Magnolia House, The Causeway, MARK, Somerset
WHILST OUR OFFICE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED, SOME OF OUR STAFF ARE WORKING REMOTELY AND WILL HAPPILY ASSIST YOU WITH ANY ENQUIRIES YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING THIS OR ANY OTHER PROPERTY ....... Magnolia House is an impressive detached period farmhouse which has been extended and improved by the current owners and includes a detached holiday cottage. This charming red brick built family home features an attractive kitchen and dining room. There is a large dual aspect living room and at the front of the house there is a sitting room and a dining room. Upstairs there is a family bathroom and four bedrooms, the master with an en suite bathroom and a useful loft room. The detached two bedroom two bathroom holiday cottage provides a reliable income. Additional outbuildings offer further potential (STPP). There is attractive garden at the front of the house, a formal garden to the side and a courtyard garden with the holiday cottage. Beyond the outbuildings a gate opens up into a field with the plot thought to measure around two acres.


The day to day entrance for the property is at the back of the house with a door leading into the rear hall. There is a fitted shelving and a hanging rail ideal for cloaks and shoes. Tiled flooring and a door opening in to the:

Kitchen and Dining Room

This impressive room measures 17' x 13' 11" (5.18m x 4.24m) and is well suited to modern family life. The kitchen area is fitted with a range of bespoke wooden base units with granite work tops over. Belfast sink and mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher and an Aga with an extractor hood over. Larder cupboard, another cupboard with space for a freestanding fridge freezer and a door opening to storage under the stairs. Tiled flooring throughout and recessed down lighting. French doors open into the formal garden at the side. Wooden double glazed windows on both side. Ample space for a dining room table and chairs. <br/><br/>Door to:

Utility Room and WC

Measures 10' 3" x 7' (3.12m x 2.13m) with fitted base units with wooden work tops over. Inset china sink with hit and cold taps over. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Wooden double glazed window to the wide and a door opening out to the rear. Tiled flooring and recessed down lighting. Floor mounted oil fired boiler. Door to the downstairs WC. <br/><br/>Back to the kitchen and leading off is the:

Living Room

This attractive dual aspect reception room measures 18' 6" x 17' 2" (5.64m x 5.23m) and has a feature woodburning stove in a central position. Wooden double glazed windows on both sides and French doors opening out to the patio and garden<br/><br/>A door from the kitchen leads into the traditional entrance hall with an attractive tiled floor, wood panelling to dado height and stairs leading to the first floor. Doors to the two front receptions in the oldest part of the property.


Originally the front sitting room and measuring 11' 7" x 11' 3" (3.53m x 3.43m). Bay window to the front with wooden double glazed windows and original shutters. Open cast iron fireplace with tiled inserts and shelving in the alcoves. Picture rail.

Dining Room

Dual aspect with wooden double glazed windows, one to the side and a bay window to the front with a window seat. Measures 12' 2" x 11' 3" (3.71m x 3.43m) with a deep open fireplace.

Master Bedroom

A small lobby area has a large airing cupboard with the hot water tank, a hanging rail and shelving. A door then opens in to this large dual aspect bedroom which measures an impressive 17' x 14' (5.18m x 4.27m). Two wooden double glazed windows to the side and one to the rear. Large fitted wardrobes.

En Suite Bathroom

Roll top bath with claw feet and a central mixer tap with a hand held shower attachment. Separate fully tiled shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin and a low level WC. Measures 8' 2" x 7' 6" (2.49m x 2.29m) with tiled flooring, recessed down lighting and useful recess shelving.

Bedroom Two

Measures 11' 11" x 8' 4" (3.63m x 2.54m) with wooden double glazed windows to the side and rear.

Bedroom Three

Dual aspect with wooden double glazed windows to the side and front. Measures 11' 3" x 11' (3.43m x 3.35m) with recessed down lighting.

Bedroom Four

Another dual aspect room with wooden double glazed windows to the font and side. Measures 10' 11" x 8' 10" (3.33m x 2.69m) with a cast iron fireplace (not used) and recessed down lighting.

Family Bathroom

Fitted with a wood panelled bath and a separate walk in shower cubicle. Wall hung wash hand basin and a low level WC. Chrome ladder style radiator and recessed down lighting. Measures 8' 2" x 7' 10" (2.49m x 2.39m) with wood panelling to dado height along two walls and a wooden double glazed window to the front.

Loft Room

This versatile area has a vaulted ceiling with some restricted head room and measures 18' 8" x 9' 9" (5.69m x 2.97m). Storage in the eaves and two velux roof windows to the rear. Recessed down lighting.

Magnolia Barn

This attractive detached property has been providing the current owners with a reliable income from holiday letting. Access at the rear through the private courtyard garden. The entrance hall has a downstairs WC leading off and an corner with plumbing for a washing machine. The modern fully fitted Kitchen/Dining area measures 18' 8" x 10' and has a door leading out to the Sitting Room. This cosy space measures 15' 9" x 11' 3" with stairs leading up to the first floor. Bedroom One measures 18' 7" x 10' 2" with an En Suite Shower Room leading off and Bedroom Two measures 12' 3" x 8' 2" which has a Shower Room facility off the landing.

Outside and Outbuildings

The front garden is mainly laid to lawn behind a red brick wall with the drive to the side. This leads to the rear of the house and on to the parking, detached cottage, outbuildings and the field. The formal garden is at the side of the house and is accessed form the kitchen, living room and a gate at the side. There is also a vegetable garden alongside the outbuildings. The huge Barn with a carport measures 32' x 31' and the detached Garages and Workshop areas measure 24' x 19', 16' x 14' and 16' x 10'. All of the outbuildings offer potential for further accommodation and income, if required and STPP.

Garage and Parking

There is a garage and workshop at the rear as well as a large barn with a car port. In addition to these large outbuildings there is ample off road parking which is well suited to large vehicles such as a motorhome or caravan.

Services and Location

Mains electricity and water. Private drainage and an oil fired boiler for the main home. LPG fired boiler for the detached holiday cottage. The council tax band for the property through Sedgemoor District Council is: 'TBC'. The postcode for the property is: TA9 4QH. You will find our 'for sale' board outside.

About the Area

Mark is a very popular village about three miles due west of Wedmore. There are two pub restaurants, a village store and post office, a garage selling fuel, a church and a village hall. It is a very active community. There is also a playing field, bowls club and a cricket ground. The property is situated in the well regarded Cheddar Valley catchment area including Mark First School, Hugh Sexeys Middle School and the high performing Kings of Wessex Upper School. Local Independent schools nearby include Wells Cathedral School, Sidcot, Millfield and The Taunton Schools. Access to junction 22 of the M5 is only 10 minutes away, as is Highbridge &#38; Burnham railway station with regular trains to Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway. Bristol international airport is approximately 25 minutes north via the A38 with the centre of Bristol another 15 minutes further on.