Stathe, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7

Guide price

Bedrooms: 7
A striking period farmhouse set within rural surroundings, together with a two bedroom annexe and one bedroom holiday let. In all about 5 acres.

This beautiful farmhouse is well worthy of its Grade II Listed status and has an enchanting façade of mellow brick, white painted windows and canopy porch. In recent years it has been well restored and modernised and is beautifully decorated throughout. The principal house has a flagstone floor hall which leads through panel doors into a drawing room, dining room and an inner hall, leading to a study room, cloakroom and stretching across the rear of the house is a beautifully fitted kitchen. The kitchen is bespoke with natural wood panelled cabinets and topped with deep granite work surfaces. There is a breakfast room which has double doors leading into a magnificent double height family sitting room/dining area with wood burning stove and doors out onto a terrace. This room could also be used as a games room or a fabulous entertaining space. There is a home office/studio on the first floor which could be made self-contained. The bedrooms are well proportioned. The principal bedroom having a particularly spacious en-suite and walk-in dressing room. In addition to the main house is an attached well appointed two bedroom annexe called The Cider House comprising an open plan kitchen/dining room, large living room and on the first floor are two bedrooms with master en-suite and family bathroom, perfect for a dependant relative, guest accommodation or additional income. Separate from the main house is an attractive stone barn with glazed elevations to the rear called The Hayloft which is currently used as an Airbnb. Adjoining is an outside utility which could easily be knocked through to The Hayloft to provide additional space. The house and cottages are in beautiful decorative order throughout and have been fitted with high quality fixtures and fittings which can only be fully appreciated when viewed.

The property occupies a rural position close to the Somerset levels in the popular Hamlet of Stathe. Positioned some 4 miles from Langport, 7 miles from Bridgwater and 12 miles from the County Town of Taunton. Local amenities can be found a short distance away in the village of Stoke St Gregory where there is a village store, church, primary school and a public house. A more comprehensive range of facilities can be enjoyed in Taunton represented by all major retailers, three renowned public schools and numerous leisure facilities. Taunton enjoys a mainline rail link to London Paddington and motorway access can be gained at junctions 24 and 25 of the M5 motorway.

To the front of the property is a gravelled driveway approached via a pair of stone pillars which lead to a car parking and turning area for several vehicles. Here the gardens are mainly lawned, interspersed with a number of mature trees and bushes, all contained within attractive Blue Lias stone walling. A post and rail fence divides a side garden which are again predominantly lawned and contained within evergreen hedging. Lawned gardens continue around to the rear where there is a covered alfresco dining area, perfect for summer entertaining, along with a sun terrace and a number of mature beds serviced by slate chipping pathways. A particular feature of the property is the walled garden which adjoins The Hayloft and is well stocked with a number of mature fruit trees and other native plants and herbs. The Hayloft enjoys its own private gardens with patio and an area of lawn with lavender beds.

The land adjoins to the west and comprises four level enclosures, three of which are grass and the fourth currently stocked with mature fruit trees. The land is perfect for equestrian, livestock or other amenity purposes and in total extends to approximately 5 acres.

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