- One-bedroom ground floor retirement apartment
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- Modern shower room
- Super-efficient Air 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
- Great location close to the town centre & excellent transport links
A beautifully presented ground floor apartment at the highly sought after St John’s Lodge. The apartment las a large L shaped living area lending itself into 2 separate areas for living and dining. The living room also has a full height double glazed patio door and side window filling the room with light. The kitchen has high gloss white units with wood effect worktops and integrated appliances including a fridge, freezer, hob, oven and extractor hood. The bedroom is a large double room with fitted sliding mirror door wardrobes. The shower room is tiled and has a large curved glass shower and washbasin with cupboard below and mirror unit above.
Both the Lodge and the apartment have been built and finished to the very highest standards throughout. Every detail has been considered from fitting plenty of plug sockets, TV points and illuminated light switches to the beautifully landscaped gardens, nothing has been missed. A beautiful apartment in a modern development.
St John’s Lodge is a development of 44 one and two bedroom apartments in the village of Timperley in Altrincham just 7 miles southwest of Manchester. St John’s Lodge is ideally situated for daily amenities in the village centre and is aided by the Metro link, a regular tram providing journeys into the city centre, where you can indulge in stylish independent shopping, fine dining or visit on of the many attractions. St John’s Lodge is only a 500 meter walk away from the village centre where local high street convenience stores offer daily essentials.
There is plenty to do in the area with well known local events such as the annual Timperley Country Fair and the Timperley Horticultural Society Flower and Vegetable Show. Being so close to Manchester, there is even more just on the doorstep from Canal Cruises to museums.
Local transport is excellent with regular local buses into and around town and the surrounding areas and the M56 linking to the motorway network.
St john’s 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.
St John’s Lodge’s manager, Gwyneth, is on hand throughout the day to support the residents and keep the development in perfect shape. Gryneth 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 £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.
St John’s 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.
St John’s 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 (01.06.2019 - 31.05.2020): £2,179.70 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 from the Managing Agent
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, Air source Heating for the apartment and the lodge, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund.