Cheswick Court

Cheswick Court, Long Down Avenue, Bristol

property description



Located on the second floor of this fantastic development and with a lovely South Westerly aspect. This spacious two bed apartment offers very comfortable accommodation for beneficial retirement living. A welcoming living room leads to the sheltered balcony with a pleasant outlook over the surrounding rooftops. There is a well fitted kitchen with a host of integrated appliances, The super master bedroom has a wetroom ensuite, there is a good size second bedroom and a modern shower room. There are two lifts serving all floor and the superb facilities of Cheswick Court.

Constructed in 2016 to a contemporary style by multiple award-winning retirement home specialists McCarthy and Stone and occupying a very convenient position close to shops and bus routes Cheswick Court provides a fantastic lifestyle living opportunity for the over 60’s. A ‘retirement living’ development designed for independent living with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our house manager who oversee’s the smooth running of the development. All apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and sophisticated intercom system providing both a visual and verbal link to the main development entrance. There is also the excellent guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge of £25 per night applies.

It’s so easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Cheswick court; there is an friendly social scene at the development with plenty of activities to choose from including; fitness classes, coffee mornings, games and quiz nights, themed events and occasional organised trips to the theatre, coast and country. Whilst there is something for everyone, home owners can be as involved or remain as private as they wish. The development enjoys excellent communal facilities including a super homeowners lounge, scooter store and very pleasant landscaped gardens. There is gated parking (available by annual permit) and a guest suite for visiting family and friends for which there is a modest nightly charge of £25.

Entrance Hall

With a solid oak-veneered entrance door with spy-hole, security intercom system that provides both a visual (via the home-owners TV) and verbal link to the main development entrance door. Emergency pull cord, walk-in utility cupboard with light, shelving, automatic washer/dryer, Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water and concealed Vent Axia system further shallow cupboard with meters. attractive glazed panelled door to living room.

Sitting Room

A cheerful and welcoming room with a double-glazed french door and Side panel opening onto the balcony from which lovely South Westerly views over the rooftops of Bristol are enjoyed. Focal point fireplace with inset electric fire. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.


A covered balcony with a South-Westerly aspect benifitting from the best of any sunny days and providing the perfect place to relax and take in the pleasant elevated outlook over the surrounding area.


With a double-glazed window, excellent range of contemporary soft-cream gloss units with contrasting laminate worktops and matching up-stands incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Integrated appliances comprise; a Bosch four-ringed hob with modern glass splash-panel stainless and steel chimney extractor hood, Bosch waist-level oven, concealed fridge and freezer. Ceiling spot light fitting, and tiled floor.

Master Bedroom

A lovely well-proportioned double bedroom. with a full height double glazed window. Walk-in wardrobe with auto-light, hanging rails and shelving and door to en-suite wetroom.

En-Suite Wetroom

Modern white suite comprising; back-to-the wall WC with concealed cistern, vanity wash-hand basin with under sink cupboards and mirror with integrated light over, walk-in level access shower with both raindrop and traditional shower attachments. Emergency pull cord, ladder radiator/towel rail, ceiling spot light fitting. Extensively tiled walls, fully tiled floor,

Second Bedroom

A further double bedroom with a double-glazed window and pleasant outlook

Shower Room/WC

Modern white suite comprising; back-to-the wall WC with concealed cistern, vanity wash-hand basin with under sink cupboards and mirror with integrated light over, and separate corner shower enclosure with a glazed surround. Emergency pull cord, ladder radiator/towel rail, ceiling spot light fitting. Extensively tiled walls, fully tiled floor,


There are lovely communal landscaped gardens on two sides. Car parking is available with a yearly permit at a charge of around £250 per annum. In addition to the excellent underfloor heating there is an economic heat recovery (heat exchange) system utilising the hot air generated within the property and recirculating this back into the principle rooms.

Service Charge (breakdown)

• 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- £495


999 years from 1st June 2016.


  • Stunning 3rd Floor apartment
  • Welcoming Sitting Room with balcony
  • Master bed with ensuite
  • Good-sized second bedroom
  • Panoramic views
  • House Manager provides peace-of-mind
  • 24-Hour emergency call system
  • Secure camera entry system
  • Homeowners lounge
  • Beautiful Landscaped gardens

Property Consultant

Brett Hughes, Property Consultant - Midlands

Brett Hughes

01202 362491