Wardington Court, Welford Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton

For Sale £145,000

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Property Description

Comfortable retirement apartment conveniently situated for facilities.

Overview

Super one bedroom top floor apartment in the modern Wardington Court development with views over communal gardens. The property has had new carpets fitted and has the benefit of Upvc double glazing, electric underfloor heating, modern bathroom and kitchen fittings with an extensive range of TV, telephone and electrical sockets. 

Wardington Court comprises 56 Assisted Living retirement apartments located adjacent to parkland and close to local shops and supermarkets with bus stops in close proximity providing easy access to Northampton town centre and beyond. Well tended communal gardens provide a peaceful community feel to the development.

Residents have their own independent apartment but with the benefit of an on-site Estates Team who provide flexible care and support day or night. In addition there is a spacious homeowners lounge and a table service restaurant available 365 days a year. There is a hotel style guest suite for visiting family and friends (usually for a fee of £25 per night subject to availability) with en-suite shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. Wardington Court offers regular social gatherings for residents to include coffee mornings, afternoon teas and movie nights. 

Wardington Court is part of the McCarthy and Stone Retirement Living Plus range (formerly Assisted Living) to provide the homeowner with extra care. An Estate Manager manages the day to day running of the development and attends to any enquiries. One hours domestic assistance is included within the service charge although further hours can be arranged by appointment. There are a range of personal care packages provided by the on-site CQC registered care team. The development has 24 hour on site staffing, secure camera entry systems and 24 hour emergency call system provided by a personal pendant with static call points in the bathroom and main bedroom. 

NB: It is a condition of purchase that the residents should meet the age requirement of 70 years of age or over.

Accommodation:

The property is accessed via communal areas and lift to the second floor where the property can be found.

A front door opens into a spacious hallway with a walk in cupboard off and an emergency pull cord. Glazed doors into the lounge and bedroom face you as you enter the hall with the bathroom to your left. The lounge and bedroom have Upvc double glazed windows overlooking communal gardens. The bedroom also has a good sized wardrobe with sliding doors.

The well presented kitchen which is accessed via double fully glazed doors from the lounge has an extensive range of base and wall units with underlighting to the wall units. Integrated appliances include a stainless steel sink unit, a built in electric oven with space above, and an intergrated fridge and freezer.

The spacious bathroom is fully tiled with a white suite comprising a panelled bath, low level WC and wash hand basin with vanity unit whilst there is a wet area with shower over.

Key Features:

Communal lounge

Waitress service restaurant

Guest Suite

Laundry Room

Lift to all floors

Estate Manager and 24 hour on site staffing

Domestic assistance (1 hour included in service charge - additional hours by arrangement)

Personal care packages available from the on site CQC registered care agency

Mobility Scooter store and charging point

Service Charge Breakdown

Cleaning of communal windows

Water rates for communal areas and apartments

24 hour emergency call system

Upkeep of gardens and grounds

Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas

Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas.

Buildings insurance

Parking

There is a parking scheme subject to availability. Permits are available on a first come first served basis. Please check for availability and cost.

 

Further information

Lease details and charges available please contact agent.

All viewings strictly by appointment through the agents.