BLACK AND GOLDS ESTATE AGENTS are pleased to present this first floor One Bedroom Retirement Apartment situated in the sought-after Dove Tree Court Development in Shirley. Newly built and managed by McCarthy Stone. Viewing Highly Recommended!
Dove Tree Court is a popular retirement living development expertly designed and made up of 33 One and Two bedroom apartments. The complex benefits from a large communal lounge which is perfect for social events and a roof terrace. There is a guest suite (costs apply) ideal for visitors and the house manager on site can deal with this and any other requests for you.
Service charge is approx. £2134.53 per year and this cost covers maintenance of gardening and landscaping, external window cleaning, buildings insurance, water rates, security, homeowners lounge and other communal areas. It is a condition of purchase that residents must meet the age requirement of 60 years or of age or over.
Parking Permit Scheme - Parking is by allocated space subject to availability. The fee is usually £250 per annum. Permits are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check with the House Manager on site for availability.
Set back on the Stratford Road ideally located near to local amenities such as shops, restaurants, post office and on the main route for bus routes into Solihull Town Centre and Birmingham Town Centre, this development is an ideal place to spend your retirement.
Generous sized hallway leading into the spacious apartment with door leading to storage cupboard which houses the Gledhill boiler system. With doors leading to shower room, bedroom, and living room. The apartment is fitted with a ventilation system throughout and under floor heating.
Living Room: 20' 1" x 10' 7" (6.12m x 3.23m)
Spacious living room having a focal point feature fireplace with inset electric fire. Double glazed window to the side and floor to ceiling double window to the rear with lovely views. Comprising TV point, power point, telephone point, two ceiling light fittings. An oak effect part glazed door leads into:
Kitchen: 7' 10" x 7' (2.39m x 2.13m)
Fully fitted modern kitchen with a range of matching wall and base units. With build in waist high electric oven, four ring induction hob with extractor over, integrated fridge-freezer, stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap and double glazed window.
Bedroom: 12' 10" x 9' 5" (3.91m x 2.87m)
Double bedroom with walk in wardrobe for plenty of storage, tv point, telephone point, ceiling light and double glazed window.
Walk In Wardrobe 5' 8" x 4' 10" (1.73m x 1.47m)
With shelving, hanging rails and ceiling light point
Wet-Room: 7' 1" x 6' 10" (2.16m x 2.08m)
Having tiled flooring and walls, WC, vanity unit wash hand basin with mirror over. WC, level access double width shower unit with glass screen, heated towel rail and emergency pull-cord.
Service charge includes:
Cleaning of communal windows
*Water rates for communal areas and apartments
*Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
*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
*WIFI in the homeowners lounge
The Service charge does not cover external costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV.
Ownership Information - Ground rent annual fee - £425
Lease length 125 years from the 1st June 2013.