2 bedroom Flat for sale in Bury St. Edmunds
1 Reception Rooms | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms
50% Shared Ownership £100,000
Key FeaturesA well presented two bedroom top floor apartment situated in Oxlip House which is a three storey building constructed in 2010 and is located on the popular Moreton Hall development on the eastern outskirts of the town. There are a total of 52 apartments in the development which offer communal and care facilities to people over the age of 55. This second floor apartment has accommodation comprising:- Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, open plan Sitting Room/Kitchen, Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room and a further 2nd Bedroom. There are communal gardens and car parking area to rear.
- MODERN SECOND FLOOR APARTMENT FOR THE OVER 55's
- OPEN PLAN SITTING ROOM/KITCHEN
- MASTER BEDROOM & EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM
- SECOND BEDROOM
- COMMUNAL GARDENS & PARKING
With loft access; built-in cupboard; door to cloakroom, two bedrooms and sitting room.
With low level w.c.; wash hand basin.
With rear aspect double doors; opening to kitchen.
With matching wall and floor mounted units; work surfaces over; inset single sink and drainer; four ring electric hob with extractor fan over; built-in Zanussi oven and grill; plumbing for washing machine; space for upright fridge freezer; space for half size dishwasher.
With front aspect window; door to en suite shower room.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM
With shower cubicle; wash hand basin; low level w.c.
With front aspect window; Velux Window.
Bury St. Edmunds is one of Suffolk's most attractive market towns and it affords excellent educational, recreational and cultural amenities including the Abbey Gardens and its ruins, the Theatre Royal, Art Gallery and Cathedral Church of St. James together with extensive shopping facilities, including the new Arc shopping centre. The A14 trunk road gives fast access to Ipswich, the East Coast, Cambridge, the Midlands, Stansted Airport and London via the M11 and there is also a rail connection to London.
From Bury St Edmunds, proceed along Eastgate Street and at the mini roundabout go straight over into Barton Road. At the set of traffic lights turn right. At the top of the road at the roundabout take first exit heading out towards Thurston, continue up the hill on Mount Road and at the roundabout take third exit. Then take first turning into Airfield Road and after a short distance Oxlip House will be found on the right hand side.
Mains services are believed to be connected including water, electricity and drainage.
St Edmundsbury Borough Council
COUNCIL TAX BAND
Tax Band B
For sale LEASEHOLD with vacant possession upon completion.
50% Shared ownership with monthly rent of £247.50, monthly service charge of £440.88 (including all utilities) and a monthly call care charge £190.36 (includes care manager, night care, emergency care staff and emergency call pendant).
To qualify for the property any applicants would be required to have a sale agreed on their current property (if applicable) and have to be approved by their Help-To-Buy agent, pass the necessary checks and be over the age of 55 (forms available on request for making an application).
There is an option to purchase a further 25% of the property and you would then own 75% and in this case there would be no rental payment.
The communal facilities are superb and include a restaurant, sitting room, cinema,well being room, and hair salon. There is also a library/meeting room and a large "drive in" buggy store/garage. A laundry is available for residents and a shop that sells the essentials. Communal gardens surround the building and car parks. The apartments are serviced by two lifts. Care is provided by the Order Of St John Care Trust and any purchaser with a care need will have a care assessment carried out - a minimum of three hours care is the entry level.
By appointment with the Sole agents Marshall Buck & Casson tel: 01284 705505.