Positioned at the back of a small square overlooking the town centre is this beautiful, elegant period townhouse. Colyton has a rich historical heritage with many interesting buildings dating back as early as the 14th century and which offers a surprising range of day to day amenities which includes shops, primary school, the renowned Colyton Grammar School, post office, health centre, pubs, restaurants. The beautiful Norman parish church is at the heart of the town and is rich with history, particularly its famous involvement in the Monmouth Rebellion of 1685.
The coast at Lyme Regis with its famous Cobb and bay with other resorts at Seaton, Beer and Branscombe, are all within a short distance. There is a main line station on the London Waterloo line at Honiton and Axminster. Colyton lies in the heart of the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.DESCRIPTION
This beautiful property is bursting with original features, including the fireplaces, wide floor boards, period tiled floor in the lobby and rear porch and a mix of sash and square leaded windows. On the ground floor is a WC with white WC and wall mounted hand basin. There is a good sized Study, with a window to the front of the property, a chimney with shelved recess and a shelved alcove.
The Kitchen has ceramic tile floor, two large windows, one with a shutter and a range of wooden wall and base units. There is an integrated Neff electric oven with grill above and a separate gas hob with extractor above. There is space for white goods, including dishwasher and tumble dryer. Above the kitchen is a flying freehold.
The highlight of the ground floor accommodation is the spacious, dual aspect Living/ Dining Room which boasts a large bay window with window seat, wide floorboards, an alcove and at its heart, an elegant open brick fireplace.
On the first floor there are three good sized bedrooms and a family shower room.OUTSIDE
A flagstone pathway leads through the small walled paved front garden with raised flower beds. To the rear is a south facing garden that has been divided into two areas, the first a large paved walled courtyard at the back of the house, with some climbing plants. From here, a set of stone steps leads to an enclosed lawn area.SERVICES
Mains drainage and water. Mains electricity and mains gas. There is also an open fire. Broadband is available at this property.DIRECTIONS
From the centre of Colyton head down Dolphin Street and at the junction, instead of turning onto Queen Street or South Street, go straight over into South Square. The property is at the end of South Square on the left.