- Two Bedroom Ground Floor Apartment with Juliet Balcony
- Presented in fantastic order throughout
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- Lodge manager available 5 days a week
- Owners’ lounge & kitchen with regular social events
- 24 hour Careline system for safety and security
- Guest suite for visitors & use of over 150 guest suites in Retirement lodges across the country
- Owners’ private car park
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this lovely two double bedroom ground floor apartment in this wonderful development, Avonbank Lodge. The apartment offers deceptively spacious accommodation, which is presented in fantastic order throughout. The Lounge is a spacious room with a Juliet balcony and has ample space for living and dining room furniture. The Kitchen, accessed via the Lounge, offers a range of eye and base level units with work surfaces over and tiled splashbacks. There is a built in waist height oven, 4 ring ceramic electric hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and washer/dryer. A window allows lots of light into the kitchen. Bedroom One is a good size double room with a built in mirrored wardrobe. Bedroom Two is another sizeable double, which could also be used as a dining room, study or hobbies room. The Shower room has a curved glass door, heated towel rail, a WC and a wash hand basin with vanity unit. There is also a separate WC. Perfectly complementing this wonderful apartment are two storage cupboards, which are located in the hallway.
Avonbank Lodge is a delightful development of 59 one and two bedroom retirement apartments situated on West Street, Newbury. The Lodge and the apartment are heated by a communal Air Source Heating. The costs for the heating are included in the service charges.
Located in West Berkshire, 50 miles south west of London, the market town of Newbury has good transport links via bus, rail and road.
Avonbank lodge is ideally located close to the centre of Newbury where you will find a range of national retailers, coffee shops and eateries as well as independent traders. An open-air market is held every Thursday and a Farmers market is held each month in the town.
The Kennet and Avon canal runs through the town centre with its many historical buildings including the Museum by the canal; the tow path offers good walks either towards Hungerford or Reading. The Corn Exchange, centrally located within Newbury, is a flagship art centre with some of the best facilities in the country including a 400 seat auditorium, a cinema and café.
The Lodge manager is on hand throughout the day to support the Owners and keep the development in perfect shape as well as arranging many regular events in the Owners’ Lounge from coffee mornings to games afternoons.
A Guest Suite is available for visitors & use of over 150 guest suites in Retirement lodges across the country. Prices are available on request from the Lodge Manager.
Avonbank Lodge has been designed with safety and security at the forefront. The apartment has 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.
Avonbank Lodge requires at least one apartment resident to be over the age of 60 with any second resident over the age of 55.
Service Charge (Year ending 31st May 2022): £3,531.52 per annum.
Ground rent: £625 per annum.
Council Tax: Band C
125 lease years commencing 2016
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Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, Air Source Heating, communal cleaning, air source heating, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund.
A 1% contribution of the final selling price to the contingency fund is payable by the Seller upon completion of the sale of the property.
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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