Petherton Road, North Newton, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7


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  • Bedrooms: 4
An individual detached modern house with wonderful equestrian facilities set in approximately 2 acres. The property is beautifully presented throughout with four reception rooms, kitchen / breakfast room, four bedrooms, one en-suite, outbuildings, stabling and approximately two acres. There are a further 3.3 acres of land available by separate negotiation. EPC Band E.


The property is situated in the village of North Newton, a well-regarded and attractive village mid-way between the towns of Taunton and Bridgwater and is readily accessible to the A38 and M5 at Junction 24, which can be found at North Petherton, approximately 3 miles away. The village itself offers a good Primary School, Pub and Parish Church whilst day to day facilities are available at North Petherton, which includes a convenience store, Pharmacy and Butchers. The county town of Taunton lies 7 miles away where there is a much wider range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities as well as a host of Secondary Schools, Richard Huish Sixth Form College and there are regular shuttle bus services, which operate locally to both Taunton and Bridgwater. The Quantock Hills is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is within 3 miles, where there are a wide range of foot paths and bridleways, which can be enjoyed.


Eaton Manor is an impressive Georgian style detached house with symmetrical elevations under a pitched tiled roof. The house is beautifully presented and immaculate throughout. It has been improved greatly by the current owners and has well-proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. The house also has superb equestrian facilities including stabling for seven, an American style barn, workshop, implement and fodder store, numerous paddocks, outdoor exercise area and a large summer house with permission for ancillary accommodation.


On entering through a heavy panelled front door, which leads through to a large reception hall with a marbled floor with an elegant turning staircase to the first floor. The cloakroom is tiled with Italian Marble with a low level WC with enclosed cistern, wash hand basin, illuminated mirror, automatic lighting and extractor fan. The first down stairs reception room is of a dual aspect and centres upon an open fireplace with inset wood burning stove and ornate surround and benefits from an air conditioning system, with French doors leading onto the pretty garden and patio area. The drawing room is a dual aspect room with two windows and an open fireplace with ornate surround. There is an entrance to the 5th bedroom from the entrance hall. There is a separate dual aspect dining room with a marbled floor and a door to the kitchen / breakfast room.


There is a large beautifully fitted kitchen, which features matching wall and base units, a fully integrated dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, a Range cooker with hob and feature black marble and solid wood surfaces and a Belfast sink. There are French doors leading out to the courtyard and a side door to the garden and patio area.


On the first floor there is a galleried landing with access off to the four bedrooms. The master bedroom benefits from an air conditioning system has double aspect sash windows overlooking the rear garden and stable area. There is a door leading to a fully tiled en-suite bathroom comprising of a freestanding roll top claw foot bath. All other bedrooms are of a good size. The family bathroom is tiled throughout with marble and comprises of matching suite and large walk in monsoon shower with water fall and body jets.


The property also benefits from a multi camera CCTV monitoring system, and a state of the art alarm system, with police response.



Externally the gardens to the front of the house are enclosed by low stone rendered walling and are laid to lawn with a central pathway leading to the front door. There is wide access for large vehicles and a wooden gate leads onto the tarmacadam driveway providing a parking and turning area and in turn provides access to the seven stable blocks.


The rear garden is laid to lawn and enclosed by mature shrub borders with a gate that leads onto the parking area. The five bar gate gives access to the yard, which is laid to gravel and there is an American style barn with work shop area and two stables. There is a timber clad built summer house with a veranda, which has permission to be converted to ancillary use and has mains water and electricity.


In total there are seven stables. Adjacent to this is a three bay brick built stable block and parking for numerous vehicles. The land is divided up into a number of small paddocks enclosed by post and rail fencing. There is a vegetable garden, with polytunnels, poultry runs and access to an all-weather exercise arena, which measures approximately 30' x 20' with flood lights.


There is a further 3.3 acres of land that is laid to permanent pasture and can be accessed from existing land or a rear access. This land is available by separate negotiation.



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From Taunton take the A38 towards Bridgwater. Continue past the turning to West Newton and Thurluxton. Shortly after passing the Thurluxton Fruit Farm advertising board and a short length of the dual carriageway turn right into Moon Lane where is sign posted to North Newton. Turn left at the next T-junction and continue into the centre of the village and follow the road around from the left to the long U-Bend towards North Petherton and the property can be found on your left hand side after a short distance.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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