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£399,500 - 5 bedroom house for sale - Taunton Road, Bridgwater


Full Description:

Tenure: Freehold

The accommodation is as briefly follows;

Key Features

  • A SPACIOUS & IMPOSING SEMI-DETACHED THREE STOREY RESIDENCE
  • MODERNISED THROUGHOUT YET RETAINING WEALTH OF CHARACTER FEATURES
  • FEATURE 55FT LIVING/FITTED KITCHEN/DINING/SUNROOM
  • LOUNGE, SITTING ROOM, SUN LOUNGE
  • MASTER BEDROOM & EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM
  • 3/4 FURTHER BEDROOMS
  • 2 BATHROOMS
  • UTILITY & CLOAKROOM
  • GAS CENTRAL HEATING & UPVC DOUBLE GLAZING
  • 250FT FEATURE REAR GARDEN, WORKSHOPS, & AMPLE PARKING

Description

Taunton Road, Bridgwater TA6 3LS provides a superb example of an elegant semi-detached 3 storey residence built in 1865 and constructed of brick below a pitched, tiled roof. It occupies a prominent position within approximately 5 minutes walking distance from the town centre where shopping facilities and other amenities are available.

The property which has been sympathetically modernised throughout retains a wealth of character original features including high ceilings, picture rails, original fireplaces etc. Gas fired central heating is installed and UPVC double glazed windows provided. Briefly the accommodation which is arranged over three floors affords the opportunity to be used as a large family home or alternatively could easily accommodate a self-contained suite for an elderly family member. At present to the Ground Floor is an imposing Hallway, feature Lounge with full depth bay window, Sitting Room/Bedroom 5 with Sun Lounge extension off together with Bathroom and WC. To the Lower Ground Floor is a feature open plan Lounge/fitted Kitchen/Dining/Garden Room extending to approx. 55’ with Utility Room and Cloakroom off. To the First Floor is a delightful Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room, 3 further Bedrooms & Bathroom/WC. The house is provided with on-site parking to the front together with large brick paviour driveway leading to the feature rear gardens which have been lovingly laid out to various areas and extend to approximately 250’. Spacious properties such as this presented in excellent order with all the attributes of modern day living and offering a variety of potential uses due to the internal layout of the accommodation are extremely rare to the market and as such internal inspection is essential to appreciate  the overall space and calibre provided.

ACCOMMODATION

GROUND FLOOR

ENTRANCE PORCH Heavy arched double doors. Book shelving. Meter cupboard. Stained glass door to:

ENTRANCE HALL Staircase to first floor. Feature flooring. Dado rail. Feature archway. Radiator. Stairs down to lower ground floor.

LOUNGE 14’2” x 14’7” plus 3’6” deep full height UPVC double glazed bay window with shutters. Feature Victorian fireplace with floral tile inserts and marble surround. Coal effect inset gas fire. Picture rail. Coving. Radiators. Oak style flooring.

SITTING ROOM/BEDROOM 5  14’7” x 14’3”. Feature marble style fireplace and surround. Double radiator. Coving. Oak style flooring. Double built-in wardrobe. Opening to rear lobby. Glazed double doors and side panels to:

SUN LOUNGE EXTENSION 10’8” x 7’0”. UPVC double glazed windows overlooking rear garden. With light and power. Radiator. Double glazed doors to rear garden.

REAR LOBBY Leading to:

BATHROOM Re-equipped with a modern suite and fully tiled around. Large shower cubicle with Spa shower. Panelled bath. Wash basin. Chrome radiator/towel rail. Tiled floor.

SEPARATE WC Low level WC
 
(These last 3 rooms could easily be adapted to provide a self-contained suite if required).

LOWER GROUND FLOOR  Feature porthole window.

HALLWAY/STUDY AREA Radiator. Tiled floor. Meter cupboard. Walk-in Butlers Pantry off 9’x 5’8”

FEATURE OPEN PLAN LIVING/KITCHEN/DINING/GARDEN ROOM  Living Area 14’4” x 13’10” plus splayed full depth bay with UPVC double glazed door to front. Feature weathered brick fireplace and chimney breast to height of the room with inset woodburner on tiled hearth. Wide opening to Kitchen Area 14’ x 13’10” Equipped with a comprehensive range of units incorporating enamel sink unit inset into wooden worksurfaces with 5 units, 3 drawer unit and plumbing for dishwasher under. Further work surface with 2 units under. Kenwood range style cooker with 5 ring gas hob inset into former chimney breast with units either side. Range of wall units. Spotlights inset into ceiling. Glazed French doors to; Dining/Garden Room 25’3” x 10’6” Domed glazed roof together with dual aspect windows and UPVC double glazed French doors to outside. Tiled floor. Spotlights. Opening to:

UTILITY ROOM  Single drainer astralite sink unit inset into work surface with 3 units, 3 drawer unit, plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer. Wall units. Broom cupboard. Tiled floor. Door to:

REAR LOBBY 

CLOAKROOM With low level W.C.  wash basin. Ideal gas boiler for central heating to lower levels.

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING Access to roof space.

MASTER BEDROOM 13’3” x 10’1” plus door recess and double built-in wardrobe. Radiator. Further double built-in wardrobe. Original Victorian fireplace and surround. 2 UPVC double glazed windows. Door to:

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM Large fully tiled shower cubicle with mains shower inset. Contemporary wash basin. Low level WC Tiled floor. Radiator/towel rail.

BEDROOM 2 10’5” x 10’3”. With original fireplace. Radiator. UPVC double glazed window. Double wardrobe. Coving. 

BEDROOM 3 10’6” x 9’0” Radiator. Laminate flooring. UPVC double glazed window. Access to roof space.

BEDROOM 4 11’3” x 8’4” max Radiator. Laminate flooring. UPVC double glazed window. Vaillant gas fired boiler providing central heating and hot water to main house.

BATHROOM Fully tiled around. Panelled bath with mains shower and screen over. Wash basin inset into vanity unit. Low level WC. Chrome radiator/towel rail.

OUTSIDE To the front of the property the garden is enclosed by brick walling and laid mainly to brick paviours for parking. A brick paviour driveway continues to the side of the house with double gates opening to the mature fully enclosed rear garden which extends to approximately 250’ x 27’. The gardens form a particular feature of the property being lovingly laid out to different areas with lawns mature shrubs trees and perennials. Pergola and grape vine. Timber decking and patio areas. Range of timber SHEDS 32’ x 7’ overall. Ornamental well. Outside tap. Vegetable areas.

Viewing. By appointment with the vendors agents Messrs Charles Dickens, who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements

Services  Mains electricity, water, drainage & gas.

Energy Rating TBC