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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashmansworthy, Woolsery, Devon

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Farmhouse kitchen / dining room
  • Principle bedroom / shower room suite
  • Two further bedrooms
  • Double garage & ample parking
  • Hay barn & concrete yard with six stables & tack room
  • Summerhouse / studio
  • Small lake
  • 2 Acres & further land available by separate negotiation

Full description

A spacious, detached barn conversion with a wealth of character features, set in a rural location with a superb range of buildings and about 2 acres with a small lake


The Barn is situated approximately 2 miles from the village of Woolsery (Woolfardisworthy) in a small hamlet of properties in a rural and peaceful environment. The village of Woolsery offers an excellent range of amenities including local shop / Post Office, church, garage, primary school and a thriving village hall / community centre. The property is situated less than 5 miles from the stunningly beautiful North Devon coastline at Bucks Mill. A full range of amenities are available at the port and market town of Bideford, which sits on the River Torridge, and the regional centre of Barnstaple.


The area can be accessed from Junction 27 of the M5 Motorway, and along the A361 North Devon Link Road which leads onto the A39 Atlantic Highway. The nearest train station is located at the regional centre of Barnstaple, which connects to Exeter and Tiverton Parkway where there are regular mainline rail services to London (Paddington) in just over 2 hours.


Woolsery Village 2 miles
North Devon Coast less than 5 miles
Bideford 11 miles
Barnstaple 20 miles

The Property

*A well-presented detached barn conversion with a wealth of character features
*Stunning farmhouse style kitchen / dining room with oak units and granite work surfaces
*Magnificent 31' sitting room with vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and a balcony enjoying views over the lake and countryside beyond
*Peaceful, rural location
*Excellent range of outbuildings including double garage, hay barn, six stables and tack room and a summerhouse with studio / potential
*Approximately 2 acres with a small lake and further 3.3 acre paddock (available by separate negotiation)

The Accommodation

The front door leads through to the entrance hall, which has a tiled floor with exposed beams and a stained glass window to the rear. Slate steps lead down to the kitchen / dining / family room which enjoys a triple aspect with far reaching countryside views. There are exposed ceiling beams with exposed stonework. The kitchen has an excellent range of wall and matching base units with a sink unit set into granite work surfaces. There is an integrated fridge and dishwasher. Off is a utility room with Belfast sink set into wooden work surfaces with space for a washing machine and fridge freezer. A door gives access to the side elevation and there is a cloakroom off. From the kitchen, an oak staircase leads to the first floor, and the sitting room which is a stunning, light and airy room enjoying panoramic countryside views. There is a oak floor, vaulted ceiling with exposed A frames. French doors lead onto the balcony which enjoys the fabulous views on offer. Off the hallway are the three double bedrooms, with the master benefiting from en-suite facilities. There is also a four piece bathroom comprising of Jacuzzi bath, separate shower cubicle and a glass wash hand basin.


The property is approached through two five bar gates, which lead to a brick paved courtyard which provides ample parking and turning space. There is a double garage measuring 29'9 x 17'6 (9.11m x 5.33m). A further gated access leads to a concrete yard, where there are six individual stables, each measuring approximately 12'0 x 12'0 (3.66m x 3.66m). A tack room measuring 16'3 x 11'9 (4.95m x 3.58m) lies between the stables with power and light connected, plumbing for washing machine and Belfast sink. There is also an adjoining WC. On the left side of the yard is an open hay barn, which measures approximately 44'3 x 19'6 (13.5m x 5.94m). There is a further gated access which leads to the majority of the land, as well as a concrete yard, which provides parking for several vehicles, including horsebox / caravan / boat if required. There is approximately 2 acres in total with a small lake and detached summerhouse / studio which measures approximately 30'3 x 15'0 (9.23m x 4.57m) with a timber decked area which overlooks the lake, providing a perfect place for a glass of wine in the evening. This building has potential, subject to any necessary planning permissions. There is also a separate vehicular access from the lane, which leads to the left hand side of the land. On the opposite side of the lane, there is access into a further 3.3 acre paddock, which is available by separate negotiation.

Property Information

Mains electricity and water. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating.

Local Authority

Torridge District Council, Riverbank House, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2QG. 01237 428700.

Contents, Fixtures and Fittings

Only those mentioned within this brochure are included in the sale. All others, such as carpets, curtains, light fittings, mirrors, garden ornaments etc are specifically excluded, but may be available by separate negotiation.


By appointment with Jackson-Stops & Staff, North Devon 01271 325153.

For Sale by Private Treaty with Vacant Possession upon Completion


From Bideford on the A39 pass over the new bridge. At the roundabout continue straight across signposted towards Bude on the A39. Stay on this road passing through the villages of Ford & Fairy Cross and Horns Cross. Upon entering Bucks Cross take the left hand turning signposted to Woolsery. Stay on this lane until you enter the village. At the T Junction with the school in front of you, turn left and proceed out of the village passing the village hall on your right hand side. After a short distance you will come to a fork in the road, bear right and stay on this lane taking the second left hand turning signposted to Dipple where the property will be situated on the right hand side with for sale board clearly displayed.

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Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2016

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