Fordgate, Bridgwater

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Bedrooms: 3
A charming attached barn conversion, situated in a wonderful rural position next to the canal. The property comprises open plan kitchen / family room, three bedrooms and well stocked borders. EPC Band D.


The barn is situated amongst rural surroundings on the edge of the hamlet of Fordgate, on the Somerset levels and adjoins the Bridgwater and Taunton canal. Fordgate lies some five miles from the market town of Bridgwater. Local facilities include a church and village hall in the adjacent village of Moorland. There is access to the motorway at junction 24, located within three miles of the property. Local facilities are available in the small town of North Petherton and Bridgwater, which are both within two miles. There are several noted public schools in Taunton and exceptional state schools nearby, along with mainline railway links to London Paddington and international airports can be found at both Bristol and Exeter.


Cottage 1, Barton Grange is an individual and unique attached barn conversion, with much of its original charm and character and includes a seamless blend of contemporary styles.


The accommodation has been well planned and offers versatile living accommodation. The sitting room enjoys a beautiful aspect with bi-folding doors opening onto the decking area, which enjoys beautiful views over the garden. There are travertine floors, access to the bedrooms and the superb open plan kitchen / dining family room, which has exposed roof timbers, exposed stone walling, tiled floor and access to a covered courtyard area, which enjoys the canal.

There are three bedrooms and the master bedroom benefits from an en-suite with rolltop bath. There is also a separate shower room.


It is the positions of the barn that is so special. The gardens are of a cottage style and have been beautifully landscaped and planted with deep borders and include a number of specimen trees, shrubs and plants. There is a lawned area with various sitting out areas and a vegetable garden with raised beds. Adjacent to the barn is a timber summerhouse / workshop and there is parking for a number of vehicles. Behind the barn, is a beautiful covered seating area surrounded by exotic plants with direct access to the canal.


From 24 of the M5 motorway, head South towards Huntworth and Moorland. At the triangle, turn right and proceed to the village, where after 2.3 miles, you will see a sign post for Fordgate . Turn right and take the immediate next right. Continue for a short distance following the road around to the left and proceeding over the railway bridge. Proceed to the canal and over the bridge. Follow the farm track, where the property can identified as being the first property on the left hand side.


Private Bore Hole Water Supply. The heating and hot water is provided from a biomass boiler. Shared Private Drainage.

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