- One Bedroom, Second Floor Retirement Apartment
- Own Balcony
- Deceptively spacious apartment which is well presented throughout
- Separate Dining area
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- Lodge Manager available 5 days a week
- 24 hour Careline system for safety and security
- Owners’ private car park
- Great location close to the town centre & excellent transport links
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this stunning one bedroom second floor apartment overlooking the communal garden. The property offers deceptively spacious accommodation throughout and is presented in fantastic order. The Lounge benefits from lots of light and offers ample space for living room furniture with a separate dining area. There is a door to the Balcony and another door to the Kitchen. The Kitchen 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 electric hob with extractor hood over, a fridge and a freezer. The Bedroom is a generous double room with a useful built in mirrored wardrobe and plenty of space for additional bedroom furniture if required. The Shower Room offers a large shower cubicle with handrail, heated towel rail, a WC and wash hand basin with vanity unit beneath. Perfectly complementing this wonderful apartment is a useful storage cupboard located in the hallway.
Located in the town of Waltham Abbey, King Harold Lodge is a delightful development of 28 one and two bedroom retirement apartments.
Waltham Abbey is located between the River Lea and Epping Forest, approximately 16 miles from central London.
Lee Valley Regional Park, a 10,000 acre area offers a substantial variety of leisure facilities and open spaces to enjoy and explore, extending over different counties, with some of the Park covering the Waltham Abbey area.
Within the Lee Valley and the locality of Waltham Abbey, you can find the medieval Waltham Abbey Church, Waltham Abbey Gardens & Cornmill Meadows, Lee Valley Park Farms, Gunpowder Park & Sewardstone Marsh and the Secret Island Royal Gunpowder Mills. The Epping Forest District Museum can be found in Waltham Abbey town.
Waltham Abbey has its own cinema, library and provides a variety of shops. Two leisure centres include the Town Mead Leisure Park, a premier 42 acre outdoor sport and leisure complex with a lake and Waltham Abbey Swimming Pool.
Approximately three miles out of Waltham Abbey town is Epping Forest, Loughton – London’s largest open space providing events, walking and other pursuits. Waltham Abbey provides excellent shopping and leisure facilities which includes, amongst others, bakers, supermarkets, cafés, restaurants, pharmacies, hairdressers and clothes shops all within the main centre and walking distance from King Harold Lodge.
The nearest train station serving Waltham Abbey is at Waltham Cross – trains from here run to places including Broxbourne, London Liverpool St, Hertford East, Bishop’s Stortford and Stratford (London). Buses from Waltham Abbey provide transport to destinations including Waltham Cross, Loughton, Debden, Broxbourne, Ware and Hertford.
King Harold 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.
King Harold Lodge’s manager, Sheelagh, is on hand throughout the day to support the Owners and keep the development in perfect shape. King Harold Lodge is a very social lodge with events ranging from movie nights to strawberry and cream afternoons, board games, music evenings, fitness classes and birthday celebrations.
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.
King Harold 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.
King Harold 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 31 May 2021) £2,670.65 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Ground Rent: £555 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Council Tax Band C
125 year Lease commencing 2015
Pets allowed with permission of the Management Company
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, Air Source Heating, 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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