Higher Lovelynch, Milverton, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
Spacious detached barn conversion with double garage, gardens and paddock. Flexible accommodation/annexe potential, quiet location, attractive gardens and grounds with distant views, ample parking and pony paddock of approx. 0.4 acres. No onward chain. EPC Band F


Higher Lovelynch Barn lies in a quiet rural location approximately 1 mile west of Milverton where a good range of day to day facilities can be found together with primary school. Wiveliscombe is within 3 miles, with it's excellent secondary school and sports facilities and Wellington 5 miles where a greater selection of facilities can be found together with easy access to the M5 motorway situated on the outskirts of the town.


Higher Lovelynch Barn was converted around 1986 and is of sandstone construction set beneath a slate roof. It offers well proportioned accommodation over three floors allowing flexible living and with potential for ancillary accommodation on the lower ground floor. The property is double glazed and benefits from oil fired central heating. It is set within private gardens and grounds with a lower sun terrace, lawns, kitchen garden and adjoining pony paddock.


Glazed door leads into the entrance porch with quarry tiled flooring and glazed door into hallway with stairs to the lower ground floor and first floor. There is a window seat to front and cloakroom. The main sitting room features a brick fireplace with inset woodburner, fitted bookshelves and glazed door to patio. In the heart of the house is a spacious kitchen/dining room with an excellent range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers, worktops and space for cooker and dishwasher together with a large dining area. Leading off is a useful freezer/store room together with an adjoining guest bedroom/dining room with exposed timbers, store cupboard and window seat. Leading off is a bathroom with a three piece suite.

On the lower ground floor is a further sitting room with three glazed archways, one incorporating French doors to garden. Tucked away in a corner is a laundry room with sink, space for washing machine, saniflow WC and a Worcester oil fired boiler. Leading off the main room is a useful studio room/bedroom with windows on three aspects.

On the first floor can be found a spacious galleried landing with two velux roof lights. The master bedroom enjoys views from three aspects together with an en suite bathroom with three piece suite and velux roof light. There are two further bedrooms on this floor together with a family bathroom, again with three piece suite incorporating a corner bath, velux window and airing cupboard.


A detached double garage with metal up and over door, power and light together with window to side and door to garden. Concealed oil tank to side and parking to front for three cars. A picket gate leads to a southerly patio being partly walled with external light and cold tap. A pathway leads around to the front door and steps lead down to the lower sun terrace which is walled and fenced and stocked with attractive flower and shrub borders and a pond. Steps rise to a herb garden, aluminium framed greenhouse and a delightful kitchen garden with four beds together with raspberry patch and chicken run. Immediately to the east of the house is a large lawned garden protected by post and rail fencing together with a selection of apple trees and a fine silver birch together with flower and shrub borders and two external sockets. Beyond is a paddock of 0.4 acres which is protected by post and rail fencing together with stockproof sheep netting and benefits from road access.


Mains water and electricity are connected. Oil central heating. Private drainage.


Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agents, Stags, Wellington Office.


From Wellington head north to Langford Budville and pass through the village turning right at the far end signposted Wiveliscombe and across Langford Common. After approximately 1.5 miles turn right by an oak tree into a small lane signed single track road. Continue along here for a short distance taking the next turning left whereupon Higher Lovelynch Barn will be seen after a short distance on the right hand side.

Arrange viewing 01823 619815

Stags - Wellington

7 High Street, Wellington, Devon, TA21 8QT

See all properties from this agent

Send me homes like this by email