Stowey Road, Fivehead, Taunton


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  • Bedrooms: 4
Farmstead for Development situated in a superb rural position. This is an outstanding development opportunity with planning permission for a new four bedroom dwelling. There is an extensive range of modern farm buildings and 8.32 acres of level pasture. Further land available, if required.


New House Farm enjoys an enviable position located on the edge of the village of Fivehead. Within Fivehead there is an excellent range of local amenities including a Shop, Post Office and Public House. Fivehead is conveniently located with good road links close by. Taunton the County town of Somerset is approximately 9.5 miles with easy access to the M5 motorway at Junction 25 and Langport is approximately 6 miles.


New House Farm presents a wonderful re-development opportunity. Planning permission has been granted for a substantial replacement dwelling at the farmstead. Further details can be found on South Somerset District Council Planning Website with application no- 19/00039/FUL. There is an overage clause relating to the agricultural barns within the yard.


The current farmhouse at the property could either be renovated or extended and has mellow red brick elevations under a pitched slate roof with a single storey brick work extension. The current accommodation comprises; a kitchen, utility / scullery, family bathroom, two reception rooms. There are three double bedrooms and one single bedroom on the first floor.


The house is surrounded by mature gardens and includes an excellent range of modern farm buildings, an open yard, which has previously been used for housing livestock. There is a four bay galvanised iron Dutch barn with adjoining four bay concrete frame and a further open fronted barn. Opposite is a former cow store (31' x 35') with a concrete floor, access to both ends and a concrete yard to the rear. There is a loose yard shed (45' x 80') constructed of steel and block walling with part concrete and hard-core floor and a feeding overhang. Located opposite is a four bay stable block and livestock shed (80' x 80') with concrete feeder, passage, feed barriers are galvanised gates at both ends of the buildings and access is available through the adjoining land. There is also a further three bay steel block and part boarded and box general purpose shed (45' x 22') with adjoining open feed area. There is a further rendered block and galvanised iron loose box with adjoining store. Opposite is a garage and chemical store. The farm buildings include an extensive yard, hardstanding store area, earth run silage and adjoining block and earth open silage pit.

There is level pasture that is enclosed by natural hedgerow and accessed from the farmstead. The land extends to approximately 8.32 acres.


We understand the property benefits from all mains services. The farm buildings are also understood to benefit from mains electricity and water.


From the centre of Fivehead, continue in a southerly direction passing the Church, take the first right hand turning into Stowey Road and continue for 0.75 miles and turn left into Stowey Lane where the property can be found on your left hand side.

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