Lock Court

Lock Court, Copthorne Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 8LP

property description



A stunning first floor two bedroom retirement apartment within the prestigious Lock court development. The apartment boasts an array of benefits including walk out balcony with delightful park view. Under floor heating throughout and an air ventilation system.

Lock Court

Lock Court, part of McCarthy & Stones Retirement Living range, has been designed and constructed for modern independent living. The apartments have Sky+ connection points in living rooms, underfloor heating throughout, fitted wardrobes in master bedrooms, camera entry system for use with a standard TV and, for your peace of mind, a 24-Hour emergency call system. The homeowners' lounge is a great space for social events and, for added convenience, there is a guest suite which visitors can book into for a small fee (usually around £25). The dedicated House Manager is on site during their working hours to take care of the running of the development. 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, security, homeowners lounge and other communal areas. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or of age or over.

Entrance Hallway

Good size hallway leading in to the property where the door entry and 24hr emergency system is located along with a mains wired smoke detector. Off the hallway there is a door to a good size storage cupboard which houses the Gledhill hot water system and the plumbed in Washer/dryer machine. Further doors lead to the shower room, both bedrooms, and the living room.

Living room

A good size living room with double glazed doors to walk out balcony with a great view over the park. There is ample space for a dining table. TV, Sky+ connection point . Telephone point. Power sockets. Two ceiling light fittings. Oak effect door with glazed panels leads to the kitchen.


Fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units. Integrated fridge'freezer. Built in Hotpoint oven with side opening door. Four ringed Hotpoint induction hob with chrome extractor hood over. The stainless steel sink unit, with drainer and mixer tap, sits beneath a double glazed window with roller blind and overlooking the park. Tiled floor and splash back.

Master Bedroom

A good sized double bedroom with central light fitting. Double glazed window with park view. TV and telephone point. Door off to walk in wardrobe. Further door off to a luxury en-suite bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom

Fully tiled with modern white suite comprising; Low level bath with shower over and safety rails. WC, vanity wash-basin with cupboard unit below , Wall mirror over with integral light. Heated ladder radiator, ceiling spot lights.

Bedroom Two

Second double bedroom with great outllook overlooking park. Power points, Light fitting.

Shower room

Fully tiled shower room with double width shower unit with easy access. vanity unit wash hand basin. Fitted wall mirror above. WC, Heated towel rail. Spot lights.

Service Charge details

•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, our 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. To find out more about the service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.

Service charge: £3893.00 pa (for financial year ending 30/09/22)

Ownership details

Term of lease 125 years from 1st Jan 2015
Ground rent £495 p/a
Ground rent review date: Jan 2030


The fee is usually £250 per annum, but may vary by development. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.



Property Consultant

Andy Smith, Property Consultant - West Midlands region

Andy Smith

0345 556 4120