Tantallon Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living and was completed mid 2017. The development consists of 41 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a House Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the bathroom. The development includes a beautiful Homeowners' lounge and attractive landscaped gardens. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply). A car parking permit scheme applies and the charge is currently £250 per annum, check with the House Manager for availability.
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirements of 60 years. For a couple one person must meet the minimum requirement of 60 years.
Tantallon Court is situated in North Berwick an affluent coastal town and former Royal Burgh in East Lothian, popular due to its two sandy bays, attractive mix of shopping and restaurants, and stunning views over the Firth of Forth. The town has a rich and extensive history, with many historical sites dotted around including Tantallon Castle, the 12th century harbour which is still in operation, and a host of listed buildings. Homeowners at Tantallon Court can enjoy a wide range of leisure facilities including a bowling club, swimming pool, golf club and leisure centre, all within a couple miles of the development. For those that like to get out and explore, East Lothian has an abundance of stately homes and places of interest to visit, as well as some of the finest walks in Scotland. North Berwick is also home to Scotland’s only seabird centre, allowing nature enthusiasts the opportunity to learn more about the local wildlife. Our beautiful development is located on Heugh Road, with a nearby bus stop allowing frequent buses into the bustling town centre. North Berwick is extremely well connected to the wider area by public transport, with frequent buses and hourly trains into the centre of Edinburgh and surrounding towns and villages.
Larger configuration one bedroom apartment situated on the 2nd floor overlooking the rear courtyard with open outlook. The apartment consists of: inner hall, lounge, stylish fitted kitchen, double bedroom with dressing area. The shower room completes the accommodation.
Welcoming entrance hall with a generous walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard which also houses the main electric supply and alarm system. There are Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system located in the hall. Doors lead to the bedroom, living room and shower room.
Generous lounge with dining recess benefiting French doors fitted with perfect fit blinds and a Juliet balcony overlooking the rear courtyard with open outlook. The lounge with neutral decor is well appointed with attractive light fittings, TV/Sky satellite and telephone points, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.
Stylish fully fitted kitchen with tiled floor, stainless steel sink with mono block lever tap, built-in oven, induction hob and extractor hood. There is an integrated fridge, freezer and washer dryer. Under pelmet lighting and fitted blind.
Good sized double bedroom benefiting from a dressing area which could also be utilised as an office/creative space. There is also a walk-in wardrobe, ceiling lights, TV/ Sky satellite and telephone point.
Contemporary shower room tiled and fitted with suite comprising of a walk-in shower, WC, vanity unit with sink and illuminated mirror with shaver/electric toothbrush socket.
Blinds fitted to French Doors and all windows, light fittings and carpets.
• 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, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.
Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is currently £250 per annum. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.