ULWELL ROAD, SWANAGE

£875,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
Wyke Lodge is an exceptionally fine detached chalet style house with a particular focus on natural light, offering immaculately presented, contemporary and versatile family accommodation. Standing in a popular residential position near the northern outskirts of Swanage it is approximately one and a half miles from the town centre yet within easy reach of open country and the beach via Shep’s Hollow.

Thought to have originally been constructed around the turn of the 20th Century and extended in more recent times, the property stands in attractive grounds and enjoys views of the Purbeck Hills and across the town to Swanage Bay in the distance.

Swanage lies at the Eastern tip of the Isle of Purbeck delightfully situated between the Purbeck Hills. It has a fine, safe, sandy beach, and is an attractive mixture of old stone cottages and more modern properties, all of which blend in well with the peaceful surroundings. To the South is Durlston Country Park renowned for being the gateway to the Jurassic Coast and World Heritage Coastline.

The entrance porch leads to the hall and welcomes you to Wyke Lodge. Leading off is the generous dual aspect living room with views over the garden to adjoining farmland, feature fireplace and glazed door opening to the morning room, which in turn leads to rear garden and patio. The stylish modern kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of contemporary units with contrasting worktops, breakfast bar, integrated appliances and range style oven. There are two further spacious reception rooms and a good sized study making an ideal home office, an important work/life balance today. A utility room and shower room complete the ground floor accommodation.

Living Room 61.9m x 4.27m (20'4" x 14')

Sitting Room 4.42m x 3.79m (14'6" x 12'5")

Dining Room 4.41m excl bay x 3.78m (14'6" excl bay x 12'5")

Morning Room 4.88m x 2.37m (16' x 7'9")

Study 3.25m x 2.82m (10'8" x 9'3")

Kitchen 4.72m x 3.62m (15'6" x 11'10")

Utility

Shower Room

On the first floor there are six double bedrooms; the master is exceptionally spacious and has views over adjacent farmland to the Purbeck Hills. Bedrooms two and three each have have views across the town to Swanage Bay in the distance and bedroom four has a pleasant southerly aspect. The family bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite with over bath shower.

Bedroom 1 5.4m x 3.75m (17'9" x 12'3")

Bedroom 2 4.07m x 3.74m (13'4" x 12'3")

Bedroom 3 4.27m x 3.33m (14' x 10'11")

Bedroom 4 4.11m x 2.39m (13'6" x 7'10")

Bedroom 5 3.71m x 2.75m (12'2" x 9')

Bedroom 6 3.68m x 2.75m (12'1" x 9')

Bathroom

Outside, the easily maintained garden surrounds the property on all sides. There are grassed sections with mature shrubs and a wide paved patio area at the rear which enjoys the afternoon/evening sun and gives views over the adjacent farmland. There is off road parking for 2 vehicles, a workshop which could create an ideal studio or home gym and access from the rear garden to the basement.

SERVICES All mains services connected.

COUNCIL TAX Band G - £3,609.21 for 2020/2021.

VIEWING By appointment only through Corbens, 01929 422284. The postcode for this property is BH19 1QU.

Property Ref ULW1348

Arrange viewing 01929 288149

Corbens Estate Agents

41 Station Road, Swanage, Dorset

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