Guide price £499,950
Steps Farm is an attractive detached period farmhouse offering a wealth of architectural and historical features and is accordingly Grade II Listed. The property offers well presented, versatile accommodation with traditional features including exposed beams and inglenook fireplaces. The delightful kitchen has been fitted to a high standard and is complemented by an Aga and there is a lovely sitting room with feature fireplace incorporating woodburning stove. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, with en suite facilities to the master bedroom and a family bathroom. The property has the benefit of oil fired heating.
Steps Farm is situated in delightful gardens and grounds extending to approximately 5.5 acres. There are equestrian facilities, with the yard providing three loose boxes, tack room and hay barn. In addition there are three timber garages.
The property is approached up steps from the village road through the front door to
Reception Hall with flagstone floor and doors to the kitchen, sitting room and rear hall.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room with a range of units with cupboards and drawers under, wall mounted cupboards, Belfast sink, flagstone floor, oil fired Aga, space and plumbing for dishwasher, electric cooker, fridge. Central island, window with window seat to the front elevation, exposed beams and door to:
Utility with a range of units providing work surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, tiled floor, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble drier and fridge freezer, door to garden, window to rear, single drainer stainless steel sink unit
Sitting Room with fireplace incorporating woodburning stove, window to the front elevation incorporating window seat, stairs to first floor providing an understairs cupboard and door to:
Dining Room with fireplace, with window providing window seat to the front elevation
Study with window to the rear
Rear Hall with glazed door to garden, tiled floor and doors to:
Boot Room with oil fired boiler, window and tiled floor
Cloakroom with low level w.c., wash basin, window and tiled floor
Landing with built in heated airing cupboard
Master Bedroom with dual aspect windows, exposed beams
En Suite with corner bath, pedestal wash hand basin, corner shower cubicle, low level w.c., window
Bedroom with window providing window seat, exposed floor boards, built in wardrobe
Bedroom with window to the front elevation
Bathroom with suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., window
Steps Farm is situated in delightful gardens laid mainly to lawn with shrubs and trees. Within the garden is a greenhouse, brick built storage shed and outside privy with low level w.c. To the side of the property a shared gravelled driveway leads up to three timber garages and a parking area. A track from the parking area leads through a five bar gate giving access to the equestrian yard with tack room, three stables and hay barn. The land is subdivided into paddocks and the whole extends to approximately 5.5 acres. We understand that the land is on a separate title and is subject to an overage restriction.
Steps Farm is situated in the favoured village of North Newton which offers a public house, village school, playing fields and church. The village lies close to the Taunton Bridgwater Canal which provides excellent walking and cycling opportunities. The larger village of North Petherton is a short distance away and here can be found an excellent range of amenities for day to day needs, including an M5 Motorway interchange. 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 Junction 25 of the M5 Motorway take the A38 in a northerly direction towards Bridgwater. Continue along this road passing the turnings to West Newton and Thurloxton and shortly after passing Thurloxton Fruit Farm on the left hand side and on the short length of dual carriageway turn right onto Moon Lane, signposted North Newton. Turn left at the T junction and proceed into the village and the property will be found on the left hand side. Please ensure that you take the gravelled driveway just beforehand, the parking area will be found at the top.