Algar Court,

Algar Court, Penn Road, Wolverhampton, WV4 5UP

Offers in the region of, £240,000bedrooms2
property description


Algar Court

Located in the metropolitan area of Wolverhampton, this modern retirement living development built by McCarthy & Stone offers a collection of 17 one bedroom apartments, and 21 two bedroom apartments exclusively designed for those over the age of 60. Local travel services give access to many surrounding areas of interest including Tettenhall, Walsall, Birmingham, Dudley, and West Bromwich.

This development has plenty of local amenities located right on your doorstep. Algar Court has been designed and constructed for modern living. The apartments boast underfloor heating throughout, Sky/Sky+ connection points in living rooms and walk in wardrobes. The dedicated House Manager is on site during working hours to take care of the running of the development. 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, 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.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to a very welcoming entrance hall with ceiling light point, smoke detector and security door entry system with intercom. From the hallway there is a door to a large walk-in storage cupboard which houses the hot water tank and washing/dryer machine. Further doors lead to the living room, both bedrooms and shower room.

Living Room

A bright and airy living room with feature fireplace and inset electric fire creating a real focal point for the room. There is a floor to ceiling window and then separate French doors to a large walk out balcony where you can sit and really watch the world go by. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling lights. Raised electric power sockets. An oak effect partially glazed door leads into a separate kitchen.


Modern fitted kitchen with tiled floor. Stainless steel sink with lever tap sits beneath a double glazed window fitted with blind with a pleasant outlook. Built-in waist high oven for convenience and space above to position a freestanding microwave oven. Ceramic hob and extractor hood. Integrated fridge/freezer and under unit lighting. Electrical and plumbing connections are in place for the installation of a dishwasher if required.

Master Bedroom

Large master double bedroom featuring a walk-in-wardrobe as well as having a door to an en-suite shower room. Double glazed window.. Ceiling lights. Power, TV and phone points.

En-suite Shower room

Modern fully tiled bathroom with suite comprising walk in shower unit with part glass screen, low level flush WC and vanity unit with inset sink and mirror above. Heated towel radiator.Tiled floor.

Bedroom Two

Good size second double bedroom offering ample space for additional bedroom furniture/storage. Ceiling lights. Power, TV and phone points. Double glazed window.

Shower Room

Fully tiled room with modern suite comprising shower cubicle with grab rail, low level flush WC and wall mounted sink with mirror above. Heated towel radiator.


Carpets, curtains, blinds, and light fittings are included within the sale.

Council Tax Band

The Council Tax band for this apartment is Band D

Service Charge (breakdown)

•External cleaning of all windows and internal cleaning of windows within communal areas
•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 costs such as Council Tax, electricity, and TV licence which are specific to individual apartments. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Service charge: £3,200.54 pa (for financial year end October 2022)

Parking Permit Scheme (subject to availability)

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

Ground Rent

Annual fee - £495

Ground rent review date June 2030

Lease Length

999 years from 1st June 2015


  • Walk out balcony
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Lift to all floors
  • 24-Hours emergency call system
  • Camera entry system
  • Fire detection equipment
  • Intruder alarm
  • Homeowners' lounge

Property Consultant

Andy Smith, Property Consultant - West Midlands region

Andy Smith

0345 556 4120