Windsor House was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 64 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 70s. There is an Estates Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the entrance hall and bathroom.
The apartment features a fully fitted kitchen, lounge, bedroom and bathroom. The development includes a table service restaurant, Homeowners' lounge and landscaped gardens. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply). A car parking – permit scheme applies, check with the Estates Manager for availability.
Windsor House is situated in Sheffield a cosmopolitan city with a thriving shopping centre, a wealth of visitor attractions, and was once known for its global reputation as the pioneering city behind the advancements in the steel industry. Located in the sought after suburb of Millhouses, Windsor House is set back off Abbeydale Road in landscaped grounds surrounded by trees.
It is a condition of purchase that all residents must meet the age requirements of 70 years.
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. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.
Spacious south facing lounge benefiting from a Juliet balcony with aspect towards the front of the development. There is ample room for dining and an electric fire with surround which acts as an attractive focal point. TV, telephone points and Sky/Sky+ connection point, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets. Camera entry system for use with a standard TV which connects with the main door panel enabling you to see who you are letting in! Partially glazed door lead onto a separate kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level units, drawers and work surfaces. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap, drainer and window above. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood and fitted integrated fridge/freezer and under pelmet lighting.
South facing double bedroom with window towards the front of the development. Built in mirror fronted wardrobe. TV, telephone points, ceiling light, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of bath and walk-in shower, WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above.
• 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, to find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or Estate Manager.
Domestic assistance (one hour per week included in service charge, additional hours by arrangement)
Parking is by allocated space 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.
125 years from 2013.