The Cottage, Castle Hill, - £339,950 | Under Offer

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*** NOW SOLD *** A detached character 4-bed cottage located on the edge of the village of Nether Stowey within the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offers generous and flexible family accommodation. Thought to have been built originally as two cottages about 150 years ago. In about the 1950s the property was considerably altered, and the present owners have consistently updated and improved the property to provide this delightfully situated detached country cottage with views over open countryside and the Quantock Hills.

Ground Floor

3' 3" x 6' 6" (0.99m x 1.98m) Enclosed Entrance Porch Door to garage and leading to the Utility room. Telephone extension point and power. Intruder alarm


Inner Hall Ceramic tiled floor and decorative timbers to ceiling. Display niche. Glazed French doors opening to the Sitting Room. An easy maintenance feature of this property is solid surfaces (tiled, wood or laminate) throughout the ground floor.

Downstairs Cloakroom

Wash hand basin. Low level WC.

Sitting Room

16' 2" x 11' 2" (4.93m x 3.40m) Fitted coal effect gas fire with a balanced flue. Display niches and shelf. Uplighter wall lamps. Dual aspect windows. Satellite & terrestrial TV points.


10'7" (3.23m) reducing to 7'6" (2.29m) x 14'1" (4.3m) overall. A mix of solid wood-fronted and - glazed fitted wall mounted cupboard units with a beech worktop inset with a gas hob and ceramic double sink. Separate pure water filter tap. Under-worktop cupboard and draw units incorporating an electric oven, built-in fridge and dishwasher. Larder cupboard and waste recycling storage space Under wall cupboard lighting is provided and there are additionally recessed ceiling spotlights. Ceramic tiled floor. Telephone point. Open plan access to:

Breakfast Area

19'9" x 6'2" (6.02m x 1.88m) Open plan with the kitchen Part-glazed door to rear garden. Ceramic tiled floor. Also from this area the staircase rises to the first floor landing.

Dining Room

13'10" (4.22m) overall x 11'4" (3.45m) Dual aspect windows. Open views of the Quantocks. Multifuel stove in a feature fireplace with wood and tiled surround. Wood cladding to the ceiling. Terrestrial TV point.

First Floor


Built-in storage cupboard over stairwell. Wardrobe. Large airing cupboard with a room sealed Vaillant combination gas boiler. Hatch to roof void.

Bedroom 1

14' 1" x 11' 10" (4.29m x 3.61m) Dual aspect windows with open countryside and Quantock views Built-in wardrobe. Telephone extension point. Opening to:

Dressing Room

Dressing Room 6'5" x 6'3" (1.96m x 1.9m) Dual aspect windows with garden and rural views.

Bedroom 2

11'5" x 10' max. (3.48m x 3.05m max.) Dual aspect windows Adjacent to shower room which could be incorporated to make an ensuite by re hanging the door in an existing frame

Bedroom 3

14'10" (4.52m) x 9'3" (2.82m) reducing to 5'10" (1.78m) Gable window overlooking garden. Part sloping ceiling. TV point.

Bedroom 4

13' x 6'1" (3.96m x 1.85m) Presently used as home office. Window overlooking garden. Recessed remote control ceiling spotlights. Telephone extension point.

Shower Room

Shower cubicle. Wash hand basin. Low level WC. Dado rail. Ceramic tiled floor


White coloured suite comprising a corner bath with electric shower fitting over. Wall mounted bathroom cabinets and cupboards with an integral wash hand basin. Low level WC. Stripped pine flooring. Dado rail.



The raised rear garden is a feature of the property, fully enclosed by Mediterranean style tile-capped and arched walling. There is a raised seating area with open views; a hot tub within a roofed pergola; an enclosed summer house with power, light and electric heater; two gravel seating areas one open with a wall fountain; one sheltered by a clear roofed logia; a garden equipment store, fishpond with water features and an area of lawn with flower beds and borders. Side access door to the road.


9' 10" x 13' 1" (3.00m x 3.99m) Garage/Workshop with space for one vehicle, light and power. Door to enclosed entrance porch.


6' 6" x 9' 10" (1.98m x 3.00m) Door to garage and rear garden Washing machine, chest freezer, second fridge, plumbing and space for tumble or second washing machine. Worktops and sink

Please Note

Note: Google Street Map images of the location now out of date!

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A holding fee of £150.00 is required to reserve a property

Referencing fees of £45 + VAT for an individual (over 18 – including guarantors) – different fees may apply for a company let

Tenancy Agreement fee £95 + VAT

A check in charge is payable by the tenant which varies on the size of the property and whether this is furnished or unfurnished

Prior to taking up occupation you will be expected to provide, in addition to the above, one month’s rent in advance and a tenant’s deposit equivalent to 1.5 times the rent payable per month. If your landlord consents to you having a pet at the property, a larger deposit will be required

On a renewal or extension of the tenancy a fee of £75 + VAT is payable