Walmsley Place

Saxby Road, Bishops Waltham, Southampton, Hampshire, SO32 1GQ

property description



Walmsley Place is a purpose built for the over 55s and offers 32 contemporary two bedroom apartments and three luxury two bedroom cottages for the discerning homeowner in a unique location on the edge of the charming, yet traditional, medieval town of Bishops Waltham. These spacious luxury apartments feature walk in wardrobes, two shower rooms, close proximity to traditional shops, restaurants, doctors surgery and all basic amenities.
There are 32 luxury two bedroom apartments with a relaxing communal Atrium area and integrated living and dining areas with modern kitchens, Walmsley place is the perfect place for your retirement.
Each apartment features spacious master bedrooms with en-suites and underfloor heating. Emergency call and door entry system situated in the Hall. There is allocated parking and private access to beautifully maintained landscaped gardens.
Bishops Waltham Abbey ruins can be found within walking distance of the development and it is only a 15 minute drive to Winchester from Walmsley Place.

It is a condition of purchase that all residents must be over 55 years.


This stunning apartment is beautifully decorated and was originally the show apartment and comes with it's own car port. It also benefits from being the only apartment within the development with french doors opening onto a patio and the attractive communal courtyard gardens.


Front door with spy hole and letter box leads to the entrance hall. The 24 hour Tunstall emergency response and camera door entry system are located here along with illuminated light switches and a smoke detector. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage and airing cupboard with plumbing for a washing machine. Further doors lead to the bedrooms, living room and bathroom.


A wonderfully spacious and very well presented living/dining room with an electric fire and stone effect surround which creates an attractive focal point to the room. French double glazed doors lead out on a private patio and to the pretty communal grounds. There are two ceiling light points, power points and TV & telephone points. A partially glazed door leads into the separate kitchen.


Fully fitted modern shaker style kitchen with fitted cupboard doors and wooden work surfaces. Integrated appliances include; a NEFF microwave, NEFF high level oven, NEFF ceramic 4 ring hob, stainless steel sink with chrome mixer tap under a window overlooking the communal grounds. Bosch slimline dishwasher. Finished with wood effect flooring, under-counter lighting and ceiling spot lights.


A generous size double bedroom which overlooks the communal gardens with TV and phone point, power points and ceiling lights. Further benefitting from a large walk-in wardrobe fitted with hanging rails and drawers and a separate en-suite shower room.


A practical wet room with partially tiled walls, tiled flooring, a walk-in shower with anti-slip floor tiles, glass shower-screen and over head and hand-held shower heads, toilet with concealed cistern, vanity unit with sink and mirror above, a heated towel rail and ceiling spot lights.


Spacious double second bedroom overlooking the communal gardens with a built-in wardrobe with mirror sliding doors, power points and a TV point.


A luxurious shower room with partially tiled walls, tiled flooring, a walk-in shower unit with over head and hand-held shower heads and glass shower-screen. Toilet with concealed cistern, vanity unit with sink and mirror above, heated towel rail and ceiling spot lights.


• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting, power to communal areas and underfloor heating in the apartments
• 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, our 24 hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas and all external window cleaning, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.


Leasehold 999 Years from 2016
Ground Rent £300 per annum
Managed by McCarthy and Stone Management Services


  • Video entry system
  • Smoke detector & intruder alarms
  • Allocated parking
  • Visitor parking
  • Storage rooms
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Communal lounge
  • Modern kitchens & bathrooms

Property Consultant

Paula Squire, Senior Property Consultant - Southern England

Paula Squire

01202 508081