Laymore, Winsham, Chard, Somerset, TA20

For Sale ££775,000 Guide
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Key Features

Grade II listed Dorset Longhouse
Additional two bedroom cottage
Exposed beams
Thatched roof
Potential for holiday let within plot
Approx. 0.5 acres of gardens and land.
Further Stone Barn

About This Property

A fine Grade II Listed Dorset longhouse with separate 2 bedroom cottage and detached barn in mature grounds approaching 1/2 acre.


Laymore Farmhouse is a beautiful listed property offering an abundance of character throughout with origins dating back to the 17th Century. The main farmhouse is a traditional build, primarily of stone with part render and freshly colour washed exterior under a thatched roof. The property is offered for sale in excellent condition throughout. In all a delightful home of great character boasting fine period features throughout such as inglenook fire places, exposed beams, window seats as well as oak and flagstone floors. The versatile accommodation is very adaptable offering a ground floor bedroom with Victorian style en-suite bathroom.

Adjacent to the main farmhouse is a charming listed detached cottage, once again in excellent condition throughout. The cottage would be perfect as a holiday let providing an additional income or for two families moving together, yet looking for independent living accommodation.

A large detached stone built barn had planning consent for converting into an additional holiday let but has now lapsed.
The property is approached from a quiet rural lane. A gated entrance leads through to a large gravel drive providing ample parking and turning for vehicles. There is also a detached double garage. Mature gardens being laid to lawn with stocked borders planted with a variety of mature colourful plants and shrubs, with two paved terraced areas, summer house and large feature pond.

The two bedroom detached cottage benefits from its own private terrace and garden laid to lawn and planted with fruit trees.

In all gardens and grounds extend to approximately 0.50 acres.

Surrounded by glorious countryside Laymore Farmhouse is situated on the Dorset/Somerset Border enjoying a sunny south westerly aspect set in a private peaceful position within easy reach of local amenities. The Squirrel Inn is a short walk down the road and the villages of Winsham and Thorncombe, both with community shop, school and church, within a mile of Laymore Farmhouse. The towns of Crewkerne and Chard are close by, Crewkerne offering mainline rail links to London-Waterloo/Exeter. The property also offers convenient road links to A303 and M5 at Taunton. The superb coastline of Lyme Bay is just 11 miles south with access to the South West Coastal path.
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Contact Chard Residential Sales

1 High Street Somerset Chard TA20 1QF

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