The Old Rectory, Goathurst, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A charming period mid-terrace cottage offering characterful four bedroom living accommodation, large gardens, summer house with hot tub and rural views. No onward chain.

This charming period property was once part of The Old Rectory and has since been divided into three characterful cottages which are believed to date back to 1640. The property offers spacious living accommodation briefly comprising an entrance porch that leads to a large living room with impressive inglenook fireplace with stairs rising to the first floor. A door leads through to a kitchen/diner with a range of modern fitted base and wall units with granite work tops and an opening flows into a delightful garden room/dining room with under floor heating, log burning stove and glazed gable enjoying views of the rear gardens and the open countryside beyond. On the first floor are three double bedrooms along with a family bathroom, with the master enjoying a modern, well equipped ensuite There is also a large boarded, insulated loft space. A set of stairs lead up to the second floor where there is a fourth bedroom with under eave storage.

Outside there are predominantly lawned gardens to the front and rear together with off street parking and a summer house containing a laundry room and a hot tub room. A viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate the living accommodation as the photos do not do the property justice.

The property is situated within the sought after village of Goathurst which lies in a convenient position, away from main roads and offering excellent road access to both Taunton and Bridgwater. The village itself has a Church whilst nearby North Petherton offers a good range of local amenities. Both Taunton and Bridgwater have train stations and M5 Motorway junctions. Goathurst is surrounded by some of the area's most appealing countryside and is to be found on the edge of the Quantock Hills, an area designated as being of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are excellent schooling facilities within the area, both state and private. International airports can be found at both Bristol and Exeter within an hours drive.

The property is approached via a five bar gate from the public highway which leads to a gravel parking and turning area for several vehicles. The front gardens are predominantly lawned and contained within ever green hedging and timber panel fencing. A garden path which is interspersed with a number of mature fruit trees, leads to the front door . Also in the front gardens is an outside dining area with pergola and a small patio abuts the living room.

To the rear are again predominately lawned gardens, with a small area of gravel, contained within evergreen hedging and timber panelled fencing with streamed frontage. Within the gardens is a timber summer house currently housing a hot tub and a sun terrace joins the dining room ideal for alfresco dining and summer entertaining.

Rights of Way

1 The Old Rectory has a right of way across the rear garden of 2 The Old Rectory although this is rarely used.

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