Portman Court is an assisted living development built by McCarthy Stone, designed specifically for the over 60s, for those who wish to enjoy independent living but may need some domestic support. There is an estate manager who leads the team and oversees the development. Each apartment has a fully fitted kitchen, electric economy 7-heating, fitted and tiled bathroom with shower and a 24 hour emergency call system.
Communal facilities include a homeowners lounge where social events and activities take place, a function room and landscaped gardens. There is a fully equipped laundry room and restaurant which is table service and serves freshly prepared meals daily. If your guests wish to stay, there is guest suite accommodation which can be booked (fees apply). There is a 24 hour emergency call system provided by pull cords in your apartment call as well as onsite management 24 hours a day.
One hour of domestic support per week is included in the service charge at Portman Court with additional domestic support available at an extra charge.
Portman Court is conveniently located close to the main high street with a selection of shops.
Front door with spy hole leads to the entrance hall. Tunstall 24 hour emergency response pull cord system. Illuminated light switches and smoke detector. From the hallway there is a door to a large walk in storage cupboard and another large airing cupboard. Doors lead to the bedrooms, living room and bathroom.
A bright and spacious living/dining room. Ceiling lights, power points. TV & telephone points. A feature fireplace creates a focal point to the centre of the room. Partially glazed double doors lead onto a separate kitchen. Emergency pull cord.
Fully fitted modern style wood effect kitchen with modern cupboard doors and coordinated work surfaces. Ceiling lights. Stainless steel sink with chrome mixer tap and electrically operated kitchen window providing views over the beautiful gardens. There is an integrated fridge and integrated freezer, dishwasher and a fitted electric oven. There is also a fitted electric ceramic four ring hob with extractor over and tiled splash back behind. Emergency pull cord.
A spacious double bedroom with fitted double wardrobes. TV and phone point, ceiling lights. Emergency pull cord, double glazed window overlooking gardens.
A substantial second double bedroom that could also be used as an office or a separate dining room. TV and phone point, ceiling lights. Double glazed windows gives the flat views over the beautiful manicured gardens.
Tiled and fitted with a low level panel enclosed bath and separate walk-in shower. Toilet, vanity unit with sink and mirror above. There are grab rails and non-slip flooring. 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 for this property is £11,351.94 p.a. up to financial year end 31/08/2022.
125 Years from 2008
Ground Rent £435. reviewed 04/2023