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An attractive mixed deciduous wood with some mature oak and beech trees. Approximately 3.88 acres (1.57 hectares). Peaceful yet accessible location. Level or gently sloping. Good access track. For sale by private treaty.


The woodland lies in a quiet rural location in North Devon, approximately 4 miles north-east of Chulmleigh and 5 miles north-west of Witheridge. The market town of South Molton is 8 miles north and Tiverton is 15 miles to the east.


The woodland is known as Triscombe Copse and totals approximately 3.88 acres (1.57 hectares) which forms part of a larger mixed deciduous wood. There are some exceptional mature oak and beech trees which create a very attractive setting, in additional to younger sweet chestnut, Scots Pine and birch trees throughout the wood.

The wood is mostly level or very gently sloping with a stream adjacent to the northern boundary and at ground level there are some hazel coppice, ferns, grasses and an abundance of bluebells during the spring months with open areas throughout.


There are no mains services connected to the land.


A track provides access to the wood from the council highway. There is a right of way over this track at all times and for all purposes. A shared maintenance clause covers this right of access for all users.


The land is owned freehold and is registered on the Land Registry.


The land is offered for sale by private treaty, as one lot.


The property shall not be used in such a way as to create a nuisance to the neighbouring owners. The owners of the property shall not:

- use the property for any sort of racing whether with motorcycles, cars or any other vehicles; or

- use the property as a commercial campsite; or

- unreasonably damage the access track; or park any motor vehicle, not erect any gate, fence, barrier or hedge, or otherwise obstruct to the access track; or

- dispose of part or parts of the property whether by sale, lease, gift, change: or

- erect any wind turbines, ground based photovoltaic equipment or anaerobic digestion plant.

The following uses are not permitted on the property: motorsports or the use or recreational motorised vehicles; clay pigeon target shooting nor any form of commercial shooting; amplified music; commercial operations except forestry; the use of chainsaws or other machinery on a Sunday.


North Devon District Council. Tel: 01271 327711. (


A plan which is not to scale, is included with these sale particulars for identification purposes only.

The north-east boundary (north of point B) is an earth bund with occasional blue paint on trees. The boundary between points C and D is indicated by red paint on wooden posts and trees. The boundary between D and E is an earth bund. The boundary between B and C is indicated by green paint on wooden posts and trees.


The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of any wayleave agreement and any public or private rights of way that may affect it.

There are no public rights of way through the land.


The sporting and mineral rights insofar as they are owned are included with the freehold.


Strictly by prior appointment with Stags. Please call: 01769 572263 to arrange an appointment.


From South Molton take the B3137 south towards Witheridge. Continue on this road passing through the villages of Alswear and Meshaw and then at Gidley Cross take the right turning signed to Chulmleigh. At the next crossroads (Burrow Cross) go straight on, continue for about 1.50 miles and the entrance gate onto the track which leads to the woodland will be found on the right.

From here, continue on the forest track and pass through the first and second gates. After 110 metres pass through the next two gates (across a farm track). After 185 metres pass through the next gate and after 95 metres you will see a woods4sale sign on a gate. Continue from here on the forest track and after 630 metres you will find Triscombe Copse on the right.


Farms and land can be dangerous places. Please take care when viewing the property, particularly in the vicinity of farm buildings and livestock.


These particulars are a guide only and are not to be relied upon for any purpose.

01769 358002

Stags - South Molton

29 The Square, South Molton, Devon, EX36 3AQ

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