1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Stockbridge Road, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19

£172,500

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A first floor retirement flat (served by a lift) overlooking the beautifully kept communal gardens in the popular development of Byron Court.

Entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen, bedroom, wet room. Night storage heating, double glazing. Communal facilities, on site restaurant, services of the House Manager.

Location
The property is close to the centre of Chichester with all its facilities including the Festival Theatre, Pallant House Gallery, shops, restaurants, mainline railway station and bus station nearby. Also, Chichester canal offers an interesting walk either before or after lunch. At the same time Goodwood and the Downs are an easy drive, as are the beaches of the Witterings.

Accommodation
The front door opens into

The entrance hall
With storage cupboard housing the hot water tank and electricity meters.

The Sitting room
20'3 x 10'7 (6.17m x 3.23m)
With double glazed window, night storage heater, electric feature fireplace and a door to

The kitchen
8'8 x 7'7 (2.64m x 2.31m)
With double glazed window, stainless steel sink unit, fitted drawers and cupboards, hob, extractor canopy, space for fridge and space for freezer.

The bedroom
15'2 10'5 (4.62m 3.18m)
With double glazed window, night storage heater and built in wardrobes.

The wet room
8'10 x 8'0 (2.69m x 2.44m)
Designed as a wet room with level walk-in shower, wash basin, bath, WC, heated towel rail and Dimplex wall heater.

Outside
The features of this prestigious development are the beautifully appointed communal facilities including a lounge furnished to the standard of a quality hotel, a function room with computer and a restaurant with waitress service where a substantial mid‐day meal is served every day. There is a also a laundry room with washing and drying machines, the cost of which is included in the service charge and a guest suite for visiting family and friends.

Staffing
In addition to the Estate Manager and 4 assistant Estate Managers who between them provide 24 hour cover, the service charge includes the cleaning of communal areas and 1 hours domestic help per week for the residents in each apartment . Additional help can be purchased separately as required.

Mobility
The design of the communal areas combines both style and ease of mobility, so that those confined to a wheelchair can live independently in the apartment and have unrestricted access to the communal areas. There are also lifts to all floors.

Garden
The communal gardens are for the use of residents.

Council tax band
C.

Tenure
We understand the property to be leasehold for 125 years from 2004.

Ground Rent
We understand this to be 405.00 per annum. A purchaser would need to ask their solicitor to check these details.

Service Charge
We understand this to be 5,606.24 per annum covering the maintenance and staffing cover, cleaning and lighting of common parts, water rates, subsidised on-site catering, laundry facilities and an hour's free interior cleaning per week. A purchaser would need to ask their solicitor to check these details.

General remarks
To view please telephone us on 01243 816666 to make an appointment.

Note
We have not tested any systems or appliances and no warranty as to condition or suitability is confirmed or implied. All measurements are approximate.

Our services
If you would like advice to the value of your house or independent mortgage advice, please contact us on 01243 816666.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
19 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chichester (0.2 mi)
  • Fishbourne (1.6 mi)
  • Bosham (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Peck, Chichester

17 Southgate, Chichester, PO19 1ES

03339 873557 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chichester (0.2 mi)
  • Fishbourne (1.6 mi)
  • Bosham (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Peck, Chichester

17 Southgate, Chichester, PO19 1ES

03339 873557 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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