Whyburn Court was built by McCarthy & Stone and has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 37 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. The apartments boast Sky/Sky+ connection points in living room, walk-in wardrobes in 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. 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).
Positioned to the south of the town near Leen Valley Country Park, Whyburn Court is well placed for Hucknall’s range of green spaces, including the local golf club. Within a mile of the town centre, the development offers a convenient location close to a wide variety of shops, supermarkets, banks, opticians, pharmacies, bakeries, cafes, the public library and much more. Excellent local transport links including the ever-expanding tram network and bus routes close by provide quick and easy access to Nottingham city centre and its retail, cultural and lifestyle offerings as well as the wider Nottinghamshire region. Close to Hucknall there are a huge range of attractions.
Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall; illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and Tunstall emergency response pull cord system are all located in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a storage cupboard/airing cupboard housing a washer/dryer. Doors lead to the bedroom, living room and shower room. Under floor heating runs throughout the apartment.
This dual aspect living room is wonderfully bright and benefits from a Juliet balcony and attractive views across the communal gardens. A wall mounted modern electric fire provides an attractive focal point to the room. There's ample space for dining. TV and Sky/Sky plus points, telephone points and ample power points. Door with glazed panels leading to the kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern high gloss wall and base level units and drawers with a wood effect work surface, Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and large window above. Integrated appliances include a raised level oven, ceramic hob with cooker hood over and a fridge-freezer. Under pelmet lighting, central ceiling spot-lights and tiled flooring.
A double bedroom benefiting from a double glazed window with views over the communal gardens. Power points, ceiling light, TV/ Telephone point. Door leading to a walk-in wardrobe with hanging rails and shelving.
Partially tiled and fitted with suite comprising of a shower cubicle with adjustable shower head and hand rail. WC, vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above. Shaving point, emergency pull cord, heated towel rail and tiled flooring.
• 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: 999 years from 2016
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.