Caterstone was converted in 1986 from a Victorian house to which 2 purpose-built wings were added, creating a comfortable retirement complex with a minimum residents' age of 60. The complex benefits from a residents' lounge, laundry room, en suite guest bedroom suite, courtyard garden and, subject to availability, residents' parking. The communal entrance has an entryphone system, and there are stairs and a lift to the first floor.
Flat 5, on the ground floor, has a reception hall with airing cupboard and access to loft storage area, a lounge looking onto an inner courtyard, and a modern fitted kitchen with electric oven and hob, base cupboards, worktops, and space for upright fridge/freezer. The double bedroom has a fitted double wardrobe, and a pleasant aspect over the courtyard. There is a recently refurbished shower room with WC, wash basin and large, walk-in shower. The communal courtyard garden has block paved terracing, seating areas and shrubs. The flat benefits from electric heating and UPVC double glazed windows.
LEASE: 99 years from 1986. GROUND RENT: £150 per annum, paid in half yearly instalments. MAINTENANCE: £1,500 per annum (for 2020), paid in half yearly instalments.
Directions: On foot, from Wimborne town centre, walk along West Borough passing the Tivoli Theatre on the left hand side. After the traffic lights, take the first turning on the right into Chapel Lane, and turn left under the archway into Caterstone. By car, the flats must be accessed via East Borough to the rear, as Chapel Lane is a one-way street. From Hanham Road, turn right into East Borough and Chapel Lane can be found on on the left hand side. Please note there is no access into East Borough from Walford Bridge.
Council Tax Band: B
EPC Rating: C
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