Ryebeck Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 41 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. 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). It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or over.
Ryebeck Court is situated just half a mile from Pickering town centre, there is a bus stop just 70 yards from the development which take you directly into Pickering. Pickering is a traditional market town which has a good range of shops selling local produce as well as quality high street shops, supermarket and a regular monthly farmers market. The town has many historic attractions including the famous North York Moors Steam Railway. You can enjoy a wealth of things to do in this charming market town as well as visiting the many nearby attractions such as Castle Howard, Duncombe Park and some of the UK’s prettiest villages including Thornton Le Dale, Hutton Le Hole and Goathland which was the setting for the fictional village of Aidensfield in the hit TV series ‘Heatbeat’.
Front door with letterbox and spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system are situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Further doors lead to the bedroom, living room and shower room.
An exceptionally spacious lounge with ample space for dining. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Door to a large walk-in storage cupboard. A partially glazed door leads into the separate kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern, wood effect low and eye level units and drawers with a granite effect roll top work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer sits beneath a window with a north-easterly aspect. Integrated appliances include an raised level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood over, fridge and freezer. Tiled flooring and splash backs and under counter lighting.
Generously sized bedroom benefiting from a walk-in wardrobe housing shelves and hanging rails. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point and window overlooking Eastgate.
• House Manager
• 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, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. 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 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.
Lease Length: 125 years from 2015
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy Stone Management Services