Turnbull Place

Turnbull Place, Ingles Road, Folkestone

property description



Completed in early 2014 Turnbull Place is a wonderful development of 25 one and two bedroom private apartments built by award winning developers McCarthy & Stone. Specifically designed for ‘Retirement Living’ for those over 60 years of age. The development enjoys a host of facilities for the benefit of the homeowners including a super communal lounge, a lift serving all floors, a mobility scooter store and a landscaped communal garden. Further peace of mind is found in the service provided by the House Manager who oversees the smooth running of the development. There is also a 24 hour emergency call system in the apartments and communal areas. A guest suite is available to accommodate family and friends for which a fee.

Turnbull Place is situated in a sought after central location close to the town centre, bus station and seafront. The nearby railway station provides a high speed rail link to London.
Superb modern two bedroom apartment with en-suite bathroom and separate shower room, fully fitted kitchen and large bright and airy living room. The property also features oak veneered doors, a camera entry system, its own individual door alarm, a 24 hour emergency service and underfloor heating.


Large hallway with a oak veneered entrance door with spy hole. The security intercom system providing both a visual (via the homeowner’s own TV) and a verbal link to the development’s main entrance door is situated here together with an emergency pull cord. Downlighters provide the lighting in this area and to one side of the hallway is a large walk-in storage cupboard housing the boiler. From the hallway doors lead to the living room, both bedrooms, shower room and storage/utility cupboard.


A spacious dual aspect room with the one double glazed window to the front of the building and two to the side giving ample natural light. Two ceiling light points, raised electric plug sockets, TV, BT and aerial points. A part glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.


Double glazed electric window. Modern range of fitted wall and base units with contrasting laminate worktops and incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Integrated appliances include a four ring ceramic hob with stainless steel chimney extractor hood above, a high level single oven, fridge freezer. Tiled floor and partially tiled walls. Ceiling downlighters and under pelmet lighting are also features of this room.


A double bedroom of good proportions. Walk in wardrobe with lighting, hanging rails and shelving, door to en-suite bathroom.


The en-suite bathroom comprises a low level WC, a vanity hand basin with storage cupboard, mirror, strip light and shaver point, and a panel enclosed bath with wall mounted thermostatically controlled shower unit. Fully tiled walls and floor, downlighters, electric towel rail and emergency pull cord complete the picture.


Good size double bedroom, Ceiling lights, TV and phone point, two double glazed windows.


Situated off the hallway this room comprises a low level WC, a vanity hand basin, mirror, strip light and shaver point, and a large level access shower enclosure with thermostatically controlled shower unit, grab rails. Fully tiled walls and floor, downlighters, electric towel rail and emergency pull cord.


• Cleaning of communal windows & external 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 125 Years from 2014
Ground Rent £425.


Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is £250 per annum. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.


  • House Manager
  • 24 hour emergency helpline
  • Video entry system
  • Lift to all floors
  • Communal lounge
  • Guest suite for family or friends
  • Mobility scooter store
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Close to local amenities

Property Consultant

Imogen Ruckwood, Property Consultant - South East region

Imogen Ruckwood

0345 556 4120