Photos show general view of retirement development
Orcombe Court was constructed by McCarthy & Stone (Developments) Ltd and comprises 57 properties in 3 separate blocks, connected by a single storey walkway, each served by lift. The House Manager can be contacted from various points within each property in the case of an emergency. For periods when the House Manager is off duty there is a 24 hour emergency Careline response system. Each property comprises an entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, one or two bedrooms and bathroom. It is a condition of purchase that residents be over the age of 55 years.
A ground floor one bedroom retirement apartment
Emergency intercom, door entry system and intruder alarm. Illuminated light switch. Ceiling light. Power point. Door to storage cupboard housing fuse boxes and hot water tank.A door from the entrance hall leads to the:
Electric night storage heater. Power points to include TV & FM radio aerial point. Telephone point. Wall light points. Emergency pull cord. Coved and artex ceiling . Door to garden. Double doors with glazed panels lead to the:
Kitchen with window
Tiled and fitted with a range of wall and floor cupboards. Stainless steel sink with single drainer and roll edged working surfaces. Fitted hob with overhead extractor hood and separate fan oven. Space for refrigerator and freezer. Ceiling light, fan heater. Coved and artex ceiling.
Built in wardrobe with folding mirror doors. Illuminated light switch. Telephone point Electric night storage heater. Power points. Emergency pull cord. Wall lights. Coved and artex ceiling.
Tiled and fitted with suite comprising bath with emergency push button, shower, shower rail. WC with low level flush; Vanity unit. Electric wall heater. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail. Mirror with light over. Coved and artex ceiling.
EX8 Zed-Index £230,694£318,963£216,824£186,613£180,554 stats for
Value change £2,821(1.24%)£293(0.13%)£7,384(3.31%)£8,442(3.80%)£9,397(4.25%)£9,252(4.18%)£24,869(12.08%) from
Avg. price paid: £219,678
No. of property sales: 655
Avg. price paid: £225,561
No. of property sales: 1,986
Avg. price paid: £221,250
No. of property sales: 3,338
Avg. price paid: £219,420
No. of property sales: 4,828
Avg. price paid: £153,224
No. of property sales: 16,165
Avg. asking price in EX8:£284,884 No. of properties for sale in EX8:451
Avg. asking rent in EX8:£727 pcm No. of properties to rent in EX8:67