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).
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, bakers 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.
This one bedroom apartment is very well situated, being a ground floor apartment with sunny aspect, fairly close to the main entrance and communal lounge and kitchen.
Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Apello emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.
Bright and airy south facing lounge with door to patio area and well maintained communal gardens. There is ample space for dining and a feature electric fire with surround which acts as an attractive focal point. TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed doors lead onto a separate kitchen.
Fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level units and drawers with work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood, fridge and freezer. UPVC double glazed window.
Double bedroom with window with views towards the gardens. There is a built in mirror fronted wardrobe, TV and telephone points, ceiling light, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising with a double shower cubicle with with hand rail. WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above.
• 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.
Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. 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 2009
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.