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3 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Winniford Close, Chideock, Bridport

Sold STC £455,000

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A particularly spacious detached three bedroom bungalow situated in a glorious garden site with lovely countryside views on the edge of this popular village with the sea and coastline close-by

SITUATION:  No 8, Winniford Close is situated in a very peaceful cul-de-sac location enjoying far-reaching countryside views and backing onto open fields. Local facilities are available close-by in the village including a sub-Post Office/stores, two public houses, churches, a village hall and recreational ground.  Chideock is a popular West Dorset village with a wealth of character properties and a short distance from the famous Heritage coastline between Bridport and Lyme Regis.  The market town of Bridport lies about 3 miles to the east where there is a good shopping centre with the larger centres of Dorchester and Weymouth being about 18 and 20 miles respectively, where there is a wider choice of facilities and a mainline rail service to London, Waterloo.

The property is situated in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with the benefit of some fine local walks, including coastal walks along the heritage coastline.  The sea and coast at Seatown is near-by with boating and golfing at Lyme Regis about 5 miles to the west.  

THE PROPERTY:  No 8 Winniford Close comprises a quality, detached, three bedroom bungalow featuring attractive Purbeck stone elevations under a tiled, lined and insulated roof.  The property is set in a large garden plot with a fine mature Oak tree at the front, backs onto open fields and enjoys far-reaching village and countryside views.  There is a spacious hall and sitting room leading to an extended dining room with an adjoining kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, three double bedrooms, bathroom/WC and separate WC.  The property has the benefit of gas-fired central heating, a private driveway leading to an integral garage and mature gardens on all four sides.  It is fair to say, the property provides the opportunity to extend into the part boarded extensive loft space (lapsed planning permission) and improve the existing accommodation, to bring the property up to modern-day standards.
DIRECTIONS:  From Bridport proceed west along the A35 road and Chideock is the first village.  At the very centre of the village turn right by the Church, signposted  to North Chideock and the entrance to Winniford Close is situated a short distance along on the left-hand side and No 8 is a short distance along on the right.

THE ACCOMMODATION comprises the following:
Front door to:
ENTRANCE PORCH with exposed stone walls, front door and two side panels.  Leading to:
SPACIOUS HALL:  Radiator, airing cupboard with insulated hot water tank, electric immersion heater and coats cupboard, hatch to roof space.
SITTING ROOM:  5.67m x 3.61m (18' 7" x 11' 10") enjoying a fine view over the village and the surrounding countryside, feature bay window, radiator, Portland stone open fireplace.  Double-opening glazed doors to:
DINING ROOM:  5.79m x 2.95 (19' x 9' 8") narrowing to 2.61m (8' 6") enjoying a fine west aspect with views over the rear garden, sliding patio doors to garden, radiator.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM:  3.63m x 2.92m (11' 10" x 9' 6") fitted with a range of matching base and eye-level units together with drawers and work surfaces, double drainer stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker panel, radiator, west aspect overlooking the garden.
UTILITY ROOM:  2.77m x 1.74m (9' 1" x 5' 8").  Plumbing for a washing machine, Glow Worm gas-fired boiler which heats domestic hot water and central heating, double eye-level cupboard, part-glazed back door to garden, door to integral garage.
BEDROOM 1:  4.49 m x 3.62m (14' 8" x 11' 10") Radiator.
BEDROOM 2:  4.51m x 3.11m (14' 9" x 10' 2")  Enjoying fine easterly views over the village and surrounding countryside, radiator.
BEDROOM 3:  4.51m x 2.61 (14' 9" x 8' 6").  Radiator.
BATHROOM/WC comprises a panelled bath with mixer tap, shower attachment and glass screen, pedestal wash basin, low-level WC, radiator, shaver point, mirrored medicine cabinet.
SEPARATE WC:  Low-level WC, wash hand basin and radiator. 

A tarmacadam driveway leads to an integral GARAGE 5.72m x 2.70 (18' 9" x 8' 10") with electric power and light, built-in shelving and work bench, useful roof storage area.  

The property is situated in a large garden plot with extensive gently sloping lawns to the front with mature shrubs and trees including a fine mature Oak tree.  There are lawned areas to the side of the property including a former vegetable garden and two timber sheds leading to a private and well enclosed rear garden with a large paved sitting terrace and lawn beyond backing onto open fields.

SERVICES:  All mains services are connected.  Gas-fired central heating.

Freehold.  Subject to Contract.


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