Commonfields Farmhouse, buildings and 30.18 acres of Grade 1 pasture adjacent to the farmyard
This particularly attractive lot of rolling pasture comprises three fields with a private spring, a pond and small block of coniferous woodland.
The property offers huge potential for a variety of uses including an equestrian facility with several of the buildings being suited to conversion into stables or ‘American Barn’ style stabling or residential conversion (subject to the necessary planning consents).
Commonfields farmhouse is a handsome three story Georgian brick dwelling which has previously been extended to the rear, now providing generous sized family accommodation.
There are seven bedrooms accommodated over two floors with a range of character features including a large open fireplace, exposed beams and a useful cellar.
The sitting room spans the front of the house and its two large sash windows have views across the fields towards Newent.
A feature of the room is the large open fireplace with original built-in cupboards on either side and exposed timber beams. The modern kitchen features a comprehensive range of units and large windows which look out onto the garden, giving the room a light and airy feel. This leads through to the garden room which has French doors giving access to the garden.
The ground floor also has a separate dining room and large study/office currently used as a utility/store.
There are seven bedrooms and a family bathroom laid out over two floors and an ensuite to the master bedroom. All the bedrooms have large windows with views over the surrounding countryside.
Whilst a wonderful family home the property could benefit from some updating.
The farmhouse enjoys a large, private garden, as well as convenient proximity to the farm buildings making it ideal as a family home or for running a business. The majority of the garden lies to the west of the house and is entirely enclosed with large level lawned areas and some mature specimen trees including copper beech, cedar and apple.
At the far end there is also an area for growing vegetables.
Farmyard and Buildings
The farm building complex is substantial with around 13,580 sq.ft. of modern steel portal framed buildings including a clearspan general purpose building and a 600 tonne grainstore with cleaning and drying facility and 4,285 sq.ft. of traditional buildings. The traditional buildings comprise a range of period brick barns varying from single to two storey and a dutch barn. Several of these have been converted into workshops and storage units and subject to planning permission, could make charming dwellings. There is a large yard laid to concrete and gravel. The majority of the buildings are currently let out to commercial tenants.
Lot 1 provides 30.18 acres of pasture adjacent to the farmhouse with mains water. It also includes a parcel of coniferous woodland and an attractive pond with an extraction licence.