Mallory Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 33 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a House Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and call points.
The apartment features a fully fitted kitchen and bathroom with shower. The development includes a Homeowners' lounge, landscaped gardens and a roof garden offering beautiful views. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply).
Mallory Court is situated in the enviable location of Skipton, known as 'The Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales' , a historic market town. A popular destination, the town has many attractions, places of interest, a selection of traditional and modern shops and a wide choice of eateries and weekly market. Mallory Court, overlooking the Leeds / Liverpool canal, is located close to the heart of Skipton and has excellent access to local transport links via bus stops on Broughton Road and the wider transport network via Skipton rail station, also on Broughton Road.
Front door with spy hole leads to the entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the bedroom, living room and bathroom.
Spacious lounge with room for dining, and also gives access to a very large canal side patio with room for seating and pots (the full width of the apartment) providing beautiful views over the Canal. Feature modern fireplace with fitted electric fire. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling lights. Fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Partially double glazed door lead onto a separate kitchen.
Fully fitted kitchen. Stainless steel sink with mono block lever tap. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with splashback and extractor hood. Fitted integrated fridge, freezer and under pelmet lighting. Window with views.
Ceiling lights, large walk-in wardrobe with rails and shelving. TV and phone point. Window with views.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of walk-in shower, WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above.
• 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, 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.
Service charge: £2,507.18 pa (for financial year ending 10/22)
Parking is by allocated space 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.
Lease Length: 125 years from 2014
Ground rent: £425 per annum
Ground rent review date: Jan 2029
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the minimum age requirements of 60 years old.