Woolminstone, Crewkerne

£895,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A unique grade II listed gem which has been in the same families ownership for approximately 60 years and offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a true family home. The house offers a spacious and flexible accommodation with an abundance of period features including flagstone floors, original inglenook fireplaces and beamed ceilings. EPC Exempt.

THE PROPERTY

A unique grade II listed gem which has been in the same family ownership for approximately 60 years and offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a true family home. The house offers a spacious and flexible accommodation with an abundance of period features including flagstone floors, original inglenook fireplaces and beamed ceilings.

The accommodation comprises a cross passage entrance hall, drawing room, sitting room, dining room, farmhouse kitchen, cloakroom and utility room on the ground floor whilst on the first floor are five double bedrooms, one with an en suite bathroom an a family bathroom.

It is fair to say that Woolminstone House is unspoilt and offers a unique opportunity to put one's own stamp on this historic home. The property is in need of extensive renovation throughout. In addition to the main house is a two storey detached outbuilding which was a Granary and currently houses a games room. This would lend itself to a number of uses subject to relevant consents

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OUTSIDE

The property is approached via a rear driveway, although the original tree lined carriage driveway to the front could be reinstated. The house is surrounded by formal gardens laid to level lawn with mature borders and is encircled by 14.5 acres of paddocks and an orchard.

Further outbuildings include a stone outhouse and a further stable block housing three loose boxes with water, power and light connected.

SITUATION

The property is situated in a rural village, south west of the pretty market town of Crewkerne in South Somerset which enjoys a selection of shopping, dining, leisure and recreation facilities including a Waitrose superstore. The town also has a well regarded doctors surgery and community hospital.

Transport links are excellent with the A303 just 8 miles away and a mainline train station at Crewkerne, with hourly services to London (waterloo)

A broader range of amenities are available in the commercial centre of Yeovil which is easily accessible by road or public transport, and the Jurassic Coast at Lyme Regis is around 30 minutes drive away.

SERVICES

There is currently a private water supply to the property, however the pipework is established to allow mains connection. Private drainage. Oil fired central heating. Electricity connected.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by appointment with the vendors' selling agents, Stags, Yeovil Office, Telephone 01935 475000.

DIRECTIONS

From Crewkerne, take the B3165 south towards Lyme Regis. Just before reaching the village of Clapton, take the right hand turn signposted Woolminstone. Follow the lane, going across the level crossing, and take the first right hand turn by the grass triangle. Continue down this lane for a further 250yds and take the next left hand turn which will take you through some converted barns and to the rear of Woolminstone House.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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