Get brand editions for Henton Kirkman Residential, Billericay

1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Park Lodge, Queens Park Avenue, Billericay, Essex, CM12

£155,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Offered for sale with no onward chain, this one bedroom ground floor Warden Controlled Apartment is in an appealing corner position which enjoys a pleasant outlook onto Porchester Road and York Road.

In addition to the security and support this well respected development offers together with its welcoming communal areas, this apartment also enjoys well-lit accommodation with both the lounge and bedroom sharing a walk in bay window projection. The double bedroom here has built in wardrobes and is served by the shower room fitted with a white suite. Adjoining the lounge which has a bespoke fitted storage/display units to one wall is the kitchen, with units fitted to three walls this room is convenient and practical. Interested applicants are advised that this apartment has recently been decorated but does still require floor coverings.

Adjacent to Park Lodge are The Pantiles Shops which include a chemist, opticians, newsagents, Coop supermarket and Doctors.
A bus stop outside provides public transport to the high street.

Onsite Facilities include a Residents Lounge, Dining Area, Communal Computers, Laundry and a sun lounge area that leads onto the garden and patio.

MAIN ENTRANCE

Main entrance door with secure entry phone `intercom` link to the flat.
Adjacent to the main entrance is the Wardens office.
The immediate area around this encompassing the Residents Lounge, Sun Lounge areas and Dining Room.

There is a lift and stairs accessing each floor, opposite the entrance door and directly across the lounge is the hallway which in-turn leads the entrance door of the apartment.


ENTRANCE HALL

Wall mounted Door Entry & Alarm System giving two way speech communication between you and the Warden and also acting as a link to the main entrance door to let visitors in.
A spacious full height walk-in store cupboard houses two water tanks (hot and cold), hot water pump and shelving. Additional store cupboard with panel doors. Panel doors to

BEDROOM
5.08m > 4.40m x 2.71m (16'8 > 14'5 x 8'10)
Measurements EXCLUDE built-in wardrobes (1 x double + 1 x single). Rear facing double glazed window looking onto York Road and Porchester Road, 2 wall mounted lights, storage heater.


BATHROOM
Extractor fan, heated towel rail, wall mounted light/shaver socket, part tiled walls.
White suite comprising vanity wash basin with cupboard under, low level wc and walk in double shower cubicle.

LOUNGE/DINER
5.78m > 5.10m x 3.19m ( 19' > 16'9 x 10'5)
Storage heater, a pleasant room with rear facing window. Fitted bespoke wall cabinets to one wall and open access into the kitchen.


KITCHEN
2.62m x 1.94m (8'7 x 6'4)
White coloured units fitted to three walls with roll edge work surfaces over, built in electric oven and hob, spaces housing washing machine and fridge freezer. Please note there is also a communal laundry room.


PARK LODGE

Built by Wimpey Retirement Homes, the development comprises 79 one and two bedroom apartments arranged over 2 floors, the upper floor served by LIFTS.

The complex is set within it`s own landscaped Grounds with parking available for visitors courtesy of 2 CAR PARKS, the front main car park and a further smaller rear car park.

Aimed specifically at the over 55`s, this is a development which allows you to live in a self contained apartment offering total independence yet with a little added security should you require it and in a location which is convenient for everything.

An experienced management company takes care of all external maintenance offering residents peace of mind without intruding into their privacy.

Features of the development include a Residents Lounge, second Lounge available as a games room, Salon for visting Hairdressers, coin operated Laundry and Two Guest Suites for friends and family for overnight visits.


WARDEN CONTROLLED

Emergency alarm pull-cords are provided in each of the rooms of the apartment.
Pulling the cord will immediately alert the House Manager to your need for help.

When the Manager is off-duty, the system is linked to an Emergency 24 hour Response Unit. ` Either in person, or through the alarm intercom, you can be sure there will always be someone available in the event of an emergency, day or night, every day of the year.


LEASE

Subject to confirmation via the Solicitors, we understand the Lease to be 99 years from 1983. The current Service Charges is 134 per month and include the maintenance of the grounds, the Warden and associated 24hr emergency careline costs, buildings insurance and water rates. All the property owner is responsible for, is their own heating, lighting, decoration and maintenance of their own flat and Council Tax.


LOCATION

Adjacent to Park Lodge is the Queens Park shopping centre which will provide most everday needs. Shops include a Somerfields supermarket, Boots the Chemist, newsagent, florist, dry cleaner and a pet shop.

There is also a Doctors surgery, Dentist and Opticians.

The `NIBS` bus stop outside the development provides transport to the high street and near by towns.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Billericay (0.7 mi)
  • Ingatestone (2.4 mi)
  • Shenfield (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Nearest schools

Use the school checker

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Henton Kirkman Residential, Billericay

139 High Street, Billericay, CM12 9AB

01277 577013 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Floorplans

Externally hosted floorplan


To view this property or request more details, contact:

Henton Kirkman Residential, Billericay

139 High Street, Billericay, CM12 9AB

01277 577013 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Map & Street View

Nearest stations

  • Billericay (0.7 mi)
  • Ingatestone (2.4 mi)
  • Shenfield (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Henton Kirkman Residential, Billericay

139 High Street, Billericay, CM12 9AB

01277 577013 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

Disclaimer - Property reference 11park. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Henton Kirkman Residential, Billericay. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

Map data OpenStreetMap contributors.