Wykeham Court

Wykeham Court, Winchester Road, Wickham, Fareham

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Description

Summary

Wykeham Court was built in 2015 as one of McCarthy and Stone’s Retirement Living Platinum range and consists of one and two bedroom apartments. This delightful development has been designed with Retirement Living in mind and is exclusively for those aged 60 and over. From the beautifully landscaped gardens to the spacious resident’s lounge, there is plenty of space for socialising at Wykeham Court. For a little more privacy, retreat back to your apartment and enjoy the luxury and comfort of the underfloor heating, Vent-axia air ventilation system, oak veneered doors, chrome door furniture and high-spec kitchen. As well as being equipped with a 24-hour security system and intruder alarm, for peace of mind, there is also a dedicated house manager and support on hand at this development if required.
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) which has an en-suite shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. Within the complex there is the added bonus of a mobility scooter room which is fitted with charging points and a laundry room.

Local Area

Wickham has a rich and varied history and is an enchanting market town bursting with character and surrounded by the beautiful countryside of Hampshire's Meon Valley. Although only a stone's throw away from the Cathedral City of Winchester, Southampton and Portsmouth, Wickham offers any visitor a wide range of independent shops, a variety of eateries and serene water meadows close by. The village also consists of some fascinating and historical buildings as well as Wickham Square with it’s variety of shops, along with a bank, post office & chemist. Also within the village square are two pubs and various eating establishments. The village has a well-regarded primary school along with a doctors surgery and parish church. The nearest railway station is in Fareham and a network of buses serves the surrounding towns and villages including Stubbington, Titchfield, Locks Heath and Swanwick. Fareham and the M27 can be found just over three miles south.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole and letter box leads to the entrance hall where the 24 hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is in place with illuminated light switches and smoke detector. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage and airing cupboard. Further doors lead to the bedrooms, living room and shower room.

Living Room

A very well presented living/dining room which has ample space for a dining table. The dining area has a window overlooking the rear communal gardens and views of the local golf course beyond. There is a feature fire surround with an electric heater, two ceiling light points, ample raised power points and a TV & telephone point. Partially glazed door leads into the separate kitchen.

Kitchen

The modern, fully fitted kitchen has high-gloss, white units and a marble effect roll top worktop. The integrated units include a dishwasher, fridge/freezer, waist-height electric oven, microwave, ceramic 4 ring electric hob with extractor hood over, washing machine and a stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap which sits below an electric opening window with views across the communal gardens and golf course.

Bedroom 1. with en-suite shower room

A double bedroom with window overlooking the communal gardens and a spacious walk-in wardrobe with ample hanging space. TV and phone point, ceiling lights and power points. Door to en-suite shower room.

En-suite shower room

Tiled with slip resistant floor tiling, walk-in with level access shower. Underfloor heating and grab rails. WC and Vanity unit with sink, heated towel rail, and shaver socket. Emergency pull cord.

Bedroom 2.

Well proportioned second bedroom with window and views of the landscaped gardens and golf course. Ceiling lights, raised electical sockets, TV and phone point.

Shower Room

Tiled with slip resistant floor tiling, shower cubicle with glass screen. Underfloor heating and grab rails. WC and vanity unit with sink and mirror above, shaver socket. Heated towel rail.

Service Charge (Breakdown)

•Cleaning of communal windows
•The apartment's underfloor heating costs
•Water rates for communal areas and apartments
•Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
•Window Cleaning (outside only)
•24-hour emergency call system
•Upkeep of gardens and grounds
•Camera door-entry system
•Intruder-alarm system
•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 the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Leasehold

Lease length: 999 Years from 2015
Ground rent: £425 p.a.
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services

Car Parking

Parking is by allocated space, subject to availability. The fee is £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.

Features

  • House Manager
  • 24 hour emergency call system
  • Lift to all floors
  • Communal lounge
  • Guest suite for family or friends
  • Electric buggy store room
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Video entry system
  • Close to local amenities
  • Laundry room

Property Consultant

Imogen Ruckwood, Property Consultant - South East region

Imogen Ruckwood

0345 556 4120

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