An opportunity to purchase a substantial detached 5 bedroom family home steeped in history and situated in The Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property dates back just over 200 years and was built to house a farrier, blacksmith and wheelwright to service carts on the newly constructed main road. The Smithy still remains on the property along with many other original features that make this property unique. Apart from being a comprehensive family home, The Old Smithy was used in the 1980's as a Bed and Breakfast but with its secure outbuildings and courtyard would also suit someone who had an interest in classic cars or wanted to run a small business from home.
The property comprises: Entrance porch, sitting room with inglenook fireplace, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, lounge, study, rear hall, master bedroom with en suite, 4 further bedrooms, bathroom, garage/workshop, further garage, cobbled courtyard, open store, old smithy and a generous garden and apple orchard. Total ground of approximately 0.6 acres.
Newtown is situated along the A303 between Buckland St Mary and Bishopswood. Ilminster (4.5 miles), Chard (5 miles), Taunton (10 miles).
|DETACHED CHARACTER HOME||5 BEDROOMS|
|2 BATHROOMS||2 RECEPTION ROOMS|
|KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM||OLD HAYBARN STUDY|
|FORMER SMITHY||STUNNING GARDENS AND ORCHARD|
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