The accommodation is as briefly follows;
- A SPACIOUS & EXTENDED DETACHED COTTAGE
- EXPOSED BEAMS & INGLENOOK
- 5 BEDROOMS & EN-SUITE BATHROOM
- RE-EQUIPPED FITTED KITCHEN & BATHROOM
- LOUNGE, DINING ROOM & STUDY
- GROUND FLOOR SHOWER ROOM/WC. LAUNDRY ROOM
- LARGE PRIVATE GARDENS
- DOUBLE GLAZING & OIL CENTRAL HEATING
- DOUBLE GARAGE & AMPLE OFF ROAD PARKING
‘Downend Cottage’, Downend Crescent, Puriton, Nr Bridgwater TA6 4TH provides an extremely spacious family home occupying a good sized plot on the outskirts of the village of Puriton which is itself provided with local shops, Post Office, Primary School, Church and Inns. Bridgwater is approximately 3 miles distant and the M5 interchange providing quick and easy access to the surrounding areas is within approximately ¼ mile.
The property, original parts of which are believed to be in excess of 300 years old, has been greatly extended and improved, yet retains a wealth of character features within the older part of the property including inglenook fireplace, exposed beams etc. The cottage is constructed of brick and stone with rendered elevations below a pitched, tiled roof. We understand the wiring to the property has recently been checked and oil fired central heating installed with a replacement boiler fitted approximately 3 years ago and also at which time the property was provided with a new kitted kitchen including cooker, hob etc. Double glazed windows have been fitted throughout and modern bathroom and shower fittings provided. Briefly the property offers to the ground floor: Entrance Hall, feature Lounge with inglenook and beamed ceiling, Dining Room, Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Shower Room and Utility Area, whilst at first floor are 5 Bedrooms, one with En-Suite Bathroom, and spacious modern Family Bathroom. The property is provided with ample on-site car parking facility together with a block built Double Garage with Laundry Room to the rear. The gardens extend to approximately 1/3 acre and provide a feature of the house. Properties such as this are rare to the market and as such viewing is recommended.
ENTRANCE HALL UPVC double glazed entrance door. Radiator.
DINING ROOM 13’2” x 12’6” max. Blue lias stone wall feature. UPVC double glazed window overlooking front garden. Double radiator. Picture rail. Stairs to first floor. 4 steps up to:
LOUNGE 20’7” overall x 16’6”. Attractive Inglenook fireplace with natural stone surround with heavy wooden beam over and inset woodburner. Exposed beamed ceiling. Feature display niches with shelving. Natural stone wall features. Window seat. 2 double glazed windows overlooking rear garden. Telephone point. T.V. point. Radiator. Double glazed door to rear garden. Door to:
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 17’8” x 8’4”. Re-equipped with an extensive range of quality units incorporating single drainer stainless steel sink unit inset into work surface with plumbing for dishwasher, 2 floor units and 4 drawer unit below. Additional work surface with floor unit under. Cooker housing with inset Neff double oven. Tall pull out larder unit. Storage cupboard. Further work surface with inset 4 ring electric induction hob with stainless steel extractor hood over, pan drawers below. Range of wall units together with fitted Microwave. Ceramic tiled floor UPVC double glazed door to rear garden. Door to:
UTILITY AREA 8’0” x 5’6”. Space for electrical appliances.
SHOWER ROOM/WC OFF With coloured suite with shower cubicle tiled around with Mira shower inset. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level W.C. Double glazed window. Radiator. Shaver point.
STUDY 13’1” x 8’1”. UPVC double glazed window. Radiator.
BEDROOM 1 19’0” x 11’7”. Double glazed window. Radiator.
BEDROOM 2 14’0” x 9’4” plus recess. Radiator. Double glazed window. Door to:
EN-SUITE BATHROOM Panelled bath with shower attachments over. Wash hand basin. Low level W.C. Double glazed window. Radiator. Chrome towel rail/radiator. Fully tiled around.
BEDROOM 3 13’4” x 13’3”. Radiator. Dual aspect double glazed windows.
BEDROOM 4 10’4” x 9’10”. Double glazed window. Radiator
BEDROOM 5 10’0” x 9’10”. Double glazed window. Access to roof space. Radiator.
BATHROOM 11’6” x 8’8” Equipped with a large Shower/Spa Bath with multi nozzles and shower attachments, speakers and screen. Pedestal wash basin, low level WC Fully tiled around. Radiator. Chrome towel rail/radiator.
OUTSIDE To the front the property is enclosed by fencing and mature hedging with 5 bar gate and tarmacadam driveway with ample parking and turning space leading to a DOUBLE GARAGE 20’8” x 13’8” with up and over door, light and power. Personal door to rear. To the rear of the garage is a LAUNDRY ROOM 13’5” x 7’9” with single drainer stainless steel sink unit with water heater over, plumbing for washing machine and ample storage space. Enclosed courtyard area with outside tap and oil tank. External Oil fired boiler providing central heating.
A side access leads to the rear garden, which is most attractively laid out to various shrubs with extensive lawn and borders. Paved patio area immediately to the rear of the cottage. Greenhouse. The plot extends to approximately a third of an acre.
Viewing By appointment with the vendors’ agents Messrs Charles Dickens, who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements.
Services Mains electricity and water. Septic tank drainage.
Council Tax Band F
Energy Rating D 57
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs.