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Tenure: Freehold

Gazing Out To Sea, With Views Along The Jurassic Coast, Anchorage Is A Charming Family Home. Quietly Located In A Most Desirable Location, Within Easy Walking Distance Of Sidmouth Town Centre & Sea. The Gardens Are Of A Good Size, South Facing With Spectacular Sea Views. Accommodation Comprises Of Six Bedrooms, Four Reception Rooms, Large Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility, Family Bathroom, Two Further Shower Rooms, Double Garage, Two Staircases Offering Potential To Create An Annexe Or Holiday Let.
With all principal reception rooms and bedrooms having spectacular coastal views, the sale of Anchorage represents a fantastic and rare opportunity to acquire a wonderful family home. The grounds are generous, level and south facing with superb sea views. The current owners have spent the last few years improving and updating the property to make it a wonderful, comfortable and stylish family home.

Sidmouth is a much admired and well preserved Regency coastal resort (included as part of the coastline - awarded World Heritage status), with many fine period buildings and splendid ornamental public gardens. The population is served by an excellent shopping centre and wide range of high quality general services and amenities for all age groups. There are excellent schools for all ages. The town is also well served by communication links with the Cathedral City and County Town of Exeter only twelve miles away, along with its expanding regional airport, M5 motorway connection, and fast rail link to London Paddington. Lyme Regis is approximately 19 miles further east along the coast. The A30 (A303) Is only 12 miles away at Honiton with rail link to London Waterloo.

Upon leaving our office on the High Street, proceed in a northerly direction over the roundabout and onto Radway. Turn right opposite the Radway Cinema onto Salcombe Road. Once over the bridge and just before the road bears left, take the exit to your right. At the top of this road turn right to join Hillside. Continue up the road and Laskeys Lane will be found on your right hand side after approximately 200yards. Turn into Laskeys Lane and follow it around to the left and Anchorage is to be found halfway along the lane, on your right.

Entrance Hall
Canopy porch and attractive panelled door under an archway. Exterior light, window to the front, tiled underfloor heating, coat rack and partly glazed door to....

Reception Hall
Original floorboards, radiator and picture rail. Wide staircase rising to the first floor. Understairs storage cupboard, window overlooking rear gardens.

White suite comprising of low level WC and handbasin, feature stained glass window.

Sitting Room
26'7 (8.1m) x 13'9 (4.19m). A bright triple aspect room with picture windows affording stunning sea views. Three radiators, picture rail, coal effect living flame fire with painted timber surround. Archway with glazed doors to..

Family Room/Studio
17'4 (5.28m) x 11'10 (3.6m). Currently used as a gym but with a separate entrance to the front and rear gardens, this room offers potential for conversion to form an annexe subject to usual planning consents. Two radiators, elegant arched timber double glazed doors to the front steps leading to the front garden and a set of double UPVC doors leading to the rear sun patio and garden with sea views.

Conservatory/Sun Room
12'6 (3.8m) x 7'7 (2.31m). Accessed from both the sitting room and dining room, this lovely light full double glazed room with glass roof, takes full advantage of the exceptional position and southerly aspect and stunning sea views. Underfloor heating.

Dining Room
15'1 (4.59m) x 13'5 (4.09m). Door from the sun room and hallway, full height bay window with southerly aspect and sea views, picture rail, one radiator. Glazed door to....

13'7 (4.15m) x 14'7 (4.45m). Two sash windows overlook the front garden to the countryside beyond. Underfloor heating. Chimney recess with alcove. Cupboard housing a Potterton Power Max condensing gas fired mega flow central heating boiler which also serves the domestic hot water system. Alarm control panel. Door to...

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
22'4 (6.8m) x 16'7 (5.05m). A lovely room with sea views, perfect for entertaining with large patio UPVC doors leading out to the sun patio and rear gardens. Swedish Pergo tiling with underfloor heating. Cream shaker style units with built in dishwasher and fridge. Rangemaster gas cooker with double electric fan assisted ovens under, inset stainless steel corner sink. Wall mounted glass fronted cupboards. Window out to utility. Latch door to...

Walk-In Pantry
tiled flooring, large storage cupboards and shelving, alcove area for free standing fridge freezer. Window to rear. Part glazed door from the kitchen to...

Utility Room/Boot Room
Quarry tiled flooring, UPVC doors to front and rear gardens, glass roof, stainless steel sink with cupboard under and space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Large store cupboard. Door to....

Double Garage
19'0 (5.8m) x 18'8 (5.7m). Two up and over doors. Electric points and lighting. Window overlooking circular front lawn.

First Floor Landing
On the extensive first floor there is ample accommodation to cater for a large number of family members and guests with six bedrooms. Stairs leading from the hallway to the first floor with partly glazed door leading to a balcony with spectacular sea views, one radiator and picture rail.

Master bedroom
17'8 (5.38m) x 13'5 (4.09m). Full height bay window with far reaching coastal views. Two radiators, picture rail, door to..

Ensuite Shower Room
Fully tiled walls. White suite comprising of walk in shower, low level WC and wash handbasin in vanity unit, bidet, heated towel rail, corner mirrored cabinet.

Dressing room
Full length mirror fronted built in wardrobe and shelving, dressing table with mirror over, tiled flooring.

Bedroom 2
15'1 (4.59m) x 13'5 (4.09m). Full height bay window with superb sea views, picture rail, built in wardrobe with shelving, radiator, wash handbasin in vanity unit.

Family Bathroom
Along the light and spacious landing to the family bathroom with triple aspect windows. White suite comprising bath with shower over, retractable shower screen, low level WC, bidet, blue glass feature sink, electric heater towel rail, half tiled walls and tiled surround. Tiled flooring with under floor heating.

Bedroom 3
20'4 (6.19m) x 11'10 (3.6m). Approached along the landing with two sash window with exceptional countryside views, the bedroom enjoys the same rural views through a double height window and fantastic sea views from an attractive hardwood double glazed window. Radiator, picture, attractive stained original floorboards.

Bedroom 4
13'7 (4.15m) x 10'10 (3.3m). Double sash windows to the front garden, radiator, picture rail, built-in wardrobe/cupboard. Loft access point. Door to...

Bedroom 5
12'10 (3.91m) x 8'6 (2.59m). Currently used as a dressing room but formerly a double bedroom,sash window with the same rural views as Bedroom 4. Radiator, picture rail and door to ..

Ensuite Shower Room
fully tiled shower room with handbasin. Jack and Jill door to...

Bedroom 6
14'7 (4.44m) x 13'8 (4.16m). Full length bay window with lovely coastal views, built in wardrobe, radiator, picture rail, door to ensuite shower room.

Inner hallway with door to separate WC. Door to stairway leading down to the kitchen.

The views from the large grounds are a real feature of the property. Well stocked borders with mature shrubs and hedges help create a good level of privacy. Spectacular sea views are enjoyed from the level sun terrace and large level lawns. At the far end of the garden is a private and sheltered orchard with a variety of apple trees, a greenhouse and compost areas. At the end of the garden is Alma Field beyond with links onto the coastal path.
To the front of the property is a lovely private, walled, sheltered garden with well stocked flower borders, established shrubs and trees, an attractive circular lawn surrounded by a gravelled path and wrought iron gate leading to Laskeys Lane and the coastal path. A side path leads you to the gardeners toilet. Pass through a smaller wrought iron gate and along to the south facing sun terrace.
A tarmac driveway through double wrought iron gates leads to ample parking and to the double garage. A further wrought iron gate leads to the back door via the utility/boot room.

Services : All main services are connected. Council Tax G

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 October 2016


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