Stanmoor Road, Burrowbridge, Bridgwater, TA7


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  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming period property offering spacious well-presented three/four bedroom accommodation, garage, private gardens and views of open countryside and The River Tone

This charming period cottage is believed to date back to the 1880's and is of rendered brick elevations under a pitched tiled roof and enjoys double glazing and oil fired central heating. The accommodation which is beautifully presented is arranged over two floors, briefly comprising of an entrance porch which leads to a hallway with stairs rising to the first floor. To the side is a recently fitted kitchen with a range of modern base and wall units with solid timber work surfaces together with electric Aga, hob, double sink and island unit. A door off leads to a utility and separate WC. The living room is a light and spacious room with open fireplace set in a brick surround with log burning stove which in turn leads to a snug with stairs rising up to the third bedroom. In addition is a downstairs bathroom and fabulous dining room with bi folding doors with views over the gardens, perfect for summer entertaining and alfresco dining. This side of the house could easily be used as an annex to accommodate an elderly relative if required subject to any necessary consents. The main staircase leads up to two double bedrooms, a modern three piece bathroom suite and a dressing room/nursery.

The property lies on the edge of the village of Burrowbridge, a small hamlet located about 12 miles east of the County Town of Taunton, Walnut Cottage itself backs onto the River Tone, although no flooding has ever occurred. About 3 miles away is the larger village of Stoke St. Gregory, a thriving community with a primary school, shop, post office, pub and church. Burrowbridge is well known in the area for its landmark Burrow Mump, an ancient church on a distinctive hill and lies some 4 miles from the small historical town of Langport which provides a good range of day to day amenities. Taunton is an easy drive away and provides a comprehensive range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities and also excellent communication links with fast rail service to London Paddington and M5 interchange (junction 25).

The property is approached off the public highway where there is a gravel parking area for two cars. Here access can be gained to a single garage with storage area to the rear. The main gardens lie to the front and are predominantly lawned with well-established beds and adjacent to the house is an ornamental fish pond further adding to the properties appeal. Also within the grounds is an outside seating area with pergola, a summer house and garden shed. An access to the side of the house leads up to the rear river bank which is Environment Agency owned but by permission this area can be used by the occupier to create a lovely sitting out area with pleasant rural views.

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