Property of the Week: Sidmouth Road, Rousdon

The country house sits on a plot of an acre

The superb detached country residence occupies a plot of nearly one acre - Credit: John Wood & Co

Sidmouth Road, Rousdon, Lyme Regis
Guide Price: £995,000
Agent: John Wood & Co
Agent's Tel: 01297 20290

The house has landscaped gardens and grounds

The house has beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds - Credit: John Wood & Co


This prominent 1930s country residence in Rousdon, only three miles west of Lyme Regis, is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds approaching an acre. Constructed with colour washed elevations under a tiled roof, the house was built to an individual design in 1938 and has been maintained to high standard. 

There is a feature fireplace in the lounge

The bright and airy sitting room displays a lovely feature fireplace - Credit: John Wood & Co

Inside, the detached house is bright, spacious and well-presented, and has several vantage points that take in the far-reaching countryside views.  On the ground floor, there's a dual aspect living room with an arts and crafts style open fireplace. The dining room has a circular feature fireplace and a lovely bay window. The well-proportioned study, a perfect home office, is equipped with an impressive range of fitted bookshelves and storage cupboards. 
The kitchen is generous in size and has stylish country cream units topped with wood effect laminate work surfaces. A square archway leads through to a bright breakfast room that provides outstanding views over the garden and out to the hills beyond.

The house has a country cream kitchen

The well-sized kitchen has a country look to it - Credit: John Wood & Co

The first floor comprises four double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom benefits from a dressing room and en-suite.

The property has far reaching Devon countryside views

The property benefits from far reaching countryside views. - Credit: John Wood & Co

Outside, there are beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds that feature a large area of lawn with superb mature flower and shrub borders and specimen trees. There is also a putting green, pond and summerhouse. Adjacent to the house is a double garage and workshop. 

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