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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Laurel Lodge, Carshalton

Sold STC £430,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedroom, Ground Floor Apartment
  • South East facing apartment and patio
  • Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
  • Lodge Manager available 5 days a week
  • Owners' Lounge & coffee bar with regular social events
  • 24 hour Careline system for safety and security
  • Guest Suite for visitors & use of over 150 guest suites in Retirement lodges across the country
  • Owners' private car park
  • Great location close to the town centre & excellent transport links
  • Landscaped gardens

Full description


This beautiful south east facing ground floor apartment is one of the largest and brightest in Laurel Lodge. This two bedroom apartment at Laurel Lodge is like brand new and  one of just a few to have a patio from the living room onto the large and beautifully landscaped front gardens at the Lodge. The living room is large and bright with the fully double glazed patio door and full height side window. The living room also has a feature electric fireplace. The kitchen is fully fitted with appliances including a fridge, freezer, oven, electric hob, extractor and washer dryer. Both bedrooms are large double rooms with the master bedroom having a double mirror sliding door wardrobe. The shower room has a large double sliding door glass shower enclosure and again on one of just a few apartments in the building to have a window in both the shower room and the kitchen and an additional cloak room.

Laurel Lodge has a private owners parking area to the rear of the Lodge and a buggy store with charging points.  The Lodge has a Ground Source Heat Pump which provides supper efficient heating and hot water to all apartments and the cost of which is included in the service charges.

Laurel Lodge is a stylish development of 57 one and two bedroom apartments, situated in the high street town of Carshalton. Carshalton is often described as a scenic town and has many architecturally attractive buildings. Carshalton has two large ponds which host an abundance of wildlife. Carshalton is rich in history and has a grade II listed church and museum. Carshalton is famous for its stunning lavender fields.

The local shops are excellent with many eateries, cafes, pubs and tea rooms. Carshalton’s leisure centre offers a variety of activities and social pursuits. Local amenities are excellent with a supermarket, doctors, dentist and pharmacy all local to Laurel Lodge.

Local transport is excellent with regular busses around the town and train services into London and the surrounding areas.

Laurel Lodge has been designed with safety and security at the forefront. The apartment has an emergency Careline system installed, monitored by the onsite Lodge Manager during the day and 24 hours, 365 days a year by the Careline team. Careline integrated secure video entry system and sophisticated fire and smoke detection systems throughout both the apartment and communal areas provide unrivalled peace of mind.

Laurel Lodge’s manager, Amanda, is on hand throughout the day to support the residents and keep the development in perfect shape. Amanda arranges many regular events in the Owners’ Lounge from coffee mornings to games afternoons. For any visiting guests, the furnished twin guest suite is perfect and available for just £15 per night for 1 visitor and £20 (£10 each) for 2 visitors. The same excellent value is available across more than 150 Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK.

Laurel Lodge is managed by the award-winning Millstream Management Services, working closely with Churchill Retirement Living and Stratton & King to maintain the highest standards of maintenance and service for every lodge and owner.

Laurel Lodge requires at least one apartment resident to be over the age of 60 with any second resident over the age of 55. Each Apartment is completely self-contained with its own front door, providing you with privacy and peace and quiet when you want it. When you fancy some company, you’ll find the Owners’ Lounge and coffee bar a popular and relaxed place to meet.

Council Tax Band D122 lease years remaining

Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, Ground source heating and hot water to the apartment, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance


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Added on Rightmove:
02 May 2018

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