2 bedroom retirement property for sale

The Gate House Apartments, Hayling Island

Sold STC £209,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedroom First floor Retirement Apartment.
  • Stairs and lift access. Casual Parking.
  • West facing Lounge and Balcony.
  • Bathroom and En-suite Shower.
  • Electric heating system. Double glazing.
  • Emergency pulley cords to alert Manager.
  • Fitted medium oak Kitchen off Lounge.
  • Many retirement additional services available.
  • Managed by Barchester healthcare restricted for over 60's
  • Just back from Sea Front, West Hayling. No Chain!

Full description

Internal viewing is recommended to appreciate the standard of accommodation this Two Bedroom First Floor apartment has to offer. The Gate House is part of the Gorseway Care Community managed by Barchester offering independent living but with Emergency pulley cords and an on-site Manager to give peace of mind. This apartment has stair and lift access, casual parking and Communal grounds just back from the Sea Front. There is a Lounge with West facing Balcony, Kitchen, separate Bathroom and two bedrooms, one with En-suite. This property is age restricted to over 60's. No forward chain!


Security Entrance to communal hallway. Low rise stairs or lift to first floor.  

Spacious Hallway 
Security phone entry point and Intercall system. Built in storage cupboard housing consumer unit and electric meters. Coats hanging space. Built in airing cupboard with immersion heater. Telephone point.

Lounge/Diner 
14' 0'' x 12' 4'' (4.26m x 3.76m)
Marble fireplace surround with matching hearth. Fitted coal effect electric fire. Telephone and cable point. Thermostat for ceiling heating system. Pulley alert cord. Arch to kitchen. UPVC double glazed French doors to: West facing Balcony: 10'0" x 4'8". Enclosed by rail and safety glass, paving to floor. Pleasant views over communal gardens.

Kitchen 
10' 1'' x 7' 5'' (3.07m x 2.26m)
Range of medium oak fronted wall and base cupboards and drawers fitted to three sides. 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Tiled splash backs. Inset 'Zanussi' electric hob with extractor hood over. Integrated 'Hotpoint' auto washing machine and tall fridge/freezer. Eye level 'Zanussi' oven and grill. Down lighting. Concealed under cupboard strip lighting.

Bedroom 1 
14' 0'' x 10' 10'' (4.26m x 3.30m)
Double glazed window to front elevation with pleasant views over communal grounds. Telephone point. Pulley alert cord for on site care Manager. Built in triple wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf. Thermostat for ceiling heating. Door to:

En-Suite  
Tiled shower enclosure with wall mounted 'Redring Plus' electric shower, hand rail and sliding door. Pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled WC. Shaver point, tiled splash backs and wall mirror with display lighting. Alert pulley cord. Ladder style towel radiator. Mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Glass shelf. Wall thermostat.

Bedroom 2 
10' 0'' x 7' 7'' (3.05m x 2.31m)
Double glazed window to front elevation overlooking communal grounds. Wall thermostat for ceiling heating.

Bathroom 
White suite comprising tiled panelled bath with mixer tap and thermostatically controlled hand held shower. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and close couple WC. Mirror fronted bathroom cabinet, extractor fan, part ceramic wall tiling. Thermostat for ceiling heating. Wall mirror with display lighting over and shaver point. Alert pull cord.

Outside 
The complex lies within approximately 4 Acres of well maintained gardens with seating areas conveniently placed and water features. The site is just back from the Sea front offering some coastal walks for the more adventurous and those seeking some fresh sea air! There are casual parking spaces available. Please note: On the first floor, there is a communal Laundry room and residents are able to visit the on-site restaurant (in the 'Lodge' part of Gorseway) with an additional fee of £6.95 appox. a meal, if required, rather than cooking their own. There is also a separate Bin store room to the ground floor.

Tenure 
The Apartment is Leasehold. Managing agent: Barchester healthcare. 99 year Lease started on 1.1.1996. Therefore 78 years remaining. Residents must be 60 years of age or over. Service Charge: £150.00 paid monthly. Ground Rent: £190.00 per year. No Forward Chain!

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 February 2017

Nearest stations

  • Fratton (3.4 mi)
  • Hilsea (3.9 mi)
  • Portsmouth & Southsea (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Geoff Foot Estate Agents, Hayling Island

7 Elm Grove, Hayling Island, PO11 9EA

02382 200443 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Fratton (3.4 mi)
  • Hilsea (3.9 mi)
  • Portsmouth & Southsea (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Geoff Foot Estate Agents, Hayling Island

7 Elm Grove, Hayling Island, PO11 9EA

02382 200443 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.

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