Waverley Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 42 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. You can relax, knowing that there's a House Manager on hand during office hours as well as the added benefit of having security features. These include a 24 hour emergency call system should you require assistance and a camera door entry system linked to your TV, so you can see who's calling before letting them in.
There's no need to worry about being weighed down by maintenance costs either as the service charge covers the cost of external maintenance, gardening and landscaping, window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates, security and energy costs of the laundry, lounge and other communal areas. 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.
Waverley Court is located in the suburb of Stanwix, Carlisle and is close to Morrisons Supermarket. Steeped in history, Carlisle dates back to before the Roman times. There are a wealth of attractions and leisure facilities in and around the city including the bustling city centre which is mainly pedestrianised and offers a range of shops from high street brands to local retailers as well as a selection of restaurants and cafes. Carlisle is surrounded by some of the country’s most stunning landscape. There are good transport links with a regular bus service operating in and around Carlisle as well as railway station providing direct links to Manchester, Glasgow, and London.
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 are two sizeable walk-in storage/airing cupboards. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the bedroom, living room and shower room.
Offering modern open plan living, the lounge area benefits from dual aspect double glazed windows and an additional sky light to make this a bright and airy space. There is ample room for dining. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets.
The lounge area opens into the Kitchen area, being tiled and fitted with a range of modern low and eye level units and drawers with a roll top work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer, with double glazed window above. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood and integral fridge/freezer. Tiled flooring.
Double bedroom with a spacious walk-in wardrobe, having hanging rails and shelving. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point. Double glazed window and fitted carpets.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of level access shower with grab rail, low level WC, vanity unit with wash basin and mirror above. Electric heater and extractor fan.
• 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. To find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.
Parking is by allocated space subject to availability, although there is often plenty available. 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.
Lease length- 125 years from 2015
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that all residents must meet the age requirements of 60 years.