Outwood, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully extended period cottage in a popular rural location. The property comprises four bedrooms, delightful landscaped gardens and a double garage. EPC Band D.


Turntable cottage occupies a tucked away location, well off the main road and in the hamlet of Outwood. Turntable cottage is the former signal masters house and enjoys lovely views over the adjoining countryside. The nearby Taunton and Bridgwater canal is a lovely spot for walking and cycling along the cycle path with traffic connections to the villages between the towns of Taunton and Bridgwater. Easy access to Taunton on the A361 as well as connecting to the A38 and the M5 junction 25 and junction 24 are all within a short distance. Taunton provides an excellent range of shopping and scholastic facilities as well as a mainline railway station.


Turntable Cottage is a highly desirable semi detached four bedroomed cottage in a popular rural location. The house is offered for sale in fine decorative order and has been sympathetically extended recently to create extra bedrooms and a large garage/workshop. The property now offers four good sized double bedrooms, a bathroom and separate shower room, a recently fitted kitchen/breakfast room, a light and spacious sitting room which is open plan to the dining room and landscaped gardens, parking and a further area of garden, previously the turntable for the railway line.


A large oak door leads into the entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor with an under stairs study area. The sitting room is a delightful room with feature exposed brick chimney breast with wood burner with an opening leading into the dining room which has doors to the rear patio and garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has been updated recently and is a wonderful area fitted with country style kitchen units with polished oak wooden work surfaces and integrated Belfast sink with oak drainers. There is a feature brick fire place with space for a large range cooker, extensive storage units, space for a dishwasher and window to the front overlooking farmland. There is a rear lobby with cloaks area and a door to the outside. There is a utility room with oak wooden work surfaces with ceramic sink unit inset, space for a large American style freezer and plumbing for washer/dryer. There is also a downstairs WC with further space for hats, coats and boots, a low level WC and a wash hand basin.

On the first floor there is a large landing which includes a desk and office area and there are four bedrooms all enjoying lovely views over open countryside to the front of the property. There is a family bathroom which is a light spacious room with pedestal wash hand basin, modern bath with shower and shower screen over, low level WC. There is also a shower room with a double walk in tiled shower unit with electric shower, low level WC and a modern vanity unit with wash hand basin.


The property is approached via a pedestrian gate to the front door and further by block driveway which leads to the double garage, which has automatic roll doors as well as pedestrian access. The double garage is currently used as a workshop and offers potential for conversion subject to the necessary consent. To the rear of the house there is a landscaped garden with patio area as well as a small garden shed. Paths lead down via flower and shrub borders to the turntable area which is currently used as a play area for children. There is ample space for climbing frames and large trampolines.


From Taunton take the A38 towards North Petherton, at Walford Cross turn right on to the A361. Pass through the village of Durston, proceed over the canal and the railway bridge and take the next left signposted Outwood. The property will be found after a short distance on the right hand side.

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