Adsborough, Taunton

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
Former farmhouse in need of modernisation and Former milking parlour and buildings with planning permission. EPC Band F.


Lydes Farm is situated in a wonderful position in this favoured hamlet, which includes a public house and local village hall at Thurloxton. There is a Primary school at Monkton Heathfield and Creech St Michael and a Secondary school at Monkton Heathfield. The property is also well placed for access to the M5 motorway at Junctions 24 and Junction 25. There is a mainline railway station at Taunton. Taunton, the County town provides a comprehensive range of recreational, scholastic and shopping facilities. The property is both well placed for Bristol and Exeter airports. The countryside surrounding the property has a wide variety of public footpaths and bridleways.


Lydes Farm is a former farmhouse and has never been For Sale on the open market. The farmhouse is in need of complete modernisation and is ripe for improvement or extension, subject to planning. There is a separate single storey former milking parlour adjacent to the house, which has planning permission for Class Q (Ref- 14/200052/CQ) for conversion and this can be found on Taunton Deanes Planning Portal.


The house has well-proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors and comprises a pitched tiled entrance porch, which opens through to a lounge with a turning staircase to the first floor, inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, beamed ceiling and a front aspect window. A door leads through to a dining room with fireplace and window with seat. A door to the rear hallway from the lounge, which provides access to the rear garden and to a covered porch. There is also access to the kitchen and bathroom. The kitchen is fitted with a range of units and includes an open fireplace with double aspect windows.

On the first floor, there is a large landing and access to the three bedrooms.


The gardens to the front, side and rear of the property include a range of deep planted herbaceous borders with a number of planted specimen trees and shrubs. There are a number of timber sheds and stores and a covered veranda at the back of the house, which provides a sitting out area and opens out onto a patio area.

The milking parlour has planning permission granted. Further details can be found on the Taunton Deane Website- Ref 14/20/0052/CQ.

The former milking parlour adjacent to Lydes Farm has access from the village lane onto an open concrete courtyard. Within the courtyard is the parlour, which comprises a block built single storey barn with corrugated cement fibre roofing. In front of the barn are a range of stone-built outbuildings, which are partly dilapidated flanking the village road. These could be converted to provide further storage or garaging if required, subject to the necessary planning consents.


From Taunton take the A38 towards Bridgwater. After the dual carriageway, take the second turning right at the Maypole Inn crossroads at the top of the hill, sign posted to Adsborough. Proceed into the hamlet and Lydes Farm can be found in the centre of the hamlet on the left-hand side, as identified by a Stags For Sale board.


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