Merisham Court

School Lane, Banbury

property description


Merisham Court

Merisham Court, constructed and managed by retirement specialists, McCarthy & Stone, has been designed and constructed for modern living. There's a dedicated House Manager 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 secure entry and 24-hour emergency call systems, should you require assistance.
The Homeowners' lounge provides a great space to socialise with friends and family and, if your guests have travelled from afar, they can extend their stay by booking into the developments Guest Suite (usually for a fee of £25 per night - subject to availability).
The development has a wonderful friendly community feel. It’s easy to make new friends and to lead a busy and fulfilled life at Merisham Court; there are always plenty of regular activities to choose from. Whilst there is something for everyone there is certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can ‘dip in and out’ of activities as they wish. The property enjoys excellent communal facilities including a homeowners lounge, scooter store and landscaped gardens.
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole and letter box leads to a hallway .Door to a storage cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Doors leading to living room, bedroom and bathroom.

Living Room

The living room boasts a large double glazed, bay window which fill the room with ample natural light. In addition, the room has two ceiling light fittings. TV points with Sky+ connectivity (subscription fees may apply), telephone points, and a range of power points. Glazed double doors lead into the separate Kitchen.


Fully fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units. A stainless steel sink unit, with mixer tap and drainer, sits beneath a double glazed window with roller blind. Four ringed ceramic hob with extractor hood above. Integrated fridge/freezer. Built in fan oven.

Master Bedroom

Large double bedroom with double glazed window. Central ceiling light and fitting. TV and telephone points. Power points. Built in wardrobe with mirror fronted door.

Bedroom Two

Double room that would be perfect for use as a study or dining room. Power points, ceiling light, fitted carpets.


This wet room comes equipped with shower cubicle with fitted with a curtain, grab rails, and seat. Vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and fitted mirror above. Emergency pull-cord. WC.

Car Parking

Car parking at Merisham Court is free and is on a 'first come, first served' basis

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. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £425

Lease Information

125 years from 1st Jan 2009


  • Bright and airy living room with large bay window
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Purpose built wet room
  • Close to all amenities
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Communal Lounge where social events take place
  • House Manager
  • 24-hour emergency contact
  • Guest Suite
  • Secure door entry system

Property Consultant

Janet Robinson, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Janet Robinson

0345 556 4120