- Two double bedroom first floor retirement apartment with Balcony
- Fabulous sea views
- Fully equipped laundry room and wellness suite
- Lodge Manager available 5 days a week
- Owners’ Lounge & Kitchen with regular social events
- 24 hours 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
- Large landscaped gardens
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this lovely
two double bedroom first floor apartment, which offers stunning sea views. The
property offers deceptively spacious accommodation, a wonderful balcony with
gorgeous views, two double bedrooms and no forward chain. The Lounge offers
ample space for living and dining room furniture, a feature electric fireplace
with attractive surround and double doors leading to the Balcony. The Balcony
is a sizeable area which has fantastic views of the sea and Boscombe Overcliff.
The Kitchen, which is accessed via the Lounge, offers a range of eye and base
level units with working surfaces over and tiled splashbacks. There is a dishwasher, eye level fridge/freezer, eye level built
in waist height oven and a 4 ring hob with extractor over.
Both bedrooms are double rooms which have built in wardrobes. The Shower Room
has a curved glass shower cubicle, a WC, a wash hand basin and space and
plumbing for a washing machine. Perfectly complementing the apartment are two
useful storage cupboards which are located in the hallway.
Dean Lodge is a beautiful development of 42 one and two
bedroom retirement apartments located in Southbourne, a popular suburb of the
coastal town of Bournemouth. The Lodge holds an enviable position set on the cliff
top above Southbourne’s golden sandy beach, offering spectacular views across
Bournemouth Bay and towards the Isle of Wight.
It is named after Graham Dean, who has worked with his son
for Churchill Retirement Living since it was founded and has helped achieve the
first class finish Churchill has become well known for.
The Lodge is directly opposite a path leading along the
cliff top and down onto the stunning beaches and just a few hundred yards to
the main shopping area, Southbourne Grove, a traditional high street with some independent
and individual shops including bakeries, salons, florists, pubs, cafes and
restaurants. Leading from the Southbourne Grove shops to the cliff top is Fisherman’s
Walk, a green Flag Award winning woodland walk with a nature trail, woodland
flowers and shrubs, a formal walled garden with ornamental pond and a bandstand
which is used for regular events that take place in the gardens throughout the
Southbourne is perfectly situated for quick and easy access
into Bournemouth Town Centre, Christchurch, Hengistbury Head and The New
Forest. Local transport is excellent with regular busses, Pokesdown railway
station nearby with direct links into London Waterloo and Bournemouth
International Airport just a few miles away for trips further afield.
Dean 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. 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.
Dean Lodge’s manager, Ameila, is on hand throughout the day
to support the Owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Amelia
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 £15 per night for 1 visitor and £20 (£10 each)
for 2 visitors. The same excellent value is available across more than 100
Churchill Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK.
Dean 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.
Dean Lodge requires at least one apartment Owner to be over
the age of 60 with any second Owner 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 2020): £3,424.96 per
annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Ground rent £600 per annum. Collected by Millstream
Management every 6 months
Council Tax Band E
125 year Lease commencing 2012
Pets allowed with permission from Managing agent.
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