Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A traditional Grade II Listed stone barn with detailed residential planning for conversion with parking, a carport and outbuildings. Listed Building consent has also been granted.


Barton Barn Farmstead occupies a peaceful setting in the tiny hamlet of Upper Cheddon, which is found at the foot of the Quantock Hills, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The highly sought after village of Kingston St Mary is within 1 mile and there is a village hall, church and public house. Taunton, the County town of Somerset is the home of Somerset Country Cricket Club and is found only 2 miles from the property. Taunton is well known for it's excellent schools and range of shopping facilities. The area is renowned for its beautiful countryside and the property is ideally situated for both walking and riding interests with the Quantock, Blackdown and Brendon Hills, which are all readily accessible.


There are excellent communications including Taunton's mainline railways station. The M5 motorway can be joined at Junction 25.


Detailed planning and listed building consent was granted on the 19th January 2018 Ref Nos: 08/17/0030 & 08/17/0031 with the conversion to be commenced within 3 years of this date.


Mains water & electricity are understood to be available nearby and private drainage needs to be installed as part of the development.


Barton Farmstead is a unique development opportunity. Detailed planning and listed building consent has been granted for the conversion of this attractive barn for a dwelling house, together with the erection of a car port, plans of which are included in these particulars. The accommodation would include a dual aspect sitting room, separate dining room and fitted kitchen. There is a ground floor bedroom with an en-suite dressing room and bathroom. On the first floor there are two further bedrooms and a shower room.


Externally the barn is approached via a shared entrance with a neighbouring farm, which opens onto an area where there is a driveway. There is planning consent for the erection of a double car port and there are two further open fronted single storey traditional stone barns within the grounds.

Wayleaves & Rights of Way

The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of any wayleave and rent agreements in respect of any electricity, telephone poles, wires, cables etc or water and drainage pipes etc, either passing upon under or over it. The property is sold subject to or with the benefit of any public or private rights of way or bridleways.


Strictly by appointment only. Farms and farm buildings are dangerous places so upmost care should be taken at all times.


From Taunton follow the signs towards Kingston St Mary. Upon reaching the village just after the 30mph restriction turn right signed Upper Cheddon. Proceed along this road taking the first turning right at the triangle and follow the road past a number of cottages on the right and the barn can be found on your left hand side after a short distance and can be identified by a Stags For Sale board.

Method of Sale

The barn is offered for sale by informal tender on Tuesday the 12th March 2019 at 12pm.

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