The Hailes was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 49 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a House Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the bathroom. The development includes a beautiful Homeowners' lounge with various social activities and weekly coffee mornings should you wish to join in. The garden room leads out to the courtyard with seating area and attractive landscaped gardens to enjoy. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply). A car parking permit scheme applies and the current fee is £250 per annum, check with the House Manager for availability.
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirements of 60 years. For a couple, one person must be a minimum of 60 years.
The Hailes is located in Haddington, 20 miles east of Edinburgh in the beautiful county of East Lothian, Haddington is a charming former market town with lots to offer. Once the fourth biggest town in Scotland, Haddington is now a cultural hub steeped in history and definitely worth exploring, with several famous landmarks and other places of interest right on your doorstep. Homeowners at The Hailes can enjoy access to a wide range of amenities, including a leisure centre, rugby, bowling and golf clubs as well as many shops, cafes and restaurants. In the wider area, East Lothian is home to an abundance of stately homes, museums, galleries and beautiful outdoor spaces so there is something to suit all interests. East Lothian also has a beautiful coastline, dotted with fishing villages and spectacular beaches for lovely walks and fresh air. Living in this cosy little town will let our Homeowners relax in a rural setting while not being too far away from the city. Haddington has strong transport links into Edinburgh city centre via regular buses, and also to the surrounding towns and area. For those with access to a car, Haddington conveniently sits just off the A1, the longest road in the UK that connects Edinburgh with London, being in perfect position for trips away.
Superb ground floor one bed apartment located to the front of the development on a corner position with patio area.
Welcoming entrance hall with generous storage/airing cupboard. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system and 24 hour Tunstall emergency pull cord system. Doors lead to the bedroom, living room and Shower Room.
Bright and spacious lounge with double aspect and French door with access to the patio area. Fitted carpet, two ceiling lights, TV and telephone point and ample raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen with linoleum floor covering. Stainless steel sink with mono block lever tap. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood and fitted integrated fridge, freezer and under pelmet lighting.
Good sized double bedroom benefiting from a walk-in wardrobe, ceiling lights, TV and phone point.
Partially tiled and fitted with suite comprising of walk-in shower enclosure, WC, vanity unit with sink and illuminated mirror above.
• Cleaning of communal windows
• 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, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.
Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is currently £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.