Middlemarsh Street, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1

Guide price

Bedrooms: 1
Located on the outskirts of the sought after development of Poundbury is this one bedroom purpose built apartment offered for sale in an over 55s development. The property enjoys well presented accommodation comprising a generous dual aspect 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

SituationPoundbury 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.

AccommodationFleur de Lis is a managed block of 29 prestigious retirement properties. The building which was constructed in 1998 has double-glazed units, economy electric heating, emergency careline facilities, a security entry phone system, lift and stairs to all floors, a communal residents lounge and landscaped garden to enjoy some outside space during the warmer weather. There is also a guest suite on site, which is bookable in advance.

Communal Entrance HallThis 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 5

EntranceVia a door to:

HallwayEntrance is gained via a hallway that offers a wall mounted electric heater, coving and a generous storage cupboard with shelving that houses the hot water tank. Doors lead to:

Sitting Room (5.87m x 3.23m (19'03" x 10'07"))A lovely dual aspect room with plentiful natural light gained via windows to both the front and side. The room offers a wall mounted electric heater, coving and both telephone and television points. A set of double doors lead to:

Kitchen (2.46m x 2.29m (8'01" x 7'06"))The kitchen is well appointed, fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with roll top work surface over. There is a stainless steel 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 and offers a side aspect window that provides the room with natural light.

Bedroom (4.83m x 2.74m (15'10" x 9'0"))The double bedroom enjoys generous dimensions and is well appointed, offering two fitted double wardrobes. There is a wall mounted electric heater and a front aspect window that provides the room with natural light.

BathroomThe bathroom is fully tiled and offers a suite comprising a low level wc, a pedestal wash hand basin and a panel enclosed bath with shower attachment.

OutsideThere 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 NotesThere is an annual Manco charge of £225

Please note that some of the photographs shown are of the communal areas.

Please be advised that additional fees may be incurred for items such as leasehold packs.

ServicesMains electricity, water and drainage are connected.

Local AuthoritiesDorset Council

County Hall

Colliton Park




Tel: We are advised that the council tax band is C

ViewingsStrictly by appointment with the sole agents:

Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 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.
01305 458008

Parkers - Poundbury

24 Peverell Avenue West, Poundbury, Dorchester, Dorset

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