This ground floor retirement flat is situated in this ever popular block in West Wickham and is finished to a modern standard. Convenient for many amenities, the apartment features bright and well presented accommodation including a spacious open plan living/bedroom area, an attractive fitted kitchen, and a modern shower room. The flat has double glazing, recently installed replacement storage heaters and built in wardrobes. Red Lodge has numerous communal facilities including a laundry room, a resident's lounge and pleasant gardens, a part time house manager, resident's car park and a guest suite [subject to a small charge]. Viewing comes highly recommended. PLEASE NOTE; all residents at Red Lodge must be of state retirement age or over.
Red Lodge is well located on Red Lodge Road, West Wickham, just off Station Road and literally round the corner from the station. An abundance of amenities are within easy reach on the High Street, including Marks and Spencer and Sainsbury's supermarkets as well as numerous boutiques, coffee houses and restaurants. West Wickham mainline railway is within extremely easy reach, as are bus routes to Croydon and Bromley shopping centres. For full directions please see the map or contact Allen Heritage Estate agents in West Wickham.
Properties in Red Lodge are often rented out to private tenants making them good 'buy to let' investments. If this apartment were to be put onto the lettings market we would expect to achieve a monthly rental of in the region £700-£750pcm. For further information on the 'buy to let' opportunity this property represents, please contact Allen Heritage Letting Agents in West Wickham.
4.89m (16'1") x 4.62m (15'2")Kitchen
2.35m (7'9") x 1.84m (6')Shower Room
1.82m (6') x 1.45m (4'9")Communal Facilities
Red Lodge has the advantage of a sociable residents lounge and a communal kitchen for coffee mornings etc. There is also a laundry room, a residents car park and a small communal garden, as well as a guest suite [bookable and small charge applies]. There is also an emergency 'pull cord' system operating 24 hours a day.
The following tenure details of this property have been supplied by the vendor. We are awaiting sight of the original documentation to verify this information.
A lease of 125 years was granted in 1986.
The current maintenance charge is approximately £220 per month, which includes buildings insurance.
The current ground rent is £150 per annum.