Substantial detached 2 bedroom bungalow situated in a quiet residential area with attractive rear gardens and lovely views towards the sea, Axe Estuary and countryside beyond. Read more
Substantial detached 2 bedroom bungalow situated in a quiet residential area with attractive rear gardens and lovely views towards the sea, Axe Estuary and countryside beyond.
Substantial detached 2 bedroom bungalow situated in a quiet residential area with attractive rear gardens and lovely views towards the sea, Axe Estuary and countryside beyond. EPC Rating D.
Seaton is located between the ancient harbour of Axmouth and the white cliffs of Beer. Its mile long beach, 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, bank and building society. Seaton is a popular resort for holiday makers, and boasts a wealth of activities including golf, tennis, bowls and sailing. There are good secondary schools nearby along with the renowned Colyton Grammar School, which is just 3 miles inland. 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. An attractive and popular East Devon seaside resort with a good size resident population which is increasing rapidly with many new developments planned and currently under construction. The town attracts many tourists and day visitors throughout the year and is located on the world famous Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A new Jurassic Coast visitor centre has opened which will further boost visitor numbers. There is the unique Electric Tram Railway which operates from its Terminus nearby traveling through the Axe valley bird sanctuary and wetlands to the historic inland town of Colyton. The famous Beer Caves and Pecorama railway and visitor centre are close by in the fishing village of Beer.
From our offices in Seaton, turn left into Harbour Road. Turn left at the first roundabout into The Underfleet. Proceed straight across at the next two roundabouts. Turn right at the traffic lights into Harepath Road. Turn left into Seaton Down Road. Take this road to the outskirts of Seaton and turn right onto Traceys Avenue. Then take a right into Lydgates Road and continue to a left hand bend. Number 37 will be found just after the bend on the right hand side.
Number 37 Lydgates is a sizeable 2-bedroom detached bungalow which occupies a good sized plot in thise quiet residential area. The bungalow enjoys lovely views over the rear gardens, straight down the valley to the sea over the Axmouth Harbour, as well as views towards the Axe Estuary and surrounding countryside. An internal inspection is advised as these views are not apparent on a drive past inspection. There is an external porch with inner door which opens to the 'L' shaped entrance hall with doors off to most rooms. The living room is a good size with 2 large windows and french doors with side screens leading to the sun room which is currently used as a dining room. The views from this room are superb as described before, over the gardens towards the sea. A door from the sun room leads into the kitchen which has a window to the rear with lovely view to the Estuary. The kitchen has a matching range of base and wall units with white quartz effect laminate worktops with tiled surrounds. There is an inset single bowl, single drainer sink unit and a space for a slot-in electric cooker, space and plumbing for a washing machine and an alcove with space for upright fridge/freezer. There is a wall mounted Valliant gas central heating boiler. A further door from the kitchen leads back to the entrance hall. There are two double bedrooms with the master bedroom having a good range of fitted wardrobes and cupboards going over the space for a bed. The rear bedroom enjoys lovely views as before. The shower room has been updated in recent years, is fully tiled and comprises a large walk-in shower with WC and contemporary wash hand basin with cupboards beneath. The bungalow is in good order throughout with double glazed windows, gas central heating and has been a well loved home of the current vendor for a number of years.
There is a low brick wall to the front boundary with access driveway leading to the attached garage with ample parking in front for 3 or 4 cars. There is a lawned garden to the front with mature flower and shrub borders. A pathway leads to the side of the garage with access gate to rear garden and a pathway leads to the front door and to the other side of the bungalow with a further access gate. Immediately to the rear of the bungalow there is a paved patio which leads to a central lawned area with ornamental pond with a rockery with a water feature. There are further paved areas surrounding the lawn and a shed to the bottom corner. The rear gardens are surrounded by a mixture of fencing and hedging. Access can also be gained to the rear of the garage. The rear gardens take full advantage of the lovely views towards the sea, Estuary and countryside.
Attached Garage: 16' 6'' x 8' 4'' (5.02m x 2.54m) Up-and-over garage door. Window to rear. Gas meter, electric meter and consumer unit. Pedestrian door to garden.
We are advised the property is in Council Tax Band D.