The desirable location of Shirley, Solihull boasts an array of leisure and retail facilities. Food lovers are spoilt for choice – from fine dining restaurants through to several cafés and bars all within close proximity. For shopping, the Parkgate development offers many popular retail names, as well as Shirley high street itself being home to a generous variety of independent outlets. Shirley also offers various large supermarkets such as Waitrose, Asda, Sainsburys and Tesco. Dove Tree Court is part of McCarthy & Stones Retirement Living range, and has a dedicated House Manager on site during the day to take care of things and make you feel at home. There's no need to worry about the burden of maintenance costs as the service charge covers the cost of all communal maintenance, gardening and landscaping, external window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates and security systems. The apartments boast underfloor heating, telephone points and Sky connection points. All energy costs of the homeowners lounge and other communal areas are also covered in the service charge. For your peace of mind the development has CCTV door entry and 24-hour emergency call systems, should you require assistance. The Homeowners' lounge provides a great space to socialise with friends and family. If your guests have travelled from afar, they can extend their stay by booking into the development Guest Suite (usually for a fee of £25 per night - subject to availability) which has an en-suite shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or of age or over.
Solid wooden front door with key hole and letter box. Wall mounted emergency speech module. Door to storage cupboard. All other doors leading to the bedroom, shower room and living room.
The living room benefits from a large double glazed window and double glazed patio door which opens out on to a small patio area. Feature fire place. TV and telephone points. A range of power sockets. Ceiling light fitting. Partially glazed door leading on to a separate kitchen.
This modern fitted kitchen comprises of a good range of wall and base units incorporating integrated fridge and freezer. A built in mid level side opening oven with alcove above. Four ringed induction hob with chrome extractor hood and matching splash back. Stainless steel sink unit. Tiled floor.
This double bedroom has a double glazed patio door which opens out on to a small patio area. TV and telephone point. A range of power sockets. Door leading to the walk in wardrobe.
This shower room is fully tiled and has a level access walk in shower, fitted with a glass screen. Vanity unit wash hand basin with storage beneath and a fitted mirror above. WC. Emergency pull-cord.
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.
•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
•WIFI in the homeowners lounge
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager for further information.
Annual fee - £425
125 years from the 1st June 2013.