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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8

Offers in Region of £174,115

Property Description

Key features

  • CHAIN FREE! 3rd floor 2 bedroom Apartment within prestigious Sheltered Housing Complex
  • Conveniently located for lifts & staircases to all floors
  • 24 hour management cover & reception
  • Comfortable communal areas include lounge, dining room, hobbies room & conservatory
  • Busy social scene (organized & enjoyed by the Owners themselves)
  • Waitress-served midday meal service is available daily & served to room in event of ill-heath
  • Visiting hairdressors, dentists, chiropodists, opticians & a prescription delivery service
  • Secured car parking
  • Extremely convenient for local shops, public transport and amenities
  • Lounge and kitchen overlooking well tendered communal gardens and Lord Street

Full description

This 2 bedroom third floor apartment is situated with this prestigious Sheltered Housing development with the security of knowing a 24 hour on-call service is to hand and offers the independent alternative to care homes. Communal lounge, dining room (with daily midday meal waitress service), hobbies/event room & generous sized conservatory all make for a most welcoming atmosphere with the additional social scene that is organised & enjoyed by the Owners themselves.

There are many more staff than is traditionally found in sheltered housing. A team of Managers & Duty Managers provide 24 hour cover and the monthly Service Charge additionally covers 1½ hours of domestic assistance and 1 hour devoted to cleaning the communal areas.

The Owners of the apartments at Forum Court constitute their own Management Company with each Owner holding one share & being the only shareholders. They are the employers of the staff that operate the services and have their own Board of Directors. They employ Retirement Security Ltd as Managing Agents.

Further facilities include a communal laundry/ironing room, visiting hairdressers, dentists, chiropodists & opticians and a local Supermarket that provides a carry-home service.

The development also caters for visiting family or friends with an elegant guest suite that can be pre-booked.

The property itself, consists of living room, kitchen/diner, 2 double bedrooms, bathroom/wet-room, separate w.c, storage room, storage cupboard, hallway & a patio-style encatchment area by the front door with lots of through air.

In more detail:

Double radiator, coved ceiling with smoke detector and warden alarm pull.

Doors to master bedroom, bedroom 2, storage cupboard, storage room, bathroom/wet-room, separate W.C. and living room.

Living Room  4.50m (14'9") x 4.45m (14'7") max
Double-glazed window overlooking the communal gardens to the front, fireplace, double radiator, coved ceiling, three-way pendant light matching ceiling and wall mounted lights, TV & telephone points and warden alarm pull.

door to:

Kitchen/Diner  3.19m (10'6") x 2.70m (8'10")
Fitted with a matching range of wall and base units with complimentary worktop space, 1½ bowl composite sink with single drainer, stainless steel mixer tap and tiled splashbacks, integrated fridge/freezer and automatic washing machine, built-in eye level electric oven, electric ceramic hob with extractor hood over, double-glazed window overlooking the communal gardens to the front, double radiator and warden alarm pull..

Master Bedroom  5.21m (17'1") max x 3.70m (12'2")
Double-glazed window to internal open walkway, coved ceiling, built-in wardrobes with full-length mirrored sliding doors, TV point, double radiator and warden alarm pull.  .

Bedroom 2  3.86m (12'8") x 2.49m (8'2")
Double-glazed window to internal open walkway, built-in double wardrobe, double radiator, and warden alarm pull.  

Store Room  1.99m (6'6") x 1.12m (3'8")
Housing the electric & gas meters and being an ideal place to store those more bulky objects.

Storage Cupboard

Bathroom / Wet-Room 
Three piece suite comprising of electric shower with glass screen, low-level W.C. and wall mounted vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap, tiled splashback, double radiator, bathroom cabinet with mirror, shaver point and warden alarm pull.  .

Separate WC 
Two piece suite comprising, wash hand basin and low-level WC, double radiator and warden alarm pull.  .

Communal Areas

Overlooking the communal gardens that open out onto Lord Street.

Dining Room
Overlooking the communal gardens that open out onto Lord Street.

Entry being gained through the lounge, this rather elegant area is set amidst the communal gardens.

Hobbies/Event Room
A light and airy room set close to the reception area and overlooking the internal secured car park.

Laundry/Ironing Room
Sturdy washing machines for those tougher washes with ironing facilities set alongside.

Guest Suite
An elegant suite worthy of a place within any of the top hotels and comprises of guest room and 4 piece bathroom suite. It is subject to prior booking and availability.

Secured Car Park
Entered from King Street through secure gates and entry system

Visitors Car Park
Entered from King Street with limited spaces available and doorway towards the developments 24 hour manned reception. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 April 2016


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