A delightful terraced townhouse (one of 3) that would make a superb holiday let/second home or indeed a main residence.
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2 Dorset Mews is a delightful terraced modern townhouse (one of 3) in this unique development built in the gardens of an imposing Regency house (Dorset House) by highly regarded local builders D & J Mew, designed to be sympathetic to the original house providing well proportioned accommodation to a very high standard. The specification includes solar panels to supplement separate hot water system, rainwater harvesting for laundry and toilet flushing, underfloor heating. The well planned accommodation offers 2 large double bedrooms and bathroom on the ground floor. Open plan first floor accommodation has a sitting room with wood burner, a balcony that offers views across Lyme Regis towards surrounding countryside and sea. It is open plan to the kitchen area which has built in double oven and 5 ring gas hob, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
A graveled driveway to the side of the Dorset House leads to an allocated parking space. To the front of the house is a stone paved patio area with flower borders and pedestrian access via steps down to Silver Street.
Dorset Mews is very well situated in the sought-after coastal resort of Lyme Regis which benefits from a unique micro climate. The property occupies an elevated position with views over Lyme Regis, the surrounding countryside and to the sea. The coastline is designated a World Heritage site being noted for its geological interest, dramatic cliffs, and fossil and plant shorelines. The property is within about 10 minutes of the historic coastal town and harbour with its famous ancient Cobb and bathing beaches.
There is a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities including sailing, diving, fishing, golf and bowls, all nearby. Lyme Regis also has a theatre and cinema and is well served by modern medical centre, a well known comprehensive school and is within easy reach of the renowned Colyton Grammar School; current The Sunday Times top state school. To the north is the market town of Axminster (6 miles) with a wider range of facilities along with mainline rail services to London Waterloo. The A35 is only 5 miles and provides good links to the county town of Dorchester, 27 miles east and Exeter, 27 miles west. Only 30 miles north is the county town of Taunton with a railway service on the London Paddington line and access to the M5 motorway. There are international airports at Exeter (25 miles) and Bristol (60 miles).
From Bridport join the A35 west towards Lyme Regis. After the Charmouth bypass at the roundabout take the second exit signed Lyme Regis. Drive down the hill into the town and at the top of Broad Street turn right into Silver Street. After about ¼ mile turn left into Pound Road and Dorset House will be found on the corner. Vehicle access is on the lower side of Dorset House.