Beautifully presented one bedroom apartment with a desirable ground floor position with a patio door from the lounge leading to a patio area and the well maintained communal gardens towards the rear. The apartment benefits from a modern kitchen and bathroom as well as a built in wardrobe in the bedroom. Martin Court is a popular retirement living development located within 500m of Grantham town centre. *early viewings advised*
Martin Court, a McCarthy & Stone Retirement Living development, is located a around half a mile from the centre of the historic market town of Grantham. The town offers a variety of national and independent shops, banks, and supermarkets. Every Saturday Grantham plays host to a bustling street market.
The development has a dedicated House Manager 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. Martin Court has a great social life which the Homeowners can choose to partake, these include games evenings, film nights, quiz nights, fish & chips, live music, summer BBQ's and much more! 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) which has an en-suite shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV.
Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall with illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Further doors leads to bedroom, lounge and shower room.
The bright and airy lounge has the benefit of a large window with patio door which allows lots of natural light in and also provides access to a patio area and the well maintained communal gardens. There is ample space for dining and a feature electric fire with surround which acts as an attractive focal point. TV and telephone point, raised electric power sockets, two decorative ceiling lights, fitted carpets and electric heater. Part glazed door leading to the separate kitchen.
Fully fitted modern kitchen with low and eye level units and drawers with roll top work surfaces above. The inset stainless steel sink and drainer with tiled splashbacks, sits below the garden facing window. Electric waist height oven sits below a dedicated space for a microwave and a four ring hob with extractor hood above. Integral fridge/freezer. Ceiling central light, tiled flooring and electric sockets.
Spacious double bedroom with window providing garden views. This room has a built in wardrobe with mirror fronted sliding doors. TV and telephone point, raised electric power sockets, ceiling light, fitted carpets and electric heater
This room is fully fitted with a three piece suite comprising a walk in double shower with glass screen and support rails. Low level WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above. Extractor fan, shaving point, heated towel rail and tiled floor to ceiling. Emergency pull cord.
• House Manager
• Cleaning of communal windows and external apartment 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 license. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.
Service charge: £2,309.30 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
Managed by: McCarthy and Stone Management Services
It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or of age or over.