Pretty character cottage in rural village

Pink painted cottages in Mead Lane, Blagdon, with white windows, flower gardens and a wall in front and conifer on the right.

The row of pretty cottages is in the centre of Blagdon - Credit: Debbie Fortune Estate Agents

A three-bedroom chocolate box cottage in the middle of the idyllic village of Blagdon, overlooking playing fields and a 15th-century church. 

The deceptively-spacious end-terrace forms part of an attractive row of painted former farmhand cottages.  

Sitting room of the cottage in Mead Lane, Blagdon, with wooden floor, fireplace with wood-burning stove and pine furniture.

The huge sitting room has plenty of room for a dining table, as well as lounge furniture - Credit: Debbie Fortune Estate Agents

Set behind a traditional stone wall, with a gated pathway leading to the pretty courtyard front garden, it also benefits from a tranquil hidden garden, just a few steps away. Entering the property via a traditional wooden porch and stable door, it comprises; a kitchen-breakfast room and sitting room on the ground floor, while the bedrooms and family bathroom are located on the first floor. 

An open wooden staircase to the first floor is a feature of the kitchen-breakfast room, which is fitted with modern Shaker-style units, complemented by wood worktops and offering space for white goods. The front window looks onto playing fields and there is a recess under the stairs for storage, another for a fridge-freezer and there is also space for a breakfast table.  

Kitchen with grey tiled flooring, white units, wooden worktops, breakfast bar, display shelves and a wooden staircase.

The stunning country kitchen is roomy, with plenty of space for white goods and furniture - Credit: Debbie Fortune Estate Agents

The impressive triple-aspect sitting room is accessed via a traditional pitch pine door and a step. Oak flooring, wooden beams and an attractive fireplace, complete with a cast-iron wood- burner and farmhouse-style mantle are features of this heart of the home. It measures 21ft in length there is plenty of room for a large dining table, as well as a lounge area. Interestingly, there is a side door leading to Mead Lane which was once a separate entrance when the property was a local shop.  

The largest bedrooms are at either end of the long landing, with the master bedroom fitted with hand-crafted wardrobes and an en-suite, while the others benefit from lovely views.  

Large double bedroom in the cottage in Mead Lane, Blagdon, with two windows, pine wardrobe, white walls and oatmeal carpet.

One of the main bedrooms has two windows, flooding it with light - Credit: Debbie Fortune Estate Agents

Outside, the delightful back garden has a summer house, fruit trees, seating areas and planted beds.  

Pink cottage in Mead Lane, Blagdon, with porch and front garden with table and chairs, pink flowers and trees behind.

The cottage has a lovely front garden and overlooks fields - Credit: Debbie Fortune Estate Agents

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Guide price: £435,000 

Location: Mead Lane, Blagdon 

Agent: Debbie Fortune, 01934 862370 

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