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£250,000Guide price

2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Old Common Gardens

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Retirement property
2 bedroom
1 bathroom

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Property description

This is probably the best ground floor retirement apartment in the area. Old Common Gardens could not be more ideally located, with a gated access from the well-maintained grounds to the Locks Heath Centre and all its associated amenities, these include a doctor's surgery, dentist, library, and the ever-popular Waitrose supermarket. The property enjoys a south facing aspect to the lounge with the added benefit of a pedestrian rear access. The accommodation has been recently redecorated and includes a good-sized lounge with views over the adjacent open space, two generous double bedrooms, a refitted kitchen and a luxuriously appointed wet room. To appreciate the situation and accommodation offered by this property an early inspection is highly recommended.

Entrance Hall - Night storage heater. Deep storage cupboard. Airing cupboard. Doors to all rooms open plan to kitchen:-

Lounge - 4.91m x 3.35m (16'1" x 11'0") - Coved ceiling. Feature fireplace with terracotta tiled hearth and timber surround. Electric point. Night storage heater. Telephone point. UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation. UPVC double glazed door to rear elevation. Enjoying open aspect views across adjacent open space. South facing.

Kitchen - 3.00m x 1.82m (9'10" x 6'0") - Fitted with a range of matching wall and floor units with work surfaces over. Inset stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer taps. Integrated Neff electric oven with grill and separate built in Neff microwave. Integrated ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Plentiful storage with corner carousel unit, soft close drawers, integrated fridge, tiled flooring, window to front elevation, open plan to entrance hall.

Bedroom One - 3.81m x 3.35m min (12'6" x 11'0" min) - Extensive range of built in wardrobes with concertina doors. TV point. Night storage heater. Double glazed window to front elevation.

Bedroom Two - 3.16m minx 3.04m (10'4" min x 10'0") - Generous range of built in wardrobes. Electric panel radiator. UPVC double glazed window to rear elevation.

Wet Room - 2.51m x 1.85m (8'3" x 6'1") - Luxuriously appointed with walk in double shower with electronic shower control and large shower screen, built in wash hand basin with range of built in storage units and vanity cupboard, raised WC with built in cistern, underfloor heating, large floor to ceiling heated mirror, heated ladder towel rail, fully tiled floor and walls.

Communal Facilities - Communal lounge with kitchen. Adjacent toilet facilities. Communal laundry.

Communal Grounds - Well maintained communal grounds. Large lawn areas with mature shrub beds and borders. Pedestrian gated access to pathway leading to Locks Heath Shopping Village, and all it's associated amenities.

Parking - Residents and visitors parking area.

Agents Note - Emergency pull cords through-out property.
Annual Service Charge applies - currently £258 per month maintenance charge, and £50 per annum ground rent.
LEASE - 125 years from 1987.
PLEASE NOTE: The property is owned by a relative of Nick Ivens, the proprietor of Ivens & Co..

Directions - From Park Gate A27 Bridge Road turn into Locks Road. Take the third turning on the right into Meadow Avenue and then turn left into Old Common. Old Common Gardens will be located on the left hand side.

AGENTS NOTE: Checks have not been made of the services to the property, or of any equipment/appliances which may be included in the sale. Prospective purchasers should therefore arrange for their own inspection/tests to be carried out. Any figures regarding costs,charges or council tax should be checked independently whilst dimensions should not be relied upon for purchasing carpets or other items where accurate measurements are required.


    Ivens & Co - Park Gate

    32 Bridge Road Park Gate, Southampton SO31 7GF

    With a wealth of property experience, Ivens & Co have a highly motivated, mature and professional team, providing a comprehensive service, covering all aspects of residential property sales. Our estate agency office is based in Park Gate, however we offer our services to surrounding areas such as Fareham and Southampton to cover the Hampshire County. The local area boasts a vibrant economy, rapid communications network and an excellent educational and leisure facility. When it comes to property our estate agents can offer various types depending on what you are looking for. Whether you are after something small and cosy like a nice apartment or a bungalow then we have just what you need, however if you have something a little bigger in mind, then we have semi-detached and detached houses for sale. Take a look at our property search page to use our quick and easy search process to find exactly what you want. To help you find the property to suit your lifestyle, our estate agents will utilize: Years of personal experience Detailed local knowledge The latest technology to match your personal requirements Up to date communication methods

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