A superbly appointed and nicely positioned ground floor apartment opening onto a private flagged patio enjoying south easterly aspects. Hallway, lovely reception room which allows both living and dining space open with the well fitted kitchen with appliances, two bedrooms and ensuite shower 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 very well be the perfect property.
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 C £1,705.50.
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.
HALL Useful shelved built in cupboard, radiator.
LOUNGE/DINER 23' 3" x 10' 7" (7.1m x 3.2m) Opening onto a private flagged patio area enjoying sunny morning aspects from the windows and door. Radiator.
KITCHEN Open plan adequately fitted matching base and wall units finished in high gloss white. Built in oven and hob with extractor. Integral fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher.
BEDROOM ONE 16' 0" x 10' 1" (4.9m x 3.1m) Good size double bedroom with rear window and radiator underneath. 'Jack and Jill' access into shower room.
BEDROOM TWO 11' 5" x 9' 10" (3.5m x 3m) Adequate guest room with rear window and radiator underneath.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM 10' 6" x 7' 0" (3.2m x 2.1m) Large walk in shower area, hand wash basin and wc in white. Fully tiled, specialist flooring to reduce slips Radiator.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Mickle Hill Pavilion also offer:-
* Café bistro
* Hair and beauty salon
* Guest suite
* Spa Jacuzzi
* Activities and crafts room
* Library and IT suite
* Residents lounge
* Convenience shop
SERVICE CHARGE £59.49 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 £453.48 PER YEAR To be reviewed October 2020 and every fifth year after.
WELLBEING CHARGE £51.65 PER WEEK This includes 24hr staffing on site, help in an emergency and the co-ordination of activities and events programme. MHA does not include nursing care, but details of additional services are available on request.
TENURE Leasehold, 125 years from 2015.
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.
RESALE A contingency fund contribution is payable upon resale. Details available from the sales team at Mickle Hill.