House with planning for sale near Wellington

Golden Gate, Ashbrittle, Somerset TA21 0LJ
For sale
£400,000 Guide Price
This property is marketed by:
Greenslade Taylor Hunt

A fantastic opportunity to acquire a building plot with incredible far-reaching countryside views set within a plot of about 3.7 acres


Golden Gate is nestled in the countryside, to the edge of Ashbrittle, sat within its own plot and enjoying far-reaching countryside views. This property is the perfect project, with full planning permission permitted for the original dwelling to be demolished and rebuilt. The plans provide permission for a two-storey three-bedroom detached dwelling, offering the perfect opportunity for any interested Purchasers to create their own home. 

The proposed accommodation comprises;

Covered Veranda with front door leading into the Entrance Hall with storage cupboard. Door leading into the Sitting Room with dual aspect to the front and rear. A further door will lead into the Master Bedroom a large double room with triple aspect and En-suite. From the Sitting Room, a door will lead into the Inner Hall with further storage cupboard. Bedroom 2 will be a double bedroom with dual aspect and fitted wardrobes. Family Bathroom with front aspect and storage cupboard. The Kitchen/Diner is a large family room with dual aspect via French doors to the front and window to the rear and ample space for a table and chairs. Completing the ground floor will be the UPVC double glazed Conservatory taking advantage of the far-reaching countryside views.

Stairs will descend to the lower ground floor landing with access to Bedroom 3 which will be a further double bedroom. Also situated on this floor but accessed externally, will be a large Store Room.

Full plans are available on the Somerset West and Taunton Planning Portal under reference 01/23/0008


The current dwelling is situated within the centre of its plot, on an elevated position overlooking the surrounding fields. The property is accessed via a five bar gate and a driveway leads to the dwelling. To the right hand side of the current driveway are a number of outbuildings and storage sheds.

As the drive sweeps through to the property, there is an expanse of lawn to the left-hand side with an area of well-established flowers and shrubs beside the static home currently in situ and a hedge boundary.

The gardens wraparound the current dwelling, with a further storage shed located to the far left-hand side. The gardens are predominantly laid to lawn with fence boundaries.

A further paddock adjoins the property, extending in total to around 3.7 acres.


Ashbrittle is a pretty and traditional village close to the Devon/ Somerset border offering a lovely mix of character property in delightful surroundings. Local facilities include a pub and village stores in Appley nearby together with primary schooling whilst the town of Wellington which is about 5 miles away offers a wide range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities, including Wellington Independent School and Wellington Sports Centre. The town boasts several supermarkets including Waitrose. The County Town of Taunton is about 12 miles away where even more extensive facilities will be found. Communications to Ashbrittle are good with the A38 within a couple of miles and the M5 may be joined either at junctions 26 or 27 which are relatively equidistant. Tiverton Parkway Station is within easy striking distance providing a fast rail service to both Exeter and London.


Mains water is connected. Mains electricity is currently connected to the pole at the entrance drive. Any Purchaser will be responsible for connecting this to the new dwelling. Any purchaser will be responsible for the installation of a new drainage system.

Council Tax Band D - Somerset West and Taunton, The Deane House, Belvedere Road, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1HE

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