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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • 22 retirement lifestyle apartments all with balconies
  • Fully fitted kitchens with granite worktops & neff appliances
  • Gas fired radiator central heating
  • Elmtree lodge is exclusive to residents aged 60 & over
  • Development including show apartment available to view by appointment
  • Luxury personalised bespoke finish to each apartment
  • Fitted wardrobes to both bedrooms
  • Two rooftop gardens
  • Independent secure living with 24 hour careline facility

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Description

A new luxury third floor retirement apartment exclusive to residents 60 and over, centrally situated with a variety of everyday amenities close by including Waitrose and Co-op Supermarkets. Bus stops are immediately available in Cranleigh Drive and London Road with comprehensive services operating to most areas including Leigh town centre, Leigh railway station, Southend and surrounds.

Property Description

A new luxury third floor retirement apartment exclusive to residents 60 and over, centrally situated with a variety of everyday amenities close by including Waitrose and Co-op Supermarkets. Bus stops are immediately available in Cranleigh Drive and London Road with comprehensive services operating to most areas including Leigh town centre, Leigh railway station, Southend and surrounds.

All apartments have private balconies and there are two rooftop gardens available for the enjoyment of all owners of Elmtree Lodge and these are accessible from the third floor and can be accessed by either a lift or the stairs. Also on the third floor is a small kitchen area. The residents lounge and adjoining kitchen facilities are located on the ground floor as are the house manager’s office and the guest bedroom suite.

Each individual apartment is finished to an exceptional standard including high quality kitchen fitments/appliances, luxury sanitary ware/tiling and fitted floor coverings.

The communal gated car parking is accessed from Cranleigh Drive with entry and exit by the electrically operated gates.

Residents Lounge

Guest Suite

Two Roof Gardens

Entrance Hall (3.28m (10'9))

Fitted carpet. Access hall to central area 11’ x 9’6

Lounge Area (4.57m x 3.20m (15'0 x 10'6))

Fitted carpet. French doors with adjoining side windows leading onto own private balcony:

Balcony (4.72m (15'6))

With frosted glass balustrading and external lighting. Decked flooring.

Kitchen Area (3.45m x 1.98m (11'4 x 6'6))

Fully fitted with quality range of units and Neff integrated appliances comprising of oven, gas hob, extractor hood, integrated fridge/freezer, integrated washer/dryer, integrated slimline dishwasher, integrated microwave, range of granite worktops with matching upstands to worktops. Inset LED down-lighters to ceiling. Vinyl floor covering.

Bedroom One (3.45m x 2.74m (11'4 x 9'0))

Window. Radiator. Fitted carpet. Power points. Tv point. Fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom Two (3.20m x 2.29m (10'6 x 7'6))

Window. Radiator. Single wardrobe. Drawer units. Fitted carpet. Power points. Tv point.

Shower Room (2.18m x 1.83m (7'2 x 6'0))

Fully tiled double width shower cubicle. Vanity wash hand basin with mixer tap and drawers beneath. Close coupled wc with push button control. Mirrored bathroom cabinet and large vanity cupboard. Chrome towel radiator. Extractor fan. Non-slip vinyl floor covering.

Development Specification

Communal Residents lounge and kitchen.
House manager.
24 hour emergency call system.
Guest suite available (by prior arrangement with House Manager).
Lift to all floors.
Third Floor Roof Gardens.
Private Balcony to each Apartment.
External mobility power supply.
First Port Retirement to be appointed as managing agents.
Gated car park with electrically operated gates.

Apartment Specification

Super structure - refer to architect's drawings (subject to minor amendments during construction).
Heating to be provided by gas Combi boiler serving wet radiators and heated towel rail in
bathrooms.
Hot water to be provided by gas Combi boiler.
Oak veneer internal doors with chrome lever handles.
150mm Ovolo skirting and 70mm Ovolo architrave.
Dulux Jasmine white satin paint to architrave and skirting.
Ceilings set flat with cove to perimeters.
All walls finished in matt emulsion.
Pvcu windows.
Camera entry system for use with a standard television.
Free internal telephone calls.
Wiring for terrestrial and satellite TV system, including FM radio and dab with communal aerial
24 hour emergency call system.

Lease

125 Year Lease.

Council Tax

(From April 2018 - March 2019) Band 'E', £1966.69 per annum.

Ground Rent

£495 per annum.

Maintenance Charge

(Up to June 2019) £2452.04 per annum or £47.15 per week.

Please note, the maintenance charge includes water & sewerage, buildings insurance, external window cleaning, plus communal cleaning.

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Superfast broadband Superfast broadband

Up to 79.9 Mbps (Source: Ofcom)

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Leigh-on-Sea 0.8 miles
  • Chalkwell 0.9 miles
  • West Leigh Junior School 0.2 miles
  • West Leigh Infant School 0.2 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Leigh-on-Sea 0.8 miles
  • Chalkwell 0.9 miles
  • West Leigh Junior School 0.2 miles
  • West Leigh Infant School 0.2 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a flat in SS9:

  • £243,392
  • Price increase

  • £14,176
  • (6.185%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £239,708
  • Properties sold

    97

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
24th Feb 2020 £325,000 Price reduced by £50,000
26th Nov 2019 £375,000 Price reduced by £24,995
4th Sep 2019 £399,995 First listed
7th Feb 2019 £400,000 Last sold

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