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 chemist, local butchers shop, newsagents, convenience store, bakery and post office with a greater selection of shops, cafes, delicatessens and hairdressers in Huddersfield centre just 2 miles away. The Manor House, located behind Sykes Court, is locally renowned for it's food and accommodation. The development is well served by public transport with regular buses into Huddersfield and Halifax from where a far wider variety of destinations can be reached by both bus and rail.
Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.
Bright and airy south facing lounge with views overlooking communal gardens. There is ample space for dining and a feature electric fire with surround which acts as an attractive focal point. TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, wall mounted electric heater and raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.
Partially tiled fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level units and drawers with granite effect work surface over with inset stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer with a UPVC double glazed window above enjoying views across the development. Waist level oven, ceramic hob with cooker hood over and an integral fridge and freezer.
South facing double bedroom with full length window with views across the communal gardens. There is a built in mirror fronted wardrobe, ceiling lights, raised power points and a TV and phone point.
Fully tiled walls and fitted with suite comprising a large shower unit with shower above and shower boarded walls and glass shower screen. WC, vanity unit with inset sink and mirror above. electric heated towel rail and emergency pull cord.
• 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. 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 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.
Lease Length: 125 years from 2009
Ground rent: £425
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Resales