- Handsome individual detached 1920's house with land and buildings
- Spacious and elegant reception rooms
- 4 Bedrooms and 3 Bathrooms
- Excellent range of outbuildings including stables and barn
- Garden, orchard and paddocks. In all about 3 acres
- Barns with potential for development/conversion (subject to usual consents)
- Attractive edge of village location
- Views to the Quantock Hills
- No Onward Chain
A handsome and individual 1920's detached house with an excellent range of stables and barns, occupying an attractive location on the edge of this popular village with garden and paddocks. In all about 3 acres
Built in the 1920's this handsome and individual detached house offers spacious family sized accommodation and has a particularly attractive main elevation of pleasing symmetry. The property is offered with oil fired central heating and double glazing. The property offers huge potential to extend (subject to the usual consents), it stands in good sized gardens and is offered with an excellent range of outbuildings which have their own separate access.
The accommodation is light and airy and centres upon an impressive part galleried reception hall. The drawing room is of good proportions and extends to almost 24'. It enjoys a triple aspect and there is an open fire. The dining room is also well proportioned and has 2 windows on the front elevation providing views to the Quantock Hills. There is also a less formal Snug/family room which opens directly to the conservatory and overlooks the rear garden. The kitchen/breakfast room is a good sized family room and is well fitted with a range of base and wall mounted units with a tiled recess housing an Aga. There is also a walk in pantry/freezer room. Also on the ground floor can be found a guest cloakroom, a gardener's wc, a boiler room and 2 stores. Integral to the accommodation is a garage which, subject to the usual consents, provides the potential to be converted and provide further living accommodation.
On the first floor can be found a large Master bedroom with an attractive double aspect, built in wardrobes and en suite bathroom. The guest bedroom also has an en suite bathroom. There are 2 further bedrooms and a further bathroom.
Grendon House stands in good sized gardens which provide a wonderful setting for the house and afford it a good deal of privacy. The property is approached over a large sweeping gravelled driveway providing ample parking. The front garden includes areas of lawn with flower and shrub borders and is screened behind mature hedging. The rear garden is also lawned and includes a paved terrace providing an attractive sitting/dining out area. There are also further flower borders and a greenhouse. A separate entrance, gives access to the stables, barns and the garages. These buildings provide potential for development/conversion, ideal for those looking to create an annexe or home office (subject to the usual consents). Adjacent to the buildings can be found a small orchard and a paddock. Situated on the opposite side of the lane can be found a further paddock. In all the grounds extend to about 3 acres.
Grendon House occupies an elevated position set on the outskirts of the popular village of Bishops Lydeard. From the house there are attractive views towards the Quantock Hills. Bishops Lydeard provides a thriving village community with many clubs and organisations and amenities to include shops, pubs, Parish Church, primary school, Dentist surgery, village hall, playing field and garage. The village lies close to the Quantock Hills which have been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and they provide miles of footpaths and bridleways, ideal for those with walking and riding interests. Also nearby can be found Cedar Falls Health Farm and Spa. Taunton the county town of Somerset is also readily accessible.
Leave Taunton in a north-westerly direction on the A358 heading towards Minehead. Continue along the Bishops Lydeard by pass and at the mini roundabout, continue straight ahead. Shortly thereafter, take the next turning on the left hand side and continue past Dunkirk Memorial House and the property will be found as the second house on the left.