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From£423,950
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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Laindon Road, Billericay
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New build
Retirement
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Retirement property
1 bed
1 bath

Key information

Tenure: Leasehold
Council tax, if payable: Unconfirmed
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Property description & features

  • Tenure: Leasehold
  • Enjoy a new chapter of your life in your own luxury Apartment with like-minded neighbours
  • A stunning development just along Laindon Road, itself running into Billericay High Street
  • There`s an Owners Lounge & Bar on the ground floor where you can meet new friends and socialise
  • Many residents compare it to owning an Apartment within a friendly 5 Star Hotel!
  • 9 available from the original 32 built by highly regarded `Churchill Retirement Living`
  • i and 2 Bedroom luxury Apartments from £421,950 for the 1 Beds to £570,950 for the 2 Beds
  • First class quality throughout with many clever features
  • All apartments include spacious accommodation, lots of storage and integrated kitchen appliances
  • Comprehensive 10 Year Building Warranty Guarantee and well behaved cats and small dogs welcome!
  • Please call the office to request your brochure or for more information (including a Video tour)
Enjoy a new chapter of your life in a upmarket development especially for Retirees, where you can own your own luxury Apartment within this beautiful building, with an Owners Lounge and Bar on the ground floor, where you can meet new friends and socialise without having to go out!

Many Churchill apartment owners liken it to owning an apartment within a 5 Star Hotel!

Meadow Lodge itself is a collection of 32 brand new Apartments by 'Churchill Retirement Living', situated along the Laindon Road and just a short stroll to Billericay High Street with its central Waitrose Store.

All the apartments at Meadow Lodge are completely self-contained, providing you with the privacy, peace and quiet when you want it, and the option of popping 'downstairs' (Lift to all floors) to the large Residents Lounge and Bar, to join new friends when it suits you.

For added reassurance, there is an In-house Manager Monday - Friday and a Careline system for the evenings and weekends and a well behaved cats or small dogs are welcome, although permission will need to be granted by the landlord or Millstream, the Managing Agent.

THE LATEST PRICES AREA:

No.14 £431,950 1 Bed First Floor Apartment with its own private Balcony, Carpets, Curtains & Fireplace

No.20 £428,950 1 Bed First Floor Apartment with Balcony

No.23 £432,950 1 Bed First Floor Apartment with lovely front views across to the countryside the other side of Laindon Road, Carpets, Curtains & Fireplace

No.25 £441,950 1 Bed Second Floor Apartment with a Juliette Balcony enjoying far reaching views

No.26 £423,950 1 Bed Second Floor Apartment with a Juliette Balcony

No.32 £436,950 1 Bed Second Floor Apartment like no.23 below it, enjoying lovely front views across to the countryside the other side of Laindon Road and being a floor above, the views are even more far reaching.

£1,000 towards agents Fee & £500 towards Solicitors Fee (subject to T's & C's)

PLEASE CALL FOR MORE INFORMATION, OR SEE BELOW FOR MORE DETAILED INFO.

The Main Accommodation of each Apartment includes:

HALL

A good size with a large useful Store Room.

LOUNGE

Generous in size to allow room for a suite and small dining table too.

KITCHEN

All are beautifully fitted with integrated appliances comprising a sleek black Ceramic Hob, waist height Oven, Integrated Fridge/Freezer and a Washer/Dryer as standard.

There is also attractive slip resistant flooring and modern inset downlighting.

BEDROOM

Boasting a huge walk-in wardrobe.

Plus, within the 2 bedroom apartments the second bedroom is so big, many owners use it as a Dining Room or Craft & Hobby Room.

SHOWER ROOM

Featuring large showers with low profile shower trays (no high steps), and thermostatic showers,‘easy turn' taps, slip resistant flooring, a heated chrome towel radiator, swish ‘Walnut' look Vanity unit and a mirrored wall cabinet with an integrated shaver socket.

(2 Bedroom Apartments boast both a Bathroom and an Ensuite Shower Room)

STORAGE

Plenty, as you have a big Store Room in the Hall and that large walk-in wardrobe in the bedroom.

The 2 bedroom Apartments have two store cupboards in the Hall plus another in the Master Bedroom.

HEATING

Meadow Lodge is heated by a communal Ground Source Heat Pump, cleverly harnessing the ambient energy underground and converting it to heat.

LANDSCAPED GROUNDS

Fully maintained and a delight to wander.

OWNERS LOUNGE & COFFEE BAR

With communal Wi-Fi, a coffee bar and lots of tables to meet friends from one or more from the other 32 apartments (33 in all).

There is a communal WC here to save you having to go back to your apartment and the Main entrance and Reception is also found here too.

There is a variety of events held here all year round like coffee mornings, Afternoon teas, Keep fit classes, cheese and wine and evenings, etc.

SERVICE CHARGE

The Annual Service Charge is just under £2,400 for a 1 Bed Apartment and just under £3,600 for a 2 Bedroom Apartment, and covers such things as the Lodge Manager, Careline Monitoring and Emergency Call Equipment, along with the Communal Insurance, Electricity, Water and Sewerage (including your water rates), Window Cleaning, Grounds maintenance, Lift maintenance, and general expenses.

GROUND RENT

The Ground Rent is £575 for a 1 Bed and £625 for a 2 bed.

LEASE

The Lease is 999 years from September 2019.

NHBC or equivalent.

There is a 10 year build mark warranty.

SKY

Meadow Lodge is SkyQ enabled.

PETS

A well behaved cat or small dog are welcome although permission will need to be granted by the landlord or Millstream.

SECURITY

Camera entry system operated from your own apartment, an intruder alarm fitted to the front door of all apartments, mains connected smoke detectors in all apartments and communal areas & the 24 hour support system.

The smart call alarm system can also be used for Video or Audio calls with your neighbours as well as providing video door entry via your TV, allowing you to view visitors on a display screen before letting them in the main entrance


CAR PARKING

There is a large car park with unreserved parking bays.

GUEST SUITE

There is a guest bedroom suite which you can book for any friends or family subject to availability.

OWNERSHIP

Anyone can own an apartment but only those over 60 can live there.

FURTHER SERVICES

Online shopping service for groceries - available through the Lodge Manager.

Buggy Storage.

External Refuse Store

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Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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