2 bedroom flat for sale

£137,500

Fleur De Lis, Poundbury Dorchester, Dorset DT1

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Property description

Located on the outskirts of Poundbury is this two bedroom apartment offered for sale in an over 55s development. The home offers a sitting room with feature windows, a modern fitted kitchen and benefits from plenty of storage. EPC rating C.

Situation
Poundbury offers other amenities including the the Garden Centre, Waitrose, the Engine Room Restaurant, the Poet Laureate public house, coffee shops, hairdressing salons, village store, delicatessen and bistro, a garden centre and a medical centre with dentist. The two main railway lines from Dorchester travel to London Waterloo (2 ½ hrs) and to Bristol.

There is a selection of clubs and groups including film nights, bridge club, The Cranford Garden Society, Poet Laureate Luncheon Club,
Poundbury Ladies Club, Poundbury Art Club, Poundbury Pathfinders, Pot Luck Supper club, Farmers Market in the Square, Knit and Knatter; Stitch and Chatter, Pilates, Yoga and many many more!
Accommodation

Entrance
Via communal door to:
Hallway
Stair and lift to all levels
First Floor

Entrance
Via door to:
Hallway
Spacious hallway with doors to all rooms. Ornate coving. Walk in airing cupboard housing and shelving.
Sitting Room 17'8 (5.38m)
Lovely light and airy room with three rear aspect windows forming a circular aspect. Wall lights. Coving. Two wall mounted economy 7 heaters. Phone point. Telephone point. Door to:
Kitchen 8'2 x 7' (2.49m x 2.13m)
Coving. Range of wall and base white units with roll top over. One and a half bowl white sink unit with mixer taps and drainer. Integral fridge freezer. Fitted four ring hob and extractor hood, oven and microwave. Washing machine. Part tiled walls. Integral dishwasher.
Bedroom 1 13'2 x 8'10 (4.01m x 2.69m)
Rear aspect double glazed window. Coving. Phone point. Wall mounted economy 7 heaters. Three door fitted wardrobe, drawer and dressing table.
Bedroom 2 9'10 x 7'8 (3.00m x 2.34m)
Rear aspect double glazed window. Coving. Wall mounted economy 7 heater. Two door fitted wardrobe.
Shower Room
Fully tiled walls. Suit comprising of pedestal hand wash basin with mixer taps, Low level WC. Walk in shower cubicle with recess controls and fitted seat. Coving. Heated towel rail. Wall mounted heater.
Outside
Communal landscaped garden with gravelled beds, paved seating areas and a variety of shrubs. There is a gated driveway leading to a covered parking area. The property benefits from an outside storage area with an electricity supply, currently used to charge a mobility scooter.
Further features
Fleur de Lis is a managed block of 29 prestigious retirement properties. The building which was constructed in 1998 has double-glazed units, electric heating, emergency care line facilities, a security entry phone system, lift and stairs to all floors, a communal residents lounge and landscaped garden. There is also a guest suite on site, which is bookable in advance.
General Remarks
The property is Leasehold with vacant possession. Annual service charges per six months are £1, 228.42 and include building insurance, water and drainage, window cleaning, communal electricity and cleaning of common areas. Poundbury service charge (manco) is £100 approx, and ground rent payable per six months is £231.39.
Local Authorities
West Dorset District Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UZ Tel:

Important notice. Parkers notify that:
- All sales particulars are prepared to the best knowledge and information supplied/obtained and exist to give a fair representation of the property. The purchaser(s) shall be deemed to have satisfied themselves as to the description of the property. Sales particulars should not be relied upon or used as a statement of fact
- All measurements are approximate. Text, photographs and plans are for guidance purposes only and not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning: Building regulation or other consent. Parkers have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.
DT1 Zed-Index
£244,022 £356,014 £256,750 £218,612 £163,814

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Value change
£1,615 (0.67%) £8,785 (-3.48%) £909 (-0.37%) £11,373 (4.89%) £8,787 (3.73%) £11,025 (4.73%) £25,994 (11.92%)
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Avg. price paid: £239,818
No. of property sales: 435
Avg. price paid: £240,948
No. of property sales: 1,125
Avg. price paid: £232,273
No. of property sales: 1,906
Avg. price paid: £231,657
No. of property sales: 2,657
Avg. price paid: £168,738
No. of property sales: 8,089

Avg. asking price in DT1: £262,968
No. of properties for sale in DT1: 186
Avg. asking rent in DT1: £1,244 pcm
No. of properties to rent in DT1: 50

Property value data/graphs for DT1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £356,014 £248 3.7 £340,847
Semi-detached £256,750 £232 3.3 £253,296
Terraced £218,612 £230 2.9 £221,871
Flats £163,814 £238 1.8 £196,030

Current asking prices in DT1

Avg. current asking prices in DT1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £121,658
(6)
£217,486
(21)
£291,604
(22)
£406,974
(25)
£472,500
(10)
Flats £132,026
(27)
£194,095
(50)
£317,627
(11)
£345,000
(1)
-
All £130,141
(33)
£201,013
(71)
£300,279
(33)
£404,590
(26)
£472,500
(10)

Current asking rents in DT1

Avg. current asking prices in DT1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £594 pcm
(3)
£709 pcm
(2)
£975 pcm
(2)
£1,096 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £566 pcm
(12)
£690 pcm
(10)
£693 pcm
(1)
- -
All £571 pcm
(15)
£693 pcm
(12)
£881 pcm
(3)
£1,096 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for DT1

Highest value in DT1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
West Walks £608,507
Herringston Road £491,253
St. John Way £471,538
Alington Avenue £459,382
Holmead Walk £441,099
Highest turnover in DT1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Woodlands Crescent 50.0%
Harveys Terrace 50.0%
Whitecross Square 50.0%
Brookhouse Street 47.1%
Harewood Road 42.9%

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Nearby transport

  • Dorchester West (0.7 miles)
  • Dorchester South (0.9 miles)
  • Upwey (4.4 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (41.9 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (47.8 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (50.8 miles)
  • Weymouth Ferry Terminal (7.2 miles)
  • Poole Ferry Terminal (20.3 miles)
  • Poole Quay Ferry Landing (20.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Damers First School (0.4 miles)
  • Dorchester Middle School (0.5 miles)
  • The Prince of Wales First School (0.6 miles)
  • The Thomas Hardye School (0.3 miles)
  • Dorchester Learning Centre (1.3 miles)
  • Kingston Maurward College (2.4 miles)
  • Westfield Technology College (4.8 miles)
  • Wyvern School (4.8 miles)
  • Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy (11.6 miles)

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