Chesil Place, Dorchester


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
2 Bedroom Apartment £340,000

(Service Charges and Deferred Membership Fees apply)

21 Chesil Place

Somerleigh Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1AF

Key Features

Refined Retirement Village

Located in the heart of Dorchester

Generously sized two bedroom apartment

Redecorated and re-carpeted

Award-winning nursing home / 24 hour care

Independence & Security


21 Chesil Place is an impressive two bedroom apartment, located on the 1st floor of this charming retirement community.

The apartment has been newly re-decorated and re-carpeted. Double glass-panelled doors, from the hall, open onto a lounge with a generous box-bay and double-glazed sash windows (with full-length curtains). The kitchen has a free-standing fridge/freezer and built-in electric oven, with ceramic hob over (and extractor hood). The apartment has two bedrooms - a master bedroom with double-glazed sash window and wide sill, and a second bedroom which is ideal as a guest room or study. Ceiling lights are fitted throughout the apartment.

Each of the homes at Somerleigh Court benefits from a 24 hour care call system.

Amenities and Services

Somerleigh Court retirement village comprises 68 spacious one and two bedroom retirement apartments, located across three buildings. Purpose-built exclusively for people over 65, apartments are considerately designed, providing spacious rooms and wide door frames, enabling ease of mobility. All apartment buildings have lift access. Residents live privately and independently in their own home, with the comfort of knowing that there is a 24-hour emergency response system from an on-site team of friendly and caring staff. For added peace of mind, there is a dedicated domiciliary care team and on-site nursing home comprising 40 rooms. With communal facilities available - dining room, lounge and library - and a regular variety of social events, residents can be as involved in village activities as they choose. Situated in the centre of Dorchester, Somerleigh Court is conveniently close to all the town's shops, caf"Eacute;©s, and restaurants, the Borough Gardens, museums, mainline rail and bus services. Healthcare services including GP surgeries and the County Hospital are also nearby.

Key Financial Terms

We draw your attention to the obligation to pay service charges and a deferred membership fee on the resale of this property (details can be found in the attachment 'Key Financial Terms' located on our website). LifeCare Residences does not charge ground rent.


Somerleigh Road is accessed via Princes Street which runs between Albert Road and Trinity Street (for SATNAV use DT1 1AQ). Please note that Somerleigh Road is a private road subject to parking restrictions.

Nearest stations are:

"cent;*¢ Dorchester West (0.2 miles)

"cent;*¢ Dorchester South (0.3 miles)

"cent;*¢ Upwey (4.6 miles)

Arrange viewing 01305 211836

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Somerleigh Road, Dorchester, Dorset

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