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Carriages, Christchurch Road, CR8

£1,680 pcm
£388 pw
Reduced on 01/10/2021
Girlings Retirement Rentals, Taunton

Letting details

Let available date:
Now
Let type:
Long term
PROPERTY TYPE
Flat
BEDROOMS
×1
BATHROOMS
×1

Key features

  • Exclusively for over 60's
  • Centrally located within minutes to Purley town centre
  • Within a vibrant community
  • Located within walking distance of local amenities
  • Communal rooftop terrace with fabulous views
  • Sky lounge ideal for relaxing
  • Guest suite for visiting friends & family
  • Social kitchen for entertaining
  • Onsite Hosts to run social events and activities

Property description

Winner of the Best New Development in the Retirement Living sector, Carriages is a welcoming collection of one and two bedroom apartments in the heart of Purley.

The simple pleasures of being at home have been a central point of reference in the design of the development, and the resulting apartments are light, spacious and convenient, some with private roof terraces or gardens.

Architects Woods Bagot have designed the five-storey building with exposed brickwork, bronze features and a dark exterior covering. The development is situated just south of the old tracks of the Surrey Iron Railway; for many years its horse-drawn carriages transported freight goods from the North Downs to the Thames. The landscapers have found inspiration in this local history and, as a result, Carriages is bordered by coarse stone beds of wildflowers known as ballast gardens.

Whether you enjoy cooking for friends and family in your light and spacious apartment; relaxing with a novel in the social lounge; or returning after a busy day out to have a drink on the roof terrace; Carriages is always a sociable and relaxing place to call home.

Surrounded by parkland and golf courses, Purley is a green and affluent district. With excellent transport links from East Croydon station, the M23 and A22, its easy to enjoy everything that London and the South East has to offer.

On Brighton Road, you'll find local conveniences such as a bank, Post Office, pharmacy and opticians, while there are many boutiques, restaurants and independent coffee shops across the town. Two golf clubs, a literary society and an active debating society are just some of the local communities to get involved in, while the town's tree-lined parks lend themselves to leisurely strolls in all seasons.

Apartment 10 at Carriages in Purley is a beautifully presented one bedroom apartment situated on the first floor. This stylish and contemporary home spans approximately 630 sq ft of living space and features an open-plan layout throughout.

*Additional service charge applicable
Bedroom 1

Bathroom

Kitchen
Energy Performance Certificates

Carriages, Christchurch Road, CR8

Approximate location

NEAREST STATIONS

Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Purley Station0.2 miles
  • Purley Oaks Station0.7 miles
  • Reedham (Surrey) Station0.8 miles

About the agent

Girlings Retirement Rentals, Taunton

2 Crescent Office Park, Clarks Way, Bath, BA2 2AF

Girlings is one of the UK’s leading retirement property letting agent, for 25 years we have been specialising in letting age exclusive homes allowing people over the age of 55 to continue to live independently in later life.

Currently we let and manage over 500 properties in over 277 developments throughout England, Scotland and Wales.

Girlings have helped many happy tenants make that first step into renting, and free from the burden of property maintenance, tenants enjoy living i

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