Hedging Lane, North Newton, Bridgwater
£1,400,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 6
A stunning period farmhouse with outstanding views situated in a peaceful private and secluded location together with a range of outbuildings in 10 acres of pastureland. A house designed for a country lifestyle. EPC rating E.

SITUATION AND AMENITIES

Starsland Farm is situated on the outskirts of Hedging which is a small hamlet in rural Somerset. The property is in walking distance of the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal with its café and boatyard and Hedging sits between North Petherton and North Curry, both of which have extensive local facilities.

Taunton, the County Town is a 15 minute drive away and has an extensive array of amenities as befits a regional centre to include Somerset County Cricket Club, Taunton National Hunt Racecourse, it is also the home to 3 noted Public Schools namely Kings, Queens and Taunton Colleges. There is a mainline rail link to London Paddington with trains running in approximately 1 hour 45 minutes. The motorway can be accessed at junction 25, Taunton and junction 24, Bridgwater.

DESCRIPTION

Starsland Farm is a handsome South facing period farmhouse enjoying wonderful views over open countryside. The property enjoys complete privacy and seclusion, situated at the end of a long private drive. The farm has an attractive façade of colourwash rendered elevations under a pitched slate and tiled roof and is offered for sale in excellent decorative order. There is also an Annexe and extensive range of outbuildings as well as an outdoor arena, delightful gardens and 10 acres of level productive pasture.

ACCOMMODATION

In detail the accommodation comprises a cross passage hallway with stairs rising to the first floor, there is a downstairs cloakroom with low level WC, wash hand basin and cloaks cupboard. Either side of the hallway are 2 excellent reception rooms, both of these rooms have an Inglenook Fireplaces and bay windows which enjoy views over the front garden and fields beyond. There is a well equipped kitchen/breakfast room to the rear of the property with an extensive range of eye and low level units with worktop surfaces. There is an oil fired Aga and a walk in larder. Access off the kitchen is the Dining Room where French doors open to the terrace. The rear hall and porch gives access to a lobby and further to the utility room with stairs that lead up to the Annexe. On the first floor the Annexe has a Living Room, a shower room with low level WC, wash hand basin and a door which leads into the Bedroom/Study. The Annexe is a highly adaptable area for a variety of purposes.

To the first floor of the main house are 5 bedrooms, 4 of which are double and the master bedroom benefits from fitted cupboards and an en-suite bathroom, with a panelled bath, separate shower cubicle, low level WC and wash hand basin. 3 bedrooms to the front of the house enjoy wonderful views and the bedroom to the rear has views up the driveway and benefits from an en-suite shower room. Bedroom 5 also has views.

OUTSIDE

Starsland Farm is accessed off a long private driveway surrounded by open countryside and has no near neighbours. The driveway leads to the rear of the property and the extensive outbuildings forming a courtyard which provides extensive parking. There is a range of single storey outbuildings which currently comprise a hay store, a loose box and a further store barn as well as a games room and adjoining tack room. To the West of the house there is an outdoor arena and this links on to the level and productive pasture which totals approximately 10 acres.

DIRECTIONS

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From Taunton take the A38 towards Bridgwater. At Wolford Cross turn-right onto the A361 and after a further 1.25 miles turn-left where it is sign posted to Hedging. After a further 0.75 miles turn-right and follow this road and the entrance for Starsland Farm can be found on the right hand side.

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