Situated on the edge of the popular East Devon village of Uplyme, close to the coastal town of Lyme Regis this tastefully presented detached home stands in a wonderful large garden.This attractive chalet style house is located along a quiet country bridleway serving just 11 individual properties.Once part of the Victorian Woodhouse Estate, The Pines has been extended by the present owners to form a flexible and practical family home with lovely unspoilt countryside views across the Lym Valley.In the vicinity, there are lovely country walks across fields towards the old railway viaduct, the neighbouring pinetum and into the village.In Uplyme there is an excellent range of local village facilities including a shop and post office at the petrol station, popular public house, excellent village hall, pretty parish church, highly regarded primary school as well as local cricket and football teams.
The property also falls within the catchment for both The Woodroffe and Colyton Grammar Schools.Accommodation comprises: Entrance/dining hall with Junckers solid beech floor which extends through to the living room. A bright double aspect room with a square bay window affording views over the garden and countryside beyond and an attractive brick fireplace housing an Auckland multifuel stove. The kitchen/breakfast room fitted with light Oak units opens to the rear garden. An adjacent utility room houses the oil fired boiler and provides useful storage space.Ideally suited as a guest bedroom or for a dependant relative the ground floor double bedroom has a spacious en suite shower room.On the first floor, there are two further double bedrooms both having en suite facilities and lovely views over the gardens and Lym Valley.
Leading from the main bedroom there is a useful fourth bedroom of study.Externally a driveway provides plenty of parking and turning space and gives access to a detached single garage with an adjacent store to the rear.The impressive landscaped gardens, having been created by the present owners are a particular feature of this property. They extend from the lane with an enclosed front garden and pathways both sides of the house to the rear paved patio. The large rear garden extends over a series of terraces with an ornamental pond, sheltered seating areas, productive vegetable garden and orchard, all linked by stone paved and gravel pathways and steps. These culminate at the upper lawned terrace adjacent to and with access to the wonderful pinetum. From this level, there are far reaching views over the village and Lyme Regis with sea and the West Dorset coastline in the distance. Read more