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234 Sandbanks Road, Flat 47, Lilliput, Poole, Dorset

SOLD (STC)

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The opportunity to live in a beautiful one-bedroom retirement apartment situated perfectly in the heart of Lilliput with local shops and a bus route leading directly to Poole town centre and other areas including beaches. The grounds of Churchill Lodge are well kept and incredibly clean with breath-taking communal gardens at the rear of the building.

In through the front doors of Churchill Lodge you will come to the communal area where there are plenty of places to sit and socialise with other residents living within Churchill Lodge, including a shared kitchen and magnificent fire place which keeps the place feeling warm and cosy when sitting on the sofas in front. The communal area will also hold events that take place for residents. Communal entrance on Ground Floor – Stairs and lift to second /top floor. Personal door to Entrance Hall – Careline intercom linked to 24/hour care line call centre and remote intruder alarm, thermostat controls. Storage cupboard housing water tank and electric meters.

Lounge / Dining Room – Bright room due to south westerly aspect double glazed windows and doors to Juliette balcony with harbour, electric heater, TV point, two telephone points, electric point for fire, internal intercom phone. There is a study area with built in desk, drawers and shelving.

Kitchen – Incorporating a range of matching units to eye and base level, integrated Electrolux oven and matching induction hob and extractor canopy over, integrated fridge freezer, integrated Bosch washer dryer, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, part tiled walls, Skylight, electric heater.

Bedroom – Double glazed westerly window to side elevation, electric heater, built in wardrobe behind sliding mirrored doors, TV point, telephone point.

Bathroom – Roca suite comprising bath with electric shower over, Clos-o-mat toilet/bidet combination by Total Hygiene, wash hand basin with vanity unit, heated towel rail, tiled walls, extractor fan, light and shaver point.

Breath taking communal gardens located around the rear of the building where you can sit and enjoy a mornings coffee or a relaxed walk taking in all the beautiful scenery.

The opportunity to live in a state of the art retirement apartment with every modern comfort, and security systems included to give complete independence and peace of mind. All maintenance taken care of leaving you to enjoy your time as you wish from this wonderfully
located apartment. You really can relax and enjoy your life to the full at Churchill Lodge, whether you want peace and quiet behind your own front door or you want to enjoy the many social activities regularly on offer, or even just have a cup of tea and a chat with other owners in the warm, comfortable communal lounge. There is also the extensive wonderful landscaped garden to enjoy in the warmer weather, all maintenance free, but keen gardeners are most definitely welcome to get involved.

Churchill Lodge is ideally situated in Lilliput, a prestigious and character location but maintaining a village feel. Across the road is a mini Co- Op store and just down the road are amenities which include a Tesco Express, and the popular Mark Bennett’s award-winning artisan patisserie and the renowned TJ’s fish and chip shop. Just around one corner is the Lilliput Health centre. The famous award-winning beaches of Sandbanks, and the chain ferry to the Purbeck Hills and Studland are less than a mile away. Likewise, Compton Acres Gardens and the popular tearooms there. There are excellent restaurants, eateries and coffee shop in both Sandbanks, the nearby Canford Cliffs and Ashley Cross villages. There are good bus routes into both Poole and Bournemouth town centres.

The Wessex Way is just a couple of miles away providing dual carriageway and motorway routes out of Bournemouth to the New Forest, Southampton, and beyond. Parkstone Railway Station is also less than a mile away – London by rail is just 2 hours and there is also a direct route from Bournemouth to Manchester. On the outskirts of Bournemouth is the International Airport. The apartment itself is spacious, with excellent storage facilities. It is one of the largest apartments in the lodge and of course being on the second floor is an asset having distant views of the harbour. There is a 24-hour Careline system, secure phone entry system and intruder alarms;
you really will feel safe and secure, even the smaller details have been given great thought such as gently illuminated light switches. The lodge also boasts a mobility buggy store with charging points. One of the many benefits of the Lodge is the furnished guest suites for friends and family. The cost for your guests staying here is just £20 per night for single occupation or £30 for a double (only £15 each). And there are a number of Churchill Lodges throughout the country from Truro to Wetherby and these same prices.

apply to you if you want to go and stay in another lodge. Being in Lilliput, being no more than 150 yards from the sea makes this one of the most sought after and prestigious of the Churchill Retirement Lodges. You have worked hard-this is the opportunity to spend your retirement exactly as you want to, free from maintenance chores. And when you want to go away, you can do so with the peace of mind that your apartment will be safe.

Bedroom — 4.5m x 2.7m (12.15 sqm)
Well sized and perfectly lit double bedroom with built in sliding mirrored wardrobe. Double glazed windows, soft carpet, telephone point, plenty of sockets and thermostatic radiator.

Living Area — 5.6m x 4.4m (24.64 sqm)
Large open planned living/dining area with a office/hobby area built in to use as you please. Double doors open with views over the communal gardens and distant views of the harbour from Juliette balcony. Soft carpet, thermostatic radiators, socket points and most tv providers.

Kitchen — 2.4m x 2.4m (5.76 sqm)
Perfectly sized kitchen with laminate flooring and built in kitchen units surrounding. Some lovely key features like partly tiled walls and double doors leading into the kitchen. Stainless sink, Bosch fitted washing machine/Dryer, Electrolux extractor fan, Electric hob, oven and grill and fridge freezer also Electrolux.

Bathroom — 1.9m x 1.6m (3.4 sqm)
Light and spacious bathroom with all features required. Laminate flooring, Roca sink, Shower over bath, Extractor fan, Closomat toilet/Bide

Hallway
Open hallway leading off to all rooms throughout the apartment. Smart call, Intruder alarm, carpet, Automatic controlling of thermostatic heating.

Front of Churchill Lodge
Entrance of Churchill lodge with large car parking spaces for all residents. Pathway leading up to electric doors with video camera directly above, Office area, walkway to communal gardens.

Communal Area
Warm and welcoming communal lounge with featured fire piece and a shared kitchen if you wish to use as you please. Wednesday tea/coffee morning, Book clubs and many more events going on for residents.

Communal Gardens
Stunning Gardens at the rear of Churchill lodge where you can catch a beautiful sunrise and sun set. Stone slabbed pathway, Benches, Exotic range of flowers and your more than welcome to have BBQs.

Available – 2017-11-29 00:00:00
Type – Furnished/Un Furnished
Rent Frequency – Monthly –

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