The approach to Stowey Court is through large pillars and an attractive 15th century stone archway with wonderful wrought iron gates. A truly magnificent façade greets you, parts of which date back to the 1400's with a fascinating history. In the grounds is a beautiful gazebo listed Grade II* plus an orangery with full planning consent for conversion.
Stowey Court is a fabulous family home, set in gorgeous gardens & grounds with lovely lakes. This grade II listed house has undergone extensive renovation over the past 20 years by the present owners and has been meticulously maintained. It boasts graceful and elegant reception rooms, fully fitted hand painted kitchen with Aga, and beautiful bedrooms with en suites.
The present owners run their business from part of the property and with planning consent in place for use as a wedding venue, it offers huge income potential with great flexibility of uses. There is also an adjoining 3 bedroom maisonette. Further commercial opportunities could see this wonderful family home being used for residential courses, meetings, conferences, as a luxury B&B, a retreat, restaurant with rooms or boutique hotel with five of the seven bedrooms already having en suites. The maisonette could easily be reincorporated into the main house to provide 4 additional bedrooms.
Nether Stowey is a very attractive, thriving village situated at the foot of the Quantock Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty, with shops, post office, 3 public houses, a doctor's surgery, library and a primary school. It is a short drive to the Exmoor National Park & charming north Somerset coastal villages. The county town of Taunton is a 20 minute drive with excellent shops, a theatre and 3 private schools and main line access to London in just 1 1/2 hours. The M5 is also a short distance away.
Viewings are essential to appreciate fully the beauty of this wonderful home and the flexibility of the space on offer and will be accompanied by one of our agents who will be more than happy to answer any additional questions.
Also available by means of separate negotiation is a four bedroom cottage and two, two bedroom barn conversions. These properties can be found adjoining the grounds of Stowey Court and add to the available rooms should any commercial activity be sought. Alternatively they can be let, with demand always high in the area.