This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

Detached house for sale

Stockland Bristol, Countryside Village, West Somerset


Property Description

Key features


Full description


To View: - Apply to the Vendor's sole Agent: Abbott & Frost

The Property: -

Situation: - Standing in the middle of the historic and charming West Somerset village of Stockland Bristol and having the benefit of extensive views to the rear across the Steart Nature Reserve towards the coastline and open fields to the front. The village offers various facilities including church and village hall. Further facilities at nearby Cannington and Combwich, both of which have Post Office and Schools and Cannington College.

Also very extensive amenities at the larger towns of Bridgwater and Taunton, both of which are within easy reach. Stockland Bristol, is steeped in history and, as such, the village has many buildings which are full of charm and character, making this a truly picturesque village.

Access to the M5 motorway at junction 23 (Dunball) and junction 24 (Huntworth). Mainline railway stations in Bridgwater and Taunton.

Construction: - Built of cavity wall construction and having a tiled, felted and insulated roof. The property has been very well maintained by the present owners who have, over the years, carried out considerable works to the property, which is now in very good proportions and extremely well fitted.

An early viewing is recommended of this superior family home.

Accommodation: -

Entrance Hall: - Part glazed entrance door with stained glass feature, double glazed window with leaded lights, solid oak flooring and coved ceiling.

Cloakroom: - Suite comprising low level WC, hand wash basin with tiled splash back, heated towel rail, tiled floor, coved ceiling and double glazed window with leaded lights.

Lounge: - 8.95m x 4.85m (max) (29'4" x 15'11" ( max)) - Accessed via double doors from the hall; this room is arranged on a split level and could be easily sub-divided to allow for separate Lounges. Marble and carved wood fireplace fitted with a substantial wood burning stove manufactured by 'Aga'. Coved ceiling, radiator, dual aspect double glazed windows with leaded lights and glazed internal double doors to:-

Dining Room: - 4.46m x 3.89m (14'8" x 12'9") - Fitted real life gas fire, solid oak flooring, coved ceiling, three wall light points, television point, radiator and patio doors to the rear garden.

Study: - 3.45m x 2.48m (11'4" x 8'2") - Comprehensive range of bookshelves and cupboards. Solid oak flooring, radiator, telephone point, feature porthole window and double glazed window with leaded lights.

Kitchen: - 3.74m x 3.23m (12'3" x 10'7") - Comprehensive range of kitchen furniture units and central island unit, solid wood block work tops. Fitted 'Diplomat' ceramic four-ring hob and fitted 'Diplomat' oven. Oil fired power jet 'Rayburn' range which provides cooking facilities and also provides domestic hot water and central heating for the house. Tiled floor, nine down-lighter spotlights, double glazed window with leaded lights and archway to:-

Breakfast Room: - 3.90m x 2.99m (12'10" x 9'10") - Solid oak flooring, coved ceiling, radiator and dual aspect double glazed windows with leaded lights and range of fitted cupboard units with solid wood block tops.

Archway from the Kitchen to:-

Utility Room: - 2.47m x 2.41m (8'1" x 7'11") - 'Belfast' sink with mixer tap, built-in dishwasher, built-in washing machine, built-in refrigerator and built-in freezer. Three down-lights spotlights, concealed lighting over the solid wood block working surfaces. Range of cupboard units and tiled floor. Rear external door to the side passageway.

Stairs from the Hallway to:-

Landing: - Double glazed window with leaded lights, coved ceiling, airing cupboard housing the insulated copper hot water tank fitted with an electric immersion heater. Access to the loft space via a sliding aluminium ladder.

Loft: - The loft is boarded, two Velux double glazed windows and electric power. We understand that planning consent has been granted to allow this space to be converted into accommodation if so desired.

Master Bedroom: - 5.18m x 3.77m (17'0" x 12'4") - Coved ceiling, television point, dimmer switch, built-in double wardrobe with mirror-ed doors, fitted 'heat pump' air-conditioning unit, double glazed windows with leaded lights and double glazed French doors with leaded lights to:-

Balcony: - 4.67m x 3.99m (15'4" x 13'1") - Having extensive views over the rear garden, Steart Nature Reserve and extending across the West Somerset coastline of the Bridgwater Bay.

En-Suite Shower Room: - Fully tiled and having a large shower cubicle with 'Mira' power shower, vanity unit with inset hand wash basin, bidet, low level WC, infra-red wall fire, heated towel rail and double glazed window with leaded lights.

Guest Bedroom: - 3.87m x 3.03m (12'8" x 9'11") - Two built-in wardrobes, two wall light points, radiator and double glazed window with leaded lights overlooking the garden.

Dressing Area Measuring: 4.23M X 1.62M (13'11 X 5'4) -

En-Suite Shower Room: - Large shower cubicle with 'Mira' power shower, integrated vanity unit with hand wash basin and low level WC. Fitted cupboards, part tiled walls, heated towel rail, coved ceiling and extractor fan.

Bedroom: - 3.95m x 3.80m (13'0" x 12'6") - Radiator, coved ceiling, dimmer switch and double glazed windows with leaded lights. Views to the front overlooking the fields.

Bedroom: - 3.60m x 2.86m (11'10" x 9'5") - Radiator, coved ceiling, dimmer switch and double glazed window with leaded lights. Views to the front overlooking the fields.

Bathroom: - Fully tiled and having a split level floor. Large corner bath, vanity unity with inset hand wash basin, low level WC, heated towel rail, fan assisted heater, three spotlights and double glazed window with leaded lights.

Outside: - Boundary wall and front garden. Driveway to the side of the house providing access to good sized tarmacadam parking area and access to:-

Office: - 3.87m x 2.05m (12'8" x 6'9") - Florescent strip light, panel heater, telephone point and double glazed window with leaded lights.

Double Garage: - 5.45m x 5.23m (17'11" x 17'2") - Electrically operated up-over-door, florescent strip light, power and concrete base.

Garage: - 5.26m x 3.05m (17'3" x 10'0") - Up-and-over door, florescent strip light, power and side personal door.

Carport - Single/Enclosed To Three Sides -

Immediately to the rear of the house is an elevated paved patio area with ornamental pond which enjoys pleasing views. Steps down to:-

Store Room -

Garden & Paddock - Approx 3/4 Acres - Garden to the rear of the property which is laid to lawn with various trees and shrubs, wildlife pond and vegetable garden with large Greenhouse.

Summerhouse - Reached via walkway overlooking the paddock.

5-bar gate provides access to Paddock to the rear of the property which enjoys views across Steart Nature Reserve. In the rear garden there are various fruit trees including apple trees, pear plum and mulberry.

Services: - Mains electricity and water are connected.
Private drainage.

Energy Performance Rating - BAND "D" (55)

Tenure: - Freehold.
Vacant Possession on Completion.

Outgoings: - Sedgemoor District Council, Tax Band: E

Details by: JF

These details are for guidance only and complete accuracy cannot be guaranteed. If there is any point, which is of particular importance, verification should be obtained. They do not constitute a contract or part of a contract. All measurements are approximate. No guarantees can be given with respect to planning permission or fitness of purpose. No apparatus, equipment, fixture or fitting has been tested. Items shown in photographs are NOT necessarily included. Interested parties are advised to check availability and make an appointment to view before travelling to see a property.

Please note that all personal provided by customers wishing to receive information and/or services from the estate agent will be processed by the estate agent.
For further information about the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 see -

More information from this agent

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 September 2016


Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference 26522063. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Abbott & Frost, Burnham-On-Sea. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* This is the maximum possible speed. Broadband speed may be lower at peak times and can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. The information is provided and maintained by

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.