Enjoy all of the benefits of a McCarthy Stone retirement community with our assured, affordable and flexible tenancies, so you can rent your property for as long as you want (subject to a minimum term). Renting in retirement provides a wealth of benefits including one monthly fee, removing any worries you may have about the upkeep of your property and the grounds. You can move in at your pace, knowing there's long-term security with one of our Assured Tenancies and settle in to your new home with minimum fuss.
Enter retirement in style with award winning apartments from McCarthy Stone, specialists in luxury living for the over 60s. Enjoy all of the benefits of high end, independent accommodation with the added peace of mind provided by thoughtful details, including a 24-hour emergency call system and improved security.
Located in the pretty town of Trowbridge, offering unrivalled access to stunning countryside and rural landscapes as well as surrounding towns and cities including Bath, Melksham, Westbury, Hilperton, North Bradley and Bradford-on-Avon. Car parking is available on site for permit holders and the area is also well served by public transport including trains and buses.
Applegate House offers the perfect solution for busy retirees who are looking for properties that are easy to manage day to day without any compromise on quality. Featuring beautiful landscaped gardens which are maintained and looked after by grounds staff, allowing for the luxury of outdoor space without the hard work.
Applegate House includes a Club lounge for socialising and meeting neighbours or guests and each apartment comes ready to be lived in with a fully fitted kitchen, walk-in-wardrobe to the master bedroom, washer/dryer and shower rooms, as well as telephone and TV points in both the living room and main bedroom.
Applegate House is well positioned for local amenities with a convenience store just metres away and a large Sainsbury's within walking distance. A public bus service stops directly outside the property with a regular service to the town centre as well as neighbouring towns and villages in the surrounding areas.
The town centre itself is compact, making it easy to navigate and enjoy on foot. The historic Fore Street is located less than half a mile from the development and is the central shopping street for the town and a great place to browse and enjoy some retail therapy. For a larger selection of high street stores the Shires and Castle Place shopping centres can also be easily reached by public transport.
Culture lovers will enjoy a visit to the Trowbridge Museum and Art Gallery, which offers a rich insight into local history and particularly English cloth production.
Health services are in rich supply in the area with several gp practices. The Trowbridge Community Hospital is situated immediately adjacent to the McCarthy Stone development. There is a good road network and excellent public transport links from Trowbridge. Frequent rail services offer links to London, Bristol and Wales. There is also a public bus service directly to the front of the property, with regular services to the town centre, as well as neighbouring towns and villages.
Property 18 is a lovely first floor retirement apartment benefits from being South West facing and has a walk out balcony from the living room. There are two spacious bedrooms with the master bedroom featuring a walk-in-wardrobe and ensuite. There is a separate modern fully fitted kitchen and shower room as well as a storage cupboard from the hallway.
Parking permits are available if required at an extra charge.
Rent: £1,705 per calendar month
Energy rating B
Reservation Deposit - £ 500.00
This is a Deposit payable to reserve a property. Once paid, this will reserve the property for you whilst McCarthy Stone complete certain checks to ensure that you are able to afford the monthly rent.
Once the tenancy has been agreed, your reservation deposit will be offset against the first month's rent that will be due on or before the move in. Should you decide not to proceed with the tenancy or should you be unable to satisfy our affordability check and the let does not proceed, your reservation deposit will be returned to you in full.
Amend a tenancy - £50.00
This is the fee payable should you wish to make an amendment to your tenancy provided this has been agreed by McCarthy Stone.
Should any rent payments be late, we will charge a fee for the cost of chasing this rental payment (more than 14 days overdue) which is charged at 3% above the Bank of England's annual percentage rate for each day that the rent is outstanding.
If you should lose or damage the keys to the building or property, you will be charged the reasonable costs incurred by McCarthy Stone for providing you with replacements.
Security Deposit - Equivalent to 5 weeks rent
As part of your obligation under the tenancy, you will be asked to pay a security deposit which will be equivalent to 5 weeks rent and this will be held by your Landlord for the duration of the tenancy. At the end of the tenancy, it is dealt with in accordance with the terms of the Tenancy Agreement.
Fees include VAT at the prevailing rate where applicable