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2 bedroom flat for sale

Bowles Court, Chippenham, Wiltshire

Sold STC £345,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 'Assisted Living' Apartment
  • Built by McCarthy & Stone
  • 70 Years plus For Occupation
  • Ground Floor Position
  • River View
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Covered Terrace area
  • Town Centre Location

Full description

Bowles Court is a recently built Assisted Living development in Chippenham; centrally located and overlooking the River Avon. Designed exclusively with the over 70s in mind, this superb development allows you to carry on living independently in a home you own, with the help of on-site flexible care and support plus the benefit of a table service restaurant. In addition, there is 24 hour emergency call system, a laundry, guest suite, communal lounge, sun terrace and car parking (permit required). The apartment is ideally located on the ground floor, close to the amenities, whilst benefitting from a pleasant outlook from the spacious terrace across the River. The accommodation includes entrance hall, generous sitting/dining room, fully fitted kitchen, two large bedrooms, wet room and separate cloakroom. Further benefits include ample storage including walk-in wardrobe and airing cupboard, electric zonal underfloor heating throughout, sky/tv/phone points and over 9 years remaining on the NHBC guarantee.

Directions - From our offices in the Market Place, head towards Timber Street and then turn right into Gladstone Road. Continue down the hill and turn left into Westmead Lane (opposite Waitrose). Continue along the lane and Bowles Court can be found on the right hand side.

Situation - Just 200 metres from the centre of town, Bowles Court is in the ideal spot. Conveniently located, Bowles Court is close to a variety of local supermarkets. The dynamic town centre boasts access to a local hospital and plenty of doctors surgeries. Banks, retail stores and independent shops are also in good supply. This historical market town also benefits from regular town markets. Places of interest in the local area are varied with John Coles Park, the Museum, the Heritage Centre and Chippenham Folk Festival just a few examples. For those interested in wider travel, transport links are strong with
a regular bus service connecting residents to towns including Bath, Calne, Devizes, Trowbridge and Swindon. Rail links are also good and Chippenham railway station features along the main line to London Paddington. It also retains some impressive railway arches and architectural triumphs built by the famous engineer Brunel. As an ancient riverside market town, Chippenham also has plenty of historical intrigue for those interested in living in this area. Natural attractions are also
found in abundance with the River Avon, the Cotswolds, Salisbury Plain and Birds Marsh (a large marshland of around 24 hectares or 29 acres) just a few places in the area you might like to visit.

Bowles Court - At A Glance - * Homeowners lounge where you can meet up with neighbours or make new friends.
* Table service restaurant for when you don't want to cook.
* Viewing deck - a lovely place to relax whilst enjoying views over the River Avon.
* Full wheelchair accessibility in the apartments and throughout the development.
* Guest suite perfect for when friends and family come to visit.
* Mobility scooter store - perfect for storing and charging your mobility scooter.
* Lifts to all floors making it easy to get around.
* Car parking available on-site for permit holders.
* There's also a fully equipped laundry with raised machines so you can wash, dry and iron with ease, or you can choose to use the on-site washing and ironing service.

Information From Mccarthy & Stone Detailing 'Assisted Living' - With McCarthy & Stone, everything is designed to let you get the most out of life. You can relax in the knowledge that with Assisted Living, there's someone there day and night, should you need assistance in an emergency. Thats the
real benefit; you can carry on living independently. But should you need a bit of support, now or in the future, there's a qualified and reliable team right on your doorstep.

* 24 hour on-site management to give you around the clock help and support in an emergency.
* Estate Manager and YourLife team to ensure you get all the care and support you need.
* Domestic Assistance to help you with jobs like dusting, vacuuming or changing the bed (one hour per week is included in your service charge).
* Personal care packages from 15 minute increments, which are totally flexible and can be organised with the YourLife team.

Accommodation Comprises - Secured entrance door to development entrance area.

Entrance Hall - Large airing cupboard with storage and shelving, downlighters, doors to all rooms.

Sitting/Dining Room - Double glazed window and door to rear terrace, television/satellite point, telephone point, feature electric fireplace, storage cupboard, doors to:

Kitchen - Double glazed window to rear, range of wall and base units, rolled edge worktops, upstands, stainless steel sink and drainer unit, integrated 'Bosch' electric fan assisted oven and grill, 'Bosch' 4 ring electric hob, integrated fridge, integrated freezer, downlighters, extractor.

Bedroom One - Double glazed window and door to rear terrace, walk in wardrobe, television point, telephone point.

Bedroom Two - Double glazed window to rear, television point.

Wet Room - Close Coupled WC, wash hand basin with vanity cupboard under, open shower with curtain, radiator towel ladder, extractor, downlighters, part tiled walls.

Cloakroom - Close Coupled WC, Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap, radiator towel ladder, tiled splashbacks, downlighters, extractor.

These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firm's employment has the authority to make or give any representation or warranty in respect of the property. All measurements and distances are approximate only.

Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 November 2016


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