Tamarisk House, Burton Row, BRENT KNOLL, Somerset
Tamarisk House is a well presented four bedroom family home located on the edge of the village with impressive views up Brent Knoll. This modern detached property was built in 1997 by a highly regarded local builder for his own use. Light and very spacious throughout, the accommodation includes a lounge, dining room, family room and a study. The kitchen breakfast room has a larger than average utility room leading off. There is also a wonderful extension at the rear with an Amdega Orangery measuring a very impressive 37' x 16'. Upstairs there are four double bedrooms, two with en suite facilities. The large rear garden is perfect for families or those who enjoy entertaining. Mainly laid to lawn there is also a large split level patio as well as an impressive timber built Gazebo, both ideal for Al Fresco dining. The attractive front garden includes a large double garage as well as off road parking for up to eight cars.


The storm porch covers a hardwood front door with full length obscured glass panels either side which leads in to the wide and impressive ENTRANCE HALL. With a wooden staircase leading to the galleried landing on the first floor. Door to the DOWNSTAIRS WC with a low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin.

Reception Rooms

The SITTING ROOM is a spacious dual aspect reception room and measures 24' 9" x 12' 11" (7.54m x 3.94m). Featuring a Minster stone built fireplace with an open fire and a bay window to the front elevation. Sliding patio doors lead in to the ORANGERY at the rear. This wonderful extension measures an impressive 37' 9" x 16' 3" (11.51m x 4.95m) and includes a seating area at one end with a feature wood burning stove on a slate hearth. The stove has a back boiler which heats the under floor heating and has the ability to heat the hot water for the house if required. This light and spacious area is ideal for families and those who enjoy entertaining with the other end of this room set up as a games room, currently with a pool table and bar. Further sliding doors lead into the FAMILY ROOM which measures 14' 9" x 13' 3" (4.50m x 4.04m) and is also accessed from the entrance hall. Also off the hall is the DINING ROOM which measures 11' 11" x 11' 8" (3.63m x 3.56m) and the STUDY measuring 9' x 7' 9" (2.74m x 2.36m).

Kitchen Breakfast Room and Utility

This triple aspect room measures 14' 10" x 14' 1" (4.52m x 4.29m) and is fitted with a range of wooden wall and base units. An inset one and a half bowl sink and drainer unit with a mixer tap over. Double oven at eye level and an integrated gas hob with extractor hood over. Integrated dishwasher, recessed down lighting and ample space for a dining table and chairs. A door leads in to the UTILITY ROOM which has a range of wooden base units to match the kitchen. This larger than average room measures 14' 4" x 13' 4" (4.37m x 4.06m at its widest points) and offers ample space for further free standing appliances. Wall mounted gas boiler. Internal door in to the double garage and a door leading out to the patio and rear garden.

Master Bedroom

13' 4" x 13' 2" (4.06m x 4.01m) Range of fitted wardrobes including a dressing table with drawers under. Window to the rear with wonderful views up Brent Knoll. Door to:

En Suite Shower Room

6' 5" x 5' 11" (1.96m x 1.80m) Fully tiled walk in shower. Pedestal wash hand basin and a low level WC. Obscured glazed window to the side and tiling to the water sensitive areas.

Bedroom Two

15' 2" x 13' 2" (4.62m x 4.01m) Another spacious double bedroom with a window to the front. Door to:

En Suite Bathroom

6' 9" x 5' 11" (2.06m x 1.80m) Wood panelled bath with shower attachment and shower screen over. Pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and tiling to the water sensitive areas.

Bedroom Three

12' 11" x 11' 7" (3.94m x 3.53m) Large window to the front aspect.

Bedroom Four

12' 11" x 11' 1" (3.94m x 3.38m) Window to the rear elevation with views.

Family Bathroom

11' 7" x 7' 9" (3.53m x 2.36m) Wood panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment over. Separate fully tiled shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and an obscured double glazed window to the rear. Chrome ladder style radiator, tiled flooring and tiling to the water sensitive areas.


The property is set back from the road with wooden five bar gates opening on to the drive which runs along the side of the house to the rear as well as in front of the garage. On one side of the garage there is a large lawned area behind a brick built wall. This could provide further parking for a larger vehicle etc. On the other side of the house is an enclosed lean to running the length of the garage with a wood store providing excellent storage. Outside of the Orangery are steps leading up to a large patio area. This leads to the rest of the large family garden which is all laid to lawn. There is also a large timber built Gazebo to the side with ample space under for a table and chairs.

Double Garage and Parking

Fitted with power and light and with twin up and over doors at the front. Plenty of storage in the rafters and a door back in to the utility room. In addition to the garage there is off road parking at the front and along the side of the house for up to eight cars.

Services and Location

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Wall mounted boiler in the utility providing heating and hot water. The wood burning stove has a back boiler providing the room with under floor heating as well as hot water for the entire house providing a useful alternative to using the boiler. Council tax band (Sedgemoor) is: 'TBC' and the postcode for the property is: TA9 4BW.

About the Area

Brent Knoll is a charming village with a strong community. Within a few minutes walk are a well regarded primary school, 14th century church, village hall, post office, public house and store. Conveniently located for the A38 with easy access to Bristol and the motorway network with the M5 only 1.8 miles away. Bristol Airport is approx 14 miles away. There is a choice of excellent independent and state secondary schools nearby.