Lonsdale Park

Lonsdale Place, Barleythorpe Road, Oakham, Rutland

property description


Lonsdale Park

Lonsdale Park in Oakham was built in 2017/2018, and has a very lengthy Lease of 997 years. The complex is located close to the heart of this historic town, situated opposite picturesque parklands, the development boasts 43 apartments exclusively for those over 60s. Oakham is found in the county of Rutland, an area that was voted as the ‘best rural place to live in Britain’ by the Daily Telegraph in 2015. With its array of green parks and fields, great shopping and restaurant scene, and beautiful historic architecture, it’s easy to see why this pretty traditional market town is the place to be. The apartments are all equipped with energy efficient heating and raised height electrical sockets. Homeowners can enjoy everything the development has to offer, including the private homeowners’ lounge, landscaped gardens, and on-site car park, while visiting family and friends are more than welcome to stay over in the guest suite. For complete peace of mind, the development is completely secure, with intruder alarms, a camera entry system and fire detection equipment. There is also a 24-hour emergency call system and a House Manager on duty for any concerns. Mobility is never an issue, with lifts to take you to all floors. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years of age or over.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Smoke detector, security door entry system with intercom.. Doors lead to the kitchen, bedroom, living room and shower room.

Living Room

A well-proportioned living room with patio doors leading to a small patio. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, electric power sockets. Part glazed doors leading into a separate kitchen.


Modern fitted kitchen with a range of low and eye level units, drawers, and cupboards. UPVC double glazed window. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood, integrated dishwasher and integral fridge/freezer.


Double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe housing rails and shelving. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point.

Shower Room

Modern fitted suite with large shower cubicle. WC. Wash hand basin. Heated towel rail.

Service Charge

•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.

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £425

Lease Length

999 years from 1st June 2017


  • Stunning Retirement Apartment - Priced for a quick sale.
  • Homeowners Lounge
  • House Manager
  • Guest suite
  • Lifts to all floors
  • Lounge Wi-Fi access
  • Pets allowed
  • 24hr Emergency call monitoring
  • Camera entry system
  • Intruder alarm

Property Consultant

Brett Hughes, Property Consultant - Midlands

Brett Hughes

01202 362491