Holford, Bridgwater, TA5

£400,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
SUMMARY

Glenside is the archetypal English country cottage. Once an 18th century coaching inn ' The Fox and Goose' it nestles in a combe on the edge of the Quantocks in the village of Holford. This Grade II Listed three bedroom cottage boasts many period features whilst enjoying well presented gardens.

DESCRIPTION

Glenside is the archetypal English country cottage. Once an 18th century coaching inn ' The Fox and Goose' it nestles in a combe on the edge of the Quantocks in the village of Holford which is equidistant between Bridgwater and Minehead. The Bristol Channel is about 2 miles away and a path van be accessed to the wonderful Quantock Hills within one hundred yards of the garden. The house is langley stone built with a thatched roof and consists of three room downstairs with a toilet and three bedrooms upstairs with ensuites. There is a large beautifully funded garden on two levels with a substantial summer house and across the track a stream, a good size single garage and a greenhouse with a third garden area. At present the vendors rent a large area of mixed woodland which is beyond the garage.

The Property

Glenside is the archetypal English country cottage. Once an 18th century coaching inn ' The Fox and Goose' it nestles in a combe on the edge of the Quantocks in the village of Holford which is equidistant between Bridgwater and Minehead. The Bristol Channel is about 2 miles away and a path can be accessed to the wonderful Quantock Hills within one hundred yards of the garden. The house is largely stone built with a thatched roof and consists of three room downstairs with a toilet and three bedrooms two of which have ensuites. There is a large beautifully tended garden on two levels with a substantial summer house and across the track a stream, a good size single garage and a greenhouse with a third garden area. At present the vendors rent a large area of mixed woodland which is beyond the garage.

Front Door

Leading to

Entrance Porch

With windows, tiled floor and inner front door leading to

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room 17' 5" max x 11' 7" max ( 5.31m max x 3.53m max )

Windows to front and side, a range of fitted base and wall units, solid oak worktop surfaces, inset sink unit with mixer taps, space for cooker, space for fridge, space for freezer, integrated dishwasher, oil fired Grant boiler serving the domestic hot water and central heating systems, oil fired Rayburn, tiled splashbacks, tiled floor, radiator, exposed beams, extractor unit and doors to

Cloakroom

Window to side, low level WC, wash hand basin, tiled floor and extractor unit.

Sitting Room 17' 2" max (includes the inglenook) x 13' 2" ( 5.23m max (includes the inglenook) x 4.01m )

Windows to front with window seat and rear, door to front leading to a second entrance porch, inglenook fireplace with period bread oven and inset log burner, exposed beams, radiator, wall light points, wooden floor and door to

Dining Room 15' 2" x 10' ( 4.62m x 3.05m )

Windows to front and rear, tiled floor, radiator, staircase rising to first floor landing.

First Floor Landing

Windows to rear, radiator, wall light points, fitted carpets and doors to

Bedroom One 12' 5" max x 11' 5" ( 3.78m max x 3.48m )

Window to front, fitted carpet, radiator, built in wardrobe and door to

Ensuite

Window to side, panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachment over with shower screen, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, tiled floor, extractor unit, part tiled surrounds, access to roof space, built in airing cupboard with shelving and radiator.

Bedroom Two

Window to front, fitted carpet, radiator, walk in wardrobe and door to

Ensuite

With shower cubicle, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shaver light/point, extractor unit, radiator and tiled floor.

Bedroom Three

Window to front, fitted carpet, radiator, access to roof space.

Outside

There is a large beautifully presented garden on two levels with a which is approached via pedestrian gate with pathway leading to front door. The garden is beautifully well maintained with laid to lawn, well stocked flower and shrub beds.

To the side of the garden steps then lead up to a further garden area with an arbour covered in climbing plants, decked seating area ideal for alfresco dining, laid to lawn, paved patio with a substantial summer house and garden shed, well stocked flower and shrub beds.

Pedestrian gate then gives access to a small woodland area with timber garden shed. Across the track and the stream, is a good size single garage and a greenhouse with a third garden area. At present the vendors rent a large area of mixed woodland which is beyond the garage.

Location

The village of Holford is an extremely friendly one with a good mix of retired people and young families. There is a excellent pub (The Plough) and an attractive old hotel. A shop and post office can be found at Kilve or Nether Stowey. The Quantocks is of course a fantastic area for walking, cycling, mountain biking, bird watching and just admiring the views and the wonderful wild life. Hollford has a fascinating history and the house itself has been part of that for 300 years.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.

3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.

4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.

5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.

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