Wheddon Cross, Minehead, Somerset | £599,950 | Sold STC

Newton King are delighted to offer to the market this versatile property situated on a south facing plot located in a rural setting which sits in an enviable accessible position within the Exmoor National Park close to main routes to Taunton, Tiverton and Bridgwater and located 2 miles East of Wheddon Cross in the Brendon Hills.

The bungalow offers spacious open plan living with 3 bedrooms, bathroom, modern kitchen/breakfast room with separate utility room, large lounge with Quantock stone features and a wood burner, dining room, cloakroom, laundry/boot room and integral garage. The property benefits from full double glazing with oil fired central heating together with an option of off-peak under-floor heating. The property is well maintained and decorated to an excellent standard throughout.

Mature gardens surround the bungalow including well established shrubs, trees and a large wildlife pond together with a 25ft greenhouse and patio areas. The property is set back from the road with a good sized drive way and ample parking giving access to the integral garage and leading on to further parking and generous turning space for large vehicles, trailers etc. The stables, workshop and shippon all have water, lighting and power. The large barn complex offers extensive storage options for vehicles, machinery, materials and/or housing for horses/livestock and is also connected to water, lighting and power. The land is predominantly pasture/paddocks with a woodland/wildlife area all contained within well-defined and secure boundaries of beech hedging on top of a ‘Devon Bank’ with two additional gated access points to the road. A public footpath/bridle path is within a short distance of the northerly boundary. All fields are connected to the private water supply and enjoy a gentle south facing gradient and boast stunning views within a very private and secluded holding.

Local amenities nearby at Wheddon Cross include a garage, post office, village pub, church, primary school and livestock market. The busy moorland town of Dulverton lies approximately 10 miles away. Just 8 miles away is the traditional seaside town of Minehead with its theatre, shops and supermarkets (Morrisons, Tesco, Lidl), schools and college, hospital, pubs, clubs and variety of leisure facilities. The property is within easy reach of the North Coast known for its stunning beaches and a variety of recreational and sporting opportunities including sailing, surfing and golf. Exmoor National Park covers 267 square miles of magnificent and protected landscape providing a haven for horse lovers and the property is particularly well placed for unsurpassed walking and riding with easy access to footpaths and bridle ways (Coleridge Way in particular). Communications are excellent with main road access to the M5 at Tiverton (J27) or Taunton (J25). Intercity trains depart regularly from Taunton and London Paddington takes approximately 1hr 40mins.

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Property Location

Full Description

Bedroom 1

11' 2" x 10' 5" (3.40m x 3.18m)

Bedroom 2

10' 4" x 9' 5" (3.15m x 2.87m)

Bedroom 3

8' 7" x 7' 3" (2.62m x 2.21m)

Kitchen Breakfast Room

16' 7" x 13' 7" (5.05m x 4.14m)

Lounge Diner

21' 5" x 10' 2" (6.53m x 3.10m)


15' 9" x 8' 7" (4.80m x 2.62m)