North Bay Court was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 36 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of things and make you feel at home. 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.
North Bay Court is situated in Scarborough, one of the North East's most popular coastal resorts, boasting golden beaches as well as a wealth of attractions and year round events. Known to many as the "Queen of the Yorkshire Coast", Scarborough caters for all ages and visitors and residents alike. The North Bay area of Scarborough is a mainly residential part of town which also has a selection of guest houses and small hotels and is less developed than South Bay. It is considered by many to be more natural and peaceful, yet still offers a great selection of attractions including the Sealife Centre with a range of marine life in the indoor and outdoor exhibits, the Oriental themes Peasholm Park with its natural ravine, boating lake and vast wealth of trees and flowers and the Scarborough Open Air Theatre; which has played host to many international performers including Elton John and Jose Carreras.
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.
A spacious south west facing lounge benefiting from a glazed door to Juliet balcony, enabling plenty of natural light to flood in. There is a feature electric fire with stone effect surround which creates an attractive focal point to the room. There's also ample space for dining. TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. A partially glazed door leads into the separate Kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern cream gloss low and eye level units and drawers with under pelmet lighting. Marble effect worktop with inset Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer and window above. Integral units include a waist-height oven, hob and extractor hood over, fridge/freezer. Space for a freestanding washing machine. Tiled flooring and and ceiling spot lights.
A beautifully bright and spacious double bedroom with two full length windows facing south west, built in mirror fronted wardrobes with sliding door. TV and telephone points. Ceiling light, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising with a double walk in shower with pivoting glass screen and hand rail. WC, vanity unit with inset sink, mirror and overhead light unit above. Heated electric towel rail, extractor fan 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 £250 per annum, 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 2013
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services