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4 bedroom cottage for sale

Four Forks, Bridgwater, TA5

Sold by Us £400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb Four Bedroom Period Cottage
  • Beautiful Light & Spacious Family Home
  • Wealth Of Character & Period Features
  • Off-Road Parking, Garage & Outbuilding
  • Good Size Front & Rear Gardens
  • Set In Approx 0.22 Acre
  • Oil Fired Central Heating Throughout
  • Quiet Rural Position With Easy Transport Links

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
This beautiful four bedroom property has been lovingly and tastefully upgraded by the current owners and offers spacious and light accommodation with a wealth of period and character features.

The property benefits from a large L shaped Dining/Family room, separate sitting room, a country kitchen/breakfast room, a superb sun room along with large front and rear gardens (with summer house) and affords ample off-road parking, garage and range of out-buildings.

Situated in an elevated position on the Quantock Hills (an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) and set on the outskirts of the sought after village of Spaxton, Four Forks is within easy reach of main transport links (M5) and a short drive from Bridgwater or Taunton and their respective Railway Stations.

Spaxton has the added advantage of a highly regarded pub and a well stocked shop and post office all within walking distance. In addition buses for state school and college serve the village. The primary school is Ofsted rated Outstanding whilst private schooling at Taunton, Kings, and Queens are also easily accessible.

Internal viewing is highly recommended in order to appreciate the character and benefits of this superb family home and it's gardens and surroundings.

An open storm porch leads to the main entrance door and gives access to the hall. There is a stunning stained glass wooden door which leads further to the Family Room.

Dining / Family Room
With deep set window and window seat to front. The main room of the property is full of character features including the original stone chimney breast with recently fitted quality multi fuel wood burner. Whilst exposed timbers, and original doors including the previously mentioned stained glass entrance door create a very welcoming and social space.

The L shaped room is currently used as a dining area, living room and study area which overlooks the rear garden. A glazed door leads to the garden and a second through to the Sun Room. Stairs rise to the first floor from the study area and there is another door to Sitting Room.

Kitchen / Breakfast
Hand built bespoke kitchen unit with cupboards under and glazed cupboards above. Belfast sink inset into granite work surface. Large pantry and store cupboard. Views over front garden and fields.

Sitting Room
With chimney breast with wood burner inset, deep set window with window seat and hand crafted wooden shutters. Bespoke fitted cupboards to either side of chimney breast.

Sun Room
With double glazed windows and sliding doors to rear garden, door to Utility Room, door to Shower Room. Quality light fittings and traditional style Cast Iron radiator together with thermal blinds make this a real additional room to the property.

Utility Room
With work surfaces with space and plumbing below for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, doors to Sun Room and Kitchen, window to side.

Shower Room
With recently fitted tiled shower cubicle with electric shower, low level WC, pedestal wash basin, window to side. A beautiful cast iron radiator completes the room.

Currently used as study space with doors to all bedrooms and bathroom, Velux window to rear, some restricted head height.

Bedroom One
With chimney breast recesses and window to front with outstanding far reaching countryside views.

Bedroom Two
With period feature fireplace, chimney breast recesses, window to front with far reaching countryside views.

Bedroom Three
With open storage and shelving and window to front with far reaching countryside views.

Bedroom Four
With good size storage area and low level window to rear garden (some restricted head height).

Suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash basin, bath with shower attachment over, good size storage cupboard, some restricted head height, low level window to side.

The property is approached over a Tarmacadam driveway off a quiet country lane. This leads to the garage, gated entrance to rear garden and to the path which leads to the front entrance porch.

The front garden is laid mainly to lawn with stunning mature trees and planted borders.

Rear Garden
The rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with a number of different areas in which to enjoy the sunshine throughout the year.

In particular the timber framed and glazed summer house with decking and patio area offers a teenager's haven or hobbies room.

The part walled garden provides shelter and a good degree of privacy. There is chicken coup and run, a separate elevated tree house, a variety of shrub borders and planting including two pear and two apple trees. A paved and shaded seating area adjacent to the property provides a quiet and private spot. A utility area with hidden oil tank is adjacent to the stone built garden shed.

With roller door, light and power, personal door to garden, opening to Outbuilding.

Joined to the rear of the garage area there is an excellent workshop/playroom/study room with window to rear. A further entrance leads to additional storage area which is thought to be part of the original stables and coaching area.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 October 2016


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