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Address: 4 - Higher Tolbury
Town/City: Bruton
Postcode: BA10 0DJ

Sale Type: Sold
Ref: #10635682

Property Summary

High up above Bruton, in a tranquil setting at the end of a no through road surrounded by wooded hillsides, this semi-detached property is one of six, built c1950's. With delightful views, mature gardens and well proportioned rooms, it has masses of potential to make a beautiful home – and just a few minutes’ walk from the hub of this fashionable town. It is in need of some updating and has lots of scope for reconfiguration and/or extension, subject to the appropriate planning consents. There is gas fired central heating and double glazing throughout. Downstairs, currently, is a living room with a gas fire and French doors opening out to a south facing terrace, fitted kitchen, rear lobby with a door to the garden and downstairs loo. Upstairs are two very generous double bedrooms and a good size bathroom.


Steps lead to a shared pathway and then a large front garden. Stepping stones lead round to the front door at the side. The rear garden is long and secluded, with mature shrubs and plants, a shed, workshop, summerhouse and greenhouse.


Bruton is a fashionable and popular town in the heart of the Somerset countryside. The town has several well-known restaurants, pubs and bars including “At the Chapel” and “The Roth Bar” at the world-renowned Hauser & Wirth Gallery. The town also has a doctors’ surgery, pharmacy, vet, post office, several mini supermarkets, fuel station and numerous independent shops. Mill on the Brue, an award winning outdoor activity centre occupies 25 acres in the heart of Bruton. There are excellent local independent schools including King’s School Bruton, Bruton School for Girls and also the state owned boarding school, Sexey's. Bruton has its own primary school and in close proximity are Millfield, Hazlegrove and All Hallows prep schools. For further shopping and recreational activities, Bath, Bristol, Wells, Sherborne and Yeovil are all within an hour’s drive. The A303 provides a direct route to London via the M3 and there is a mainline rail service from Bruton to London Paddington (approx 2 hours) and also the new train to Waterloo. Airports in Bristol and Exeter offer connections within the UK, Europe and beyond.


(BA10 0DJ)

From the one-way system at the top of Bruton High Street, take the sharp narrow left turn into Catherine’s Hill.  Continue all the way to the top where Higher Tolbury will be found.  


Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage

Council Tax

Band B

Local Authority 

South Somerset District Council



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Every care has been taken with the preparation of these details, in accordance with the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008, but complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed.  If there is any point, which is of particular importance to you, please obtain professional confirmation.  Alternatively, we will be pleased to check the information.  These details do not constitute a contract or part of a contract.  All measurements quoted are approximate.  Photographs are provided for general information and cannot be inferred that any item shown is included in the sale.  The fixtures, fittings & appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order.  No guarantee can be given with regard to planning permissions or fitness for purpose.  Energy Performance Certificates are available on request.


Lodestone Property | Estate Agents | Sales & Lettings

Wells |Bruton |Shaftesbury

  • Ref: 10635682
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Property for modernisation with potential for extension
  • Peaceful setting at end of no through road
  • Walking distance from Bruton High Street
  • Hillside views
  • large mature garden
Offers in Excess of £250,000

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