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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Wentworth Close, Lyminge, FOLKESTONE

Sold STC £90,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Spacious Bath/Shower Room
  • Stair Lift
  • Emergency call system with Warden/Site Manager on call
  • Communal Parking
  • Residents' Lounge and Laundry

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Two bedroom modern purpose built first floor retirement apartment ideally located within a convenient and central location in this sought after village.

** No Chain **

Property ref: 121_1388_4126662

Covered Entrance 
with built in storage cupboard, call entry system and door to:

Entrance Hall 
with stairs and Stannah stairlift to first floor.

with hatch to roof space and entry phone.

Sitting Room 
Approx. 12' x 11' 10" (3.66m x 3.61m) with views to the rear over Wentworth Close gardens and open countryside beyond.

Approx. 9' x 6' 1" (2.74m x 1.85m) with range of fitted wall and base units with worktop surfaces over, incorporating sink, hob, space for fridge/freezer. Part tiled walls. Built in very spacious shelved storage cupboard containing the hot water cylinder with immersion heater.

Bedroom 1 
Approx. 10' 8" x 10' 6" (3.25m x 3.20m) with window to the front.

Bedroom 2 
Approx. 8' 10" x 7' 7" (2.69m x 2.31m) with built in wardrobe cupboard. Window to front.

Approx. 10' 6" x 6' 2" (3.20m x 1.88m) with fully tiled shower cubicle with wall mounted shower seat, wash hand basin, wc, panelled bath and extractor fan. Part tiled walls.

Paved parking areas are provided for the private use of the apartments.

The communal gardens are mainly laid to areas of neat lawn being well maintained, together with well stocked flower and shrub beds.

Mains water, electricity and drainage connected. Electric heating. Emergency call system. Security call access system for front door.

Council Tax Band 
Shepway District Council - Council Tax Band B

EPC Energy Efficiency Rating 
Full copy of the Energy Performance Certificate available upon request.
Current Rating C 75
Potential Rating C79

Sanctuary Housing 
Wentworth Close is managed by Sanctuary Housing Ltd, who have considerable experience in providing accommodation and services for the retired. They are responsible for the employment of a Scheme Manager/Warden, external repairs and maintenance of the emergency call system, grounds, insurance of the buildings, cleaning and lighting of communal areas, etc.
The age restrictions for purchaser are 63 for men and 58 for women and each must be drawing a pension.
A meeting with the Scheme Manager will be required for all interested parties.
If the purchaser already owns a small pet, this may be brought with them, subject to the approval of Sanctuary Housing, but they will be unable to replace the pet or get a new one after they move in.

Tenure and Service Charge 
Property was built in 1987 with a 99 year lease in place. Service charges are £134 per calendar month.

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Added on Rightmove:
07 May 2016


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