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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Exford, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Guide Price £510,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Individually Designed Detached 4 Bedroom Property
  • Enviable South Facing Setting
  • Stunning Views
  • Beautiful Landscaped Gardens
  • Edge of Village Location
  • Versatile Accommodation
  • Ideal Location For Walking

Full description

A substantial south facing detached 4 bedroom residence situated in beautiful landscaped gardens in a rural location with stunning views. EPC Band D

Situation - Foxcombe occupies an elevated south facing position enjoying stunning rural views down through a combe. Situated close to the centre of the village of Exford, one of the three villages comprising what is known locally as The Golden Triangle of Exmoor. The thriving community of Exford has several shops, a post office, a village school, a traditional pub, a hotel and a well-supported village hall. The beautiful villages of Withypool and Winsford are both close by and offer further amenities and activities.
The delightful town of Dulverton is just 13 miles to the south and Minehead is 14 miles to the north providing excellent schooling. Taunton, which is 27 miles to the east, provides more retail opportunities as well as the railway with fast trains to Paddington and junction 25 of the M5. Exeter airport is within an hour by car and Bristol Airport within an hour and a half.

Description - Foxcombe was built by the present owners in 1986 as a family home and has been used as that until the present day. It provides very attractive versatile accommodation with well-proportioned rooms. The property enjoys a wonderful setting, facing south and overlooking its beautiful gardens and the countryside beyond. The property also benefits from a garage and a parking area for several cars.

Accommodation - As illustrated on the floorplan, from the driveway a doorway leads into an enclosed porch which in turns leads into a generous hallway with a shower room adjoining and doors to the sitting room, dining room and utility. The sitting is double aspect with an open fireplace and wooden block flooring. The dining room has glass doors leading out onto the veranda. These two rooms are linked by wide sliding doors and take full advantage of the beautiful views over the garden and beyond. The kitchen with adjoining larder has an Aga and is well fitted with base and wall units The utility/boot room at the rear of the house is a good size with sink.
Upstairs the master suite has an en suite bathroom and fitted cupboards. The other three double bedrooms are fitted with cupboards and wash basins. Also on this floor are another bedroom or study and the family bathroom.

Outside - A pair of gates set between round stone pillars leads over the driveway to a parking area giving access to a large garage and an adjoining carport.
The gardens are a most outstanding feature of this property and have been cleverly created and designed to provide a number of separate and distinct garden areas, all linked. From the terraced lawns to the front steps lead down to further lawned areas, a kitchen garden, There are an abundance of shrubs, mature trees and plants.

Services - Mains electricity. Private water and drainage. Broadband available. Oil fired central heating.

Viewing - Strictly by appointment with the agents please. Stags Dulverton Office 01398 323174 or

Directions - From Dulverton take the B3223 across Winsford Hill towards Lynton. At Chibbet turn right, signposted Exford and continue down this road into the village. Turn right over the river bridge and follow the road through Exford and up Church Hill. Proceed out of the village and immediately before the turning to Winsford you will find the entrance drive to Foxcombe on the right hand side.

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

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Added on Rightmove:
18 November 2016


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