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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Ashridge Court, Newbury

Sold STC £84,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Over 55's Complex
  • Lift
  • Secure Access
  • Guest Room Available
  • Easy Walking Distance To Newbury Town Centre

Full description

Atkinson Keene have pleasure in offering this well maintained second floor one bedroom over 55's apartment with lift access. The property is within easy walking distance of Newbury Town Centre and local amenities and just across the road from Newbury Railway Station. There is a communal lounge with kitchen and use of a laundry room. The complex allows the individual to become part of the community if they wish or live independently with the piece of mind that there is "help" if needed.

Accommodation - The property is accessed via the main complex which has a security intercom system. The apartment is located on the second floor and can be accessed by either the lift or stairs. The main door into the apartment leads into the entrance hall which has two useful storage cupboards both with shelving. The lounge/diner leads from the hall and has a light and airy feel with a velux and side window. The lounge leads to the modern kitchen and has a good range of base and wall mounted units, space for a cooker, washing machine, fridge/freezer and finished off with tiled splashbacks. The good size double bedroom leads from the hall and has built-in wardrobes at one end of the room and plenty of floor space for a bed and more bedroom furniture. The bathroom leads from the hall and has a peach three piece suite comprising of hand wash basin, low level WC and bath, all complimented with partially tiled walls.

Outside - There is a car park to the front of the complex with parking available for both visitors and residents. The communal gardens to the rear of the property are very well maintained with an array of plants and shrubs. This area is a lovely space to sit and relax and enjoy the changing seasons.

Length of Lease
72 years

Maintenance Charge
£552 per quarter

Ground Rent
£50 per year

Council Tax
The property falls into band B with the rate for 2016/2017 = £1,260.97

Newbury offers a good selection of shops and department stores, with a supermarket and retail park to the south of the town. There are plentiful restaurants, cafes, public houses and leisure facilities, including Newbury racecourse for horse-racing, the Kennet & Avon canal, the Corn Exchange and Watermill theatres. There are arts and sports centres, health and golf clubs, a bowls club, museums and an outdoor market on Thursdays and Saturdays. There are well regarded schools for all age groups and Newbury college. Excellent access to the major road routes of A34 and M4 and the mainline rail station to London (Paddington).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 October 2016


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