Loxley is an attractive and well proportioned Grade II Listed period house with off road parking, garage & beautiful mature gardens to the rear. Entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, drawing room, kitchen/breakfast room, pantry, utility room, downstairs cloakroom, 4 bedrooms (1 e-s), family bathroom, separate shower room & WC.
Norton Fitzwarren is a popular village three miles to the north west of Taunton and is virtually a gateway into the lovely countryside of West Somerset. Local amenities include a primary school, post office/shop, hairdressers, public house, village hall and a regular bus service runs to and from Taunton town centre. Norton Fitzwarren has a growing population as well as a new development of shops and includes plans for a by pass which has been partially completed. Norton Fitzwarren also has the advantage of being within cycling distance to Musgrove Park Hospital and the prestigious Nuffield Hospital.
Taunton, the County town of Somerset, has an excellent range of scholastic, shopping and recreational facilities. There is also excellent communication facilities with an intercity railway station and easy access to the M5 motorway via junction 25.
Loxley is a handsome double fronted Georgian villa. The accommodation is well proportioned and includes many features of the period including high ceilings and light well proportioned reception rooms, two with open fireplaces. The kitchen has been fully fitted and includes a walk in pantry, rear hall and downstairs cloakroom. There is a further drawing room to the rear of the house, a second staircase leads to the back part of the house, and there is a further side entrance and utility room.
The entrance hallway has an elegant turning staircase leading to the first floor where there are four bedrooms, the master bedroom having an en-suite bathroom and built in wardrobes. The second bedroom also has a range of built in wardrobes along the length of one wall. There are two further bedrooms, a family bathroom, separate WC and shower room.
Outside there are enclosed gardens to the front of the house with a driveway that provides parking at the side of the house, which leads to a garage. The rear gardens are delightful and have been landscaped to provide deep-planted herbaceous borders, paved patio area, lawn with vegetable garden and a number of specimen trees.
Covered Entrance Porch
Heavy glazed panel front door to
Elegant turning staircase to first floor and half landing. Understairs alcove with door to understairs storage cupboard. Door to inner hallway, kitchen, drawing room and dining room.
A wonderful light room with high ceilings centering upon an open fireplace with ornate surround with marble backing and hearth. Front aspect multi-pane glazed windows. Picture rail.
Two front aspect sash windows with original shutters, central open fireplace with ornate carved wooden surround, tiled backing and hearth, two arch display recesses to either side of chimneybreast. Serving hatch to kitchen. Original ceiling cornice.
Dual aspect windows. Recess with fitted dresser. Door to second staircase which leads to the half landing at the back of the house. Door to kitchen. Door to side entrance with door to outside. Door to
Single drainer sink unit. Workbench. Plumbing and space for washing machine. Dual aspect windows.
Fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with roll edge work tops and inset double bowl single drainer sink unit. Four ring gas hob. Built in double oven. Space for fridge freezer. Plumbing and space for dishwasher. Gas fired central heating boiler. Serving hatch to dining room. Three arched recesses. Fitted cupboard. Door to walk in larder. Window to rear and range of fitted shelving.
Flagstone floor. Door to rear garden. Window to rear. Door to
Low-level WC. Washbasin. Tiled floor. Window.
Access to the rear hall and back bedrooms.
Doors to bedrooms 1 and 2.
Two front aspect sash windows. Built in wardrobe with shelf and hanging space. Door to
Fitted with a panelled bath with tiled surround, fitted shower, low-level WC, washbasin and obscure glazed sash window.
Two front aspect sash windows. Built in double wardrobes. Shelf and hanging space. Exposed fireplace.
Staircase returning to the sitting room. Steps up to airing cupboard with hot water tank and slatted wooden shelving.
Dual aspect windows. Exposed brick fireplace. Door to built in storage cupboard.
Rear aspect sash window overlooking the rear garden. Door to
Suite comprising panelled bath with tiled surround, low-level WC, wash basin, rear aspect window and hatch to roof space
Low-level WC, obscure glazed windows, steps up to shower room with enclosed double shower cubicle with mains powered shower, pedestal washbasin and hatch to roof space.
A pedestrian gate leads to the front garden which is enclosed by low stone walling and laid to crazy paved patio. There is vehicular access to one side of the property with a driveway providing parking and access to the garage with metal up and over door.
At the back of the house there is a pathway with a stone returning wall and steps lead up to the rear garden which also extend to the side of the house. The rear garden has a paved patio area which overlooks the garden. The garden is laid to lawn with beautiful deep planted herbaceous borders with a number of specimen trees and shrubs with log store, vegetable garden and timber shed.
Strictly by appointment through the vendors selling agents, Messrs Stags, Taunton Office, telephone .
Proceed out of Taunton along Staplegrove Road and at the Cross Keys roundabout turn left into Norton Fitzwarren. Proceed into the village and Loxley can be found after a short distance on the right hand side, just after the bus stop, identified by a Stags for sale board.
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