Hendon Grange, London Road, Stoneygate, Leicester
- Type: Ground Floor Flat
- Availability: Sold STC
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Reception Rooms: 1
London Road, Stoneygate, Leicester, LE2 2PY
- Over 55s Retirement Development
- Two Bedroom Lower Ground Floor Flat
- On Site Warden During Weekdays
- Access To 24/7 Emergency Care Centre
- High Specification Shower Room
- Water Included In Service Charge
- Day/Evening Events
- Manicured Communal Grounds
- Lightly Refurbished In Recent Years
- Highly Desirable Stoneygate Location
Property SummaryA spacious two bedroom lower ground floor flat in the highly sought after Hendon Grange retirement complex offering independent yet supported living, if required, for the over 55s. Manicured communal gardens compliment the accommodation offered.
Property The Hendon Grange retirement complex offers the perfect balance between independent and lightly supported living for the over 55s. The development provides an onsite warden during weekdays while there is 24/7 access to an emergency care centre via the intercom and the pullcords throughout the property. A strong sense of community is felt at Hendon Grange with day and evening events put on for the community, during normal circumstances. The residents enjoy the privacy of their own self-contained flats with the added benefit of spacious communal grounds, lounge and laundry.
The flat itself occupies the lower ground floor and boasts spacious accommodation, heated by electric storage heaters. The well-proportioned rooms, benefitting from having been recarpeted in 2017, are positioned off the welcoming entrance hall. A large living dining room, with a central fireplace and patio door onto the grounds, flows openly into the fitted kitchen. The kitchen is fitted with a range of timber wall and base units with a worksurface encompassing an oven, hob, and sink and drainer unit. There is plumbing for a utility appliance although the purchaser may prefer to use the laundry for a nominal fee. The master bedroom is positioned off the hallway to the right and features an extensive fitted wardrobe. The second bedroom is next door; the bedrooms share the use of the recently refitted shower room which offers a spacious walk in shower with two thoughtfully positioned hand rails, heated towel rail, wash hand basin, and WC.
Outside The property offers a patio area with outdoor seating and well-maintained grounds providing a pleasant outlook and walks.
Resident and visitor parking are provided.
Lease Details Lease: 125 years commencing on 1st April 1989 with 94 years remaining
Ground Rent: £122.83 paid twice yearly to amount to £245.66 in total per annum
Service Charge (including water): £221.61 paid monthly to amount to £2659.32 in total per annum
Location This development is situated in the highly sought after area of Stoneygate, one and a half miles from the City Centre, offering a comprehensive range of local amenities including the nearby supermarkets, Leicestershire Golf Club and Leicester Lawn Tennis Club. Within walking distance are the ever-popular Allandale Road and Queens Road shopping parades which offer a wide variety of independent shops and boutiques. Leicester City Centre is situated a 10 minute drive or bus journey away providing a broad selection of shopping opportunities including the award-winning Highcross Shopping Centre.
Access links to the development are excellent ensuring isolation is a non issue with the A6 London Road offering convenient access to the Leicester mainline train station which provides services to London St Pancras in a little over an hour, Birmingham New Street station in under 40 minutes and Nottingham in 30 minutes.
Viewings and Directions Viewing by appointment only through the sole agent Oliver Rayns.
Postcode for Sat Nav: LE2 2PY