Burrowbridge, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A striking Victorian Farmhouse offering spacious well appointed five bedroom accommodation, together with stables, outbuildings and just under four acres of pastureland.

This delightful equestrian property is centred upon an attractive Victorian Farmhouse of red brick elevations under a pitched, tiled roof and enjoys tall ceiling heights and well apportioned rooms, flooded with natural light from sash windows. The accommodation which is arranged over two floors comprises a porch, entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, an impressive triple aspect living room with open fireplace, a formal dining room and study. A kitchen/breakfast room is located to the rear with range of fitted base units with a combination of granite and wooden work tops, together with breakfast bar and larder, a utility and boot room concludes the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs are five bedrooms, four of which are double, along with a family bathroom, shower room and W.C. The potential exists to create an en-suite if you so wished. Outside the property are generous mature gardens a large vegetable patch, stables and a number of outbuildings which could be used for a number of alternative uses, subject to the necessary consents. In all the property extends to approximately 3.72 acres and is ideally suited for those with equestrian, agricultural or other similar interests at heart.

The property is located on the Somerset Levels close to the centre of Burrowbridge and adjoins the river Parret. Burrowbridge has a village pub and a small church positioned about three miles from the nearest village of Stoke St Gregory with it's good range of day to day amenities. Taunton, the country town of Somerset, is some 10 miles away to the west and provides a good shopping centre with many of the well known high street retailers and excellent sports facilities, being home of the County Cricket Club and also having three well known independent schools, King's and Queen's Colleges and Taunton School. Other well known independent schools are also within reach, namely MIllfield, Well's Cathedral School, King's School, Bruton and Sherborne.

The M5 motorway (J24) can be reached within 5 miles which to the south gives access to Taunton, Exeter and Cornwalll, whilst to the North the M5 takes you to the A38 giving access to Bristol Airport. For alternative destinations the A303 is within easy access, Exeter Airport also provides many international and European flights. The is a mainline rail link, rail station in Taunton with fast trains to London Paddington.

The property is approached off the public highway via a timber gate which leads over a gravelled driveway which gives access to the buildings and forks off to a car parking area to the side of the house. The primary gardens lie to the front and are predominantly lawned with pockets of well established shrubs and bushes, all contained within laylandii hedging, providing a great deal of privacy and seclusion. To the side is a substantial vegetable garden and further afield are the outbuildings and pastureland.

Situated to the northwest of the Farmhouse is a small tool shed and further afield are former cow stalls measuring (4m x 24m) currently used for storage. Adjacent is a steel framed dutch barn (7.2m x 20m) currently used for fodder storage. A former agricultural barn hosts three American style box stables with a lean to adjoining (5m x 9m) complete with sliding doors and concrete floor.

The associated property adjoins the buildings and is divided into two convenient paddocks and are predominantly level. A second paddock can be found across the public highway which hosts a number of mature fruit trees and provides further grazing.

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