A Beautiful Former Care Home For Sale

Bideford, Devon

£945,000 Freehold
Woodtown HouseAlver Discott RoadWoodtown HouseBidefordDevonEX39 4PPView Map

A beautiful art-deco style former 26 x bedroom care home situated in a stunning rural location and set within over 4 acres of level landscaped gardens and woodland. Ideally situated on the outskirts of the sought-after North Devon town of Bideford, this property would suit many uses from a multi-generational family home, home with income, holiday apartments, HMO, guest house or to continue as a care establishment. With a grand entrance, electric gates, large gardens, long sweeping drive and extensive parking, this presents itself as a rare opportunity and early viewings are highly recommended.

Only a few miles away is the town of Bideford and the regional centre of Barnstable is not that much further, with its lovely town centre, shopping, commercial hub, large hospital and branch-line railway linking Exeter with the direct Paddington line, M5 motorway and International Airport. This part of North Devon is renowned for its dramatic coastline and sandy beaches with Exmoor National Park also nearby. With convenient A361 North Devon road links, only minutes away with quick access to Cornwall and the M5 motorway linking the rest of the UK.


The entrance to the property is grand with wide steps leading to large double doors into entrance hallway and doors to

Ground Floor

On the ground floor is a collection of rooms as follows; lounge, office, conservatory, inner hallway, staircase to first floor, dining room, kitchen, laundry, 3 x bedrooms, staff room, storeroom, boiler room, two WC’s, further day room connecting with the ground floor extension, bathroom/WC, 7 x bedroom modern extension and all with en-suite, further boiler room with up to date pressurised hot water system.

From the large inner hallway is a turning staircase to


With a spacious landing and door to, 14 x bedrooms, three sperate bathrooms, three WC’s and storeroom.

From the 1st floor landing a further staircase to

Second Floor

With 2 x bedrooms and a self-contained apartment comprising of 2 x bedrooms, lounge, kitchen, 2 x bedrooms and a bathroom.


The entrance to the property is through impressive large pillars to a long drive with landscaped lawns to either side. On the drive to the house are electric gates, woodland and when arriving to the property there

is a large vehicle turning circle. To the far end is a designated car park for approx. 15 vehicles and to the front and side of the main house are impressive level lawned gardens. There are numerous external store buildings together with a large static which has been used as a workshop. The ground is approx. 4 acres, level and have been lovingly looked after.


Trade fixtures, fittings, equipment, land and buildings, with exception of vendor’s private inventory, will be included in this freehold sale. A full Inventory will be provided prior to exchange of contracts


Mains electricity, mains water, mains gas and private drainage which are all connected. However, no testing of these services has been undertaken by the Agents, Ware Commercial.  Comprehensive fire alarm system which is checked on an annual basis.


Please make your own enquiries on the local Valuation Website (VOA) at www.voa.gov.uk




All viewings and enquiries are to be made through the agents Ware Commercial.

TEL. 01803 328880 Email. [email protected]  www.warecommercial.com

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