Worcester Road, Clarence Park Village, Malvern

£165,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
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A Very Spacious, Well Presented Ground Floor Apartment Designed For The Over 55's And Part Of The Highly Regarded Clarence Park Village With Leisure And Social Facilities. Entrance Hall, Well Equipped Kitchen, Lounge/Dining Room, Two Double Bedrooms, Wetroom, Heating And Double Glazing And Lovely Communal Grounds. Energy Rating "C" NO CHAIN

Location

Clarence Park Village enjoys a convenient position on the outskirts of Malvern and within walking distance of Malvern Link where there is a comprehensive range of amenities including shops, a bank, Lidl and Co-op supermarkets, places to eat out and takeaways. Less than quarter of a mile distant is Malvern's main retail park where there are a number of familiar names including a large Morrisons superstore, Marks & Spencer, Next, Boots, Cafe Nero and several others. The historic and cultural Spa town of Great Malvern is only a mile away. Here there is an even wider choice of facilities including shops and banks, Waitrose supermarket, the renowned theatre and cinema complex and the Splash leisure pool and gymnasium.

Transport communications are excellent. There is a mainline railway station less than quarter of a mile away in Malvern Link and Junction 7 of the M5 motorway at Worcester is about 6 miles.

Clarence Park Village is a highly regarded complex of homes for the over 55's which was originally conceived, designed and completed approximately six years ago. It is run by the Platform Housing Group and has a deserved reputation for the way its is run and for its facilities which include an IT suite, library, restaurant, bar, lounge, coffee shop, craftroom, a health and beauty salon, games room, conservatory and even a village hall function room. There is something for everyone and a real community spirit.

Description

Apartment 23 in on the ground floor and easily accessed both externally as doors from the lounge open out onto a small garden area or internally via the main entrance and reception area. The spacious well maintained accommodation includes a large entrance hall, lounge/dining room, a particularly well equipped kitchen (with hob, fridge freezer, oven and grill, dishwasher and washer dryer), two good sized bedrooms and a shower/wetroom with WC. It also has a very effective heating system, double glazed windows, fitted carpets and curtains.

Externally there are well maintained and mature communal grounds for the benefit of all the residents. In recent years Apartment 23 has tended to adopt the area of garden and well stocked flower border immediately outside its lounge. It should be stressed however that this is not officially included in the tenure of the apartment itself. There is plenty of room for residents and visitors to park although it should be noted that individual spaces are not formally allocated and therefore operate on a first come, first served basis. Clarence Park benefits from a well being nurse visiting three times a week and regular car services (available upon request for an extra cost)

The accommodation of Apartment 23 is described as follows.

Services

We have been advised that mains electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. The highly efficient central heating system serves all the apartments in Clarence Park Village. The running costs for this system and water bills are all included as part of the service charge (see later). This information has not been checked with the respective service providers and interested parties may wish to make their own enquiries with the relevant local authority. No statement relating to services or appliances should be taken to infer that such items are in satisfactory working order and intending occupiers are advised to satisfy themselves where necessary.

Directions

From the agents office in Great Malvern proceed north along the A449 Worcester Road towards Malvern Link. After approximately quarter of a mile pass through a set of traffic lights bearing right downhill with Malvern Link common on your right hand side. Drive past both the railway station and fire station (both on your left) and continue into the centre of Malvern Link. Carry on straight over the main traffic lights in the centre of the Link passing a BP garage on your left and a Texaco garage on your right. Continue through the next set of lights carrying on for about quarter of mile. You will see a further set of pedestrian lights. Immediately before these turn left into Clarence Park Village.

Access to Apartment 23.

To avoid the need to pass through the main reception area of Clarence Park Village viewers are recommended to go to the door that provides direct entry into Apartment 23 which is to the left of the main entrance, as indicated by the selling agents For Sale board displayed in the living room window.

Council Tax

COUNCIL TAX BAND "B"

This information may have been obtained by telephone call only and applicants are advised to consider obtaining written confirmation.

Energy Perfomance Certificate

The EPC rating for this property is C (83).

Viewing

By appointment to be made through the Agent's Malvern Office, Tel: 01684 892809

General

Intending purchasers will be required to produce identification documentation and proof of funding in order to comply with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017. More information can be made available upon request.

John Goodwin FRICS has made every effort to ensure that measurements and particulars are accurate however prospective purchasers/tenants must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of the information provided. No information with regard to planning use, structural integrity, tenure, availability/operation, business rates, services or appliances has been formerly verified and therefore prospective purchasers/tenants are requested to seek validation of all such matters prior to submitting a formal or informal intention to purchase/lease the property or enter into any contract.

Tenure

The vendors currently hold a 75% share in Apartment 23 with the remaining 25% retained by The Platform Housing Group. Interested buyers have the opportunity to acquire either the full 100% share (at a price to be negotiated) or the existing 75% for a price of £165,000.

Rent and Management Charges

The current owners pay a rent of £138.44 per month to Platform Home Ownership for the 25% share that Platform retain in the property. A service charge of £516.55 per month is also paid to provide for the costs of all services and benefits offered by Clarence Park Village which includes buildings insurance, a management fee, maintenance of the communal areas, water and heating charges and for the use of the leisure facilities stated earlier in this brochure.

A Contemporary Spacious, Well Presented Ground Floor Apartment Designed And Built For The Over 55's

Part Of The Highly Regarded Clarence Park Village With Impressive Leisure And Social Facilities And Support Staff

Hall, Well Equipped Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Lounge/Dining Room

Two Double Bedrooms, Shower/Wetroom

Heating, Double Glazing And Direct Access Into Communal Garden

Very Close To All Amenities

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John Goodwin - Malvern

13 Worcester Road, Great Malvern, Worcestershire

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