With two balconies, this apartment boasts outstanding sea views from the living room, kitchen and bedrooms and is presented to a high standard. There are Sky/Sky+ connection points in living room, fitted wardrobes in main bedroom and security door entry systems.
North Bay Court was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 36 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a dedicated House Manager 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).
North Bay Court is situated in Scarborough, the North East's most popular coastal resort with it's golden beaches, wonderful coastal walks and a wealth of attractions and year round events. The development is conveniently located within 100 yards of a bus stop which takes you into Scarborough Town where you will find a range of shops, restaurants, quaint pubs and general amenities. The development is also just a quarter of a mile from Peasholm Park and within 200 meters from Scarborough indoor bowls club and local cinema.
Known to many as the "Queen of the holiday resorts", Scarborough caters for all ages and visitors and residents alike. The North Bay area of Scarborough is a mainly residential part of town which also has a selection of guest houses and small hotels and is less developed than South Bay. It is considered by many to be more natural and peaceful, yet still offers a great selection of attractions including the Sealife Centre with a range of marine life in the indoor and outdoor exhibits, the Oriental themed Peasholm Park with its natural ravine, boating lake and vast wealth of trees and flowers and the Scarborough Open Air Theatre; which has played host to many international performers including Elton John, Jose Carreras, Cliff Richard, Tom Jones, Gary Barlow and Russell Watson.
The front door with spy hole opens into the large hall. From here, doors lead to the living room, bathroom and bedrooms. Also from the hallway there is a walk-in storage cupboard and an airing cupboard.
Apartment security door entry system with intercom and 24 hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord, illuminated light switches, and smoke detector are located in the hall.
Bright and airy living room with a walk-out balcony enjoy uninterrupted views of Scarborough North Bay- the coast beyond to the north, and Scarborough Castle to the south. There is ample space for dining along with an electric fire with a wood surround which creates an attractive focal point to the room, TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, plenty of raised power points and fitted carpet. A partially glazed door leads into the kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen with a range of modern gloss ivory wall and base level units and drawers with complimenting work surface. Stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mono lever tap sits beneath a window overlooking Scarborough North Bay. Integral appliances include a raised level oven, electric hob and extraction hood over, fridge and freezer. Finished with tiled flooring, central ceiling spotlights and under-counter lighting.
Large master bedroom with incredible coastal views enjoyed through the large windows and Juliet balcony. There are large, built in wardrobes with mirror fronted sliding doors. A central ceiling light, TV and phone points and ample raised power points. Door to en-suite shower room.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of shower cubicle with adjustable showerhead and hand rail. Low level WC, pedestal wash basin with mirror above and shaving light above. Wall fan heater, extractor fan, ceiling light and emergency pull-cord.
Spacious second bedroom again enjoying stunning sea views, with a central ceiling light, TV and phone point and raised power points. This versatile room could also be used as a study or dining room, to suit your needs.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of walk-in shower with pivoting glass shower screen, stainless steel bar mixer and shower head and hand rail. Low level WC, vanity unit with pedestal wash basin and vanity mirror above with shaving light. Wall fan heater, ceiling light, extractor fan and emergency pull-cord.
• House Manager
• Cleaning of communal and external apartment 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, permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability. Resident parking permits are available at a cost of £30 per annum for unlimited parking on roads around the development.
Lease length: 125 years from 2013
Ground rent: £495 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.