5 bedroom detached house for sale

Wayford, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18

Guide Price £1,290,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached period farmhouse
  • Range of traditional buildings
  • Far reaching views over countryside
  • About 20 acres, annexe
  • 5 bedrooms (all en suite)
  • 3 reception rooms,
  • Garage, 2 loft rooms, gym
  • Games room/bar
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A spacious detached period farmhouse with an excellent range of traditional buildings and about 20 acres in an elevated position offering splendid far reaching views over the surrounding countryside



Location

Wayford is a small village located west of Crewkerne set amidst beautiful South Somerset countryside. The local town of Crewkerne has an excellent variety of facilities including shops, public houses, churches, schools, Waitrose supermarket as well as a mainline railway station at Crewkerne Junction with a service between London Waterloo and the West Country. Other towns of note in the area include the Abbey town of Sherborne, local centre of Yeovil, County Town of Taunton and coastal resort of Lyme Regis. Communications in the area include access onto the A303 to the north of Crewkerne at Norton-Sub-Hamdon. Sporting facilities in the area include golf at Yeovil and Sherborne, water sports along the Dorset coastline to the south at Lyme Regis, horse racing at Wincanton, Exeter and Bath and league football at Yeovil. Schooling in the area includes independent schools at Sherborne, Leweston, Millfield, Taunton and Perrott Hill.

Description

Manor Farm has attractive stone and brick elevations under a slate roof and excellent spacious accommodation including three reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, five bedrooms with en suites as well as a one bedroom annexe. Features include stone fireplaces in sitting room, dining room and living room, double glazing and oil fired central heating to majority of rooms. Outside there is a concrete courtyard surrounded by an excellent range of traditional stone outbuildings which include a party barn, storerooms, stabling and workshops. The gardens, which are predominantly laid to lawn, with a variety of mature trees offer far reaching views over the surrounding countryside and there are three paddocks including pasture, lakes and a variety of mature trees.

Accommodation
Please see floor plans.

Outside
Shared driveway leading to gravelled parking areas located to the front and side of the property with shrub borders. The gardens are predominantly laid to lawn, have spectacular views across the surrounding countryside and are stocked with a variety of mature trees. There is a courtyard with central fishpond surrounded by a range of traditional outbuildings which include storerooms, party barn, three bay open garage and workshops. These buildings could be suitable for a variety of uses subject to the necessary planning permissions. The grounds are currently divided into three separate paddocks, one behind Manor Farm and two in front which can be accessed via a shared lane. The paddocks are predominantly laid to pasture but also include a variety of mature trees and one with small lakes.

Square Footage: 6,226 sq ft
Acreage: 20 Acres

Directions

From Crewkerne take the B3165 and proceed into the village of Clapton. Just after the village sign, take the turning on your right hand side. Proceed along this road, up a hill and you will find Manor Farm on your right hand side.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 July 2016

Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (2.9 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (2.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Wimborne

Wessex House, Priors Walk, East Borough, Wimborne, BH21 1PB

01202 024006 Local call rate

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