The west wing of a country residence with land, stables and access to moorland riding with views across Porlock Bay. No onward chain. Grand 4 bedroom accommodation with delightful terraced gardens and swimming pool. Paddocks, stables and woodland. Access to moorland riding. EPC Band G.
This impressive property is situated on the north coast of Somerset within the Exmoor National Park with views across the Bristol Channel to Wales in the distance. Porlock caters for all everyday needs including a church, school, supermarket, chemist, butcher, bakery, post office and an interesting variety of other shops. The village has a strong community with many organised functions. The picturesque hamlet of Porlock Weir to the west is an historic trading port with a small harbour, neatly positioned in a sheltered area of Porlock Bay.
The coastal town of Minehead is just 5 miles away and provides a greater range of shops and amenities, as well as a hospital and steam railway station.DESCRIPTION
This grand property was built in 1915 by the Clifford family as their hunting lodge and enjoys a wonderful setting. It was later divided into three separate dwellings and West Hacketty retains the original grand entrance, circular bay windows and the principle reception rooms. The gardens and grounds are a particular feature of the property with formal lawned terraces, small covered swimming pool, woodland, a stream and pond.ACCOMMODATION
The drawing room with exposed beams, open stone fireplace and window seats enjoys coastal views. The dining room also with stone fireplace and windows seats enjoys lovely woodland views. The kitchen is well fitted with wall and base units, integrated double oven and an Aga. The breakfast room has flagstone flooring and a circular leaded window. There is also a ground floor bathroom and a large boot room.
On the first floor there is the master bedroom with en suite bathroom two further large double bedrooms, a single bedroom and the family bathroom.OUTSIDE
The property is approached through a five bar gate onto a large gravelled area providing parking with flower borders and a raised seating area overlooking the gardens to the coast beyond. Steps lead down to the formal terraced lawns with flower and shrub borders, a pond, a gravelled terrace, summerhouse and garden shed. At the foot of the garden is a small covered swimming pool and access to the ornamental woodland. To the side is a small paddock and pathways leading through the woodland with a stream and a pond.THE LAND AND STABLES
Adjoining the woodland at the rear of the property is a grazing paddock with access onto Doverhay Lane and excellent riding country. The adjacent stable yard has 3 loose boxes, a tack room and a hay barn with a further pony stable.SERVICES
Mains electricity, water, and drainage, Broadband available.VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with the agents please. Stags Dulverton Office 01398 323174 or email@example.comDIRECTIONS
From Minehead follow the A39 towards Porlock. After passing the left hand turn to Luccombe take the next lane on the left signposted Hacketty Way. After passing through stone pillars bear right onto a gravelled drive and through a five bar gate into West Hacketty.COUNCIL TAX
Band G (2019/20)