Strongate Lane, Salwayash, Bridport


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An exciting development opportunity with outline planning permission for a single dwelling in an edge of village location. Outline planning permission for a single bungalow/chalet style property. Additional 0.5 of an acre available by separate negotiation.


An exciting and unique development opportunity located on the edge of this popular West Dorset village. Outline planning permission has been approved for a single residential bungalow or chalet-style dwelling which will benefit from far-reaching views across the Marshwood Vale.

The site currently comprises a yard with an open fronted agricultural barn (to be demolished to make way for the dwelling) and a stone and block built outbuilding, which will be retained as garaging/storage for the new property. There is direct access to the site via a five-bar gate from the public road, and the plot adjoins open farmland with glorious, far-reaching views of the vale towards the sea.

Outline planning permission is in place (reference WD/D/19/000661) to build a substantial bungalow or chalet-style home with a net footprint of around 1365 sqft, giving an exciting opportunity for a new owner to design and build a unique home tailored to their individual needs, subject to full planning permission for their plans being approved.


The property is situated within the popular West Dorset village of Salwayash which is located just 2 miles to the north of Bridport, less than 10 minutes' drive to the town centre. Amenities within the village include a highly regarding primary school, church, pub and village hall, with a broad range of shopping, leisure and cultural facilities to suit all tastes available in Bridport, including a twice weekly street market, Arts Centre, independent and national retailers, leisure centre and a choice of supermarkets. The area is designated as one of Outstanding Natural Beauty with fantastic country walks close to the property. The Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site at West Bay is within easy reach.


Additional land amounting to approximately 0.5 of an acre immediately adjoining the plot is available by separate negotiation. Guide price £25,000.

A condition of the outline planning approval is that the dwelling shall not exceed one storey in height and any first floor accommodation shall be accommodated in the roof space.


We understand that mains water and electricity are in place in the outbuilding to be retained but are not currently connected. Mains drainage connection available nearby.


Please contact Stags Bridport office, telephone 01308 428000.


From Bridport follow the B3162 towards Salwayash and leave the town. Continue on this road to Salwayash and the property can be found on the left after approximately 2.5 miles.

Arrange viewing 01308 301006

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