This individual, modern detached residence occupies an elevated position within the much sought-after village of Goathurst, conveniently located for both Taunton and Bridgwater.

The three-bedroom house, named Stoneygate, is surrounded by stunning countryside and is on the edge of the Quantock Hills, and benefits from lovely views.

With the attractive render and Siberian Larch cladding, the property has immense kerb appeal, and also has the added benefit of an annexe.

Bridgwater Mercury: Pictures: Greenslade Taylor Hunt

Inside, the dwelling is presented in superb decorative order with high-specification fixtures and fittings, fine finishes and all the modern comforts that make a house a home.

On the ground floor, a bright and airy sitting/dining room extends into the attractive kitchen which is a particular highlight of the property. The kitchen has a modern, classic look and is fitted with a comprehensive range of steely-grey units, black worksurfaces, several integrated appliances and a large central island with a porcelain top.

Bridgwater Mercury: Pictures: Greenslade Taylor Hunt

The hallway also gives access to a self-contained annexe with an open plan lounge/kitchen/diner, a double bedroom and a modern shower room.

On the first floor, a spacious landing with a vaulted ceiling leads to three double bedrooms and a well-appointed family bathroom. The principal bedroom benefits from fitted wardrobes and an ensuite bathroom.

Outside, the large rear garden is laid to lawn and has an attractive fishpond surrounded by well-stocked borders with an abundance of mature shrubs and plants. The patio area has a pergola and a westerly facing aspect, providing a space ideal for entertaining.

At the front, the driveway provides ample parking space for several vehicles and leads to the garage. Above the garage there is an extra room, which the current owner is using as a gym. This space is very flexible and could lend itself to multiple uses.

Goathurst, Bridgwater

Guide Price: £660,000

Agent: Greenslade Taylor Hunt

Agent's Tel: 01278 425555

The property comes with no onward chain.