A stunning 6 bed, 5 reception room, Regency-style house, built in 2003, set within a private plot of approx 1.6 acres. Approached through electronic double wooden security gates to a bay tree lined driveway. Formal gardens and countryside views.
Uplyme House was designed by the current owners to an extremely high and personal specification and offers spacious and versatile family accommodation over three floors. It is located at the end of a bridle path (with vehicle access) within an area designated as being one of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Uplyme itself is a small village approximately 2 miles from the town centre of Lyme Regis, with an excellent range of facilities including school, church, village hall, shop/post office and cricket club.
The property offers a reception hall with separate formal drawing room, sitting room, office, family room, kitchen/breakfast room and a utility.
The first Floor has a large landing with a master bedroom featuring a dressing room and en suite bathroom. There are 3 further guest bedrooms with en suites and a walk-in wardrobe (previously a child's bedroom).
On the second floor are 2 further bedrooms (one previously a gym) and shower room.
The property has oil-fired central heating with underfloor heating throughout, sealed unit double glazing, a triple garage, and outbuildings.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
Set within a plot of approximately 1.6 acres, the property is approached through electronic double wooden security gates to a bay tree lined driveway and parking area. The expertly designed gardens are split into several sections to include a French-style Parterre, children’s garden area, gazebo and walk through pergola to a bespoke summer house. Further outbuildings include a children’s play house and gardener’s store/shed.
The rear of the property offers a large courtyard garden, ideal for entertaining and alfresco dining with flood lighting, barbeque area, 100 year old olive tree, water feature, awning, outside wc and gated side access.
To the side there is a triple garage that can be accessed from the house with remote controlled roller doors and a boiler room.
Mains water and electricity. Oil fired central heating. Septic tank drainage.
LOCAL AUTHORITY East Devon District Council[use Contact Agent Button]
Council Tax - Band H
Uplyme itself is a small village approximately 2 miles from the town centre of Lyme Regis, with an excellent range of facilities including school, church, village hall, shop/post office and cricket club.
Lyme Regis is a much sought-after coastal town and the pearl of the Jurassic Coast with World Heritage Site Status. Here you will find a range of shops and restaurants to include ‘Hix Oyster & Fish House’, the famous Old Cobb Harbour, the setting of the film “The French Lieutenant’s Woman” and Jane Austen's "Persuasion", and Lyme’s sailing, bowls and golf clubs and the Marine theatre.
Nearby, Axminster offers a mainline railway station with an hourly service to Waterloo.
Local schools include Mrs Ethelston’s CE Primary Academy at Uplyme and Woodroffe Secondary school that is renowned for outstanding Ofsted reports.
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