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The WellhouseHarcombe, Lyme Regis and surrounding villages

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Situated 100 metres from Wellhayes Barn, the beautifully restored and extended Wellhouse is set in 15 acres of shared grounds with a lake, stream and woodland, located near Lyme Regis in West Dorset. The Wellhouse features an architect designed, 70m square extension with contemporary open plan kitchen and living space, designed and built by award winning furniture designer James Verner.
This tranquil haven occupies an elevated position and boasts magnificent views over the south facing large terrace and lawn to the hills of East Devon and beyond. Located at the end of a bumpy, secluded track leading over a stream to the tranquil lake, providing a wonderful space to unwind and relax with hammocks strewn between the trees.
After exploring the world heritage site of the Jurassic Coast with its first class sailing and water sports, mountain and road biking and walking, merely a stone’s through from the front door, guests can return back to this serene setting and relax with a glass of wine whilst watching the local wildlife; ranging from dragonflies, ducks, herons, moorhens and even the occasional cormorant.
A complimentary welcome hamper awaits you on arrival.

Overview

FreezerFridgeGarden furniture Gas hob & Electric ovenParkingWiFiDog-friendly DishwasherGround Floor BedroomLog Burner / Open FireTelevision with FreeviewWashing Machine Within walking distance to pub

Layout

Ground Floor

Enter via the entrance hall with its contemporary plank and muntin screen.
To the left is the twin bedroom with 3' zip and link beds (can convert to a 6' double upon request) and cloakroom.
To the right you will find the study, utility room including renewables hub and entrance to the contemporary extension.
Well serviced by a large kitchen complete with twin electric oven with gas hob, larder fridge, separate freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
The dining and sitting area both have stunning views across the terrace to the lake and countryside beyond.

First floor

The first floor is accessed via bespoke open tread stairs made from scrubbed weathered timber. There is a handrail but no bannisters.
At the top of the stairs there is a large landing which is a wonderful quiet space from which to to read, admire the view or just sit in quiet contemplation.
Leading on to a double bedroom with a 5' bed and views overlooking the lake and adjacent bathroom.
In addition, a further double bedroom with a 5' bed with a private deck and an adjacent bathroom with free standing bath.

Outside

Terrace with garden furniture and barbecue. Set within 15 acres of shared woodland and pasture with its own private lake.
Ample parking for up to four vehicles.

Need to know

The central heating and hot water is provided via the wood burning boiler stove, solar thermal panels on the roof and an electric immersion element.
Access the the Wellhouse is via a rough, secluded track which is not suitable for sports cars.
Parents, please be aware, this property contains many bespoke features which may require supervision of children.

Surrounding local area

Visit the market town of Lyme Regis. The town lies in Lyme Bay, on the English Channel coast at the Dorset–Devon border. It is nicknamed "The Pearl of Dorset." The town is noted for the fossils found in the cliffs and beaches, which are part of the Heritage Coast, known commercially as the Jurassic Coast a World Heritage Site.

There are numerous places to visit within the area Dinosaur Land Fossil Museum, Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium, and Lyme Regis Nature Museum to name a few.

Seaton Tram Railway operates several events throughout the year and is within easy distance.

Forde Abbey Park and Gardens along with Bicton Park Botanical Gardens are both a lovely day out for all the family.

Discover Hardy Country and walk the Hardy Trail.

Lyme Regis Golf course is within easy reach and welcome visitors of all abilities.
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Welcome hamper included

A complimentary hamper will be awaiting you on your arrival containing milk, tea, fresh coffee, bread, butter, eggs, juice, wine and cheese, along with other essential items to prepare a light snack or breakfast. There may be some regional variations.

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