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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Kedleston Road, Derby

Sold STC £72,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Close to a small supermarket and local shops
  • Excellent regular bus services
  • Affordable and low maintenance accommodation
  • Strictly for the over 60's
  • Careline facility
  • Tastefully decorated
  • Light and spacious
  • Built in 2004 to a high specification
  • Managed and well kept communal gardens
  • Lifts

Full description

NO CHAIN - An excellent second floor McCarthy & Stone retirement apartment, occupying this convenient and sought after residential area within walking distance of Derby City and Darley Park. The property offers communal facilities and in brief comprises: entrance hall, lounge, fitted kitchen, double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and bathroom. EPC Rating C.

General Information -

An opportunity to acquire this attractive, one double bedroom, second floor apartment, offering low maintenance accommodation and set within this sought after residential retirement complex.

Hawthorn Court was built in 2004 by McCarthy & Stone, to a high specification with an attractive design and appearance and is specifically aimed at the over 60's.

Residents benefit from a communal hall, laundry room, overnight guest room, lifts to all floors, an on-site house manager, 24hr Careline facility, camera door entry system and several social activities.

The apartment itself is tastefully decorated and well maintained and benefits from electric heating and wood unit double glazing. The accommodation in brief comprises, entrance hallway, lounge/dining room, double opening doors leading to a fitted kitchen, double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and fitted bathroom with shower.

Outside, the property has delightful maintained communal gardens and parking.

Location -

This retirement property is situated in a most convenient location just off Kedleston Road and is within walking distance of a small local supermarket and a range of shops.

The property is also within easy access of Derby City centre, which affords access to a full range of services and amenities including comprehensive shopping facilities on the Cornmarket and the intu shopping centre.

It is also located within easy access of Allestree and the Park Farm shopping centre.

Local recreational facilities include Woodlands Tennis Club, Allestree Park with its golf course and fishing lake and Markeaton Park with a boating and fishing lake together with Kedleston Golf Course.

Darley Abbey village offers a caf and fine dining (Darleys), cricket ground, children's play area, canoe club, very pleasant walks along the banks of the River Derwent and there is also a nature reserve known as Nutwood.

Excellent transport links are close by with easy access onto the A38, A6, A50 and A52, which connects to the M1 and main motorway network.

Accommodation -

On The Second Floor -

Hallway - Wood effect flooring, wall mounted pull cord panic alarm, coving to ceiling, airing cupboard housing the hot water heating system, built-in shelving, smoke alarm, further storage cupboard housing the wall mounted electrical fusebox and electric meter.

Living Room - 16'3" x 10'3" (4.95m x 3.12m) - Feature marble fireplace with hearth, backplate, shelf above and a free standing coal effect electric fire, telephone and TV points, wall mounted electric storage heater, coving to ceiling, wood unit double glazed window to the rear elevation and double opening glass panelled door giving access to:

Kitchen - 13'8" x 7'6" red to 6' (4.17m x 2.29m red to 1.83m - Range of maple effect fronted wall, base and drawer units with roll edge laminated work surfaces over, stainless steel sink drainer unit, tiled splashbacks, integrated Electrolux electric oven and hot plate hob with extractor fan over, low level appliance space currently housing a Hotpoint fridge (available by separate negotiation), low level appliance space currently housing a Beko low level freezer (available by separate negotiation), two wood unit double glazed windows to the side elevation, wall mounted electric fan heater and coving to ceiling.

Bedroom - 13'8" red to 11'7" x 8'11" (4.17m red to 3.53m x 2 - Built-in folding mirrored door wardrobes, telephone point, coving to ceiling, loft access, wood unit double glazed window to the rear elevation and wall mounted electric storage heater.

Bathroom In White - 6'11" x 5'8" (2.11m x 1.73m) - Three piece suite comprising, low level w.c., panelled bath with glass shower screen, wall mounted unit, wash hand basin built into maple effect vanity cupboard, heated towel rail/radiator, extractor fan, wall mounted electric fan heater, coving to ceiling and strip light with shaver point.

Tenure -

The property is leasehold with a 125 year lease from 2004. The ground rent £182.50 payable every 6 months and service charge £1,005 payable every 6 months.

Directional Note -

Leaving Derby City centre heading north, proceed along the Five Lamps one-way system, keeping in the left hand lane, this road then becomes Kedleston Road and Hawthorn Court is located immediately on the left hand side.

Viewing -

Strictly by appointment through Scargill Mann & Co - Derby office (JC/SC).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
07 July 2016


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