Sizeable end-of-terrace 3 bedroom family home situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Axmouth with attractive rear gardens. Read more
Sizeable end-of-terrace 3 bedroom family home situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Axmouth with attractive rear gardens.
Sizeable end-of-terrace 3 bedroom family home situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Axmouth with attractive rear gardens. EDDC Restriction. EPC Rating D.
From our offices in SEATON, turn left into Harbour Road and follow the road over the harbour bridge into the village of AXMOUTH. Continue along Church Street and turn right into Chapel Street and Elm Orchard will be found shortly on the left hand side.
The village of Axmouth lies on the River Axe about one mile inland from the coastal resort of Seaton. A most attractive village of predominantly stone cottages, which boasts a Church two public houses and a thriving community. Seaton is located between the ancient harbour of Axmouth and the white cliffs of Beer. Its mile long beach, which is part of the Jurassic Coast, opens onto the waters of Lyme Bay. The town itself has many small shops, a local hospital, doctors surgeries, primary school, banks and building societies. Seaton is a popular resort for holiday makers, and boasts a wealth of activities including golf, tennis, bowls and sailing. The County town of Exeter, with its regional airport, is some twenty miles to the west, and the mainline rail link to London (Waterloo) is at Axminster, approximately seven miles distant.
2 Elm Orchard is an end of terrace sizeable family home situated right in the heart of the picturesque village of Axmouth. The property has been extended and improved over recent years by the present owners with the addition of a large conservatory to the rear and a new calor gas central heating boiler has just been installed. A canopy porch to the front gives access to the front door and the hallway with central stairs rising. The living room is off to the right with electric dimplex log stove effect fire. French doors open to a good sized conservatory with large log burner and windows to two sides overlooking the rear garden. The kitchen/dining room is a good size with space for table and chairs and a comprehensively fitted kitchen with integrated dishwasher, a larder cupboard and door to rear. On the first floor there are three good sized bedrooms. The master bedroom has a large built-in wardrobe and an en-suite shower room along with a window to the front enjoying lovely views across to the countryside and village towards the Estuary and countryside beyond. Bedroom two enjoys the same views and the family bathroom has a corner bath with shower mixer taps, WC and wash hand basin. The property has the benefit of full calor gas central heating and double glazed units and is in good order throughout.
Accessed just to the rear of the kitchen is a covered area with three rooms. An external WC, Utility/Storeroom with electric and light with space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and further appliances and a boiler and storage cupboard. There are also two external electric sockets to the rear of the property and a further four to front.
This Freehold property is sold subject to a restriction imposed under Section 157 of the Housing Act 1985 by East Devon District Council. To qualify any purchaser should have lived or worked in East Devon for at least 3 years. (There may occasionally be exceptions to this). For more information, contact Fortnam Smith & Banwell.
To the front of the property there is a barked garden area with a multitude of mature flowering shrubs and plants. This garden area slopes down to the lane in front of the property. A paved area surrounds the conservatory to the rear and there is a paved area to the rear of the Utility Store/WC/Boiler cupboard where the Calor gas bottles are stored. The garden has been landscaped to take full advantage of the terraced area with a couple of steps leading to two wooden decked seating areas with a shed and beyond this is an area with mature shrubs, small trees and flowering plants. The whole garden is surrounded by panelled fencing and a wall to the rear creating a good deal of privacy. A pedestrian gate to one side leads to a shared passageway with the neighbouring property leading to the front.
We are advised that all main services except mains gas are connected. (Calor gas central heating)
We are advised that the property is Council Tax Band B.