Sykes Court

St. Stephens Fold, Off Lidget Street, Huddersfield

property description



Sykes Court was built by McCarthy & Stone purpose built for retirement living. The development consists of 61 one and two-bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60s. There is a House Manager on site and a 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the bathroom.

The apartment features a fully fitted kitchen, lounge, bedroom and separate shower room. The development includes a Homeowners' lounge and landscaped gardens. There is a guest suite for visitors who wish to stay (additional charges apply). A car parking – permit scheme applies, check with the House Manager for availability.
Sykes Court is situated in Lindley a quiet residential suburb of nearby Huddersfield, located just off one of Lindley’s main streets and as a result conveniently places for the local shops including a newsagents, convenience store, bakers and post office with a greater selection if shops in Huddersfield centre just 2 miles away. The development is well served by public transport with regular buses into Huddersfield from where a far wider variety of destinations can be reached by both bus and rail.
It is a condition of purchase that all residents must meet the age requirements of 60 years.

Entrance Hall

Front door with spy hole leads to the entrance hall - doors lead to the bedroom, living room and bathroom. 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.


Bright and airy lounge with window and door to patio area, onto the beautiful gardens. There is space for dining and a feature electric fire with surround which provides 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.


Fitted kitchen with a range of modern low and eye level units and drawers with work surface. Linoleum floor. Stainless steel sink with mono block lever tap. Built-in oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood and fitted integrated fridge, freezer and under pelmet lighting. Upvc double glazed window with views onto the landscaped garden.

Bedroom One

Double bedroom with window. Benefiting from a mirror fronted wardrobe. Ceiling lights, TV and phone point and raised electric power sockets.

Shower Room

Fully tiled walls and fitted with bath with shower above and glass screen, WC, vanity unit with sink and mirror above.

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, but does include the cost of your House Manager, your water rates, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Service charge £1,861.92 pa (for financial year ending 02/2023

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 House Manager on site for availability.

Leasehold Information

Lease Length: 125 years from 2009
Ground rent: £425 per annum reviewed 06/2009
Managed by: McCarthy Stone Management Services


  • One bedroom lower ground floor apartment
  • Patio onto landscaped garden
  • House Manager
  • 24 hour careline
  • Guest suite for friends and family
  • Sunny aspect
  • Lindley amenities on your doorstep
  • Homeowners lounge
  • Part exchange scheme available
  • Call McCarthy Stone Resales to view 0345 5564104

Property Consultant

Brendan Mann, Property Consultant - North West Region

Brendan Mann

0345 556 4120