2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8

Offers in Region of £124,750

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement Development
  • No Onward Chain
  • Fully Managed Facilities & Services
  • Weekly Service Clean Included
  • On-Site Restaurant
  • Guest Suite
  • Secure Car Parking
  • Gardens
  • Lift Access
  • Emergency Pull Cord

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

An ideal opportunity to purchase this two bedroom, second floor retirement apartment. Forum Court features fully managed facilities and services, a weekly service clean of your apartment, lift access, an on-site restaurant, guest suite for your visitors, secure car parking and communal gardens.

No 28 is a sunny, bright and quiet apartment on the second floor overlooking King Street with easy access to the lifts

HALL with storage cupboard.

LOUNGE 15'1'' x 12'10'' (4.6m x 3.9m max) with window overlooking King Street, fireplace.

KITCHEN 10'6'' x 7'10'' (3.2m x 2.4 max) with window overlooking Courtyard, wall and base units, electric oven and hob, fridge freezer, washing machine and gas combi-boiler.

BEDROOM ONE 14'1'' x 9'6'' (4.3m x 2.9m max) with window overlooking King Street, built in wardrobe and freestanding drawers.

BEDROOM TWO / DINING ROOM 13'5'' x 10'6'' (4.1m x 3.2m max) with window overlooking the Courtyard, built in wardrobe and storage/airing cupboard. Due to its position next to the kitchen can be used as a separate Dining Room.

BATHROOM 8'1'' x 7'7'' (2.5m x 2.3m) with basin, WC, bath with shower over.

CLOAKROOM 5'5'' x 5'5'' (1.7m x 1.7) with basin, WC.

General Information:-

Forum Court comprises of 59 spacious apartments, mainly one and two bedrooms, the communal areas are decorated to a high standard to include a very comfortable communal lounge, on-site restaurant, guest suite, landscaped gardens and ample car parking. The services on offer are much greater than is usual in standard retirement apartments or sheltered housing. The Leasehold Very Sheltered Housing available at Forum Court offers older people the opportunity of retaining their independence and improve their quality of life and remain in their own homes for as long as possible.

There is a team of staff working on a shift basis, managed 24 hours a day. The monthly service charge covers the costs of external maintenance, buildings insurance, up keep of the grounds and one and half hours of domestic assistance per week per individual property.

TENURE: Leasehold

SERVICE CHARGE: There is a service charge that currently amounts to £536.25 per month.

It is important to note that a significant proportion of the Service Charge relates to items which the prospective purchaser is responsible for in their present home, such as building insurance, building maintenance, gardening, and domestic help. Many purchasers are also eligible for Attendance Allowance at £55.65 or £83.10 a week, which is neither means-tested or taxable and advice on this subject is available to anyone making an enquiry.

The lease provides that a transfer premium is payable to Retirement Security on resale of a property. The maximum premium payable is 3% of the sale price depending on the length of time an Owner has lived at the property. Further information is available from the Court Manager.

MISREPRESENTATION ACT 1967

"These details are prepared as a general guide only and should not be relied upon as a basis to enter into a legal contract or to commit expenditure. Interested parties should rely solely on their own surveyors, solicitors or other professionals before committing themselves to any expenditure or other legal commitments. If any interested party wishes to rely upon information from the agent, then a request should be made and specific written confirmation provided. The agent will not be responsible for any verbal statement made by any member of staff, as only a specific written confirmation should be relied upon. The agent will not be responsible for any loss other than when specific written confirmation has been requested"


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Nearest stations

  • Southport (0.3 mi)
  • Birkdale (0.9 mi)
  • Meols Cop (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Retirement Security Ltd, Stratford upon Avon

18 Wood Street, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 6JF

01789 611062 Local call rate

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Retirement Security Ltd, Stratford upon Avon

18 Wood Street, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 6JF

01789 611062 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Southport (0.3 mi)
  • Birkdale (0.9 mi)
  • Meols Cop (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Retirement Security Ltd, Stratford upon Avon

18 Wood Street, Stratford-Upon-Avon, CV37 6JF

01789 611062 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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