Lowestone Court is a McCarthy and Stone ‘Retirement Living’ development, offering independent living and being situated in the heart of the delightful South Staffordshire village, Kinver. The beautiful village is steeped in history and surrounded by wonderful countryside, including Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses. Kinver offers a range of amenities, all within close proximity to the development, which include; convenience stores, post office, library and medical centre, together with a choice of lovely pubs and restaurants.
Lowestone Court is positioned within a few minutes walk of the bustling Kinver High Street and has been designed and constructed with modern living in mind. Each apartment is designed to be light, spacious and well appointed with design features including; underfloor heating, full double glazing, raised height electric sockets to reduce bending, illuminated light switches and stylish contemporary kitchens and bathrooms.
The dedicated House Manager is on site from 8.30am - 2.30pm during the week to take care of things and make you feel at home. There's no need to worry about the burden of maintenance 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.
Front door with letter box and spy hole opens into the hallway. This large entrance hall has a door to the storage cupboard/walk-in utility cupboard which houses the hot water and heating system and a washer/dryer machine. Ceiling light fittings. Wall mounted door entry system and emergency call module. All other doors leading to the living room, both bedrooms and the shower room.
The living room is very bright and airy with double glazed french doors which open splendidly out to the private patio area.. The room has a feature fireplace with inset electric fire creating a great focal point for the room. Ceiling light fitting, TV point with Sky+ connectivity and telephone point. Oak effect part glazed door opens to the Kitchen.
Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units with granite styled work surfaces. Easy access oven with space for a microwave above. Four ringed induction hob with chrome extractor hood above. Stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and mixer tap. Tiled floor.
A large master bedroom with a walk in wardrobe housing shelving and rails. providing plenty of storage. A further door leads to an en-suite bathroom. Ceiling light fitting. TV point. Telephone point. Double glazed window.
A modern fully tiled bathroom comprising white suite with bath and shower over and glass screen. Vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and mirror and shaver point above. WC with concealed cistern. Ceiling light. Emergency pull cord. Tiled floor
This second double bedroom with bespoke wardrobes, drawers and glass cabinet. Could also used as an office, hobby room or second reception room. Central ceiling light fitting. TV point. Power points. Double glazed window.
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.
Fully tiled comprising white suite, level access shower with glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin, with fitted mirror above.. WC with concealed cistern. Heated towel rail. Emergency pull cord.
• 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 contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.
Service charge: £3,317.08 pa (for financial year ending 10/22)
Ground rent annual fee £495.
Lease length 125 years from 2015.