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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Bournemouth, Osbourne Lodge

£200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • One Bedroom, Second Floor Apartment looking over the rear gardens
  • Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
  • Decorated to Show Home Specification and almost as new
  • Lodge Manager available 5 days a week
  • Owners' Lounge & Kitchen with regular social events
  • 24 hour Careline system for safety and security
  • Guest Suite for visitors & use of over 100 guest suites in Churchill Retirement lodges across the country
  • Owners' private car park
  • Great location close to the town centre & excellent transport links
  • Large landscaped gardens

Full description

This is a stunning 1 Bedroom Apartment on the Second Floor of Osbourne Lodge looking over the Lodges gardens and patio to the rear away from the road. The apartment is almost as new and was only lived in for a few months by the owner. The apartment has been decorated as a Show Apartment. The apartment has a modern and fully fitted Kitchen with integrated appliances and a modern shower room. The Bedroom is bright with views into the gardens and a fitted sliding mirror door wardrobe. There is a private owners’ car park to the front of the lodge, automatic front doors into the large Owner's Lounge a fully equipped laundry room.
Osbourne Lodge is Churchill Retirement Living’s First Premier Collection Lodge of 54 one and two bedroom retirement apartments in Bournemouth. Osbourne Lodge was named after Fanny Vandergrift Osbourne, wife of the novelist Robert Louis Stevenson. Bournemouth is renowned for its 7 miles of Blue-Flag award winning beaches with stunning views if the Isle of Wight and the Purbecks. Bournemouth Town Centre has an eclectic mix of shops, boutiques, restaurants, cafes and coffee shops with the new BH2 centre just opened on the edge of the town’s beautiful Victorian lower gardens. The Bournemouth International Centre and Pavilion Theatre offer a range of entertainment from large music concerts to opera and ballet performances. During the summer, Bournemouth Pier is a great place to watch the weekly fireworks and the beach front plays host to the yearly Air Festival. The lodge is in the perfect location with the town centre, sea front and Westbourne all within 5 minutes.
The lodge is in the perfect place for transport with a bus stop right outside. Bournemouth train station has direct links to London Waterloo and Manchester and Bournemouth International Airport is less than 8 miles away. For journeys by road, the Wessex Way just a few hundred yards away leads onto the Motorway network.
Osbourne Lodge has been designed with safety and security at the forefront, The Apartment has an emergency Careline system installed, monitored by the onsite Lodge Manager during the day and 24 hours, 365 days a year by the Careline team. A Careline integrated intruder alarm, secure video entry system and sophisticated fire and smoke detection systems throughout both the apartment and communal areas provide unrivalled peace of mind.Osbourne Lodge’s manager, Elaine, is on hand throughout the day to support the owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Elaine arranges many regular events in the Owners’ Lounge from coffee mornings to games afternoons. For any visiting guests, the furnished twin Guest Suite is perfect and available for just £15 per night for 1 visitor and £20 (£10 each) for 2 visitors. The same excellent value is available across more than 100 Churchill Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK.
Osbourne Lodge is managed by the award winning Millstream Management Services, working closely with Churchill Retirement Living and Stratton & King to maintain the highest standards of maintenance and service for every lodge and owner.
Osbourne Lodge requires at least one apartment resident to be over the age of 60 with any second resident over the age of 55. Each Apartment is completely self-contained with its own front door, providing you with privacy and peace and quiet when you want it. When you fancy some company, you’ll find the Owners’ Lounge a popular and relaxed place to meet.
Service charge per 6 months: £969.34
Ground rent per 6 months: £247.50
Council Tax: Band C - £1,442.51 per annum
119 lease years remaining

Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund.

The property comprises as follows:


ENTRANCE HALL
Airing cupboard with slatted shelves, Automatic light, Hot water cylinder and Electric immersion heater. Power point, Single pendant light fitting and Illuminated light switch.
Glazed door to:


LIVING ROOM 
Double glazed window, Slimline electric panel heaters, TV/FM Radio aerial point, Telephone point, Power points, Ceiling light and Illuminated light switch. 
Double glazed door leading to Juliet Balcony.

Door with glazed panel leads to:

KITCHEN 
Double glazed window, Tiled and fitted with a range of wall and floor mounted kitchen units, Roll edged work surfaces, Inset stainless steel sink unit with single drainer, Fan assisted oven, Ceramic hob, Extractor fan, Integrated fridge and freezer, Wall mounted electric fan heater, Power points, Tiled flooring and Spotlights.


BEDROOM
Double glazed window, Built in double wardrobe with sliding mirror doors, Slimline electric panel heater, Power points, TV/FM Radio aerial point, Telephone Point, Ceiling light and Illuminated light switch.


SHOWER ROOM
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising shower cubicle, Vanity basin with cupboards under, WC with low level flush, Wall mounted extractor fan, Striplight and shaver point, Heated towel rail and Central light fitting.
 


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Added on Rightmove:
11 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Bournemouth (1.3 mi)
  • Branksome (1.3 mi)
  • Parkstone (2.6 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Bournemouth (1.3 mi)
  • Branksome (1.3 mi)
  • Parkstone (2.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stratton & King Ltd, Ringwood

Stratton & King Ltd First Floor Hillfields House Castleman Way Ringwood Hampshire BH24 3BA

01425 545066 Local call rate

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