Farringdon, North Petherton, Bridgwater
A stunning converted single storey former barn, together with landscaped gardens, outstanding country views, double carport and small paddock, highly convenient for Taunton, Bridgwater and the M5, in all approximately one acre.
This attached former barn was converted by the current owners for their own occupation and was finished to a high standard. The interior has a contemporary feel with open spaces, but with many character features, including 'A' frame beams and open ceilings to roof height. This is combined with features such as low energy air source heat pump heating, with underfloor heating. The beautifully presented accommodation benefits from a contemporary style kitchen with integral appliances, two en-suite shower rooms and a luxurious family bathroom.
The property lies in a stunning, accessible country location with views for many miles over countryside and is ideally located at the foot of the Quantock Hills.
Half double glazed front door to Hall with tiled floor, exposed 'A' frame beams, airing cupboard, cloaks cupboard and further double fronted store.
Utility Room, well fitted with base and wall mounted cupboards, wood effect working surfaces and single drainer stainless steel sink unit, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled floor.
Lounge, a double aspect with double glazed windows on both sides, central fireplace with exposed beam over and inset wood burning stove, exposed 'A' frame timbers.
Kitchen/Dining/Living Room, beautifully fitted kitchen area with a range of stylish contemporary units with granite working surfaces and tiled splash backs, central island unit with sink and recessed drainer, a range of base and wall mounted cupboards and drawers, integral appliances including four ring ceramic hob and hood over, double oven, microwave and dishwasher, space for 'American style' fridge.
From here, leading through to the Dining area and Living area with an attractive, contemporary style wood burning stove. 6 exposed 'A' frame beams, throughout the room, doors and windows on both sides with bi-folding doors opening onto the garden terrace. Double doors lead through to the Inner Hall with cupboard, exposed roof timbers and two double glazed windows.
Family Bathroom with attractive white suite with large bath tub, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, separate tiled enclosed shower, heated towel rail and double glazed window.
Bedroom 2, double glazed window, exposed ceiling beam. En-Suite Shower Room with low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, large enclosed shower.
Bedroom 3, double glazed window, exposed 'A' frame beams.
Bedroom 4, double glazed window, exposed 'A' frame beams.
Bedroom 1, a large spacious room with two double glazed windows, built in wardrobes and exposed 'A' frame beams to roof height.
Large En-Suite Shower Room with twin wash hand basins, low level wc, large walk-in shower, heated towel rail, double glazed window, exposed 'A' frame beams.
Double iron gates open onto a large gravelled drive, providing turning and parking space for numerous vehicles and leading to the double carport 20' x 19'10 with power and light connected. Adjoining Workshop/Store approximately 20' x 9' with small wood store cupboard adjoining that. Stone walls surround the parking area with flowers and shrubs with steps up to the front garden area laid mainly to lawn with surrounding hedging. Attractive gravelled seating area with fantastic views to the east, across farmland as far as Glastonbury Tor on a clear day. Steps lead up to a higher terrace to the front door, providing an excellent seating and entertaining space for breakfast and morning coffee when weather dictates, providing though open views for many miles across countryside. A wide paved path leads around to the side, wooden garden shed, further lawned gardens with surrounding stone edging and paved pathway to further seating and entertaining space and to the east, unbroken views for many miles over the countryside. The small paddock is accessed over the neighbouring driveway through a five bar wooden gate. The paddock is laid to permanent pasture with surrounding post and rail fencing and hedging and extends to approximately 0.75 acres
The property is ideally placed to take full advantage of the delightful country location, situated at the foot of the beautiful Quantock Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, whilst being just 1.5 miles from the well served village of North Petherton and just 3 miles from the M5, Junction 24. Convenience such as this is rare and hard to find.
The property sits on the edge of a small development of similar barns, the surrounding countryside provides a wealth of opportunities for walking and cycling, as well as horse riding along quiet country lanes and a network of foot and bridle paths, especially on the Quantock Hills, leading all the way to the West Somerset coastline at Kilve.
North Petherton provides an excellent range of amenities, including several shops, public house, church, community centre and many other facilities for day to day living. Both towns of Taunton and Bridgwater are easily accessible along the nearby A38 and M5 Junctions 24 & 25.
Services: Electric, water and shared private drainage.
Council Tax Band: F
EPC Rating: D
Hall 17'8" x 5'8" (5.38m x 1.73m).
Utility Room 7'10" (2.4m) x 6'2" (1.88m) + door recess.
Sitting Room 17'10" x 15' (5.44m x 4.57m).
Kitchen/Dining/Living Room 44'6" x 15' (13.56m x 4.57m).
Bathroom 10'10" x 7'4" (3.3m x 2.24m).
Bedroom 2 11' x 10'11" (3.35m x 3.33m).
En-Suite 2 8'7" x 4'2" (2.62m x 1.27m).
Bedroom 3 15'2" x 9'7" (4.62m x 2.92m).
Bedroom 4 10'10" x 10'8" (3.3m x 3.25m).
Bedroom 1 16'8" x 14'11" (5.08m x 4.55m).
En-Suite 1 14'11" x 6'2" (4.55m x 1.88m).
Double Carport 20' x 19'10" (6.1m x 6.05m).
Workshop/Store 20' (6.1m) x 9' (2.74m) (approx).
From the M5, Junction 24 take the A38 in a southerly direction into North Petherton turning first right as you enter the village into Old Road, continue along the back of the village and before exiting the village turn left into High Street. Follow along the High Street and turn first right into Cliff Road and follow Cliff Road up continuing out of the village. After approximately one mile, the property can be found on the right hand side. Proceed to the far end with the entrance on the right clearly marked.
- Attached Converted Former Barn
- High Specification & Finish
- Spacious Open Plan Accommodation
- Many Character Features
- Air Source Underfloor Heating
- Close to Quantock Hills
- Double Carport & Off-Road Parking
- M5, Junction 24, 3 Miles