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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Benedict Court, Western Avenue, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14

£199,950

Property Description

Key features

  • One bedroom
  • First floor
  • South facing with balcony
  • Lift
  • Communal lounge
  • Visitors suite
  • 24 hour care alarms
  • Well presented
  • Over 60s

Full description

Well presented one bedroom first floor over 60's retirement property with lift and south-facing balcony. Benedict Court offers a communal lounge, laundry facilities, guest suite and 24 hour care alarms. The accommodation consists of security entry system, lift to first floor, hall, open plan living/dining room, kitchen, balcony, shower room, bedroom with built-in wardrobes and storage/airing cupboard. Allocated parking is available through separate arrangement for an annual fee. Benefits include upvc double glazing and electric heating.

LOCATION
The pretty market town of Newbury offers a wide range of shopping facilities including a twice weekly local market, pedestrianised high street with local and national retail stores and major grocery outlets. There is a variety of cafes, restaurants and bars, a multi-screen cinema and the historic Corn Exchange theatre. Newbury also has a mainline train station with services direct to Reading and London Paddington, and is on the M4 junction 13 with the A34.

Accommodation - Through communal security entry system to communal lounge. Lift to:

First Floor - Personal door to entrance hall. Off the hall is a large storage/airing cupboard. The living/dining room has a south facing window and door to the balcony and overlooks a playing field. There are double doors off the living/dining room to the kitchen where there are built-in appliances and a window to the south. From the hallway the bedroom has double built-in wardrobes and a window. A bathroom with generous shower cubicle completes the accommodation.

Lease & Service Charge - Lease: Approximately 118 years remaining.
Service charge: £121 per month (Includes the use of laundry facilities. All care alarms for 24 hour emergencies. The upkeep of the gardens, car park, communal area and communal electricity, buildings insurance and window cleaning. There is also a non-resident house manager).
Ground rent: £425 per annum.
Parking space: Available through separate arrangement for £250 per annum.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS AN OVER 60's COMPLEX WHERE IF THERE ARE A COUPLE ONE HAS TO BE OVER 60 WITH THE SECOND OVER 55.

Services & Council Tax - Electricity, mains drainage and water are connected to the property. The property is in Band C. Current charge for 2017- 2018 is: £1,502.97. Telephone West Berkshire Council on: 01635 42400.



Directions - From Downer & Co.'s offices in Cheap Street continue northbound on the A339. At the Robin Hood roundabout take the second exit following signs on the A4 to Hungerford. At the next roundabout, by Waitrose, continue straight over taking the left turn approximately 100 yards after the roundabout into Benedict Court.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Newbury (0.7 mi)
  • Newbury Racecourse (1.2 mi)
  • Thatcham (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Downer & Co, Newbury

44 Cheap Street, Newbury, RG14 5BX

01635 906040 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Downer & Co, Newbury

44 Cheap Street, Newbury, RG14 5BX

01635 906040 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Newbury (0.7 mi)
  • Newbury Racecourse (1.2 mi)
  • Thatcham (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Downer & Co, Newbury

44 Cheap Street, Newbury, RG14 5BX

01635 906040 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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