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5 bedroom terraced house for sale

The Street, Charmouth, DT6

Under Offer £390,000

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Tenure: Freehold

Charleston House is a late 19th century dwelling, formerly part of a Public House. The property has five bedrooms and offers extremely spacious accommodation with many attractive features, including flagstone flooring and feature fireplaces. Situated on the brow of the Village within walking distance of the beach and amenities. The front elevation is double fronted with a painted rendered exterior under a slate tiled roof. The whole property benefits from double glazing and gas fired central heating. with a patio area and small garden.

The village of Charmouth offers a wide range of amenities, including a family butchers, bakery with fresh bread baked daily, two hairdressers, post office, convenience store, doctors surgery and NHS dentist. Charmouth is at the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Jurassic Coastline and has become a Mecca for fossil-hunters. One mile further west is Lyme Regis, a regency seaside and fishing port famous for its Cobb Harbour. Lyme Regis has a superb selection of bars, restaurants and shopping facilities, including the Town Mill with its own Bakery and micro Brewery. Seven miles west of Charmouth is the market town of Axminster, home to Axminster Carpets and River Cottage Canteen. Axminster provides a mainline rail service to London Waterloo in two and three quarter hours. Seven miles to the east of Charmouth is the historical market town of Bridport, offering a wider range of shopping facilities including a medical centre and cottage hospital. Bridport is also renowned for its Farmers and Saturday markets. Close by to Bridport is the fishing village of West Bay with its beach and harbour. Within a 25 mile radius of Charmouth are the larger towns of Exeter, Taunton, Dorchester and Weymouth, offering a greater variety of facilities.

Excellent State and Independent schools and colleges can be found in many of the neighbouring villages and towns, including Charmouth Primary School, Woodroffe School in Lyme Regis, Sir John Colfox School in Bridport, Colyton Grammar School in Devon and Weymouth or Exeter College

DIRECTIONS: From the Charmouth TEAM office proceed up The Street in the direction of Lyme Regis. Charleston House will be found on the brow of the hill on the right.

The accommodation, with approximate measurements, comprises

Currently divided into two seperate holiday letting businesses, Charleston House is now offered for sale as a single dwelling

UPVC double glazed entrance door leading to


ENTRANCE HALLWAY: FLAGSTONE flooring. Dado rail. Understairs storage cupboard. Main Staircase rising to First Floor. Radiator. Smoke alarm. Ceiling light. Door leading to Rear Garden.

LOUNGE with DINING AREA: 26'9" x 10'9" (8.15m x 3.28m). Bay window to front. Inset spotlights. Wall and ceiling lights. Exposed brick fireplace with electric woodburning stove. Two tall built-in cupboards. Radiators. Carpeted. Internal picture window looking through to the Kitchen. Door from Dining Area leading to Hallway.

KITCHEN 1: 10'3" x 10'1" (3.12m x 3.07m). Picture window to the rear with STUNNING COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS. Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and floor units. Space and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher. Space for Fridge/Freezer. Built under electric oven. Four ring gas hob with over head extractor hood. Stainless steel sink with right hand drainer and hot and cold taps. Radiator. Tiled splashbacks. Ceramic tiled flooring. Striplight. PUMA wall mounted gas boiler.

SITTING ROOM: 13'10" x 13'10" (4.22m x 4.22m). Window to front. Original cast iron period fireplace. Ceiling and wall lights. Radiator. Carpeted. TV point. Part glazed door leading to

GALLEY KITCHEN 2: 10'3" 12'6" (3.12m 3.81m). Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and floor units. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Space for slot-in oven. Stainless steel sink with hot and cold taps. Radiator. Vinyl flooring. Staircase rising to first floor. Double doors open to

UTILITY ROOM: Skylight. Base and wall units. PUMA wall mounted gas boiler. Door opening to rear garden. Door leading to

BATHROOM: White suite comprising, panelled bath with hand held shower attachment. Low level WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Radiator. Tiled flooring.

From the Main Staircase

LANDING: Window to rear. Hatch to loft space. Carpeted. Ceiling light.

MASTER BEDROOM: 16'5" x 10'10" (5m x 3.3m). Bay window with views towards STONEBARROW and the SEA. Built-in cupboards. Ceiling light. Radiator. Carpeted.

BEDROOM 2: 13'3" x 10'6" (4.04m x 3.2m). Window to the rear with COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS. Ceiling light. Radiator. Carpeted.

BEDROOM 3: 14' x 8' (4.27m x 2.44m). Window to the front. Ceiling light. Radiator. Carpeted.

BATHROOM: Window to the rear. White suite comprising, panelled bath. Low level toilet. Pedestal wash hand basin. Half tiled walls. Radiator. Laminate strip flooring. Panelled ceiling. Ceiling light.

WC: Window to the rear. Low level toilet. Pedestal sink. Shaver point. Panelled ceiling. Carpeted.

From the second Staircase

BEDROOM 4: 14' x 9'5" (4.27m x 2.87m). Window to the front. Ceiling light. Radiator. Carpeted.

BEDROOM 5: 9'3" x 7'5" (2.82m x 2.26m). Window to the rear with COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS. Built-in cupboard. Ceiling light. Radiator. Carpeted.

OUTSIDE: To the rear of the property is a large patio area with STUNNING COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS across the MARSHWOOD VALE. The garden is enclose by stonewalling and fencing, with steps leading down to the mature lawned garden and Parking area.

PARKING: Accessed through a shared archway with an adjoining cottage. Parking for three cars.

SERVICES: We are advised that all mains services are connected.

COUNCIL TAX: The property is currently registered as a business

VIEWINGS: Strictly accompanied viewings by appointment with the vendors' sole agents Fortnam Smith & Banwell (Charmouth) Ltd - Telephone 01297 560945.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 May 2011


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