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Spacious detached house, Shapwick

Guide Price £625,000 For Sale
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Address: Vine House - The Courtyard Shapwick
Town/City: Shapwick
Postcode: TA7 9LQ

County: Somerset
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref: #11094642

Property Summary

Vine House is a delightful and spacious property set within the heart of the desirable village of Shapwick. Built from mellow lias limestone and tucked away in an exclusive development of just 4 properties, this really is a fabulous family home in a wonderful location.

Boasting high ceilings, French doors and a pretty cottage style garden as well as a large double garage and parking. A welcoming porch opens into the spacious hall with oak floors and doors and window overlooking the front courtyard garden.  An attractive oak staircase leads to the first floor.  

The double aspect sitting room with French doors into the garden is spacious and light.  A stylish wood burning stove creates a cosy feel to this spacious room and handsome oak beams complete a traditional feel.  

At the heart of this spacious home is the open plan kitchen which flows into the dining area and garden room, providing perfect contemporary living where all the family can be together. Bespoke kitchen units with integrated appliances including a range cooker are complemented by dark granite worktops.  The dining area has a window overlooking the garden and the gorgeous garden room is the perfect sunny spot to relax, with its high ceiling and French doors which open onto the cottage style garden.   

The study is double aspect and can easily be used as a guest bedroom as there is a shower room next door.  The utility room opens into the double garage which is perfect on a winter day when you can drive into the spacious garage with its electric up and over door to unload your shopping without a drop of rain touching you.  

On the first floor is the principal bedroom with high ceilings and spacious en-suite, two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom complete the first floor. 


Vine House is set within a pretty cottage style garden, with lawn, terrace, and deep boarders filled with trees, shrubs and flowers.  The vine, which gives this house its name, winds its way around the pergola, creating shade on a summer day.  At the far end of the garden is the summer house and a useful garden shed sits at the side of the property.  To the front is a private walled courtyard.  In front of the double garage is a gravel drive providing parking for at least two cars.  


Shapwick is a popular small rural village situated on the slopes of the Polden hills in Somerset with fabulous walks on the doorstep with a thriving community and pretty church. The Shapwick Heath Nature Reserve is nearby where the beautiful starling murmurations can be seen.  There are great pubs in the nearby villages, The Crown at Catcott offering great food, The White Hart in Chilton Polden as well as The Red Tile in Cossington which specialise in pizza. There is also a gym and health club within a few minutes’ drive nearby which also boasts a fabulous beauty salon, The Parlour, which offers a range of quality nail and beauty treatments all set in a luxurious setting, not to mention "Fuelled by Liv" where you can enjoy coffee, cake, brunch and more. "Gwillams of Edington" a family run business which originally specialises in garden machinery but offers so much more including a delicatessen and post office - if you can’t buy it at Gwillams you can’t buy it anywhere, from fine champagne to secateurs to posting a letter, Gwillams has it all. In the next-door village of Edington is the local doctor’s surgery and dispensary.  Good road access is available to junction 23 of the M5 and to Street along the A39. Good rail transport links to London can be found at Castle Cary and Bridgwater railway stations, (just about 20 mins drive), which both offer excellent direct rail services to London Paddington. There are Airports in Bristol and Exeter offering connections within the UK, Europe and beyond. 


Primary schools are at the neighbouring villages of Ashcott and Catcott. Local state secondary schools and colleges can be found at Street (Strode College). Glastonbury and Bridgwater (Bridgwater College).  Excellent independent schools which include Millfield Senior and Prep School, Wells Cathedral School, Downside and All Hallows prep school as well as Kings College and Queens College in Taunton are within easy reach.  


Once on Church Lane you will pass the church on your right, take the next right into The Courtyard, number 4 (Vine House) can be found at the far end of the road.   

Post code:  TA7 9LQ.        

What 3 words: acclaimed.sifts.about


Electric, water, oil 

Council Tax Band G  

Local Authority  Sedgemoor District Council  

Tenure  Freehold  

EPC rating D   

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Property | Estate Agents | Sales & Lettings 

Wells |Bruton |Shaftesbury
  • Ref: 11094642
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Desirable village
  • Spacious detached house
  • Cottage style garden
  • Gorgeous garden room
  • 3 Double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms & shower room
  • Study / bedroom 4
Guide Price £625,000
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