Winsham, Somerset.


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A very honest example of an 18th Century detached family house tucked away down a quiet lane on the edge of the thriving village of Winsham. The property is offered with no onward chain and comes with a range of useful outbuildings, garaging and approximately 6 acres of versatile land that would be suitable for equestrian use if required.

The pretty village of Winsham offers a great village shop/post office, primary school, church , village hall and playing fields. Within 2 miles is Chard Equestrian which offers a wealth of facilities. Crewkerne (6 miles), Beaminster (8 miles), Yeovil (15 miles) and Taunton (18 miles) are all within easy reach and The Jurassic Coast at Lyme Regis, Charmouth and Bridport are all within half an hour.


The house can be found down a quiet lane on the edge of the village. The land stretches from the rear of the property and offers stunning views over the village to the countryside beyond. A truly idyllic compromise between village and rural life.


A very pretty raised flower bed stretches the full width of the property.

Storm Porch

Solid wood with glazing leading to the very solid front door.

Entrance Hall

A lovely and welcoming wide entrance hall with limestone floor, underfloor heating, exposed beams, downlights, a fabulous and original arched door leading to the garden room, stairs to 1st floor landing, coat cupboard. The underfloor heating extends to the whole ground floor of the property.

Sitting Room/Dining Room

7.3m x 5.2m (23'11 x 17'0 )

2 windows to the front (one bay), window to side, an impressive inglenook fireplace with local stone surround (reputed to have come from local Forde Abbey), Clearview wood burning stove, solid oak flooring, window seat, exposed beams, built in cupboard, TV and telephone points.


5.5m x 3.5m (18'0 x 11'5 )

Window to the front, inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, exposed beams, solid oak floor, double doors through to the garden room, TV point, built in cupboard, back stairs to master bedroom.


2.3m x 2.2m (7'6 x 7'2 )

Window to the garden room, boiler housing the oil fired central heating system, space and plumbing for a washing machine, lots of built in storage cupboards, airing cupboard, exposed beam, WC, hand basin.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

7.2m x 3.3m (widening to 6m) (23'7 x 10'9 (widen

Windows to the rear and side, 2 large skylights, french doors onto the terrace, limestone flooring, a solid wood mainly fitted kitchen with granite worktops, 2 bowl stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, integral dishwasher, integral electric oven, 4 oven electric Aga, built in larder cupboard, double doors to the garden room.

Garden Room

10m x 2.6m (widening to 4.6m) (32'9 x 8'6 (widen

An impressive room, glazed the full width and enjoying views over the terrace to the land beyond, limestone flooring throughout.


3.5m x 2.2m (11'5 x 7'2 )

Window to the side of the property, 1 x radiator.

1st Floor Landing

Window to the rear, hatch to the loft, 1 x radiator.

Master Bedroom

5.6m x 3.7m (18'4 x 12'1 )

Windows to the front and rear, stairs down to snug, exposed fireplace, 2 x radiators.


4.1m x 2.5m (13'5 x 8'2 )

Jack and Jill bathroom serving as an en suite to the master bedroom and a further bathroom for the rest of the house if needed. Window to the rear, an impressive bath inset into a tiled surround, WC, pedestal basin, radiator with towel rail over, shaver point, extractor fan, tiled walls.

Bedroom 2

3.7m x 3.1m (12'1 x 10'2 )

Window to the front, TV point, 1 x radiator.


A fully tiled modern suite with hidden lighting, shower cubicle, WC, basin with storage under, shaver point, heated towel rail, extractor fan.

Bedroom 3

3.7m x 3.5m (12'1 x 11'5 )

Window to the front, 1 x radiator.

Bedroom 4

4m x 3m (13'1 x 9'10 )

Window to the front, exposed beams, 1 x radiator.


Window to the rear, a bespoke walk in shower, fully tiled, WC, basin, spiral heated towel rail, extractor fan.


12.80m x 4.88m (outside dimensions) (41'11 x 16'0

Consisting of 2 x 2 storey and 1 x double height units, the barn is currently used for workshop and storage spaces but offers huge potential for conversion (subject to planning) should a new buyer require.


4.3m x 3.6m (14'1 x 11'9 )

A fully functioning office with lighting, power, internet etc. Windows to side and front, door to front.


6.6m x 4.2m (21'7 x 13'9 )

Double doors to front, currently used to house a classic car, lighting and power.


10m x 3.8m (32'9 x 12'5 )

Space for 2 cars, 2 sets of double doors to outside, lighting and power.

Detached Garage/Workshop

8.2m x 3.5m (26'10 x 11'5 )

Further garaging and workshop space, Double doors to front and pedestrian door to side, a great car pit with lighting built in, lighting and power.


The garden is private and to the rear of the property. The garden room and kitchen of the house extend round the generous terrace with plenty of entertaining space. Steps lead up from the terrace onto a good sized lawn with plenty of mature trees, shrubs and flowers, a five bar gate leads to a large field which forms the bulk of the land, a further gate leads into the pretty orchard with a good variety of fruit trees and open space. To the side of the main lawn is the secret garden , which the current owners have lovingly stocked over many years, and offers a tranquil seating space to get away from it all.


A detailed plan of the land is included online and available on request from Derbyshire's. The total land area including buildings is just under 6 acres.


Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected to the property. Oil fired central heating and underfloor heating on the ground floor.

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