Poundbury is an urban development of the County Town of Dorchester and is Prince Charles's vision of the development of new communities in the 21st century. It is designed to be a sustainable development where it is possible to meet a higher proportion of daily needs on foot, rather than relying upon a car. Within walking distance to the property there are a plethora of amenities including Waitrose, The Duchess of Cornwall Hotel and Restaurant and an ever-growing range of bistros, coffee shops, beauty salons, shops, hairdressers, dentists, medical centre and garden centre. A Monart luxury spa is situated within the Royal Pavilion, Queen Mother Square and the Dorset County Hospital is also a short walk away.
Entrance to this desirable apartment is gained via a hallway that sets the tone for the rest of the property, with high ceilings and generous room sizes creating a truly spacious and open feel. The hallway offers doors to all principal rooms, a coat cupboard and attractive pendant lighting that runs along the length of the hallway creating a wonderful sense of style and presentation.
The light and spacious dual aspect kitchen/diner is a true feature of the property, lending itself perfectly to modern living. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of stylish wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surface over and offers a wealth of integral Neff appliances including a dishwasher, fridge freezer, washer/dryer, an eye level double oven and an induction hob with extractor hood over.
The generous, dual aspect sitting room is tastefully presented in neutral tones and enjoying far reaching roof top views towards nearby Maiden Castle and the surrounding countryside.
The apartment benefits from two double bedrooms that receive plentiful natural light and enjoy a wealth of integrated storage space gained via two double wardrobes in each bedroom. En-suite facilities comprising a low level WC, wash hand basin and shower service the principal bedroom.
An impressive contemporary bathroom fitted with a white suite comprising a wash hand basin, low level WC and free-standing bath. The room is finished with part tiled walls, ceramic floor tiling, inset lighting and a chrome towel rail.
The apartment benefits from a single garage with window, light and power.
4.24m x 3.53m (13'11 x 11'07)
5.26m x 4.34m (17'03 x 14'03)
5.03m x 3.86m (16'06" x 12'08")
4.11m x 3.53m (13'06 x 11'07)
2.31m x 3.53m (7'07 x 11'07)
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also. The building offers stairs and lift to all floors.
South Walks House,
South Walks Road,
Tel: 01305 211970.
We are advised that the council tax band is D
Maiden House is comprised of six flats and all are owned with an equal share of the freehold.
There are approximately 246 years remaining on the lease.
There is an annual service charge of £1,908 and an annual Manco charge of £168.00.
Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers
Tel: 01305 340860