Smocombe Farm enjoys a wonderful location in the Quantock Foothills, in gardens and grounds extending to approximately five acres, with an orchard, paddock and pond. The property is beautifully appointed and offers a wonderful blend of accommodation, with a stunning kitchen/dining/living room with a David Chappell bespoke fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, granite work surfaces and Aga and this room is well suited to a modern family lifestyle. The ground floor accommodation is complemented by a delightful sitting room with a handsome stone fireplace and a flexible family room. On the first floor there is a stunning master bedroom suite with en suite bathroom with David Chappell fittings, guest bedroom with en suite and two further double bedrooms. The property has the benefit of oil fired heating and double glazing.
Smocombe Farm offers a family lifestyle opportunity in this wonderful setting with beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds and there is the additional benefit of a substantial barn offering a fantastic entertaining/leisure suite or additional versatile living space, dependent upon your lifestyle and subject to the necessary planning consents.
The accommodation comprises:
Entrance door to
Reception Hall with tiled floor, vaulted ceiling, stairs to first floor providing understairs storage cupboard incorporating oil fired boiler, door to kitchen and door to
Cloakroom with low level w.c. and wash basin
Sitting Room with a handsome stone fireplace with brick hearth, exposed stone wall and canopy, two pairs of arched French doors leading out into the beautifully landscaped gardens, exposed beams, glazed door to
Family Room with dual aspect windows overlooking the gardens, French doors to the rear terrace and exposed beams
Kitchen/Dining/Living Room. This is a fantastic contemporary living space with a handsome bespoke David Chappell fitted kitchen providing a range of units with granite work surfaces and complemented by a blue Aga, twin Belfast sinks, built in oven and grill, island with hob and cupboards and drawers under, fitted window seat with cupboards and drawers, further fitted storage cupboards, dishwasher, exposed beams, door to front elevation, two windows enjoying a wonderful outlook over the landscaped gardens to the front, bifold doors opening onto the terrace at the rear
Half Landing with glazed doors onto a lovely balcony with steps up to the
Main Landing with linen storage cupboard, Velux roof lights and exposed beams
Master Bedroom Suite. This is a stunning feature of the property and is approached into an
En Suite with free standing roll top, claw foot bath, twin circular stone sinks, low level w.c., timber floor, fitted storage cupboards, two roof lights. A door leads through to the
Master Bedroom with a delightful outlook over the gardens, extensive range of fitted bedroom furniture providing wardrobes and drawers, vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers
Guest Bedroom with a delightful outlook to the front elevation, vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers and door to
En Suite with panelled bath, low level w.c., wash basin with vanity cupboard and heated towel rail
Bedroom with vaulted ceiling, window and roof light
Bedroom with delightful views to the front
Shower Room which is beautifully appointed, with suite comprising corner shower cubicle, low level w.c., wash basin set on a pedestal, tiled floor, part mosaic tiling to wall, Velux roof light, heated towel rail and airing cupboard with tank
Barn/Entertaining Suite incorporating a double garage with two pairs of double doors and light. The barn is a wonderful lifestyle opportunity, with a fantastic entertaining suite with well equipped shower room with a shower, low level w.c. and wash basin, there are glazed windows and door with timber external shutters, cupboard incorporating Grant oil fired boiler for central heating and stairs to first floor mezzanine area
Smocombe Farm is approached through electric gates onto a sweeping, gravelled driveway flanked by lawned areas with mature trees and substantial pond, providing a delightful 'parkland style' setting. The pond is fed by a stream that meanders under the willow tree and provides a lovely background ambiance of running water. Nestling on the banks of the pond is an octagonal summer house and on one side, stone columns provide a lovely colonnaded walkway. Adjoining this are delightfully landscaped gardens, with expanses of lawn, mature trees and shrubs and a five bar gate leads into a mature orchard which abounds with daffodils in the spring months. At the end of the gravelled driveway there is a generous parking area, which gives access to the Barn/Entertaining Suite and double garage. There is a five bar gate leading through to the paddock, which enjoys lovely distant views across open countryside. To the rear of the property is a delightful sheltered terrace enjoying a good orientation and there is a hot tub and covered outside dining area/sitting area. Beyond this is a lawn and additional access into the paddock.
Smocombe Farm occupies a stunning village outskirts location and a wonderful lifestyle opportunity, as it is situated at the foot of the Quantock Hills, which have been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and provide miles of footpaths and bridleways, ideal for those with walking, cycling and equestrian interests. The village of Enmore offers good local facilities and amenities, including a highly regarded primary school, fine parish church dating from the 12th century, public house and a well known golf course. Enmore is approximately four miles distant from Bridgwater, which offers good shopping facilities and on the outskirts of the town can be found Junctions 23 and 24 of the M5 Motorway. Taunton, the County Town, provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities as well as a main line railway station and M5 Motorway interchange.
Leave Taunton in a northerly direction passing through the village of Kingston St Mary. On cresting Buncombe Hill, bear right signposted to Enmore and Bridgwater. Continue past The Travellers Rest on the left hand side and after passing a left hand turning to Spaxton, the lane giving access to the property will be found on the right hand side. Proceed into the lane and the property is the first turning on the left hand side.