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9 bedroom detached house for sale

Fleet Road, Fleet, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 4EB

Guide Price £725,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached 9 bedroom house
  • 5 en-suites to main house
  • Ideal opportunity for bed and breakfast
  • Included is a 2 bedroom annexe - ideal for holiday let
  • In about 1 acre of land
  • Close to the coast and beaches of Weymouth

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An individual detached home with attached annexe situated in a much envied location close to the World Heritage Coastline in the picturesque hamlet of Fleet.

Highfield was built in 1994 and comprises of Purbeck stone elevations under a pitched tiled roof. The property occupies a plot of about 1 acre and enjoys an open aspect with stunning views over the surrounding countryside and over the Fleet lagoon from the top of the garden.

The house provides well-proportioned and flexible interior ideal for an extended family or for those seeking to generate an income. In the past the property has been run as a successful 'lifestyle' bed and breakfast enterprise which could be re-established. In addition to the potential for bed & breakfast the current owners extract an income from successfully letting the self-contained annexe for holiday use.

The accommodation is spread over three storeys and comprises in the main house; entrance hall, 2 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility, shower room, 7 bedrooms (5 en-suite). The annexe/holiday cottage provides a sitting room, kitchen/dining room, 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.

The house benefits from hardwood framed double glazing, an oil fired central heating system, water softener, ample parking, a detached double garage, two further garages and a workshop.

The village of Fleet lies close to the lagoon of the same name. Beyond the Fleet is the famous bank of Chesil Beach.

The village of Fleet, this part of Chesil beach and the Fleet Lagoon were made famous by the novel of smuggling by J.Meade Faulkner, "Moonfleet" published in 1898. The Fleet Lagoon and Chesil bank can be accessed via a pathway which is just a few hundred yards from the property and provide some stunning scenery and walks.

Weymouth town centre is within 4 miles and the County town of Dorchester the coastal resorts of Bridport and West Bay can all be found within a 10 to 15 mile radius providing a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities as well as a variety of sporting pursuits including golf at Weymouth and Dorchester (Came Down), sailing/water sports at Weymouth and Portland and there is excellent walking and riding in the immediate facility with a network of bridle/footpaths over the surrounding rolling countryside.


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08 November 2016

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