Guide price £595,000
An individually designed modern detached family home sits within private gardens and grounds enjoying open countryside views located on the edge of the popular village of North Petherton.
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Southlands House is a very spacious individually designed five bedroomed family home located at the end of a private no through lane situated on the edge of this popular village of North Petherton. The property offers extremely flexible versatile accommodation ideal for modern family living. In addition, the property sits well within secluded gardens and grounds enjoying outstanding views across to open countryside that can be enjoyed from all the accommodation. Southlands House benefits from a private approach following a private drive up to the gated entrance.
The accommodation includes a large reception hall with cloakroom off. A well proportioned sitting room with a stone surround fireplace with a modern flush mounted cassette style wood burning stove and access through sliding doors into a large conservatory which enjoy extensive countryside views. A stunning new contemporary style kitchen incorporates a comprehensive range of wall and base units with under counter LED decorative lighting, hot water dispensing tap and waste disposal unit as well as a range of integrated appliances. This extends across to a large breakfast bar, beyond which is the breakfast /dining area with bifold doors opening out on to the decking entertaining area.
There is a fully fitted utility room with a further boot room beyond with access into the large integrated double garage. Subject to the necessary consents this offers an opportunity to create further accommodation.
Upstairs there are five bedrooms, a shower room and a family bathroom. The principle bedroom has been fitted out with a full range of integrated storage. Sliding doors lead out on to an impressive balcony taking in the superb views. There is also an opportunity to convert this space into an en-suite shower room should this be required.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The property enjoys extensive gardens and grounds which surround the property. The front is approached along a private drive with gated entrance. This leads on to a gravelled turning circle to the front. A summer house is situated to the side and is surrounded by a selection of fruit and ornamental trees offering a degree of privacy from the neighbouring properties. The main garden area is accessed to the side through a high fence with gated access. To the side is a vegetable and greenhouse area. The garden extends across to the main lawn with established borders filled with a range of interesting shrubs. A circular sun terrace is found to one side. Extending out from the rear of the house is an impressive outside entertaining area. This is raised decking and incorporates a BBQ dining area, seating area and an ornamental koi pond. A pergola with jacuzzi/hot tub is off to the side. This provides a stunning outside entertaining space and is a great feature to the house. All of this looks out to the open countryside views beyond.
The property is situated on the edge of the highly regarded small town of North Petherton which is located on the eastern edge of the foothills of the Quantocks. Here there is an excellent range of local amenities to include a parish church, shops, post office, doctors surgery, dentists and primary school. There is also a recreation ground close by. The town is also conveniently located for access to the M5, J23A and J24. The county town of Taunton has a comprehensive range of schools, shopping and recreational facilities. There is also a mainline rail station to London Paddington.
EPC Rating E