Bowes Lyon Court, Poundbury, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1

For Sale ££200,000 Guide

Key Features

Available part furnished
Reduced to sell - vendor suited
No chain
Residents rooms and restaurant

About This Property

A SUPERIOR FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT situated adjacent to Queen Mother Square on Poundbury and overlooking the entrance courtyard to the front of this prestigious development, which includes a residents' restaurant.

Bowes Lyon Court is located in the heart of Poundbury, adjacent to Queen Mother Square, developed by McCarthy and Stone this Retirement Living Plus building comprises 62 one and two bedroom apartments exclusively for those of at least 70 years of age. Facilities for the Residents include a residents lounge and first floor reading room, snooker/billiards room, onsite restaurant with a delivery to room service available, hairdressers & guest suite (some facilities will have additional charges). The retirement plus living allows independent living with a care team available and 24 hour emergency call system and on site estates manager.

This immaculate apartment is a generous size and on the first floor, served by a lift. With underfloor heating throughout the accommodation comprises; entrance hall with double cupboard housing the heating system, sitting / dining room with large sash window affording plenty of natural light and overlooking the courtyard, kitchen with wall and base units with worksurfaces and integrated hob with extractor over, oven, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The double bedroom, overlooking the courtyard, has a built in wardrobe and the shower/wet room is fully tiled and fitted with white sanitary ware suite.

McCarthy and Stone are completely transparent with their service charges for running the development. They do not cover external costs such as council tax, electricity, TV or telephone/broadband. Included is the cost of the estates manger, water and sewage costs, their 24 hour call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, external window cleaning, exterior property maintenance and gardening.

125 year leasehold from January 2018
Service Charge: £3307.76 per half year
Ground Rent: £217.50 per annum

Poundbury is situated on the western edge of Dorchester, the county town of Dorset and is HRH Prince Charles' vision of the development of new communities in the 21st century. In addition to the wide range of facilities available in Dorchester town centre, Poundbury offers amenities including Waitrose, public houses, coffee shops, hairdressing salons, delicatessen and bistro, village store, a variety of other shops and services such as dentists, veterinary practice, garden centre with restaurant and a medical centre. There are two mainline rail stations into Dorchester, one with services to London Waterloo (2½ hrs) and the other to Bristol, cross channel services at Poole, airport at Bournemouth and there is a very effective road network.

Parking in the underground garage is available by arrangement with the Estate Management.

Entrance Hall

Sitting/Dining Room

5.90m x 3.18m (19'4" x 10'5")


2.72m x 2.06m (8'11" x 6'9")

Bedroom One

5.28m x 3.15m (17'4" x 10'4")

Shower/Wet Room

2.13m x 2.03m (7' x 6'8
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