Crock Lane

Semi-Detached House: 5 beds, 2 baths, 2 receptions

Guide Price £575,000

Agent Details


Tel: 01308 427329

5 bedroom Semi-Detached House For Sale in Crock Lane, Bothenhampton, Bridport, DT6


A unique 5 bedroom semi-detached 1930's house with extensive grounds and parking for several vehicles with detached double garage/workshop all well presented, just a walk from Bridport town centre

SITUATION: The property is located on the edge of the village of Bothenhampton on the outskirts of the town of Bridport and is just a walk away from the shops across the meadows. There are also walks over Bothen Hill and a connecting cycle/walkway into West Bay some 2 miles to the south.

Bridport is a vibrant market town with twice weekly street market, farmers' market, leisure centre with indoor swimming pool, art centre, Electric Palace community theatre, medical and dental practices and the town hosts many events and festivities throughout the year. There is also a huge range of organisations and clubs for leisure and sporting interests.

The Jurassic Coastline and South West Coastal Path are easily accessed at West Bay where there is a harbour, beaches, golf course and attractions.

THE PROPERTY: No 26 comprises a substantial semi-detached village house dating from 1929 which has been considerably extended over the years, whilst maintaining its character.

The extensive, light and versatile accommodation now affords an entrance hall, reading room/study, lounge, spacious conservatory with doors opening to the raised al-fresco dining terrace bringing the outside in, comprehensively fitted lifestyle kitchen/dining and utility room all on the ground floor. On the first floor there are 5 bedrooms - a vast main bedroom well fitted out with wardrobes and drawers (with potential for an en-suite), 2 further double bedrooms, a twin-bedded room and a single room, together with a family bathroom and shower room. Most of the principal rooms enjoy views to Bothen Hill to the east with far-reaching views across the town to the distant hills to the west.

A gated driveway to the front and through to the rear of the property provides parking for some 8 cars and leads to the double detached garage block suitable for workshop, storage or home office.

The grounds are also extensive and comprise a gently sloping lawn with display areas, greenhouse, a cultivated section and a wild meadow area with deep-cut stream to the bottom.

All is well presented and in good order and has been much loved over many years. The property would be ideal for multi-generation living, tradesmen with vans and storage requirements and anyone requiring working from home space in a fairly secluded yet accessible location.

THE ACCOMMODATION comprises the following:
ENTRANCE HALL with stairs rising to the first floor.
READING ROOM/STUDY enjoying a bay window to the front with view up the hill.
LOUNGE with feature brick fireplace fitted with an electric stove. Double French doors opening to:
CONSERVATORY extending across most of the rear elevation and of modern UPVC double-glazed construction enjoying delightful views over the gardens and hills in the distance and with double French doors opening onto the raised DINING TERRACE.
INNER HALL with built-in cupboard with wooden door and UTILITY ROOM fitted with a single drainer stainless steel sink unit with work surfaces and base units with plumbing for a washing machine.
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: A well proportioned room for family entertaining, practically laid out and comprehensively fitted with quality base and wall cupboards with work surfaces, including a single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, Bosch 5-ring gas hob with carbon cooker hood over, integrated dishwasher, upright Synergie double oven, space for fridge, complimenting tiled splashbacks, roller blinds to the two rear windows, telephone point. Stable-type door opening to the:
BOOT ROOM with obscured glazed sliding door from the conservatory and a door with attractive splayed steps down to the driveway.
SPACIOUS MAIN BEDROOM 1 well fitted with bedroom furniture including wardrobes and with potential area for an en-suite. Two windows to the east and window to the west. TV and telephone points.
BATHROOM affording panelled bath with central taps with shower over and screen fitted, range of fitted furniture and surfaces with basin and toilet. Mainly tiled walls, large mirror and downlighters. Obscure-glazed window to front.
TWIN-BEDDED ROOM 4 with two windows to the west enjoying the views.
SECONDARY LANDING with built-in cupboard over staircase and hatch to roof space providing storage.
BEDROOM 2 (double) with easterly window. Free-standing bedroom furniture included. TV and telephone points.
BEDROOM 3 (double) with bay window to the rear and westerly views. Built in wooden-doored airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder with slatted shelves and storage cupboard over.
BEDROOM 5: The nursery facing west.
SHOWER ROOM with double sliding doored shower cubicle with Aquastream shower unit, basin and toilet. Tiled surrounds and window to rear.

There is a low walled frontage against Crock Lane with double gated driveway and pedestrian entrances opening to a car hardstanding area with paved steps leading to the front door.

The driveway leads under the first floor accommodation and provides a carport area before splaying into a tarmac parking area and leading to the DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE BLOCK which has two metal up-and over doors under a newly felted flat roof.

Steps lead down from the house and terrace to the long lawned area with small trees and which extends full width behind the garage to provide display areas, a large greenhouse, wooden chalet/potting shed and cultivated beds, with a wild meadow garden beneath a tree in the far corner and leading down to the deep-cut stream at the rear.

The gardens are delightful and well tended but offer further scope for an enthusiast.

SERVICES: All mains services are connected. Full gas-fired central heating with ample radiators throughout including the conservatory and all windows are double-glazed. Council Tax Band 'E'.
EPC Rating - to be assessed.

Preliminary Particulars prepared 21.7.20


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