3 bedroom bungalow for sale

Cooks Lane, Axminster

Sold STC £399,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Home
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • Approaching 0.8 Of An Acre
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Two Sun Rooms
  • Summer House
  • Garage
  • Extensive Basement/Workshop
  • Mostly Double Glazed

Full description

Dickinson Bowden is pleased to offer this interesting three bedroom detached bungalow which stands in a plot approaching 0.83 of an acre. The property commands extensive views over the Axe Valley and offers great scope for expansion subject to the necessary consents. The garden has been a real labour of love for the current owners and is planted with a vast selection of flowers, trees and herbacious borders with large expanses of lawn. The summer house and shed have been conveniently positioned to enjoy the fabulous countryside views and there is the addition of a greenhouse. The property is situated in a popular semi-rural setting just off Raymonds Hill and is approximately 3 miles from the popular seaside town of Lyme Regis and the popular market town of Axminster (with mainline railway station to Exeter and London Waterloo.) There are also regular bus routes to and from Axminster, Lyme Regis and as far as Bridport & Dorchester.

Entrance Porch 
A double glazed door provides access to the small entrance porch which offers an ideal space to kick off shoes and hang coats. There is a ceiling light point and a further door opening into the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
The long entrance hallway feels spacious and provides access to all the principle rooms. There is a cupboard housing the immersion tank and a wall mounted electric heater.

Sitting Room 
14' 10'' x 10' 7'' (4.53m x 3.23m)
The sitting room is located at the front of the property and has a large double glazed, bay window which enjoys glorious views over the Axe Valley. There are a selection of fitted shelves along with a mock fireplace which has a flame effect electric fire providing a nice focal feature. There is an electric heater, ceiling light point and a television point. Double doors open into the sun room.

Bedroom One 
12' 3'' x 12' 2'' (3.73m x 3.70m)
The main bedroom is located at the front of the property and offers a large double glazed bay window through which the fabulous views can be enjoyed. There are extensive built in cupboards, an electric heater and a ceiling light point.

Bedroom Three/Second Reception room 
11' 2'' x 10' 10'' (3.4m x 3.3m)
Having previously been used as a double bedroom, the second sitting room has a large double glazed window which over looks the rear garden, an electric heater and a ceiling light point.

Kitchen 
17' 1'' x 11' 0'' (5.2m x 3.35m)(max)
The kitchen feels very light and spacious and has glazed double doors which open to the hallway with a further set of doors opening into the conservatory. There is a good selection of wall and base units with drawers and work surfaces above. The inset stainless steel sink and drainer unit are conveniently positioned under the double glazed window which over looks the rear garden. There is space for a cooker and fridge. Stairs lead to the first floor with a useful selection of storage cupboards beneath and a further door leads to the utility room.

Conservatory 
8' 5'' x 7' 2'' (2.56m x 2.18m)
The double glazed conservatory is a real asset to this property and acts as a further reception room overlooking the impressive rear garden. The double doors help to make this space inclusive of the kitchen which is why the owners use this as their dining area.

Utility Room 
10' 4'' x 8' 2'' (3.16m x 2.5m)
The large utility room offers ample space for a washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer with a good selection of fitted cupboards. There is also a double drainer stainless steel sink. There are windows to both the front and rear aspect. A door leads to a further sun room.

Sun Room 
11' 10'' x 7' 10'' (3.6m x 2.4m)
The sun room has glazed windows and doors to three sides through which one can enjoys views over both the front, side and rear gardens.

Bathroom 
The bathroom has an obscured double glazed window to the side of the property and is fitted with a white suite comprising panel enclosed bath, low level WC and a wash basin with vanity unit beneath. There is a heated towel rail and a ceiling light point.

First Floor 

Landing 
Upon accessing the first floor floor there is a small landing with a ceiling light point. A small door offers access to the eaves storage space. A door opens into the bedroom.

Bedroom Two 
12' 10'' x 8' 11'' (3.9m x 2.73m)
Converted in the late 1980's bedroom two feels light and spacious with two velux roof lights to both the front and rear aspect. There is access to the eaves storage space and there is an electric heater and wall lights. A door leads to the en-suite shower room.

En-Suite Shower Room 
The shower room is fitted with suite in a pastel shade of pink comprising pedestal wash basin with electric hot water heater above, low level WC and a shower cubicle with electric shower. There is a Velux roof window to the side and a ceiling light point.

Outside 

Basement/Workshop 
The basement/workshop feels vast and offers a great space to potter or alternatively use as storage. Whilst it does have limited head height the current owners have used this space for a variety of uses over the years.

Garage 
The garage has an up and over door whilst to the side there is a large shed.

Gardens 
The extensive gardens expand to all sides of the property and offer a stunning environment to sit and relax whilst enjoying the panoramic views over some of Devon and Somerset's finest countryside. Given the size of the garden the current owners have managed to create a variety of diverse areas which have several seating areas strategically positioned over various levels. The summerhouse and shed are centrally located and provide the perfect space to stop and unwind whilst enjoying the countryside views. Planted with mature trees, bushes and shrubs along with extensive borders and vast areas of lawn this superb garden is a ready made gardeners dream.

Council Tax 
Band E

Services 
Mains Electricity Mains Water & Drainage Electric Heating- Fischer

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Axminster (2.2 mi)
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52 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

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52 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

01305 575057 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Axminster (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Dickinson Bowden, Dorchester

52 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

01305 575057 Local call rate

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