Cherrett Court

Cherret Court, Ferndown, Dorset

property description



Occupying a great position on the second floor with an outlook over the length of the lovely landscaped gardens of the development, this lovely apartment is very affordable and provides comfortable, easily managed accommodation. Pleasant living room, well-equipped kitchen with built-in appliances, wet room with level-access shower and good-sized double bedroom.

Cherrett Court is an Retirement Living Plus development (formally assisted living) built by renowned award-winning retirement house builders McCarthy & Stone and designed specifically for independent living for those aged over the age of 70 and with the peace-of-mind provided by the Estate Manager and his staff who oversee the smooth running of the development. There is also a 24 hour emergency care-line facility. The development is well located withing easy level walk of local facilities and enjoys extensive facilities including communal lounge, and of particular attraction an excellent restaurant facility serving top-quality three-course daily lunches at a very sensible price. There is also a smart guest suite for visiting family and friends (for which a small nightly charge is made) and lovely landscaped gardens. Finally a fully equipped laundry room, mobility scooter store complete the picture.

There is a very active social scene at Cherrett Court with regular events and activities and it's very easy to meet and make new friends there is never a reason to feel alone but nonethelass every opportunity to remain as private as one might wish. One hour of domestic support per week is included in the service charge at Cherrett Court with additional services including care and support available at an extra charge. However, this can be from as little as 15 minutes per session with the flexibility to suit individual needs. Car parking is by an annual permit at a charge of around £250 per annum for which there may be a waiting list.

Entrance Hall

Front door with security spy hole leads to the entrance hall with the 24-hour emergency response pull cord system, security door entry system with intercom providing both a audio and visual link to the main entrance. There is a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard with boiler supplying domestic hot water. Illuminated light switches. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the living room.


A cosy and welcoming room with a double-glazed window overlooking the lovely landscaped gardens of Cherrett Court. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling lights. Electric panel heaters, raised electric power sockets. Door to kitchen.


Electrically operated double-glazed window, range of maple effect fitted units with contrasting laminate worktops and incorporating an inset stainless steel sink unit. Comprehensive range of integrated appliances comprise; a four-ringed hob with extractor hood over, waist-level oven and concealed fridge and freezer. extensively tiled walls and fully tiled floor.


Of a good size with a double-glazed window overlooking the landscaped Garden. Electric panel heater. Built-in wardrobe with shelving, hanging rail and mirror-fronted doors. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point.

Wet Room:

Modern white suite suite comprising; W.C. vanity wash-basin with undersink storage and mirror, light and shaver point over and level access, 'walk-in' shower. Emergency pull cord, two heated towel rails, electric wall heater, fully tiled walls and wet room flooring.

Service Charge

• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
• One Hours domestic support per a week is included within the service charge.

The service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, but does include the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking (Permit Scheme)subject to availability

Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is usually £250 per annum, but may vary by development. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.


125 Years From 2010
Ground Rent £435 p.a


  • Affordable one bed apartment
  • Great position with outlook over gardens
  • Estates Manager and staff
  • Table Service Restaurant
  • 24 Hour Careline System
  • Beautiful landscaped garden.
  • Guest Suite
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Laundry
  • To arrange an appointment to view telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Steve Grist , Property Consultant - South West region

Steve Grist

07976 668492