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Brompton Ralph, Nr Wiveliscombe


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Detached character cottage

Large living room with log burner

Sociable kitchen/dining room

Spacious hall/study and cloakroom

Three bedrooms

Family bathroom with additional shower

Oil fired central heating

A wealth of character and charm including beams, panel doors etc

Off-road parking and larger than average garage/workshop

Two additional stone outbuildings

Generous gardens including intriguing former forge area

We are delighted to offer for sale this perfectly formed three bedroom character country cottage, parts of which were once the village forge. The property has been refurbished to a high standard during the last few years.

There is a storm porch to the front of the property giving access to the hallway. There is a dual aspect living room with French doors leading to the rear garden, wooden flooring, log burner and shuttered windows. In the middle of the property there is a spacious hallway ideal as a playroom or study and a ground floor cloakroom and stairs rising to the first floor.

At the other end of the property you will find the lovely kitchen/dining room with slate flooring, dual aspect windows and stable door leading to the large rear porch and patio area.

At first floor level there are three bedrooms, one with a high vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. There is a modern well-equipped family bathroom with a full suite and separate shower cubicle.

To the side of the property there is a larger than average garage/workshop with double doors at the front and courtesy door at the rear and windows overlooking the garden. This doubles as a very useful utility/laundry and there is side pedestrian access to the large level rear garden with an east and southerly aspect. There is a large outbuilding divided into two areas ideal as stores or the potential for home office/studio/hobbies room and potential to extend subject to planning.

Mains electric and water are connected

Private drainage

Oil fired central heating

Council Tax Band E

West Somerset Council

Brompton Ralph is a small village with a community shop and post office, village hall and church. The village is set in idyllic countryside ideally suited to walking and equestrian and other country pursuits. The former market town of Wiveliscombe has many shops and amenities including post office, doctors' surgery, vets, library, public houses, churches, community office and restaurants. There is a primary and secondary school with an excellent recent OFSTED report and further education colleges in Taunton. The recreation ground has tennis, football, cricket and rugby clubs and an open air heated swimming pool. There is public transport to many surrounding areas including Taunton 11 miles distant which also has excellent road (M5) and main line railway links. The beautiful surrounding countryside is easily accessible leading to the Brendon Hills, Quantocks and Exmoor National Park.


Front porch


Sitting Room 16'2" x 15'4" (4.93m x 4.67m).

Kitchen/dining room 13'10" x 10'3" (4.22m x 3.12m).

Rear porch 9'9" x 4'3" (2.97m x 1.3m).


Bedroom one 15'7" x 9'2" (4.75m x 2.8m).

Bedroom two 14'1" x 10' (4.3m x 3.05m).

Bedroom three 8'7" (2.62m) x 8'2" (2.5m) (maximum).



Garage/utility 21' (6.4m) x 17' (5.18m) (narrowing to 12' (3.66m)).

Store one 10'2" x 5'11" (3.1m x 1.8m).

Store two 10'10" x 5'11" (3.3m x 1.8m).

From our office in Wiveliscombe proceed north out of the town on the B3188 through Ford and up to Pitsford Hill and bear left. Take the left hand turn sign-posted to Brompton Ralph. On arriving in the village with the small village shop on your left, bear right, passing the phone box and The Old Chapel. The Old Forge will be found on the right hand side approximately 100 yards further on, clearly indicated by our For Sale sign.

Arrange viewing 01984 248016

Webbers - Wiveliscombe

1 Silver St, Wiveliscombe, Somerset, TA4 2PA

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