Longfield is a substantial detached bungalow in an idyllic elevated position and set in delightful landscaped gardens which face principally south. Understood to have been built in the 1950's with reconstituted stone and brick elevations beneath a tiled roof. Under the current ownership of approximately 5 years an extensive list of improvements have been undertaken including a new shower room, replacement of all windows and doors with high quality UPVC, re-wiring, new hot water tank and re-decoration.
The extensive and versatile accommodation comprises of a double aspect sitting room with doors leading into a conservatory, modern fitted kitchen with a range of oak wall and floor cupboards, useful utility room and side porch, 3 bedrooms and study/bedroom 4. There is the benefit of a large contemporary fitted bathroom/shower room together with a separate newly installed shower room. All the principal rooms enjoy a south facing aspect over the delightful landscaped gardens and enjoy long range views across the surrounding countryside to the sea.
Outside there is extensive parking together with a detached garage and workshop.
Internal viewing is essential to appreciate this property and comes very highly recommended.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
From the lane, gated access leads onto a large gravelled driveway with turning area with additional brick paved driveway providing extensive parking. At the end of the driveway is a DETACHED GARAGE AND WORKSHOP.
Immediately adjoining the rear is a large concrete patio area leading onto large expanses of lawned gardens stocked with an abundance of shrubs, plants, trees and fish pond. The main gardens enjoy a south facing aspect with delightful country and sea views. To the western side is a further lawned garden, vegetable plots, GARDEN SHED AND GREENHOUSE. On the opposite side of Verriotts Lane is a track leading up to an area of woodland. In all just over ¾ acre.
Longfield occupies a delightful and secluded elevated setting on the western side of Hardown Hill owned by the National Trust. Morcombelake is a small village located just back from the Jurassic Coast. Excellent village amenities include a post office/shop, farm shop, church and thriving village hall together with regular bus services. The immediate locality is designated as being one of outstanding natural beauty and the National Trust Golden Cap Estate is just to the south of the village. The villages of Chideock and Charmouth are within a few miles and located on the World Heritage Coast (the latter with a blue flag bathing beach). The thriving market town of Bridport and the historic coastal resort of Lyme Regis are within 4-6 miles. There is a main line rail service from Axminster about 8 miles away.
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"A well-appointed, individual detached bungalow with extensive gardens occupying an elevated setting with far reaching sea and country views."