Constructed in mid-2014 by renowned retirement home specialists McCarthy and Stone, Ellisfields Court consistently continues to be one our most sought-after developments and it is not difficult to understand why; a quiet backwater location yet within short easy access to the town centre. Beautiful landscaped gardens with a pond that back directly onto Taunton Deane cricket ground with Vivary Park next door. This is a ‘retirement living plus’ development providing a lifestyle living opportunity for the over 70’s and designed specifically for independent living with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our excellent staff and estate manager. Homeowners benefit from one hour of domestic assistance each week and there are extensive domestic and care packages available to suit individual needs and budgets. All apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and sophisticated intercom system providing both a visual and verbal link to the main development entrance. There is also the excellent guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge applies.
The property enjoys excellent communal facilities including a home owners lounge, superb roof terrace, restaurant with a fantastic and varied daily table-service lunch, laundry, scooter store and landscaped gardens.
This is a super one bedroom apartment very conveniently enjoying a first-floor position close to the lift service and within easy access to all the superb facilities of the development. A lovely living room opens onto a good-sized balcony overlooking a tree-lined bank and narrow running stream. There is an excellent double bedroom, a well fitted kitchen complete with integrated appliances and a modern wet room with a level access shower.
Of a good size with plenty of space for hall style furniture. Having a solid oak-veneered entrance door with spy-hole, security intercom system that provides both a visual (via the home-owners TV) and verbal link to the main development entrance door. Emergency pull cord, excellent walk-in boiler cupboard with ample storage space, light and shelving and housing the Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water and the concealed ‘Vent Axia’ heat exchange unit.
An attractive triple-glazed door with matching side-panels opens onto a very pleasant balcony overlooking a tree-lined bank with running stream. There is a focal point fireplace with an electric ‘coal-effect’ fire, and feature glazed panelled double doors leading to the kitchen.
Balcony: A great feature providing beneficial outdoor space with a glazed balustrade, decked floor and outside light. The balcony enjoys a very pleasant outlook to a tree-lined bank with a narrow running stream.
Versatile kitchen having a triple-glazed electronically operated window enjoying an outlook to trees. Excellent range of maple effect fitted wall and base units with contrasting laminate worktops and incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. There is an additional contrasting set of base units increasing the storage capacity. Integrated appliances include; a four-ringed hob with stainless steel chimney extractor hood over, high level double oven and concealed fridge and freezer. Ceiling spot light fitting, tiled splashbacks and tiled floor.
A lovely well-proportioned double bedroom. Triple-glazed window with a pleasant outlook, walk-in wardrobe with auto-light, hanging rails and shelving.
Modern white suite comprising of close-coupled WC, vanity wash-hand basin with fitted furniture unit including storage both below and to the side, fitted mirror, shaver point and down-lights over, walk-in level access shower with thermostatically controlled shower. fully tiled walls and wet room vinyl flooring, electric heated towel rail, emergency pull cord and ceiling spot light.
There are beautiful landscaped communal gardens which have a pond and bright aspect. Car parking is available with a yearly permit for which there may be a waiting list. Internal doors are quality Oak veneered. In addition to the excellent underfloor heating there is an economic heat recovery (heat exchange) system utilising the hot air generated within the property and recirculating this back into the principle rooms.
*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 Estates Manager, your water rates, our 24 hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas and all external window cleaning, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To fnd out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or Estates Manager.
£435 per annum
125 yrs from 2014