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1 bedroom flat for sale

Fairways Court, Upgang Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21

Sold STC £139,950

Property Description

Key features

  • One bedroom, first floor flat
  • Purpose built retirement development
  • A short distance from local amenities
  • Ideal for older buyers with its communal facilities and 24 hour warden service
  • Occupants must be over 60 years old.

Full description

This is a modern, self contained, 1 bedroom, first floor apartment with windows facing to the east giving views from the bedroom, kitchen and living room, out across the town's cricket pitches.

These flats are specifically designed for older residents and a covenant restricts occupation of the properties to mature residents. There is a house manager and care-line facility available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for peace of mind. Lifts give level access throughout the building. Although only a one bedroom apartment, there are guest suite facilities available. Other facilities include a communal gardens, lounge and laundry. There is private parking available on a first come first served basis.

Approached from the side facing towards the car parks, glazed double doors provide access to...

Communal Entrance Hall: With a lift giving access to the first floor landing from where a door opens into Apartment 26.

Hallway: 10'3 x 5'1 The hallway has a recessed cupboard housing the Gledhill electric hot water cylinder and storage shelving. Fitted carpet, ceiling cornice, alarm system, electric night storage heater. Doors open to ...

Living Room: 18'3 x 11'7 (narrowing to 7'3) The irregularly shaped living room has a uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect looking out over the cricket field. The focal point of the room is a moulded fireplace feature with an electric fire unit. Fitted carpet, electric night storage heater, ceiling cornice. Glazed double doors open through to ...

Kitchen: 9'11 x 5'7 The kitchen has a uPVC double glazed window, part tiled walls and is fitted with a range of stylish modern cabinets with laminate worktops. Fittings include an electric hob, fan oven, cooker hood, integral fridge and freezer, stainless steel sink unit. Ceiling cornice.

Bedroom: 13'2 x 11'9 The double bedroom has a uPVC double glazed window to the front aspect giving views over the cricket field. Fitted carpet, ceiling cornice, electric night storage heater. Recessed wardrobe with folding mirror fronted wardrobe.

Bathroom: 7'7 x 7'0 The bathroom has a modern suite of fittings including a panel bath with shower over and glass screen, basin with vanity cupboard, low flush WC. Vinyl flooring, tiled walls, ceiling cornice, shaver light and socket, extractor fan, electric heated towel rail and electric fan heater.
Communal Facilities
* Lounge: Comfortably furnished and having a kitchen with a range of units and tea & coffee making facilities.
* Laundry: Having a range of washing machines and separate dryers, which are raised for easy loading and unloading.
* Guest Suite: Having an en-suite shower room, television, tea & coffee making facilities and double glazing
* Outside: There are communal gardens with seating areas. Parking is available on site.
* Emergency Call: There are emergency pull cords throughout the apartment which connect to 'Care Line' who can contact paramedics, fire brigade etc.
* House Manager: The House Manager can confirm the services and facilities available on site. Call: Sue Brookes. Tel: 01947 606223


Viewing: Viewings by appointment. All interested parties should discuss this property, and in particular any specific issues that might affect their interest, with the agent's office prior to travelling or making an appointment to view this property.

Directions: From our offices, head back out of town towards Sandsend along Upgang Lane and Fairways Court lies on your right hand side, adjacent to the cricket ground. See location plan.

Services: The apartment is connected to mains water, drainage and electricity. Heating is provided by electric night storage heaters.

Tenure: We are advised that the property is held leasehold. There is an age restriction of 60 years for a single person or an average of 55 years for a couple. We are informed that the property is subject to a 125 year lease. We are also informed that the current six months service charge is 991.33 and the ground rent is 395 per annum.

NB. Occupants at these properties should be capable of living an independent lifestyle.

Council Tax Banding: 'B' 1,312 payable for 2016-17 (verbal query only). There are reduced council tax rates for single occupancy.

Post Code: YO21 3JY

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Added on Rightmove:
16 May 2016

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