North Gate Court,

North Gate Court, Shortmead Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordhshire,

property description


North Gate Court

North Gate Court is situated in the popular town of Biggleswade in Bedfordshire and offers an array of amenities including a newly renovated retail park, various public houses, restaurants, local shops and supermarkets. Kings Cross station can be reached in 29 minutes via the fast train and the capital can also be reached by road via the A1 making Biggleswade a fantastic base for the commuter. The development has been designed and constructed for modern living. The apartments boast Sky+ connection points in living rooms, fitted wardrobes in master bedrooms, camera video entry system for use with a standard TV, and for your peace of mind, 24-Hour emergency call systems. There are communal areas such as the homeowners' lounge, which is a great space for social events or enjoy the views over the river and surrounding fields from the communal gardens and patio. For added convenience, there is a guest suite which visitors can book into for a small fee (usually around £25).The dedicated House Manager is on site during the day 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, security and energy costs of the laundry room. 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. Door to a storage/airing cupboard. Emergency intercom. Doors leading to bathroom, living room and bedroom

Living Room

Spacious living room with french doors which open out onto a private balcony that overlooks the gardens. Wall mounted electric heater. TV and telephone points. Power points.


Double glazed window. Fitted kitchen comprising of wall and base mounted units with work surfaces over. Single bowl stainless sink with drainer. Integrated electric oven, electric hob with cooker hood and fridge/freezer.


A spacious double bedroom with a built-in mirror wardrobe. Central ceiling light, TV and phone point, raised power sockets and a wall mounted electric heater.


Comprising of a bath with shower fitting and screen. WC. Wash hand basin with mirror over. Heated towel rail and electric heater.

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, your water rates, our 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Lease information

125 years from 1st June 2008

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £425

Car Park

Residents have parking available in the private car park. Visitors can use the public car park situated opposite North Gate Court.


  • House Manager
  • Guest Suite
  • Lift to all floors
  • Residents Lounge
  • Communal Gardens
  • Emergency Call Systems
  • Secure Entry System

Property Consultant

Janet Robinson, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Janet Robinson

0345 556 4120