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£127,500 Fixed price

2 bedroom retirement property for sale

The Green, Astbury Street, Congleton

£127,500 Fixed price

2 bedroom retirement property for sale

The Green, Astbury Street, Congleton

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Property features

  • NO CHAIN
  • NEWLY DECORATED RETIREMENT BUNGALOW
  • TWO BEDROOMS & WET ROOM
  • COMMUNAL REAR GARDEN
  • PRIVATE RESIDENTS PARKING
  • PLEASANT OUTLOOK OVER CONGLETON CRICKET CLUB
  • WALKING DISTANCE OF TOWN CENTRE

Nearest station

Congleton (1.2mi.)

Nearest schools

school icon  Aidenswood (0.1mi.)
Outstanding
school icon  Marlfields Primary School (0.2mi.)
Good
school icon  Saint Mary's Catholic Primary School (0.3mi.)
Outstanding

Property description

*NO CHAIN*

*WATCH OUR ONLINE VIDEO TOUR*

*TWO BED RETIREMENT BUNGALOW* *WALKING DISTANCE OF TOWN CENTRE* *PRIVATE RESIDENTS PARKING* *PLEASANT OUTLOOK OVER CONGLETON CRICKET CLUB*

This mid terrace bungalow forms part of a conveniently located development of retirement homes. The property is held on a long lease from Anchor Housing Association who, under a monthly service charge, cover garden maintenance, cleaning of windows, repairs to the building together with an emergency pull cord alarm system.

The only stipulation is that the occupier has to be at least 55 years old. It is sold on a shared equity basis (75% occupier 25% Anchor Trust. The price quoted is for a 75% share full price £170,000).

There is a visiting Estate Manager and the added security of emergency Anchor call response system, which is an emergency monitoring centre providing a response 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, for periods when the Estate Manager is off duty.

This home has just been completely decorated and is a shiny home, just waiting to be moved into. In brief the accommodation comprises; entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMS and shower room. Gas central heating. PVCu double glazing. Residents parking and communal gardens

It’s a terrific position, fantastically located for the ever popular Astbury Mere Country Park. A wonderful community spirited place for walkers and runners, with water based activities available at the shore side outdoor pursuits centre. The rear gardens of these bungalows directly abut Congleton Cricket ground, where the typical "crack of leather on willow" can be heard during the summer months.

Practically close to the bustling town centre of Congleton. For the commuter, access to the nearby Northwest motorway network is easily available at Junction 17 or 18 of the M6 motorway. It is also within only a few minutes walking distance of the town’s railway station which offers links to national rail networks with frequent connections to London Euston and Manchester Piccadilly. Manchester International Airport is also easily accessible. Bus stops are immediate, offering all manner of local bus routes to both the town centre and surrounding towns.

Composite front door to:

HALL
Single panel central heating radiator. Door to cloaks cupboard with shelving. 13 Amp power points. Doors to:

LOUNGE - 14' 11'' x 10' 2'' (4.54m x 3.10m)
PVCu double glazed window to front aspect. Coving to ceiling. 13 Amp power points. Single panel central heating radiator. Television aerial point. BT telephone point (subject to BT approval).

KITCHEN - 10' 3'' x 10' 3'' (3.12m x 3.12m)
PVCu double glazed window to rear aspect. Fitted with a range of laminate eye level and base units. Laminate preparation surfaces with stainless steel single drainer sink unit inset. Tiled to splashbacks. Single panel central heating radiator. 13 Amp power points. Wall mounted Worcester combination gas central heating boiler. Space for slot in gas cooker with extractor fan. Space and plumbing for washing machine and fridge freezer. Door to rear.

BEDROOM 1 REAR - 13' 10'' x 9' 11'' (4.21m x 3.02m)
PVCu double glazed window to rear aspect. Single panel central heating radiator. 13 Amp power points.

BEDROOM 2 FRONT - 7' 7'' x 7' 3'' (2.31m x 2.21m)
PVCu double glazed window to front aspect. Single panel central heating radiator. 13 Amp power points.

WET ROOM - 8' 6'' x 6' 6'' (2.59m x 1.98m)
Suite comprising: low level w.c., wash hand basin and shower area with mains fed shower. Shaver point. Single panel central heating radiator. Extractor fan. Access to roof space.

Outside

FRONT
Set back from the pavement behind wrought iron railings and lawn area with tarmacadam path to front door.

REAR
Communal path and lawned garden with exclusive concrete patio flagged area with views over the cricket ground. Communal bin storage. Parking to the side of the property.

FACILITIES
All Anchor estates offer a 24 hour alarm call service in private and shared areas. Every estate will have either a resident or visiting manager who provides help, advice and co-ordinates any services provided.

WHATS INCLUDED
The services provided by the estate managers include: liaising with residents and prospective residents; making sure the estate is safe, secure and welcoming; maintaining the building and managing the estate. The costs for these services, carried out by the professional staff, are included in the monthly service charge. All this has the added advantage of protecting property values for all residents.The estate manager is available to discuss financial issues relating to the running of the estate. The audited accounts will be sent to you by post every year. Actual expenditure is monitored against the annual budget throughout the year and service charges are reviewed annually.Service charges are put together in accordance with the terms of your lease. They cover the costs associated with the upkeep of the estate, including insurance of the building and maintenance of communal areas.

TENURE
Leasehold. Current service charge: £145.08 per calendar month. There is a 99 year lease commencing 31.3.1998.

SERVICES
All mains services are connected (although not tested).

VIEWING
Strictly by appointment through sole selling agent TIMOTHY A BROWN.

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