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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms


  • Leasehold
  • Over 55's Apartment
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Communal Amenities
  • Regular Events held in Communal Lounge
  • Lift Access
  • Close to Bus Routes, Local Shops & Amenities

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Guide price £120,000 - 130,000 **over 55's only** A spacious over 55's two bedroom apartment situated within the popular Orchard Gardens development. The development boasts lift access, accommodation consists of a fitted kitchen & large living area. There are two good sized bedrooms with built-in wardrobes and a bathroom. The development benefits from a lift, communal areas and amenities including; guest lounge, laundry and guest facilities. There are also regular events held in the communal lounge including coffee mornings, afternoon tea and cakes, talks and suppers. You also have the added bonus of a Care line alarm service, secure entry system and comfortable communal lounge leading out to a spacious well-kept garden. The apartment block is located within a short distance to local shops and amenities, and is only a short stroll to a bus stop taking you to Colchester Town Centre.
Entrance hall

Airing cupboard, loft access, doors to;

15' 6" x 10' 5" (4.72m x 3.17m) Double glazed window to rear, storage heater, kitchen
9' 5" x 5' 6" (2.87m x 1.68m) Range of fitted base and eye level units, integrated oven, hob, extractor fan, space for appliances, double glazed window to rear
Master bedroom

12' 2" x 11' 6" (3.71m x 3.51m) Double glazed window to rear, two built in wardrobes, storage heater
Bedroom two

11' 8" x 6' 5" (3.56m x 1.96m) Double glazed window to rear, storage heater, built in wardrobe

8' 5" x 5' 7" (2.57m x 1.70m) Low-level WC, wash hand basin, panelled bath with shower over, tiled flooring, heated towel rail, externally
Access to communal gardens, one allocated parking.
Agents notes

From discussions with the vendor we understand the lease information to be:
£175 per annum ground rent
Service charge includes water

Each apartment boasts Careline alarm service, and has access to Lift, Gust Lounge, Laundry, Guest facilities, communal gardens. Regular Social Activities include: Coffee mornings, afternoon tea & cakes, talks, suppers. New residents accepted from 55 years of age

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Hythe (Essex) 0.7 miles
  • Colchester Town 0.8 miles
  • St James' Church of England Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Willow Brook Primary School and Nursery 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Hythe (Essex) 0.7 miles
  • Colchester Town 0.8 miles
  • St James' Church of England Primary School 0.3 miles
  • Willow Brook Primary School and Nursery 0.4 miles

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Average estimated value for a flat in CO4:

  • £159,175
  • Price increase

  • £2,650
  • (1.693%)
  • Over the last 12 months

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29th Oct 2019 £120,000 First listed

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