Bloomey Down Wood - Sold

Details for this wood

Guide price: £39,000 - Freehold
Size: About 4¼ acres

Location: Offwell, Honiton, Devon
OS Landranger: 192
Grid ref: SY 193 980
Nearest post code: EX14 9SR

Contact: Richard Scholfield
Phone: 07811 818 277
Email: [email protected]

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Bloomey Down Wood is a mixed broadleaf wood providing lots of opportunities for amenity uses. Set in the woodland is a lovely area of hazel coppice carpeted with bluebells. Some clearings with ferns offer potential for camping areas and/or promoting natural regeneration. Additionally there are areas of willow along with oak, beech and holly. Fauna include badgers, roe deer, seen on every visit, and even a resident woodcock within the woodland.

Included in the sale is a forestry store and a wood stove.

Tucked away in a very quite location, with good access and private parking this wood is an ideal retreat for a family.

This woodland is situated in East Devon near Offwell which is designated an area of outstanding natural beauty.

About 3 miles away is the pretty market town of Honiton, which offers an extensive and varied range of shops, restaurants, pubs, hotels and cafes and a weekly street market. There is also Honiton Golf Club within 1½ miles.

The A30 and A303 pass within a short distance of the town centre and Honiton has a mainline railway station and excellent bus links with nearby Exeter and other local towns.

The wood is located just a short distance from East Devon's most popular beaches. This part of the coast between Lyme Regis and Exmouth encompasses Jurassic coast and World Heritage Coast.

There is a covenant on the wood to ensure quiet enjoyment of this and neighbouring woods.

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Located about 3 miles south east of Honiton just off the road to Northleigh.

Sat Nav: The post code EX14 9SR is for the point shown on the location maps by the red dot.  Sat Nav Coordinates are N50:46:39   W3:08:40

Click here for Bing Maps Directions enter your own postcode, click on the blue "Go" box. This will take you to the entrance gate just off the side road. Map and directions can be printed, click the 'print' box top right of the Bing map.

 Or use these directions: 

Upon reaching Honiton enter the High Street and look out for a sign to the railway station about half way along. Take this turn onto New Street and continue under the railway bridge into Church Hill. At the roundabout at the top of the hill turn left. Take the first turn to the right, signposted to Northleigh.

Proceed up the hill passing Honiton Golf Club on your right hand side. Continue along the road (Northleigh Hill Road) for about 1¼ miles and take the first turning on your left into Mill Lane at Summerdown Cross.

Follow the road down until a sharp right hand bend where you will see a track that carries straight on. Pull onto this track and park in the gateway. Bloomey Down Wood is just on the left through the gateway.

Please note: the particulars with plans, maps, descriptions and measurements are for reference only and although carefully checked we cannot guarantee their accuracy and do not form part of any contract. Any intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars.