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£130,000 Mortgage options

1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Middlemarsh Street, Poundbury, Dorchester

£130,000 Mortgage options

1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Middlemarsh Street, Poundbury, Dorchester



Nearest stations

Dorchester West (0.7mi.)
Dorchester South (0.9mi.)

Nearest schools

school icon  The Thomas Hardye School (0.3mi.)
school icon  Damers First School (0.3mi.)
school icon  Dorchester Middle School (0.5mi.)
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Property description

This one bedroom purpose built second floor apartment is situated within an over 55s development located on the outskirts of the sought after development of Poundbury. The property offers accommodation comprising a generous sitting room, a well appointed kitchen and a bathroom. In addition, the apartment benefits from use of the landscaped communal courtyard garden. The apartment is being offered for sale with no forward chain. EPC rating C

Situation - Poundbury is an urban development of the County Town of Dorchester and is Prince Charles's vision of the development of new communities in the 21st century. It is designed to be a sustainable development where it is possible to meet a higher proportion of daily needs on foot, rather than relying upon a car. Within walking distance to the property there are a plethora of amenities including Waitrose, The Duchess of Cornwall Hotel and Restaurant and an ever-growing range of bistros, coffee shops, beauty salons, shops, hairdressers, dentists, medical centre and garden centre. A Monart luxury spa is open in the Royal Pavilion, Queen Mother Square and the Dorset County Hospital is also a short walk away.

Accommodation -

Communal Entrance Hall - This spacious and elegant entrance hall, with the residents' lounge adjacent, is divided into a library area with tea and coffee making facilities and a seating area that can be enjoyed by both residents and their visitors. Cloakrooms, lift and stairs to all floors.

Apartment 28 -

Entrance - Via a door to:

Hallway - Entrance to the apartment is gained via a hallway that houses an airing cupboard with shelving and offers doors to:

Sitting Room - 4.88m x 3.15m (16'0" x 10'04") - A generous sitting room receiving plentiful natural light gained via a front aspect double glazed window. There is a wall mounted electric heater and both telephone and television points. The room offers a set of French doors that lead to:

Kitchen - 2.08m x 2.06m (6'10" x 6'09") - The kitchen is well appointed, fitted with a range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with roll top work surface over. There is a white sink unit with mixer tap and drainer and a selection of integral appliances including an eye level double oven, a fridge freezer and a four ring electric hob with extractor hood over. Space is provided for a washing machine. The room is finished with part tiled walls.

Bedroom - 3.94m x 2.77m (12'11" x 9'01") - The bedroom enjoys generous dimensions and is well appointed, offering a range of fitted wardrobes that provide ample storage solutions. There is wall mounted electric heater and a front aspect double glazed window that provides the room with natural light.

Bathroom - The bathroom is fully tiled and tastefully fitted with a white suite comprising a low level wc, a pedestal wash hand basin and a panel enclosed bath with shower attachment over.

Outside - There is an electric gate into the secure parking area which has a large carport. A path from the parking courtyard leads through the garden to the rear of the building. The garden enjoys sunny and sheltered spot with seating areas.

Agents Notes - There is an Annual Manco charge of £225.
There is an Annual Service charge of approximately £2706 (£1353 for 6 months)
There is an Annual Ground rent of approximately £525 (£262.91 for 6 months)
Please note that some of the photographs shown are of the communal areas.

Services - Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities - Dorset Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ, [use Contact Agent Button]

We are advised that the council tax band is C

Viewings - Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers [use Contact Agent Button]

COVID-19 - Please note that viewings can only be offered to clients in a position to proceed to purchase and are undertaken with strict safety measures in place.

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