Bungalow for sale in Huntsmans Drive, Oakham LE15

Bungalow for sale - 1 bedroom 1 1 1
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Property features

  • Attractive Mews-style Cottage
  • Retirement Complex
  • Open-plan Lounge & Kitchen Area
  • One Bedrooms
  • Bath/Shower Room
  • 24-hour Call System
  • Social Centre On Site
  • Allocated Parking
  • Well-maintained Communal Grounds
  • Energy Rating: C

Property description

***no chain*** Well-maintained mews-style single-storey property designed for the over 55's and located on the Rutland Care Village development.

Providing independent living with the reassurance of care facilities close at hand, the property is well presented throughout. The accommodation benefits from gas central heating and double glazing and comprises Entrance Hall, open-plan Lounge/Kitchen, one Bedroom and Shower Room.

Outside there are attractively landscaped communal courtyard-style gardens and allocated parking.


Well-maintained mews-style single-storey property designed for the over 55's and located on the Rutland Care Village development.

The accommodation benefits from gas central heating and double glazing and comprises Entrance Hall, open-plan Lounge/Kitchen, one Bedroom and Shower Room.

Outside there are attractively landscaped communal courtyard-style gardens and allocated parking.

Rutland Care Village Development

All cottages on the development have been built to an energy efficient standard, secure by design and to ensure the safety of the residents with the benefit of a fire- and smoke-detection system and 24/7 call system to summon assistance, if required. The cottage has an allocated parking space with additional communal spaces available for visitors.

The complex is located within the town of Oakham, only a short walk from the centre but enjoying a sheltered community with a safe and secure living environment.

At the heart of the development, among the landscaped gardens, is Brambles Social Centre; the development is the perfect balance of a comfortable, safe and secure living environment, but set within the community.

Brambles social centre - The Rutland Care Village is a community within a community, and although the many and varied facilities of Oakham town are on the doorstep, the Village has its own social centre. Open 7 days a week with an opportunity to enjoy good company, food and fare available at concessionary prices for members. Residents enjoy an active lifestyle, and there are opportunities to join in with a game of bridge, develop skills through art and craft, to use the library, enjoy some music or participate in quizzes and bingo.


Oakham is a lovely market town being the administrative centre for Rutland. It is popular with commuters and is within travelling distance of a number of other centres including Peterborough, Leicester, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray, Grantham, Stamford, Kettering and Corby. In addition there is a British Rail station in the town and there are services to Leicester, Birmingham and Peterborough, where at the latter location there is a good train service to London, King's Cross.

Within the town there is a good range of shops which cater for most needs, together with a produce market each Wednesday and Saturday. There is also a good range of other facilities including doctors, dentists, opticians, veterinary surgery etc. In the town there is a good range of Local Authority schools together with the private Oakham School which caters for children of most ages. Preparatory education on a private basis is available at Brooke Priory.

Sporting facilities in the area are many and varied and include cricket, golf, football, tennis, rugby football, bowls together with a number of leisure pursuits which can be enjoyed at Rutland Water which is just to the east of Oakham and these include sailing, windsurfing and fly fishing.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall (3.35m max x 2.31m (11'0" max x 7'7"))

Front entrance door, radiator.

Open-Plan Lounge/Kitchen

Incorporating modern Kitchen and good-size Lounge as follows:

Kitchen Area (2.84m x 2.26m (9'4" x 7'5"))

Range of beech-fronted modern fitted units incorporating single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap above, adjoining granite-effect work surfaces with tiled splash-backs, base cupboard and drawer units and matching eye-level wall cupboards. Built-in appliances comprise stainless steel electric oven with matching four-ring electric hob and extractor hood above, fridge, washing machine and microwave oven

Wall-mounted gas-fired ideal central heating boiler, strip lighting, window.

Lounge Area (5.31m max x 4.62m max (17'5" max x 15'2" max))

Radiator, wall-light points, full-height glazed windows to one wall with glazed door in the middle giving access to pretty south-west facing garden.

Bedroom (4.52m max x 3.07m (14'10" max x 10'1"))

Radiator, wall-light points, two windows to rear.

Bath/Shower Room (2.11m max x 2.87m max (6'11" max x 9'5" max))

Modern white suite comprising low-level WC and pedestal hand basin, easy-access shower/bath with tiled surround, radiator, fitted vanity light, window.


To the front of the property there is a garden bed, which can be tended by the current owner. To the rear are a patio area and flower borders, which can also be tended by the present owner.

Use of well-maintained and attractively presented communal gardens.


The property benefits from an allocated parking space.


None of the services, fittings, or appliances (if any) heating installations, plumbing or electrical systems, telephone or television points have been tested by the Selling Agents.

Service Charge

The current service charge is £70.00 per week.

Council Tax Band

Enquiries to Rutland County Council, Oakham


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Saturday 9.00 - 4.00
Bank Holidays 10.00 - 2.00


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