Booth Court,

Booth Court, Handford Road, Ipswich, IP1 2GD

property description


Booth Court

The development overlooks the Alderman Canal and Alderman Road Recreation Ground and Nature Reserve, providing a variety of walks on the doorstep. Booth Court is one of McCarthy & Stones Retirement Living PLUS range and is facilitated to provide it's homeowners' with extra care. 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 hours 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 - these are provided by the onsite CQC registered care agency.

The development has a homeowners' lounge for socialising with friends and family and, for your convenience, an onsite restaurant with freshly cooked meals provided everyday. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 70 years or of age or over.

Apartment Overview

This beautifully presented ground floor apartment is conveniently located close to the Home Owner's communal lounge and dining room. The spacious living room has ample room for a dining table next to a full height window. The fire place provides an excellent focal point. The spacious second bedroom would be perfect for use as an office or dining room.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall with doors leading to the living room, bathroom, bedrooms and storage/airirng cupboard. The 24 hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system, apartment security door entry system with intercom and smoke detector are situated in the hallway..

Living Room

Bright and spacious living room benefitting from a large full height double glazed window. Feature electric fire with surround. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling light points. Part glazed door leading to separate kitchen.


Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units with roll top work surface and tiling over. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap sits below the double glazed, auto-opening window. Induction hob with extractor hood above. Integrated fridge and freezer, space for a washing machine. Built in electric oven with space above for a microwave. Ceiling spotlights and ceramic floor tiling.

Master Bedroom

Full height, double glazed window. Large walk-in wardrobe providing plenty of built in shelving and hanging rails. TV and telephone point. Emergency pull-cord.Fitted carpets and ceiling light.

Bedroom Two

Spacious bedroom which could be used as an office or dining room. Two ceiling lights, fitted carpets.


Fully tiled and fitted suite comprising of a bath and a separate walk in level access shower with support rails and curtain. Vanity unit with inset wash hand basin with mirror over. WC. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Emergency pull-cord. Ceiling spotlights, slip resistant flooring

Service Charge

• 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 House 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 House Manager.

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £435

Lease Information

125 years from 1st Jan 2013

Car Parking

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.

Property Consultant

Georgia Brown, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Georgia Brown

0345 556 4120