St Bedes, Bedford
£243,750 SALE AGREED
2 bed flat - retirement
This purpose built retirement apartment occupies a popular development around six years old, situated in the heart of the town centre. Available as a 75% share of the property, the accommodation provides a spacious living room, a separate self contained kitchen with built in appliances, two bedrooms and a large wetroom with level access shower. There is also a second WC and plenty of storage with cupboards and wardrobes built in. All of the rooms are accessed via a generous entrance hall and a balcony provides some outside space and enjoys a predominantly west facing aspect. In addition, there are double glazed windows throughout, lifts to all floors and a remote control power assisted front door providing easy access. There is also the advantage of no upward chain. The property is restricted to those aged 55 or over and is held on a 125 year lease commencing in January 2012. The current service charge and ground rent amounts to circa £350 per month and includes gas, electricity and water charges as well as warden control facilities.
St Bedes offers an impressive range of facilities including a restaurant, coffee lounge, cinema room and gym. Further treatment rooms are available with a hairdresser, assisted bathing/spa, a podiatrist, meeting rooms and laundry. The outside space is a particular benefit with well-kept communal gardens including a sensory garden available for planting flowers and vegetables. There is also a communal car park (available on a first come, first served basis) as well as a guest apartment.
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