- One bedroom Ground floor apartment with patio area
- No forward chain
- Southerly facing aspect with lovely light and bright lounge
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- Super efficient Ground source heating
- 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 rare opportunity to purchase a ground floor, South facing apartment in the much sought after Peel Lodge, Marlow. The apartment offers wonderful presentation throughout, neutral decor and no forward chain. The Lounge is a lovely light and bright room, which has ample space for living and dining room furniture. There is a feature electric fireplace with attractive surround and a door, which leads to the patio area. 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 built in waist height oven, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer and 4 ring electric hob with extractor hood over. The generous double bedroom has a useful built in wardrobe and plenty of space for additional bedroom furniture if required. The Shower room has a curved glass shower cubicle, a wc and a wash hand basin with vanity unit. Perfectly complementing this wonderful apartment is a useful storage cupboard, which is located in the hallway.
Situated on Dean Street, Peel Lodge is a stylish development of 30 one and two bedroom retirement apartments.
The development is an easy walk away from the vibrant Georgian market town of Marlow. It is made up of historic streets and an abundance of boutique shops, restaurants, cafes and bistros, all adding to the town’s unique charm. It’s an ideal place for socialising or simply relaxing with a coffee overlooking the River Thames, or you can visit the artisan food and craft market on Saturday. There is a bus stop very close to the development.
Marlow is reputed to be one of the loveliest locations on the River Thames, set amongst the rich meadows of the river valley and alongside the woodlands of the Chiltern Hills. It is the location of Marlow Lock, originating from the 14th century. Marlow’s most famous landmark is the suspension bridge, which spans the River Thames and joins the counties of Buckinghamshire, Berkshire and Oxfordshire. There are two regattas, which take place within Marlow the Town Regatta and Marlow International Regatta Both provide a real buzz within the town in the summer time.
Higginson Park is located nearby on the Thames and offers beautiful open space with the option of taking a river cruise, or walking through the 'brick in grass' maze. The Thames Trail is one of the most walked paths in Britain and passes alongside the river in the park, ideal for a gentle stroll in the afternoon. Marlow Sport Club is also attached to Higginson Park and hosts clubs including tennis, cricket, and netball, perfect for the more active retiree.
Getting out-and-about around Marlow couldn’t be easier, with access to central London approximately 30 miles to the east, and bordered with the picturesque counties of Berkshire and Oxfordshire. Marlow is placed for good major road and rail links including the M40, M4, M25 and the Great Western Railway from Maidenhead station. From the local railway station you can venture out to Bourne End, Maidenhead, Reading, Henley-on-Thames, Windsor & Eaton and farther afield.
Peel 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.
Peel Lodge’s manager, Christine, is on hand throughout the day to support the owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Christine 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.
Peel 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.
Peel 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 (Year Ending 31st May 2021): £2,812.05 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Ground rent £575 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Council Tax Band D
Pets allowed with permission from Managing agent.
Service charges include: Ground Source Pump Heating, 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.
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