Triscombe, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, Somerset, TA4


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A wonderfully situated country property set within beautifully stocked gardens on the southern slopes of the Quantock Hills. In all about 3.864 acres.

Park Cottage occupies an enviable setting on the Southern lower slopes of the Quantock Hills and enjoys wonderful views across to the Brendon Hills and around to the rear of the property up to the Quantocks themselves while also close to the tiny Hamlet of Triscombe the property is close to the favoured village of Crowcombe with its excellent lively community, ancient church, post office store and village inn. There is also an primary school and modern village hall. Williton is close by with a range of day-to-day amenities. Similarly, the village of Bishops Lydeard offers excellent amenities. Taunton, the county town of Somerset is within easy reach, providing good transport facilities including mainline station with fast trains to London Paddington scheduled to arrive within an hour and forty-five minutes and the M5 Junction 25 provides fast access to Exeter, Bristol and London via the M4. Taunton is home to the County Cricket Ground, has a good shopping centre and is well-known for its range of independent schools. The Quantocks provide miles of good walking and riding country and spectacular views are enjoyed from the heather topped beacons.

Park Cottage provides an easy to manage, peacefully situated country home and enjoys glorious outlooks from all principal rooms. The accommodation is surprisingly spacious and offers particularly good reception space with a well-proportioned drawing room with triple aspect, a dining room, a garden room enjoying the views and a spacious kitchen and breakfast room with Aga. The bedrooms are all of good size, the fourth bedroom also providing a dressing room if so required.

The property is approached via a traditional five bar gate (remotely operated) and leads into ample parking to the front of the property. Lawned gardens stretch up to the east and north and have been welldesigned to provide year round interest including magnolias, camellias, rose beds and provide a lovely setting for an octagonal summerhouse. The higher area of lawn is enclosed and has a small spiny of silver birch, a kitchen garden area which is served by two timber garden store sheds. A gently sloping paddock stretches up to the north of the property from which the glorious views are enjoyed. In all about 1.564 hectares (3.864 acres).

Entrance Hall


Kitchen / Breakfast Room

Four Reception Rooms

Principal En-Suite Bedroom

Two Further Bedrooms

Bedroom Four / Dressing Room

Garden Stores

Gently Sloping Paddock

Glorious Views

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