The development known as Mickle Hill is purpose built as a retirement village for the over 60s. Apartment No 5 is a two bedroom ground floor luxury apartment, with private patio and is situated within the area known as the The Pavilion, the real hub of the site. The Pavilion boasts a splendid range of facilities that might to some extent be expected to be found on a cruise ship. Including: Cafe Bistro, Residents Lounge, Licensed Bar, Convenience Store, Beauty Salon, Equipped Gym, Library and it Bar, Cinema Room, Landscaped Gardens, Activities Room and Guest Suite. Bespoke care options are available with 24 hour staffing.
The apartment has the benefit of an open plan fitted kitchen/dining area/sitting room, double bedroom with en-suite shower room with Jack and Jill doors to the hall, and further single bedroom.
Tenure: We understand the property to be leasehold with a term of 125 years from October 2015.
Service Charge: The monthly service charge for the apartment is £308.51 per month from 1st April 2022, this changes annually. This includes utilities charges for water, hot water and heating, whilst also covering for the upkeep and maintenance of the communal areas including: Gym, estate roads and parking and landscaped grounds, window cleaning of communal areas and external windows of homes, building insurance and communal areas, corporate management services and support. Serviced lifts to all floors. Utility costs for communal areas.
Village manager and supporting team. Safety and security: Emergency call system, door entry to the apartments, communal fire alarms and smoke detectors.
Wellbeing Charge: £224.43 per month, this includes 24-hour emergency support response and emergency services co-ordination, help in an emergency and co-ordination of activities and events programme.
A contingency fund contribution is payable upon re-sale. Details available from the sales team at Mickle Hill.
Ground Rent: £453.48 per annum.
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Energy Performance Rating: Band B
Property Tax: Band C
Photography: By Peter Illingworth
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Viewing: Strictly by appointment through the agents Pickering office, Champley’s Mews, Market Place, Pickering, YO18 7AE. Tel: Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.
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