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Requiring complete modernizing or redevelopment this two bedroom detached cottage with off road parking a garage and superb countryside views is located in the picturesque Rocombe Valley close to the coast at Lyme Regis. The property, requiring modernisation occupies a peaceful south west facing elevated location in the Rocombe valley with views to the pretty village of Uplyme. Situated in this tranquil semi-rural location, it enjoys an enclosed garden, timber balcony from which the best views of the valley can be found, UPVC double glazing throughout, oil and propane gas heating. The nearby Uplyme is a vibrant and popular village offering good local facilities to meet your everyday requirements. There is a combined post office/village shop, and petrol station, good local inn, a pretty church, cricket club playing fields and tennis court. The village boasts a well respected primary school and is in the catchment area for The Woodroffe School. The property accessed via a timber staircase from the lane down to the front door which opens into a useful Utility/porch with laminate worktops and cream wall mounted cupboards, large ceramic sink, appliance space for a washing machine and a built-in freezer. The kitchen comprises a range of white wall and base mounted units, stainless steel sink and drainer, tiled flooring, appliance space for double oven and dishwasher. An opening through to the living room comprises a working woodburner, fitted shelving, TV point, radiators and the most prominent feature of this room being the bifold doors that lead out onto the patio and garden. The study has a fitted desk and shelving, large fitted store cupboard, window and radiator. The study is split by the bathroom and separate WC. The large bathroom is a white tiled suite with bath, walk in shower and wash basin. There is also a store cupboard and radiators. Moving upstairs there are two bedrooms with the main bedroom benefitting from excellent views looking down the Rocombe valley and into the village of Uplyme. There is a potential third bedroom or upstairs sitting room with access via sliding doors out onto the balcony that has excellent views. Externally there is a good sized garden full of plants and shrubs with a path leading to steps up to a gate taking you back onto the lane. A double garage and parking space can be found at the front of the property with the garage benefitting from power and windows. Additional photographs of this property can be found on Rightmove, Zoopla or on our website. Services Mains water, septic tank drainage, oil and propane gas. EPC rating E. Tenure: Freehold. Council Tax Band E Read more

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This is a Freehold property.

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Fortnam Smith & Banwell

53 Broad Street

Lyme Regis



United Kingdom

Tel: 01297 445666

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