Ashbrittle, Wellington


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  • Bedrooms: 5
Beautiful south facing farmhouse with spacious annexe cottage, gardens and grounds of 8.96 acres, on the outskirts of Ashbrittle Village. 3 bedroom farmhouse, 2 bedroom annexe cottage, outbuildings including garaging and garden room. Elevated position with magnificent views.


Chackeridge Farm lies in an elevated position enjoying wonderful southerly views over the Somerset countryside towards the Blackdown Hills and Wellington Monument. The property lies within a mile of Ashbrittle with its ancient church and within 2 miles of Appley with its village post office/stores and cafe, primary school and public house. Wellington is within 7 miles of the property which offers good everyday shopping facilities including Waitrose supermarket, Wellington independent school, both junior and senior schools and easy access to the M5 motorway at junction 26. The M5 is also accessible at junction 27 a similar distance away which also boasts a main line railway station to London Paddington. The County Town of Taunton is also within an easy drive where excellent shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found.


Chackeridge Farm is a most attractive stone and thatched cross passage period farmhouse with a wealth of character features associated with a property of its age. It includes heavily beamed ceilings, inglenook fireplace, window seats and all principle rooms enjoying magnificent southerly views over its gardens and grounds. Located adjacent are the converted stable blocks which now comprise a deceptively spacious annexe cottage of stone construction beneath a tiled roof. Both properties are offered in good decorative order throughout with the benefit of oil fired central heating.

Chackeridge Farmhouse

Entrance porch, entrance hall, drawing room, dining room, study, rear hall/snug, kitchen with pantry and store room, cloakroom, utility/cloakroom, boiler/boot room, principle en suite bedroom, two further bedrooms and a shower room.

The Old Dairy

Sitting room, dining room, inner hall, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, rear hall, principle en suite bedroom, further bedroom and bathroom.

Gardens and Grounds

The property is approached over a gated driveway leading to a large gravelled area providing ample parking and turning. Access to a large garage/workshop being timber clad under a box profile roof approached through double timber doors with concrete floor, power and light providing ample scope for loose boxes. Adjoining the Old Dairy is a paved sun terrace and delightful garden room being glazed on one side with attractive brick flooring, power and light. The main gardens lie to the south and east of the farmhouse laid mainly to lawn surrounded by well stocked borders and central circular rose garden. There is an attractive sun terrace, garden shed and stone store room with brick floor, power, light and also housing the oil tank.

The Fields

These are located to the south and east of the grounds and are on a gentle slope being well fenced and hedged with both fields benefiting from water. In all the gardens and grounds extend to approximately 8.96 acres.


Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.


Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agents, Messrs Stags, Wellington Office.


From Ashbrittle continue through the village bearing right signposted to Stawley and on descending the hill Chackeridge Farm will be found on the right hand side.

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Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

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