Benefiting from its own self-contained entrance and large private adjoining gardens - a very spacious ground floor apartment. It is one of only 2 which were built in 1963 by a well-known local builder, Rosamond, for his own occupation and ownership has been passed to his son. The property is not an apartment in the usual sense as it very much feels like a bungalow with a higher neighbour. The good sized accommodation principally faces west and features a large 'L' shaped sitting/dining room with open fireplace, study/sun lounge, fitted kitchen with electric oven, electric ceramic hob and cooker hood, 2 double bedrooms with extensive wardrobes, cloakroom and bathroom with 2nd WC. There is also a useful large entrance passage, utility/store room and studio/workshop. Improvements include oil fired central heating (boiler replaced in May 2017), UPVC sealed unit windows and cavity wall insulation.
There is also parking, a garage and sunny private gardens.
Driveway (shared with first floor apartment) leading to parking and
GARAGE Up & over door. Power & light plus outside lights.
The attractive and well stocked gardens extend to the south, west and north comprising areas of lawn, a range of shrubs and a large sheltered paved terrace with 2 Timber Sheds.
The property occupies a private, peaceful and tucked away position within the popular village of Shipton Gorge. It is a delightful and peaceful West Dorset village in a beautiful area known as the 'Bride Valley' which is highly sought-after. The village has won several 'West Dorset Best Small Village' awards in recent years. It is an active community and amenities include a public house, church and village hall together with playing fields and is served by high speed fibre broadband. The immediate locality is designated as being one of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the beautiful World Heritage Coast is within only a few miles at Burton Bradstock.
The nearby village of Burton Bradstock also has a range of amenities plus bathing beaches, whilst the thriving market town of Bridport is within only a few miles offering excellent business, professional, shopping and leisure facilities. The nearby A35 provides fast road links to Dorchester, the County town of Dorset and Weymouth - both of which have main line rail services to London.