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Property features

  • Detached former chapel
  • Sale by auction on 02.05.18 - Lot 79
  • Auctioneers Clive Emson
  • Guide Price £50,000 - £75,000
  • Suitable for a variety of uses

Nearest station

Crewkerne (0.2mi.)

Property description

LOCATION Misterton in an attractive small village located about 2 miles south east of Crewkerne which has facilities for everyday use including primary school, public house, community hall and parish church.

Crewkerne is nearby where a full range of retail, commercial and educational facilities are to be found, as well as a mainline railway station giving easy access to both Yeovil and Axminster. Yeovil is the nearest major town which is about 8 miles to the north and there is ready access to the A303 trunkroad, again about 7 miles to the north. 

THE PROPERTY This is a small but pretty former Baptist Chapel dating from 1876. It is located fronting the A356 Middle Street, close to the village centre.

The detached property is of traditional construction with stone elevations having brick dressings under a pitched slated roof. To the rear is a modern extension providing ancillary accommodation.

The property is suitable for a continued community use, but would also readily convert to an attractive single residential dwelling or could be used for a variety of commercial purposes subject to planning consent being granted.

The OS plan within the sales particulars shows the extent of the property edged in red for identification. At present there is not any on-site car parking. Partial removal of the railings to the front could provide this
again, subject to permission being granted.


(Ground floor overall area 950 sq.ft. 88.3 sq.m)

Double doors to porch

35.6 ft x 21.6 ft = 760 sq.ft. =
71 sq.m.

Meeting Room 16.8 ft x 8.3 ft = 135 sq.ft.

Kitchen 8.3 ft x 6.6 ft = 55 sq.ft.

Cloak Room

To the front is a small forecourt behind metal railings. 

TOWN & COUNTRY PLANNING Although the property itself is not listed, it does fall within the Misterton Conservation Area.

It falls within the jurisdiction of South Somerset District Council and interested parties should address any specific enquiries to them. No approach has been made by either the church group or ourselves.

The present use is within D1 of the Use Classes Order as a place of worship. This would also permit other community uses including clinics, surgeries and crèches, day nurseries and consulting rooms.

Alternatively in our view the property could be converted to a small single dwelling or would be suitable for a variety of commercial uses all subject to planning permission being granted. 

METHOD OF SALE The property is offered for sale by auction with Clive Emson Auctioneers on the 2nd May 2018 - Lot No. 79. The property is being sold with a guide price of £50,000 to £75,000 + Fees. For more details or to arrange a viewing contact Clive Emson on[use Contact Agent Button]. 

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