- Lovely one bedroom first floor apartment
- Fantastic presentation throughout
- Single aspect Lounge
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- Owners’ lounge & kitchen with regular social events
- Guest suite for visitors & use of over 150 guest suites in Retirement lodges across the country
- 24 hour Careline system for safety and security
- Great location - a short walk to local shops and excellent transport links to the town centre
- Lodge manager available 5 days a week
- Owners’ private car park
- Lounge and hallway carpets recently replaced
- Water heater replaced
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this lovely one bedroom first floor apartment which is situated in a quiet position within Victoria Lodge. The apartment offers deceptively spacious accommodation overlooking Highfield Lane and Portswood Road. The Lounge is a lovely bright room which benefits from a feature electric fire with attractive surround and ample space for living and dining room furniture. The Kitchen, which is accessed via the Lounge, offers a range of eye and base level units with working surfaces over and tiled splashbacks. There is a waist height oven, 4 ring electric hob, fridge and freezer. The bedroom is a generous double room which has a useful built-in wardrobe. The Bathroom has been fitted with a bath with shower over, a WC and a wash hand basin. Perfectly complementing the apartment is a useful storage cupboard which is located in the hallway.
Victoria Lodge is a prestigious and stylish development of one and two bedroom purpose built apartments constructed by Churchill Retirement Living. The development comprises of 35 properties arranged over 4 floors and is ideally situated in an ideal position close to essential amenities. Portswood is ideally situated in the suburbs of Southampton, within easy reach of all local amenities and many places of interest.
Victoria Lodge has been designed with safety and security at the forefront. All apartments and communal areas have an emergency Careline system installed, monitored by the onsite Lodge Manager during the day and 24 hours, 365 days a year by the Careline team. A Careline integrated intruder alarm, secure video entry system and sophisticated fire and smoke detection systems throughout both the apartment and communal areas provide unrivalled peace of mind.
Victoria Lodge’s manager, Sue, is on hand throughout the day to support the Owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Sue arranges many regular events in the Owners’ Lounge from Coffee Mornings to Games Afternoons. For any visiting guests, the furnished twin Guest Suite is perfect and available for just £15 per night for 1 visitor and £20 (£10 each) for 2 visitors. The same excellent value is available across more than 150 Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK.
Victoria Lodge is managed by the award winning Millstream Management Services, working closely with Churchill Retirement Living and Stratton & King to maintain the highest standards of maintenance and service for every lodge and owner.
Victoria Lodge requires at least one apartment resident to be over the age of 60 with any second resident over the age of 55. Each Apartment is completely self-contained with its own front door, providing you with privacy and peace and quiet when you want it. When you fancy some company, you’ll find the Owners’ Lounge a popular and relaxed place to meet.
Service charge (01.06.2019 – 31.05.2020): £2,298.96 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Ground rent: £564.08 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Council Tax: Band B
125 year Lease commencing 2006
Pets allowed with permission of the Management Company
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund.
DESCRIPTION Measurements are approximate and some may be maximum on irregular walls.
CONSENTS We have not had sight of any relevant building regulations, guarantees or planning consents all relevant documentation pertaining to this property should be checked with your legal advisor before exchanging contracts.
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