Maumbury Gardens, Dorchester £287,500

Under Offer
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A light, spacious and comfortable two bedroom apartment in the heart of Brewery Square. Purpose built for the over 55’s, this peaceful, top floor apartment would make a lovely home or pied â terre for someone seeking the convenience of a property in the centre of town. The building benefits from a duty manager, a maintenance team, a cafe-lounge, library room, residents roof terrace with views over Dorchester, and secure underground parking.

Signature House Information

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Signature House offers community spaces for all its residents including the Maumbury Cafe Lounge, the Library Room and Hair Salon on the ground floor, and on the top floor, just along the corridor from the apartment, the Hardy Roof Terrace and Conservatory with stunning views across Dorchester. There are regular coffee mornings and group activities for anyone wishing to join. It is possible to arrange an internal cleaning service, catering, laundry and home care should this be required and paid for only as and when the service is used. A handy electric charging bay on the parking level is available to all residents for charging mobility scooters and is located next to the lift. Guest accommodation is available for visiting family and friends and can be pre-booked for a small charge. Lifts are available on all floors. A key fob entry system provides secure access to the main foyer and to the secure underground parking area where there is an allocated parking space.

The apartment

A large box-bay window allows masses of natural light to filter into the spacious sitting/dining room as well as enjoying excellent views across the rooftops. A very well-appointed, stylish kitchen with integral modern appliances, including an eye-level oven, electric hob with extractor over, washing machine, dishwasher and fridge freezer. There is plenty of cupboard space and storage whilst a full-length work surface offers ample space for food preparation. The master bedroom opens onto the balcony providing views of the garden below and space to enjoy a coffee or glass of wine. A further single bedroom offers guest accommodation or office space as preferred and also opens onto the balcony. The master bedroom has a full size en-suite bathroom with bath, WC and hand basin. There is a separate wet-room style shower room with WC, and hand basin. Both bathrooms and the living room have a pull-cord facility which is linked to the 24 hour in-house emergency care line. An inner hallway provides a built-in coat cupboard, airing cupboard and video entry phone system. Services are mains electricity (electric convector heating system) mains water and drainage. Each apartment has its own meter for billing purposes. 125 year lease which started in October 2012. Annual service charge is £3705.54 (Building insurance is included within this charge as is maintenance and cleaning of all communal areas including lifts, and use of the tumble driers in the basement). Ground rent is £250 per annum. Vacant possession and no onward chain.

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  • Over 55's Apartment
  • Secure under-ground parking
  • Lovely light apartment on top floor
  • Lift access to all floors including parking
  • Secure building with Duty Manager
  • Friendly community atmosphere
  • Several internal amenities
  • EPC C
Maumbury Gardens
Dorchester DT1 1WF
County: Dorset
Sale Type: Under Offer
Ref #: POU00591
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