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3 bed bungalow for sale

£469,500 Guide price

Venlake, Uplyme, Lyme Regis DT7

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Property features

  • Super Country Views
  • Bright and Sunny Accommodation
  • Generous Living Space with Fabulous Kitchen/Dining Room and 2 Sitting Areas
  • Utility
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom and Shower Room
  • Good Sized Garden
  • Full Width Balcony
  • Parking for 3 Cars

Property description

Renovated and remodelled to A very high standard

A quietly situated village house recently transformed into A beautiful home

Excellent country views

An imaginative renovation project has transformed a traditional cottage style chalet bungalow into a beautiful contemporary home with spacious light and bright accommodation.

The house has been comprehensively refurbished and remodelled with considerable flair and style taking care to provide modern amenities whilst retaining the original character Excellent quality materials and attention to detail are an important feature.

Woonsocket is situated in a picturesque lane close to the centre of the village yet well away from busy main roads. Particularly attractive are the views to the rear over the village playing fields to the Lym Valley and Woodhouse Hill. Also within easy access are nearby footpaths and quiet country lanes to enjoy.

Uplyme is a popular East Devon village with a thriving local community and a good range of facilities including a post office and general store at the petrol station, excellent village hall, primary school, public house, parish church, tennis courts, cricket and football clubs etc. The Jurassic Coast at Lyme Regis is some 1.5 miles and inland at Axminster (about 5 miles) is a main line railway station.

The Accommodation Comprises

Ground Floor

UPVC double glazed front door to

Front Sitting Room

About 14'10 (4.52m) overall x 13' (3.96m)
(which opens into the Kitchen/Dining Room and rear sitting area with extensive balcony taking in the lovely views)
Brick fireplace with 'Invicta' woodburning stove on slate hearth, stairs to first floor, solid oak floor, uPVC double glazed windows (fitted throughout)

Kitchen/Dining Room

20' x 18'4 (6.10m x 5.59m) (super country views)
An impressive space with glazed roof above the dining area and full width folding doors to balcony, oak floor, radiator.
Kitchen area with handmade units with 'marble' composite worktops, butlers sink on brick stand with inset wine rack, 'Rangemaster' cooking range with induction electric hob, double oven and grill, 'Hotpoint' dishwasher, fitted shelving, wall tiling.

Rear Sitting Area

12'4 x 9' (3.76m x 2.74m) + Study recess (views)
With feature Victorian style lantern light, radiator, double french doors to balcony.

Inner Lobby

With oak floor, door to Shower Room and 2 large fitted cupboards - 1 with shelving, worktop and space for washing machine and dryer, the second cupboard is for storage and also houses the 'Baxi' gas CH boiler.
Stripped pine original door to

Shower Room

With large shower cubicle, hand basin and W.C., oak floor, ladder style radiator, extractor.

Bedroom 3

11' x 9'8 (3.35m x 2.95m)
With stripped pine original door and pine floorboards, brick fireplace with slate hearth, radiator, book/display shelving.

First Floor

Stairs with stripped pine treads and carpet runner, the first floor has pine flooring throughout.


Bedroom 1

12'6 x 11'10 (3.81m x 3.61m) + dormer window
A bright through room with dormer window and Velux rooflight with country views, eaves storage, radiator.


With Victorian style roll topped bath with mixer taps, handset shower attachment and a daisy-head drench shower above the bath and curtain, porcelain hand basin on painted timber base with composite 'marble' top, mixer tap, W.C., radiator, dado panelling, extractor.

Bedroom 2

17'4 x 9'2 (5.28m x 2.79m) narrowing to 8'2 (2.49m) + dormer window
A sunny through room with excellent country views, exposed roof truss, 2 fitted hanging rails, 2 radiators, sloping ceilings, eaves storage.


To the front is a concreted parking area for up to 3 cars with a lawned garden with herbaceous beds and a beech hedge to the lane side boundary.

To the side is a pathway and steps, leading to the rear garden with timber enclosed flower beds and steps up to


With timber decked floor and timber and glass balustrade and clad externally with wisteria and clematis.

The good sized rear garden is mainly lawned with shrubs and small trees (including apple trees) and a large greenhouse.

Beneath the house is a useful storage area and a door to the Cellar (limited head height).

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £391,586 Sales 103 Current average value £418,994 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,082 ▲ 1.97%

Property value data/graphs for DT7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £542,356 £335 3.7 £546,737
Semi-detached £333,802 £329 3.1 £334,133
Terraced £328,084 £356 2.8 £255,556
Flats £244,256 £394 2.1 £217,230

Current asking prices in DT7

Average: £418,531
Avg. current asking prices in DT7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £259,460
Flats £213,988
- -
All £213,988

Current asking rents in DT7

Average: £719 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DT7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £735 pcm
- - -
Flats £598 pcm
£750 pcm
- - -
All £598 pcm
£742 pcm
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Fun facts for DT7

Highest value in DT7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Rhode Lane £866,438
Woodhouse Lane £707,541
Somers Road £694,438
Somer Fields £667,479
Timber Hill £663,251
Highest turnover in DT7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Somers Road 52.9%
Springhead Road 46.2%
Old Home Farm 42.3%
Yawl Crescent 36.4%
Charmouth Close 33.3%

What Zoopla users think of Uplyme

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 77%

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  • currently 4.5 stars
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  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Axminster (3.6 miles)
  • Honiton (10.8 miles)
  • Crewkerne (12.4 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (19.9 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (46.0 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (48.7 miles)
  • Exmouth Ferry Landing (21.9 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (22.4 miles)
  • Topsham Ferry Landing (22.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Mrs Ethelston's CofE Primary Academy (0.2 miles)
  • St Michael's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Lyme Regis (1.2 miles)
  • Charmouth Primary School (2.6 miles)
  • Wadham School (13.1 miles)
  • King's College (20.0 miles)
  • Taunton School (21.3 miles)
  • The Woodroffe School (0.6 miles)
  • Axe Valley Academy (3.7 miles)
  • Colyton Grammar School (4.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,090 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 46,950
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,689 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£151/yr)
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Gas £41 Electricity £48 Estimated energy cost £89/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 14400 kWh/year
Electricity: 3600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

East Devon

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £248 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.


Supply £26 Sewerage £25 Estimated water cost £51 /mo
Water costs explained

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Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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