Barton Lodge is a beautifully presented, versatile home with a wealth of character and traditional features and has been skilfully and sympathetically renovated and remodelled by the current owners. The property offers a delightful blend of accommodation, with a lovely sitting room with woodburning stove and a substantial kitchen/dining room, which is well suited to a contemporary lifestyle. There is a generous master bedroom on the ground floor with en suite wet room, and on the first floor two further bedrooms and a well appointed bathroom. The property has the benefit of oil fired underfloor heating.
Barton Lodge is situated in delightful, well enclosed and private gardens, enjoying a good orientation and have been beautifully landscaped. There is a range of outbuildings, providing workshop/storage, generous sized garage, parking, potting shed/greenhouse and walled kitchen garden.
The property is approached through a stable door into a generous
Reception Hall with slate floor, oak staircase to first floor providing understairs recess, open archway to Kitchen/Dining Room, glazed oak screen and door to
Sitting Room with feature fireplace incorporating woodburning stove, French doors leading out into the garden, two windows, part exposed stone walling to one wall
Kitchen/Dining Room. This is a stunning room with a lovely modern fitted kitchen with granite work surfaces, fitted oven, hob and hood, built in dishwasher, slate floor, two windows overlooking the rear garden, French doors leading out into the rear garden, exposed stone walling to one wall, door to
Utility/Boot Room with coat hanging/shelving/boot/shoe storage, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, stainless steel sink unit, fitted cupboards, stable door to rear garden, oil fired boiler
Bedroom with dual aspect windows and door to
En Suite with walk in shower enclosure with glazed screen, slate floor, wash basin, low level w.c., dual aspect windows and linen cupboard
Generous landing which could potentially be used as an occasional bedroom/study area, with two Velux windows, exposed timbers and access door to loft under eaves storage.
Bedroom 2 with two Velux windows and exposed beams
Bedroom 3 with exposed beams, two Velux windows and window to the side elevation
Bathroom with suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, wash basin with cupboards under, low level w.c., exposed beams, Velux window, heated towel rail
The property is approached over a private shared driveway giving access to a concrete hardstanding suitable for storing a caravan and giving access to the garage with up and over door. There is a generous workshop, potting shed/greenhouse and storage shed with door to walled kitchen garden. There is additional off road parking for two vehicles.
The front of the property is approached into an attractive enclosed garden laid to chippings with timber decked outside dining/sitting area, mature vine and fig tree. The rear garden is well enclosed and delightfully landscaped with a lawned area, well stocked borders and raised timber decked outside dining/sitting area and further circular paved area at the end of the garden.
Barton Lodge enjoys a delightful situation on the outskirts of the village of Corfe, in a small cluster of properties within the curtilage of Barton Grange, a Grade II Listed building. Corfe lies at the foot of the Blackdown Hills, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with miles of footpaths and bridleways, and offering a public house, parish church, village hall and tea gardens. 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.