Bagborough, Taunton, Somerset, TA4


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
This lovely old Farmhouse is believed to date back to the early to mid-Seventeenth Century and exhibits many of the character features expected of a house of its age. The property is not Listed despite the character features, including fine inglenook fireplace with magnificent bressumer beam in the dining room, a further period fireplace in the sitting room with exposed timbers. Deceptively spacious, the property offers beautifully presented traditionally arranged rooms, including a well proportioned sitting room with double aspect and fireplace with wood burning stove, the dining room also having a magnificent fireplace with wood burning stove and views to the South. There is a snug with adjoining traditional pantry and a spacious kitchen/breakfast room being well fitted with a range of wooden cupboards topped with granite work surfaces and a four oven EVERHOT cooker set into an inglenook fireplace. The property has, over the years, provided excellent space for a bed and breakfast business, the bedrooms all being of good size and all enjoy lovely outlooks.

The Location

Bashfords Farmhouse stands in the heart of this unspoilt village considered by most to be one of the most sought after on the southern slopes of the Quantock Hills. With good village community West Bagborough is the home to Bagborough House and adjoining ancient village church. There is also a cricket ground and village inn although it is closed at the present time. It is close to the sought after village of Crowcombe with its ancient church, village inn and community hall and village run post office/store and in the opposite direction Bishops Lydeard with a traditional butcher, Co-op store and church. Taunton, the County town of Somerset, has a good shopping centre and is home to the County Cricket Ground and is well known for its good range of independent schools including King's and Queen's Colleges, Taunton School, Kings Hall Proprietary School and the Richard Huish Sixth Form College. Taunton also has a mainline station with fast trains scheduled to arrive in London Paddington within an hour and 45 minutes on the fast service and the M5 motorway junction 25 providing fast and easy access to Exeter, Bristol and London via the M4. Bridgwater is also within easy reach with out of town shopping and M5 junctions 23 and 24. The Quantock hills provide dramatic beacon topped hills providing excellent walking and riding country, with wonderful panoramic views

Sitting Room

Dining Room

Rear Hall with Cloakroom and Utility


Kitchen/Breakfast Room

Principal En Suite Bedroom

Four Further Double Bedrooms, One En Suite

Family Bathroom And Seperate Shower Room

Adjoining Barn Providing Workshop

Delightful Gardens And Open Fronted Double Garage

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