4 bedroom cottage for sale

Harcombe, Lyme Regis

Under Offer £480,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Good Sized Entrance Porch
  • Sitting Room
  • Study
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Back Porch/Utility/ Separate WC
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom/WC
  • Good Sized Private Garden and Small Paddock Area
  • Double Garage

Full description

A DETACHED COUNTRY COTTAGE IN A DELIGHTFUL SECLUDED LOCATION IN A SHELTERED VALLEY ONLY 3 MILES FROM THE SEA AT LYME REGIS

A detached character cottage built of local stone with a later addition in rendered blockwork under a tiled roof. It has been well cared for by the present owners and offers flexible accommodation with 3 reception rooms and 4 bedrooms. It has uPVC double glazed windows and external door throughout.

The property enjoys a lovely country setting with unspoilt views across the Harcombe valley. It is quietly tucked away from the lane and is set in a secluded garden area of about 1/4 acre.

Although in a rural location in the tiny hamlet of Harcombe the property is not remote. The coastal town of Lyme Regis is about 3 miles away with village facilities close by at Uplyme and some 3 miles inland is the market town of Axminster (with a mainline Waterloo - Exeter railway station).

Lyme Regis is a picturesque coastal town noted for its many character buildings, centuries old Cobb Harbour and unspoilt surrounding countryside. The town centre provides good shopping facilities for day to day needs and the larger centres of Taunton and Exeter are both about 28 miles away. In Lyme Regis there is also a sailing club, bowls, golf course, theatre and numerous local societies. The town is situated on the beautiful and unspoilt Devon and Dorset ‘Jurassic Coast’ awarded World Heritage Site status by UNESCO in December 2001.

The Accommodation Comprises - uPVC double glazed front door to

Entrance Porch - 6'3 x 4'3 (1.91m x 1.30m)
With exposed stone walls, double aspect windows, pine cladding and quarry tiled floor. Door to

Sitting Room - 14'8 x 12'3 (4.47m x 3.73m)
A through room with double aspect windows, stone fireplace with wood burning stove, night store heater.

Study/Second Sitting Room - 12'3 x 9'1 (3.73m x 2.77m)
Window to front, part glazed uPVC double glazed door to rear, night store heater.

3 steps down from Sitting Room to

Dining Room - 13'4 x 12'3 (4.06m x 3.73m)
A through room with double aspect windows, stairs to first floor, store cupboard, night store heater. Glazed uPVC door to front.

Kitchen - 10'2 x 9'6 (3.10m x 2.90m)
With windows to front and side, a range of pine fronted base and wall cupboard units with tiled worktops, base unit electric heater, electric extractor fan, plumbing for dishwasher, twin circular stainless steel sinks. Door to

Rear Porch - With plumbing for washing machine and space for dryer, rear uPVC double glazed door and internal door to

Separate Wc - With hand basin and rear window. Part tiled.

First Floor -

Landing - With 2 windows to the rear. Two night store heaters.

Bedroom 1 - 12'6 x 9'4 (3.81m x 2.84m)
A through room with double aspect windows and electric panel radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 13'4 x 8'8 (4.06m x 2.64m)
Window to front, electric panel radiator, storage cupboard. Hatch with extendable ladder to boarded and insulated loft.

Bedroom 3 - 10' x 6'9 (3.05m x 2.06m)
Window to front, electric panel radiator, deep wardrobe cupboard.

Bedroom 4 - 9'10 x 6'3 (3.00m x 1.91m)
Electric panel radiator.

Large Bathroom - 13'2 x 6'2 (4.01m x 1.88m)
With 2 windows to side, corner spa bath, electric Mira Sport shower, hand basin and WC, part tiled walls, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder, wall fan heater, heated towel rail. Hatch with extendable ladder to boarded and insulated loft.

Outside - A tarmacadam driveway leads from the lane to the front of the cottage where there is a large gravelled parking area with turning space and the

Detached Garage - 19' x 15' (5.79m x 4.57m)
With electrically operated up and over door, light and power.

The gardens are an attractive feature of the cottage, they are very secluded and include timber decking areas, lawn and a variety of trees including Apple, Hawthorn, Silver Birch, Mountain Ash, Ornamental Cherry and a fine Deodar or Himalayan Cedar. Timber garden shed and log store.

To the rear is a strip of land adjoining a neighbouring field. The side pathways gives access to rear entrance doors, side door to Garage, electric meter cupboard and outside tap.

The driveway belongs to Briar Rose Cottage and part is subject to a right of way to neighbouring farmland.

The property also has a small paddock adjacent area to the drive.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 June 2018

Nearest station

  • Axminster (2.9 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Axminster (2.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Martin Diplock Chartered Surveyors, Lyme Regis

36 Broad Street, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3QF

01297 645012 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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