1 bedroom retirement property for sale
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- RECEPTION HALLWAY
- LOUNGE DINER
- DOUBLE BEDROOM
- SHOWER ROOM
- COMMUNAL GARDENS
- POPULAR LOCATION
- VIEWING RECOMMENDED
- NO UPWARD CHAIN
- RETIREMENT PROPERTY
Constructed by McCarthy & Stone in the early 1990's, these well situated apartments were built specifically for the over 60's with retirement, privacy and care in mind. McCarthy & Stone are the country's leading builder of such accommodation and their experience is shown within this development which gives an opportunity for convivial conversation and meeting of people in the communal lounge, yet privacy within one's own home. Security is ensured by an entry phone system at ground floor level. The apartment itself has strategically positioned emergency pull cords and telephone, which will automatically seek assistance should it be required.
There is a house manager within the development and in addition to the communal lounge and kitchen there is a guest's bedroom which is available by prior booking. The grounds are neatly laid out with seating areas and car parking, and just around the corner from the development is a 'Marks & Spencer' mini supermarket within the BP garage, serving everyday needs. Local bus services pass by which will take you into the town centre of Shirley, central Solihull or the City of Birmingham and its outlying suburbs. There is a doctors surgery adjacent to the development.
The main shopping area in Shirley is within ? mile of the development and here one will find an excellent array of shops ranging from small speciality and convenience stores to a choice of major supermarkets and Superstores on the Retail Park. We would estimate that a journey by car of some four miles will bring you to the junction of the A34 Stratford Road with the M42 motorway, which forms the hub of the national motorway network, and two junctions down the motorway will bring you to the National Exhibition Centre and Birmingham International Airport and Railway Station, giving easy access for those wishing to holiday or those coming to visit.
Number 15 is located on the first floor overlooking the main entrance and being adjacent to the lift. A front door opens directly to the
Reception Hallway - Having coved cornicing to ceiling, ceiling light point, security entrance phone and doors off to lounge diner, bedroom, shower room and
Airing Cupboard - Having slatted shelving
Lounge Diner - 5.38m x 3.48m max (2.77m min) (17'8" x 11'5" max ( - Having UPVC double glazed window overlooking the front gardens, feature fireplace with inset electric fire, night storage heater, emergency pull cord, three wall light points, coved cornicing to ceiling and double opening obscure glazed doors opening to the
Kitchen - 2.74m x 1.73m (9'0" x 5'8") - Having UPVC double glazed window overlooking the front elevation, wall light point, range of wall and base mounted storage units with roll edged work surfaces over incorporating electric hob with extractor canopy over, integrated electric oven, fridge, freezer, coved cornicing to ceiling, wall tiling and emergency pull cord
Double Bedroom - 4.72m max x 2.64m overall (15'6" max x 8'8" overal - Having coved cornicing to ceiling, wall light point, night storage heater, emergency pull cord, UPVC double glazed window looking down Union Road and built in wardrobes providing hanging rail and shelf storage
Shower Room - Having glazed corner shower enclosure, vanity unit with inset sink, low level WC, coved cornicing to ceiling, full height wall tiling, electric heated towel rail, extractor fan and wall light point
Communal Lounge - Being located on the ground floor adjacent to the main entrance where one will also find the house managers office
Communal Gardens - Being well tended and for the use of all residents
Residents Parking Area - Located to the side and rear
Residents Laundry - Located along the corridor from the apartment and having washing and drying facilities along with ironing boards and a sink
We are advised that the property is leasehold and we are advised that there are approximately 88 years remaining on the lease and it is subject to a half yearly ground rent of £256 and a half yearly service charge of approximately £1300. These figures are subject to confirmation by any interested parties solicitor.
By appointment only please with the Shirley office on[use Contact Agent Button].
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The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services so cannot verify that they are connected, in working order or fit for the purpose. The agent has not checked legal documents to verify the Freehold/Leasehold status of the property. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their own solicitor or surveyor.
CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008
The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. References to the tenure of the property are based on information supplied by the seller. The agent has not had sight of the title documents. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in the photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within these sales particulars; they may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.
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