Burton, Stogursey, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA5


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  • Bedrooms: 4
An attractive semi-detached period residence situated on the edge of a delightful hamlet. Beautiful gardens, garage and ample parking.

Ridgeway House is believed to date back to the 1790's and is described in the Somerset archives as a gentlemen farmer residence. In the last 6 years, the current owners have made several improvements to the property to include; a condensing oil fired boiler in 2020, the addition of solar panels in 2015, upgraded kitchen, bathroom and ensuite, tiled flooring and the installation of 2 wood burners. The property has all the modern comforts you would expect, whilst retaining a wealth of character and original features.

The property is of traditional construction and the well-presented and spacious accommodation is arranged over 2 floors as follows; an entrance door opens into a welcoming hallway which gives access to a good size scullery, a ground floor WC, utility area with door leading to the rear garden, dining room and kitchen. The kitchen is well-fitted with a good range of wall, base and drawer units, along with an integrated dishwasher and a range style cooker. The dining room is a lovely light and airy room which overlooks the rear garden and gives access into the inner hall and study. Within the dining room is an attractive fireplace with woodburner. The useful study is front aspect and provides an ideal space for those wishing to work from home. The inner hall has a glazed door leading out to the rear garden, staircase rises to the first floor and door leads into the sitting room. The sitting room is double aspect and again has a feature fireplace with a further woodburner.

On the first floor the landing splits and there are two double bedrooms on either side. All bedrooms have lovely views of either the gardens or fields and farmland. Bedroom 1 has a built-in wardrobe and a re-fitted ensuite shower room. A re-fitted family bathroom with airing cupboard and a separate WC, completes the accommodation.

Outside the fantastic gardens to the rear are a particular feature of the property and have been lovingly maintained by the current owners. Immediately adjoining the house is an extensive patio area contained within an attractive dwarf stone wall and providing an ideal area for alfresco dining and summer entertaining. Steps lead up to the lawned garden with an abundance of matures shrubs and plants, herbaceous borders and interspersed with fruit trees and flower beds. There is an ornamental pond and a productive vegetable garden. In addition and to the side of the lawned garden, is a poly tunnel, timber garden shed with power and light and a greenhouse. All enclosed by stone walling and mature hedging and offering a good degree of privacy and seclusion. A side gate gives access to the front of the property where there is a concrete driveway providing parking for several vehicles, along with a single garage with power and light.

An early viewing is strongly recommended to fully appreciate this delightful residence in a pretty rural setting.

The property is located mid way between the hamlets of Shurton and Burton which lie a short distance to the North of the larger village of Stogursey. The property lies approximately 9 miles to the North West of Bridgwater close to the North Somerset coast line, and the nearby village of Stogursey offers a good range of village amenities including primary school, post office and stores etc. The property is a short drive from the Quantock Hills designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, within which many rural pursuits can be enjoyed. As well as being easily accessible to Bridgwater, the property is within a half hours drive of the county town of Taunton. Bridgwater offers excellent road links via the M5 motorway junctions 23 and 24 and the A38, with the town itself offering a good range of day to day amenities including secondary schooling. Taunton is a larger commercial centre offering a more comprehensive range of retail, scholastic and leisure facilities and benefitting from a direct main line rail link to London Paddington.

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