Sykes Court

Sykes Court, St. Stephens Fold, Off Lidget Street, Huddersfield

property description



Sykes Court was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. 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 laundry room, 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).

Local Area

Lindley itself is a quiet residential suburb of nearby Huddersfield. Sykes Court is situated just off one of Lindley's main streets and as a result conveniently placed for the local shops including a newsagents, convenience store, bakes and post office with a greater selection of shops in Huddersfield centre just 2 miles away. The development is well served by public transport with regular buses into Huddersfield from where a far wider variety of destinations can be reached by both bus and rail.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system are situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Further doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.


Bright and airy south facing lounge with views from the juliet balcony over the communal gardens. There is ample space for dining and a feature electric fire with surround which acts as an attractive focal point. There are TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed double doors lead into the separate kitchen.


Fully tiled and fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base level wood effect units and drawers with a granite effect work surface over. with a raised level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood and integral fridge and freezer. A Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer sits beneath a double glazed window overlooking the gardens. tiled splash backs, and anti-slip flooring.


South facing double bedroom with full length window with views towards gardens. There is a built in mirror fronted wardrobe, ceiling lights, TV and phone point and raised power sockets.

Shower room

Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of showercubicle with adjustable shower head, glass shower screen and hand rail. WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above, anti-slip flooring and emergency pull-cord.

Service Charge

• 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. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking Permit Scheme- subject to availability

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.

Leasehold Information

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.

Property Consultant

Brendan Mann, Property Consultant - North West Region

Brendan Mann

0345 556 4120