Get brand editions for Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster

This property has been removed by the agent. It may be sold or temporarily removed from the market

View similar properties

5 bedroom house for sale

Clayhanger, Wadeford, Chard, Somerset, TA20

Sold STC £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Entrance Hall
  • Drawing Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Room
  • Separate W.C
  • Bathroom
  • Dressing Room/Connecting Room
  • Shower Room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A unique and interesting Grade II listed period house now in need of renovation, situated in a delightful hamlet with the addition of a 2 bedroom annexe with potential as a holiday or long term let to provide an income , set in beautiful gardens which extend to just over an acre.

Four Gables is a highly impressive detached country house set in a most attractive small quiet hamlet within easy reach of village facilities in Combe St Nicholas and popular small town of Ilminster.
The house is believed to date from the 19th Century and is understood to have been run as a school belonging to the Church until 1911. Built principally of solid wall construction under a thatched roof with its unique gabled elevations. The house will require some refurbishment and improvement.
On the ground floor there are 3 reception rooms, kitchen with AGA and utility room. On the first floor there are 4 bedrooms with 2 ancillary rooms together with a bathroom and shower room, also an attic room with bathroom adjoining.
Outside the house is approached from the village road with a circular driveway and former stables converted to a 2 bedroom cottage which provides a delightful annexe or alternatively an opportunity to create an income via long
term let or holiday lets.

Four Gables is located in Clayhanger, a small hamlet about 400 feet above sea level with magnificent views over the surrounding countryside.
The village of Combe St Nicholas is about 1¼ miles distant with excellent local amenities including post office, general store, public house, primary school and church. Ilminster is about 4 miles with Chard about 2.5 miles away both with major supermarkets, smaller shops, banks, medical services etc. The County Town of Taunton is some 12 miles to the North with excellent shopping and public schools. Leisure facilities in the area include several golf courses, a number of racecourses and the World Heritage Jurassic Coast is some 16 miles to the South. Both Exeter and Bristol are within easy reach as are the A303 and M5 motorway.

The property is approached off Clayhanger Lane with gates at the top of the property . Leading past The Stables and

GARAGE 20' x 6'8" triangular in shape extending to 20'0" with up and over door, electric light, power.

The drive is a carriage style drive that sweeps down in front of the property with lawns , mature specimen trees and a range of well stocked beds.

The gardens lay predominantly to the south with views off to Foxdon Hill . The gardens have been landscaped over the years to give a blend of different areas including lightly wooded areas , extensive lawns and a stream fed pond and a kitchen garden including greenhouse .

The gardens and grounds extend in all to just over an acre and provide a delightful setting for this truly unique village residence.

Front Door 
to:

Entrance Hall 
Radiator, cloaks cupboard, door to:

Hall 
Radiator, night storage heater, heavy front door to garden, staircase off, cloakroom with w.c. and wash hand basin.

Drawing Room 
5.33m x 4.01m
Attractive room with Inglenook style fireplace, exposed stone and wood burning stove with cowl over, two radiators, night storage heater, views over garden.

Dining Room 
5.05m x 4.7m
Open fireplace with marble surround, radiator, French casement windows to garden.

Breakfast Room 
4.06m x 2.92m
Radiator, door to garden, utility, double drainer, stainless steel sink unit, cupboards and drawers under, work surface, tiled floor.

Rear Hall 
Radiator, wide staircase to first floor.

Landing 

Separate w.c. 
with wash hand basin, radiator.

Dressing Room/Connecting Room 
4.34m x 2.06m
3 built in double wardrobe cupboards with cupboards over, further cupboards, radiator. Door to:

Shower Room 
Large shower with glazed sliding door, wash hand basin, cupboards under, w.c., heated towel rail/radiator.

Rear Landing 
Staircase to second floor.

Bedroom 3 
3.8m x 2.44m
Radiator, country views, connecting door to:

Bedroom 4 
2.6m x 2.57m
Airing cupboard with hot water cylinder.

Bedroom 5 
6.35m x 2.87m
Double aspect, built in wardrobe cupboard, radiator.

Seond Floor 

Landing Area 
with cupboards.

Attic Bedroom 
5.94m x 3.05m
Exposed beams, wash hand basin with cupboards and drawers under.

Annexe - The Stables 

Dining Hall 
4.01m x 3.07m

Kitchen 
3.43m x 1.32m

Garage 
6.1m x 6.1m

First Floor 

Sitting Room 
5.9m x 3.43m

Bedroom 1 
3.33m x 3.05m

Bedroom 2 
2.74m x 2.18m

Bathroom 

More information from this agent

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 August 2016

Map & Street View

Disclaimer - Property reference ILM160073. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Ilminster. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.