1 bedroom flat for sale

Wickham Road, Shirley, Croydon, Surrey

Guide Price £175,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Over 60s only under Homewise's lifetime lease plan
  • Discounts range from 8.5% to 59%
  • The actual price you will pay depends on your age, personal circumstances and property criteria
  • Call for a personalised quote
  • OPEN HOUSE THIS SATURDAY (20TH JAN) - by appointment only
  • Spacious and well presented 1 bedroom first floor flat
  • Allocated parking
  • Sought after location
  • Communal grounds, entry phone
  • EPC energy rating C (69)

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

PURCHASING THIS PROPERTY WITH A LIFETIME LEASE


This property is offered at a reduced price for people aged over 60 through Homewise’s Home for Life Plan. Through the Home for Life Plan, anyone aged over sixty can purchase a lifetime lease on this property which discounts the price from its full market value. The size of the discount you are entitled to depends on your age, personal circumstances and property criteria and could be anywhere between 8.5% and 59% from the property’s full market value. The above price is for guidance only. It is based on our average discount and would be the estimated price payable by a 69-year-old single male. As such, the price you would pay could be higher or lower than this figure.

For more information or a personalised quote, just give us a call. Alternatively, if you are under 60 or would like to purchase this property without a Home for Life Plan at its full market price of £265,000, please contact Cubitt & West.

PROPERTY DESCRIPTION


If you have never been to Shirley Oaks Village before, this is an oasis of calm set on the outskirts of Croydon, this place gives the feel of countryside living. You are surrounded by green open spaces and this particular property is set back from the road, offering a quiet life which is great for hearing the local birdsong or for walking your dog! Imagine finding a property that would allow you to do just that. We think you have! This property combines many themes associated with this age of property in such an attractive way, making this flat possibly one of the most stunning in Shirley Oaks Village. Once you’ve arrived you will be itching to get in…

Inside does not disappoint, you can entertain friends and family in the spacious lounge, no matter what the occasion. Moreover, the communal garden is ideal for those summer months when you fancy taking a stroll. The property has been maintained to a very good standard and is a home for all seasons. In the summer you can picture yourself enjoying a glass of wine with your friends as you all appreciate the delightful surroundings. Furthermore, there is also off-road parking.

The whole property is complimented by the location, which could not be better as you have Shirley, West Wickham and East Croydon which are within easy access, and offer an excellent range of amenities as well as mainline stations. This property will not stay on the market for long so please call now to avoid disappointment.

What the Owner says:


This has been our first purchase and I can say we have been very happy with the decision we made 3 years ago. The location is ideally situated for transport, local shops and amenities.

The property itself is of great size and offers versatile living, and the communal grounds have been amazing during the summer months. I am sure the new owners will be very happy indeed here.

Room sizes:

  • FIRST FLOOR
  • Entrance Hall
  • Lounge: 14'4 (4.37m) narrowing to 10'10 (3.30m) x 13'9 (4.19m)
  • Kitchen: 10'5 x 5'3 (3.18m x 1.60m)
  • Bedroom: 12'11 x 12'3 (3.94m x 3.74m)
  • Bathroom
  • OUTSIDE
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Communal Grounds

 
The information provided about this property does not constitute or form part of an offer or contract, nor may be it be regarded as representations. All interested parties must verify accuracy and your solicitor must verify tenure/lease information, fixtures & fittings and, where the property has been extended/converted, planning/building regulation consents. All dimensions are approximate and quoted for guidance only as are floor plans which are not to scale and their accuracy cannot be confirmed. Reference to appliances and/or services does not imply that they are necessarily in working order or fit for the purpose. Suitable as a retirement home.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 December 2017

Nearest stations

  • Addiscombe (1.1 mi)
  • Woodside (1.1 mi)
  • Coombe Lane (1.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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1 Liverpool Gardens Worthing BN11 1TF

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Nearest stations

  • Addiscombe (1.1 mi)
  • Woodside (1.1 mi)
  • Coombe Lane (1.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Homewise, Worthing

1 Liverpool Gardens Worthing BN11 1TF

01903 443024 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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