Wootton Courtenay, Minehead
Guide Price £750,000
- ESTABLISHED EQUESTRIAN HOLDING
- 8 STABLES IN 2 BLOCKS
- APPROX. 8 ACRES OF POST AND RAIL PADDOCKS
- SUBSTANTIAL 3 BEDROOM BUNGALOW
- FANTASTIC VIEWS ACROSS EXMOOR
- DESIRABLE EDGE OF VILLAGE LOCATION
A fantastic opportunity to acquire an established equestrian property comprising substantial 3 bedroom bungalow, 8 stables, arena, formal garden and approx. 8 acres of paddocks – all situated in a slightly elevated position with fantastic views across Exmoor on the edge of one of West Somersets most popular villages.
The property benefits from double glazing and oil central heating throughout and comprises – entrance porch, sitting room, modern kitchen/breakfast room, large conservatory/dining room, utility room, cloakroom, master bedroom with ensuite and 2 further double bedrooms serviced by a shower room. There is also a large loft space with potential for conversion (subject to planning).
The property is accessed through double gates which lead to ample parking and turning area. To the front of the property there is a formal garden with pond, rose arch, lawn and a good range of mature shrubs and trees. A gate then leads through to a small orchard. To the right hand side of the property there is one set of stables comprises 3 stables, tack room and an open fronted hay store together with 2 paddocks separated with post and rail fencing and both with water. The rest of the land lies to the north of the house and can be accessed both from the land in front of the house and through an additional access off the highway. Here you will find a substantial barn with 5 internal stables and a tack room, arena with rubber and sand mix surface, several further post and rail paddocks all with water and ample horsebox parking and turning space. In all the land extends to approximately 8 acres.
The village of Wootton Courtenay nestles in the Exmoor National Park and provides an ideal base from which to explore many of the delights of West Somerset and the North Devon Coast. The village itself offers a village shop, church, village hall and The Dunkery Beacon Hotel which offers a restaurant for both residents and non residents. The nearby seaside town of Minehead with its wide range of shopping facilities is approximately five miles distant.