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High Street, Orpington, Kent, BR6 0LA

PROPERTY TYPE

Retirement Property

BEDROOMS

1

BATHROOMS

1

SIZE

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Describes how you own a property. There are different types of tenure - freehold, leasehold, and commonhold.Read more about tenure in our glossary page.

Key features

  • LARGE FIRST FLOOR RETIREMENT APARTMENT
  • LARGE BRIGHT RECEPTION ROOM
  • FITTED KITCHEN WITH APPLIANCES
  • DOUBLE GLAZING
  • MODERN BATHROOM SUITE
  • CLOSE TO SHOPS AND BUSES
  • ALLOCATED SINGLE PARKING SPACE
  • NO FORWARD CHAIN
  • COUNCIL TAX BAND C
  • RESIDENTS LOUNGE AND GUEST SUITE

Description

A large double bedroom first floor over 55's only apartment in a delightful and peaceful complex of just 24 retirement apartments, conveniently located towards the
Conservation area of Orpington High Street.
The property comprises of a good size reception room, fitted kitchen, double bedrooms and a full bathroom suite with bath and shower. The total floor area is over 70 square metres (753.47 sq ft). The residents lounge also incorporates direct access to the communal garden area, where residents can enjoy a relaxed, secure and comfortable external environment. An overnight visitors' guest suite us also located on the ground floor. The upper floors are then accessed via the spacious lift or by stairs.

Orpington High Street and adjacent Walnuts Shopping Centre contain a variety of high-street shops, pubs and restaurants. A large Tesco supermarket opened in 2009. There is also a general market three days a week in front of Orpington College. The Walnuts Leisure Centre, just east of the High Street, has a six-lane, 33.3 metre indoor swimming pool, squash
courts and a gym with sauna and steam room, as well as a sports hall used for activities such as badminton, basketball, trampolining and fitness classes.
The Nugent Retail Park is located to the north of the high street, in the St Mary Cray area. This has a number of well known outlets including Marks and Spencer, Waterstones, Next and Cotswold Outdoors. Available in the vicinity of Nugent Retail Park are several other "big box" retail outlets.

ENTRANCE HALL

Spacious entrance hall, entryphone system, storage cupboard, further cupboard housing hot water tank, carpet, door leading to kitchen.

RECEPTION ROOM

20' 4'' x 15' 10'' (6.22m x 4.85m)

Two double glazed windows to front, carpet, electric storage heater.

FITTED KITCHEN

10' 7'' x 10' 2'' (3.23m x 3.1m)

Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units and work tops over, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, part tiled walls, lino floor covering, sliding double doors to lounge, spot light track, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge freezer, built in electric oven, electric ceramic hob, sliding doors to lounge.

BEDROOM

17' 5'' x 10' 2'' (5.33m x 3.1m)

Carpet, fitted wardrobe cupboard with hanging and storage, electric storage heater, double glazed window to front.

BATHROOM SUITE

Bathroom suite comprising of panelled bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, grab rail, double enclosed shower cubicle, wide wash hand basin with mixer tap, vanity cupboards under with drawer units, inset wc with concealed cistern, wall mounted mirror.

COMMUNAL GARDENS

Attractive communal rear gardens, circular patio area with seating.

ALLOCATED PARKING SPACE

Via double electric gates, allocated parking space for 1 car.

Tenure: Leasehold You buy the right to live in a property for a fixed number of years, but the freeholder owns the land the property's built on.Read more about tenure type in our glossary page.

For details of the leasehold, including the length of lease, annual service charge and ground rent, please contact the agent

Energy Performance CertificatesA document confirming the energy efficiency rating of the property.Read more about epc in our glossary page.

Council TaxA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council tax in our glossary page.

Band: C

High Street, Orpington, Kent, BR6 0LA

NEAREST STATIONS

Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Orpington Station0.8 miles
  • St. Mary Cray Station0.9 miles
  • Petts Wood Station1.4 miles
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About the agent

Bishop Estate Agents, Orpington

266 High Street, Orpington, BR6 0NB

Bishop Estates in Orpington is an independent family run business with over 30 years of experience within in the local property market. Our team of dedicated staff will ensure that they do their utmost to ensure your property search and move is as seamless as possible.

Bishop Estates also has a large portfolio of managed and introduction only properties. With an up to date database of local healthcare professionals looking for rental properties we are able to offer a great rental pack

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