1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Potters Lane, Barnet, Hertfordshire, EN5

Fixed Price £145,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1-bed first floor retirement apartment
  • Built designed and suitably managed for the over 60s
  • Rent- free - sold at a fixed price 70% share
  • Affordable retirement home ownership initiative *T&C's apply
  • Offered with no onward chain
  • Enjoy socialising in the well-maintained communal gardens
  • On-site professional manager available during office hours

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold, 70 years remaining

This one-bedroom retirement apartment at Highwood Court is perfectly located in an enviable location on Potters Lane in Barnet. Available under an affordable home ownership initiative; You only pay 70% of the value and are liable to pay the service charge. The 30% share not purchased is a 'payment discount' which is locked into the property. Owners do not pay any rent to Home Group on the percentage not purchased

Highwood Court is a friendly community within a modern development of self-contained apartments and offers easy access to a wide range of local shops, while nearby bus stops and High Barnet tube station provide good transport links to surrounding areas.

All properties at Highwood Court of which are fitted with emergency pull-cord alarm systems providing direct audio contact with the on-site manager during working hours. In the event of an emergency out of hours, a 24-hour call centre is available for all residents.

Barnet town centre is just 5 minutes by car or 10 minutes by bus from Highwood Court. The wider district offers a variety of attractions including a choice of museums and a wealth of nature reserves, as well as easy access to London to the south and the Hertfordshire countryside to the north.

To be eligible for this Home Group property opportunity you must be aged 60 or over.

PROPERTY: KEY FEATURES
Front door/entrance hall with secure telephone entry handset for safety, security and peace of mind a fitted cupboard in the hallway.
Living room 5.4m x 3.0m with an electric wall mounted radiator and bay window to street.
Kitchen 3.3m x 1.8m with fitted wall and base units, partially tiled walls and window to front. Appliances include an electric cooker, hob and fridge/freezer.
Bedroom 3.3m x 3.0m with window to front overlooking the street.
Newly fitted bathroom 1.9m x 1.6m with fully tiled walls, walk-in shower cubicle with grab rail, sink with vanity unit and W.C.
Carpets fitted throughout living areas, vinyl flooring laid to the kitchen and bathroom
Guest room available for hire.

GENERAL INFORMATION
-Total floor space: 59 Square Metres.
-Lease type: 99 years remaining from 2 January 1989
-Council Tax Band: C
-EPC rating: 83 (B)
-Local Authority: London Borough of Barnet.

SERVICE CHARGES:
£582.39 per quarter

COMMUNAL FACILITIES
-Off Street private parking.
-Communal landscape gardens
-Communal lounge
-indoor laundry
-Guest Suite available to hire
-24 hour emergency pull cord system throughout the property

If you are interested in buying this home, you will need to meet an affordability assessment and the independent living criteria. Details of which will be advised as required.

All prospective buyers must attend an interview with a Home Group representative and complete an application form to confirm their eligibility to purchase and will need to demonstrate they can afford the costs associated with owning and meet the terms of the scheme criteria.

Buyers' ability to meet the independent living criteria is determined via a medical status report from their GP, any costs borne from this are payable by the purchaser. (Further information is available on request)

Once your application and medical status has been confirmed, we will contact you to let you know that you have/have not been approved ahead of instructing all legal representatives.

Call today to arrange your personal tour appointment to view.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • High Barnet (0.3 mi)
  • New Barnet (0.7 mi)
  • Oakleigh Park (1.2 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home Group, Re-Sales, Farringdon

Home Group Limited, Farringdon Point, 33 Farringdon Road, London, EC1M 3JF

0191 687 0268 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • High Barnet (0.3 mi)
  • New Barnet (0.7 mi)
  • Oakleigh Park (1.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home Group, Re-Sales, Farringdon

Home Group Limited, Farringdon Point, 33 Farringdon Road, London, EC1M 3JF

0191 687 0268 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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