Arley House is a stunning 19th century town house, occupying a prime location within the popular central market place of Somerton. The house offers spacious and elegant accommodation over three floors totalling in excess of 3000 sqft. With reception hall, 28ft drawing room with four large sash windows to the front elevation, dining room and kitchen/breakfast room. There is a large garden room opening to the garden terrace. Four first floor bedrooms with three bathrooms and a further bedroom in the attic. The property has a useful cellar and off road parking leading to a double garage. The south facing gardens are walled and offer a good degree of privacy.
Somerton was the ancient Capital of Wessex in the 8th century and a former market town. It then later became the County town of Somerset in the 13th/14th Century. There are good levels of amenities including some local, independent shops which you might like to explore throughout the town with quaint cafes where you can spend a day relaxing and enjoying lovely food within the beautiful old charm of a Market town. Somerton also offers a bank, library, doctor and dentist surgery; there are also several public houses, restaurants, churches and primary schools within the town. The Old Town Hall now houses the ACEArts Gallery and craft shop who present a varied, stimulating programme of exhibitions and related events throughout the year. A more comprehensive range of amenities can be found in the County town of Taunton to the west or Yeovil to the south. The mainline railway stations are located in Castle Cary, Yeovil and Taunton. The property is also well served by the A303 linking central London and the South West; the M5 can be joined at junction 23. There are excellent state and independent local schools notably Millfield, Wells Cathedral School, Bruton schools and Hazlegrove.
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Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are all connected. Council tax band G.
27' 11'' x 7' 9'' (8.50m x 2.36m)
Entrance door leads to the reception hall with stairs leading to the first floor. Door leads to the cellar.
18' 5'' x 13' 1'' (5.61m x 4.00m)
Stone stairs lead to a cellar with flagstone floor.
27' 11'' x 16' 1'' (8.50m x 4.91m)
With four large sash windows to the front. Hamstone fireplace housing a cast iron stove, exposed oak flooring and radiators.
15' 6'' x 14' 7'' (4.73m x 4.44m)
With French doors to the garden room and door to the kitchen. Radiator.
13' 6'' x 12' 6'' (4.11m x 3.80m)
With French doors to the garden. Range of units, built in double oven and four ring gas hob. One and a half bowl sink unit with mixer. Radiator.
With window to the side, low level WC and wash hand basin. Electric heater.
22' 7'' x 14' 6'' (6.89m x 4.43m)
With French doors opening to the garden and radiators.
With roof window and built in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and shelving. Staircase leads to the attic bedroom.
With window to the side, low level WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath and shower cubicle. Heated towel rail.
14' 0'' x 13' 10'' (4.26m x 4.21m)
With window to the rear, built in wardrobes and radiator.
14' 0'' x 13' 8'' (4.26m x 4.16m)
With window to the rear and side, built in wardrobes and radiator. Door to the bathroom.
13' 1'' x 12' 10'' (4.00m x 3.92m)
With two windows to the front and radiator.
En-suite Shower Room
With low level WC, wash hand basin and shower cubicle.
14' 2'' x 11' 4'' (4.33m x 3.45m)
With two windows to the front and radiator.
With low level WC, wash hand basin and panelled bath. Heated towel rail.
15' 9'' x 9' 11'' (4.80m x 3.01m)
With two roof windows to the front. Radiator and eves storage cupboards.
Large wrought iron vehicular gates lead to a off road parking area and access to the garage.
16' 9'' x 17' 0'' (5.11m x 5.18m)
With electric up and over garage door, apex roof storage and power and light connected. Door leads to.:-
16' 1'' x 4' 4'' (4.91m x 1.32m)
With Belfast sink, space and plumbing for washing machine.
To the rear of the house there is a large south facing stone terrace with steps leading to the lawned gardens with flower and shrub beds and mature trees. The gardens offer a good degree of privacy and enclosed by stone walling.