Kirkham Street, Somerton

Guide price

Bedrooms: 2
A charming two bedroom semi-detached cottage overlooking walled gardens with off road parking, detached garage and walking distance of the town centre. EPC BAND E


Monteclefe Cottage is quietly tucked away, yet in the heart of this sought after town and a short level walk to the town centre. Somerton was the ancient county town of Wessex in the 8th century and is a former market town. There is an excellent range of local amenities including the renowned 28 Market Place restaurant/bakery/coffee shop, butchers, public houses, restaurants and schools. For a greater selection Yeovil is within 10 miles where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found. The mainline railway stations are located in Castle Cary and Yeovil and the A303 is located nearby, giving good access to London and the South West. The property is also within easy reach of Street, Glastonbury and Wells.


Monteclefe Cottage comprises a two bedroom semi-detached cottage constructed principally of Blue Lias stone and set beneath a tiled roof. Although the cottage is in need of some updating, it offers excellent ground floor accommodation with sitting room and adjoining dining room, along with a good size kitchen/breakfast room and a second reception room/garden room. On the first floor can be found two double bedrooms and a bathroom. The property benefits from gas fired central heating, together with uPVC double glazed windows on the front elevation, including 6 sash style windows. Outside there are attractive cottage gardens to the front, being walled and beautifully planted, together with off-road parking for three vehicles, along with a detached garage.


Outside courtesy light with door leading to entrance porch, with quarry tiled floor, window to side and gas and electric meters. A door with a beautiful leaded stained glass window opens into the sitting room with a living gas flame fireplace with marble surround and hearth. Recessed shelving and picture rail. Large opening leads into the adjoining dining room with recessed cupboard and shelf. Picture rail and doorway with stairs leading to the first floor with useful cupboard under. From here a further door opens into the kitchen/breakfast room and comprises single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over. Wall mounted Worcester gas fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating. Worktop with a good range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Space for gas cooker and space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge. Door leading to the garden room with exposed stonework to two walls, along with window and door to front.

On the first floor is the landing with Velux roof light. Linen cupboard with slatted shelving and cupboard over and adjoining large store cupboard. Bedroom one enjoys wonderful views over the front garden together with a range of fitted bedroom furniture and further cupboard with hanging rail and shelf, with cupboard over. The family bathroom comprises an enamelled bath with electric Mira shower over, together with pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC, shaver socket and airing cupboard housing the factory lagged copper cylinder. Bedroom two also enjoys views over the front garden, together with a cast iron fireplace.


Monteclefe Cottage enjoys a delightful garden which is walled together with some hedging providing privacy. A pair of wrought iron gates open onto a gravelled driveway, providing parking for approximately three vehicles along with access to the detached stone and tiled garage. It is approached through a metal up and over door and is connected with power and light, along with a concrete floor and window to side. The cottage overlooks a west facing garden which is laid mainly to lawn with well stocked flower and shrub borders and a fine selection of roses. There is a large sun terrace with cold water tap, outside light and pathway leading to a wrought iron pedestrian gate.


Mains water, electricity and gas are connected.


Strictly by appointment through the vendor's selling agent, Stags Yeovil telephone 01935 475000


The property is easily located adjacent to the Market Place in the heart of the town. From here take Kirkham Street and after a short distance Monteclefe Cottage can be seen on the right hand side clearly identified by our For Sale board.

01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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