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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Skimmerton Lane, Bridgwater

Guide Price £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • INDIVIDUAL DETACHED COTTAGE SET IN LARGE GARDENS
  • WEST SIDE OUTSKIRTS OF TOWN LOCATION
  • 29’ LOUNGE & SEPARATE DINING ROOM
  • 3/4 BEDROOMS & UPSTAIRS BATHROOM
  • KITCHEN & CONSERVATORY. STUDY/BEDROOM 4. CLOAKROOM.
  • UPVC DOUBLE GLAZING & CENTRAL HEATING
  • GARAGE & AMPLE PARKING. VIEWS OVER FARMLAND TO SIDE AND REAR
  • EARLY VIEWING ESSENTIAL

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Skimmerton Lane, Bridgwater TA5 2AX provides a most attractive detached country cottage located on the western outskirts of the town, adjoining open fields to the side and rear, and set in a particularly large fully enclosed plot. Town centre amenities at Bridgwater are within approximately 2 miles and local facilities in the village of Wembdon including primary school and inn, are approximately ½ mile distant. This attractive colourwashed stone and tile cottage, parts of which date from the 17th century, is presented in excellent order having been modernised and upgraded by the current owners.

The property has been extended at various times in its history and now provides an ideal family or retirement property boasting a wealth of character together with modern facilities. UPVC double glazed windows are installed and oil fired central heating is provided. Plans have also been drawn up for a 2 storey extension to the side. Briefly the accommodation offers to the ground floor; Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, large Lounge, feature Conservatory, Kitchen, Dining Room and Study/Bedroom 4, whilst at first floor are 3 good size Double Bedrooms and spacious Bathroom. The property enjoys a particularly large garden to the rear which is enclosed and private, together with Garage and ample parking for numerous vehicles at the front. Properties such as this within close proximity to all amenities and providing character and modern facilities are rare to the market and as such early viewing is recommended. 

ACCOMMODATION
   
GROUND FLOOR

ENTRANCE PORCH    Heavy studded front door with wrought iron furniture.

CLOAKROOM OFF    Low level WC and wash hand basin.   

ENTRANCE HALL    12’6” x 7’10” Radiator.  Stairs to first floor with deep storage cupboard under. Door to:

SITTING ROOM    29’1” x 12’7” Feature heavily carved fireplace and surround with portico over, tiled backing and mantle.  Large UPVC picture window overlooking rear garden.  Dado rail. Heavy beamed ceiling. 2 double radiators.  Former window recess providing display niche.  Two individual glazed doors to:

CONSERVATORY    13’9” x 9’8” UPVC double glazed with polycarbonate roof.  French doors to rear garden. 

KITCHEN    14’0” x 7’8”  Re-equipped with a range of modern units incorporating single drainer stainless steel sink unit.  Comprehensive range of floor units and wall units.  Integrated dishwasher.  Three windows overlooking front.  Aga oven.  Four spotlights inset into ceiling.  Tiled flooring.  Door to:

DINING ROOM    18’10” x 11’7” reducing to 10’9” Sliding double glazed doors and windows to rear garden.  Walk-in utility cupboard off with plumbing for washing machine and oil fired boiler providing central heating and hot water. 

STUDY/BEDROOM 4    10’8” max x 9’10” UPVC double glazed window.  Radiator.  Timber ceiling and half clad walls to dado level.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING    Access to roof space. 

BEDROOM 1    17’10” x 12’7” reducing to 9’5”  Double radiator.  2 UPVC double glazed windows overlooking rear garden. 

BEDROOM 2    12’8” x 11’0”  Radiator.  UPVC double glazed window overlooking rear garden with window seat below.

BEDROOM 3    14’0” x 8’0” 2 windows overlooking fields to front.  Radiator.  Built-in linen cupboard.

BATHROOM    Panel bath with Triton shower over, mixer tap and shower attachments.  Low level WC.  Wash hand basin inset into vanity unit.  2 UPVC double glazed windows providing views over surround countryside.  Radiator.  Beamed ceiling.  Tiled behind fitments.

OUTSIDE    To the front of the property wrought iron gates lead to chipping driveway and parking area for numerous vehicles in turn leading to a GARAGE 15’7” x 14’10”,  tool store attached to 1 side. The rear garden 175ft x 80’ average provides a particular feature of the property and is fully enclosed and enjoying a great deal of privacy with adjoining fields to the side.  Immediately to the rear of the house is a good size patio area with large pond beyond surrounded by mature shrubs and conifers.  Large wisteria.  The garden is laid to lawn with various mature trees including acacia trees, conifers and copper beach.  SUMMERHOUSE  15’0” x 12’0”.

Viewing By appointment with the vendors’ agents Messrs Charles Dickens, who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements.

Services  Mains electricity and water. Private drainage system..

Council Tax  Band E


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 May 2016

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