Weare Close, Portland


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
The Real Estate Bureau are delighted to offer 'Longcroft', a substantial detached house situated in an elevated position in the cul-de-sac of Weare Close and enjoying panoramic sea and coastal views over Chesil Beach, Lyme Bay and Portland Harbour. The spacious accommodation has been extended by the current owners, by way of a stunning loft conversion, providing the master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and an amazing lounge area to sit and enjoy the breathtaking views over Chesil Beach and Lyme Bay. The beautifully presented living space also offers a large double aspect lounge/dining room, spacious kitchen, four further bedrooms, shower room and a family bathroom. Externally, there is a substantial terraced garden with many areas to enjoy the views, including a truly unique nautically themed summerhouse, 'The Ark'. Additionally, there is a large integral garage/workshop and off-street parking. This unique property is in close proximity of the coastal path and direct access down to Chesil Cove.


Front door to:

Entrance Vestibule

PVCu double glazed front door to:

Entrance Hall

A spacious open hall, part currently being used as a home office/study. Radiator. Built-in storage cupboard. Personnel door to garage and doors to:

Bedroom 1

12' 8'' x 11' 5'' (3.86m x 3.48m)

PVCu double glazed window to front. Radiator.

Bedroom 2

12' 8'' x 8' 11'' (3.86m x 2.72m)

PVCu double glazed window to front. Radiator.

Family Bathroom

Suite comprising corner bath, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Radiator. PVCu double glazed window.

First Floor Landing

A bright, open landing with door giving access to the rear garden. Built-in cupboard. Doors to:

Lounge/Dining Room

23' 0'' x 11' 11'' (7.01m x 3.63m)

A bright and spacious double aspect room with amazing views over Lyme Bay and Chesil Beach from the front aspect window. PVCu double glazed French doors open from the dining area to the patio terrace. A contemporary open tread staircase provides access to the second floor Master Bedroom suite.


13' 8'' x 12' 9'' (4.16m x 3.88m)

Another spacious room with an extensive range of base and wall mounted cupboards and drawers with rolled edge work surfaces and tiled surrounds. Double bowl stainless steel sink unit. Space for range style cooker. Plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher. Radiator. PVCu double glazed window with views over Lyme Bay & Chesil Beach.

Bedroom 3

10' 6'' x 9' 5'' (3.20m x 2.87m)

PVCu double glazed window to front with sea views. Radiator.

Bedroom 4

9' 4'' x 8' 0'' (2.84m x 2.44m)

PVCu double glazed window to rear. Radiator. Built-in wardrobe/cupboards

Shower Room

Modern suite comprising corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled wc. Complementary ceramic tiled walls and floor. Under floor heating. Heated towel rail. PVCu double glazed window.

Second Floor Landing

Storage cupboard. Door to:

Viewing Lounge

16' 2'' x 12' 0'' sloping ceilings (4.92m x 3.65m)

With four large roof windows this is an amazing room to just sit, relax and enjoy the wonderful, panoramic views over Lyme Bay, Chesil Beach, Portland Harbour and the South Dorset Downs. Door to:

Master Bedroom

12' 1'' x 10' 5'' (3.68m x 3.17m)

Large roof window offering panoramic views over Lyme Bay and Chesil Beach. Walk in wardrobe (restricted height). Door to:

En-Suite Bathroom

Modern suite comprising bath, shower cubicle, wash hand basin and close coupled wc. Heated towel rail. Roof window.

Outside - Front

To the front is a drive and hard-standing for two vehicles and leads to:


23' 6'' x 11' 8'' approx (7.16m x 3.55m)

With up and over door, light and power. Personnel door to living accommodation.

Rear Garden

The large, terraced garden ascends from the wide South facing patio to above the roof tops of Fortuneswell, via a robust timber staircase and slab steps. The garden contains numerous fruit trees and a mix of cultivated and wild areas with useful spaces including a terraced seating area with stepping stones to a children's beach hut.

The Ark

The top of the garden unusually features a 'Shipwrecked Ark' that nestles into the hillside and enjoys the most spectacular views. This nautical summerhouse appeared on the Channel Four series "George Clarke's Amazing Spaces" in 2016. With numerous features 'The Ark' is great place to relax and has many potential uses.

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The Real Estate Bureau

3 Easton Street, Portland, Dorset

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