- One Bedroom second floor apartment overlooking gardens
- Generous double bedroom
- No Forward Chain
- 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
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this lovely one bedroom second floor apartment which is situated at the quiet rear elevation of Chelmer Lodge. The apartment offers deceptively spacious accommodation throughout together with a lovely outlook over the gardens. The lounge has ample space for living and dining room furniture and provides access to the Kitchen. The kitchen offers a range of eye and base level units with working surfaces over. There is a built in waist height oven, 4 ring electric hob, fridge, freezer and washer/dryer. The bedroom is a very generous double room which has a useful built in wardrobe and plenty of space for additional furniture if required. The shower room has a curved glass shower cubicle, a wc and a wash hand basin with vanity unit. Perfectly complementing the apartment is a sizeable cupboard which is located in the hallway.
Situated on New London Road, Chelmer Lodge is a stylish development of 55 one and two bedroom retirement apartments.
Chelmer Lodge is situated in the county of Essex and home to the Cathedral of Essex and East London and dates back 800 years.
The city benefits from a wide array of entertainment facilities with a range of exciting arts, culture and entertainment. Chelmsford hosts many international restaurants situated around the town, three theatres, two cinema complexes and at many of the Inn’s and wine bars a thriving music and comedy circuit.
Blending the vibrancy of the 800 year old traditional undercover market which operates every Tuesday to Saturday and the vitality of two contemporary large shopping malls and traditional high street and farmers’ market, Chelmsford offers one of the best shopping experiences in Essex.
For the sports enthusiasts and just a stone’s throw away from Chelmer Lodge, you will find one of England’s top 18 major county cricket clubs; The Essex County Ground home of The Essex County Cricket Club. For your other sporting preferences, Chelmsford Rugby Club, Springfield Cricket Club and Springfield Striders Running Club are based at the popular Coronation Park.
There is a regular train service from Chelmsford station where you can take the Greater Anglia route north along the East coast towards the popular seaside towns of Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth, historical Norwich and Ely along with tranquil Sheringham and Cromer. From Harwich International Port you can catch the ferry to Holland or take a cruise to Scandinavia or the Baltic’s and other European destinations. For your worldwide travel, London Stansted airport is located just 18 miles distant from Chelmsford.
Chelmer Lodge’s 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.
Chelmer 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.
Chelmer 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): £2,476.21 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Ground rent: £575.00 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Council Tax: Band D
125 year lease years commencing 2016
Pets allowed with permission from Managing agent.
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, air source heating, 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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