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5 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

West Cliff Road, Charmouth, DT6

£625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • SPACIOUS THREE BEDROOM BUNGALOW
  • LIVING ROOM with BALCONY
  • KITCHEN/DINER
  • THREE BEDROOMS
  • SHOWER ROOM - BATHROOM
  • SELF-CONTAINED GARDEN FLAT
  • TWO BEDROOMS - BATHROOM
  • SUN ROOM - LOUNGE - KITCHEN
  • GARAGE - PARKING
  • PANORAMIC COASTAL VIEWS

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A rare opportunity to purchase a detached three bedroom bungalow with two bedroom self-contained garden flat, situated on the popular western side of the village on a private road, with stunning views of Lyme Bay and the coast to Portland Bill.

The property benefits from a ground-floor garden flat ideally suited for a relative or office space. The excellent views from the majority of the rooms are a particular feature of the property. The entire property has been modernised and improved by the current owners in recent years to provide quality accommodation. There is existing planning permission to provide an L shaped wrap around balcony across the rear and around to the kitchen with patio doors from the latter and glass balcony screen. Plans available by request.

To the rear of the property is a large sun terrace and enclosed private gardens.

The village of Charmouth offers a wide range of amenities, including a family butchers, bakery with fresh bread baked daily, two hairdressers, post office, convenience store, doctors surgery and NHS dentist. Charmouth is at the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Jurassic Coastline and has become a Mecca for fossil-hunters. One mile further west is Lyme Regis, a regency seaside and fishing port famous for its Cobb Harbour. Lyme Regis has a superb selection of bars, restaurants and shopping facilities, including the Town Mill with its own Bakery and micro Brewery. Seven miles west of Charmouth is the market town of Axminster, home to Axminster Carpets and River Cottage Canteen. Axminster provides a mainline rail service to London Waterloo in two and three quarter hours. Seven miles to the east of Charmouth is the historical market town of Bridport, offering a wider range of shopping facilities including a medical centre and cottage hospital. Bridport is also renowned for its Farmers and Saturday markets. Close by to Bridport is the fishing village of West Bay with its beach and harbour. Within a 25 mile radius of Charmouth are the larger towns of Exeter, Taunton, Dorchester and Weymouth, offering a greater variety of facilities.

Excellent State and Independent schools and colleges can be found in many of the neighbouring villages and towns, including Charmouth Primary School, Woodroffe School in Lyme Regis, Sir John Colfox School in Bridport, Colyton Grammar School in Devon and Weymouth or Exeter College


DIRECTIONS: From the Charmouth TEAM office proceed up The Street taking the third turning on the left into Old Lyme Road. Bear left at the fork and proceed up the hill taking the third turning on the left. Stonehayes will be found part-way down Westcliff Road on the left-hand side, identified by our "For Sale" board.

The accommodation, with approximate measurements, comprises:

UPVC Front entrance door, with decorative oval obscure-glazed panels, to

HALLWAY: Radiator. Telephone point. Room thermostat. Fitted carpet. Ceiling lights. Hatch to partially boarded loft space with two windows and light.

SHOWER ROOM: Fitted with WC and wash-hand basin. Obscure-glazed window. Single shower cubicle with bi-fold doors, mains thermostatic shower. Inset ceiling spotlights.

Glass panelled door leading into

LIVING ROOM: 18'0" x 12'2" (5.49m x 3.71m). Dual-aspect with large picture window with VIEWS inland to Hardown Hill, across the village to Stonebarrow and along the coast to Portland Bill, encompassing Golden Cap and Chesil Beach. Window overlooking Westcliff Road. Two radiators. Three wall-light points. Carpeted.

Glazed door opening to

BALCONY: 12'7" x 9'0" (3.84m x 2.74m). Decorative wrought iron railings. Superb COASTAL VIEWS

MASTER BEDROOM 3: 15'4" x 10'10" . (4.67m x 3.3m ) Window with COASTAL VIEWS across THE BAY of LYME towards PORTLAND. Radiator. Range of built in maple effect wardrobes with integral drawers and two mirror doors. Matching overhead cupboards. Carpeted.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 17'10" x 10'6" (5.44m x 3.2m). Dual-aspect with windows to side and rear. Fitted with a comprehensive range of solid wood base, drawers and wall units. 'U' shaped Granite effect laminate work-tops with breakfast bar. Stainless steel one-and-a-half-bowl sink unit. Tiled splashbacks. Built under electric Baumatic oven with grill. Diplomatic 5 burner gas hob. Fitted extractor hood. Integrated Diplomat dishwater. Radiator. Airing cupboard with slatted shelves, housing hot-water cylinder with immersion heater. Space for tall fridge/freezer. Ceramic Tiled flooring. Inset ceiling spotlights. Consumer unit. BREAKFAST AREA: Window overlooking the garden and Westcliff Road. Space for dining table and chairs.

BEDROOM 2: 12'11" x 11'1" (3.94m x 3.38m). Dual-aspect with STUNNING COASTAL and RURAL VIEWS. Range of Maple effect wardrobes with integral drawers. Radiator. Carpeted.

BEDROOM 3: 11'0" x 9'9" (3.35m x 2.97m). Window to side. Range of maple effect wardrobes with integral drawers. Radiator. Carpeted.

BATHROOM: Opaque window to side. Luxury white suite comprising. Close coupled WC. Wash hand basin with built under vanity unit with drawers. Wall mirror above and shaver light. 'P' shaped JACUZZI shower bath with built-in radio and mood stimulating lighting. Curved glass screen. Wall mounted mains thermostatic shower. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled effect flooring.

SELF-CONTAINED GARDEN FLAT:

Renovated in 2008 to a very high standard . Independent boiler, water and electric meters. Contents are available by separate negotiation.

SUN LOUNGE: Stunning views overlooking the sun terrace and garden and across LYME BAY towards PORTLAND. Work surface with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 10'3" x 10'1". (3.12m x 3.07m) UPVC double glazed window looking into the Sun Lounge with SEA views beyond. Fitted with a range of eau-de-nil coloured base, drawer and wall units. Beech effect work-surface with tiled surround, single-drainer sink. Inset 4-ring electric hob with overhead extractor hood and built-in oven. Built-in fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Radiator. Inset lights. Slate effect flooring.

LIVING ROOM: 14'3" x 11'11" (4.34m x 3.63m) Double glazed patio doors overlooking the terrace with SEA views. Further UPVC double glazed window to side. Inset wall-mounted electric coal effect fire. Radiator. Carpet. Wall-lights.

INNER HALL: Radiator. Digital timer control for central-heating and hot-water. Airing cupboard with slatted shelves, housing hot-water cylinder with immersion heater. Carpet. Light.

BEDROOM 1: 11'4" x8'7". (3.45mx2.62m) Large UPVC double glazed window overlooking garden, with SEA and COASTAL VIEWS. Ceiling light. Radiator. Carpet. Free-standing wardrobe.

BEDROOM 2: 8'10 (2.69m) extending to 11'4"x11'2" (3.45mx3.4m). Large UPVC double glazed window overlooking garden with SEA and COASTAL VIEWS. Radiator. Carpet. Free-standing wardrobe.

BATHROOM: 6'x5'10" (1.83mx1.78m). Fitted with white suite comprising. Close coupled WC. Pedestal wash-hand basin. Panelled bath with wall mounted Triton electric shower. Shower panel. Tiled walls. Shaver point. Wall-mounted ladder style radiator. UPVC obscure-glazed window. Vinyl flooring.


OUTSIDE: Pathway to front leads to side WORKSHOP/BOILER ROOM, fitted with power and light, water tap and two Potterton Suprema gas boilers, supplying central-heating and hot water for the Bungalow and the self-contained Garden Flat. Water Softening Unit.

FRONT: To the front of the property is a large, paved SUN TERRACE with PANORAMIC views over the village, inland to Hardown Hill, and along the coast to Portland Bill, encompassing Golden Cap and Chesil Beach. Steps leading from the terrace down to the lawned garden, enclosed by mature shrubs and bushes, with pathway to pedestrian gate from Westcliff Road. Further area of front garden enclosed by hedging and borders.

PARKING: The property is approached by a private driveway leading from Westcliff Road, with TURNING SPACE and PARKING leading to detached GARAGE 18'10" x 10'5" (5.74m x 3.18m), with up-and-over door and fitted with power and light. Total driveway space would accommodate up to 4 cars.

SERVICES: MAIN HOUSE; We are advised that all mains services are connected. Independent boiler GARDEN FLAT: Electric gas and water meters. Independent boiler.

COUNCIL TAX: We are advised that the property is in band "D". and the flat below is separately rated as "C"

VIEWINGS: Strictly accompanied, by appointment with the vendors' sole agents.

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fortnam Smith & Banwell, Charmouth

2 The Arcade, The Street, Charmouth, DT6 6PU

01308 313001 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fortnam Smith & Banwell, Charmouth

2 The Arcade, The Street, Charmouth, DT6 6PU

01308 313001 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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