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£140,000 Guide price

1 bedroom apartment for sale

Henshaw Court, Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 0JQ

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£140,000 Guide price

1 bedroom apartment for sale

Henshaw Court, Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 0JQ

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Property features

  • Immaculately presented
  • Second floor nice outlook
  • Ideal location close to shops
  • Homeowners lounge
  • Guest suite
  • Quiet reading room
  • House manager
  • Laundry
  • Gated car park
  • Must be viewed

Nearest stations

Water Orton (1.4mi.)
Lea Hall (1.7mi.)
Stechford (2.3mi.)

Nearest schools

school icon  Castle Bromwich Junior School (0.1mi.)
school icon  Castle Bromwich Infant and Nursery School (0.3mi.)
school icon  Guardian Angels Catholic Primary School (0.3mi.)

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Property description

An immaculately presented ONE BEDROOM retirement apartment situated on the SECOND FLOOR of our HENSHAW COURT DEVELOPMENT.

Henshaw Court - Henshaw Court is a McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living development made up of 43 one and two bedroom apartments specifically designed for the over 60's. The development sits on Chester Road, in Castle Bromwich. The development has a dedicated House Manager on site during the day to take care of things and make you feel at home.

There's no need to worry about the burden of maintenance costs as the service charge covers the cost of all external maintenance, gardening and landscaping, external window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates and security systems. Henshaw Court has two reading rooms placed on the first and second floor (served by a lift) with balconies to both. All energy costs of the laundry room, homeowners lounge and other communal areas are also covered in the service charge. For your peace of mind the development has CCTV door entry and 24-hour emergency call systems, should you require assistance.

The Homeowners' lounge provides a great space to socialise with friends and family. If your guests have travelled from afar, they can extend their stay by booking into the development Guest Suite (usually for a fee of £25 per night - subject to availability) which has an en-suite shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV.

It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years of age or over. However if a couple one partner can be over 55 if the other over 60.

Entrance Hall - A solid wood front door with spy hole and letter box opens into the hallway. There is a door to a walk in storage cupboard. All other doors leading to the living room, bedroom, and the shower room.

Living Room - The living room has the benefit of a double glazed large feature window with pleasant outlook. There's a TV point with Sky+ connectivity. Telephone point. Power points. Two ceiling light points. An oak effect part glazed door leads into the separate kitchen.

Kitchen - A modern and well presented fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, tiled floor and splash back. Integrated fridge and freezer. Built in Hotpoint oven with side opening door, with space for a microwave in the alcove above. Four ringed induction hob with extractor hood over. The stainless steel sink, with drainer and mixer tap, sits beneath a double glazed window with roller blind. There are a range of base and wall units. Kick heater. Tiled Floor.

Bedroom - A bright and neutrally decorated double bedroom with a large feature double glazed window. TV and telephone points. A range of power sockets. Built in wardrobe with mirrored sliding doors. Ceiling light fitting.

Shower Room - This fully tiled modern fitted suite comprises; walk in level access double width shower unit with glass screen and safety grab rails, WC, vanity unit with wash hand basin inset and a fitted mirror above. Heated towel rail.

Service Charge Details - Cleaning of communal windows
Water rates for communal areas and apartments
Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
24 hour emergency call system
Upkeep of gardens and grounds
Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
Buildings insurance

The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Ownership Details - Lease Length: 125 years from 1st June 2013
Ground Rent: £425 per year

Parking - Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is usually £250 per annum, but may vary by development. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.

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Property reference 30410894. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by McCarthy Stone - Resales. Please contact the property advertiser directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

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