Particularly well appointed ground floor apartment with pleasant aspects having access from the lounge onto a brick paved patio area. Entrance hallway, generous living/dining room open plan with the well equipped kitchen, large double size bedroom with wardrobes and wet room. The whole development provides a new approach to retirement living, if you are looking for a beautifully designed home with facilities, in landscaped gardens with thoughtful touches, then Mickle Hill could well be the perfect fit.
LOCATION/DIRECTIONS Pickering, known as 'The Gateway to the Moors' is a charming market town with a wide range of amenities including primary and secondary schools, sports centre, restaurants, public houses and an array of retailers. The town also boasts a number of visitor attractions. There is the terminus of the North York Moors Railway, an 18 mile steam railway running through the spectacular scenery of the Moors. There is a 12th century castle, a museum of rural life and a busy weekly market. From the roundabout leave Pickering on the A169 for a short distance heading towards Malton where you will find Mickle Hill Retirement Village located on the left hand side
COUNCIL TAX Band B £1,492.30
SERVICES All main services are connected to the property.
*Gas Central Heating with low surface temperature radiators.
*MHA pays the gas and water charges for individual apartments and this is reflected in the higher service charge. Therefore, it is the residents responsibility to pay their own electricity bills.
HALLWAY Entrance hallway with a deep walk-in store cupboard, radiator.
BEDROOM 19' 7" x 9' 8" (6.0m x 3.0m) Front window, radiator, fitted wardrobe, "Jack and Jill" access into:-
SHOWER/WET ROOM 7' 5" x 7' (2.3m x 2.1m) Walk-in shower cubicle, two piece suite, radiator.
OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING AREA 19' 7" x 10' 9" (6.0m x 3.3m) Front facing glazed door with two side windows overlooking an open aspect, radiator.
KITCHEN 8' 5" x 7' 9" (2.6m x 2.6m) Well fitted with built in electric oven, hob with extractor hood. Integral washer/dryer, dishwasher, fridge and freezer.
OUTSIDE The front glazed door leads onto a brick paved patio area, small lawn and front hedge.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Mickle Hill Pavillion also offer:-
* Café bistro
* Hair and beauty salon
* Guest suite
* Spa Jacuzzi
* Activities and crafts room
* Library and IT suite
* Residents lounge
* Convenience shop
TENURE We understand the property to be leasehold with a term of 125 years from 1st October 2015.
SERVICE CHARGE £60 PER WEEK This covers communal cleaning and maintenance, external window cleaning, water and sewage, buildings insurance and estate management. It includes the cost of heating, lighting and water for the communal areas. Apartments - the service charge also includes heating, water and hot water. MHA does not receive any incentives from suppliers for services paid for through the service charge.
GROUND RENT £300 PER YEAR To be reviewed October 2020 and every fifth year after. Payable £5.77 weekly.
WELLBEING CHARGE £50 PER WEEK MHA does not include nursing care, but details of additional services are available on request. The wellbeing charge includes 24hr staffing on site, help in an emergency and the co-ordination of activities and events
GUARANTEED QUALITY The apartment comes with a National House Building Council guarantee, which covers you against build defects for 10 years, giving you reassurance that your home is protected.