Brent Street, Brent Knoll, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9


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  • Bedrooms: 4
This substantial 4 bedroom mature, detached residence was built in 1875 (with later additions) and offers spacious, characterful accommodation occupying a large mature plot of approximately 0.75 of an acre with ample private parking facilities, detached double garage & workshop and offers super views towards Brent Knoll.

This spacious, detached 19th century residence offers flexible & versatile accommodation ideally suited for a 'live/work' situation comprising: entrance porch, entrance hallway, living room, dining room, craft room/workshop, office/study, good size kitchen/breakfast room (with cooker set to remain), ground floor W.C/cloakroom, utility room, spacious garden room, with 4 bedrooms, a bathroom, and a separate shower room on the first floor. Further benefits include character features, gas central heating (boiler serviced annually), upvc double glazed windows and all fitted carpets are set to remain. Externally, the property occupies a stunning mature plot (of approximately 0.75 of an acre) and is laid to lawn with vegetable/soft fruit areas (greenhouse, shed, polytunnel to remain), an orchard area (with numerous apple trees) and offers a most attractive view across to Brent Knoll. There is a large private driveway with off road parking for numerous vehicles including caravans/motorhomes etc with a detached double garage & attached workshop. A highly desirable detached family residence, we would certainly advise an early appointment to view.

The property is situated in the popular Somerset village of Brent Knoll just a few miles from the coastal town of Burnham on Sea. Brent Knoll offers an historic church, a well-regarded Primary School, a village shop/ post office and Public House/ Restaurant "The Red Cow". Burnham on sea is only 2.5 miles distant giving everyday shopping and banking facilities together with a popular sea front/ Esplanade. Access to Junction 22 (M5) is only a short distance from the property giving excellent commuting links to Bristol, Taunton etc. There is a mainline railway station in nearby Highbridge and Bristol Airport is approximately 18 miles distant.

The property occupies a large mature plot believed to be approx 0.75 of an acre in total. The gardens are principally laid to lawn with a rear orchard area, views across towards Brent Knoll, a wide variety of shrubs, trees etc, fruit trees & bushes, paved patio area, summerhouse and timber shed to remain, polytunnel & greenhouses to remain, feature arbour with established climbers, vegetable plots, outside water tap, established borders and beds etc.


A large private parking bay is approached via a five bar gate from the road providing ample off road parking for numerous vehicles/vans/motorhome etc leading to the detached double garage & workshop. GARAGE ONE 19'4" x 10'7" (5.9m x 3.23m) Metal up and over door, overhead storage, power and light. GARAGE TWO 19'4" x 9'10" (5.9m x 3m) Metal up and over garage door, power & light. Used by the current owners as a pottery studio.

Attached to the double garage is a WORKSHOP 19'5" x 6'5" (5.92m x 1.96m) 2 windows, fitted work bench, overhead storage.

Entrance A covered entrance with a art glazed wooden door giving access into:

Hallway Staircase to the first floor, understairs storage area, radiator, door gives access into:

Living Room22'7" (6.88m) into inglenook x 11'3" (3.43m). Beamed ceiling, inglenook style fireplace with display recess, heavy beam, open grate on a flagstone hearth, upvc double glazed windows, upvc double glazed french doors, radiator, wall lights.

Dining Room13'11" x 10'4" (4.24m x 3.15m). 2 upvc double glazed windows, further double glazed Velux window, radiator, power points. An archway leads through into:

Craft Room/Workshop17'5" x 10'3" (5.3m x 3.12m). Upvc double glazed window, 2 further double glazed Velux windows, power points, sink unit. Door gives access to:

Utility Room10'2" x 7'8" (3.1m x 2.34m). Sink unit, upvc double glazed window, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, stable door giving access to the parking area.

Inner Hallway Door gives access to a porch which in turn leads to the parking area. Good size built in store cupboard with clothes hanging rail, radiator, beamed ceiling. Door to:

Rear Porch Tiled floor, work surface with cupboards under, upvc double glazed windows, part glazed door giving access to the private driveway.

Family Room/Potential Study10'10" x 10'3" (3.3m x 3.12m). Beamed ceiling, radiator, power points. An archway gives access into:

Garden Room16'5" x 12' (5m x 3.66m). A most attractive addition to the property which is constructed with rendered dwarf walls with upvc double glazed windows and 2 sets of upvc double glazed french doors giving access to the garden, power points, television point. Doors give access into:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room18'7" x 9'5" (5.66m x 2.87m). Range of matching modern kitchen units comprising wall mounted and base units with sliding drawer units, pan drawers etc (with soft close), tiled floor, stainless steel sink unit, plumbing for automatic dishwasher, the freestanding 'Hotpoint Ultima' gas fired cooker is set to remain with stainless steel cooker hood over, graphite effect work surfaces, tiled floor, space for breakfast table and chairs, radiator, ample power points, part harvest tiled walls, 2 radiators, corner pantry unit, dual aspect with upvc double glazed windows to the side and rear elevations.

Ground Floor Cloakroom W.C A white suite comprising low level w.c, wash hand basin with cupboard under, upvc double glazed window, houses the 'Worcester Greenstar' gas fired boiler controlling domestic hot water and central heating system (annually serviced).


Landing Upvc double glazed feature arched window, loft access, radiator, power points.

Bedroom One18'7" x 11' (5.66m x 3.35m). Triple aspect room with upvc double glazed windows overlooking both side elevations and also overlooking the rear garden giving a super open view across towards Brent Knoll, built in double wardrobe, power points, 2 radiators.

Bedroom Two19'7" x 12'6" (5.97m x 3.8m). An L shaped room which is dual aspect with upvc double glazed windows to the front and side elevations, 2 radiators, power points, built in airing cupboard.

Bedroom Three11'2" x 9'3" (3.4m x 2.82m). Upvc double glazed window to the side elevation, power points, radiator, built in airing cupboard. Used by the current owners as an office/study.

Bedroom Four10'8" x 8'1" (3.25m x 2.46m). Upvc douible glazed window to the side elevation, radiator, power points, further loft access.

First Floor Shower Room A white suite comprising low level w.c, wash hand basin with tiled splash back, corner shower cubicle housing a 'Gainsborough' shower unit, towel rail style radiator, upvc double glazed window.

Bathroom A suite comprising low level w.c, wash hand basin with cupboard under, bath, radiator, upvc double glazed window with fitted blind.

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