Ryebeck Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 41 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s.
The dedicated House Manager is 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 and for visitors who wish to stay longer, there is a guest suite which can be booked (additional charges apply).
A car parking permit scheme applies, please check availability with the house manager.
Ryebeck Court is situated in Pickering, a traditional market town, of which the market place is located just half a mile from the development and has a good range of shops selling local produce as well as quality high street shops, supermarket and a regular monthly farmers market.
The town has many historic attractions including the famous North York Moors Steam Railway. You can enjoy a wealth of things to do in this charming market town as well as visiting the many nearby attractions such as Castle Howard, Duncombe Park and some of the UK’s prettiest villages including Thornton Le Dale, Hutton Le Hole and Goathland which was the setting for the fictional village of Aidensfield in the hit TV series ‘Heatbeat’.
There is a bus stop conveniently located approx. 75 yards from the development.
Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and the 24-hour emergency response pull cord system are situated in the hall. There is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard and further doors lead to the bedrooms, living room and shower room.
Open to the kitchen, the living room offers ample space for dining and has an electric feature fire with stone effect surround which creates an attractive focal point to the room. There are TV and telephone points, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets and two windows which overlook Eastgate.
The kitchen is open plan to the living room and is fully fitted with wood effect wall and base level units with a roll top work surface over, stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mono block lever tap, tiled splash backs and tiled flooring. Appliances include a built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood over and integrated fridge and freezer.
Double bedroom overlooking Eastgate and benefiting from a walk-in wardrobe housing shelving and hanging rails. Ceiling lights, TV and phone points and raised power points.
Fully tiled and fitted with a level access shower with glass shower screen, adjustable showerhead and handrail; WC, vanity with wash basin and mirror with shaving light above. Electric heated towel rail, wall mounted electric fan heater and emergency pull-cord.
A good sized second bedroom with ample space for a double bed and bedroom furniture. Window overlooking Eastgate, TV and telephone points and raised power points.
Fully tiled and fitted with a shower cubicle with glass shower screen, adjustable showerhead and handrail; WC, pedestal wash basin and mirror with shaving light above. Electric heated towel rail, wall mounted electric fan heater and emergency pull-cord.
• House Manager
• 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.
Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is usually £250 per annum, but may vary by development. 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 2015
Ground rent: £495 per annum
Managed by McCarthy Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that all residents must meet the age requirements of 60 years.