Reception Rooms: 1
Conveniently located close to the centre of Alresford, this individual bungalow is ideally situated for someone wishing to be close to the shops and facilities available in the town centre. It is the only bungalow in this popular retirement scheme for the over 55’s, having been originally built for the scheme Warden.
The bungalow is conveniently placed within the development for access to the parking area and the path to Jacklyns Lane and town centre. There is a beautiful communal garden in the centre of the development with a terraced seating area, which can be used by residents. In addition, there is a residents’ lounge and adjoining communal kitchen. The flats are managed by Stonewater with a non-resident manager, who is regularly on-site. There is a 24 hour alarm-call service available.
The bungalow is approached by a path, with the front door opening to an enclosed porch and a further door allowing access to the entrance hall, which has a cloaks cupboard at the far end. A door opens to the spacious kitchen/diner, which has a range of fitted kitchen storage units, with worksurfaces above. There is an eye-level oven, a four ring electric hob with extractor above, a sink and larder cupboard, which also houses the hot water cylinder. From the hall, a door opens to the spacious sitting room, which has plenty of space for sofas and chairs as well as a small dining table and chairs. There is an attractive bay window and French doors, which open to the outside space.
The main bedroom is a generous double room, with built-in wardrobes and a window. The second bedroom has a window to the side. There is a shower room, which has a white suite comprising a corner shower cubicle, wc and wash hand basin.
The communal garden can be enjoyed by all the residents and is accessed via the French doors in the living room. There is parking available at the front of Ellingham Close, which is just a few steps away from the bungalow’s front door.
Alresford is a beautiful Georgian town known for its variety of independent shops, restaurants and inns located in stunning surroundings on the edge of the South Downs National Park. Attractions include the Watercress steam railway, schools for infant, junior and secondary education, several churches and an active and inclusive community. The cathedral city of Winchester is about 7 miles away and there is easy access to the south coast, the midlands and London via the road network. There is also mainline rail access to London from both Winchester and Alton. Southampton airport is only about half an hour away by car.
KITCHEN/DINER 11′ 0" x 9′ 10" (3.36m x 3.00m)
LIVING ROOM 17′ 1" x 12′ 5" (5.22m x 3.80m)
BEDROOM ONE 13′ 0" x 9′ 7" (3.97m x 2.94m)
BEDROOM TWO 9′ 8" x 7′ 0" (2.95m x 2.15m)
SHOWER ROOM 7′ 5" x 5′ 6" (2.28m x 1.70m)
LEASE INFORMATION 999 year lease
969 years remaining
No ground rent
Service charge approx. £2,100 per annum
SERVICES The flat has mains water, mains drainage and electricity. The heating is via electric panel heaters, as there is no gas available within the development.
LOCAL AUTHORITY INFORMATION Winchester City Council
Council Tax Band: D