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4 bedroom house for sale

Winsford, Exmoor National Park, Somerset

Sold STC £435,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance hall
  • Sitting room
  • Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Study
  • Utility room
  • Boot room
  • Studio space
  • Cloakroom
  • Four bedrooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Brookwood is a pretty family house with gardens
and river frontage that was formally the village
post office and stores. The accommodation is
flexible and the former shop section has been
left vacant to provide potential to be refurbished.
The space could be used as an annexe or
incorporated into the house to form a larger
living area.
The accommodation comprises of an entrance
hall with the stairs to the first floor and a dual
aspect sitting room to the right with a fireplace.
An open plan dining room and kitchen to the
left of the hall features wooden flooring, an
inglenook fireplace and wood burning stove.
The kitchen has wooden units and an integrated
oven. A study, utility room and boot room also
lie off the dining room. Another door from the
dining room leads through to a cloakroom and
the former post office and stores section. This
large studio space has been left unoccupied
and has been recently painted and carpeted.
There is an attached store room and separate
entrance making the space ideal for an annexe,
home office or a larger living space for the main
house. Upstairs are four double bedrooms and
a family bathroom.

Brookwood is set in the centre of the popular village of Winsford in the heart of Exmoor National Park. Winsford has a church, village hall and the renowned thirteenth century thatched coaching inn, The Royal Oak, which also runs the post office and general stores. The village hosts a number of well supported clubs and activities. Dulverton, approximately 6 ½ miles away, has a wider range of shops and a primary school. Exford which is 4 miles away also has a primary school whilst there is a hospital at Minehead.

For those enjoying walking, cycling, fishing, sailing and outdoor country and equestrian pursuits Exmoor National Park, the surrounding countryside and coastline provide superb recreational opportunities.

Taunton, the county town of Somerset, is 28 miles away and has a good range of shopping facilities and there are excellent state and private schools, including Queen’s College, Taunton School, King’s College and King’s Hall. The M5 motorway can be joined at Junction 25 at Taunton for Bristol and London or Junction 26 at Wellington for Exeter and Cornwall. There are regular rail services from Taunton to London Paddington (under 2 hours).

Tiverton, approximately 20 miles away, has a comprehensive range of facilities and the well-respected Blundell’s School and Preparatory School.

Brookwood is approached off the village
road and onto a private drive with parking
for a couple of cars. There is a garage off the
courtyard area, along with a workshop and a
useful store building. The gardens to the front
of the property are surrounded by hedging and
provide pedestrian access from the lane. Further
private gardens lie to the rear of the garage and
are accessed through a pergola. Mainly laid to
lawn and surrounded by hedging and trees,
it provides a secluded seating area and has
pedestrian access to the bank of the River Exe
which flows at a lower level.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
08 June 2016

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