Bradford on Tone, Taunton, Somerset, TA4

£775,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A striking 6 bedroom Period farmhouse offering generous living accommodation, beautiful gardens, terrace and 3 acres with stables and paddocks.

This attractive period farmhouse dates back to the Victorian era and is of stone elevations under a slated roof. The property enjoys excellent room proportions, high ceilings and large window openings flooding it with natural light. Located at the end of the third of a mile drive, the property nestles within open countryside surrounding by its own land enjoying a great deal of privacy and seclusion. The accommodation in brief comprises an arched entrance hall with turning staircase leading to the first floor, a generous bespoke farmhouse kitchen is to the side with large island unit, granite worktops and a number of integral appliances, and a door off leads to a separate dining room with a log burning stove. A well apportioned drawing room is also accessed off the hall enjoying views of the gardens, with large open fire place. To the rear is a WC and boot room. Upstairs are four double bedrooms and family bathroom which could be remodelled to make into an en-suite if required. In addition to the main house is a two bedroom annex, currently incorporated into the main house, but which has been rented out in the past for additional income. At present on the ground floor is a snug and kitchen (used as utility) and separate gym but this could be adapted to meet individuals requirements, with two spacious bedrooms and separate new bathroom and WC upstairs. The outside enjoys generous well maintained gardens, orchard area, separate garden office with high speed broadband, a range of traditional outbuildings currently providing stabling and storage together with several pasture paddocks, in all extending to about 3 acres.

The property is situated at the end of a long private drive on the northern fringe of the highly favoured village of Bradford on Tone which lies about 4 miles to the west of Taunton. The village offers a popular pub and magnificent parish church whilst primary schooling is available at the village of Oake about 2 miles away where an 18 hole golf course it also present. Taunton is readily accessible via the nearby A38 and provides easy access to the town where a wide range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities will be found - there are three independent schools in Taunton as well as Wellington School about 4 miles to the west. The village is largely a blend of character properties and is regarded as one of the best in the Taunton Vale district. The M5 may be joined The property is situated at the end of a long private drive on the northern fringe of the highly favoured village of Bradford on Tone which lies about 4 miles to the west of Taunton. The village offers a popular pub and magnificent parish church whilst primary schooling is available at the village of Oake about 2 miles away where an 18 hole golf course it also present. Taunton is readily accessible via the nearby A38 and provides easy access to the town where a wide range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities will be found - there are three independent schools in Taunton as well as Wellington School about 4 miles to the west. The village is largely a blend of character properties and is regarded as one of the best in the Taunton Vale district. The M5 may be joined at junction 26 at Wellington about 2 miles away whilst Taunton itself offers a main line rail link to London (Paddington). Both Bristol and Exeter international airports are within an hours drive.

The property is approached off the public highway over a long private drive which ends at the rear of the property. Here is parking for several vehicles and gives access to the outbuildings which comprise a stone built potting shed which adjoins the house (6m x 4.2m) which the potential to be incorporated into the house, a stable block (15m x 5m) containing three boxes, fodder stall and store shed and a 4.3m x 5.5m tack room which could be utilised for alternative uses if required subject to the necessary consents. The primary gardens lie to the south and western elevation comprising of formal areas of mature shrub borders and orchards and south facing wall with trained fruit trees. The property also boasts a fabulous alfresco dining area with a Mediterranean feel lies to the west, enclosed within attractive wall boundaries with areas of lavender, rose beds and a pergola perfect for Summer entertaining. In addition to the gardens are a number of paddocks conveniently divided by post and well fencing ideal for the grazing of horses and livestock as well as a field shelter.

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