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Cedar Creek Real Estate Licensed in Virginia and West Virginia 2300 Stroneride Road Winchester, VA 22601 540-667-1130
This really cool chalet is situated on the mountaintop, in Ritter's Hidden Valley.  The owner has just recently made nice improvements to the property.  New foundation posts have been installed, in concrete footings, all the way around. New T-111 wood skirting has been placed around the foundation.  A new pressure treated deck has been added to the front of the cabin, with a hose connection installed.  A new screened, covered deck has been added to the rear of the house with screening under the floor boards, keeping out unwanted pests.  Sliding doors have been installed, leading to the rear porch.  The windows have been replaced on the front of the cabin.   A new roof, featuring architectural shingles, has been installed, along with new skylights and guttering.  The kitchen cabinets, countertop and sink are new.  An addition to the outbuilding has been done, keeping the wood dry for the woodstove.  The exterior of the cabin and outbuilding was just painted with high quality Sikkens Paint.  10 trees surrounding the cabin have been removed, to prevent possible damage from fallen trees.  Several dumploads of shale has been added to the driveway to cut down on the sandy soil from being tracked into the cabin.  This chalet was built in 1983.  There are two bedrooms (one in loft) and a full bath.  The vaulted livingroom features a woodstove, enough to heat the entire cabin during cold winter nights.  There is also electric baseboard heat.  Total finished square footage is 864 sq.ft.  The exterior of the cabin is T-111 wood siding (painted), along with the architecturally shingled roof.  The property features it's own septic system, with a cistern as it's water source.  The lot size is 5 acres.  This mountaintop lot lies fairly level, slightly tiering down in the rear, with some very interesting rock outcroppings.  The community, Ritter's Hidden Valley, offers some very nice amenities;  you can hunt, fish in the community fishing lake, swim from the beach in the swimming lake, take advantage of the picnic pavilion, the playground or the tennis court.  There are 20 miles of road in which to enjoy your ATV riding.  There is no HOA, but road and park maintenance dues apply (approximately $350 annually). Annual taxes to Hampshire County are $359.  The price is $139,000, The MLS# is HS7891083. Ask for more photos. Directions to the property:   From Capon Bridge, drive Rt.50W towards Romney, for 2 miles.  Make a left on Dillons Run Road.  Drive 3.5 miles to the entrance of Ritter's Hidden Valley on your left.  You will enter on Louden Drive. At the 1st fork, stay right to continue on Louden.  At the bottom of the hill, make a left onto Old Mill Road.  Drive .3 mile, make a right over the 1st concrete bridge, onto High Cliff Dr.  Drive to the top of High Cliff.  Make a left onto Ritter Drive.  Make a sharp right turn to continue on Ritter (not Halderman).  Watch for the property on your left, about .30 mile ahead.  The address is nailed to a tree.  #615.  There is no real estate sign posted.  The physical address is 615 Ritter Drive, Capon Bridge, WV 26711.  You won't find this one on your GPS.