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8 bed detached house for sale

Elm Grove, Taunton TA1

  • Sold subject to contract
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(£197/sq. ft)

Property details

  • 8 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • Floor area 6,078 sq. ft


  • Magnificent detached Victorian vicarage
  • 5 bedrooms, 4 receptions
  • Gardens extending to 0.5 Acre
  • Period proportions and features
  • 2 self-contained flats
  • Double garage
  • Ample driveway parking
  • Garden square location
  • Convenient for town centre

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A rare opportunity to acquire a magnificent detached 5 bedroomed Victorian vicarage set in mature gardens and grounds of over half an acre in one of Taunton's most sought after locations, overlooking the Elm Grove garden square and having the benefit of two self-contained flats each with independent access and currently producing an income of £1,220pcm.

The main house accommodation comprises entrance hall, reception room with South facing bay window and period fireplace, dining room with period fireplace, kitchen/breakfast room with electric Aga and door to garden, family room, study, shower room, master bedroom with ensuite shower room and fitted wardrobe, 4 further double bedrooms, family bathroom and attic room on 2nd floor.

The fully enclosed South facing gardens extend to just over half an acre and are laid mainly to lawn with a variety of mature trees and shrubs providing privacy in this convenient location.

On the north side of The Old Vicarage are the two self contained flats providing ideal opportunities for rental or multi-generational living. Flat 1 comprises reception room, kitchen, double bedroom and shower room; Flat 2 comprises reception room, kitchen/dining room, 2 double bedrooms and bathroom.

The Old Vicarage is within a few minutes’ walk of the centre of Taunton, the County Town of Somerset with its excellent shopping centre and the Cooper Associates County Cricket Ground. Taunton benefits from a main line railway station linking to London Paddington in less than 2 hours and excellent communications for the M5 motorway at junction 25 situated on the eastern side of the town.

Taunton also offers a good selection of both state and independent schools including Castle School, Taunton School, King’s and Queen’s Colleges and Richard Huish Sixth Form College. For rural pursuits, the Brendon, Blackdown and Quantock Hills lie within easy reach and further West, Exmoor National Park provides excellent walking, riding and cycling.

Entrance Hall

Reception Room (6.12m x 4.90m (20'1 x 16'1))

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (6.71m x 4.88m (22' x 16'))

Family Room (4.88m x 4.45m (16' x 14'7))

Dining Room (4.88m x 4.27m (16' x 14'))

Study (4.27m x 2.57m (14' x 8'5))

Shower Room

Master Bedroom (4.88m x 4.88m (16' x 16'))

Ensuite Shower Room

Bedroom 2 (4.98m x 4.29m (16'4 x 14'1))

Bedroom 3 (5.36m x 3.61m (17'7 x 11'10))

Bedroom 4 (3.96m x 2.95m (13' x 9'8))

Bedroom 5 (3.66m x 3.25m (12' x 10'8))

Family Bathroom

Attic Room (5.79m x 3.56m (19' x 11'8))

Flat 1 - Reception Room (5.49m x 4.27m (18' x 14'))

Flat 1 - Kitchen (4.27m x 3.35m (14' x 11'))

Flat 1 - Double Bedroom (4.27m x 3.66m (14' x 12'))

Shower Room

Flat 2 - Reception Room (4.27m x 2.95m (14' x 9'8))

Flat 2 - Kitchen/Dining Room (6.58m x 3.84m (21'7 x 12'7))

Flat 2 - Bedroom 1 (4.27m x 3.84m (14' x 12'7))

Flat 2 - Bedroom 2 (4.29m x 3.45m (14'1 x 11'4))

Flat 2 - Family Bathroom

Double Garage (5.64m x 5.31m (18'6 x 17'5))

Cellar (4.88m x 3.96m (16' x 13'))

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Taunton 0.4 miles
  • Bridgwater 9.1 miles
  • North Town Academy 0.2 miles
  • St Andrew's Church School 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Taunton 0.4 miles
  • Bridgwater 9.1 miles
  • North Town Academy 0.2 miles
  • St Andrew's Church School 0.4 miles

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  • £366,333
  • Price decrease

  • -£28,573
  • (-7.235%)
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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
6th Aug 2019 £1,200,000 First listed
1st Feb 2006 £750,000 Last sold

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