Bridge, South Petherton

£325,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
An attractive detached two bedroom, former gatehouse constructed principally of stone exterior elevations and set beneath a slate roof. Wonderful views of its private gardens. EPC Band F.

SITUATION

Bridge Drive Lodge is located with the hamlet of Bridge, which lies on the southern side of the A303. The property has direct access onto the dual carriageway and is within 1 mile of South Petherton where a good range of day-to-day facilities can be found. It is also within easy reach of Martock and Stoke-sub-Hamdon and backs onto open fields. The major town of Yeovil is within 6 miles, where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found together with a mainline rail link to London Waterloo.

DESCRIPTION

Bridge Drive Lodge is an attractive detached, former gatehouse constructed principally of stone exterior elevations and set beneath a slate roof. It has 2 small reception rooms along with a kitchen and uPVC conservatory to rear over which there are wonderful views of its private gardens. On the first floor is a small landing with bay window along with 2 bedrooms and a bathroom. Outside are attractive gardens along with a useful range of outbuildings including a detached Hamstone outbuilding offering potential for alternative uses, subject to the necessary planning consents. There is also off-road parking and a garage.

ACCOMMODATION

A wooden door opens into the entrance hallway with stairs rising to first floor and electric radiator. Sitting room has windows on two aspects together with an open fireplace with inset log burner. The dining room also has an open fireplace with dual fuel log burner and glazed door to conservatory, being fully double glazed along with double glazed door to garden. Tiled flooring and exposed Hamstone walls. The kitchen overlooks the rear garden and is fitted with a single drainer stainless steel sink unit with tiled splashbacks and adjoining worktops with a range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Space for a cooker, washing machine and fridge/freezer.

On the first floor there is a small landing area with attractive window overlooking the rear garden, electric radiator and trap access to roof void. Bedroom 1 enjoys views from two aspects, along with a built-in wardrobe and bedroom 2 also has views from two aspects and a built-in wardrobe. The bathroom comprises bath with shower over, wash hand basin and low level WC.

OUTSIDE

The property is approached over a driveway directly off the A303, with metal gates hung from stone pillars, leading into an area of hardstanding providing ample parking and turning and access to the attached garage. The gardens lie mainly to the rear of the property and back onto open fields. It is laid mainly to lawn with various shrubs, bushes and trees, along with a selection of outbuildings including a wonderful, detached, Hamstone outbuilding contained beneath a slate roof.

SERVICES

Mains water and electricity are connected.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by appointment through the vendor s selling agent, Stags Yeovil Office

Tel: 01935 475000

DIRECTIONS

From Yeovil head north to the A303 and at Cartgate roundabout take the first exit towards Honiton and South Petherton. Having passed the filling station on your left-hand side, continue for a further half a mile and shortly after the slip road which joins with the A303 from Crewkerne, Bridge Drive Lodge will be seen on the left-hand side, just before a signpost showing South Petherton 1 mile and Drayton mile.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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