Beatty Court was built by McCarthy & Stone and been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 63 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. 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.
Front door with spy hole leads to a welcoming entrance hall where the apartment's security door entry system and the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response system are located and a mains wired smoke detector. There is a door off to storage cupboard/airing cupboard which houses the hot water tank. Further doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and shower room.
Good size square lounge benefiting from a feature fireplace with inset electric fore creating a good focal point for the room. TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point. Ceiling light, raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed double doors lead onto a separate kitchen.
Fully tiled and fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level units and drawers with a roll top work surface. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap and drainer sits below a double glazed window. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood and integral fridge freezer.
Double bedroom with a fitted mirror fronted sliding wardrobe. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point.
Fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising of shower cubicle with sliding glass door and fitted with grab rails for safety. Low level WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above. Heated towel rail, mirror with light and shaver point over, fan heater and tiled flooring.
• 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. To find out more about the service charges please 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 2009
Ground Rent: £425 per annum