Wainwright Court

Wainwright Court, Webb View, Kendal

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Description

Wainwright Court

Wainwright Court was purpose built by McCarthy Stone for assisted living. The development consists of 60 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments with design features to make day-to-day living easier. This includes beautifully equipped kitchens with eye level ovens to minimise bending, walk-in showers for ease of use, simple lever taps and slip resistant flooring.
As well as the privacy of your own apartment, there’s the opportunity to lead a full and active social life. You can call into the homeowners’ lounge whenever you feel like company, and it’s a lovely place to meet up with friends or join in the many activities organised by homeowners and the Estate Management team. The lounge is also the perfect space to invite friends and family over for a special celebration.
Open every day, our table service restaurant serves tasty and nutritious lunches for our homeowners and their friends and family, at a very reasonable price. All the food is freshly prepared and we can cater for special dietary requirements.
For a special occasion or celebration, you’re also welcome to book our function room and there is a computer available to use here.
Wainwright Court also benefits from landscaped gardens and a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply).
For peace of mind, there is an Estate Manager on site and 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in all rooms.

Local Area

Wainwright Court is located in Kendal, an old market town situated on the edge of the most beautiful part of the country- the English Lake District. Kendal’s unique blend of history, culture and shopping makes it a desirable place to live and the perfect place to enjoy your retirement.
The historic town centre is within a quarter of a mile from the development and offers a mix of traditional shops and high street retail outlets. Highgate and Stricklandgate are the main shopping routes through town. You’ll also find the shopping centres and pedestrian-friendly Finkle Street and Market Place.
Kendal has excellent transport links with bus services providing routes to many of the surrounding towns and villages- the bus stop is located just 130 yards from Wainwright Court. Kendal rail station is on the branch line to Windermere from Oxenholme and is approximately 2/3 of a mile from Wainwright Court. Oxenholme is on the west coast mainline which provides connections to many of the country’s major cities.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole and letter box
Illuminated light switches, smoke detector, apartment security door entry system with intercom and the 24-hour emergency response pull cord system.
Walk-in storage/airing cupboard with shelving.
Doors lead to the living room, bedroom and wet room.

Living room

Westerly facing living room with views of Kendal Fell.
Glazed door to the balcony.
TV and telephone points, a Sky/Sky+ connection point, two ceiling lights, fitted carpets and raised electric power sockets.
A partially glazed door leads to the separate kitchen.

Balcony

Delightful westerly facing covered balcony.
Space for table and chairs.
Views of Kendal Fell.
The ideal place to watch the comings and going within the development and stunning sunsets.

Kitchen

Fully fitted with a range of modern wood effect wall and base level units and drawers with a granite effect roll top work surface.
Stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mono lever tap sits beneath an electronically operated window overlooking the front of the development and toward Kendal Fell.
Built in appliances include a raised level electric oven, four ring electric hob and stainless steel extractor hood over and integral fridge and freezer.
With tiled flooring, tiled splash backs, under-pelmet lighting and central ceiling spotlights.

Bedroom

A good size double bedroom.
Window overlooks the front of the development and toward Kendal Fell.
TV and telephone points, Sky/Sky+ connection point, fitted carpets, raised electric power sockets and the emergency pull-cord.
Walk-in wardrobe with rails and shelving.

Wet Room

Fully tiled with slip-resistant flooring throughout.
Level access shower with adjustable showerhead, grab rail and shower curtain; WC, vanity unit with inset sink.
Mirror with shaving light, electric heated towel rail and emergency pull-cord.

Service Charge

• Estate Manager
• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• Window Cleaning (outside only)
• 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
• One hour of domestic support per week is included in the service charge
• Care staff on-site 24-hours a day
• Running of the on-site restaurant
• Intruder alarm system
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV. To find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or Estates Manager.

Service charge: £6,910.95 p.a. (for financial year end 30/09/2022)

Car Parking Permit Scheme

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 Estate Manager on site for availability.

Additional Information

Lease length: 125 years from 2015
Ground rent: £435 per annum reviewed 01/2030
Managed by: Your Life Management Services
Council Tax: South Lakeland Band B

Features

  • A bright & well-presented one bedroom retirement apartment
  • Covered balcony with space for table and chairs
  • Westerly aspect with views of Kendal Fell
  • Homeowners lounge and Table service restaurant
  • Bespoke care packages available
  • Guest suite available for friends and family
  • River walks adjacent to development
  • Approx. a third of a mile to Kendal shops and amenities
  • Part exchange scheme available
  • 24 hour careline for peace-of-mind

Property Consultant

Kristy Bishop, Property Consultant - North East region

Kristy Bishop

0345 556 4120

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