- One bedroom first floor apartment
- No forward chain
- Owners’ Lounge/Kitchen to meet with friends and neighbours
- Owners car park
- Social Events to enjoy and share common interests
- Guest Suite where family and friends can stay
- Communal Gardens to enjoy
- Lift available
- 24 Hour Careline system
- New slimline wall heaters and fuse box fitted
- House manager is usually available 5 days a week during working hours (except for holidays etc)
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this lovely one bedroom first floor apartment, which is situated in the highly sought after Davis Court. The property offers deceptively spacious accommodation, lovely views and no forward chain. The Lounge is a sizeable room which has ample space for living and dining room furniture and has views over the communal gardens. 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, 4 ring hob and fridge. Additional space and plumbing is also available for a washing machine. The Bedroom is a generous double room which has a useful built in wardrobe. There is also plenty of space for additional bedroom furniture if required. The Shower Room offers a shower cubicle, WC and a wash hand basin. Perfectly complementing the apartment are two useful storage cupboards which are located in the hallway.
Davis Court is a sought after development which consist of 63 one and two bedroom properties and is designed with the active independent retirees in mind. This site offers wheelchair access throughout, as well as lift access. Davis Court recently had their lease extended, making it one of the longest leases in the area.
The Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC) awarded Davis Court with the Silver Award for excellence in 2019.
Davis Court is conveniently located less than a mile away from the town centre. St Albans is a popular area, which offers a variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and entertainment. The local GP is a short walk away. The available bus stops are approximately 400 yards from Davis Court, which can provide easy access to the train station, which runs the Thameslink into Brighton, Sutton, Bedford, Luton and Gatwick Airport.
Davis Court is a Right to Manage Site. In 2010 the owners exercised their right to manage the estate independently from the original estate manager, Home Group. The Davis Court Right to Manage Company Ltd was formed, which is controlled by the resident Directors who are elected for a three year term.
The development offers Independent Retirement Living for the over 55’s providing a safe and secure environment. 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 will find the Owners’ Lounge a popular and relaxed place to meet.
Davis Court aims to provide comfort, security, safety and companionship that is essential to a happy retirement. The apartment has an emergency Careline system installed, monitored by the residential Manager during the day and 24 hours, 365 days a year by the Careline team. A Careline integrated intruder alarm, and sophisticated fire and smoke detection systems throughout both the apartment and communal areas provide unrivalled peace of mind.
Davis Court manager, Elaine, is on hand throughout the day to support the residents and keep the development in perfect shape. Elaine assist with arranging 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 £25 per night for friends and family. The same excellent value is available for you to use across more than 150 Retirement Lodges throughout the UK.
The award winning Millstream Management Services, who maintain the highest standards of maintenance and service for every lodge and owner, manages Davis Court.
Service charge (Year Ending 31st March 2021): £1,539.61 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management quarterly
No ground rent applicable
Council Tax Band B
The lease has been extended until 2176, the longest apartment lease in St Albans
This development does not allow pets, a decision made by the Right to Manage Directors
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, 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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