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Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • Leasehold
  • Two bedroom Retirement apartment
  • Ground Floor
  • Overlooking the communal garden
  • 24 hour on site staff
  • Homemade 2 course meal and utilities included in service charge
  • No chain
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Description

Summary
Situated on the ground floor in the popular Whiston Court, this immaculately presented two bedroom apartment for the over 60's overlooks the communal garden and is being sold with no onward chain.

Description
Whiston Court is a prestigious development of purpose built retirement homes in White Ladies Close off the Tything near the centre of Worcester. Unlike most other retirement home developments, Whiston Court is not built by a commercial enterprise dedicated to maximising shareholder profits, but by Abbeyfield, a national charitable organization dedicated to providing homes for older people in a caring community.
This two bedroom ground floor apartment comprises; entrance hall, living/ dining / kitchen, two bedrooms and shower room.
The property further benefits from having 24 hour on site support, utility bills included within the service charge, a cleaner for one hour per week and a 2 course homemade meal every day. Residents are invited to enjoy a cup of tea or coffee every morning in the communal lounge, and there are many other activities on offer as part of the community life at Whiston Court.

Location
Barbourne area benefits from access to a range of entertainment, such as The Swan Theatre, Worcester Warriors Rugby Football Club and Worcester Racecourse. There is also easy access to Blackpole Retail Park which is made up of shops such as Homebase, Homesense, Dunelm, M&S Food, Next, Argos, Halfords, Lidl, Sainsbury's and McDonalds.
Junction 7 of the M5 motorway is only a short drive away (approximately 3 miles) and the city also benefits from having two train stations at Foregate Street and Shrub Hill. These stations serve Birmingham and are also on a direct line to London Paddington. There is also easy access to Worcestershire Royal Hospital.
The area also benefits from good access to facilities and education. The sports complex at Perdiswell; the facilities there are excellent and include a swimming pool. The schools are also very popular; Perdiswell Primary School has a good Ofsted Report and Tudor Grange Secondary school also has good Ofsted reports. Schools such as Northwick Manor School, and Bishop Perowne CofE College are also in close proximity to the property. There are also very well regarded private schools within the area which include Royal Grammar School and Kings. Finally St Stephen's Church is also close to the property.

Ground Floor

Communal Entrance Hall
Post boxes, mobility scooter store room, doors leading to the communal areas.

Stairs and lift rising to the first floor where the apartment can be located.

Residents Lounge
With plenty of soft seating, fireplace and doors leading out to the communal garden.

Residents Dining Room
The dining room is where residents are invited to come and enjoy their two course homemade meal every day (this is included within the service charge).

Hairdressing Room
A purpose-built room available for use as a hairdressing salon.

Games Room
In the games rooms, there are a wide selection of board games, playing cards, puzzles and even a piano.

Private Entrance Hall

Living / Dining Area 12' 2" x 13' 3" ( 3.71m x 4.04m )
Rear facing window, pendant ceiling light, TV point, double paneled radiator, open plan to kitchen.

Kitchen 10' 4" x 8' ( 3.15m x 2.44m )
Front facing window, fitted kitchen with stainless steel sink drainer with mixer tap, appliances including four ring ceramic hob, electric oven, integrated slimline dishwasher, fridge freezer and washer dryer. Spot lights, tiled splash back, slip resistant 'Tarkett' flooring.

Bedroom One 13' 7" x 10' 3" ( 4.14m x 3.12m )
Front facing window, pendant ceiling light, radiator, TV point, BT point.

Door leading to shower room.

Shower Room
White sanitary ware comprising large, level access walk in shower, wash hand basin, low level wc. Spot lights, shaver socket, radiator.

Bedroom Two 16' 9" x 6' 3" ( 5.11m x 1.91m )
Rear facing window, pendant ceiling light, radiator.

Communal Garden
Whiston Court has a lovely landscaped garden with a number of seating areas which can be access from the main residents lounge.

Parking
There is on site residents parking which is available for an additional cost. The spaces are subject to availability at the time of purchase.

Lease details are currently being compiled. For further information please contact the branch. Please note additional fees could be incurred for items such as leasehold packs.

1. Money laundering regulations - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5: Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6: Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Worcester Foregate Street 0.5 miles
  • Worcester Shrub Hill 0.8 miles
  • Royal Grammar School Worcester 0.1 miles
  • St George's Catholic Primary School 0.1 miles

Local map of the area

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Local Amenities

  • Worcester Foregate Street 0.5 miles
  • Worcester Shrub Hill 0.8 miles
  • Royal Grammar School Worcester 0.1 miles
  • St George's Catholic Primary School 0.1 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a flat in WR1:

  • £165,472
  • Price increase

  • £670
  • (0.407%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £145,113
  • Properties sold

    45

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5th Mar 2020 £210,000 First listed

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