A beautifully presented and spacious detached period family home dating back 300 years standing in gardens and grounds extending to approximately 1.3 acres.
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Rydon Cottage is a beautifully presented country home that has been skillfully and sympathetically refurbished by the current owners to create a spacious and versatile family home. The property offers a wealth of character features including feature fireplaces and tiled floors that wonderfully complement the contemporary fixtures and fittings.
The accommodation comprises
Entrance Hall with tiled floor, window to front elevation and sliding door leading to the
Inner Hall with tiled floor and doors to
Snug with feature fireplace house an inset electric fire, oak floor, window to front elevation and under stair storage cupboard.
Dining Room with window to front elevation, tiled floor and doors leading to
Sitting Room. A triple aspect room with a window to the front elevation and two sets of sliding doors to the side and rear leading to the gardens. The centerpiece of the room is the beautiful stone fireplace with inset multi-fuel stove. Oak Flooring.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room. The heart of the home fitted with white shaker style base and wall units with wood worktop over. Built in Falcon Range Style Cooker, Belfast Sink, plumbing for a dishwasher and space for a Fridge/Freezer. The Kitchen area flows nicely into the Breakfast Room space with room for a good-sized dining table. There is a tiled floor throughout with a large window to the rear elevation, stable door to the gardens and a further door leading to
Utility Room with granite worktop, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Door leading to
Downstairs W/C. A white suite comprising closed couple W/C and pedestal wash hand basin.
Stairs from the Inner Hall lead to the first-floor split level landing with doors leading to
Master Bedroom Suite. A large double aspect room with fitted wardrobes and door leading to an En-Suite Shower Room with white suite comprising closed couple W/C, pedestal wash hand basin and a large walk-in shower enclosure. Floor and wall tiles throughout.
Bedroom 2. A good-sized double bedroom with a fitted wardrobe and window to front elevation.
Bedroom 3. Another good-sized double bedroom with fitted wardrobe and window to rear elevation.
Bedroom 4 with window to front elevation.
Bedroom 5 with window to front elevation.
Bedroom 6 with window to rear elevation.
Family Bathroom. A room that has been beautifully modernised by the current owners to offer a white suite comprising closed couple W/C, Pedestal Wash Hand Basin, Paneled Bath with Shower Over, Heated Towel Rail and Tiled Floor Throughout.
Gardens and Grounds
Rydon Cottage stands in good sized gardens and grounds that extend to approximately 1.3 acres. The property is accessed via Double Iron Gates that lead onto a sweeping driveway that leads to the two parking and turning areas. The driveway is bordered by beautifully maintained Poplar Trees. The grounds have been beautifully maintained by the current owners and are predominantly laid to lawn with large hedge borders. Directly to the rear of the property can be found a large patio area and raised deck, ideal for outside dining and entertaining. Within the grounds can be found an Orchard, Kitchen garden to the rear of the outbuildings with raised beds, vine and budleia and a beautiful Wysteria on the front elevation of the home. The property also has the benefit a large array of outbuildings that include a double garage with light and power, store room, wood store, potential workshop, former stable, and potting shed.
Rydon is a small hamlet situated between West and North Newton. The latter provides a primary school, church and pub. The larger country town of North Petherton is also close with amenities including a Tesco Express, renowned butchers', primary school, doctors' surgery and access to the M5 at junction 24. The property is also well placed to explore the surrounding area, with the Quantock Hills lying to the north west of the property, again providing an extensive network of footpaths and bridleways, stretching to the west Somerset coastline and designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Taunton the county town provides comprehensive facilities, in addition to a good range of shops, excellent schools in both the state and independent sectors, racecourse, county cricket ground and a main line rail link to London (Paddington). The M5, junction 25 is accessed on the eastern side of the town and close to this junction there is a large out of town shopping and leisure complex.