A very attractive period Georgian farmhouse offering superb well-proportioned rooms, in addition to further accommodation, situated in a secluded position yet within easy access to North Petherton.
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Stafflands Farm is a very attractive period farmhouse offering superb accommodation with well-proportioned rooms in addition to further ancillary accommodation offering further flexibility. We understand the property was built in 1573 as the manor for Stamfordlands and later remodelled in the Georgian era to include large sash windows and a beautiful staircase. Further outbuildings have lapsed planning consent to create an additional two-bedroom cottage.
The property is filled with immense character and charm throughout and enjoys a southerly aspect allowing an abundance of natural light in. The accommodation is spread over two floors to include the main reception hall with original stone flooring and a beautiful Georgian turn staircase. The dining room includes exposed ceiling timbers and a large sash window complete with shutters looking out to the front. A fascinating oak frame window dating back to the original build features in the corner. A large open fireplace with oak Bressemer beam is central to the room with beautiful engineered oak flooring. The sitting room with exposed ceiling timbers includes a large sash window, smaller secondary window and features a stone surround fireplace incorporating a wood burning stove. An inner hallway with oak flooring leads out to the rear veranda. A large pantry is off to the side with a shower room located at the other end. Access leads into a superb farmhouse kitchen with oak flooring. This very spacious room allows ample space for a large kitchen table. A comprehensive range of painted wall and base units with hardwood work surface includes a dishwasher. There is a two-oven oil fired Aga. A secondary staircase located in the corner leads up to the first floor.
The main staircase leads up to four well proportioned bedrooms. One of the bedrooms has a large en-suite bathroom and there is a family bathroom.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The side of the main house connects to further ancillary accommodation. Leading in through French doors under a veranda into a spacious room detailing a beautiful original brick flooring. Currently used as a games room this offers many alternative uses. Following an open tread oak staircase up to the first floor, there is a further large games room. This again offers alternative uses.
A separate barn with store room has lapsed planning consent to create a two bedroom cottage.
Stafflands Farm House is approached along a private road which leads round to the rear of the house with parking and turning area.
The gardens are mainly to the front and side of the farmhouse. This is laid mainly to lawn edged with attractive borders and include a variety of mature ornamental trees and shrubs.
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.
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Oil fired Aga. Wood burning stove.
Sedgemoor District Council
Council Tax Band E