Glenhills Court

Glenhills Court, Little Glen Road, Glen Parva, Leicester

property description


Glenhills Court

Glenhills Court is located beside the Grand Union Canal in Glen Parva, just four miles from Leicester city centre. This fine collection of age-exclusive apartments is a must-see for those seeking retirement living in Leicestershire; the complex includes one and two bedroom properties, which are spacious, stylish, and offer the benefits of Retirement Living PLUS. Each apartment in Glenhills Court includes a large bedroom, spacious living area and high quality kitchen and bathroom. All windows feature double glazing, perfect for those select apartments that also benefit from beautiful canal views. An Estates Manager is on hand to manage the day to day running of the development and attend to any queries you may have. Within the service charge homeowners are allocated 1 hour of domestic assistance per week, however, additional hours can be arranged by prior appointment. There are a range of personal care packages to suit your requirements - provided by the Your Life Care & Management team. In addition to the 1 hour domestic assistance included in your service charge, there are an assortment of bespoke packages on offer to suit the individual needs of each homeowner. These comprise; Domestic support, Ironing & Laundry, Shopping, Personal care, Medication, Companionship (please speak to the Property Consultant for further details and a break down of charges). The development has a great community of Homeowners with a Homeowners association who support each homeowner, annual events and day trips. For your reassurance the development has 24-Hour on-site staffing, secure camera entry systems and 24-Hour emergency call system provided by a personal pendant with static call points in bathrooms and main bedroom. Your home at Glenhills Court offers great comfort and security, allowing you to enjoy an independent and social retirement. Away from the privacy of your apartment, Glenhills Court features a selection of social areas, including the homeowners lounge and canal side gardens. There is also a fantastic restaurant serving meals every day of the year, complete with table service and a sun terrace for those warm summer evenings. When your friends and family wish to visit, they too can enjoy comfort and privacy in the guest suite, while extensive car parking facilities are ideal for permit holders. Homeowners of Glenhills Court enjoy peace of mind with the outstanding safety and security features, which include a 24-hour emergency call system, permanent staffing and domestic assistance. Lifts and wheelchair access also make the complex accessible to all. Glenhills Court enjoys a convenient location in Glen Parva, within easy reach of Leicester city centre. The complex sits on the Grand Union Canal, which provides pleasant waterside views as well as the perfect place for a morning stroll. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 70 years or of age or over.

Local Area & Apartment Information

Glen Parva is a peaceful suburb to the south of the city, conveniently situated to the M1 motorway. It is largely residential, with several small shops in its ‘Carvers Corner’, including a post office, chemist and newsagent. Nearby, you’ll find the large Fosse Shopping Park, which features over thirty high street stores. Glen Parva also benefits from a local park, library and memorial hall.
We are pleased to offer to the market this beautifully presented two bedroom apartment with a walk-out balcony. All curtains, blinds and light fittings are included. The hot water boiler has insurance that is valid until December 2019.

Entrance Hallway

Front door with spy hole leads to a spacious entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is located in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a large, walk-in storage/airing cupboard, illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord. Doors leading to the living room, bathroom and bedroom.

Living Room

The spacious living room with two large double window overlooking the development gardens and the adjacent canal. TV and telephone points. Sky/Sky+ conection point and two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, storage heater and raised electric sockets. Part glazed door leading to kitchen.


A modern fitted kitchen with a range of base and wall units. Fitted roll edge worktops and tiled splash back. Stainless steel sink unit with drainer and mixer tap. Built in electric oven. Integrated fridge/freezer. Ceramic hob with chrome extractor hood. Tiled floor.

Master Bedroom

A beautifully presented master bedroom with a large built in, mirror fronted, wardrobe. Large double glazed window. fitted with blinds and curtains. TV, telephone point and power points. Central ceiling light.

Wet Room

Purpose built wet room comprising; walk in shower with grab rails and glass screen; WC; Vanity storage unit with inset wash hand basin; Heated towel rail. Built in storage unit.

Second Bedroom

A good sized second double bedroom with double glazed window, currently being used as a second sitting room. Wall mounted heated towel rail. TV and power sockets.

Service Charge

• 1 Hour domestic assistance (per week)
•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 Estate 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 Estate Manager.

Service charge: £10,262.06 pa (for financial year ending 10/22)

Lease Information

125 Years from June 2015

Parking Permits

Parking permits are available subject to availibility at a cost of £250 per year. Speak to your Property Consultant or Estate Manager for more information.

Ground Rent

Annual Charge £510


  • Modern kitchen with built in appliances
  • Double bedroom with built in wardrobe
  • On-site restaurant & Landscaped gardens
  • Spacious apartment with canal side views
  • Communal lounge & Function room
  • Guest suite
  • 24-hour emergency response
  • Estate Management team

Property Consultant

Janet Robinson, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Janet Robinson

0345 556 4120