Morchard Road, Crediton


Guide price

An exciting development opportunity to develop an attractive barn into a 4 bedroom dwelling. Contact the agent for more information.


The property is situated on the fringes of the hamlet of Morchard Road which is within the parish of Down St. Mary, just over 2 miles from the large village of Copplestone. Morchard Road has a pub (The Devonshire Dumpling) whilst Copplestone has a post office, general store, primary school, pub and church.

Crediton is about 6 miles which has a larger range of shopping, schooling and recreational amenities.

The cathedral and university city of Exeter (15 miles) has an extensive range of facilities befitting a centre of its importance. There is a bus service from Morchard Road into Exeter as well as a railway station on the Tarka line (Exeter to Barnstaple).


Bradfield Barns comprises 2 Lots, the Red Barn and the Higher Barns. They are available separately or together.

The Red Barn provides a great opportunity to convert a single barn into an individual home which consists of 4 bedrooms.

The accommodation will comprise entrance hall, cloakroom, boot room and utility, open-plan kitchen and living room, dining room and on the first floor 4 bedrooms and 2 bath/shower rooms.

The barn is set in the middle of a field and will include 0.6 of an acre and has direct driveway access onto the A377. There is garden area within the permission, immediately by the barn and then there is a large area of field included, which would give the future owners the opportunity to keep animals as well as carry out small scale agricultural or horticultural hobbies. The land also adjoins a small brook, known as Knighty Brook.


Change of Use approval was granted on the 12th February 2019 by Mid Devon District Council. Reference No. 18/02049/PNCOU.

All associated planning documents can be viewed on the Mid Devon District Council website On the homepage click on Planning', then click Search and comment on planning application'. Then click Search' and then, finally, in the Search Box' enter the reference number 18/02049'. The documents can be looked at by clicking on Documents'.


The access from the A377 has been improved by the seller in accordance with Planning Consent 18/01674/FULL granted by Mid Devon District Council.


Access for viewing is strictly by prior appointment with the agents, Stags, on 01884 235705.


Farms and land can be dangerous places. Please take care when viewing the property, particularly in the vicinity of livestock and ensure all gates are closed. Do not enter buildings without permission.


At Morchard Road on the A377 with the Junction to Morchard Bishop and Down St Mary beside the Devonshire Dumpling, proceed towards Barnstaple and after 0.5 miles, the barns will be found on the left-hand side with the gateway directly off the A377.


HIGHER BARNS - Guide £295,000. This is an interesting opportunity to convert and partially demolish a collection of former agricultural buildings to create four single storey dwellings. They will comprise 1 x 4 bedroom, 2 x 3 bedroom and 1 x 2 bedroom. All properties have their own individual gardens as well as space for driveways/parking, potentially garaging and further areas of open space, in all the site extends to 0.85 of an acre.

Under the latest planning policy, these barns could also give the opportunity, subject to further applications, to be demolished and new homes to be built in their positions.


The buyer will be required to connect electricity (via an underground cable for which an easement will be granted), water and provide drainage.

Arrange viewing 01884 798526

Stags - Tiverton

19 Bampton Street, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6AA

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