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3 bedroom house for sale in Skimmerton Lane, Wembdon, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5

Guide price £500,000

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A delightful period detached three-bedroom cottage situated on the edge of this popular village includes large gardens extending to approx 1/3 acre enjoying far reaching views towards the Quantock Hil

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Staddlestones is a very charming period cottage situated along a quiet country lane on the edge of the popular village of Wembdon. The property is filled with a wealth of charm and character which has been upgraded and refurbished by the current owners to create a very desirable family home. In addition to the well-proportioned reception rooms the kitchen and dining area has recently undergone a comprehensive redesign and upgrade to now offer a stunning addition to the existing accommodation.

ACCOMMODATION
The accommodation comprises entrance porch with cloakroom to the side, leading through a glazed door into the reception hall. The main staircase can be seen to one side and a useful cloak/storage cupboard. The main sitting room is an impressive size and includes a number of features such as exposed timbers and an attractive stone surround fireplace with wood burning stove. Wood laminate flooring. French door lead into a spacious conservatory. This provides a further reception room and enjoys views across the garden. Further French doors open out to a large stone tiled entertaining area and sun terrace.

The snug or the Dutch Room is a cosy room and a quiet place to relax. An impressive kitchen /breakfast/ dining area has recently been completely refurbished and redesigned by the current owner. A contemporary modern design provides a stunning kitchen fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units that include a double ceramic sink, two NEF eye level ovens with grill and convection, a five ring induction hob with extractor over, an integrated full height fridge and freeze and an integrated dishwasher. A large island workstation offers further cupboard storage with a breakfast bar running along the other side. French doors open out to the sun terrace offering an entertaining area. The dining area is at the far side and enjoys views out to the garden. A useful utility/laundry room can be found at the other end with stable doors giving access out to the gravelled drive and front of the cottage.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms all well appointed and beautifully decorated and a family bathroom. All the rooms are light and airy offering wonderful far-reaching views out across open countryside and the Quantock Hills.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS
Staddlestones is found along a quiet country lane and is entered through wrought iron double gates opening into a generous gravelled drive with parking for several cars. At the far end is a large double garage with further storage to the side. To the rear of the property the main garden area is surprisingly spacious and extends to approximately 1/3rd of an acre. The main garden is laid mainly to lawn and is edged with attractive established borders including a range of attractive ornamental trees and flowers that give colour and interest throughout the year. Edged by mature hedging gives complete privacy and seclusion. A vegetable garden area and chicken coop are found to the far side.

Extending out from the cottage is a fabulous stone terrace which enjoys a southerly aspect. This superb outside entertaining area extends across to the side with a large jacuzzi hot tub. A substantial log cabin is used as an outdoor lounge and is an extension of the entertaining space. Further garden sheds and stores conclude the outside space.

SURROUNDING AREA
Staddlestones is situated in a delightful country setting on the fringe of the village of Wembdon which offers a primary school and inn. Although the property is rurally situated it enjoys good access to the town of Bridgwater which offers a good range of facilities and amenities and the M5 motorway can be reached at either Junction 23 or 24. Taunton, the county town, provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities and there is a main line railway station and M5 motorway interchange.

SERVICES
Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE
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