3 bedroom semi-detached bungalow for sale

Waterfield Meadows, North Walsham

£140,000

Property Description

Key features

  • TWO/THREE BEDROOM CHALET-BUNGALOW
  • WITHIN POPULAR DEVELOPMENT FOR OVER 60'S
  • UPVC DOUBLE GLAZING
  • FITTED KITCHEN
  • SMALL PRIVATE GARDEN
  • COMMUNAL GARDENS, LAUNDRY & LOUNGE

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A modern semi-detached chalet-style bungalow, pleasantly located within a private retirement development for the over 60's. The property provides versatile two bedroomed accommodation with the option of using the second reception room as a ground floor bedroom, and the shower room also being situated on the ground floor.

Other features include wood grain effect UPVC sealed unit double glazed windows, night storage/electric panel heaters, panel effect interior doors, a fitted kitchen with built in hob and oven, high level power points and fitted carpets.

The property enjoys a particularly pleasant south-facing position at the top end of the site.

Each resident has a personal alarm system and every property is supplied with an electronic alarm and intercom system, which has a 24hr emergency link to a central desk. The residents have the use of the landscaped gardens and there is also a well-equipped residents' lounge and laundry facilities are provided on site.
 

LOCATION North Walsham is a thriving North Norfolk market town offering a range of shopping facilities including a large Sainsbury's store, Waitrose, all levels of schools including sixth form college, doctors' surgeries, restaurants and leisure facilities including the 2003 built Victory swimming & fitness centre. The town also has a railway station providing regular services on the Norwich to Sheringham line. The sandy beaches of the North East Norfolk coast are about six miles from the town, the Norfolk Broads are about twelve miles to the south and the city of Norwich is approximately 17 miles distant. 

ACCOMMODATION Panelled entrance door to: 

ENTRANCE HALL Panel effect doors to lounge, dining room, kitchen and shower room, staircase to first floor with stair lift, night storage heater, built-in storage cupboard, coved and textured ceiling. 

SHOWER ROOM Shower cubicle with electric shower unit and tiled surround, vanity wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks and cupboard under, close coupled WC, heated towel rail, UPVC sealed unit double glazed wood grain effect window, light with shaver point, textured ceiling. 

LOUNGE 14' 1" x 10' 10" (4.29m x 3.3m) Upvc sealed unit double glazed wood grain effect window to side and sliding doors to rear, TV aerial point, telephone point, night storage heater, coved and textured ceiling. 

KITCHEN 11' 9" x 7' 2" (3.58m x 2.18m) Fitted with matching base units and wall cupboards, roll top work surfaces with tiled splashbacks, built-in oven and hob with extractor hood over, UPVC sealed unit double glazed wood grain effect window, inset single drainer 1 ½ bowl sink unit with mixer tap, fridge/freezer in raised unit, textured ceiling. 

DINING ROOM / BEDROOM 3 14' 1" x 8' 7" (4.29m x 2.62m) Upvc sealed unit double glazed window to front, night storage heater, built-in wardrobe/storage cupboard, coved and textured ceiling. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING Panel effect doors to bedrooms and WC, night storage heater, velux roof light, large built-in airing cupboard housing hot water tank, coved and textured ceiling with access to loft space. 

BEDROOM 1 20' 2" into bay x 9' 8" (6.14m into bay x 2.95m) Upvc sealed unit double glazed wood grain effect window to front, electric panel heater, velux roof light, built-in wardrobe, coved and textured ceiling. 

BEDROOM 2 9' 9" x 7' 3" (2.97m x 2.21m) Velux roof light, electric panel heater, coved and textured ceiling. 

CLOAKROOM Wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splashbacks, close coupled WC, textured ceiling with extractor fan. 

OUTSIDE The property occupies a lovely position towards the rear of the development and has a small, partly walled garden area on the southern side, directly adjoining the lounge patio doors.

There are communal gardens on the opposite side (as pictured above) which also have a good degree of privacy.
 

SPECIAL FEATURES OF WATERFIELD MEADOWS Residents' Lounge: A spacious lounge is provided for the residents' use as and when they like. The lounge is heated, carpeted and furnished with kitchenette and WC facilities.

Laundry: The residents' lounge and laundry are normally open all day and all residents have a key.

Personal Alarm System: Each resident has a personal alarm system and every property is fitted with an electronic alarm and intercom system, which is linked to a CareLine 24hr emergency link to a central desk.

Day to Day Maintenance: The day to day running of Waterfield Meadows is handled by a managing agent. The Waterfield Meadows residents collectively own the freehold of the site with each property owning a one 35th share of the freehold company, which is known as Nextfan Ltd.

Qualification: All purchasers at Waterfield Meadows must be of at least 60 years old. Nextfan reserve the right to interview prospective purchasers.

The Service Charge: To cover the cost of the management service, residents pay a Service Charge which is assessed annually. This includes:
• Buildings Insurance (but not contents)
• Gardening and Maintenance of Landscaped areas
• Provision for Re-decoration (external and communal areas)
• Window Cleaning
• Service Contracts (maintenance of personal alarms, laundry equipment)
• Sinking Fund for long term repairs and replacements (examples of which include the replacement windows and the recently installed cavity wall insulation)
• Payment of general water rates on the former manager's flat, residents lounge and laundry.

After the end of each accounting year the amount of total expenditure for the last year is certified. In this way residents will know what has been spent and any adjustments are made in the following accounting year.

Each resident contributes a proportion of the Service Charge monthly and the current cost for this property is approximately £____ per calendar month for the period 01/04/17 to 31/03/18.
 


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 March 2018

Nearest stations

  • North Walsham (0.8 mi)
  • Worstead (3.1 mi)
  • Gunton (3.8 mi)
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Acorn Properties, North Walsham

29-30 The Market Place, North Walsham, Norfolk, NR28 9BS

01692 770000 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Acorn Properties, North Walsham

29-30 The Market Place, North Walsham, Norfolk, NR28 9BS

01692 770000 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • North Walsham (0.8 mi)
  • Worstead (3.1 mi)
  • Gunton (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Acorn Properties, North Walsham

29-30 The Market Place, North Walsham, Norfolk, NR28 9BS

01692 770000 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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