The Woods is a delightful detached 17th century Grade II listed cottage offering well presented charming accommodation. The property retains many original period character features including flagstone floors, exposed stone walls, ceiling beams and roof trusses. There are attractive fire places and wonderful internal doors some are believed to date from the 15th century. The living space is quite versatile with four reception rooms, one could work as a fourth bedroom with adjoining shower room. There is fitted kitchen with pantry room and utility room, three first floor double bedrooms and two bathrooms. The cottage sits in attractive gardens approaching three quarters of an acre with sweeping gravelled drive and detached stone garage/workshop. .
Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas are all connected. Council tax band F.
Charlton Mackrell is a popular village 3 miles to the east of Somerton and 4 miles from the A303 Podimore Junction. The village provides a primary school and parish church and the neighbouring village of Charlton Adam offers a village stores, church and a pub. The surrounding centres of Street, Glastonbury, Somerton, Yeovil (11 miles) and Taunton (32 miles) provide a wider choice of shopping and recreational facilities. Castle Cary Railway Station 8 miles with a main line to London, Paddington.
12' 2'' x 11' 8'' (3.70m x 3.55m)
Thatched 'bonnet' porch with entrance door leading to the dining hall with window to the front, flagstone floor and attractive brick beamed fireplace housing a cast iron gas stove. Recess to the side with bespoke Elm cabinet, exposed stone wall, ceiling beam and radiator.
14' 9'' x 6' 11'' (4.49m x 2.10m)
With two windows to the rear one with a window seat, slate flooring and radiator. Exposed ceiling beam.
11' 3'' x 7' 11'' (3.43m x 2.41m)
With two windows to the front, range of fitted kitchen units with granite work surfaces over, fitted Smeg stainless steel oven and five ring Smeg gas hob over. Sink unit with mixer tap, fitted dishwasher, radiator and matching dresser unit. slate floor.
10' 2'' x 8' 10'' (3.10m x 2.68m)
With window to the side and stable door to the garden. Flagstone floor, range of fitted units housing gas fired boiler and hot water cylinder, space for a washing machine. Bowl sink unit.
7' 6'' x 6' 9'' (2.29m x 2.07m)
With window to the rear, half wall tiling and radiator.
12' 10'' x 9' 0'' (3.90m x 2.74m)
With window to the front with window seat, stairs leading to the first floor, radiator and flagstone flooring.
19' 2'' x 12' 3'' (5.84m x 3.74m)
With bay window to the side, two radiators and flagstone floor. Stone fireplace with beam over. Three wall light points.
With door to the side, quarry tiled floor, radiator and range of fitted book shelves.
With window, quarry tiled floor, half wall tiling, wooden stand with wash hand basin and mixer tap. Low level WC, large shower cubicle with mains shower. Underfloor heating.
11' 8'' x 11' 3'' (3.56m x 3.44m)
With window to the side and rear. Quarry tiled floor and radiator.
With window to the front and exposed roof trusses.
13' 10'' x 11' 10'' (4.22m x 3.60m)
With window to the front, radiator, exposed Elm floor boards and radiator.
En Suite Shower Room
11' 3'' x 7' 10'' (3.44m x 2.40m)
With window to the front and side. Bathroom suite comprising low level WC, iron stand with marble wash hand basin, free standing roll edge bath with claw feet. Radiator. Half wall paneling.
12' 1'' x 10' 11'' (3.68m x 3.32m)
With window to the front and side. Radiator and exposed roof trusses.
With window to the side and built in airing cupboard.
12' 2'' x 11' 8'' (3.70m x 3.56m)
With window to the side and rear, exposed roof trusses, radiator and built in wardrobe.
8' 5'' x 6' 3'' (2.57m x 1.90m)
With window to the side, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Free standing roll edge bath with claw feet. Radiator and built in cabinet.
The property is approached via a gravelled vehicular drive, five bar vehicular gate and sweeping driveway with central lamp post and light. The front gardens are laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders. A stone path leads to the front of the cottage.
Detached Stone Garage/Workshop
17' 5'' x 17' 5'' (5.32m x 5.32m)
With electric up and over garage door, power and light connected. Windows to the front and side, fitted work bench and store area. Door to side.
A pedestrian arch leads to the rear garden with stone patio. The rear garden is divided into various areas by pathways and box hedging with well stocked flower and shrub beds. There are mature trees and shrubs with rose garden, various seating areas, greenhouse and stone wood shed with power and light. An attractive summer house with power and light overlooks the garden and small pond. The garden opens to a lawned area with pedestrian gate giving access to an orchard area.