The property is understood to have been constructed in the early 1920`s, to an “Arts and Crafts design” and enjoys a lovely westerly aspect. The accommodation retains much of its original features including exposed ceiling beams, feature fireplaces, parquet floors, and the original front door. In more recent years the property has been the subject of considerable improvement, which includes the conversion of the roof space, creating a lovely master suite. This incorporates a good sized bedroom enjoying a dual aspect, and lovely views to the surrounding hills, an en-suite shower room and a good size dressing/sitting room with French doors opening onto a roof terrace, which takes full advantage of some stunning views across the valley towards Bulverton Hill.
A charming four bedroom, detached, chalet bungalow situated on the favoured Salcombe Hill and enjoying lovely views to the surrounding hills.
Marly Cottage is located in one of Sidmouth’s most sought after residential areas, with the town centre and seafront being within half a mile and offering an excellent range of amenities. To the rear of the property is Alma Lane, and beyond this open fields and access to the Jurassic coastal path.
From the Sidmouth office proceed up the High Street, across the mini roundabout, turning right opposite the Radway cinema, into Salcombe Road. Continue along and over the River Sid, taking the second turning on the right, into Hillside Road. Proceed to the T-junction, turn right, and continue passing Southway on the right. Take the next turning right into Laskeys Lane, follow this road in and around to the left and the property will be found towards the top on the left.
The accommodation with approximate dimensions comprises:
Part-glazed outer door to:
Tiled floor. Ceiling spotlights. Original studded front door to:
Built-in coat cupboard. Part-glazed door to
6.9m x 3.65m max (22’6 x 11’9) Exposed ceiling beams. Picture rail. Original internal doors off. Feature fireplace with tiled hearth, high mantel and panelling above. Parquet flooring. Two radiators. Window seat with storage.
4.5m + deep recess x 5.15m (14’9 x 16’9) Dual aspect overlooking the garden and with views towards Bulverton Hill. Plate shelf and exposed ceiling beam. Feature fireplace with tiled hearth, and fitted wood burning stove. TV point. Two radiators. Parquet flooring. Glazed door to:
3.95m x 3m (12’9 x 10’) Westerly aspect with double glazed French doors to the garden. Central double glazed roof light. Tiled floor. Two radiators. Inset ceiling spotlights.
Radiator. Part-tiled floor. Back door to outside.
White suite comprising WC, with concealed cistern with fitted shelves over, and corner wash basin Electric meter cupboard.
4.5m x 3.75m (14’9 x 12’3) Dual aspect. Range of fitted base and wall mounted units. Polished granite and solid wood work surfaces. Belfast double sink with mixer tap, and draining boards. Tiled recess with high mantel and fitted Aga with multi-ovens and three hot-plates. (This controls the hot water) Built-in electric oven and two burner gas hob above. Cupboard containing gas fired boiler for the central heating. Space and plumbing for dish washer. Space for fridge/freezer. Laminate flooring. Inset ceiling spotlights.
2.45m x 2.2m (8’ x 7’3) Stainless steel, one and a quarter bowl sink with mixer tap and cupboards below. Matching wall cupboards. Work surface with space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer below.
Tiled shower cubicle with Mira control. Tiled floor. Electric wall heater. Heated towel rail.
.45m x 4.75m (14’6 x 15’6) Dual aspect. Picture rail. Feature fireplace. Parquet floor. Radiator.
3.55m x 4.15m (11’6 x 13’6) Dual aspect. Coved ceiling. Picture rail. Radiator.
3.05m x 2.8m (10’ x 9’3) Picture rail. Radiator.
From the inner hall door to:
2.7m x 2.8m max (9’ x 9’3) Picture rail. Radiator. BT point. Under stair storage cupboard.
Stairs to first floor
MASTER BEDROOM SUITE (Sloping ceilings)
MASTER BEDROOM SUITE
BEDROOM AREA 4.45m x 4.15m max (14’6 x 13’6) Dual aspect with two large double glazed, Velux windows with views over the valley to the surrounding hills. Radiator. Two wall light points. Access to eaves space. Walk-in wardrobe with access to further eaves space.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM White suite comprising a Mira shower cubicle, WC with concealed cistern, wash basin with cupboards below. Part-tiled walls. Electric heated towel rail. Double glazed Velux window. Shelving and tiled floor.
DRESSING/SITTING ROOM 4.35m x 2.7m max (14’ x 9’) Access to roof space. Fitted shelving. Radiator. Double glazed French doors to:
Lovely westerly aspect, with views across the valley to the surrounding hills. Outside lighting and power.
White suite comprising panelled bath, with Mira shower over, WC with concealed cistern and a pedestal wash basin. Radiator. Double glazed Velux window. Access to loft space, containing the hot water cylinder.
OUTSIDE & GARDEN
The property occupies a corner plot, with Laskeys and Alma Lane. The gardens are well kept, the majority being to the front, and taking full advantage of the westerly aspect. This area of garden is mainly laid to lawn, with adjoining well stocked shrub borders. An extensive terrace adjoins the property, which is ideal for entertaining. There is a timber summer house with cedar shingle roofing with power outlet, and a gravelled pathway leading through the garden to the front door. Pathways to both sides of the property access the rear garden, where there is a raised vegetable area, with fruit and productive fig tree, and further pedestrian access to Alma Lane. Adjoining the back door there is a paved area and:
2.8m x 2.25m (9’3 x 7’3) Light. Power. Shelving.
Adjoining the front garden, a gravelled driveway provides ample parking, and gives access to a good size detached garage.
5.7m x 4.1m (18’9 x 13’6) Electric up and over door. Light. Power. Shelving. Two windows and side door. To the rear of the garage is a paved terrace with views over the valley. This area has power.
We are advised by East Devon District Council that the council tax band for this property is band G.
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