Star property under £250,000

A lovingly refurbished character property in one of the most beautiful parts of the country, what’s not to like?

Alster Cottage is located in the pretty village of Milverton in Somerset, amid pristine countryside eight miles outside the centre of Taunton and within easy reach of Exmoor and the Quantock Hills.

The cottage has been well restored by the current owners while retaining many period features, including a log burner and exposed beams and stonework across the ceiling and walls.

The property is for sale with a guide price of £240,000 and is marketed by Gibbins Richards, Wellington at OnTheMarket.

The re-configured ground floor has two large receptions rooms, including a sitting room with a door leading to a rear sun room, ideal for boots, coats and wet dogs.

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The impressive kitchen/diner has tasteful fitted units and space for a good-sized table.

Up a shared path to the rear is a large enclosed garden with mature borders and a shed.

The property benefits from gas central heating, a new modern boiler and recently installed electrics.

If you’re dreaming of a new life as a country squire without breaking the bank, Alster Cottage could be for you.

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