Wheatfield Court, Lancaster, LA1

  • Type: Flat
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Leasehold
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Property Features

  • Ground Floor Flat
  • One Bedroom Flat
  • Resident's Car Park
  • Over 55's Only
  • City Centre
  • Close To Train Station
  • 70% Ownership
  • No Chain

Property Summary

Ground Floor Flat | One Bedroom | Resident's Car Park | Over 55's Only | City Centre | Close to Train Station | 70% Ownership | No Chain

Full Details

This ground floor, one bedroom flat with dedicated car park for the development, situated on the corner of Wheatfield Street, Lancaster just a short walk from the city centre and close to the train station. This is a fantastic opportunity to purchase affordable accommodation and for those looking to downsize. The property briefly comprises; entrance hall, kitchen, double bedroom, generous lounge, sun room/conservatory and bathroom. Externally there is a courtyard for residents parking. 'Lifeline' is already installed and can be used at an additional fee. Conveniently located in the city centre and a short walk to Lancaster train station. NO CHAIN.

Wheatfield Court, Lancaster is available to those retired from active employment and over the age of 55 years.

The property is Leasehold and is offered on a 99-year Lease. The Freehold remains with Lancaster City Council who retain a 30% equity in the property for which there is no additional cost or rent to be paid. The Lease is not assignable but is to be surrendered back to the City Council, i.e. there is a guaranteed purchaser (Lancaster City Council) of the property should the Tenant (current owner) wish to leave.

There is an annual Service Charge payable to the City Council which is currently £400 per annum and covers maintenance of the buildings and common areas, buildings insurance, servicing and maintenance of the Lifeline System and management costs. This cost is variable. 

Entrance Hall
Porch cover. Alcove area with access to the electric meter. Rosewood uPVC door to hallway. Ceiling light point. Airing cupboard housing hot water heater. Lifeline system box. Electric storage heater.

Lounge 3.16m x 5.13m 
Wood door, window and door to sun room. Two storage heaters. Electric fire. Ceiling point point. Power points.

Sun Room 3.03m x 1.43m 
Rosewood uPVC windows and doors. Glazed door to lounge. Polycarbonate roof. External metal shutter for added security. 

Kitchen 2.46m x 2.42m 
Wood door from hallway. Wooden effect kitchen with a range of units. Large uPVC window. Electric hob and oven combi with extractor fan. Space for fridge/freezer and plumbing for washing machine.

Bedroom 2.64m x 4.14m

uPVC window. Built in cupboard. Ceiling light point. Power points. Electric heater.

Shower Room 2.29m x 1.73m 
Wet room with mixer shower facility. W.C and pedestal sink. Frosted uPVC window. Electric fan heater. Aqua board throughout. Ceiling light point.

Garden Area
Enclosed paved area with decorative railings. Space for small table and chairs and plant pots.

EPC rating: Unknown. Council tax band: X, Tenure: Leasehold,