Ford Road, Wiveliscombe, Taunton, TA4

£1,500,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 7
A Striking Grade II Listed residence, together with a detached three bedroom dwelling, Coach House with planning consent and outline planning for two dwellings, in all about 3 acres.

The sale of this property offers perspective purchasers the rare opportunity to acquire a substantial Georgian residence together with a generous 3 bedroom single storey dwelling, traditional stone Coach House with residential consent and two further building plots with outline planning. The property is perfect for multigenerational living or could provide a secondary income if required. The properties are set back from the public highway within generous gardens and grounds and enjoy elevated positions with far reaching views over the town of Wiveliscombe. To the east is a pony paddock and range of traditional buildings, in all extending to approximately 3 acres.

TOR HOUSE

This striking Georgian residence is believed to date back to 1840 and is stone elevations under a slated roof and enjoys generous room proportions. Sash windows flood the internal space with natural light and there is a beautiful turning staircase to name but a few of the period features. The accommodation in brief comprises an entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, either side are spacious reception rooms and to the rear is a kitchen/breakfast room with a range of fitted base units with granite work surfaces and a number of integral appliances. Off the kitchen is a utility and a delightful living room with bay window, wood burning stove and enjoys views of the gardens. In addition is a study, rear hall and W.C. completing the ground floor accommodation. Beneath are the cellars comprising two large rooms currently used for storage. On the first floor are 7 double bedrooms, a family bathroom and shower room. The potential exists to remodel and create more bathrooms subject to the necessary consents.

TOR VIEW

Tor View is a detached single storey dwelling constructed in 1992 of brick elevations under a pitched tiled roof and enjoys breath taking views over the town below. The property enjoys cavity wall insulation and double glazing throughout and comprises an entrance hall, a dual aspect living room with a gas fire, 3 double bedrooms, a Jack & Jill en-suite and family bathroom. To the rear is a utility and kitchen/breakfast room which is now in need of some updating.

THE COACH HOUSE

Located to the north of Tor House is a two storey stone barn under a pitched tiled roof and enjoys its own access from the public highway to the west. Planning consent has been granted for the creation of a two bedroom cottage (49/18/00071) which could be used to house a dependant relative, Air BnB or long term let if required. For further details please contact the selling agent.

BUILDING PLOTS

To the south of Tor View outline planning consent has been granted for the creation of two residential dwellings (49/18/0074). For further information please contact the selling agents.

The property occupies an enviable position on the northern fringe of Wiveliscombe with fantastic views overlooking the town and open countryside beyond. Wiveliscombe offers a wide range of local amenities including shops, library, dentists, doctor, bank, post office, churches and public houses. There is a primary and secondary school and very active rugby, cricket and tennis clubs. There are some delightful country walks around the town or further afield, the Brendons, Quantocks and Exmoor, all offer superb scenery and spectacular views.

Taunton the county town provides comprehensive facilities with in addition to a good range of shops, excellent schools within both the state and independent sectors, a theatre, racecourse, county cricket ground and a main line rail link to London (Paddington). The M5 (Junction 25) is accessed on the eastern side of the town and close to this junction there is a large out of town shopping and leisure complex.The property occupies an enviable position on the northern fringe of Wiveliscombe with fantastic views overlooking the town and open countryside beyond. Wiveliscombe offers a wide range of local amenities including shops, library, dentists, doctor, bank, post office, churches and public houses. There is a primary and secondary school and very active rugby, cricket and tennis clubs. There are some delightful country walks around the town or further afield, the Brendons, Quantocks and Exmoor, all offer superb scenery and spectacular views.

Taunton the county town provides comprehensive facilities with in addition to a good range of shops, excellent schools within both the state and independent sectors, a theatre, racecourse, county cricket ground and a main line rail link to London (Paddington). The M5 (Junction 25) is accessed on the eastern side of the town and close to this junction there is a large out of town shopping and leisure complex.

TOR HOUSE

The gardens adjoin to the south and are predominantly lawned, interspersed with a number of mature trees, shrubs and bushes.

TOR VIEW

Underneath the property and built into the hillside is a double garage and gardens lie to either side which are mainly lawned.

THE COACH HOUSE

The property Is approached via a set of gates which leads to a walled parking area and gardens lie adjacent to the north.

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