Glenhills Court

Glenhills Court, Little Glen Road, Glen Parva, Leicester

property description


Glenhills Court

Glenhills Court is located beside the Grand Union Canal in Glen Parva, just four miles from Leicester city centre. Within the development an Estates Manager is on hand to manage the day to day running of the development and attend to any queries you may have. For your reassurance there is onsite staffing 24-hours a day, a secure camera entry systems and 24-Hour emergency call system provided by a personal pendant with static call points in rooms and main bedroom. Your home at Glenhills Court offers great comfort and security, allowing you to enjoy an independent and social retirement. Away from the privacy of your apartment, Glenhills Court features a selection of social areas, including the homeowners lounge and canal side gardens. The development has a great community of Homeowners with a Homeowners association who support each homeowner, annual events and day trips. There is also a fantastic restaurant serving meals every day of the year, complete with table service and a sun terrace for those warm summer evenings. When your friends and family wish to visit, they too can enjoy comfort and privacy in the guest suite. Lifts and wheelchair access also make the complex fully accessible to all. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 70 years or of age or over.

Retirement Living PLus

All care and support at our Retirement Living PLUS developments is provided by YourLife Management Services. Everyone who works for YourLife is dedicated to you and to going that extra mile to provide person-centred care and support. Within the service charge homeowners are allocated 1 hour of domestic assistance per week, in addition to this there are an assortment of bespoke packages on offer to suit the individual needs of each homeowner. These comprise; Domestic support, Ironing & Laundry, Shopping, Personal care, Medication, Companionship. Personal care packages are flexible and personalised to your specific needs. You decide exactly what level of care and support is right for you (starting from a 15-minute session) and can adjust your package so you only ever pay for what you use. YourLife is regulated in England by the Care Quality Commission.

Local Area and Apartment Overview

Glenhills Court enjoys a convenient location in Glen Parva, a peaceful suburb to the south of the city, conveniently situated to the M1 motorway and within easy reach of Leicester city centre. The complex sits on the Grand Union Canal, which provides pleasant waterside views as well as the perfect place for a morning stroll. It is largely residential, with several small shops in its ‘Carvers Corner’, including a post office, chemist and newsagent. Nearby, you’ll find the large Fosse Shopping Park, which features over thirty high street stores. Glen Parva also benefits from a local park, library and memorial hall.
This spacious apartment benefits from two double bedrooms, a large living room and a spacious, well equipped kitchen. The luxurious blinds, curtains and light fittings are included, making this apartment ready to move in to.

Entrance Hallway

Front door with spy hole leads to a spacious entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is located in the hall. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord. Doors leading to the living room, bedrooms and guest cloak/shower room.

Living Room

Spacious and bright lounge benefits from a large double glazed window. There's ample space for dining and is within easy access to the kitchen via a,part glazed door.. Two spectacular ceiling lights, TV and telephone points. Sky/Sky+ conection point and two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, electric radiator and raised electric sockets.


The large kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base units, pan drawers and wine rack with a modern roll top worktop with ceramic tiling over. Inset, waist level oven with space over for a microwave. Stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Electric hob with chimney extractor hood over, integrated fridge/freezer. Free standing dishwasher. Tiled floor, under counter lighting, ceiling spotlights, ventilation system. Door leading to a large storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom

Spacious bedroom benefitting from a large double glazed window. Built in double, mirrow fronted wardrobe and a n additional triple wardrobe providing further hanging rails and shelving. Beautiful ceiling light, TV, phone point and electric radiator.

Ensuite Bathroom

Fully fitted suite comprising of a bath, handbasin within a vaity unit, mirror over. WC. Wall and floor tiling. Ceiling spotlights in additional to a natural ceiling light.

Second Bedroom

Spacious bedroom with 2 windows providing a bright and airy room. TV and phone point. Storage heater.

Guest Shower/Cloakroom

Fully tiled and spacious walk in shower room with support rail. Vanity unit containing a hand basin and mirror over. Chrome heated towel rail, WC. Non slip flooring.

Service Charge Breakdown

•Cleaning of communal windows
•Water rates for communal areas and apartments
•Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
•Window Cleaning (outside only)
•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
•One hour of domestic support per week is included in the service charge
•Care staff on-site 24-hours a day
•Running of the on-site restaurant
•Intruder alarm system
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV. To find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or Estates Manager.

Service charge: £10,262.06 pa (for financial year ending 10/22)

Lease Information

Lease Length: 125 years from 1st June 2015
Ground rent: £510 per annum
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services

Car Parking Permit

The fee is usually £250 per annum. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with your Estate Manager on site for availability.


  • Estate Manager and 24-hour on site staffing
  • Guest Suite
  • Lifts to all floors
  • 24 hour emergency call system
  • Homeowners lounge and on-site restaurant
  • Mobility scooter charging point
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Laundry room
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Call McCarthy and Stone Resales to view 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Janet Robinson, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Janet Robinson

0345 556 4120