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Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire
Guide Price of 235,000

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Folio: 14240 A one-bedroom ground floor apartment with views onto communal gardens within the Orchard Lea Retirement Village for the over 55s. Enjoying 20 scenic acres including The Rivers private hospital with specialist nursing centre and communal area. Situated in a semi-rural setting on the outskirts of Sawbridgeworth with shops for your day to day needs, restaurants, public houses, local GP surgery, public library and mainline railway station serving London Liverpool Street and Cambridge. The property at Orchard Lea is built to a high specification and is secured by design guarantees. There is a service charge for each property which takes away all the worry of heating and lighting costs in your home as well as external maintenance, window cleaning, gardening, building insurance, water rates and telephone rental. One three-course meal per day is also provided for each resident in the restaurant, if required. Emergency call facility operates 24 hours a day and there is a neighbourhood check (further assistance can be arranged if needs be).


Front Door
Solid wooden door leading through to:

Entrance Hall
With a carpeted hallway, wall mounted electric heater, coving to ceiling, large airing cupboard with lagged copper cylinder and shelving.

Sitting Room
15' x 13' 4" (4.57m x 4.06m) with a double glazed full height window to front with stunning views across landscaped communal gardens, TV aerial point, wall mounted heater, coving to ceiling, fitted carpet, leading through to:

10' 6" x 7' 10" (3.20m x 2.39m) comprising a stainless steel single bowl, single drainer sink with hot and cold taps and cupboards under, further range of matching base and eye level units, rolled edge work surfaces over, complementary tiled surrounds, four-ring electric Whirlpool hob with extractor hood above and oven and grill to side, recess and plumbing for washer/dryer, positioning for fridge/freezer, wall mounted heater, lino flooring.

11' 2" x 9' 10" (3.40m x 3.00m) with a window to rear, wall mounted heater, built-in wardrobes, coving to ceiling, thermostat control to wall, fitted carpets.

Walk-In Wet Room
Comprising a Mira thermostatically controlled shower with hand rails, seat and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, flush w.c., fully tiled walls, fitted mirrored cabinet, heated towel rail, opaque window to front, wall mounted heated.

From the Orchard Lea centre there is a covered paved pathway leading to the front door.

Lease Details
The Lease is 125 years from 1992.

Service Charge
For a one bedroom unit, single occupancy is 232.33 per week and double occupancy is 290.78 per week. This fee covers a daily three course luncheon, all heating and lighting, water rates, telephone rental, 24-hour aid call, buildings insurance, external maintenance, external window cleaning and gardening. There is also a wide range of additional services available as and when you require including housekeeping, hairdressing and handyman services, prices of which depend on requirements.

Local Authority
East Herts District Council Band D
Property Status: Under Offer
Reference: 4776939

Reception Rooms  1   Bedroom   1    Bathroom   1   
Ideal for the Over 55’s
Ground Floor Apartment
Scenic Surroundings
24 Hour Call Facility
Adjacent to Rivers Hospital
Large Communal Garden
Floor Plan 1

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