2 bedroom retirement property for sale

RETIREMENT PROPERTY: Potters Lane, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5

Under Offer £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • CHAIN FREE
  • AN EXCLUSIVE RETIREMENT DEVELOPMENT FOR PEOPLE AGED 60 AND OVER
  • VIEWING OF THE DEVELOPMENT AND THIS PROPERTY IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
  • 71 YEAR LEASE TERM AT POINT OF PURCHASE
  • OFF STREET PRIVATE PARKING
  • FANTASTIC LOCAL AMENITIES AND FACILITIES
  • PROFESSIONAL ON-SITE SCHEME MANAGER AVAILABLE DURING OFFICE HOURS

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

RETIREMENT PROPERTY AT HIGHWOOD COURT FOR OVER 60'S

This well-presented two-bedroom retirement apartment at Highwood Court is perfectly located in an enviable location on Potters Lane in Barnet. Available under an affordable home ownership initiative; You only pay 70% of the value and are liable to pay the service charge. The 30% share not purchased is a 'payment discount' which is locked into the property. Owners do not pay any rent to Home Group on the percentage not purchased

PROPERTY: KEY FEATURES
A modern first floor apartment that boasts
-Front door/entrance hall with secure telephone entry handset, access to an airing and storage cupboard .
-Spacious living area 18'0"x 10'0" plus a bay window 5'9" x 2'2"
-Fitted kitchen with window 11'1"x 5'9" Includes, an integrated oven, hob, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
-Master bedroom 11'1" x 9'8" includes a large freestanding wardrobe
-Bedroom two / dining room/ study 11'1" x 7' 8"
-Partially tiled three piece bathroom suite 6'5"x 6'5". Large walk in shower with sliding glass doors and heated towel rail.
-Carpets laid throughout living areas and vinyl flooring laid to the kitchen.

Properties at Highwood Court are only available to purchase under an affordable home ownership initiative. The initiative is designed to assist those seeking affordable and manageable home ownership who could not afford home ownership in that area otherwise. Under the scheme you only pay 70% of the value of the property. Owners do not pay any rent to Home Group for the percentage not purchased. You will however be liable for a service charge (as detailed in the flyer attached). The 30% share not purchased is a 'payment discount' which is locked into the property. This means other purchasers will also benefit from the discount in the future as and when they purchase.

If you are interested in buying this home, you will need to meet an affordability assessment and the independent living criteria. Details of which will be advised as required.

GENERAL INFORMATION
-Total floor space: 59m2
-Lease type: Assignable - 71 years remain on the lease
-Council Tax Band: D
-EPC rating: 60(D)
-Local Authority: London borough of Barnet

SERVICE CHARGES:
- 678.57 per Quarter or 226.19 per Calendar Month

COMMUNAL FACILITIES
-Off Street private parking
-Communal landscape gardens
-Communal lounge and indoor laundry
-Guest Suite available to hire
-24 hour emergency pull cord system throughout the property

All prospective buyers must attend an interview with a Home Group representative and complete an application form to confirm their eligibility to purchase and will need to demonstrate they can afford the costs associated with owning and meet the terms of the scheme criteria.

Buyers' ability to meet the independent living criteria is determined via a medical status report from their GP, any costs borne from this are payable by the purchaser. (Further information is available on request)

Once your application and medical status has been confirmed, we will contact you to let you know that you have/have not been approved ahead of instructing all legal representatives.

Call today to arrange your personal tour appointment to view.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • High Barnet (0.3 mi)
  • New Barnet (0.7 mi)
  • Oakleigh Park (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home, Retirement Sales Eastcote

Home Group Ltd PO BOX 1173 Harrow HA1 9NJ

020 8012 6508 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • High Barnet (0.3 mi)
  • New Barnet (0.7 mi)
  • Oakleigh Park (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home, Retirement Sales Eastcote

Home Group Ltd PO BOX 1173 Harrow HA1 9NJ

020 8012 6508 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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