FANTASTIC opportunity to purchase affordable, over 55s accommodation just a short stroll from Lancaster city centre. Offered on a 70% ownership basis this ground floor, one bedroom flat is ideal for those looking to downsize and be close to the city's amenities.
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
This property 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.
Wooden door with stained glazing. Ceiling light point. Storage heater. Consumer unit. Cupboard containing water tank and storage space.
Kitchen 2.96m x 1.96m (9'9 x 6'5)
Wall and base units in white. Beige laminate worktop. Stainless steel sink and drainer with chrome taps. Brown uPVC double glazed window. Extractor fan.
Bathroom 2.46m x 1.73m (8'1 x 5'8)
Three piece suite in beige with chrome fittings. Tiles surrounding bath. White uPVC double glazed window with frosted glass. Ceiling light point.
Living Room 3.16m x 4.67m (10'4 x 15'4)
Wooden fireplace with electric bar fire. Double glazed door and side panel leading to conservatory. Two storage heaters. Aerial and phone point. Ceiling light point.
Bedroom 2.68m x 4.16m (8'10 x 13'8)
Double glazed window in brown. Built-in storage with hanging space and shelving. Ceiling light point.
Concrete flags and gravel with wooden gate to front.
Parking area. Bin storage.