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5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Newton Road, North Petherton, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6

Sold STC £650,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed early Victorian house
  • Attractive village edge location
  • 2 miles M5 Junction 24
  • 7 Miles Taunton
  • Large southerly facing gardens
  • 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • Parking for numerous vehicles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This beautiful period home has been lovingly maintained and improved by the present owners over many years of ownership.

The property retains an elegance and style with a wealth of character and period features. These include the beautiful latticed entrance porch, bay windows to the ground and first floor, fireplaces, polished wood floors, doors and ceiling cornices. The property also retains an interesting cellar with barrelled ceiling.

The main features of the internal accommodation include a modern fitted kitchen with integral appliances, including 4 ovens, dishwasher, granite worktops, refurbished family bathroom with roll-top claw foot free standing bath, modern ensuite to the master bedroom and a 'Jack & Jill' shower room to bedrooms two and three.

The property is southerly facing with the gardens lying to the front, providing a superb orientation with an outlook over well-manicured lawns with plenty of space for relaxing and entertaining.

Attractive latticed Porch to half frosted and patterned glazed front door to Reception Hall with two central heating radiators, ceiling cornice and tiled flooring, stair rising to first floor.

Sitting Room
With double glazed bay window with outlook to the front and inset window seats, central fireplace with marble surround mantle over and inset wood burning stove, polished wood flooring and ceiling cornice.

Dining Room
Double glazed bay window with inset window seats, central large brick fireplace with inset wood burning stove, polished wood flooring, central heating radiator, dado rail and ceiling cornice.

Family Room
Double glazed bay window with inset window seat, central cast iron fireplace with built in shelves and cupboard to inside. Central heating radiator, exposed wood floor, dado rail and ceiling cornice.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room
Fitted with a stylish range of base and full height units, granite working surfaces and appliances including four-ring induction hob with hood over, Neff three oven cooker with integral grill and separate warming oven, dishwasher, central heating radiator, two double glazed windows.

Inner Hall
With cupboard.

Utility Room
With built in base and wall mounted cupboards and sink unit set into rolled edge working surfaces, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, floor mounted oil fired boiler, low level WC, central heating radiator and double glazed window.

First Floor Landing
With dado rail and central heating radiator and airing cupboard with hot water cylinder.

Bedroom One
With double glazed bay window with outlook to the front, polished wood flooring, cast iron fireplace, a range of four double fronted wardrobes and further double fronted wardrobe and draw unit, central heating radiator.

Ensuite Shower Room
With modern white suite comprising:- low level WC, wash hand basin with vanity unit under, tiled enclosed shower, radiator tile rail.

Bedroom Two
With double glazed bay window with front aspect, cast iron fireplace with painted wood surround, central heating radiator, integral wardrobe, Jack & Jill Ensuite Shower Room with enclosed shower and sink unit with vanity unit under. Adjoining doorway to bedroom three.

Bedroom Three
Double glazed window with side aspect, central heating radiator and walk-in wardrobe.

Bedroom Four
Double glazed window with rear aspect, central heating radiator, cast iron fireplace with built-in wardrobes to either side, coved ceiling.

Family Bathroom
With attractive white suite comprising:- wall mounted wash-hand basin, free-standing roll top claw foot bath, double glazed window and radiator towel rail.

Bedroom Five
With double glazed window and central heating radiator.

Shared access from the lane leads up a tarmac drive with double doors opening onto a large gravelled turning and parking area with room for numerous vehicles with continuing tarmac driveway providing access for Batts Mews, leading to double iron gates and a continuing gravelled driveway running across Batts House.

The well-manicured and formal gardens are laid predominately to lawn, running along the front of the house and beyond the gravelled driveway; further virtually level lawns, lower paved BBQ and entertaining space, glass fronted summer house and separate stone and brick garden store with veranda projection, again suited to entertainment use etc. The gardens lie on the southerly side of the house, therefore receiving the sun when it shines through the greater part of the day.

The property is situated in a tucked away location, whilst retaining excellent access to amenities including the M5 Junction 24 which lies approximately two miles distant; the village of North Petherton with its centre just half a mile provides an unusually wide range of services and amenities, including a range of shops, post office, Tesco's Express, pharmacy, restaurant and hotel, together with a public house, primary school and church.

Taunton the county town lies approximately seven miles distant with a further M5 Junction 25 and a wide range of commercial, scholastic and shopping facilities.

The nearby Quantock Hills provide a large area of open space designated 'An Area Of Outstanding Beauty' and runs all the way to the West Somerset coastline with a vast array of interconnecting foot and bridle paths providing excellent walking, riding and mountain biking country.

The Taunton/Bridgwater Canal also runs a short distance away with its excellent towpath providing walking and cycling routs through the countryside and the two towns.

Electric, water and private shared drainage.

Tenure: Freehold

Council Tax Band: G

Energy Performance Certificate: Exempt
From Taunton take the A38 in a northerly direction from Creech Castle towards Bridgwater. On entering North Petherton turn right after the playing fields into Newton Road. Follow Newton Road for just under half a mile with the property being the second to last house on the right hand side.

Cellar 2 
7.92m x 3.0m

Kitchen / Breakfast Room 
7.67m x 3.2m

Family Room 
4.04m into bay x 3.15m

Sitting Room 
6.2m into bay x 5.33m

Dining Room 
6.2m into bay x 5.49m

Bedroom 1 
5.66m into bay x 4.5m

Bedroom 2 
5.13m into bay x 3.86m

Bedroom 3 
5.4m into bay x 3.18m

Bedroom 4 
4.3m x 3.2m

Bedroom 5 
3.0m x 2.82m

Cellar 1 
5.64m x 3.0m

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Added on Rightmove:
29 September 2016

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