A former stables/barn with planning permission for conversion for a unique character home with the benefit of good parking, large gardens and enjoying fantastic far-reaching country views to the rear, taking in the well-known landmark of Colmers Hill. The property was originally the stables to the adjoining former coaching inn known as The London Inn, believed to date back to circa 1760. It is not listed and has main walls of solid stone and brick, part rendered under a slate roof. The conversion would provide a very spacious home of about 750sqft and has been carefully designed to take full advantage of the stunning rear views.
Briefly the accommodation might comprise;
Ground floor: hall, large living room with French doors, large kitchen/dining room.
First floor: landing, 2 double bedrooms, bathroom and potential for mezzanine due to the large roof space.OUTSIDE
It is proposed to have double gates onto a large side driveway providing parking for around 3 cars.
A further feature is the long rear garden and the proposed adjoining terrace will take full advantage of the stunning long-range views.PLANNING PERMISSION
Planning permission was passed in November 2018, application number WD/D/18/001369.SITUATION
The Stables is conveniently situated (on the A35) approximately mid-way between Bridport and Chideock, both being within about 1-2 miles. It backs on to delightful countryside with stunning views of the well-known landmark of Colmers Hill and towards Symondsbury village. It is located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and there are numerous nearby footpaths. The thriving and historic market town of Bridport offers excellent shopping, business and leaisure facilities including a leisure centre with swimming pool and Arts Centre etc. Chideock village has a shop/post office, church and public houses. The picturesque village of Symondsbury is also very nearby with a church, public house and a popular primary school. The beautiful World Heritage Site Jurassic Coast is within only a few miles at West Bay, Eype and Seatown.SERVICES
Mains drainage and gas is connected. Mains electricity and water is nearby.VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with Stags Bridport office, telephone 01308 428000.DIRECTIONS
From the town centre proceed down South Street to the Crown Roundabout and take the fourth exit onto the A35. The Stables will be found after about a quarter of a mile past the end of the Bridport by-pass on the right (for parking continue just past the property and park within the driveway belonging to Postbox House, which is under the same ownership).