboards, work surface, the gas boiler and a cloakroom with a wc.
A door in the kitchen leads to the staircase to the first floor. Here are two carpeted double bedrooms with one having a large wardrobe. The bathroom has timber panelling and is very well equipped with a basin, wc, bath, shower and towel rail/radiator.
At the front of the cottage is a parking area and at the rear a quiet, secluded and private walled courtyard adjacent to the dining area. At the end of the courtyard is a stone store shed.
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