Alcester Road


Guide Price £199,950

A two bedroom contemporary retirement apartment in the centre of Stratford upon Avon.

Stratford upon Avon  Stratford upon Avon is internationally famous as the birthplace of William Shakespeare and home to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and attracts almost four million visitors a year. Stratford is also a prosperous riverside market town with fine restaurants and inns, a good choice of public and private schools and excellent sporting and recreational amenities. The town is ideally placed for access to the M40, other major road and rail networks, and Birmingham International Airport.

Hathaway Court  Hathaway Court is located just off Alcester Road in the town centre, close to the railway station and Morrisons supermarket, and just across the road from the Rother Street Medical Centre. Built by McCarthy & Stone in 2007, with newly redecorated and re-carpeted communal areas this popular Later Living development has a good mix of 1 and 2 bedroom properties set over three floors and is set in landscaped gardens with ample parking for residents and visitors.
A particular bonus is that pets are allowed (subject to the lease terms and landlord permission).
A variety of social activities are on offer – weekly coffee mornings and afternoon teas, parties in the comfortable lounge, quiz nights, fitness activities, talks and demonstrations, and regular trips out to the theatre, local pubs, and other attractions. Communal facilities include the pretty garden and well-stocked library, guest accommodation, and laundry. Newspaper and milk deliveries are available, and there is a free prescription delivery service. There is a weekly hairdresser, and a visiting chiropodist.
The apartments are available to those aged 60+ (in the case of a couple, one may be aged 55+). There is a resident House Manager (weekday office hours) supported by a 24 hour emergency call system to ensure peace of mind. The whole site is accessible by wheelchair.

Number 25 is found on the first floor just round the corner from the lift. It has a spacious hallway and two good storage cupboards, a door to the lounge/diner having double doors which open over views of the grounds and a door to the kitchen having both wall and base units with work surfaces over, a stainless steel sink and drainer, built in fridge, freezer, oven and microwave as well as a four ring hob.

There are two bedrooms, the master of which has built in wardrobes. The second bedroom could also be used as a seperate dining room, study or bedroom.
Externally there is off road parking (at an extra charge) and communal gardens.

Fixtures and Fittings  All items mentioned in these particulars are included in the sale price, all others are expressly excluded.

Council Tax  We understand that the property has been placed in band E with Stratford upon Avon District Council.

Services  Mains water, drainage, and electricity are connected to the property. No tests have been undertaken to the service installations. Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries and investigations before finalising their offer to purchase. Electric heating is installed.

Tenure  We understand that the property is for sale Leasehold. The lease is 125 years from 2007. The ground rent is approx. £247.50 per half year and the service charge approx. £1,877.52 per half year.

Location and Viewings  Viewings strictly by appointment with the Agents.