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- Independent living for the over 55's
- Communal entertaining room - bingo & scrabble nights
- Communal laundry
- Apt has french door to garden area
- Manager on call 24/7
- Guest rooms to rent for visitors use - prior booking req
- Immaculately maintained communal areas
- Bin store
- LHA accepted
Full description**OFFERING WELL APPOINTED LIVING ACCOMMODATION FOR THE OVER 55'S** ONE BEDROOM GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT WITH FRENCH DOOR TO REAR GARDEN **
A rare opportunity to let a well presented one bed ground floor apt with French door to garden area . Price includes all management charges. Apartment has panic alarm direct to Block Manager with 24 hr cover, communal areas, laundry room & immaculately landscaped garden areas.
Redcroft was built approximately 15 years ago in two phases with the view to providing accommodation at reasonable costs to persons aged over 55. Each block is set out over two or three floors with this apartment being on the ground floor with access by way of either the main front entrance door to the block which is by key fob and the occupier also has access to the apartment by way of the French door to the flat - situate only 20 yards from the car parking and garden area.
Traditional brick built with upvc double glazing throughout.
Electric heating by way of storage heaters on Economy 7 - providing one of the cheapest forms of heating that is currently available.
Each flat has its own letter box in the flat door, post delivered daily.
Communal areas are maintained to the highest of standards with a Block Manager being available on site during working hours to deal with any issues, problems or queries that the residents may have. Out of hours the Manager is available by way of telephone on call.
Each flat has an emergency call system located in the hallway, bathroom, bedroom and lounge, ensuring that you have the comfort of knowing that someone can be with you quickly if needed.
A communal lounge in situated in the centre of the development - large enough to provide comfortable seating for over 80 residents, who can often be found enjoying a game of scrabble, musical evening or just taking advantage of one of the many books in the library area.
Benefitting also from a well stocked small kitchenette for the use of residents and visitors this room is also used on a regular basis for birthday parties. If residents are invited the room hire is free, if residents are not invited there is a small charge to person hiring.
REDCROFT COMMUNAL FACILITIES
1. Company of others if you so desire.
2. Laundry facilities free of charge - available at set times to all residents each week. Washing and drying.
3. Communal bin stores.
4. Communal gardens.
5. a proportion of the management charges are included in the rental figure - there are therefore no extras to be paid for
This delightful one bedroomed apartment can be accessed by way of front door and French door to the lounge which is only approximately 20 yards from the car park.
Accommodation consists of entrance hall, freshly decorated with newly laid carpet, intercom and alarm. All rooms leading off.
Store cupboard, walk in with shelves and good sized floor area for storage of any equipment or shopping baskets !!. Fuse board and meter cupboard housed within this area.
Bathroom has low level flush white toilet, wash handbasin with complimentary taps, mirror and tiled splash back. Double shower cubicle with electric shower, handrail. Fully tiled. Floor is cushion floor, pull cord light, electric vent, panic alarm pull switch.
Lounge runs the full depth of the apartment is light and airy and has been redecorated and recarpeted to match. Wall heater, french door into garden area with bench. Door from lounge into fitted kitchen.
Kitchen has window onto garden area and has a good range of wall and floor units providing ample storage space and work top. Free standing electric cooker supplied for the tenants use, space for fridge freezer and for small table and chair.
The bedroom is well proportioned and has more than ample space for a double bed. Wall lights, redecorated, new carpets and economy 7 wall heater. Built in wardrobe with sliding glass doors.
CHARGES AND APPLICATION PROCESS
As with all retirement developments there is a management charge that covers insurance, gardening, communal areas, lounge, bin store and laundry facilities. If the Tenant is to be claiming housing benefit the majority of this charge can be claimed as part of the benefit and the landlord is happy to come to an arrangement with regards to the remaining charges.
If the tenant is not entitled to housing benefit the landlord again is happy to negotiate liability for this yearly figure.
Once you have viewed the property you need to complete your application forms that can be collected at the viewing, sent, faxed or emailed to you. Each tenant over the age of 18 is required to complete an application form.
These need to be returned with your application fee of £150.00. Once your application has been accepted to move into the property you will require one months rent in advance and months rent as deposit.
We do have a low deposit scheme available to a number of potential tenants each month. This scheme is subject to availability and is subject to status. Your application fee will have to be increased by £50.00 to £200.00 if you wish to be considered for this scheme.
The majority of applicants will require a Guarantor. A Guarantor is mandatory if you are a student, on benefits or unemployed or have adverse credit history. The Guarantor DOES NOT have to be a home owner but needs to have a disposable income sufficient to cover your rent you should default. This can be by way of private income or working. Please call us today for further information.
General: While we endeavour to make our particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any furniture.
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