Goathurst, Bridgwater


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Available for the first time in 30 years! A charming semi-detached period property with many period features, cottage gardens and a separate off road parking area. EPC Band D.


The property is located in the sought after and peaceful village of Goathurst on the lower slopes of the Quantock Hills. This unspoilt location is set away from main roads, yet offers good access to both Taunton and Bridgwater. The village has a church whilst nearby North Petherton has a full range of local amenities along with easy access to Junction 24 of the M5 motorway. Both Taunton and Bridgwater have mainline railway stations. Goathurst is surrounded by the most appealing countryside with the Quantock Hills offering excellent recreational opportunities, as well as being designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Goathurst is a thriving village and there are various village events that centre around both the village hall and Church including a Summer Fete, Big Breakfast, Harvest Supper and drinks at the Pop up Pub.


Oakenford is a charming semi-detached period cottage believed to date back to 1730 and has rendered elevations under a pitched tiled roof. The cottage retains much of its original charm and character and includes mature cottage gardens and is situated in the centre of the village. No Onward Chain.


The accommodation is arranged over two floors and includes an entrance hallway, a sitting room, which includes a brick work fireplace with exposed wooden lintel and wood burning stove. There is window seat with a front aspect double glazed window, exposed beams and an opening through to a sun room, which could be a second reception room or a dining room. The kitchen / breakfast room includes a wood burning stove with a stable door to the side and rear garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of matching wall and base units. There is an electric cooker and hob and a utility cupboard providing extra storage space. There is a ground floor bathroom, which comprises a matching suite and on the first floor there is a galleried landing and doors off to all three bedrooms, two of which are doubles.


The property is approached via an iron gate leading into the garden, which wraps around to the rear of the property. The property has mature hedgerows, flower and shrub borders and a high degree of privacy. There are two wooden sheds. To one side, there is a parking area with space for numerous vehicles. There is another shed and open store.


Mains Water & Electricity. A new sewage treatment plant was installed in 2018, which is shared shared by 7 properties.

Agents Notes

The current vendors own the Solar panels, which generate approximately £1,000 per annum from FIT.


From Taunton proceed towards Bridgwater. Upon entering the village of Goathurst the property can be found and identified by a Stags For Sale board in the centre of the village.

Arrange viewing 01823 619815

Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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