2 bedroom flat for sale

Friern Barnet Lane, London, N20

Shared ownership £192,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement property for the over 55s
  • 70% fixed price
  • Communal gardens
  • Off street parking
  • Lift service to all floors
  • External CCTV
  • Professional on-site scheme managers

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold, 99 years remaining

***Please quote HYD424 when enquiring.***

- Introduction -
Look no further if you're seeking a new place to call home! This 2-bed first floor retirement flat is set in a peaceful location in Whetstone. Set in extensive grounds, you'll love the privacy and convenience of local services being close at hand.

This two bed retirement apartment is ideally located on the sought after Hyde Court development in Whetstone. With its proximity to Barnet and Finchley you can enjoy a wide range of restaurants, shopping and recreational facilities. Conveniently close to The Spires shopping centre, Whetstone High Road and the High Road North Finchley, it offers an abundance of local amenities. The Northern Line is nearby and there are regular bus services for local travel.
Properties at Hyde Court are available as part of the affordable home ownership scheme, meaning you only pay 70% of the open market value. 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 but they must pay a service charge as detailed in the listing below.
- What the owner says -
"The property faces west and benefits from afternoon/evening sun. It overlooks the garden and is therefore quiet and not overlooked by other neighbouring properties. It is light and airy and has a very pleasant aspect. Almost no noise of traffic. The property benefits from a French window and small balcony which receives afternoon sun. The flat is spacious with two double bedrooms. Wide corridors and two very capacious storage spaces. Ready for immediate occupancy."

- Full Description -
- 2-bedroom first floor flat.
- Entrance hall with a storage cupboard and telephone entry system for your security and peace of mind.
- Living room (5.1m x 3.6m) has a French door opening on to a balcony.
- Kitchen (3.3m x 1.8m) has matching wall and base units and contrasting worktops.
- Master bedroom (3.3m x 2.9m) and second bedroom (3.3m x 2.4m) with windows overlooking the communal gardens.
- Bathroom (1.9m x 1.6m) has a walk-in shower, wash hand basin and a WC.
- Carpets are fitted to the living room and master bedroom. Laminate flooring is laid to the second bedroom and hall way. Vinyl is fitted to the kitchen and bathroom.
- Gas central heating.
- Well maintained communal gardens
- Off-street parking.

- Costs -
2-BEDROOM FLAT (FIRST FLOOR)
PRICE - £192,500*
SERVICE CHARGE - £631.02 per quarter**
*This represents a 70% share of the full open market value of £275,000
**This includes: building fund, sinking fund, management charge, building insurance and service charge. Rent and service charges are reviewed annually.

- General Information -
Tenure: Leasehold
Lease: Surrender and Regrant - 99 years
Years remaining on lease: 99 approx.
Approximate internal area: 58 sq. m.
Local Authority: London Borough of Barnet
Council Tax Band: C
EPC Rating: 72 (C)

- Terms and Conditions -
If you are interested in buying this home, you must be aged 55 or over and 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.

- Viewings -
Viewings are held strictly by appointment - call today to arrange a mutually convenient time.

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:
17 September 2019

Nearest stations

  • Totteridge & Whetstone (0.5 mi)
  • Woodside Park (0.8 mi)
  • Oakleigh Park (0.9 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

  • Totteridge & Whetstone (0.5 mi)
  • Woodside Park (0.8 mi)
  • Oakleigh Park (0.9 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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