The Shires, Waterrow, Wiveliscombe
WITH NEARLY 4 ACRES OF LAND AND STABLES, a high quality barn conversion with a 46 FT open plan kitchen, dining and living area, three double bedrooms, three bathrooms, unconventional upside down arrangement with high vaulted ceilings and excellent light and views, studio/worshop, south
A substantial and spacious barn conversion with nearly four acres, stables, tack room and hay barn.
We are delighted to offer for sale No.2 The Shires just outside Waterrow near Wiveliscombe. The property is one of three barn conversions set in this beautiful part of West Somerset.
The property is arranged on two levels with the living quarters at first floor level and the bedroom quarters at garden level. There is a 46' kitchen/living/dining room, with a well-equipped open plan kitchen area with views across the garden to the fields over the road. There is an island and then open plan access through to a large dining area and living area, all with vaulted ceilings and skylights and west facing windows. There is a fireplace at the end of the room providing an appropriate focul point. There is a cloakroom at first floor level.
Stairs lead down to the ground floor, where there is a door leading to the garden. The master bedroom has its own full en-suite bathroom, there is a second family bathroom, a further double bedroom with en-suite shower room and finally a third bedroom/study with French door access to the deck and garden. There is also a utility room.
The property benefits from oil fired underfloor central heating and double glazing.
Outside the property
There is off-street parking for two vehicles and access to a south and west facing level lawned garden with deck, a high degree of privacy and access to a single storey workshop/studio/home office.
From the garden there is access to the drive area and on the opposite side of the road there is a four acre section of ground with vehicular access, secure gates, yard, two stable, tack room and hay barn.
Waterrow is a small village two miles west of Wiveliscombe and it has its own public house.
The former market town of Wiveliscombe has many shops and amenities including post office, doctors’ surgery, vets, library, public houses, churches, community office and restaurants. There is a primary and secondary school with recent good OFSTED reports and further education colleges in Taunton. The recreation ground has tennis, football, cricket and rugby clubs, a gym and an open air heated swimming pool. There is public transport to many surrounding areas including Taunton 11 miles distant which also has excellent road (M5) and main line railway links. The beautiful surrounding countryside is easily accessible leading to the Brendon Hills, Quantocks and Exmoor National Park.
Oil fired underfloor central heating
Council Tax Band E
Taunton Deane Council
Kitchen/Dining/Living Room 46'2" x 18'9" (14.07m x 5.72m).
Bedroom one 17'8" x 12' (5.38m x 3.66m).
En-Suite Bathroom 9' x 7'8" (2.74m x 2.34m).
Bedroom two 13'10" x 10' x 10 (4.22m x 3.05m x 10).
Bedroom three 14'1" x 9'8" (4.3m x 2.95m).
En-Suite Shower Room
OUTSIDE THE PROPERTY
Workshop/Office 13' x 13' (3.96m x 3.96m).
Stable one 11'3" x 11'3" (3.43m x 3.43m).
Stable two 11'7" x 11'3" (3.53m x 3.43m).
Tack room 11'3" x 8'3" (3.43m x 2.51m).
Hay store 17'9" x 11'3" (5.4m x 3.43m).
Proceed west out of Wiveliscombe on the B3227 towards Waterrow. Proceed through Waterrow with The Rock Inn on your right hand side and rise up out of the village and West Bovey Farm will be found on the right hand side with the barns just to the side of it. No.2 The Shires is the second barn in and will be indicated by our For Sale signs.
- Grade II Listed barn conversion
- 46' Open Plan kitchen/dining/living area with fireplace and log burner
- Three double bedrooms
- Three bathrooms
- Utility and cloakroom
- Exposed beams and vaulted ceilings
- Underfloor heating
- South and west facing gardens
- Off-street private parking