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Property details

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room


  • Leasehold
  • Over 60's
  • Brand new
  • Sky lounge
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Guest suite
  • On site host
  • Honesty bar & chef cooked meals
  • Town centre location
  • Rent before you buy option
  • Lift to all floors

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Luxury apartments exclusively for the over sixties

Welcome to carriages, a development of 28 one and two bedroom apartments, for the over sixties, created by 'PegasusLife Group, moments from the centre of Purley. Whether you enjoy cooking for friends and family, relaxing with a coffee and a novel or returning after a busy day out, Carriages is always a sociable and relaxing place to call home. The Ground Floor Reception is the main port of call for any requests or questions you may have. A convenient area where visitors can enjoy a refreshment and a warm welcome, this scrupulously cared for space sets the tone for the entire development. Also, on hand, is Your Host, a member of staff who's an invaluable first stop for any queries. They can provide a variety of services, from organisng a quiz night to ordering your favourite pastries from the local bakery. They'll also manage bookings for the guest suite should friends and family wish to stay over.

Other facilities offered at carriages include the Social Kitchen, found on the fourth floor of the development's bustling social hub. With its food larder offering artisanal provisions, honesty bar, dining table and banquette seating, its the ideal spot to have a bite to eat or a cup of coffee. The Social Lounge, you can settle down in a comfy armchair and put your feet up with a good book, or head out onto the Rooftop Terrace, where views over the town are the perfect accompaniment to a pre-dinner drink. It's your space, so enjoy it. Unfold your newspaper or dig out a board game. The Guest Suite, for your convenience, offers visiting friends and family, who would like to stay overnight. Located near the reception on the ground floor, the guest suite has hotel style provisions and an ensuite bathroom. ''Your Host will be able to help with bookings.Sit back and relax or catch up with friends., From leisurely strolls around the surrounding parkland to relaxing afternoons with friends and family, you'll be able to make the most of living at Carriages in Purley.

The one bedroom apartments at Carriages start from £320,000, all located on the first floor (with lift). The open plan Living Rooms have spacious designs with modern fittings and plenty of storage space. The Living Room maximise natural light with views overlooking the greenery outside, The fitted kitchens offer sleek grey floor tiles which is complemented by the custom built cabinets, and the finest appliances have been selected for their efficiency and ease of use. The bedrooms are again flooded with natural light, being peaceful and quiet, with excellent storage solutions and plenty of wardrobe space. The bathrooms have a large shower and vanity mirror The space is brightened with white tiling punctuated by rich green accents.

Other facilities include: Careline * Lift * Terrace * Bar * Communal Lounge * Camera Entry System * On-Site Manager * Award Winning Development Voted 'Best New Retirement Development in London' Evening Standard Awards 2018 * Excellent location within the centre of Purley, on the corner of Brighton Road/Christchurch Road * 5 minutes from Purley Station and 22 minutes train ride from Central London * 28 apartments over 5 floors (1&2 bedrooms) * Lift to all floors * Secure car park * Communal Rooftop Sky Lounge flanked by a wrap around Outdoor Terrace including a Social Kitchen and fully stocked Honesty Bar * A Manager on site 7 days per week. * CCTV door entry system to each apartment * 24 hour care monitoring line * Guest suite available for family and friends to book * 'Not for Profit' management company.* 999 year leases and share of management company *

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Local Amenities

  • Purley 0.3 miles
  • Purley Oaks 0.7 miles
  • Christ Church CofE Primary School (Purley) 0.2 miles
  • Margaret Roper Catholic Primary School 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Purley 0.3 miles
  • Purley Oaks 0.7 miles
  • Christ Church CofE Primary School (Purley) 0.2 miles
  • Margaret Roper Catholic Primary School 0.4 miles

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Average estimated value for a flat in CR8:

  • £285,034
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  • -£3,962
  • (-1.371%)
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9th Nov 2019 £380,000 First listed

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