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2 bedroom sheltered housing for sale

Kirk Mews, Althorne, Essex


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Key features

  • BUILT IN 2006

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Situated within an exclusive gated retirement development consisting of just 14 bungalows for the over 55's, is this extremely well presented semi-detached bungalow. The development was built in 2006 and backs directly onto open fields with deceptive living accommodation comprising an inviting entrance hall, master bedroom with fitted wardrobes, living room with a delightful fireplace, four piece bath/shower room, further bedrooms, conservatory and impressive kitchen with integrated appliances. Externally there is a well presented rear garden backing directly onto fields while there are well maintained communal areas to the front of the bungalow. VIEWING IS HIGHLY SUGGESTED. Energy Rating C.

Entrance Hall: - Solid wood entrance door to front, security telephone entry system, airing cupboard housing gas fired boiler and underfloor heating system, access to partly boarded loft space with built in loft ladder and light, doors to:-

Kitchen: - 10'3 x 8'8 (3.12m x 2.64m) - Double glazed window to front, extensive range of matching wall and base mounted storage units, granite work surfaces with inset 11/2 bowl stainless steel sink unit, built in four ring electric hob with extractor over, built in eye level double oven, integrated fridge/freezer, washing machine and slimline dishwasher, part tiled walls, tiled floor, spotlights.

Bedroom 2: - 10'9 x 8'8 (3.28m x 2.64m) - Double glazed window to front, built in storage cupboard.

Bath/Shower Room: - Obscure double glazed window to side, chrome heated towel rail, four piece white suite comprising close coupled wc, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath and fully tiled shower area with floor drain, wall mounted cabinet, tiled walls, tiled floor, spotlights, extractor fan, shaver point.

Master Bedroom: - 10'8 x 10'3 (3.25m x 3.12m) - Double glazed window to rear, two built in wardrobes.

Living Room: - 16'1 x 13'8 (4.90m x 4.17m) - Double glazed French style doors and windows to conservatory, gas fireplace with display mantle over.

Conservatory: - 11'2 x 8'7 (3.40m x 2.62m) - Double glazed construction with French style doors to side opening on to rear garden and full height windows to all other aspects, tiled floor.

Exterior - Rear Garden: - Commencing with a paved patio seating area leading to remainder which is mainly laid to lawn with planted beds and shrubs to borders, external cold water tap and water butt, gates to rear to allow for communal access.

Front: - An open porch is on offer at the front providing space for bins etc as well as an external power socket.

Parking: - There is both residents and visitors parking available to the front of the development.

Lease Details: - 99 years which commenced in 2006. We understand from our client that there is an annual service charge of approximately £1,800 per annum payable to the management company Mansion Care Ltd. This charge covers window cleaning, pest control, rubbish collection, alarm checks, gardening (grass cutting/hedge trimming), maintenance of communal areas, weed control. This cost also covers the buildings insurance for the property.

Resiedential Care: - It is our understanding from our client that care is available through Mansion Care Ltd but this is subject to capacity. For further details please enquire through ourselves and we can put you in touch with Care Manager. This cost of this care is in addition to the above mentioned service charge.

Agents Note: - We understand from our client that Mansion Care Ltd will be looking to arrange direct debits for the amount of £180 per month from April 2017 to spread the cost of the £1,800 service charge.

Agents Notes: - These particulars do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. All measurements are approximate. No responsibility is accepted as to the accuracy of these particulars or statements made by our staff concerning the above property. We have not tested any apparatus or equipment therefore cannot verify that they are in good working order. Any intending purchaser must satisfy themselves as to the correctness of such statements within these particulars. All negotiations to be conducted through Church and Hawes. No enquiries have been made with the local authorities pertaining to planning permission or building regulations. Any buyer should seek verification from their legal representative or surveyor.

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07 October 2016


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