- Updated On:
- October 17, 2021
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bathrooms
A MODERN FIRST FLOOR FLAT IN SHELTERED ACCOMMODATION IN A POPULAR RESIDENTIAL AREA ADJOINING VICTORIA PARK ON THE EDGE OF THE CITY CENTRE
DESCRIPTION: The property was originally constructed in the 1980’s and is a purpose built first floor two bedroomed apartment within the development of some twenty two flats, originally constructed by Life Care international and now managed Retirement Lease Housing Association. There is a scheme manager on call during the week and at other times calls are transferred to a control centre. The remaining accommodation includes a communal entrance hall with lift and stairs to the upper floors and within the apartment a ‘L’ shaped entrance hall, modernised shower room, modernised kitchen and living. The heating system has been upgraded to Fisher electric radiators to most rooms and the property is double glazed.
Outside there are communal gardens and parking for residents and visitors. Victoria Court therefore provides a secure and supportive environment for the retired where there is a minimum age limit of 55 years.
SITUATION: The flat is pleasantly situated in a popular residential area which lies on the edge of the city centre. There is a bus stop immediately outside Victoria Court and there is also a general store post office nearby, as is Victoria Park. The city centre is approximately half a mile away where there is fine range of educational, recreational leisure and shopping facilities, a twice weekly market and the city also has a mainline railway station serving London Waterloo.
COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALL: Staircase and lift to first floor, front door to:
HALLWAY: Entry phone, Piper central alarm, three wall lights, electric heater, deep shelved airing cupboard with insulated hot water cylinder and immersion.
SITTING ROOM: 14.88m x 297m (6′ 0" x 974′ 4") With four wall light points, electric heater, telephone and television aerial point.
KITCHEN: 3.20m x 1.00m (10′ 5" x 3′ 3") This has been refitted in recent years with laminate worksurfaces with base cupboards and drawers beneath with matching wall cupboards over, integral fridge/freezer, Lamona four ring electric hob, split level oven, base with plumbing for washer/dryer and electric panel heater.
BEDROOM 1: 3.58m x 2.97m (11′ 8" x 9′ 8") At the side of the property and with two wall light points and electric heater.
BEDROOM 2: 2.97m x 2.97m (9′ 8" x 9′ 8") At the rear of the property with electric heater.
SHOWER ROOM: All refitted by our clients. This has a tiled and screen walk-in mains fed shower, separate vanity units with integral wash hand basin and low level WC and vanity cupboard above, Dimplex wall heater, extractor fan and shaving light.
OUTSIDE: To the rear of the property there is a landscaped communal garden which incorporates, lawns, flower borders, shrubs and trees. There is also a parking area which is for the residents and guests.
SERVICES: Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property.
COUNCIL TAX BAND: C £1,873.56
TENURE: Leasehold (63 years remaining)