Wiverley Gardens, set in shared gardens, is a development of 28 one bed apartments. It benefits from a shared lounge, guest room and conservatory. There are a number of ways to get involved with the resident community, with activities including coffee mornings and social evenings. It is short walk to local amenities and a regular bus will take your to the main high street.
One of the benefits of this development is your professional on-site manager who looks after the buildings and grounds maintenance and repairs, as well as helping you to access further help and support if you need it.
Blandford is a market town on the River Stour in Dorset. Several large superstores are situated in and around the town. Local outdoor activities include the Lawn Bowls Club (just five minutes from the development), beautiful riverside walks, and a local Green Flag nature reserve. There is a recently completed trail way on the route of the Dorset and Somerset railway – accessible to all including mobility scooters. Blandford Leisure Centre has a swimming pool, squash courts, gym and health club.
Things to see
The town’s focal point is its grand Market Place fringed by outstanding Georgian architecture, unrivalled in the South West, with many independent and interesting shops. There are also museums, attractions and facilities to suit all interests and the dramatic Jurassic Coast is within easy reach.
Blandford holds a biweekly market and monthly farmers market. The Coade Hall at Bryanston School is a 600-seater theatre which hosts professional touring companies, comedians, musicians and local amateur companies. There are several amateur dramatic groups and a rural cinema in local villages.
Blandford is situated between Cranborne Chase and the Dorset Downs, at the south eastern corner of the Blackmore Vale. The town lies at the junction of the A350 and A354 main roads but is skirted by an eastern bypass. Buses run from the town to locations including Poole, Bournemouth, Salisbury and Shaftesbury. The town is 15 miles from Poole railway station.
Distance to GP: 0.5 miles
Distance to shop: 0.25 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.5 miles