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The Manor Catherston Leweston, BRIDPORT £340,000

Sold STC
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  • An impressive 3 bedroom house forming part of Catherston Manor
  • A wealth of wonderful period features
  • Three bedrooms
  • Large Living Room /Dining room
  • Grade II listed
  • Beautiful landscaped communal grounds
  • Near the popular coastal village of Charmouth
  • Spectacular views
  • Garage
  • Freehold

A period three-bedroom, house forming part of the western wing of an impressive Grade II Listed Manor. Part of its origins are believed to date back to the 14th century and most of today's Gothic style facade was added in the Victorian era. Catherston Manor was redeveloped in the 1960s into seven individual properties. Number 2 The Manor forms the central part of the west wing, with spectacular coastal views over Lyme Bay. It has three bedrooms, a stunning large sitting/dining room, cloakroom, a newly fitted bathroom and the interior has recently been redecorated throughout.The rear exterior and roof have also been repaired and renovated together with a new gas boiler. There is a wealth of period features, including 13 ft high ceilings and long mullion windows and a large stone Minster fireplace, making this a very impressive home. Outside the communal grounds are mainly laid to lawn with views over to the village of Charmouth and panoramic coastal views across Lyme Bay. Garage. Several pretty secluded seating areas to enjoy. There is a small chapel, St Marys which is steeped in history.
A brief history of Catherston Manor is available attached to the online web details for those who are intrigued to peruse - makes for interesting reading.  

The Manor Catherston Leweston
County: Dorset
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: DFH760

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LANDING: Storage/ aring cupboard with slatted shelves, radiator and light. Access to insulated and boarded roof void. Small lobby area with original architectural archway and multi-paned stained glass window.

BEDROOM 1: 13'2" x 11'2" (4.01m x 3.4m). Mullion window with views overlooking the side garden. Boarded and concealed fireplace. Large walk-in wardrobe. Radiator. Carpeted

BEDROOM 2: 13'3" x 7'7" (4.04m x 2.31m). Mullion window overlooking gardens. Built-in wardrobe. Wash-hand basin with hot and cold taps. Carpeted.

BEDROOM 3: 9'6" x 6'2" (2.9m x 1.88m). Currently used as a study by the present owner. Mullion window overlooking gardens. Pipework in place for basin (removed). Carpeted.

OUTSIDE: To the front of the property, the owner has adopted a small border planted with mature shrubs. At the rear of the property is a communal courtyard with additional seating and storage areas, this can be accessed from the kitchen door. The communal grounds are terraced and laid mainly to lawn with quiet seating areas that take in the magnificent views over the village of Charmouth and PANORAMIC COASTAL views across LYME BAY.

PARKING: Situated in a block of four, of stone construction under a tiled roof is the garage for No 2, The Manor. GARAGE 18' x 9'5" (5.49m x 2.87m). Fitted Mezzanine floor in the rafters for added storage.

SERVICES: We are advised that all mains services are connected.

COUNCIL TAX: We are advised that the property is in band "C"

FREEHOLD: The property is offered for sale Freehold, however, there is a small maintenance fee of approximately £350 per annum towards the upkeep of the communal grounds.

VIEWINGS: Strictly accompanied, please, by appointment with the vendor's sole agents Fortnam Smith & Banwell (Charmouth) Ltd - Telephone 01297 560945.

The Manor Catherston Leweston
County: Dorset
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: DFH760
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