Bowes Lyon Place, Poundbury, Dorchester, DT1

For Sale ££325,000 Guide

Key Features

Vendor suited
Exclusive to over 70s
Retirement Living Plus development with on-site restaurant
Large covered balcony

About This Property

First floor age exclusive apartment with LARGE COVERED BALCONY within Retirement Living Plus development. Vendor suited.

This charming 1st floor apartment is situated in the heart of Poundbury adjacent to Queen Mother Square and enjoys a private rear balcony running the width of the apartment. On entrance to the apartment you are greeted by a spacious entrance hall providing access to the principle rooms. The sitting/ dining room is an open plan reception area with focal electric fireplace and doors opening to the rear balcony. The kitchen is accessed from the dining area and is well equipped with integrated fridge/ freezer, electric oven, hob, and slim line dishwasher as well as a range of floor and wall mounted units. An electrically operated sash window overlooks the balcony. The master bedroom benefits from a most useful walk in wardrobe with shelving and hanging space. Doors provide direct access from the master bedroom to the balcony. The second bedroom has a large sash style window overlooking the balcony and is currently utilised as an additional reception space/ study. The apartment also benefits from a wet-room with walk in shower, WC and pedestal sink as well as a most useful separate WC and basin.
Bowes Lyon Court is a prestigious development constructed in late 2016 by multi award-winning retirement homes specialist McCarthy and Stone and occupies a commanding position in the heart of Poundbury on Queen Mother Square. This is a Retirement Living Plus development exclusively for those aged over 70. Bowes Lyon Court offers the level of freedom needed to maintain your independence for longer in your own home, and live retirement to the full.
It’s so easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Bowes Lyon Court; there are always plenty of regular activities to choose from including; an art and craft group, fitness classes, there is something for everyone there is
certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can ‘dip in and out’ of activities as they wish. There is an on-site Estates Team and in House manager so residents will receive flexible, consistent support and care, where required, in their own home. All the external property maintenance including gardening and window cleaning is taken care of. In addition to privately owned luxury apartments the development also offers beautiful social spaces such as a club lounge, a table service restaurant serving a varied and affordable three course daily lunch, café lounge, billiards room, library, orangery, function room as well as a salon and guest suite where visiting family and friends can be accommodated for a small charge. For added peace of mind, the apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call system and an on-site Estates Manager and Staff providing day-to-day support and delivering care and domiciliary assistance from flexible packages.


Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage.
Lease remaining approximately 119 years
Ground rent: approximately £510.00 p/a
Service charge: approximately £10, 628 p/a

Poundbury is a unique urban development influenced and overseen by Charles, Prince of Wales, reflecting his vision of new communities in the 21st century. There are numerous amenities within walking distance of Bowes Lyon court including Waitrose, the Duchess of Cornwall Hotel and restaurant, dentists, a medical centre, and a mature woodland park.

A rear balcony runs the width of the apartment and provides an ideal sitting/ dining space. Parking can been found in the underground carpark and on street parking in the vicinity is largely unrestricted.
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