Waterman House

Macaulay Road, Broadstone

EPC
property description

Description

INTRODUCTION:

Representing the very first Resale apartment in the fantastic development that proved so popular from new. This lovely apartment is certain to attract similar early interest. Situated on the first floor and with a lovely balcony having a very pleasant outlook over the gardens and the development entrance. The apartment is beautifully presented with spacious, light and airy accommodation. The Living Room has balcony access, There is super quality kitchen with a host of integrated appliances, the excellent double bedroom has a Juliette balcony and there is a wonderful, age-friendly wetroom .

Constructed in mid-2018 by multiple award-winning retirement developer McCarthy and Stone, Waterman House occupies a fantastic location 0.2 mile walk from 'The Broadway' ' a busy hub of shops which provides everything from Coffee Shops, M& S Food Hall, Bakery to card shops and jewellers. An elegant suburb of Bournemouth and Poole, Broadstone is well known for its large recreational fields and natural features. Social activities are also a strong focal point of Broadstone which hosts an annual Christmas parade and also supports numerous clubs and societies ' including Broadstone Golf Club, Broadstone Tennis Society and Broadstone Horticultural Society. The British Legion's local offices, Wessex Bowling Club and Rotary Club are also located in Broadstone. In terms of local amenities, a large Tesco and ASDA can be found within 2 miles of the development while other local shops are found within the immediate vicinity. Travel links are also strong with Poole and Bournemouth both accessible via bus with the closest bus stop only 141 ft from our development. For nature lovers, a pleasant walk is available at Pocket Park 0.7 miles from the development and is popular with dog walkers, bird watchers and joggers.

This is a ‘Retirement Living’ development providing an independent living opportunity for those over 60 years of age with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our excellent House Manager whose overseas the smooth running of the development. All apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and sophisticated intercom system providing both a visual and verbal link to the main development entrance. The development enjoys excellent communal facilities including a fantastic homeowners lounge, beautiful landscaped gardens, a scooter store and parking available by annual permit for which there is a charge of around £250 and for which there may be a waiting list. There is also a super guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge of £25 per night applies.

It’s so easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Waterman House; there are always a variety of regular activities to choose from including; coffee mornings, film nights and themed events. Whilst there is something for everyone there is certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can of course remain as private or involved as they wish.

ENTRANCE HALL:

A good-sized hall with space for typical hall furniture and having a solid Oak-veneered entrance door with spy-hole. Security intercom system that provides both a visual (via the home-owners TV) and verbal link to the main development entrance door. Emergency pull cord. Shallow cupboard with meters, Double doors to the utility cupboard with light, shelving, Gledhill boiler supplying hot water, ‘Vent Axia’ heat exchange unit and automatic washer/dryer. Feature glazed panelled door to Living Room.

LIVING ROOM:

An especially welcoming, bright and airy room with a French door and glazed side-panel opening onto the walk-out balcony. Focal-point fireplace with a 'pebble effect' inset electric fire, a feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.

BALCONY:

An important provision of outdoor space with a part-glazed balustrade providing an unobstructed outlook over the development gardens and taking in the development entrance where
the comings and goings and general activity below provides plenty of interest. Outside light.

KITCHEN:

Electrically operated double-glazed window. Quality range of soft cream gloss fronted fitted units with under unit lighting with contrasting worktops and matching upstands and incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Comprehensive integrated appliances comprise; a four-ringed hob with a contemporary glass splashpanel and stainless steel chimney hood over, waist-level oven, and concealed dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Ceiling spot light fitting and tiled floor.

BEDROOM:

An excellent double bedroom with a double-glazed French door and side panel opening onto a Juliette balcony. Walk-in wardrobe with auto-light, hanging rails and shelving.

WETROOM:

A modern wetroom facility with a white suite comprising; a back-to-the wall WC with concealed cistern, vanity wash-basin with cupboard unit below and work surface over, mirror with integral light above, easy-access walk-in shower and glazed screen, ladder radiator, ceiling spot lights, extensively tiled walls and floor.

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
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.

LEASEHOLD

LEASEHOLD 999 Years from 2018
£425 Ground Rent

Features

  • VERY POPULAR DEVELOPMENT IN HIGH DEMAND
  • WONDERFUL FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT
  • LIVING ROOM WITH BALCONY AND PLEASANT OUTLOOK
  • DOUBLE BEDROOM WITH JULIETTE BALCONY
  • SUPERB KITCHEN WITH INTEGRATED APPLIANCES
  • HOUSE MANAGER OVERSEES THE DEVELOPMENT
  • 24 HOUR CARELINE FOR FURTHER PEACE-OF-MIND
  • SUPERB COMMUNAL FACILITIES
  • EXCELLENT GUEST SUITE FOR FAMILY AND FRIENDS
  • REALLY CONVENIENT POSITION IN THIS THRIVING LOCATION

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Paula Squire

01202 508081

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