1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Stockbridge Road, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19

Sold STC £175,000

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A well presented top floor apartment in this popular assisted living development which offers a high level of care and communal facilities including a restaurant, once a week domestic help etc. combined with the independence of self contained accommodation.

Entrance hall, lounge/dining room, kitchen, bathroom, bedroom. Communal gardens, residents lounge, 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 and mainline railway station with services to London Victoria. There is a regular bus service from outside the property serving both Chichester and the coast. At the same time Goodwood and The Downs are an easy drive

Accommodation
The front door opens into

The spacious entrance hall
With large walk‐in airing and storage cupboard housing the hot water system.

The bright and well proportioned lounge/dining room
20'7 x 10/5 (6.27m x 3.05m/1.52m)
Overall measurements. With double glazed window and French window opening onto a lean‐over balcony looking out in a westerly direction to the front. There is a modern fireplace with an electric coal‐effect fire, night storage heater and double doors into

The well fitted kitchen
8'0 x 7'7 (2.44m x 2.31m)
With a range of units including fitted drawers and cupboards, Electrolux oven at waist level, ceramic hob with filter canopy above, Dimplex wall heater and double glazed window looking out to the front with an electric remote control for ease of opening.

The double bedroom
15'0 x 10'4 (4.57m x 3.15m)
With double glazed window to the front, night storage heater and a recessed built‐in double wardrobe.

The bath and shower room
The room is designed as a wet room with bath, washbasin with cupboards beneath, WC, level walk in shower, electric towel rail, full tiling around the shower and bath, part tiling in the rest of the room, extractor fan and a
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.

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.

Council tax band
C.

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.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 September 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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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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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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