A FRESHLY DECORATED SPACIOUS FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT IN THE ORIGINAL HOUSE AT THE HEART OF THIS EXCLUSIVE RETIREMENT DEVELOPMENT - NO ONWARD CHAIN
Hall with chair lift to the first floor, Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, Sitting Room, Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Store Room, Upper floor (chair lift) - Master Bedroom with Bathroom en-suite, further Double Bedroom and second Bathroom, Garage, Access to beautiful grounds
Description - Stuart House dates from the 18th Century. The house and grounds are now part of an exclusive retirement development. No 3 Stuart Court is on the first and second floors of the original house (all levels served by chair lifts) and has recently been completely redecorated. The spacious apartment is ideal for larger pieces of furniture and is vacant with no onward chain. The front door opens onto a gracious entrance hall at the far end of which is an impressive sitting room with an alcove off (ideal for a desk). The well appointed kitchen /breakfast room attracts the morning sun and there is a cloakroom and box/store room. Upstairs, are two good sized double bedrooms, one en-suite. The guest bedroom has a shower room fitted to cater for disability needs. There is a single garage plus additional guest parking and level, well kept communal grounds to enjoy.
Location - Stuart Court is an exclusive retirement development close to the heart of Mincinhampton, a short walk from the Market Place and the town's many facilities. These include a well stocked village store, a traditional butcher, Boots chemist, post office, hairdresser, doctor and dental practices, Community Library and active and welcoming Anglican and Baptist churches. The town also has a gastro pub, two cafes and two golf clubs with a choice of three challenging courses. Minchinhampton Common is adjacent to 3 Stuart House, offering circa 650 acres of National Trust countryside, free for anyone to enjoy, a marvellous source of walks. Nearby Stroud (bus connections) has a large Waitrose plus several other supermarkets and is on the main line to London Paddington (circa 90 minutes). Bath and Cheltenham are within easy reach, as is access to the M4 and M5 motorways.
General Information - The Property is Leasehold - 150 years from 24th June 2006. No ground rent payable. One resident must be over 55 years of age. The annual service charge for the period 1 January - 31 December is £4,456.00, covering the services of the estate managers, communal charges, alarm service, grounds upkeep, external maintenance, building fabric insurance, window/gutter cleaning, a designated minibus to take residents shopping, management fee to Cognatum Estates Ltd and contributions to the Reserve Fund.
Directions - From our Minchinhampton office proceed towards Market Place into Butt Street and the turning to Stuart Court is approximately halfway along Butt Street, on the right hand side. On entering the development, Stuart House is almost immediately ahead. 3 Stuart House is accessed via the main central door to an attractive communal entrance hall with stairs off (chair lift),