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2 bedroom property for sale

Stowey Road, Fivehead, Taunton, Somerset, TA3

Offers in Excess of £310,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Barn with residential planning permission for 2 bedroom dwelling
  • 1.97 acre plot
  • Glorious southerly views
  • Rural location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A fabulous opportunity to acquire an attractive traditional barn with the benefit of residential planning consent for the creation of a two bedroom dwelling - Included in the sale is the adjoining paddock - in all the site extends to circa two acres.

The barn is constructed of local natural stone with brick quoins under a clay tiled roof which was raised under a previous planning application 11/00065/FUL Conversion of barn to office and B1 use (revised scheme). The works permitted by this planning application remain unfinished. However, you will see from the photographs that joists for a first floor have been installed.

Planning consent was granted on the 9th of May 2016 for Application No. 15/04839/FUL Conversion of barn to dwelling (GR: 334393/122277).

The property is sold, and as far as required by the vendor, will be conveyed, subject to all rights of way, easements, and wayleaves of telegraph and telephone poles, stays and wires, electric pylons, poles and cables, water and gas pipes at present erected on and passing over or under the property and subject to the agreements affecting the same (if any) and to the Town and Country Planning Scheme affecting the same.

The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession available upon completion of the purchase.

The property is pleasantly situated on the very outskirts of the favoured village of Fivehead, just a mile from the small village of Curry Mallet. The Barn and Land enjoys far reaching rural views from the rear.

Fivehead offers a public house with shop and restaurant, parish church, chapel, garage and village hall.

Curry Mallet has a public house, post office/village stores, primary school, church, thriving clubs, scout group and youth club.

A wider range of amenities are available in the larger village of Curry Rivel, approximately 3 miles away and the market town of Langport, 5 miles, has a supermarket, schools, bank, doctors' and dentists' surgeries, library, inns, churches etc. Huish Episcopi Academy at Huish Episcopi also has an adjoining sixth form and sports centre.

The county town of Taunton is approximately 9 miles to the west and has an excellent range of shopping, sporting, recreational and educational facilities.

Other major towns within commuting distance are at Yeovil, Bridgwater, Chard and Crewkerne. Main line railway stations at Yeovil for Waterloo, Taunton for Paddington. Access to the M5 motorway is at Taunton (junction 25).

This whole, south facing, enclosed plot extends to 1.97 acres.

The planning permission granted allows for a parking area with three parking spaces beyond the gated access from the lane.

The adjoining paddock has a natural pond and young native trees to the eastern boundary which in time will enhance the natural screening of the hedgerow.

A stock fenced boundary to the south keeps the far reaching rural views clear and there is also stock fencing to the western boundary.

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Added on Rightmove:
16 August 2016

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