Ravenshaw Court

Ravenshaw Court, 73 Four Ashes Road, Bentley Heath, Solihull

property description


Ravenshaw Court

Situated within the leafy village of Bentley Heath, Ravenshaw Court is a stunning development of 51 one and two bedroom apartments, thoughtfully designed exclusively for the over 70s. Bentley Heath has plenty of green spaces on offer as well as stunning views across the Warwickshire countryside, yet is also in a convenient location for your local amenities with Dorridge village centre less than a mile away, providing a supermarket, convenience store, GP surgery and retailers.Exclusive features available at Ravenshaw Court include a stylish homeowners' lounge where you can spend time with friends and family, a table-service restaurant serving hot lunches daily and secluded gardens maintained for you all year round. With qualified staff on-site 24 hours a day, a 24-hour emergency call system and camera entry system in each apartment, you can rest-assured in your new home. Public transport links are also strong in the area with Dorridge train station offering connection to Solihull in just 8 minutes, Warwick in 15 minutes and Stratford-upon-Avon in 30 minutes. The local bus service operates every half an hour to Dorridge, Knowle, Henley-in-Arden, Stratford-upon-Avon, Solihull and Birmingham - all from bus stops less than 300m from Ravenshaw Court. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 70 years or of age or over.

Entrance Hall

A solid oak door with spy hole and letter box. Ceiling light fitting. Security door entry speech module and emergency intercom. Walk in storage cupboard.

Living Room

Two ceiling light fittings. Sky+ TV point (subtraction fees may apply) and telephone point. Power points. Large patio door, with two double glazed windows either side, leading to a small patio. Part tiled wooden door leads on to the Kitchen


Modern fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base storage units. Fitted roll edge work surfaces with tiled splash back. Integrated fridge/freezer. Four ringed ceramic hob with chrome extractor hood above. Easy access oven. A stainless steel sink unit sits beneath a double glazed window.


Built in mirror fronted wardrobe. Ceiling light fitting. TV and telephone point. Double glazed winnow.

Wet Room

A fully tiled wet room comprising of a low level bath with grab rails. Fitted shower unit with grab rails and shower curtain. Wall mounted WC with concealed cistern. Vanity unit wash hand basin with fitted mirror and light above. Emergency pull-cord.

Parking Permit Scheme (subject to availability)

The fee is usually £250 per annum, but may vary by development. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.

Service Charge (breakdown)

• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, but does include the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, our 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Service charge: £7,258.08 p.a (for financial year end 30/09/2022).

Lease Length

125 years from 1st June 2015

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £435


  • Estates Manager
  • 24-hour on-site staffing
  • Secure camera entry system
  • 24-hour emergency call systems
  • On-site Restaurant
  • Domestic assistance (one hour per week included in the service charge, additional hours by arrangement)
  • Personal care packages available from the CQC registered YourLife team
  • Homeowners' lounge & Landscaped gardens
  • Guest suite + Function room
  • To arrange an appointment to view telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Andy Smith, Property Consultant - West Midlands region

Andy Smith

0345 556 4120