Whatley Cross, Winsham, Chard

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A beautifully presented three bedroom barn conversion, situated in a fine rural location with ample off road parking, car port with storage/studio over. EPC Exempt Grade II Listed.


Oak Barn is situated within the hamlet of Whatley and within the parish of Winsham, which is located close to the Somerset/Dorset border and rates amongst South Somerset's most desirable villages. Amenities include community shop, pub, church and village hall, with the market towns of Chard and Crewkerne, both within easy reach where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found, including a Waitrose superstore in Crewkerne and a mainline railway station to London Waterloo and Exeter.


Oak Barn is a character terraced barn conversion constructed principally of stone and brick exterior elevations and contained beneath a slate roof. It is listed Grade II as being of architectural or historic importance. Character features include exposed beams, vaulted ceilings to the first floor. The property is offered in excellent decorative order throughout with oil fired central heating, double glazed windows, superb kitchen with granite worktops and excellent bathroom and en suite facilities. It is set within good sized gardens within a courtyard setting, with off road parking for three cars, useful car port with storage/studio room over and to the south of the cottage are enclosed gardens and useful garden shed. The Cottage has an enclosed south facing garden and a useful stone garden shed.


Solid Oak door leading to entrance hallway with mat well and glazed door to kitchen. Adjoining utility/cloakroom comprising single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over, cupboards under, space for a fridge/freezer and space and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Grant oil fired boiler and low level WC. The kitchen/breakfast room has been beautifully fitted and comprises 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over. Adjoining granite worktops with an excellent range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Electric double oven and grill, halogen hob and stainless steel extractor hood over. Integrated dishwasher and glazed french doors to garden. The adjoining lounge/dining room is a spacious room with views from two aspects, together with exposed stonework to one wall. Large brick fireplace with inset log burner and stairs rising to the first floor, with useful cupboard under.

The landing has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. Bedroom 1 enjoys views from two aspects including small glazed french doors leading to stone steps giving direct access onto the rear garden. Vaulted ceiling, built in bedroom furniture incorporating shelving and door to en suite shower room with corner shower cubicle, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and low level WC. Fully tiled walls and heated towel rail. Bedroom 3 has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and window overlooking the rear garden. Bedroom 2 again has a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and views over the rear garden, together with fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room comprising corner shower cubicle, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and low level WC. Part tiled walls and heated towel rail. Family bathroom comprising bath with shower over, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and low level WC. Vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and heated towel rail. Adjoining is a separate linen cupboard with slatted shelving.


The property is approached over a shared gravelled drive with designated parking for three cars. There is also an open fronted car port of brick and timber construction set beneath a tiled roof. It benefits from power and light and has a staircase rising to a useful store room/studio with power, light and underfloor heating.

To the front of the property is a lawned garden with a mature Oak tree, together with a lower patio area, with cold water tap and external lighting. To the rear of the property is a south facing garden, being walled, fenced and hedged and laid mainly to lawn. There is a sun terrace, cold water tap and useful tool shed. Within the garden there are two decking areas and a further patio with gateway giving direct access onto a quiet lane.


Mains water and electricity are connected. Oil fired central heating. Shared private drainage.


Strictly by appointment with the vendors selling agent, Stags Yeovil office telephone 01935 475000


From Yeovil take the A30 towards Chard. At Cricket St. Thomas turn left towards Axminster, take the 2nd available left signposted to Winsham. After approximately 1/2 mile the entrance to the barns will be seen on the left hand side.

01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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