1 bedroom ground floor flat for sale

Friern Barnet Lane, London, N20

£140,000

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
  • On-site scheme managers

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

***Please quote HYD603 when enquiring.***

- Introduction -
This one 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, Whestone 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 flat is accessible being on the ground floor, the communal areas are all close by on the same floor as is the scheme manager office. The flat also has a modern bathroom and kitchen and it looks onto a lawned area where there is some greeny and a tree. The flat is close to excellent travel links and the buses stop outside. Totteridge and Whetstone tube station is only a walk away. Also, within walking distance are the local shops at Whetstone. The high street has a large Boots, Waitrose and Marks and Spencers, with many local cafes restaurants and coffee shops to enjoy. There is also Friary Park across the road to enjoy for long walks."

- Full Description -
- Entrance hall with a storage cupboard and telephone entry system for your security and peace of mind.
- Living room (5.3m x 3.2m) has double doors which open up to the front garden.
- Kitchen (3.2m x 1.8m) has matching wall and base units and contrasting worktops. Electric cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine included.
- Bedroom (3.2m x 2.9m) has a fitted wardrobe with windows which overlook the garden.
- Bathroom (1.9m x 1.7m) has a bath with an overhead shower, heated towel rail, wash hand basin and WC.
- Gas central heating.
- Vinyl is fitted through the whole flat.
- Well maintained communal gardens.
- Off-street parking.

- Costs -
PRICE - £140,000*
SERVICE CHARGE - approx £525.93pq**
*This represents a 70% share of the full open market value of £200,000
**This includes: management charge, service charge, building insurance charge, sinking fund and building fund. Rent and service charges are reviewed annually.

- General Information -
Tenure: Leasehold
Lease: 99 years Surrender and Regrant
Approximate internal area: 44 sq. m.
Local Authority: London Borough of Barnet
Council Tax Band: B
EPC Rating: 73 (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.
A 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:
14 October 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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