A 'nearly new' apartment occupying a great position in the fantastic Waterman House development that proved so popular when sold first time around. Situated on the first floor and quietly tucked away at the end of the hallway the apartment is both spacious and especially light and airy with deep windows in the principle rooms. There is a pleasant outlook,which, when seated, offers a view to the mature tree-tops nearby but a closer inspection provides an interesting and ever-changing Street scene below. The Living Room has a tall opening window to a Juliette balcony, There is super quality kitchen with a host of integrated appliances, the master bedroom also has a Juliette balcony and en-suite wetroom facilties and there is a second bedroom and further shower room.
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. parking is by annual permit for which there may be a waiting list. Charges apply please see the House Manager for details.
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.
A good-sized hall with space for typical hall furniture 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, utility cupboard with light, shelving, Gledhill boiler supplying hot water, ‘Vent Axia’ unit and automatic washer/dryer. Feature glazed panelled door to Living Room.
A bright and airy room courtesy of the tall double-glazed windows having a full height opening panel to a Juliette balcony. There is a really pleasant aspect, which when seated, takes in the adjacent tree-tops but on closer inspection provides a 'window to the world' and the constantly changing activity of the busy street scene below. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.
Electrically operated double-glazed window. Quality range of soft white 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 fridge and freezer. Ceiling spot light fitting and tiled floor.
An excellent double bedroom with a tall double-glazed window with side panel opening onto a Juliette balcony. Walk-in wardrobe with auto-light, hanging rails and shelving.
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, level access walk-in shower and glazed screen, ladder radiator, ceiling spot lights, extensively tiled walls and floor.
Of a good-size with a double glazed window.
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, large shower cubicle with a glazed screen, ladder radiator, ceiling spot lights, tiled walls and floor.
Lease 999 Year Lease from 2018
Ground Rent £495.00
• 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.