Algar Court,

Algar Court, Penn Road, Wolverhampton

property description


Algar Court

Located in the metropolitan area of Wolverhampton, this modern retirement living development built by McCarthy & Stone offers a collection of 17 one bedroom apartments, and 21 two bedroom apartments exclusively designed for those over the age of 60. Local travel services give access to many surrounding areas of interest including Tettenhall, Walsall, Birmingham, Dudley, and West Bromwich.

This development has plenty of local amenities located right on your doorstep. Algar Court has been designed and constructed for modern living. The apartments boast underfloor heating throughout, Sky/Sky+ connection points in living rooms and walk in wardrobes. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of the running of the development. There's no need to worry about the burden of maintenance costs as the service charge covers the cost of all external maintenance, gardening and landscaping, external window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates and security systems. 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 camera 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). It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the entrance hall. The 24-hour Tunstall emergency response system is wall mounted within the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard, housing the boiler and washer/dryer machine. Ceiling light point, smoke detector, security door entry system with intercom. Doors lead to the living room, both bedrooms and shower room.

Living Room

A bright and airy living room which boasts a balcony overlooking the landscaped gardens. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling lights. Raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed door lead into the separate kitchen.


Modern fitted kitchen with tiled floor. Stainless steel sink with lever tap sits beneath a large double glazed window fitted with blind, overlooking the landscaped gardens. Built-in oven and room above for a microwave. Ceramic hob and extractor hood. Integrated fridge/freezer and under unit lighting. Electrical and plumbing connections are in place for the installation of a dishwasher if required.

Master Bedroom

This large double bedroom is currently used as a second reception room, however, it offers ample space to be a generous sized master bedroom. The room overlooks the gardens. Featuring a walk-in wardrobe as well as having a door to the en-suite bathroom and double doors to a Juliet-style balcony. Ceiling lights. Power, TV and phone points.

En-suite Bathroom

Modern fully tiled bathroom with suite comprising bath with shower over, low level flush WC and vanity unit with inset sink and mirror above. Heated towel radiator.

Bedroom Two

This good sized second double bedroom offers ample space for additional bedroom furniture/storage. Ceiling lights. Power, TV and phone points. Double glazed window.

Shower Room

Fully tiled room with modern suite comprising shower cubicle with grab rail, low level flush WC and wall mounted sink with mirror above. Heated towel radiator.


Carpets, curtains, blinds, and light fittings are included within the sale.

Council Tax Band

The Council Tax band for this apartment is Band D

Service Charge (breakdown)

•External cleaning of all windows and internal cleaning of windows within communal areas
•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 costs such as Council Tax, electricity, and TV licence which are specific to individual apartments. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Parking Permit Scheme (subject to availability)

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

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £495

Lease Length

999 years from 1st June 2015


  • House Manager
  • Homeowners' lounge
  • Laundry room
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Lift to all floors
  • 24-Hours emergency call system
  • Camera entry system
  • Fire detection equipment
  • Intruder alarm
  • To view please telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Andy Smith, Property Consultant - West Midlands region

Andy Smith

0345 556 4120