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Property Description

Key features

  • Modern First Floor Apartment
  • Development for Over 60s
  • 21 Foot Living Room
  • Kitchen and Bathroom
  • Spacious Double Bedroom
  • Communal Gardens

Full description

A very well maintained modern second floor apartment forming part of the McCarthy & Stone Lalgates Court development for the over 60s which was completed in 2005. The accommodation is approached via the lift to a communal landing giving access to reception hall, 21 foot living room, a spacious double bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. Lalgates Court is available to purchasers for independent living and whilst there is a Development Manager, the property is not offered as sheltered accommodation.

Accommodation -

Entrance Hall - 7' x 3'7 (2.13m x 1.09m) - Approached through a panelled front door close to the passenger lift, the hall has a secure entry phone and a built-in storage cupboard housing the Pulsa Coil hot water heater. Further doors lead to:-

Living Room - 20'10 x 11'3 (6.35m x 3.43m) - A spacious room with a three casement window to the side of Lalgates Court with attractive views. There is a TV point and a composite fire suite with mantel, electric night storage radiators and double leaf glazed doors leading to:-

Kitchen - 9' x 5'8 (2.74m x 1.73m) - Fitted with ample floor and wall cabinets with laminated working surfaces incorporating a stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over, AEG eye level oven, four place electric hob and a built-in fridge and freezer. There are ceramic tiled splash areas and a two casement window to the front elevation.

Bedroom - 18'9 x 8'8 (5.72m x 2.64m) - A double room of very generous proportions with a two casement window to the front elevation, an electric convector heater, built-in wardrobe with mirror fronted sliding doors, shelving and hanging space.

Bathroom - 6'10 x 5'8 (2.08m x 1.73m) - Comprising a white suite of panelled bath with mixer and shower attachment over, glazed screen, vanity wash basin and WC. There is a mirror shaver socket/light, ceramic tiled splash areas and a Dimplex fan heater.

Services - Main drainage, water and electricity are connected. Space heating is through electric night storage/convector heaters. Domestic hot water is provided by a Pulsa Coil electric immersion heater system. (None of these services has been tested).

Terms Of The Lease - The property is offered on a 125 year lease with 11 years expired and there are service charge currently approximately £2,000 per annum, plus a ground rent of £400 per annum.

Communal Facilities - Lalgates Court has the benefit of overnight visitor accommodation, a laundry room and a mobility scooter garage. In addition there are communal gardens, lift access to all floors and gated secure off road parking.

How To Get There - From Northampton town centre proceed in a westerly direction over Westbridge, passing Castle Station, and into St James Road. At the junction with the Weedon Road take the right hand filter onto the A428 Harlestone Road. Proceed over the next traffic light junction with Spencer Bridge Road and onto the Harlestone Road, continuing up the hill with Dallington Park on the right hand side. Continue past Lalgates Court to the roundabout junction with Bants Lane and take the first exit onto Bants Lane and then immediately left into Melrose Drive. Turn left again along the slip road which leads to Lalgates Court.

Council Tax - Northampton Borough Council - Band C
Water Rates are included within the Management Charge

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Added on Rightmove:
12 August 2016


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