- Two double bedroom second floor apartment
- Fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
- Neutral décor throughout
- 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
- Great location close to shopping facilities & excellent transport links
- Landscaped communal gardens
Stratton and King are delighted to be marketing this lovely two double bedroom apartment which is situated on the second floor of Gifford Lodge, at the front of the development, overlooking Twickenham Green. The apartment is heated by Air Source Pump Heating and enjoys well-proportioned rooms, natural décor throughout and is deceptively spacious. The Lounge is a fabulous room which enjoys fantastic views of Twickenham Green and a Juliet balcony. There is ample space for living and dining room furniture, a feature electric fireplace and numerous power points. The apartment has a Kitchen which has been fitted with a range of eye and base level units with working surfaces over. There is an integrated washing machine, fridge, freezer, electric oven and hob with extractor hood over. The Master Bedroom is a sizeable double room which has a useful built in wardrobe and its own en-suite shower room which comprises of a Shower, WC and wash hand basin. Bedroom Two, currently set up as a dining room, is another double bedroom which has views of The Green. The Bathroom offers a bath with shower over, a WC and a wash hand basin with vanity unit beneath and mirror above. Perfectly complementing this superb apartment are two useful storage cupboards, located in the hallway.
Located in the town of Twickenham, Gifford Lodge is an exclusive gated development of just 29 apartments, ideally situated close to local shopping facilities and transport links. The lodge is in the perfect position with a bus stop right outside. Lying opposite Twickenham Green, Gifford Lodge enjoys beautifully landscaped gardens and residents parking.
Gifford 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. 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.
Gifford Lodge’s manager, Joy, is on hand throughout the day to support the owners and keep the development in perfect shape. Joy 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 100 Churchill Retirement Lodges for owners to visit throughout the UK.
Gifford 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.
Gifford 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): £3,763.90 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months.
Ground rent: £713.38 per annum. Collected by Millstream Management every 6 months.
Council Tax Band E
Pets allowed with permission from Managing Agent
125 year Lease commencing 2012
Service charges include: Air Source Pump Heating, Careline system, buildings insurance, water and sewerage rates, communal cleaning, utilities and maintenance, garden maintenance, lift maintenance, lodge manager and a contribution to the contingency fund.