Waterman House

Retirement housing
For sale (1)
Macaulay Road, Broadstone, Poole, Dorset, BH18 8AR
Macaulay Road, Broadstone, Poole, Dorset, BH18 8AR

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Managed by
McCarthy Stone Management Services
Make the most of life

We believe we all deserve to live a life well lived, and at McCarthy Stone we want to help make the UK the best place in which to grow old.

Manager's Description

"Located on Dunyeats Road in Broadstone, Dorset, this modern Retirement Living development is an ideal option for those seeking flats in the South West. This stylish development offers a collection of ..." Show more "Located on Dunyeats Road in Broadstone, Dorset, this modern Retirement Living development is an ideal option for those seeking flats in the South West. This stylish development offers a collection of 11 one bedroom and 25 two bedroom modern retirement apartments exclusively for those over 65. Additionally, there are 23 car parking spaces for homeowner use and access to a conveniently located Post Office on the ground floor. Set in a prominent location, our Broadstone development offers easy access to many surrounding areas of interest, including: Poole, Bournemouth, Upton Lake, Oakley, Corfe Mullen and Wimborne Minster.

Build start is due to commence in September 2016 with apartments available to reserve off plan from May 2017. We look forward to welcoming the first homeowners in November 2017." Show less

Main Facts

Retirement housing
Tenure(s): Leasehold
36 flats. Built in 2017. Sizes 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom.
Non-resident management staff and Careline alarm service
Lift, Lounge, Garden
New residents accepted from 65 years of age. Both cats & dogs generally accepted (subject to terms of lease and landlord's written permission).
Housing Authority: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Social Care Authority: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
Architects: KSA Architects Ltd

Info updated: 14/09/2015
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Availability

The following details have been provided to EAC:
Resale: A 1 bedroom apartment. Asking price £340,000. (Notified 18/04/2024) Contact McCarthy Stone Resales on 0345 556 4121 or click here to view details on their website.

Comments made in nominations for the EAC National Housing for Older People Awards

"Since my mum moved in she has had a new lease of life. New friends and social life and she is safe and secure"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"My mum lives there and she is so happy."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"The residents are so, so happy here, it genuinely is very lovely to see. Also the communal area is very comfortable and well decorated. "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"The extra curricular activities put on by the house manager are second to none and have helped to create a unique, warm and friendly environment. Ther..." Show more
"The extra curricular activities put on by the house manager are second to none and have helped to create a unique, warm and friendly environment. There was so much joy in seeing the residents group together to decorate it for Xmas too. " Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"My mother moved in to Waterman house last year and is so very happy and settled here which is a testament to all of the staff"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Proximity to local amenities and the friendliness of the of the residents. Efficiency of the house manager."
Made by a resident in 2019

"Extremely well kept and built to a high standard the living accomodation and community room is good"
Made by a resident in 2019

"Extremely well kept and built to a high standard"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Well designed. Bright, modern and welcoming. Great location and ample parking."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"My grand mother has recently moved into this property and is very happy there"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Nain moved in in september and is very happy."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"My mother has settled in very well and like it."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"My mother-in-law has settled in very well."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"It is a very friendly, welcoming environment, with well proportioned corridors to enable visitors with cases to pass through easily. The private apart..." Show more
"It is a very friendly, welcoming environment, with well proportioned corridors to enable visitors with cases to pass through easily. The private apartments are exceptionally well fitted out with all mod cons necessary to fulfil a happy, friendly lifestyle. People there seem happy with their new lifestyle." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"My friend's life has been transformed since moving in here when it opened -she is just so happy with everything. Staff and facilities are excellent an..." Show more
"My friend's life has been transformed since moving in here when it opened -she is just so happy with everything. Staff and facilities are excellent and the organised activities to help the residents settle in and get to know one another were very well thought out and managed." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"I laugh with the other residents every afternoon. L also feel very safe here."
Made by a resident in 2019

"I like it a Waterman House because there are some very nice residents we all get along very well, doing things together such as puzzles, quizzes, film..." Show more
"I like it a Waterman House because there are some very nice residents we all get along very well, doing things together such as puzzles, quizzes, film nights and a lot more things during the day you never need to be lonely.conveinent for the shops Dr.Dentists
Chemists library ." Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"Looks like a lovely comfortable place full of happy people!"
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Fantastic scheme that has brought the town to life."
Made by a staff member in 2019

"Beautiful rooms and friendly atmosphere "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Warm and friendly community."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"It’s so spacious and well appointed with facilities that the more senior person requires. The communal social room is ideal. No more being along. W..." Show more
"It’s so spacious and well appointed with facilities that the more senior person requires. The communal social room is ideal. No more being along. Whether there’s an activity or just for a coffee and chat it’s there. Complete with a manager who looks after things. " Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"Welcoming. Warm. Great communal lounge. And my friend has settled in very happily "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Great apartment and very friendly environment. Staff are nice too."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"My sister recently moved in and I have visited and stayed for a few days. The accommodation is roomy and safe and the other residents all look happy ..." Show more
"My sister recently moved in and I have visited and stayed for a few days. The accommodation is roomy and safe and the other residents all look happy and welcoming." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"Excellent use of space, lovely communal area, light well designed accommodation, warm and comfortable. Also staff are very friendly and helpful."
Made by a visitor in 2019

"Lovely friendly atmosphere. Staff, residents and visitors so welcoming and fun....a very happy place with a great community spirit. "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"I have supported my friend on choosing and buying into Waterman house before it was even built and she was first to move in. The whole process was unb..." Show more
"I have supported my friend on choosing and buying into Waterman house before it was even built and she was first to move in. The whole process was unbelievably proficient and professional with help by company from the word go. Fantastic service. I was bowled over. " Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"My friend has moved in here and has been made extremely welcome by the manager and residents. Her apartment is large and spacious and very comfortable..." Show more
"My friend has moved in here and has been made extremely welcome by the manager and residents. Her apartment is large and spacious and very comfortable. She enjoys the location near Shops and services. " Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"Beautifully designed and lovely friendly people "
Made by a visitor in 2019

"The building is lovely and the residents are very friendly and welcoming. The residents are also very community minded, caring and very supportive t..." Show more
"The building is lovely and the residents are very friendly and welcoming. The residents are also very community minded, caring and very supportive to each other. It seems a wonderful place to live." Show less

Made by a visitor in 2019

"A new complex which opened Summer 2018. As one of the first residents it has been wonderful meeting my new neighbours as they move in making not just..." Show more
"A new complex which opened Summer 2018. As one of the first residents it has been wonderful meeting my new neighbours as they move in making not just a Community but a Family helped by having a brilliant House Manager whose ethos is nothing is too much trouble. " Show less

Made by a resident in 2019

"Within 4 months we have become a community of friends and neighbours enjoying each others company and looking out for and after our neighbours. McCar..." Show more
"Within 4 months we have become a community of friends and neighbours enjoying each others company and looking out for and after our neighbours. McCarthy and Stone has assisted with this with all the events organised which has helped to bring us all together for retirement living. " Show less

Made by a staff member in 2019
Managed by
McCarthy Stone Management Services
Make the most of life

We believe we all deserve to live a life well lived, and at McCarthy Stone we want to help make the UK the best place in which to grow old.

National Housing for Older People Awards
South West region silver award winner
in the EAC Housing for Older People Awards 2019.
Category: Retirement housing 31-36 units.
Sponsor: Retirement Homesearch.
Memberships
Retirement Housing Group: The organisation that developed and/or manages this facility is a member of the Retirement Housing Group which advocates for more good quality retirement housing
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