TENURE: To be advised
Peacocks is a highly desirable close of retirement properties for those aged 60 or over, situated just a moments walk from Great Shelford's fantastic range of facilities. The properties are freehold, self-contained, easy to run and have the benefit of an on-site manager who can be contacted in case of an emergency.
No.11 is a well maintained, mid-terrace bungalow set to the back of the development with double glazed windows and gas fired central heating. Inside the property there is an entrance hall with built-in storage, generous sitting/dining room with sliding double patio doors to the gardens, kitchen comprising of wall and floor units, integrated sink with mixer tap, space for a single oven, plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, bathroom benefiting from a double walk-in accessible shower with remote control shower and integral seat, low-level WC and wash-hand basin and there are two bedrooms, one double (currently used as a separate dining room) and one single. Both bedrooms benefit from built-in wardrobes.
Outside, there is a small private patio area which leads to the communal gardens, which are maintained as part of the service charge.
Properties in Peacocks are always popular due to the superb location. The set up gives owners total independence and lack of worry for garden maintenance, whilst still having the comfort of an 24 hour care line with alarm pulls in every room, the on-site residential manager and an integrated hard-wired smoke alarm.
Agent's note: There is a service charge of approximately 2,864.58 per annum. This includes services of the development manager, the Appello call system, care of the communal gardens, routine maintenance of the outside of the property and buildings insurance.
Great Shelford is just 4 miles south of Cambridge. There is an active village community centre around Woollards Lane where there is a library, dentist, village hall and recreation ground, numerous shops including newsagent, hairdresser, beauty salon, baker, butcher, grocer, marvellous deli and the Health Centre in Ashen Green. The mainline station provides access to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street, and the village is located two miles from Junction 11 of the M11. There is a Church of England Infant and Junior School in the village. The Gog Magog Hills and Golf Club, Wandlebury and the Roman Road are within two miles. Addenbrooke's Hospital is also within easy reach and Stansted Airport is within half an hour's drive (via M11).