South Street, Bridport


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 1
A newly refurbished 1 bedroom ground floor apartment, located in a popular age-restricted development in Bridport town centre. South-facing aspect. Residents parking, excellent communal facilities and 24 hour care line. EPC Band C.


4 Folly Mill Lodge is a well proportioned apartment located on the ground floor of one of Bridport's most sought-after developments for residents aged over 60, which has recently undergone a significant programme of redecoration and refurbishment. As a result, the accommodation is comfortable and stylish throughout with a wealth of natural light, owing to a south-facing aspect, and excellent features including a refurbished electric fireplace, attractive kitchen and bathroom fittings and built in wardrobes in the bedroom.

From the well-kept communal hallway, the front door to the apartment opens into a wide, welcoming entrance hall with a large cupboard. From here the rest of the accommodation can be accessed including the comfortable, light sitting/dining room, a fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, a generous double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a well appointed shower room with a modern suite comprising a large shower cubicle, WC and wash hand basin.


Folly Mill Lodge rates highly amongst the age-restricted developments in Bridport, owing to its enviable position on South Street and therefore at the heart of the town centre with easy, level access to a broad variety of amenities. The development was completed to a very high specification and includes a lift to all floors, a well furnished residents' lounge, where regular events are held, a guest suite, communal laundry room, an attractive residents sun terrace and residents' parking (subject to availability). A part-time lodge manager is employed, and each apartment also benefits from a 24 hour care line.


Leasehold. The remainder of a 125 year lease from 2004. Service charge £2157 per year. Ground rent £385 per year. Management company Millstream Management Services Ltd.

Please be aware that this is an age-restricted property available to over 60s only.


Folly Mill Lodge is ideally situated in the heart of the town centre in South Street, close to Bucky Doo Square and the Town Hall. All the town's excellent amenities, including shops, businesses, Arts Centre, church and library are close to hand. Bridport is well known for its popular twice weekly market and other facilities including health centre, hospital, dentists, leisure centre with swimming pool and a local bus service. Within only a short distance from the property are a number of attractive riverside walks and access to open meadows.

The popular coastal resort of West Bay is only about 1.5 miles to the south, where there is an attractive harbour, bathing beaches and an 18-hole golf course. The beautiful coastline has recently been declared a World Heritage site. Dorchester, the County town of Dorset, is about 15 miles with a main line rail service to London, Waterloo.

Council Tax Band C.


Mains water, electricity and drainage. Electric heating.


Strictly by appointment with Stags Bridport office, telephone 01308 428000.


From Bridport town hall proceed along South Street and Folly Mill Lodge can be found on the left-hand side by the turning into Folly Mill Lane.

Arrange viewing 01308 301006

Stags - Bridport

29 South Street, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3NR

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