Windsor House was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 64 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 70s. There is an Estates Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the entrance hall and bathroom.
The apartment features a fully fitted kitchen, lounge, bedroom and bathroom. The development includes a table service restaurant, 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 Estates Manager for availability.
Windsor House is situated in Sheffield a cosmopolitan city with a thriving shopping centre, a wealth of visitor attractions, and was once known for its global reputation as the pioneering city behind the advancements in the steel industry. Located in the sought after suburb of Millhouses, Windsor House is set back off Abbeydale Road in landscaped grounds surrounded by trees.
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.
Double aspect, ensuring the lounge feels both light and airy. Benefiting from French doors opening to a Juliet balcony overlooking communal gardens of the development. TV, telephone points and Sky/Sky+ connection point. Two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Camera entry system for use with a standard TV which connects with the main door panel enabling you to see who you are letting in! Partially double glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.
Additional room off of the lounge which can be used for a study or hobby room. There is a window that lets in natural light perfect for painting, crafting, reading etc with a view of the garden. This room could also be used for an occasional bed. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point.
Fitted kitchen with tiled floor. Stainless steel sink with mono block lever tap. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood and fitted integrated fridge, freezer and under pelmet lighting.
Benefiting from a spacious wardrobe. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point. A comprehensive range of fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobe and drawers.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising bath and separate large walk-in shower. Low flush WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above, shaver light and point, Dimplex wall mounted electric heater and slip resistant flooring.
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.
• 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.
125 years from 2013
Ground rent £435 per annum
It is a condition of purchase that all residents must meet the age requirements of 70 years.