A large detached bungalow with a commercial small holding, several substantial outbuildings currently used as a general builders yard, showrooms, offices, swimming pool, 5.9 acres of grounds, paddock views to beautiful surrounding countryside.
Detached 6 bedroom bungalow
Currently arranged as two homes
One bedroom guest/ annexe
Agricultural vehicle store
Extensive showrooms and office/storage
3.7 acre Paddock
Fourwinds is situated in a beautiful rural location on a quiet country lane close to the Somerset border, Haddon Hill, the Brendon Hills and Exmoor National Park. The charming, historic country village of Bampton is approx 2 miles away and has superb local shops, public houses, doctor's surgery and primary school. Tiverton lies 7 miles to the south and has good facilities including two supermarkets, a wide range of shops, modern hospital, leisure centre and schools including Blundell's School. Fast access to the M5 at junction 27 and Tiverton parkway mainline station with regular intercity services to London (Paddington 2 hours). The location is also convenient for both Taunton and Exeter which have all the facilities and amenities you would expect of county towns.
A rare opportunity to acquire a mixed use residential/commercial and small holding property in a beautiful rural, yet accessible location. Fourwinds is currently used for a family run general builders business with large detached bungalow currently divided into two beautifully presented, three bedroom homes with southerly country views and including a small guest annex. The bungalow could be adapted to provide a particularly spacious six-bedroom residence, if required. Front door into the entrance hall, with a large substantial fitted kitchen and dining area an extensive range of fitted units, granite worktops, integral dishwasher, fridge/freezer and an electric Rangemaster with hood over, rear entrance lobby/boot room archway and steps down to the family room. Sitting room with wood burning stove, large picture window overlooking the garden to open countryside beyond. Three double bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes and a family bathroom with bath and separate shower. Separate access from a further entrance hall/boot room into an open plan kitchen/dining room opening to the living room with wood burning stove and patio doors leading out to the garden. The kitchen is fitted with an island and range of units incorporating a Belfast sink, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, space for washing machine and dryer, double oven with halogen hob and extractor fan over. An inner hallway leads to the bedrooms which include a master with en-suite bathroom including a freestanding bath and separate shower. There are two further double bedrooms and shower room with fitted shelved cupboards housing the hot water cylinder. Accessed from the lower ground floor level, with a separate entrance, is an annexe/guest accommodation, with hall, cloakroom and the oil-fired boiler, a kitchenette with a wet room off, sitting room and a double bedroom.
Surrounded by gardens and grounds and approached through entrance gates over the drive, which leads to the rear of the bungalow and the garage block, workshop store, useful agricultural store/vehicle workshop. Adjoining builders yard with separate entrance gates into the yard and large showrooms, office building/store rooms and car park. The gardens to the front of the bungalow are laid to lawn and the rear gardens enclosed with picket fencing, lawns and several patio and sitting areas,open swimming pool with surrounding paving, entrance gate and stone walls. The drive leads around to the rear of the bungalow and five bar gate giving access into the 3.7 acre paddock and a further substantial agricultural building.
Please see the floor plan for the dimensions. The internal photos have been taken with a wide angle lens to show more of the rooms.
From Bampton proceed out of the town in the Taunton direction, on the B3227 for approximately 2 miles, and upon reaching Shillingford, bear left just beyond the garage and continue along the lane for approximately half a mile and Fourwinds will be seen on the right hand side.