We are delighted to offer this very well presented throughout ground floor flat with its own entrance and private garden. The flat comes with 124 year lease and has allocated parking space! Portchester Place is quiet cul-de-sac within walking distance to Bournemouth town centre.
Given its fantastic location with excellent transport links into town and further afield, it would be great for those who work in town or even those working at JP Morgan and the Royal Bournemouth Hospital which are both very easily accessed by the A338 just a minute or two’s drive from the property.
You are on the doorstep of Bournemouth town canter with its many great bars and restaurants. Whether you are in the mood for a quiet drink and a bite to eat at the popular Cosy Club or a meal at the wonderful Caribbean Restaurant Turtle Bay, there is something here for everyone.!
If you don’t fancy the trip into town; less than 3 miles away is the Castlepoint shopping centre equipped with 3 supermarkets, a DIY superstore as well as clothes stores, home retail shops and much more. Castlepoint also benefits from ample free parking and is on a main bus route.
An 6-minute car ride means you will be at the home ground of Premiership football team AFC Bournemouth, The Vitality Stadium. AFC Bournemouth have done exceptionally well over the last few seasons to get to where they are and on match days the local area is buzzing with excitement in support of this local team.
For those who like to take part in sport or keeping themselves fit, there is Meyrick Park Golf club with Gym and Swimming Pool just down the road. Meyrick Park is also the home ground of local Rugby team The Oakmedians.
Within walking distance you have easy access to many of the great beaches we are lucky enough to have here in Dorset. Bournemouth beach with its pier and the new BH2 Leisure complex less than 1,5 miles down the road as is Boscombe beach with its pier and reef, perfect for walks along the prom. A short drive into Poole means you are on the Sandbanks peninsula; which, if you fancy the trip, has a chain ferry to Studland and the Purbecks – popular with cyclists and families looking to enjoy a day out in these beautiful surroundings. From Poole Quay there are also ferries to France and the Channel Islands.
The affluent residential and shopping area of Westbourne is also less than 2,5 miles away. Westbourne has many boutiques for those looking for that “something different”, an M&S Food Hall and many restaurants and bars. Fans of the British Tradition of Fish and Chips must pay a visit to Chez Fred.
Just outside the town centre of Bournemouth are the campuses of our local university. Students of Bournemouth university have been involved in many big Hollywood projects to include Lord of the Rings, Star Wars and King Kong.
Bournemouth is also home to the Bournemouth International Centre and Bournemouth Pavilion. Both venues have diaries full of entertainment suitable for all ages. Whether you want to see a musical or ballet here on tour, attend the ever popular Bournemouth Wedding Shows, spot your favourite characters at Comicon or see a band play live, the BIC and the Pavilion are where it all happens.
If you work out of the area, Bournemouth railway station is less than a mile away and it is also a National Express link. By car you can quickly access the A338 with dual carriageways to the New Forest National Park, Southampton and the UK motorway network. Bournemouth International Airport is also less than 6 miles away and is the fastest growing in the UK.
Bedroom 3.4m x 3.2m
Good size double bedroom with carpeted floor, two double glazed windows allowing plenty of day light to the room. Wall mounted radiator and number of sockets in place.
Living room 4.6m x 4.3m
Large living/dining room with laminated floor, spot lights, double glazed sliding door to private garden, wall mounted radiator, tv input and number of sockets in place.
Kitchen 2,6m x 2.0m
Grey tile effect laminate floor, with lower and upper kitchen cupboards, work top with stainless sink, built in oven/grill and 5 ring gas hob with extractor fan above. Double glazed window, radiator, space and pluming for washing machine and tall fridge freezer.
Shower room2.0m x 1.4m
Tiled floor and walls, multi function shower corner, toilet, sink with large mirror above, extractor fan and heated towel rail in place.
Entrance hall with laminated floor, heating control panel, boiler cupboard with space for storage.
Private Garden7.5m x 4.5m
Good size private garden, ideal for BBQ with friends and family over the sunny days! Garden shed is located to the side of the flat.
Council Tax Band: A £1,057.16 payable
EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) Rating: 63
TV/Broadband: The majority of providers available in the road, currently set up with Talk-Talk
Floor area: 455 sq. ft. (42.3 sqm)
Garden area: 435 sq. ft. (40.5 sqm)
Allocated parking space
Ideal for First Time Buyers or as a Buy to Let Investment, where in past achieved £750 PCM
N.B. Under section 21 of the 1979 estate agency act we declare that the vendor is connected to Anderson Reid Estates Ltd.
Available – 2018-01-19 00:00:00
Type – Furnished/Un Furnished
Rent Frequency – Monthly –