A spacious three bedroom second floor apartment situated in the heart of the town, close to the seafront and beach. Read more
A spacious three bedroom second floor apartment situated in the heart of the town, close to the seafront and beach.
Standing on the site of the former Great House that was frequented by many well known historic characters that include William Pitt , George III and more recently Mary Russell, you will find this spacious second floor apartment. Centrally situated in the heart of the town this apartment is close to restaurants and coffee shops and only a short stroll along Broad Street to the seafront and beach. The Grade ll Listed accommodation, which has rooftop views over the town briefly comprises: Entrance hall. Sitting room. Two double bedroom. A third bedroom or study. Kitchen/breakfast room and a family bathroom with a separate shower. Weekly & annual parking permits can be purchased for many of the towns public car parks. Lyme Regis is famed for its many historic connections and character buildings, and of course, for its well known Cobb Harbour. As a resort, it is considered quite unspoilt, but has most of the shops and amenities that one could require. In addition to which there are numerous leisure activities including both sailing and power boat clubs, a cliff top golf course and a bowling club. The whole coastline with Lyme Regis and Charmouth at its centre has been designated a World Heritage Site and is commonly known as the Jurassic Coast. It lies approximately 5 miles from the market town of Axminster, with its main line railway connections to Waterloo (Approx. 2 3/4 hours). Taunton and Exeter are within a radius of about 30 miles with access to the M5 motorway and the county town of Dorchester is a similar distance. Locally there are excellent primary schools in Lyme Regis and Uplyme along with the well respected Woodroffe and Colyton Grammar Schools.
The accommodation, with approximate measurements, comprises:
Communal entrance hall:
Stairs rise to:
Double radiator. Access to roof space. Entry phone system. Doors open to:
Sitting room: 19' 9'' x 10' 5'' (6.02m x 3.18m) Sash window to front overlooking Broad Street. Fireplace with wooden surround and tiled inset. Two double radiators. Television and telephone points. Television cupboard. Decorative coved ceiling.
Kitchen/breakfast room: 12' 7'' x 12' 2'' (3.84m x 3.71m) Sash window with views towards Timber Hill. Fitted with a range of timber fronted wall and base units. Rounded edge laminated worktops with inset stainless steel one and a half bowl sink and drainer. Ceramic tiled splash backs. Inset four ring gas hob with cooker hood over. Built in electric oven, washing machine and dishwasher. Built in fridge/freezer. Wall mounted gas boiler (fitted Aug 2016). Double radiator. Television and telephone points. Laminate flooring. Coved ceiling.
Bedroom one: 18' 8'' x 10' 2'' (5.69m x 3.1m) Sash window to front with views down Broad Street. Television and telephone points. Built in wardrobe. Double radiator.
Bedroom two: 13' 2'' x 10' 5'' (4.01m x 3.18m) Sash window with views down Broad Street. Television and telephone points. Double radiator.
Bedroom three: 8' 8'' x 7' 3'' (2.64m x 2.21m) Window to rear with views to Timber Hill. Television and telephone points. Radiator.
Sash window. White suite comprising: Paneled bath. Pedestal wash hand basin with mirror above. Low level WC. Fully tiled shower cubicle with mains pressure shower, glazed door and extractor fan. Fully tiled walls. Vinyl flooring. Radiator. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail.
Leasehold. 150 year Lease from 2001.
£50 pa ground rent. 50% share of any exterior maintenance or decoration costs. No holiday letting permitted.
All mains services. Gas central heating.
Dorset District Council. We are advised that the property is tax band B.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate, photographs and floor plans are provided for guidance only.