Rowleys Court

Rowleys Court, Sandhurst Street, Oadby, Leicester

property description


Rowleys Court

A McCarthy and Stone Retirement Living development of 49 specifically designed one and two bedroom apartments for the over 60's. Rowleys Court provides the benefit of owning your own home, free from worries about external maintenance whilst having the support from our on-site House Manager.

Rowleys Court is situated in Sandhurst Street, close to the A6 Leicester Road in the vibrant town of Oadby which offers a range of local shops, bars and restaurants close by as well as a variety of supermarkets. There's something for everyone in Oadby including country parks, tennis courts and bowling greens all close by. Leicester Race Course is a short walk away, where you will find many events as well as hosting 31 race meetings throughout the year.

For those who enjoy a trip out there's Leicester City Centre (3 miles) the popular Fosse Park Retail Park (5 miles) and the thriving market town of Market Harborough (12 miles). Regular bus routes are accessible close by as well as fantastic road links.

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 traveling 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).
The service charge breakdown can be found below.

Apartment Overview

Superb south facing, ground floor apartment benefitting from a French Door opening directly onto a patio area and on into the communal garden. The apartment is ready for someone to move straight in to, and offered with no onward chain, including fitted carpets throughout, all light fittings and curtains. The apartment is double glazed and has a centrally controlled Economy 7 heating system, Sky connection points to living areas and security entry system. The master bedroom has a bespoke built in mirrored wardrobe, drawers, and vanity unit, the second bedroom benefits from a built-in wardrobe with shelving unit, and the bathroom has been upgraded to a shower room. Viewing is highly recommended to appreciate the apartment in its fullest.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall. The 24
hour Appello emergency response pull cord system, apartment security door entry system with intercom and smoke detector are situated in the hallway. Doors leading to the living room, shower room, bedrooms and storage/airing cupboard.

Living Room

Bright and airy, south facing living room with French door opening on to a patio area, overlooking the communal gardens. Electric fire with feature surround providing a great focal point. Two ceiling lights, TV and telephone points. Door leading on to the separate kitchen.


Fully fitted kitchen with tiled floor. Stainless steel sink with over tap. Built in waist level oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood. Integrated under counter fridge, freezer and dishwasher.

Master Bedroom

Double bedroom with double window overlooking gardens. Fitted bespoke built in mirrored wardrobe with shelf and rails, in addition there is a built-in vanity unit, with drawers and cupboards together with matching free-standing bedside unit. Light fittings and curtains. TV and phone points.

Bedroom Two

Double room overlooking the communal gardens. TV point, wall mounted electric heater. The room benefits from a built-in wardrobe with shelving unit and has a phone point.

Shower Room

Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of modern shower cubicle with support rail and door. Vanity unit and hand basin with mirror and shaving light over and low-level WC. Heated towel rail.

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, but does include the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, our 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Car Parking Scheme

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.

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £495

Lease Information

125 years from 1st Jan 2011


  • Two bedroom garden view retirement apartment
  • Modern kitchen with built in appliances
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Within easy access of Oadby town centre
  • Communal Lounge where social activities take place
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • House Manager
  • 24-hour emergency contact
  • Guest suite for visiting family & friends
  • Laundry room + lifts to all floors

Property Consultant

Janet Robinson, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Janet Robinson

0345 556 4120