- One Bedroom, Ground floor retirement apartment
- No forward chain
- Private Patio Area
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- 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 100 guest suites in Churchill Retirement lodges across the country
- Owners’ private car park
- Fully equipped laundry room and external buggy store and charging point
A beautifully maintained one-bedroom, ground floor retirement apartment has become available in the highly sought after Eaton Lodge, Chester. The apartment has a large lounge and a fully glazed patio door into the gardens and patio. The modern fitted kitchen has integrated appliances including fridge, freezer, cooker hob and waist height oven. The bedroom is a large double room and has a fitted sliding mirror door wardrobe. The shower room has a large curved glass shower enclosure, a WC and a wash hand basin. This room is perfectly finished with a vanity unit and an electric towel heater.
Eaton Lodge is a beautiful development of 33 one and two bedroom retirement apartments in the suburb of Hoole, just 1 mile east of Chester’s city center. Chester is one of the oldest and most complete walled cities and considered one of the jewels in Britain’s crown.
Eaton Lodge is named after Eaton Hall, The country house of the Duke of Westminster. The city is full of history with truly stunning architecture, great shops, parks and restaurants and home to the famous 1897 Eastgate Clock which forms part of the city walls.
Hoole’s main shopping area on Faulkner Street is just a few hundred yards down the road with everything from grocery shops, hairdressers, banks and a doctor’s surgery. Coronation Playing Fields and Alexandra Park are each less than 100 yards away with access to tennis courts and a bowling green. Chester Golf Club is less than 3 miles away and provides a challenging game alongside the River Dee.
Public transport is excellent with a bus stop right outside the Lodge, UK rail links from the city center and both Manchester and Liverpool John Lennon Airports close by.
Eaton Lodge has been designed with safety and security at the forefront, Apartment 4 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 unrivaled peace of mind.
Eaton Lodge’s manager, Corrina, is on hand throughout the day to support the owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Corrina 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 Churchill Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK. There is also a fully equipped laundry room onsite and external Buggy store and charging point.
Eaton 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.
Eaton 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 2020): £2,468.68 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 2014
Pets allowed with permission from Managing agent.
Service charges include: Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, air source heating, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund.