Alder House

Alder House, Leighswood Road, Aldridge, Walsall

property description


Alder House

Alder House offers easy access into the bustling heart of Aldridge ‘village’. The town offers a generous selection of national stores and independent retailers, with a good selection of eateries, as well a butcher, post office, delicatessen and cafes. A major supermarket, medical centre and pharmacy are also just half a mile away. Whilst you have everything you need for day to day living on your doorstep. Alder House was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 35 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a House Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the bathroom. The apartment features a fully fitted kitchen, spacious lounge, bedroom and separate shower room. The development includes a Homeowners' lounge and landscaped gardens. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply). A car parking - permit scheme applies, check with the House Manager for availability. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.

Entrance Hall

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 bedrooms, living room and bathroom.

Living Room

Spacious lounge benefiting from a French door leading to patio area. Feature fire with inset electric fire. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.


Fully fitted kitchen with tiled floor. White gloss floor and wall units with under pelmet lighting. Stainless steel sink with mono block lever tap and window over. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood. Integrated fridge/freezer.


Double bedroom with door off to a walk in wardrobe with shelving and rails providing quality storage. Ceiling light, Double glazed window.

Shower Room

Luxury shower room with fitted suite comprising of a walk in shower unit low level WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror cabinet above. Heated towel rail.

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 please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking (Permit Scheme)subject to availability

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.

Ground Rent



999 years from 2017


  • Homeowners' lounge
  • Guest suite
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Lift to all floors
  • Mobility scooter charging point
  • 24-hour emergency call system
  • Fire detection equipment
  • Intruder alarm & smoke detector
  • Video door entry systems
  • To view please telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Brett Hughes, Property Consultant - Midlands

Brett Hughes

01202 362491