Huntworth, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7

£400,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautiful Grade II listed semi-detached house boasting a wealth of character features. Additional annexe in need of modernisation, garage, parking and pretty gardens.

This charming property is believed to date back to late 18th Century and is well worthy of its Grade II listed status. Constructed of colour wash stone elevations under a pitched tiled roof, the property offers a wealth of character features such as decorative gothic style doorways with timber shutters, a spiral staircase and large inglenook fireplace to name but a few. The accommodation which is spacious and well laid out briefly comprises; an entrance hall, open plan kitchen/breakfast room with Aga and walk in larder, 3 principal reception rooms, downstairs cloakroom and large store room. An original spiral staircase gives access to the first floor where there are 4 double bedrooms and two family bathrooms with the master enjoying a large dressing room/5th bedroom . In addition to the main accommodation is a single storey annexe now in need of modernisation but could be utilised for a number of alternative uses (STP).

The property is approached from the public highway over a sweeping gravel driveway via a pair of stone pillars with stone capping's. The driveway is flanked on either side by mature lawned gardens, interspersed with a number of specimen trees with herbaceous borders. The driveway ends with a car parking and turning area which gives access to a large garage and adjoins a raised patio area with greenhouse. Contained within stone walling on two sides there is a raised rose bed which divides the parking area from the house. On the southern elevation is a beautiful period veranda, ideal for summer entertaining and alfresco dining, from here views can be enjoyed of the gardens. To the front of the property is a further paved footpath, small lawned garden and traditional wall.

An early viewing is essential to fully appreciate this lovely home and gardens.

TOWN AND COUNTY PLANNING

At present some of the windows and doors are in breach of the listed building planning consent. Planning permission was granted for replacement of the UPVC and aluminium windows with timber casement windows and the replacement of an existing UPVC door with a timber door. Planning application number 37/15/000092. This has now lapsed.

The property is situated on the edge of the hamlet of Huntworth and adjoins open countryside, enjoying a rural aspect. Huntworth itself is located between the towns of Bridgwater and North Petherton and benefits from excellent access to the M5 motorway at junction 24 which is approximately ½ mile distant. North Petherton provides all the day to day amenities you would require and the larger centre of Bridgwater can be found approximately 2 miles to the north east. The county town of Taunton lies approximately 7 miles to the west with a more comprehensive range of shopping, scholastic and leisure facilities and also hosts a main line rail link with a direct line to London Paddington. International airports can be found at both Exeter and Bristol, both within an hours drive.

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