- Beautiful two bedroom third floor retirement apartment
- No Forward Chain
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- 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
- Great location close to the town centre & excellent transport links
- Lovely landscaped gardens
- Air Source Heat Pump powered efficient heating
- Lodge Manager available 5 days a week
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Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this wonderful two double bedroom apartment which is situated in a fantastic position, overlooking the communal gardens and being within close proximity to the lift. The apartment offers deceptively spacious accommodation which has been well maintained and now benefits from no forward chain. The Lounge is a lovely room which has ample space for living and dining room furniture. There is a feature electric fireplace with attractive surround and an outlook 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 electric hob with extractor hood over, a fridge, freezer and washer dryer. Bedroom One is a spacious double room which has a lovely outlook over the gardens and benefits from a built in mirror fronted wardrobe. Bedroom Two is another double room which could also be utilised as a hobbies room/study or as a dining room. The Shower room offers a curved glass shower cubicle, a WC and a wash hand basin with vanity unit. Perfectly complementing this wonderful apartment are three storage cupboards which are located in the hallway
Situated on the high street in the town of Maidstone, Kings Lodge is a stylish development of 53 one and two bedroom retirement apartments.
Maidstone, the County town of Kent, sits in the heart of the Garden of England. Attributable to its rich and diverse history, Maidstone is home to some of the most historic architecture with over 2,000 listed buildings and some must see heritage sites.Tucked away in the centre of Maidstone is the Infirmerer’s Garden, the perfect hidden gem to pass by a few leisurely hours. Home to a plentiful array of shops, with one of the largest selection of independent retailers in the country and housing a twice weekly market, Maidstone offers an assorted mix of jewellers, gift shops and local produce.
Its vibrant centre also accommodates various eateries, serving both locally sourced produce and cuisine from further afield. With such a wide selection, whether you fancy traditional afternoon tea or champagne by the river, Maidstone offers a range to satisfy all tastes.
If catching a play or visiting an art gallery or museum is your leisurely pursuit, Maidstone has an extensive selection. Art galleries display works from Old Masters to up-and-coming artists, whilst the theatre offers a diversity of the arts from dance to drama.
Unhurried boat tours travel along the River Medway passing the picturesque Kent countryside. Only a short distance from Maidstone is the magnificent Leeds Castle, a 900-year-old castle located in 500 acres of beautiful parkland and gardens. It has often been described as “the loveliest castle in the world”.
Maidstone offers multiple transport links. Maidstone East train station provides services to London and Ashford. In addition there are close motorway links and nearby access to the Channel Tunnel, allowing for the gateway to Europe. From sport and leisure to walks, shopping and cultural experiences, Maidstone has something to suit everybody.
Kings 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. 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.
For any visiting guests, the furnished twin guest suite is perfect and available for just £20 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.
Kings 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.
Kings 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 (01.06.2021 – 31.05.2022): £3,779.52 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Ground Rent: £625 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months
Council Tax: Band D
125 year Lease commencing 2017
Pets allowed with permission from Managing Agent
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, Ground Source Heating for the apartment, 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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