2 bedroom flat for sale

Constable View, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1

Leasehold £124,250

Property Description

Key features

  • *124,250 for a 70% share*
  • Retirement for ages 60 and over
  • Viewing is highly recommended
  • No rent payable
  • Off street parking available
  • Easy access to local shops, amenities and local transport
  • 24hr emergency pull cord system for your security and peace of mind

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold, 99 years remaining

***Please quote CON416 when enquiring.***

- Introduction -
Look no further if you're seeking a new place to call home! This 2-bed ground floor retirement flat is set in a peaceful location in North Springfield. Set in extensive grounds, you'll love the privacy and convenience of local services being close at hand. With a daily on-site manager for your peace of mind, this property offers security and independent living.

- What the owner says -
"This is a quiet, self-contained flat set in a beautifully maintained communal area. The interior is in excellent condition in terms of decoration and utilities. There is a bus stop a short distance away with easy access to Chelmsford. Local shops and doctors only a 10 minute walk away. Warden assisted for peace of mind."

- Full Description -
- 2 bed ground floor flat
- Entrance hall with a 24hr emergency pull cord system for your security and peace of mind
- Living room (4.8m x 3.4m) overlooks the communal gardens and quiet cul-de-sac.
- Kitchen (3.0m x 2.0m) matching base and wall units, integrated electric oven, gas hob, stainless steel extractor and tiled splash back.
- Master bedroom (3.6m x 2.8m) has a storage cupboard, a window to the rear aspect and French door allowing access into the communal garden.
- Second bedroom (2.6m x 2.2m) with a window to the rear aspect.
- Bathroom (1.8m x 1.6m) has a walk in shower, wash hand basin and a WC.
- Well maintained communal gardens.
- Off street parking available.
- Gas central heating.

- Costs -
2-BEDROOM FLAT (GROUND FLOOR)
PRICE - £124,250*
SERVICE CHARGE - £438.30 per quarter**
*This represents a 70% share of the full open market value of £177,500
**This includes service charge, building insurance, management charge and sinking fund charge. Service charges are reviewed annually.

Under the scheme you only pay 70% of the value of the property. Owners do not pay any rent to Home Group for the percentage you have not purchased. You will be liable to pay the service charge. The 30% share not purchased is a 'payment discount' which is locked into the property.

- Eligibility Requirements -
Applicants must be aged 60 or over.
Applicant must be able to live independently without any care or support.
Applicants must have sufficient funds to purchase the 70% outright.
Applicants must also have access to sufficient funds to cover the cost of buying.

All prospective buyers must attend an interview with a Home Group representative and complete an application form to confirm their eligibility to purchase their chosen property.

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.


- General Information -
Tenure: Leasehold
Lease: Surrender and Re-grant- 99 year lease issued at the point of purchase
Approximate internal area: 54 sq.m.
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
Council Tax Band:
EPC Rating: C (72)

- Terms and Conditions -
***Applicants must be aged 60 or over and must be able to live independently without any care and support.

- Viewings -
The on-site professional manager at Constable View is on hand every weekday between 9am-1pm.

Applications are only accepted from those who have viewed the property. If you have viewed and would like to apply please register your interest with the Resales Team.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Chelmsford (1.8 mi)
  • Hatfield Peverel (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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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

  • Chelmsford (1.8 mi)
  • Hatfield Peverel (4.4 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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