Fore Street, Beer EX12

Fore Street, Beer EX12

3 - 4 Bedroom | Freehold | 1 Reception Room | 2 Baths

Offers in excess of £400,000
Beer Cross 0.1 miles
Marine Place (Stop B) 1 miles
Tramway Station 1.2 miles

Shop and 3/4 bedroom apartment in the centre of the picturesque fishing village of Beer. Ground floor lock-up shop premises with a N.I.A of 21.14 Sq M (227 Sq Ft) with display window. Recently refurbished property with a new kitchen, en-suite and bathroom.

LOCATION
The Wandle is located in the centre of the fishing village of Beer which is a tourist destination in its own right due to its picturesque nature; centred around the beach, caves and the Beer Heights Light Railway (Pecorama).

The property is easily accessible to the South West coastal path which provides cliff top walks along this section of the Jurassic coast. Beer offers a range of amenities and facilities including a primary school, shops, restaurants, a post office, a doctor’s surgery, pharmacy, church and public houses including the Barrel O’ Beer known for good food in the area. The prestigious Colyton Grammar School is 3 miles away and is known in the area for its good reputation.

There are railway stations at Axminster (7 miles) and Honiton (8 miles) both with London to Waterloo service. The university and Cathedral city of Exeter is in easy reach along with Taunton, the county town of Somerset. Seaton is the closest town (1 mile) which provides a Tesco superstore. The property is well situated to explore the East Devon coastline with the historic resort of Lyme Regis and Sidmouth, both within easy reach. There are golf courses at Seaton, Sidmouth, Lyme Regis and Honiton plus sailing and boating available along the coast including boat hire from Beer.


PROPERTY
Two-storey period property comprising on ground floor a lock-up shop premises which was previously used as a hairdressers. The property is connected to mains electricity, sewage and has gas central heating. Bedroom 1, the en-suite and the bathroom have underfloor heating. The shop premises is alarmed.

RETAIL UNIT
N.I.A of 21.14 Sq M (227 Sq Ft) with display window of 4.96m x 1.95m (16’3 x 6’4). Door to outside. Shop frontage of 6.32m (20’7).

RESIDENTIAL APARTMENT
Entrance via ground floor. French UPVC double glazed doors into a modern kitchen of 3.48m x 2.62m (11’42 x 8’59) with wall and base cupboards and quartz worksurface. Electric NEF oven and NEF halogen hob with matching black cooker extractor hood. Skylights. Spotlights. Contemporary style grey radiators. Ceramic
tiled floor. Leading through into:-

Sitting/dining room 6.18m x 2.85m (20’28 x 9’35) with ceramic tiled floor. Inset Contura wood burning stove. Spotlights. Insulation for wall mounted TV. Contemporary style grey radiators. Oak sliding door into shop. Blocked doorway leading through to the staircase to first and second floors.

First floor:
landing with cove ceiling and oak veneer doors to rooms.

Bedroom 2 3.73m x 3.61m (12’24 x 11’84) to front overlooking Fore Street. UPVC double glazed sash windows to front with dual aspect. Built in cupboard. Cove ceiling.

Bedroom 3 3.28m x 2.95m (10’76 x 9.68) with UPVC window overlooking the courtyard. Built in cupboard plus an airing cupboard housing the Worcester gas boiler. Cove ceiling.

Bedroom 4/study 2.41m x 2.38m (7’91 x 7’81) with UPVC double glazed sash window to front. Cove ceiling. Modern white bathroom suite of close coupled WC, panelled bath with shower over. Hung wash hand basin. UPVC double glazed frosted window to rear. Extractor fan.

Second floor:
Bedroom 1 6.30m x 4.33m (20’67 x 14’21) with UPVC double glazed windows overlooking the courtyard. Access to roof voids. Limited eave height in part. En-suite shower room with a modern white suite of close coupled WC, hung wash hand basin and tiled double shower cubicle. Extractor fan. Frosted UPVC double glazed window to rear. Oak veneer door. Spotlights. Cove ceiling.


OUTSIDE
Side access alley laid to concrete with room for a log store and bins. Courtyard laid to concrete and brick with a flower and shrub border of railway sleepers. Rear store of brick and stone elevations with a slate roof. Previously used as an outside privy and now converted into a utility room of 2.83m x 2.27m (9’28 x 7’45) with plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Space for American style fridge. Wall and base units. Concrete floor.

TENURE & POSESSION
Freehold. The adjoining property being Post Cottage has a right of way through the rear courtyard down the side alley onto Fore Street.

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