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North Cheriton, Templecombe - £450,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

RENOVATION WITH LAND - An exciting opportunity to purchase approximately two acres of land with planning permission to extend and develop the existing garage and barn into a three bedroom residential property arranged over three floors. Ref. No: 20/02957/FUL - South Somerset District Council. The barn is cavity wall construction and there is permission for seven velux windows, dormer window to the top floor bedroom and large bi-folding doors plus a full height glass pane linking the current garage to the barn all of, which will allow plenty of natural light into the property and take full advantage of the view over the garden, paddocks and countryside. The planning permission includes extending by three meters to the side that will nearly double the size of the proposed sitting room. The current design will provide a spacious and contemporary home. The land is located in a rural but not isolated location boasting wonderful views over the grounds to the adjoining countryside. The property is also situated within easy access to major communication links and facilities.

***Renovation/Development Opportunity***
***Full Planning Granted***
***Three Bedroom Three Levels***
***About a Two Acres ***
***Tiny Rural Village and Stunning Views***
***Close to Communication Links***
***Within 3 Miles to Amenities***
***No Onward Chain***


The Property

Inside Accommodation

A blank canvas for development - Planning permission to extend to the left hand side and convert the barn, stables and garage into one residential unit arranged over three levels with three bedrooms.


The Garden

In need of landscaping - falls mainly to the front of the barn with some to the left hand side.

The Land

The land is situated at the end of the garden and accessed via a five bar gate and is laid to pasture with a water supply, there is also a smaller fenced paddock. The land, including the paddock extends to about 1.7 acres and could achieve organic status as no chemicals have been used.


North Cheriton

The property is situated in the pretty village of North Cheriton, which lies about three miles from both Templecombe and Wincanton. This tiny rural village is made up of mostly stone cottages and boasts a strong community with life centred around the grade II listed church or the village hall, which host a variety of events and is available for hire. Schooling for all ages is within easy reach with a primary school at Horsington, Sexey's and Kings at Bruton and private schools also in Sherborne, which is only six and half miles away. Just three miles away is the town of Wincanton which offers excellent communication links with easy access on to the A303 linking London and the South West of England. Also three miles away in the opposite direction is the mainline train stations at Templecombe - again linking the West Country and London and further stations at Castle Cary and Sherborne - both six and half miles away. Wincanton offers good shopping facilities from major supermarkets such as Lidl and Morrisons, in addition the town centre has many independent shops from butcher and bakers to jewellers and hardware store. There are many choices of takeaway providers, public houses, schools catering for all ages and there is a doctors surgery. The Abbey town of Sherborne benefits from Waitrose and Sainsbury supermarkets. Places of interest around the area include the famous Wincanton Race Course and the Stourhead House and gardens and Bruton is home to the world-class Hauser & Wirth gallery and arts centre as well as The Newt with its magnificent gardens and woodland. There is something for everyone.


From Wincanton

Leave Wincanton on the A357 heading towards Templecombe. Turn right onto the B3145 sign posted Sherborne. The property will be found on the right hand side after about a mile and a half -opposite the triangle and turning for North Cheriton. Postcode BA8 0AD