5 bedroom House - Detached located at Lyme Regis - Guide Price of £ 1,750,000

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Full Description:

IN A LOVELY COUNTRY SETTING NEAR LYME REGIS, A BUSY HOLIDAY LETTING COMPLEX IN 4.68 ACRES 5 BEDROOMED PERIOD HOUSE, 8 HOLIDAY COTTAGES/APARTMENTS, INDOOR POOL AND TENNIS COURT.

Harcombe House has been established as a holiday letting business for many years. The property has been tastefully modernised throughout and maintained to an unusually high standard with fully equipped and generously proportioned accommodation making the most of the lovely country location. In addition to extensive part wooded grounds and tennis court, there is an excellent indoor pool complex with sauna and offices above (suitable for conversion to a further letting unit). There are also laundry facilities, good sized communal games rooms incorporating a family lounge, etc. Harcombe House enjoys a quiet setting in the country hamlet of Harcombe within an unspoilt valley yet it is only 3 miles from the coast at Lyme Regis, less than a mile from the A35 at Raymonds Hill (Hunters Lodge Inn, post office and stores)

IN A LOVELY COUNTRY SETTING NEAR LYME REGIS, A BUSY HOLIDAY LETTING COMPLEX IN 4.68 ACRES 5 BEDROOMED PERIOD HOUSE, 8 HOLIDAY COTTAGES/APARTMENTS, INDOOR POOL AND TENNIS COURT.
Harcombe House has been established as a holiday letting business for many years.The property has been tastefully modernised throughout and maintained to an unusually high standard with fully equipped and generously proportioned accommodation making the most of the lovely country location.In addition to extensive part wooded grounds and tennis court, there is an excellent indoor pool complex with sauna and offices above (suitable for conversion to a further letting unit).There are also laundry facilities, good sized communal games rooms incorporating a family lounge, etc.Harcombe House enjoys a quiet setting in the country hamlet of Harcombe within an unspoilt valley yet it is only 3 miles from the coast at Lyme Regis, less than a mile from the A35 at Raymonds Hill (Hunters Lodge Inn, post office and stores). The old market town of Axminster is also close by (3 miles or so) with a main line railway station, Exeter-Waterloo line.This is a great location to explore the delights of the West Country from or just to relax and enjoy the local countryside .Lyme Regis is a picturesque coastal town noted for its many character buildings, centuries old Cobb Harbour and unspoilt surrounding countryside. The town centre provides good shopping facilities for day to day needs and the larger centres of Taunton and Exeter are both about 28 miles away. In Lyme Regis there is also a sailing club, bowls, golf course, theatre and numerous local societies.The town is situated on the beautiful and unspoilt Devon and Dorset 'Jurassic Coast' awarded World Heritage Site status by UNESCO in December 2001.

THE BUSINESS:
The property is offered for sale as a going concern with a full inventory of furniture and equipment. The present owners acquired the property in 1997 and have established an excellent reputation for providing quality accommodation which has ensured many repeat bookings and recommendations. The units have a 4 star rating and are marketed by English Country Cottages and the owners' website www.harcombehouse.com. Harcombe House is a great opportunity for an owner to enjoy a super period home in a lovely location and a lucrative business. Alternatively, a new proprietor may choose to continue as the present owner and employ a resident manager/caretaker. Note: Accounts can be made available to interested applicants.

The Accommodation Comprises::
(All with uPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating throughout, apart from 'Ware' which has electric heating.

COBB HOUSE (THE MAIN HOUSE):


LARGE OPEN PLAN LIVING AREA 38' x 15'9 (11.58m x 4.8m) (widening to 25'9 [7.85m]) comprising:

LOUNGE 24'4 X 25'9 (7.42m x 7.85m) (min. 15'9 [4.8m]) with central brick and stone fireplace with woodburning stove (open both sides), one step into SITTING AREA 16'9 x 8'9 (5.11m x 2.67m) with shelving, French door to patio and gardens, access to inner hall and Drawing Room, recess into STUDY AREA, 3 steps up from lounge to

KITCHEN 16'2 x 13' (4.93m x 3.96m):
With a good range of pine base and wall units, integral oven, hob and cooker hood, microwave and dishwasher, fitted breakfast table. Access to side Entrance Lobby.

INNER HALL:
With stairs to First Floor, door to

DRAWING ROOM 22'4 x 18'9 (6.81m x 5.72m):
With exposed timbers, stone fireplace with woodburning stove, triple aspect windows.

Off Kitchen::
Side entrance lobby with door to outside.

WET ROOM 9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m):
With shower, hand basin and W.C. ladder style radiator.

UTILITY 15'9 x 8'6 (4.8m x 2.59m):
Dual bowl porcelain sink, base and wall cupboards with timber worktops, plumbing for washing machine.

First Floor:
Dado wall panelling to stairs.Landing

BEDROOM 1 18'9 x 12'9 (5.72m x 3.89m):
Wood strip flooring (maple), dual aspect windows. Dressing room 9' x 9', wood floor, fitted wardrobes/shelving.

ENSUITE BATHROOM:
Bath with mixer tap, hand basin and W.C., tiled floor and dado panelling.

BEDROOM 2 12' x 9'8 (3.66m x 2.95m):
Brick fireplace, fitted wardrobe unit.

BEDROOM 3 16' x 9'2 (4.88m x 2.79m):
Contemporary hand basin.

BEDROOM 4 16'6 x 16' (5.08m x 4.88m):
Door to:

REAR LOBBY/DRESSING ROOM:
With door and external stairs to garden, deep shelving, tiled floor.

SHOWER ROOM:
Shower, hand basin and W.C.

Off main landing::
BEDROOM 5 18'9 x 12'6 (5.72m x 3.81m)

BATHROOM:
Panelled bath in fitted surround with shower unit and screen, hand basin and W.C. tiled floor.

WOODHOUSE:
Ground FloorFront door to Hall, wood strip flooring.

BEDROOM 1 12'6 X 8'10 (3.81m x 2.69m):


ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM with shower, hand basin and W.C.

BEDROOM 2 12'4 x 8'8 (3.76m x 2.64m):


BEDROOM 3 9'2 x 9'2 (2.79m x 2.79m):


LARGE BATHROOM:
Panelled bath with mixer tap, tiled shower cubicle, hand basin and W.C.

INNER HALL:
With understairs cupboard. First Floor

OPEN PLAN LIVING AREA 22'3 x 19'10 (6.78m x 6.05m)
Triple aspect windows, wood strip floor, door and bridge to garden, opening to

KITCHEN:
Base and wall cupboards, hob, oven and cooker hood, microwave, washer and dishwasher, fridge and freezer.

Door from Sitting Room to:
BEDROOM 4 12' x 9'9 (3.66m x 2.79m)

SHAPWICK:
Ground FloorFront door to Hall.

BEDROOM 1 12'6 X 8'10 (3.81m x 2.69m):


BEDROOM 2 9' x 8'10 (2.74m x 2.69m):


BEDROOM 3 9'2 x 7'8 (2.79m x 2.34m):


WET ROOM with shower, hand basin and W.C.:


First Floor:
OPEN PLAN LIVING AREA 19' x 12'6 (5.79m x 3.81m)Wood strip flooring in Sitting Room, door and bridge to gardens and door to Inner Lobby with airing cupboard and door to bathroom.

KITCHEN 9'4 x 7' (2.84m x 2.13m):
With fitted base and wall cupboards, hob, oven and cooker hood, microwave, washer and dishwasher, fridge and freezer, rooflights.

BATHROOM:
Panelled bath with mixer, hand basin and W.C., rooflights.

LYME:
Ground FloorSITTING ROOM 21'6 x 9' (6.55m x 2.74m)Double French doors to Patio and Garden, wood strip floor.

DINING ROOM 12'4 x 8'9 (3.76m x 2.67m):


KITCHEN 15'4 x 9'2 (4.67m x 2.79m):
Fitted and equipped as 'Woodhouse'.

First Floor:
Landing

BEDROOM 1 13'6 X 9'6 (4.11m x 2.90m):
Large dormer window, sloping ceiling.ENSUITE Shower, hand basin and W.C.

BEDROOM 2 14' max (4.27m) (10'8 [3.25m] min) x 8'6 (2.59m)

BEDROOM 3 8'4 x 7'3 (2.54m x 2.21m):
Rooflight, sloping ceiling.

BATHROOM:
Panelled bath, hand basin and W.C., rooflights.

WARE:
Ground FloorFront door to Hall.

WET ROOM:
With shower, hand basin and W.C.

SITTING ROOM 24'9 (7.54m) (max) x 7'4 2.24m):
French doors to Patio and Garden, extensive glazing.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM 11'6 x 8'3 (3.51m x 2.51m):
With fitted base and wall cupboards, hob, oven and cooker hood, microwave, dishwasher, integrated fridge/freezer.

BEDROOM 16' x 8'4 (4.88m x 2.54m):
Extensive glazing.

YAWL:
Ground FloorFront door to Hall. Stairs to First Floor

Landing:


SITTING ROOM 17'10 x 11'9 (5.44m x 3.58m):


KITCHEN with DINING AREA:


KITCHEN 9' x 9' (2.74m x 2.74m):
Fitted and equipped as 'Ware'.

DINING AREA 12'2 x 7'6 (3.71m x 2.29m):


BEDROOM 1 13'4 X 12' (4.06m x 3.66m):


BATHROOM:
Panelled bath, hand basin and W.C.

SHOWER ROOM:
Shower unit, hand basin and W.C.

Inner Landing:


BEDROOM 2 10'8 x 8'4 (3.25m x 2.54m):


BEDROOM 3 9' x 8' (2.74m x 2.44m):


BEDROOM 4 11'8 max (3.56m) (8'4 [2.54m] min) x 7'6 (2.29m)

RHODE:


GROUND FLOOR:
Front door to

ENTRANCE HALL:


WET ROOM:
With shower, hand basin and W.C.

INNER HALL:


OPEN PLAN LIVING ROOM 21'6 x 17'9 (6.55m x 5.41m):
With woodburning stove, patio doors to garden.

KITCHEN OFF 8'3 x 8' (2.51m x 2.44m):
1 1/2 bowl sink unit, fitted and equipped as 'Ware'.

FIRST FLOOR:
LANDING

BEDROOM 118' x 9'3 (5.49m x 2.82m):


BEDROOM 214'4 x 9' (4.37m x 2.74m):


BEDROOM 310'8 x 7'2 (3.25m x 2.18m):


BATHROOM:
Panelled bath with shower mixer, hand basin and W.C.

TRINITY:
TRINITY (ADAPTED FOR DISABLED USE)

Ground floor:
Front door to

HALL:
Tiled flooring, radiator,

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Details

Price:
Guide Price of £ 1,750,000
Status:
Available
Type:
House - Detached
Address:
Harcombe House

Lyme Regis
Devon
DT7 3RN

Features

  • Maintained to a high standard
  • Spacious Period House (5 bedrooms)
  • 6 Cottages (2, 3 and 4 bedrooms)
  • 2 Apartments
  • Indoor Heated Pool with Sauna
  • Modern Offices
  • All Weather Tennis Court
  • Generous sized Games Rooms
  • About 4.6 acres (further land available)

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