Stathe Road, Burrowbridge, Bridgwater

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
A detached period cottage with detached barn and gardens situated in a wonderful riverside location. EPC rating E, Council Tax band E, Freehold.


Waterside Cottage is a substantial extended period cottage which is in need of general modernisation but offers huge scope to improve subject to planning and has been designed to incorporate a one bedroom annexe. There is, within the grounds, a substantial detached brick built barn which looks like a house and could easily be converted to create a separate dwelling or holiday let subject to the necessary planning consents.


The village of Burrowbridge is 10 miles east of the County Town of Taunton and has a village pub, The Kind Alfred Inn. Further village facilities are available in Stoke St Gregory, which is approximately 3 miles away with a thriving community, primary school, shop, post office, pub and church. Burrowbridge is itself well known for its landmark Burrow Mump an ancient church on the distinctive hill. The historic town of Langport is close by and contains a good range of day to day amenities. The county town of Taunton provides a comprehensive range of shopping, scholastic and recreational facilities and also enjoys excellent communication links with fast rail services to London Paddington in 1 hour 45 minutes. The M5 interchange at junction 25 provides excellent links to the rest of the country. Road communications are further enhanced with easy access to the A303.


The accommodation includes an entrance porch which opens into an entrance hallway with the stairs leading to the first floor and doors to the dining room and sitting room as well as a cloakroom. The sitting room centres upon an open fireplace with reconstituted stone surround and two windows overlooking the garden. The dining room has a front aspect window and door through to the kitchen which is fitted with a range of matching wall and base units, a range of work surface, a one and a half bowl sink unit, double aspect windows, door to side and fireplace recess with brick built surround.

On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a fitted bathroom suite. The annexe has a separate sitting room, area for kitchen (currently a utility room) with window to front and door to outside. On the first floor there is a mezzanine, with an en-suite shower,washbasin and wc off, and a further bedroom.


Outside there is access from the road which leads on to a hard standing with parking for a number of vehicles. A pathway leads to the side of the property where there is a deep patio and path to the front door. The gardens extend predominantly to the front of the house and are laid to lawn. Within the garden is a substantial brick built two storey barn with tiled roof which could be converted for a variety of uses subject to the necessary planning consents. From the garden there are steps and door which lead up to the river bank. This area enjoys wonderful views over the river towards Burrow Mump.


Proceed along the A361 to the lights in Burrowbridge and turn right into Stathe Road, follow the road over the bridge and the house can be identified on the left hand side by a Stags for sale board after approximately 500 yards


Mains electricity, mains water, private drainage.

01823 617493

Stags - Taunton

5 Hammet Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1RZ

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