Station Road, Cossington, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7

Sold ££450,000

Key Features

Attractive Stone Built Property
Former Station House With Platform
Property Upgraded Throughout
Attractive Gardens
Land Extending to 2.8 Acres
Outbuildings With Light
Power and Water.
Distant Views From Property and Land
Open for bookings 24/7

About This Property

An attractive and well planned 3 bed attached stone built property , occupying a tucked away position in this sought after village, extending in all to 2.8 acres. NO ONWARD CHAIN

The Old Station House, as the name implies was the station house for the village of Cossington until the closure of the railway line in the 1960's. The property now provides an exceptionally well presented and well-appointed 3 bedroom house located in a tucked away position within this favoured village. The property still boasts the platform at the rear of the property which now forms a delightful terrace, retaining the charm of the station. The property is built of blue lias stone elevations and dates from the mid Victorian era with a number of character features.
The accommodation has been substantially upgraded by the current owners which includes a refitted shaker style kitchen with granite work surfaces and oak flooring. An upgraded bathroom and redecoration throughout . The ground floor accommodation comprises of an entrance hall, WC, living room, kitchen/diner and utility room. Whilst at first floor level three double bedrooms are found together with the family bathroom. Stairs lead up to a boarded attic room which provides a good opportunity for conversion to further living space, subject to any building and planning consents that may be needed.
Outside the property has a driveway with off-road parking for several cars, together with front, side and rear gardens. The rear gardens are initially laid to patio and the gardens follow the line of the original railway which lead to the land.
The land if currently split into 5 enclosures with access gained by two Five bar gates giving access to a large hard standing with 2 outbuildings. The larger outbuilding benefits from light, power and water and measures 8.37m max x 8.33m max.
This delightful property comes to the market with no onward chain and early viewings are advised by the sole agents.

Cossington is a popular village of many traditional properties and enjoys a public house, village hall and church. The village is well placed for easy access to junction 24 of the M5 motorway and is some 5 miles from Bridgwater which offers a wider range of facilities and amenities. The county town of Taunton is also approx. 17 miles to the south west. International airports can be found at both Exeter and Bristol.

Outside the property is initially approached over a shared tarmacadam driveway which leads to the private driveway for the property where there is space available for up to 4-5 vehicles. To the front of the house a pedestrian pathway leads to the front door and is flanked on either side by attractive flower beds with a range of mature shrubs and plants. To the rear of the property is the original platform which is now a particularly attractive patio area, initially laid to decking and then patio with wrought iron railing with steps down to the original railway track.
To the side of the property there is a useful storage shed and an area of lawn which is boarded by close board fencing, also with a range of fruit trees. Continuing down the railway line, there is mature hedging, two further fruit trees and attractive stone wall to the side. An access leads to the land which is initially laid to hard standing and there are two useful outbuildings, one particularly sizeable with power and water. The land is currently split into five enclosures, all separated by post rail and wire fencing and in total comes to about 2.8 acres.

Entrance Hall Entrance door way to entrance hallway with attractive Victorian style tiled flooring, stairs rising to the first floor, door leading to rear patio and doorway leading to WC.

WC low level WC, wash hand basin, Victorian style tiled flooring.

Living Room lovely double aspect room with windows to the front and rear aspect, lovely high ceilings, fire place with inset wood burning stove, attractive timber surround and slate hearth.

Kitchen/dining room with a range of shaker style wall and base units with granite work surfaces, range master oven with electric oven and gas hob, range master extractor fan over, 1 and half bowl stainless steel sink unit with granite drainer, chrome mixer tap, double aspect with windows to the front and rear aspect, solid oak flooring, doorway through to utility room.

Utility Room with solid oak flooring, range of base units space and plumbing for washing machine, space and plumbing for dishwasher and baxi gas fired combination boiler, doorway leading to side lean to.

Side lean to provides a useful area of storage, 2 larger store cupboards at the rear, 2 door ways leading to the rear gardens and doorway leading to the front aspect.

First floor

Landing with split level window to the rear aspect with distant views, doorways to all rooms on this floor.

Bedroom 1 lovely double room again with high ceilings, window to the front aspect.

Bedroom 2 another double room with window to the front aspect.

Bedroom 3 another double room with window to the rear aspect with distant views and also a useful fitted storage cupboard.

Bathroom fitted with a 3 piece suite comprising of a panelled bath with electric shower over, low level WC, pedestal hand wash basin, window to the rear aspect with distant views, floor to ceiling tile splashback.

Attic room which currently provides very easily accessible storage however would seem to offer the possibility to convert into extra living accommodation (subject to any building and or planning consents that may be needed)

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