Lawn Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for modern retirement living. The development consists of 28 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. The apartments boast Sky/Sky+ connection points in living rooms, fitted wardrobes in main bedroom and security door entry systems. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of things and make you feel at home as well as 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the entrance hall and bathroom. 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.
Lawn Court is situated in Harwood, a lively community to the North/North East of Bolton, bordering Bury and the West Pennine Moors. Once part of the historic County of Lancashire, today Harwood is mostly residential with a good range of local amenities. Lawn Court is a short bus ride away from Bolton town centre and there is a Ring & Ride service provided by Greater Manchester Transport which provides a door-to-door minibus service. Open countryside of the West Pennine Moors and close by Longsight Park provide opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. A fantastically kept bowling green is also in the vicinity - offering the chance to enjoy a traditional sport in beautiful surroundings.
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/utility room, which is plumbed for a washer / dryer. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the bedroom, living room and bathroom.
A larger than average spacious lounge benefiting from French style door to Juliet balcony. and upvc window, giving the lounge a light and airy feeling. Useful stroage / utility cupboard. There are ample raised electric sockets, TV and telephone points. Partially double glazed door leads onto a separate kitchen.
Fully tiled and fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level units and drawers with a roll top work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood and integral fridge freezer. UPVC double glazed window.
Double bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe housing rails and shelving. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point.
Tiled and fitted with suite comprising of level access shower, Low level WC and vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above. Shaving point, electric heater, heated towel rail and extractor fan.
• 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, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. 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.
999 years from 2016