Algar Court

Algar Court, 231 Penn Road, Wolverhampton

Offers in the region of, £199,950bedrooms1
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, West Bromwich and Dunstall Hill. 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 an expansive L Shaped hallway which leads into the property. The security door entry system with intercom and 24-hour emergency response system is located here. From the hallway there is a door to a very large walk-in storage cupboard. There is then a further storage cupboard which houses the hot water tank and the washing/dryer machine. Two ceiling light points, smoke detector, Further doors lead to the bedroom, living room and shower room.

Living Room

A well-proportioned lounge which boasts a Juliette balcony overlooking the landscaped gardens and beneffiting from a pleasant sunny position. TV and telephone points. Two ceiling lights. Raised electric power sockets. Oak effect feature door with glazed panels lead into the separate kitchen.


Modern fitted kitchen with tiled floor. Stainless steel sink with lever taps. Electrically operated sky light window. 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.


Very good size double bedroom which features a walk-in wardrobe as well as having ample space for additional bedroom furniture/storage. Ceiling lights. Power, TV and phone points. Double glazed window with pleasant outlook.

Shower Room

Fully tiled luxury shower room with modern suite comprising walk in shower cubicle with sliding glass doors and grab rail, low level flush WC and wall mounted vanity unit with in built sink above and wall mounted mirror. Heated towel radiator.

Service Charge (breakdown)

•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.

Service charge: £2,133.70 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.

Lease Details

Lease term 999 years from 1st of June 2015
Ground rent annual fee - £425
Ground rent review date June 2030


  • House Manager
  • Juliette balcony
  • Homeowners' lounge
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Lift to all floors
  • 24-Hours emergency call system
  • Camera entry system
  • Fire detection equipment
  • Intruder alarm
  • To view please telephone 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Andy Smith, Property Consultant - West Midlands region

Andy Smith

0345 556 4120