3 Bedroom Detached House for sale in Castle Combe
Tourism/Leisure/Equestrian Opportunity. Situated on the outskirts of the world famous village of Castle Combe, a detached period cottage with 4.5 acres with 8 former World War II buildings with great potential for offices, workshops, leisure or tourism (subject to planning).
- Large 4.5 acre of grounds with outbuildings
- Ideal Tourism/Leisure Opportunity (STP)
- Period 3 Bedroom Cotswold Stone Cottage in need of refurbishment
- 3500 sq.ft of former Military Buildings
- Further outbuildings
- Excellent location on the edge of Castle Combe
DESCRIPTION Set in approximately 4.5 acres on the edge of sought after village of Castle Combe, Woodbury Hill House provides a unique opportunity to acquire a detached period three bedroom house with delightful gardens, paddocks, woodland and a range of former WWII military buildings with potential for holiday lets/tourism (subject to planning).
The cottage offers ample scope to extend and refurbish whilst the prime location on the edge of the ever popular tourist destination of Castle Combe village and its race track, famed for its quaint cottages and quintessential streets, makes it an ideal opportunity to create a 'World War II' themed camping facility for the discerning buyer.
The World War II buildings include former cook houses and accommodation and were occupied residentially after the war. Today there are some 8 detached buildings which provide a total approximate floor area of 3,600 sq.ft/334 sq.m. Wiltshire Council's Policy CP48 in the Development Plan supports the reuse of rural buildings, sequentially preferring employment then tourism. The paddock and woodland extend to approximately 3.5 acres in all.
The cottage has the benefit of a double garage and other outbuildings surrounding a disused heated swimming pool that also could be restored to its former glory.
SITUATION Woodbury Hill is located on the outskirts of the world famous tourist destination and quaint village of Castle Combe, famed for its traditional and unspoilt Cotswold cottages and streets. The nearby racetrack is also a popular attraction whilst close by is the impressive Manor House Hotel and beautiful 18 hole golf course. The B4039 runs past the property providing both easy access to the property and a fast link to the M4 (Junction 18 7.5miles), Bristol and Bath. Fast trains from Chippenham can reach Paddington, London in 75 minutes.