Beautifully maintained and presented with a really comfortable and welcoming ambiance this is a super first floor apartment located just a short walk from the lift service to all floors and in particular the outstanding facilities of Somers Brook Court. Providing roomy one bedroom accommodation the apartment has a spacious living room with a pleasant balcony, a well fitted kitchen complete with integrated appliances and a modern bathroom with both bath and a level access shower.
Constructed in early 2014 by award-winning retirement home specialists McCarthy and Stone, Somers Brook Court is a ‘Retirement Living Plus’ development providing a lifestyle living opportunity for the over 70’S and designed for independent living with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our excellent Estate Manager and Staff who oversee the smooth running of the development. The property enjoys excellent communal facilities including a homeowner’s lounge, laundry, scooter store and landscaped gardens. Homeowners also benefit from an hour of domestic assistance each week and there are extensive domestic and care packages available to suit individual needs and budgets. A particular benefit appreciated by our Home owners is the affordable and fantastic restaurant with a quality and varied daily table-service lunch. All apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and sophisticated intercom system providing both a visual and verbal link to the main development entrance. There is also the excellent guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge of £25 per night applies, parking is by annual permit for which there may be a waiting list.
It’s so easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Somers Brook Court; there are always plenty of regular activities to choose from including; exercise classes, coffee mornings, film nights, monthly bingo, beetle drive and cheese and wine evenings, a memory group, and numerous guest speakers. Whilst there is something for everyone there is certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can be as involved or remain as private as they wish.
Somers Brook Court is within 850 metres of the High Street of this, the historic capital Town of the Island, and as such is very conveniently placed for day to day amenities. In addition, a Sainsbury’s supermarket is just a few minutes walking distance.
With a solid Oak-veneered entrance door with spy-hole, security intercom system that provides both a visual (via the home-owners TV) and verbal link to the main development entrance door. Emergency pull cord, walk-in store/airing cupboard with light, shelving, Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water, and the ‘Vent Axia’ unit. A glazed panelled door leads to the Living room.
An warm, bright and welcoming room courtesy of the triple-glazed French door and side-panel which opens onto a pleasant balcony. Focal point fireplace with inset electric fire. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.
A good-sized balcony proving that all-important outdoor space with space for a ‘Bistro’ styled table and chairs and a place to watch the word go by on Foxes Road below.
With an electrically operated triple-glazed window with a pleasant outlook. Excellent range of ‘Maple effect’ units with contrasting laminate worktops incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Integrated appliances comprise; a four-ringed ceramic hob with a stainless-steel chimney extractor hood over, waist-level oven, and concealed fridge and freezer. Extensively tiled splash-backs, fully tiled floor, ceiling spot light fitting.
A well-proportioned double bedroom extending into a recessed area. Triple-glazed picture window, built-in wardrobe with hanging rail, shelving and mirror-fronted sliding doors.
Modern white suite comprising; a close-coupled WC, vanity wash-hand basin with cupboard unit below and worktop over with mirror, strip light and shaver point, panelled bath and a separate walk-in level access shower. Electric heated towel rail, emergency pull cord and ceiling spot light. Fully tiled walls and wet room styled vinyl flooring.
Lease 125 Years from 2013
Ground rent £435