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4 bedroom house for sale in Goathurst, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5

Guide price £499,500

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An exceptionally charming detached period property with a substantial detached garage, situated within this most desirable village location, with delightful gardens enjoying far reaching views.

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  • Private Parking
  • Double Garage
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THE PROPERTY
Old Cobb is a very attractive period property situated within the heart of this most desirable village of Goathurst. It offers a wealth of charm and character to include many original features such as exposed timbers, original oak windows and an inglenook fireplace. The accommodation provides flexibility with the benefit of two kitchens, a sitting room and a downstairs shower room. Independent access offers superb ancillary use for additional family members or guests, if so desired. Whilst the property is very well presented it offers an exciting opportunity and potential for upgrading and refurbishment allowing purchasers to put their own stamp on the property.

ACCOMMODATION
The accommodation includes a hallway, main kitchen fitted with a range of wall and base units incorporating an integrated electric oven and hob with extractor hood over and a full height fridge and freezer. The dining room has a pretty window with seating and exposed timbers. The main sitting room features a superb inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove and the original inset bread oven to the side. A large window with seating enjoys views out to the front allowing ample light in. A door to the side leads to the main staircase up to the first floor. Beyond the hallway leads through to a lobby area with access out to the rear sun terrace and garden beyond. A secondary galley kitchen/utility fitted with a range of wall and base units leads off to the side and enjoys wonderful views out across the garden. A useful pantry is found at the end. A shower room including vanity unit and airing cupboard is located off the lobby. A well-proportioned light, airy living room features a large bay window that enjoys views of the garden and open countryside. A secondary staircase leads up to a large double bedroom with a range of built in storage. (A doorway could be opened up to re-join this to the main upstairs accommodation).

The main staircase leads up to the first floor from the sitting room to three further bedrooms, a dressing room, a family bathroom and a separate cloakroom.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS
Old Cobb sits well within its gardens with a pretty cottage garden to the front of the house edged by established hedging and picket fence affords a degree of privacy. An impressive grape vine covers the front and side elevations of the cottage. The main drive to the side offers parking for several cars and gives access to a substantial detached double garage with sliding doors. The main garden surrounds the rear of the cottage with an extensive lawned area. This most impressive garden area includes established borders filled with a variety of interesting shrubs and flowering plants giving colour and interest throughout the year. Mature ornamental trees including apple trees can be seen providing further interest and dappled shade. A summerhouse can be seen to the far end with a further garden shed tucked in the corner. Clipped hedging and boundary stone walling offer further protection and privacy to this beautiful space. The sun terrace leading out from the rear of the property provides an ideal outside entertaining area. Very pretty open countryside can be enjoyed beyond the garden.

SITUATION
Old Cobb is situated in the unspoilt and particularly favoured village of Goathurst which is located on the lower slopes of the Quantock Hills, which have been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and offer excellent walking, riding and mountain biking facilities. The village has an attractive Parish Church and there is a Public House, Primary School and Golf Course available in the nearby village of Enmore, which is approximately 1 mile away. There are local amenities available in the village of North Petherton, whilst Bridgwater offers day today facilities as well as an M5 motorway junction.

Taunton, the County Town, has comprehensive facilities with a good range of shops, excellent schools within both the state and independent sectors, mainline railway station and M5 motorway interchange.

SERVICES
Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Electric heating.

LOCAL AUTHORITY
Sedgemoor District Council
Council Tax Band D

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE
Rating F

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