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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Marsh Gate, Bridport

Sold STC £350,000

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A well appointed older-style detached bungalow with the potential to extend subject to planning situated in a large garden plot overlooking the sea and coast at West Bay

SITUATION:  No 2 Marsh Gate is located in a private road on the south eastern outskirts of the market town of Bridport and has the benefit of far reaching views to the sea and coast at West Bay.  The market town of Bridport is within convenient walking distance and provides a comprehensive range of shops and professional offices.  The area is one of Outstanding Natural Beauty, along with the immediate coastline, there are some delightful walks many of which are through land under the responsibility of the National Trust which now has World Heritage Status.
Dorchester the County Town of Dorset lies about 15 miles to the east and here there is a mainline rail service to London, Waterloo.

THE PROPERTY:  No 2 Marsh Gate comprises a detached older-style bungalow situated in a good sized plot, with gardens on three sides, enjoying uninterrupted sea and coastal views at West Bay.  The property features attractive rendered and colour washed elevations under a tiled, lined and insulated roof for which there is potential to provide further bedroom accommodation, subject to planning.

The property currently provides 2 bedroom accommodation with an entrance porch, hall, sitting room, dining room, sun room, kitchen/breakfast room, shower room/WC and separate WC.  Features include uPVC double-glazed windows, gas-fired central heating, driveway and parking leading to an attached garage and well presented gardens on three sides.

There is no forward chain.

DIRECTIONS:  From our office proceed down South Street to the Crown roundabout and take the second turning signposted to Burton Bradstock and Weymouth.  After a short distance take the third exit on the left to Wych Hill and almost immediately left into Marsh Gate.  No 2 is situated along on the right hand-side.

THE ACCOMMODATION comprises the following:
UPVC double-glazed front door and side panel leading to:
ENCLOSED ENTRANCE PORCH:  Glazed inner door and side panel leading to:
HALL:  Thermostat control, coats cupboard, radiator, airing cupboard, hatch to roof space with retractable ladder.
CLOAKROOM with low-level WC, radiator.
SITTING ROOM:  5.02m x 4.14m (16' 5" x 13' 6").  Enjoying fine southerly views over the sea and coast with picture window, tiled fireplace with fitted flame-effect gas fire, radiator, glazed door to:
DINING ROOM:  3.33m x 2.53m (10' 11" x 8' 3").  Enjoying east and southerly views, radiator, double-opening French doors to:
SUN ROOM:  2.28m x 2.23m (7' 5" x 7' 3").  UPVC double-glazed, fine view over the sea and coastline, double-opening French doors to garden.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM:  4.14m x 3.15m (13' 6" x 10' 4").  Fitted with a range of base and eye-level units together with drawers and work surfaces, double-drainer single bowl stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker panel, larder cupboard, radiator, plumbing for a washing machine, built-in floor to ceiling shelved store cupboard together with a broom cupboard.
REAR LOBBY with shelved storage area, door to garage, uPVC double-glazed back door to garden.
BEDROOM 1:  3.77m x 3.69m (12' 4" x 12' 1").  Enjoying fine southerly views over West Bay and the sea, radiator.
BEDROOM 2:  3.64m x 3.39m (11' 11" x 11' 1").  Double store cupboard with shelving, radiator.
SHOWER ROOM with glazed and tiled shower cubicle with Mira electric shower unit, wash hand basin, low-level WC, mirrored medicine cabinet, radiator, extractor fan.
A retractable ladder gives access to:
ROOF SPACE:  Part boarded with gas-fired boiler which heats domestic hot water and central heating leading to:
OCCASIONAL BEDROOM/STUDIO 4.03m x 2.72m (13' 2" x 8' 11") with wardrobe cupboard, uPVC double-glazed east facing window (potential to extend to provide two bedroom accommodation and bathroom facilities, subject to the necessary planning consents).
A tarmacadam driveway at the rear leads to an attached GARAGE 4.47m x 2.50m (14' 7" x 8' 2") with electrically operated roller door, small shelved recess, electric power and light.

The gardens are a delight and extend to three sides of the property with a large lawn at the front with a raised patio with flower and shrub borders, front gate and pathway leading to the front door.  There is a lawn and pathway to the side leading to an enclosed rear garden with a large paved rear patio and steps leading up to an enclosed rear garden laid mainly to lawn with established flower and shrub borders and trees.

The garden has some spectacular views over the sea and coast at West Bay.

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

Freehold Subject to Contract.


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04 November 2016


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