- Stunning One Bedroom, Third Floor Apartment which benefits from no apartment above it
- Kitchen with integrated appliances
- Neutral décor throughout
- 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
- Landscaped communal gardens
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this stunning one bedroom apartment which is situated on the third floor of this wonderful development, Osbourne Lodge. The apartment benefits from not having another apartment above it and offers deceptively spacious accommodation, neutral decor throughout and wonderful views over the communal gardens. The Lounge is a lovely bright room which has ample space for living and dining room furniture. There is a dual aspect, a feature fireplace with attractive surround and a further door which leads to the Kitchen. The Kitchen offers a range of eye and base level units with working surfaces over and tiled splashbacks. There is a built in waist height oven, fridge, freezer, washing machine and a 4 ring electric hob with extractor hood over. The Bedroom is a very generous room which has a useful built in wardrobe. There is also plenty of room for additional bedroom furniture if required. The Shower room has a curved glass shower cubicle, a wc and a wash hand basin with vanity unit beneath. Perfectly complementing this wonderful apartment is a useful storage cupboard which is located in the hallway.
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 £25 per night. 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 (Year Ending 31st May 2021): £2,169.51 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months.
Ground rent: £590.48 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months.
Council Tax Band C
Pets allowed with permission from Managing Agent
125 year Lease commencing 2011
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.
DESCRIPTION Measurements are approximate and some may be maximum on irregular walls.
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