The concept of carefree retirement living will appeal to purchasers seeking peace of mind as every conceivable situation is covered by the comprehensive package provided that includes the services of an on-site Lodge Manager Mon-Fri 9am-5pm and a 24 hour care line facility. The spacious Owners Lounge has a coffee bar and is the venue for regular social events throughout the year. There is also a wellbeing suite for hairdressing and similar facilities.
This particular apartment is positioned on the second floor and is served by communal lifts. The spacious lounge/dining room offers excellent living space and the kitchen and shower room are superbly appointed. The generous bedroom measures 19' x 9' and incorporates a walk-in wardrobe.
Two lifts ascend to the communal landing and the private entrance hall has a dado rail and a touch screen intercom/entryphone. A glazed door leads to the spacious lounge/dining room that offers excellent living space. There is a mantelpiece with an electric log effect fire, a focal point for the room, an electric panel heater and a TV point. A glazed door permits access to the kitchen that comprises a range of wall and base units with complementary work surfaces that incorporate a stainless steel sink unit and a mixer tap. Fitted appliances include an oven/grill, four ring electric hob with an extractor hood over, washer/dryer and fridge together with a separate freezer with a front aspect window with a southerly aspect.
The bedroom in a generous 19' x 9'2" boasting a southerly aspect and has a TV point. The walk-in wardrobe has a light, hanging rails and shelving. Superbly appointed, the shower room displays a three piece white suite comprising a shower cubicle with a support hand rail and a mixer tap. There is a close coupled WC and the wash hand basin has a mirrored medicine cabinet and a shaver socket above. Fully tiled walls, an extractor fan and a chrome heated towel rail complete the specification.
The well tended communal grounds are predominantly laid to lawn with shrubs and trees. Paths with external lighting lead to the main entrance door that has an intercom entry phone system. A parking space is available on a first come first served basis and a bicycle/motability scooter store is provided.
The apartment is ideally situated within a popular suburb of Southampton a short distance from local amenities including a range of shops and well regarded schooling for all ages. Access to the M27 is an approximate five minute drive away making this an ideal spot for commuters. Train links can be found at St Denys train station a few minutes away as well as Southampton Central Station with regular direct trains to London Waterloo.
The tenure is leasehold with a 999 year lease from Dec 2018. Maintenance charges are £2,019.36pa and ground rent is £575pa. A bike/motability scooter store is provided.
Head away from the city in a northerly direction along The Avenue and opposite The Cowherds public house turn right into Westwood road. At the T junction turn right and then next left into Russell Place. At the end turn right into Abbotts Way and follow the road around to the left turning right at the end into Highfield Lane. Proceed straight on at the crossroads where the development will be found on the left hand side (Post code for Sat Nav purposes is SO17 2AX).