Oliver Miles

01929 426655

3 Bedroom Apartment - £495,000

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3 Bedroom Apartment - £495,000

This glorious first floor apartment is situated in a very quiet and exclusive location adjoining Durlston Country Park. There is direct access from the communal gardens to the pathways along the Jurassic Coastline to Durlston Country Park in one direction and Swanage in the other.

The apartment has its own ground floor entrance and enjoys a wonderful south aspect to the rear. It has a peaceful, bright and airy ambience and has a large balcony from which to take in the views of the immaculate communal gardens, sea and woodland.

The main features being a floor to ceiling and full width double glazed window and door from the lounge, similarly from the principal bedroom, to the to the generous south-facing balcony. The present owners completely refurbished the flat in 2011.

Durlston is situated about 1 mile to the South of Swanage town centre and was developed by George Burt in the 19th Century. It is now renowned as being the gateway to the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. Durlston Country Park is a National Nature Reserve, also designated as Heritage Coast and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and includes a mock castle and the Great Globe. It attracts visitors throughout the year who enjoy the countryside walks, geology, marine and wildlife for which this particular coastal area is famed.


(all measurements approximate)


Stairs to first floor.


A pleasant, light and open area accessing the main accommodation. Cloaks cupboard housing water softener.


WC, washbasin, heated ladder towel rail. Half-tiled walls.


4m x 2.1m (13' x 7')
Fitted worktops, cupboards and drawers. Integral appliances include electric hob, under oven, extractor over and dishwasher. Stainless steel 1.5 bowl sink unit. Tiled floor.


5.7m x 3.9m (18' 8" x 12' 10")
An impressive yet comfortable room with complete floor to ceiling window with sliding patio door to magnificent balcony and exceptonal views. Open fireplace with gas point.


Airing cupboard with plumbing for washing machine. Hatch with retractable ladder to loft where the gas boiler serving heating radiators and hot water and hot water cylinder are located.


4.8m x 3.3m (15' 9" x 10' 10")
Excellent size room enjoying similar views as from the living room. Floor to ceiling south facing window and separate glazed door to the balcony. Double wardrobe and chest of drawers.


3.7m x 2.8m (12' 2" x 9' 2")
Good size double bedroom with fitted wardrobes. Large double glazed window to the front aspect with a pretty outlook over the well-tended front gardens and attractive walling surrounding the apartments


2.7m x 1.6m (8' 10" x 5' 3")


Modern suite comprising bath with 'Mira' mains shower over and fully tiled surround. Washbasin inset into cupboards with drawers . WC. Heated ladder towel rail and double glazed window.


Fabulous and extensive Communal Gardens, superbly maintained and largely laid to lawn. Covered Storage Area and Shed adjoining entrance door. Spacious Balcony with access from Living Room and principal Bedroom.

Garage No.7, 5.7m x 2.8m internally and ample shared Parking.


All mains services.


999 year Lease with Share of the Freehold. Maintenance is £1500 per annum (2023/24). Pets are permitted. Long lets are permitted, but no holiday lets.

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Oliver Miles is an independent Chartered Surveyors & Estate Agents focussing on the selling, letting and valuation of residential and commercial properties in Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck. We have over fifty years of experience and offer high-quality marketing and a professional, honest and friendly service. We are members of:

RICS: Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
ISVA: Independent Surveyors & Valuers Association
The Property Ombudsman (Sales)

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Selling with Oliver Miles Estate Agents

We will arrange a mutually convenient time to inspect your property, measure and take internal and external photographs. We then prepare particulars/brochures.

Details will then be e-mailed, or posted, to all potential buyers. We will also contact “hot” buyers by phone. We advertise all our properties on Rightmove and OnTheMarket throughout the UK.  

We accompany prospective buyers on viewings and provide you with feedback. We will then negotiate on your behalf to achieve the best price. Once a sale is agreed upon, our team keep the transaction on track, liaising between the various parties. This enables your sale to be completed as swiftly and smoothly as possible.

For information about letting with Oliver Miles please see below.

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Our thanks go to Oliver Miles and his team in assisting us to find and buy our new home.

They contacted us to alert us to the availability of the property and then with great care and knowledge guided us through our purchase and were pleased to help us every step of our journey.

Peter and Emma, Swanage.

Thanks to all of the team at Oliver Miles for making the sale of our house as smooth and comfortable as possible. Your professional and friendly assistance has been greatly appreciated with easy to understand updates right through the process.

Bob and Merrilyn, Swanage.

Oliver Miles handled the purchase of our new property. It was a long and challenging transaction. Oliver Miles demonstrated great professionalism in progressing the transaction and using local contacts to keep moving things along and keeping all parties informed.

We are very grateful for their help and support and wouldn't hesitate to recommend and would certainly use Oliver Miles in the future. Many thanks to Jackie, John and the team.

I have just sold a property with the help of Oliver Miles Estate Agent. I can't thank the staff enough for their help and support over the last few months.

They have first class knowledge of the local market; they are all very professional, and always friendly and helpful. Jackie in particular was an absolute lifeline to me at times: always supportive and very, very efficient.

I would certainly use their services again, and I would not hesitate to recommend them. They will help to make buying / selling your property so much easier (let's face it - moving is not the most stress-free thing to do!). Thank you all at Oliver Miles.

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