The Close, Ringwood, Hampshire
A well presented two double bedroom first floor retirement apartment for the over 55’s | Exclusive gated development | Allocated off road parking | Within strolling distance of all town centre amenities | Gas fired central heating | Non-resident house manager | 24 hour care line facility.
Summary A well presented two double bedroom purpose built first floor retirement apartment for the over 55’s, within an exclusive gated retirement development – comprising of a three storey apartment block and cottages clustered around a courtyard – each with allocated off road parking. The property was originally built in 2004 by Banner Homes, and is centrally located within strolling distance of all town centre amenities. The property benefits from gas fired central heating and is double glazing throughout. There is a non-resident house manager and a 24 hour care line facility.
Situation Within strolling distance of all town centre amenities, including a doctors surgery, pharmacy, independent retailers in the high street and the Furlong shopping centre, which includes a Waitrose.The property is also well placed for access to the A31 for Bournemouth/South Coast and Salisbury (via the A338), and Southampton/beyond (via the M27). Ringwood is an historic market town on the edge of the New Forest, that is served by frequent bus and coach services to nearby regional centres, as well as London and its airports.
Accommodation Secure front entrance with entry phone facility leads to a communal entrance hall with staircase and/or passenger lift to the first floor landing, fire door leads to an inner hallway and panelled entrance door with door view.
Entrance Hall | Entry phone. Deep built in airing cupboard houses a Worcester wall hung gas fired central heating boiler, slatted shelving, RCD consumer unit and electric meter. Built in broom cupboard with storage shelf. Telephone and tv/fm point. White panelled doors lead to;
Sitting Room | With an attractive deep oriel bay casement window. TV/FM/DAB/Satellite socket. Further TV/FM socket. Central heating thermostat. Double, part multi-pane doors lead directly into;
Kitchen | Laminated rolled edge work surfaces with tiled splash backs. Light beech finish cupboards and drawers beneath. Matching wall hung kitchen cabinets. Inset Franke one and a half bowl sink positioned beneath a casement window, with a bridging pelmet above. Zanussi integrated appliances comprise; fan assisted electric double oven, four ring gas hob with chimney style extractor above with multi-speed fan, dishwasher, washing machine/dryer and tall fridge freezer. Tall larder cupboard with racking. Myson plinth ‘kick’ heater. TV/FM socket. Tiled flooring. Return door to the entrance hall.
Bedroom One | A double bedroom with built in double wardrobe. TV/FM socket and telephone point. Door to;
Ensuite Shower Room | Fully tiled shower cubicle with fitted Aqualisa electric shower valve. Pedestal basin. Mirror fronted medicine and shaver socket above. Close coupled wc. Wall mounted pine shelf. Oak effect laminate flooring.
Bedroom Two | A double bedroom with built in single wardrobe. TV/FM socket and telephone point.
Shower Room | Full width shower cubicle with a Contour obscured glazed shower panel. Thermostatic shower valve with rigid riser and square shower head, detachable hand held shower set. Folding acrylic seat. Stout hand grip. Pedestal basin. Close coupled wc with half tiled surround. Heated towel rail. Oak effect laminate flooring.
Externally Security coded vehicle and pedestrian entry gates, lead to a courtyard area where there is an allocated car parking space. Landscaped communal garden to the rear.
TENURE AND SERVICE CHARGE The apartment is held on a 125 year lease dated 2004 at a ground rent of £TBC
The service charge is currently £TBC