South Walks Road, Dorchester

2 Bed Flat - Retirement

South Walks Road, Dorchester

2 Bed Flat - Retirement

Offers over £140,000

Property Overview

This spacious two bedroom third floor apartment, set within an over 60s development, is ideally situated close to Dorchester town centre. The apartment offers light and airy accommodation that is well presented throughout and benefits from lovely communal gardens and shared parking. EPC rating D

Key Points

  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1

Property Description


Southfield House is superbly located within Dorchester town centre. The county town of Dorchester is steeped in history enjoying a central position along the Jurassic Coastline and also some of the county's most noted period architecture, all set amongst a beautiful rural countryside. Dorchester offers a plethora of shopping and social facilities. Two cinemas, several museums, History centre, leisure centre, weekly market, many excellent restaurants and public houses and riverside walks. The catchment schools are highly rated and very popular with those in and around the Dorchester area. Doctor’s, dentist surgeries and the Dorset County Hospital are close by. There are major train links to London Waterloo, Bristol Temple Meads and Weymouth and other coastal towns and villages, and a regular bus routes to adjoining towns.



Via a communal entrance with stairs and lift to all floors.

Apartment 61

Entrance to the apartment is gained via an entry phone system.


The hallway houses two useful storage cupboards, one houses the fuse box and meters and is ideal for storage of coats and shoes, the other offers shelving and houses the hot water tank. There is a wall mounted storage heater. The hallway provides access to the loft and offers doors to:

Sitting Room

4.55m x 3.48m (14'11" x 11'05")
A generous, dual aspect sitting room offering views over Dorchesters South Street. The room enjoys plentiful natural light gained via six double glazed windows. There is a wall mounted storage heater, a pull cord and both telephone and television points. A door leads to:


3.05m x 1.65m (10'0" x 5'05")
The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base level units with roll top work surface over and a stainless steel sink unit with drainer. There is an integral electric oven with a four ring electric hob and extractor hood over. Space is provided for additional appliances. The flooring is tiled and the walls are part tiled. There is a pull cord and a front aspect double glazed window that provides the room with natural light.


There are two bedrooms, the master appointed with a two door wardrobe with hanging rail and shelving. Both rooms enjoys a southerly facing aspect and offer a storage heater and pull cord.

Bedroom One

4.83mmax x 2.74m (15'10"max x 9'0")

Bedroom Two

3.43m x 1.98m (11'03" x 6'06")

Shower Room

The shower room is fitted with a suite comprising a low level wc, a vanity wash hand basin with storage below and a large walk in shower with electric unit, grip handles and shower seat. The flooring is tiled, the walls are part tiled and the room is furnished with a heated towel rail and shaver point.


Southfield House enjoys lovely communal gardens and benefits from shared parking.

Agents Notes

Southfield House benefits from recently decorated communal areas.
The monthly service charge is £250.15.
There are 69 years remaining on the lease.


Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Storage heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities

West Dorset District Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ, Tel: 01305 251010.
We are advised that the council tax band is B,


Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860