1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Melksham, Wiltshire

£115,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement Apartment
  • Ground Floor
  • One Bedroom
  • Patio Door
  • Modern Shower Room
  • Well Presented
  • Rarely Available
  • EPC: Rating C (75)

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SITUATION: The property is located within the centre of Melksham with its range of amenities including swimming pool/fitness centre, library and bus services to surrounding towns. Neighbouring towns include Calne, Corsham, Devizes, Bradford on Avon, Trowbridge and Chippenham with the latter having the benefit of mainline rail services whilst the Georgian city of Bath with its many facilities lies some 12 miles distant. Access to the M4 at junction 17 is 3 miles north of Chippenham. 

DESCRIPTION: This attractive development was created by McCarthy & Stone in 2003 and is designed specifically for the needs of the over 60's. There is a resident manager, communal lounge and laundry, guest suite and communal gardens. The apartment is situated on the ground floor, and is well presented throughout. The accommodation offers entrance hall, one double bedroom, light and spacious living room/ diner, kitchen fitted with oven and hob and modern shower room. Further benefits include waist high power points, alarm system and entry phone, double glazing and night storage heating. 

DIRECTIONS: From our office in the centre of Melksham, proceed along the High Street and turn right into Lowbourne where Giffords Court can be found on the right hand side opposite the library. The main entrance to the building is from Strattons Walk which is immediately opposite our office. If travelling by car, proceed past the Library on Lowbourne, turning right into Ruskin Avenue, then right again into Thackery Crescent, where the development can be found on the right hand side. 

ACCOMMODATION: Communal area, reception hall, scheme manager's office, residents lounge and kitchen area, laundry facilities, guest suite. 

ENTRANCE HALL: With storage cupboard, coved ceiling and night storage heater. 

LOUNGE/DINER 17' 6" x 12' 06 max" (5.33m x 3.81m) With Upvc double glazed window and patio door leading into the communal garden, night storage heater, alarm, TV point, telephone point and coved ceiling.  

KITCHEN: 7' 4" x 5' 8" (2.24m x 1.73m) Upvc double glazed window overlooking gardens, a range of matching wall and base units, round edge laminated worktops and tiled splash backs, stainless steel single drainer sink unit, extractor fan, built in oven with four ring electric hob and extractor hood over, space for under counter fridge, space for under counter freezer, Creda wall mounted heater and double doors leading into the living room/diner. 

BEDROOM ONE: 12' 7" x 8' 8" (3.84m x 2.64m) With Upvc double glazed window overlooking the communal garden, night storage heater. coved ceiling, alarm, mirror fronted double door built in wardrobe with hanging and shelving space. 

SHOWER ROOM: With double length screened shower unit with wall mounted shower attachment over, wash hand basin with cupboard under, low flush w.c, heated towel rail, part tiled walls, coved ceiling, creda wall mounted heater, extractor fan, mirror with light and shaver point, large airing cupboard housing the hot water tank.  

OUTSIDE: There are communal garden areas and resident/visitor car parking - no allocated parking. 

TENURE: Leasehold with vacant possession on completion. 125 year lease. (2003) 

SERVICE CHARGES: There is an annual service charge of approximately £2520 paid six monthly, (March/Sept), plus an annual ground rent of £365.00, which includes buildings insurance, window cleaning and maintenance of the external areas. 

SERVICES: Main services of electricity, water and drainage are connected.  

COUNCIL TAX: The property is in Band B with the amount payable for 2018/19 being £1408.03 

CODE: 9449 16/04/18  

To arrange a viewing please call 01225 706860 or email residentialsales@kavanaghs.co.uk. 


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Added on Rightmove:
16 May 2018

Nearest stations

  • Melksham (0.6 mi)
  • Trowbridge (5.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Melksham (0.6 mi)
  • Trowbridge (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Kavanaghs, Melksham

13 High Street, Melksham, SN12 6JY

01225 686054 Local call rate

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