Brooklands Court was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 48 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. 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 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).
Brooklands Court is situated in Long Eaton which boasts all the amenities expected of a modern town with two major supermarkets and a wide range of national and independent retailers. Sitting on the banks of the Erewash Canal and close to the River Trent, Brooklands Court boasts an enviable location in the heart of Long Eaton. Amenities include a golf course and a leisure centre, whilst West Park offers more sedate execise for homeowners. Long Eaton's excellent communication links means the cities of Derby, Nottingham and Leicester are all within easy reach. The town is served by the Midland Main Line and homeowners of Brooklands Court will also be able to take advantage of an excellent bus service, which provides regular routes to local cities, towns and villages. A bus stop is located less than 250 yards from the development. Situated less than one mile from the town centre, Brooklands Court is siutated to offer the very best in retirement living.
Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system, illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom are all situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Doors lead to the living room, bedroom and bathroom.
Spacious west facing lounge enjoying views over Erewash Canal and the communal gardens. There is a wall mounted feature electric fire with wood surround which acts as an attractive focal point. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets and a wall mounted electric heater. Partially glazed double doors lead into the separate kitchen.
Fitted kitchen with a range of wood effect modern wall and base level units and drawers with a granite effect roll top work surface. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mono lever tap double glazed window overlooking the Erewash Canal. Raised level oven, ceramic hob with cooker hood over and integral fridge freezer. Tiled splash backs, under-counter lighting, ceiling light and vinyl flooring.
Spacious double bedroom facing west and, once again, enjoying views over Erewash Canal. Fitted mirror fronted double wardrobe, radiator-style electric heater, ceiling lights, TV and phone point.
Fitted with suite comprising of shower cubicle with sliding glass screen, adjustable shower head and hand rail. WC, vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above. Shaving point, electric heater, 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, 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.
Lease Length: 125 years from 2009
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.