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Bungalow for sale

Wellfields Drive, Bradpole, Bridport

Sold STC £275,000

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A 3 bedroom detached bungalow occupying a good-sized plot with scope for extension and improvement, gardens and parking for several vehicles, on the northern edge of Bridport

SITUATION:  No 8 Wellfields Drive is situated within easy walking distance of local facilities including a sub-post office/stores, butchers' shop, parish church, village hall, primary and secondary schools.  There is also a walkway close-by across the fields into the town (approx 1.25 miles distant) and on to the coast.  Bridport town centre has a comprehensive range of shops, an art centre, Electric Palace community theartre/cinema, twice-weekly street market, farmers' market and leisure centre with an indoor swimming pool.

The coastal village of West Bay with its ancient fishing harbour is an easy access point for the Jurassic Coastline with its scenic cliff walks, opportunities for many coastal pursuits together with an 18 hole golf course on East Cliff.

Dorchester, the County Town of Dorset, lies about 15 miles to the east and here there is a main line rail service to London, Waterloo.

THE PROPERTY comprises a detached bungalow built in the late 60's/early 70's of brick construction under a tiled roof.  The property has been well maintained over the years including UPVC double glazing, a gas boiler providing central heating and hot water (approx 2/3 years old), modern electric consumer unit, new wooden doors to the garage and an electrically-operated awning at the rear. However, some improvement is now required to the bathroom together with general cosmetics.  This is also scope for extension, subject to the relevant planning permissions and there is the advantage of a detached garage and long driveway splaying out to the rear - ideal for a number of vehicles.  There is also no forward chain with this sale.

DIRECTIONS:  From the centre of Bridport travelling north on the Beaminster Road, proceed for approximately 1 mile and turn right into Shoe Lane and then second left into Wellfields Drive and No 8 is a short distance along on the left hand-side on the first corner.

THE ACCOMMODATION comprises the following:
UPVC front door opening to:
ENTRANCE PORCH with uPVC glazed panes and opening fan light, overlooking the pretty front gardens, quarry tiled sills.  Original wooden front door with reinforced glass panes, opening to:
ENTRANCE HALL with built-in coat cupboard, coved ceiling.
LOUNGE:  4.86m x 3.70m (15' 11" x 12' 1") with two front windows with radiators under, TV point.
KITCHEN:  3.57m (max) x 3.65m (max) (11' 8" (max) x 12' (max).  Well fitted with a single drainer stainless steel sink unit with work surface extending over a triple base unit with shelved recess at end, space for electric cooker with point provided and single base unit to side, further quadruple range of wall and floor units along rear wall with work surface.  Door from entrance hall, built-in airing cupboard housing gas combi-boiler with slatted linen shelves.
INNER HALL with radiator, hatch to roof space, airing cupboard with pre-lagged hot water cylinder and slatted shelves.
DINING ROOM/BEDROOM 3:  2.67m x 2.49m (8' 9" x 8' 2") with uPVC double-glazed door to rear patio, radiator.
BEDROOM 1:  3.63m x 2.43m (11' 10" x 8').  A double bedroom with quadruple sliding-doored, floor-to-ceiling wardrobes with hanging rails and high level shelving, window to rear with radiator under.
BEDROOM 2:  2.99m x 2.07m (9' 9" x 6' 9").  A presently twin-bedded room with double mirror-doored wardrobe and window to rear with radiator under.
BATHROOM comprising a turquoise pedestal wash basin, low level WC and walk-in bath with mixer tap and shower attachment over, curtain and rail.  Obscure-glazed opening window to rear, tiled floor and fully tiled walls.

The boundaries are mainly brick and ornamental block walls and screens.

The front garden is a good size and comprises a lawn with herbaceous/shrub borders and a central feature. The concrete and paved driveway leads to the side of the property and splays to the rear where there is a parking bay and a detached garage with recently fitted wooden doors and electric light and power.

To the side of the driveway and at a lower level is a gravelled area ideal for growbags/vegetable growing.

Adjoining the rear of the property is a large paved terrace with electrically-operated awning.  Six steps within a brick retaining wall lead up to a raised lawn with flower/shrub borders and a mature apple tree in the centre.  From here, good views can be enjoyed to the distant hills.

SERVICES:  All mains services are connected.  Gas-fired central heating.  Council Tax Band 'D'.


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21 September 2017


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