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A characterful terraced town cottage with two bedrooms, sunny allotment-style garden to the rear and on-street parking close-by within a level walk of Bridport town centre facilities and in need of improvement and updating. No forward chain.
THE ACCOMMODATION comprises the following:
Part-glazed front door from pavement opening into:
LIVING ROOM: Carpeted, with window to front providing good natural light, feature stone fireplace and hearth with gas fire fitted and alcoves to either side with built-in shelving, TV and telephone point, exposed ceiling beam and ceiling light point. Part-glazed door opening to:
KITCHEN with fitted low-level cupboards and work surface incorporating a single drainer stainless steel sink unit, electric cooker point, fridge and freezer (approx 4 years old) and Indesit washing machine (approx 9 months old) included with work surface over, 3 built-in deep storage cupboards, wooden back door to rear path, window to rear with deep sill, stairs rise to first floor with large under-stairs shelved storage cupboard.
BEDROOM 1: A double room with gas heater fitted, telephone point, large window to front of property providing good natural light and a view over the street to Allington Hill.
BEDROOM 2: A single room with sliding door, window to the rear and views over gardens, built-in airing cupboard with slatted shelves housing the hot water cylinder with electric immersion fitted but not working.
BATHROOM with sliding door, panelled bath and Bristan shower unit over, curtain and rail, wash basin, low-level WC, obscure window to rear, mirrored medicine cabinet and electric wall heater.
There is a stone built storage shed accessed via a path at the rear of the property. There is a pathway to an unfenced allotment style garden which catches sunlight for most of the day and benefits from views over to Allington Hill. There is also ample on-street parking available near-by in Hospital Road.
SERVICES: Mains water, gas, electricity and drainage. No central heating presently fitted but gas is connected.
No forward chain.
SITUATION: The property is located in a mainly residential area forming part of the street scene along North Allington within walking distance of the town centre some half-a-mile away. Supermarkets, the bus station, medical centre and hospital together with a range of town centre facilities are easily accessible together with walks across Alington Hill. The market town of Bridport offers a comprehensive range of mainly independent shops boosted by a twice-weekly street market together with farmers', vintage, food and art and craft markets. There is also an art centre, community theatres/cinema, vintage quadrant, leisure centre with indoor swimming pool and clubs and organisations covering a wide range of hobbies and leisure pursuits, including a well supported U3A Group. The excellent community spirit also ensures many popular events and festivals throughout the year ranging from a Hat Festival to Carnival and Torchlight Procession.
The coast at West Bay lies some 2 miles to the south and forms part of the renowned Jurassic Coastline, a World Heritage site, with access to the scenic coastal paths. West Bay has also been famed by the recent Broadchurch TV series and enjoys a fishing harbour, beaches, iconic cliffs, golf course on East Cliff and offers many coastal/water pursuits.
Dorchester, the County Town of Dorset, lies about 15 miles to the east and here there is a main line rail service to London, Waterloo.
THE PROPERTY: The property is within a terrace and is rendered and colour washed under a slate tiled roof. There is an allotment style garden accessed by a path to the rear and a stone built storage shed to the rear of the property.
The property is in need of modernisation and improvement and benefits from high ceilings, large windows, some exposed beams and still retains some original features. There is no central heating system although there is gas connected.
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