Chideock, Dorset £440,000

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Bedrooms: 4

An imposing detached home, minutes from the beach, with extensive grounds totalling 0.4 acres. Kitchen/breakfast room, utility, cloakroom, sitting room, dining room, 4 bedrooms and a bathroom. Gardens. EPC Band D.


Windy Ridge occupies a prime position in the popular and picturesque village of Chideock, close to the beach. The village has two public houses, guest houses, a convenience store/post office, two churches and access to the spectacular Jurassic coast through the adjoining village of Seatown. The whole area is much loved by avid ramblers and equine enthusiasts offering an unrivalled variety of coastal and inland bridleways and footpaths. Three miles to the east the vibrant market town of Bridport offers a wider range of shops, services and amenities including a leisure centre, secondary schooling and a number of supermarkets. This vibrant market town has twice weekly markets as well as regular farmers' and vintage markets and offers a surprising range of independent quirky and artisan local shops. The town has a thriving music, arts and literary community, hosting the Bridport Literary Festival and offering a wealth of events to add to the diary. Seven miles to the west is the historic coastal town of Lyme Regis and Axminster is nine miles to the east providing a mainline railway service to London.


Windy Ridge is a detached home built in 1952 and is of rendered elevations beneath a tiled roof. The property offers light and airy, well-proportioned rooms, many with dual aspects that make the most of the semi-rural setting. The accommodation comprises of a sitting room with open fire, formal dining room, farmhouse style kitchen/ breakfast room, utility room and a cloakroom on the ground floor. On the first floor there are four bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property benefits from UPVC double glazing and has a recently fitted bathroom, new gas fired central heating and a new kitchen. The house will require some cosmetic updating in places. Windy Ridge sits in a large and slightly elevated plot totalling approximately 0.4 of an acre on the fringes of the village and within minutes of the beach.


The property is approached from the lane via a private driveway which sweeps around to the side and rear of the property where there is ample parking and a detached garage. The gardens measure approximately 0.4 of an acre and are principally laid to level lawn bordered by mature trees and flowers. Both the house and gardens enjoy rural views. The garage (14ft x 8ft) has a metal up and over door and to the side is an open front store measuring 18ft x 8ft.


Strictly by appointment only through Bridport Stags. Call 01308 428000


All mains services are connected.


Web Find: 53337


From Bridport take the A35 heading west to Chideock. Proceed into the village and after passing the village shop take the left hand turning towards Seatown. Follow along this road and to the right taking the first turning on the right into Ridwood. The driveway to the property is immediately on the right hand side.


West Dorset District Council
Stratton House
58-60 High West Street
01305 251010

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