This ground floor, one bedroom flat with parking is situated in a lovely Over 55s development 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.
<p>This ground floor, one bedroom flat with parking is situated in a lovely Over 55s development 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 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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>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. </p>
<p>Entrance Hall <br />Porch cover. Alcove area with access to the electric meter. Rosewood uPVC door to hallway. Ceiling light point. Airing cupboard housing hot water tank. Lifeline system box. Electric storage heater.</p>
<p>Lounge 3.17m x 5.19m (10'5" x 17'0")<br />Wood door and window to sun room. Two storage heaters. Ceiling point point. Power points.</p>
<p>Sun Room 3.03m x 1.56m (9'11" x 5'1")<br />Rosewood uPVC windows and doors. Polycarbonate roof. Wall light point. Storage heater.</p>
<p>Kitchen 2.39m x 2.51m (7'10" x 8'3")<br />Archway from lounge. Cream kitchen with a range of units. Large uPVC window. Electric hob with extractor fan. Integrated oven. Space and plumbing for washing machine.</p>
<p>Bedroom 2.66m x 4.15m (8'9" x 13'7")<br />Two uPVC windows. Fitted wardrobes, shelving and bedside drawers. Ceiling light point. Power points. Electric heater.</p>
<p>Shower Room 2.29m x 1.72m (7'6" x 5'8")<br />Shower cubicle with electric shower unit. W.C and pedestal sink. Frosted uPVC window. Electric storage heater. Tiled around shower area. Ceiling light point.</p>
<p>Garden Area <br />Enclosed gravel garden area with hedgerow boundary. Space for small table and chairs and plant pots.</p>
<p> </p>Council tax band: X, Tenure: Leasehold, EPC rating: C.