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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Brook Lodge, Ongar, Essex, CM5

Sold STC £160,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Top-Floor Apartment
  • Over 55's Occupation
  • One Good Bedroom
  • Attractive Communal Gardens
  • Lift Access
  • Gas Central Heating

Full description

Offering value for money unmatched in the majority of other local towns of this type, Brook Lodge is an attractive development of apartments designed for occupation by those 55 years and older and is located within the heart of Ongar just off its High Street. No.29 occupies an excellent top-floor position with views over the communal gardens and provides spacious one-bedroom accommodation including an open plan reception/dining room and fully-fitted kitchen. Further features of the building include a secure phone entry system, lift access to all floors, social lounge and well-maintained communal gardens. Ongar is situated approximately 4.5 miles from Epping central line station and 6.3 miles from Shenfield Main line station and is also serviced by several bus routes with access to Epping, Brentwood, Harlow & Chelmsford.

We provide a free market appraisal service. If you are considering selling your home please contact our office to arrange an appointment for one of our experienced valuers to call without obligation. A thorough professional approach and competitive fees are assured.

Communal Hall -

Entrance Hall - Secure phone entry system.

Living / Dining Room - 21'3" x 10'0" (6.48m x 3.05m) - Open to:

Kitchen - 10'9" x 7'6" (3.28m x 2.29m) - The kitchen is fitted with wooden base and wall units incorporating a NEFF electric oven and hob, one and a half bowl sink, integral fridge, integral freezer, integral dishwasher, integral washing machine/dryer, splash-back tiling, wall-mounted Vaillant combi boiler and halogen ceiling lighting.

Bedroom 1 - 15'4" min x 10'2" (4.67m min x 3.10m) - Two built-in double wardrobes.

Shower Room - 7'2" x 6'4" (2.18m x 1.93m) - Lavatory, hand basin, shower cubicle, wall tiling to half ceiling height and extractor fan.

Exterior - The property stands within substantial grounds of well-maintained and presented lawns, beds and borders.

Tenure And Service Charge - We understand the property to be leasehold and vacant possession is to be granted upon completion (subject to confirmation by the seller's solicitor). We understand the lease to be 125 years commencing 1st October 2003 (subject to confirmation by the seller's solicitor).

An annual service charge understood to be in the region of £1550 is administered (payable per half-year) and this includes maintenance of the communal areas and grounds, buildings insurance and window cleaning. Ground rent is understood to be in the region of £180 per annum.

Services - All mains services are understood to be connected. No services or installations have been tested.

Council Tax - Council Tax is payable to Epping Forest District Council. The property is shown in Council Tax band C.

Viewing - Viewing is available strictly by appointment with Stevenette and Company LLP 01992 563090

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If you require a mortgage to purchase this or any other property, we are able to arrange a no-obligation discussion with a Financial Advisor who is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.



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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 August 2016


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