Fordgate, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7
£315,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A period cottage offered to the market for the first time in 50 years. Occupying a delightful plot within this peaceful hamlet. An early viewing is advised.

Elm Cottage is a picturesque period cob cottage, located at the heart of the wonderful hamlet of Fordgate. Offered to the market for the first time in over 50 years, this homely property should be viewed to be fully appreciated.

The internal accommodation comprises of an entrance porch, leading into a cosy and delightful lounge to the front. Filled with natural light due to its South-West facing nature, with a woodburner as a centrepiece, this area has been thoroughly enjoyed for many years. Stretching across the rear of the home is the kitchen / diner, offering views across neighbouring farmlands beyond. The kitchen itself is fit with an array of base units, while there is space for a dining table to one side. A door leads directly from the kitchen into the workshop, while a seperate door to the opposite side of the room leads straight into one of the areas of attractive garden.

To the first floor are three bedrooms of well-proportioned size, along with a bathroom which is fit with a three-piece suite with shower over.

The external aspects of the property are real attributes, with a gorgeous outlook in all directions. Directly off the house sits a workshop, fit with both light and power, along for excellent flexibility moving forward for any purchaser. This space could easily be incorporated into the main body of the home if desired, or used perfectly as it always has been. A further workshop can be found adjoined, via a seperate uPVC door. This area again is fit with light & power, having been enjoyed as a hobby room for many years.

Off-road parking can be found to the front of the property, while there are two gardens on either side. The first, which sits off the kitchen, is a pleasant area laid to lawn, which enjoys the morning and early afternoon sun. The second is an expansive area of lawn to the rear of the home, which enjoys natural light throughout the day. A small dutch barn sits to the far end, split in to two sections, perfect for storage.

Main water & electric. Private drainage.

The property is situated amongst rural surroundings on the edge of the hamlet of Fordgate which lies some 5 miles south of the market town of Bridgwater. Local facilities include a church, Inn and village hall in the adjacent village of Moorland. The M5 motorway Junction 24 is within 3 miles, thus facilitating communication north to Bristol and south to the county town of Taunton. Local facilities are also available at the small town of North Petherton and Bridgwater, both within 2 miles.

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