Jowett Court,

Jowett Court, Highfield Road, Idle, Bradford

property description



Jowett Court was built by McCarthy & Stone has been designed and constructed for modern retirement living. The development consists of 57 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. The apartments boast Sky+ connection points to lounge of each apartment and security door entry systems. 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.

Local Area

Jowett Court is situated in an enviable location on Highfield Road, to the south west of Idle village centre and close to Enterprise Five retail park. Jowett Court is conveniently located for shopping facilities. The local Post office, hairdresser, takeaway and convenience store are close by on Highfield Road. Pharmacy and a supermarket can all be found at the Enterprise Five retails park on Enterprise Way. The nearest bank is roughly half a mile from the development situated in Idle Village. Jowett Court is ideally situated with good transport links. The nearest bus stops are located on Highfield Road just outside Jowett Court and provide bus service in and around Idle as well as routes into Bradford City Centre.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the large entrance hall - the 24-hour Tunstall emergency response pull cord system is situated in the hall. From the hallway there is a door to a walk-in storage cupboard/airing cupboard. Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and emergency pull cord located in the hall. Doors lead to the lounge, bedroom and bathroom.


Spacious lounge which has the benefit of a Juliet balcony overlooking the beautifully 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 points. Two ceiling lights, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets. Partially glazed door leads onto a separate kitchen.


Well equipped modern kitchen with a range of low and eye level units and drawers with worktop. Stainless steel sink with mono lever tap, drainer and window above overlooking communal gardens. Eye level oven, ceramic hob, cooker hood and integral fridge freezer.

Double Bedroom

Double bedroom with the benefit of a built in mirror fronted wardrobe. TV and phone point.


Fully tiled and fitted with a bath with electric shower and grab rail. Low level WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above. Useful additional storage cupboard.

Service Charge

• 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. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Service charge: £2,000.16 pa (for financial year ending 04/23)

Car Parking Permit Scheme-subject to availability

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.

Ground Rent

£425 per annum


125 years from 2012


  • Desirable sought after retirement development
  • First floor with Juliet balcony overlooking gardens
  • Camera door entry system
  • 24 hr Careline
  • House Manager on-site
  • Homeowners communal lounge
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Guest suite & laundry room
  • Lift to all floors
  • To arrange and appointment to view please call 0345 556 4104.

Property Consultant

Georgia Brown, Property Consultant - East Midlands region

Georgia Brown

0345 556 4120