Mallory Court was purpose built for retirement living by McCarthy & Stone. The development consists of 33 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 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).
Mallory Court is situated in the enviable, historic market town of Skipton, known as 'The Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales'. A popular destination, the town has many attractions, places of interest, a selection of traditional and modern shops and a wide choice of eateries and weekly market. Mallory Court, overlooking the Leeds/Liverpool canal, is located close to the heart of Skipton and has excellent access to local transport links via bus stops on Broughton Road and the wider transport network via Skipton rail station, also on Broughton Road.
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. There are two storage cupboards; one being a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Further doors lead to the lounge, bedrooms and shower room .
Spacious, double aspect lounge with ample room for dining and views over the Eller Beck river. An electric fire with stone effect surround creates an attractive focal point to the room. There are TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets.
Fully fitted modern kitchen with high gloss cupboards and drawers and a wood effect worktop with a stainless steel sink and mono block lever tap. With built-in raised level oven, ceramic hob with splashback and extractor hood over and integrated fridge and freezer. There is a central ceiling light, under pelmet lighting and wood effect flooring.
A spacious double room with views over the Eller Beck river and a walk in wardrobe with hanging rails and shelving. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point and a door to the shower room.
Jack and Jill style shower room with doors to the main bedroom and the hallway. Fully tiled walls and fitted with suite; comprising of level access shower with adjustable shower head, hand rail and glass shower screen. WC and vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above. Electric heated towel rail and emergency pull-cord.
Double bedroom with views toward the Eller Beck river. With ceiling lights, TV and phone point.
• 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.
Lease Length: 125 years from 2014
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the minimum age requirements of 60 years old.