17 Ridwood is situated in a cul-de-sac position within a small development of properties built in the 1950 s of traditional construction. The apartment now incorporates an outside store which has given a study/box room, living room with stone fireplace and wood burner, UPVC sealed unit double glazed windows, gas connection should central heating be required and it is need of some modernization. Benefits include private rear garden and hardstanding providing off road parking for 2 vehicles.
There is a private rear garden which is mainly laid to lawn with large timber storage shed, while at the front of the property there is a recessed hardstanding which provides off road parking for 2 vehicles.
This is a former Local Authority property to which Section 157 of the Housing Act 1985 applies. A purchaser must have lived or worked in the county of Dorset for the preceding three years. Consent may be considered if a purchaser intends using the property as their principal residence and subject to a formal application to Magna Housing Association.
Ridwood is a very well located on the favoured south side of the village, very close to local amenities and just a short distance from the beach at Seatown. Chideock is a very popular and picturesque village with its centre principally made up of period houses and thatched cottages for which the area is well known. There are excellent local amenities including shop/newsagents, public houses, parish church and village hall. The immediate locality is designated as being of one Outstanding Natural Beauty and there are numerous walking opportunities almost on the doorstep. The beautiful World Heritage coastline is within one mile at Seatown where there is access to the beach and Dorset s Spectacular Cliff and Coastal walks through land largely owned or controlled by the National Trust. The Georgian market town of Bridport is 10 minutes driving distance providing comprehensive facilities together with a leisure centre and twice weekly market. The historic resort of Lyme Regis is about 15 minutes driving distance to the west. Axminster is just beyond with a main line rail service to London and the West Country.
From Bridport proceed along the A35 for about 3 miles into Chideock. On reaching the Church, turn immediately left signed Seatown. Continue along this lane for a few hundred yards and turn right into Ridwood. Follow the road for about 60 metres before turning right into the cul-de-sac.