Sykes Court was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of things and make you feel at home. 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 laundry room, 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.
Lindley itself is a quiet residential suburb of nearby Huddersfield. Sykes Court is situated just off one of Lindley's main streets and as a result conveniently placed for the local shops including a newsagents, convenience store, bakes and post office with a greater selection of shops in Huddersfield centre just 2 miles away. The development is well served by public transport with regular buses into Huddersfield from where a far wider variety of destinations can be reached by both bus and rail.
Your front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall where there are illuminated light switches, a smoke detector, the apartment's security door entry system and the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system are all situated in the hall. There is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard and further doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.
This delightful living area benefits from double opening doors opening out to a Juliet balcony overlooking the development. There is ample space for dining and has a feature electric fire and stone effect surround and wall mounted electric heater. There are TV and telephone points and a Sky/Sky+ connection point. Two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed doors lead onto the separate kitchen.
Partially tiled fitted kitchen with a range of low and eye level units and drawers with a granite effect roll top work surface with inset stainless steel sink and drainer with mono lever tap and window above. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood over and integral fridge freezer.
Double bedroom with fitted, mirror fronted sliding wardrobes. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point, raised power sockets and wall mounted electric heater.
Tiled walls and carpeted flooring. Fitted with a walk-in shower cubicle with glass sliding doors, electric shower above and hand rail. 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
•Window Cleaning (outside only)
•24-hour emergency call system
•Upkeep of gardens and grounds
•Camera door-entry system
•Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
•Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.
Lease Length: 125 years from 2009
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Resales
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.