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2 bedroom flat for sale

Higher Sea Lane, Charmouth

Sold STC £175,000

Property Description

Key features

  • For modernisation
  • Excellent views
  • Porch/Sun Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom/W.C.
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Goodsized mature garden

Full description


Maycroft is a substantial 3-storey semi-detached property (probably 1920's) which many years ago was converted into 2 maisonettes. No. 2 is on the first and second floors.

It does require complete modernisation and would benefit from re-organising.

Higher Sea Lane is a popular residential location standing high on the western side of the village, close by there is a footpath to the beach (just a few minutes walk). The property enjoys views of the sea and Stonebarrow (National Trust).

Charmouth is a picturesque seaside village with a selection of local shops, 2 pubs, library, primary school, Parish Church etc. There is an extensive sandy beach and impressive coastal scenery forming part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast with fine walks along the cliff tops.

Close by is the historic old town of Lyme Regis (2 1/2 miles) and Bridport is some 6 miles.


External steps at the rear of Maycroft lead up to the


With uPVC front door to

PORCH/SUN ROOM 13'4 x 4'3 (4.06m x 1.30m) (uPVC double glazed)

Built-in store cupboard, door to

KITCHEN 12'9 x 7'4 (3.89m x 2.24m) overall narrowing to 5'4 (1.63m)

With stainless steel sink unit, door and stairs to second floor, doors to sitting room and


With double airing cupboard with hot water cylinder, door to


With panelled bath, hand basin and W.C.

SITTING ROOM 12'4 x 12'8 (3.76m x 3.86m) (views to Stonebarrow and the sea)

uPVC double glazed window, electric panel radiator.

A narrow staircase leads from the kitchen to the


BEDROOM 1 (views to the sea and Charmouth Beach) 13'4 x 8'8 plus recess (4.06m x 2.64m)

Sloping ceilings, uPVC double glazing, access to eaves.

BEDROOM 212'11 x 11'10 (3.94m x 3.61m)

Sloping ceilings, uPVC double glazing, eaves storage, electric panel radiator.


Flat 2 is approached via a shared private driveway off Higher Sea Lane with a wrought iron pedestrian gate to the garden and steps up to the flat.

The garden measures approximately 35' x 28' (10.67m x 8.53m) and includes lawn, flower beds and borders.


We understand the property is on a 999 year lease from 1980 and the freehold is held jointly by the two flat owners.

Local Authority - West Dorset District Council (01305 251010)

Council Tax Band - 'C'

On entering Charmouth from the Lyme Regis direction take the second right turn into Higher Sea Lane and Maycroft will be found about 250 metres on the right hand side.

We understand that mains water, electricity and drainage are connected but applicants should verify this with their own enquiries.

Strictly by appointment with the vendor's agents, Martin Diplock Estate Agents & Valuers, 36 Broad Street, Lyme Regis on (01297) 445500.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
04 June 2016

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