The Croft is a semi detached cottage offering a delightful blend of versatile accommodation, with many traditional features, combined with well appointed modern amenities. The versatile accommodation on the ground floor provides sitting room with woodburning stove, formal dining room, generous kitchen/breakfast room and a flexible additional reception room, or bedroom with an en suite bathroom. On the first floor there are two double bedrooms and shower room, and the property has the benefit of calor gas heating.
The Croft is situated in a delightful plot extending to approximately ¾ acre, with the garden divided into a series of rooms, with a kitchen garden, folly area and a wooded area. There is a substantial detached outbuilding providing workshop, with an adjoining studio/games room. There is a two storey barn with the potential for ancillary development, subject to the necessary consents.
The accommodation comprises:
Entrance door to
Reception Hall with tiled floor, built in cupboards and glazed door to
Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a range of fitted units providing work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, single drainer sink unit, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, window and Velux window, tiled floor and gas fired boiler
Bedroom with glazed door to the garden, window, built in wardrobe and door to
En Suite with panelled bath, shower cubicle, low level w.c., wash basin and window
Dining Room with slate floor, ornamental fireplace, window, door to garden and door to
Sitting Room with fireplace incorporating woodburning stove, dual aspect windows, stairs to first floor
Landing with skylight
Bedroom with skylight, built in wardrobe
Bedroom with dual aspect windows, fireplace and wardrobe
Shower Room with shower cubicle, low level w.c., wash basin and window
The property is approached over a driveway providing parking and turning and giving access to detached barn with potential, subject to any necessary consents. There is a lovely enclosed courtyard area suitable for outside dining/seating with a timber decked area and adjoining this is a workshop with power and light and two windows and an attached games room with power and light, storage cupboards and two windows. The delightful gardens are laid to lawn with a range of mature shrubs and trees, fruit beds, fruit trees, greenhouse and vegetable area. There is an archway to a lawned area with stage/summerhouse and folly with fireplace/barbecue. At the end of the garden there is an enchanting wooded area/copse with a summerhouse and decked area and is a lovely wildlife habitat.
The Croft enjoys a delightful situation, close to the banks of the River Parrett and the small hamlet of Oath. The hamlet enjoys good access to the historic town of Langport, which is navigable by river and also provides good day to day amenities and also the local village of Stoke St Gregory, which provides further facilities, including shop, post office and primary school. 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.
From Taunton proceed along the A38 towards North Petherton, turning right onto the A361 towards Glastonbury. Continue through the villages of Durston and The Lyngs and just before reaching the village of Burrowbridge, turn right before the traffic lights onto Stathe Road. Proceed along this road for approximately 2½ to 3 miles, passing the turning to Curry Rivel on the right hand side and a lock on the left hand side and take the third long drive on the left which takes you to The Croft.