Roman Lane, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A striking detached residence situated at the end of a private driveway, on a plot of approx. 1.1 acres with additional paddock and outstanding views. No onward chain.

Haygrove House is a striking period detached residence situated at the end of a private driveway, in an enviable position with fantastic views. The property dates back to the mid-19th Century with later extensions in the 1970's and 1980's, now providing spacious and flexible accommodation which is need of updating and cosmetic improvement.

Briefly comprising; entrance door opens into the hallway with staircase rising to the first floor and doors leading to the ground floor rooms. The sitting room is open plan leading into a 30ft reception/sun room extension which takes full advantage of the attractive gardens, paddock and fields beyond. Also from this reception room, double doors lead into a study/library. In addition there is a dining room and kitchen/breakfast room which again takes advantage of the garden and a westerly aspect. A utility housing the boiler, cloakroom, pantry and useful store completes the ground floor accommodation. On the first floor there are 5 double bedrooms; bedrooms 1 and 3 enjoy beautiful views across farmland and Quantock Hills beyond. A bathroom and separate shower room complete the first floor accommodation.

Outside, the property is accessed from Durleigh Road and along a lane which leads to a private drive servicing one other property. There is a sweeping driveway which provides parking for several vehicles and leads to a double garage, single garage and a range of outbuildings. The formal gardens are a particular feature and surround the property. Predominantly laid to lawn with an abundance of mature trees. The walled kitchen garden offers a perfect area for growing vegetables. In addition there is a paddock which can be accessed from the gardens.

An area of the gardens could be suitable for development subject to planning.

NB. Overage Clause. The property is being sold subject to an overage clause whereby, should planning consent be granted for one or more dwellings, or the land is required to access an adjoining development, then the vendors or their successors in title will be entitled to 25% of any resulting uplift in value for a period of 25 years.

Right of Way

There is a right of way over the paddock allowing access to the adjoining field.

An early viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciate this fantastic property in a desirable location.

Haygrove House is situated in an enviable position at the end of a private driveway, servicing one other property and on the south side of Durleigh Road. This sought after location is to be found on the Western fringe of Bridgwater and yet within walking distance of the town centre. Haygrove School is within a stone's throw as well as a primary school. At the far end of Durleigh Road is the reservoir and further afield is the village of Enmore with the well-known Enmore Park Golf Club. For those requiring access to Taunton there are two routes, one through Bridgwater via the M5 or A38 or the over the Quantock Hills. The Quantock Hills are designated an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and where many outdoor activities and pursuits can be enjoyed. The town of Bridgwater itself offers a comprehensive range of facilities and in addition has a train station and two junctions to the M5 motorway. By rail, Taunton to London Paddington is approx. 1 hour 45 minutes.

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt - Bridgwater

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