The Lodge is a stunning detached barn conversion, converted by the current owners for their own occupation. The property offers a delightful blend of character features, with exposed vaulted ceilings and incorporating energy saving features, including an air source heat pump with underfloor heating on the ground floor with 'zone control', solar photovoltaic panels benefitting from the higher rate tariff, combined to offer a low cost approach to household utility bills.
The well proportioned versatile accommodation is very well appointed with a delightful walnut fitted kitchen with integrated appliances and there is a well appointed bathroom and en suite facilities to the master bedroom.
The Lodge enjoys a delightful situation with private well enclosed generous sized gardens, enjoying a good orientation. There is a double garage and additional courtyard area.
The accommodation comprises:
Entrance door to
Reception Hall with stairs to first floor providing understairs cupboard, tiled floor with underfloor heating
Utility with single drainer stainless steel sink and a half, built in cupboards, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, tiled floor, window, door to garden, space for American style fridge freezer, half tiled walls
Shower Room with shower cubicle, low level w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, window, tiled floor, half tiled walls, storage cupboard
Bedroom 4 with two windows overlooking the courtyard, tiled floor with underfloor heating
Study/Family Room with two windows overlooking the courtyard, tiled floor with underfloor heating, double doors to
Sitting Room. This is a stunning room with trifold doors leading out to the terrace and gardens, two windows to the rear garden, tiled floor with underfloor heating, woodburning stove
Kitchen/Dining Room. This is a beautifully appointed room with a range of walnut units providing work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, single drainer stainless steel sink and a half, built in range cooker with extractor hood over, built in fridge and freezer, dishwasher, wine cooler, dual aspect windows, Velux window, tiled floor with underfloor heating
Landing with generous open loft area providing storage, Velux windows, exposed beams, storage cupboard
Master Bedroom with three windows to the rear elevation, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, fitted wardrobe
En Suite with shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., tiled floors and half tiled walls
Bedroom 2 with vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, two windows with distant views
Bedroom 3 with two windows with distant views, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams
Bathroom which is well appointed with a corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., tiled floor, half tiled walls, Velux window
The property is accessed over a shared driveway which gives access to the double garage with off road parking area. The garage is a generous size with two pairs of double doors, power, light and internal storage area. To the side of the garage is a five bar gate leading onto a half landscaped courtyard suitable for outside dining/entertaining. Alternatively it could provide additional parking.
The main garden to the rear of the property enjoys good orientation and a high degree of privacy and there is a generous terrace with steps leading up to a lawned area with shrubs. There is a further parking space which can be accessed at the far end of the garden
The property is situated in a small select development within the Quantock Hills designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and providing miles of footpaths and bridleways. There are wonderful views to be enjoyed over the surrounding countryside, whilst there is good access to the local town of North Petherton which has amenities to include convenience store, pub, primary school, church, doctors' surgery, restaurant and easy access the M5 Motorway interchange. The town of Bridgwater offers a further range of facilities and amenities. 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 the M5 Junction 24 take the A38 in a southerly direction to 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 the high street and follow along the high street turning first right into Cliff Road. Follow Cliff Road up continuing out of the village and the property will be found after approximately a mile on the right hand side. Take the first entrance through the open pillars and the property is the second the left hand side.