1 bedroom apartment for sale

Humphrey Court, The Oval, Stafford

Guide Price £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Homeowners' lounge
  • Guest suite
  • Mobility scooter charging
  • Landscaped gardens
  • 24-Hour emergency call system
  • Intruder alarm
  • Secure camera entry system
  • Fire detection equipment
  • To view please telephone 0345 5564104

Full description

A WELL PRESENTED ONE BEDROOM RETIREMENT APARTMENT SITUATED ON THE GROUND FLOOR WITH DIRECT ACCESS TO COMMUNAL GARDENS.

Humphrey Court - Humphrey Court is located in the heart of Stafford. Founded during the Anglo Saxon period, Stafford now offers a modern range of shops and services nestled among the Elizabethan buildings that are so prevalent in the county town. There is a wide range of national and independent shops on the high street, combined with the Guildhall Shopping Centre also in the town centre. These are complemented by the Indoor Market, which hosts markets four days a week and a monthly farmers market, a popular choice with those seeking local produce. Less than a mile from Humphrey Court is Victoria Park. This 13 acre Edwardian park, offers riverside walks and a bowling green, whilst the popular tourist attraction of Shrugborough Hall lies 5 miles from Stafford and perfect for a relaxing day out. Humphrey Court has been designed and constructed for modern living. The apartments boast a walk in laundry cupboard with washer/dryer, underfloor heating throughout, Sky/Sky+ connection points in living rooms and walk in wardrobes (in selected apartments). The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of things and make you feel at home. There's no need to worry about the burden of maintenance costs as the service charge covers the cost of all external maintenance, gardening and landscaping, external window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates and security systems. All energy costs of the homeowners lounge and other communal areas are also covered in the service charge. For your peace of mind the development has camera door entry and 24-hour emergency call systems, should you require assistance. The Homeowners' lounge provides a great space to socialise with friends and family. If your guests have travelled from afar, they can extend their stay by booking into the development Guest Suite (usually for a fee of £25 per night - subject to availability). It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.

Entrance Hall - Front door with letter box and spy hole opens into the hallway. Double doors to a storage cupboard. From the hallway you have doors giving access to the Living Room, Bedroom and Shower Room.

Living Room - Two ceiling light fittings. TV point with Sky+ connectivity (subscription fees may apply). Telephone point. Double glazed door, with additional full length double glazed panels either side, opens out onto a walkout balcony. Part glazed door opens to the Kitchen.

Kitchen - Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units with granite styled work surfaces. Easy access Neff oven with space for a microwave above. Four ringed induction hob with chrome extractor hood above. Stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and mixer tap. Double glazed window with opening panel sits above the sink and drainer. Tiled floor.

Bedroom - Central ceiling light fitting. TV point. Telephone point. Full length double glazed window with half opener. Door to walk in wardrobe.

Shower Room - Fully tiled shower room with vanity unit wash hand basin. Fitted mirror above with light and shaver point. Shower cubicle with grab rails. WC. wall mounted heated towel rail. Emergency pull cord.

Service Charge (Breakdown) - • Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, but does include the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, our 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Allocated Parking Space - The property comes with an allocated parking space.

Groud Rent - Annual fee - £425

Lease Length - 999 years from 1st June 2015


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Added on Rightmove:
11 April 2018

Nearest stations

  • Stafford (0.5 mi)
  • Norton Bridge (5.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Stafford (0.5 mi)
  • Norton Bridge (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

McCarthy & Stone Resales, Bournemouth

100 Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8AQ

03455 564122 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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