SUPERB ONE BEDROOMED SECOND (TOP) FLOOR RETIREMENT APARTMENT built by McCarthy & Stone in 2003 comprising 36 properties over 3 floors each served by a Lift. Residents must be over the age of 60 years, or in the event of a couple, one must be over the age of 60 years and the other over 55 years. There is a House Manager who can be contacted from various points within each property in the case of an emergency. This Apartment has the benefit of uPVC double glazing, and night storage heating. There is also a communal Lounge, Lift, Guest room, communal Laundry, and security entry-phone system. For periods when the House Manager is off-duty there is a 24 hour emergency Careline response system.
The accommodation on offer briefly comprises: on the ground floor: Lobby leading to communal Lounge area, Laundry room for the use of all residents, & Lift to: 2nd floor: Apartment No: 26 – Hallway, Lounge with electric fire & double-opening doors to ‘Juliet’ balcony, Kitchen (off), Bedroom with fitted wardrobes, Bathroom with shower. Externally: communal Gardens with designated parking & visitor parking.
Grangeside Court is situated in Preston Grange close to Morrisons Supermarket, Tynemouth Swimming Pool, and bus services which connect up with local amenities.
On the Ground Floor:
SECURITY ENTRY-PHONE GIVING ACCESS TO LOBBY: dado rail, & night storage heater.
COMMUNAL LOUNGE: for the use of all residents.
COMMUNAL LAUNDRY ROOM: washing machines & dryers for the use of all residents.
On the Second Floor: Apartment No: 26
HALL: large walk-in store cupboard housing hot water tank with shelving for storage, access to loft.
LOUNGE: 17′ 6″ x 10′ 3″ (5.33M x 3.12M) TV & telephone points, fireplace with electric fire, ‘Creda’ night storage heater, pull-cord, & uPVC double glazed double-opening doors to ‘Juliet’ balcony with southerly aspect.
KITCHEN: 7′ 4″ x 7′ 0″ (2.24M x 2.13M) part-tiled walls, fitted wall & floor units, ‘Electrolux’ hob, illuminated ‘Electrolux’ extractor hood over, ‘Electrolux’ eye-level oven, recesses for fridge & freezer, stainless steel sink with mixer tap & drainer, ‘Creda’ convector heater, & uPVC double glazed window with roller-blind.
BEDROOM: 14′ 6″ x 9′ 1″ (4.42M x 2.77M) including fitted wardrobes on 1 wall with mirrored sliding doors, TV & telephone points, ‘Creda’ night storage heater, & uPVC double glazed window.
BATHROOM: fully-tiled walls, panelled bath with shower over & screen, vanity unit, low level WC, illuminated mirror, & ‘Consort’ electric towel radiator.
COMMUNAL GARDENS: designated car parking & visitor car parking.
Service Charge: Approximately Â£1158.07 per annum, which includes water rates, window cleaning, maintenance & up-keep of block exterior, communal grounds, and internal areas such as hall, stairs and landings.
Ground Rent: Â£385 per annum (payable in 2 instalments of Â£192.50).
Council Tax Band: A