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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Gloucester, Hamlet Lodge

Withdrawn from Market £200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedroom First Floor Retirement Apartment
  • Juliet Balcony
  • Fully fitted kitchen with appliances
  • Lodge Manager available 5 days a week
  • Owners' Lounge & Kitchen with regular social events
  • 24 Hour Careline system for safety and security
  • Guest Suite for visitors & use of over 100 guest suites in Churchill Retirement lodges across the country
  • Owners' private car park
  • Remainder of a 10 year NHBC warranty
  • Fully equipped laundry room

Full description

This is a bright 2 bedroom apartment on the first floor of Hamlet Lodge in Gloucester. The apartment isspacious at 760sqft with 2 large double bedrooms, the master with built-in sliding door wardrobes. The kitchen isfully fitted with appliances which can remain including a “Bake Off” style NEFF oven, glass hob,extractor, Siemens washing machine and a full height fridge freezer. Thebathroom has a bath with glass shower screen and shower over. Storage space isplentiful with a large airing cupboard and additional large store cupboard tothe hallway. The living room is also large with a feature electric fireplaceand the current owner has split the room into a sitting and dining area. Theapartment faces to the rear of building away from the road and although this isa first floor apartment there is noapartment above, making it quiet and private. The Lodge has a private Owners’car park to the rear of the building. Hamlet Lodge is a delightful development of 48 one and twobedroom retirement apartments located in the historic waterfront city ofGloucester and is named after William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the prince ofDenmark because of its location on Denmark Road. The development is ideally located in a residential area just half a mile from the bustling city centre, whichcombines High Street stores and a wide range of specialist shops and boutiques.Alongside restaurants and cafes withinthe pedestrianised centre, two modern shopping centres, The Mall Eastgate andKings Walk, cater for all your shopping needs. The city of Gloucester has a rich historic past stretching back to Romantimes. The Norman Cathedral in the College Green stands holds regular services,events and concerts. A short distance from the Cathedral, the historicVictorian Docks are home to the National Waterways Museum and the Gloucester Antiques Centre.The lodge is well served by public transport with bus stopsall over the city and a regular train service to London, Bristol, Cardiff,Nottingham and Birmingham.Hamlet Lodge has been designed with safety and security atthe forefront, the apartment has an emergency Careline system installed,monitored by the onsite Lodge Manager during the day and 24 hours, 365 days ayear by the Careline team. A Careline integrated intruder alarm, secure videoentry system and sophisticated fire and smoke detection systems throughout boththe apartment and communal areas provide unrivalled peace of mind.Hamlet Lodge’s manager, Vince, is on hand throughout the dayto support the Owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Vince arrangesmany regular events in the Owners’ Lounge from coffee mornings to gamesafternoons. The laundry room to the first floor just down the hall from theapartment and there is a furnished Guest Suite to the 2nd floor forany visiting guests, available for just £15 per night for 1 visitor and £20(£10 each) for 2 visitors. The same excellent value is available across morethan 100 Churchill Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK.Hamlet Lodge is managed by the award winning Millstream Management Services, working closely withChurchill Retirement Living and Stratton & King to maintain the higheststandards of maintenance and service for every lodge and owner.Hamlet Lodge requires at least one apartment resident to beover the age of 60 with any second resident over the age of 55. Each Apartmentis completely self-contained with its own front door, providing you withprivacy and peace and quiet when you want it. When you fancy some company,you’ll find the Owners’ Lounge a popular and relaxed place to meet.

Service Charge per 6 months: £1,201.33Ground Rent per 6 months: £337.10Council Tax: Band B - £1,232.133 years NHBC warranty remaining118 lease years remaining
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund. 

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Added on Rightmove:
01 December 2017


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