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£169,950

Flat 30, Downlands Court

2 bedroom Apartment

Flat 30, Downlands Court

Downlands Court - Extra Care, Roundhay Avenue, Peacehaven, East Sussex, BN10 8TG

  • Two-bedroom, second floor apartment
  • Corner property
  • Easy-grip lever taps
  • Sockets and switches positioned at a suitable height
  • Level access shower with folding seat
  • Non-slip flooring
  • Double-glazing
  • Juliette balcony
  • 24-hour professional care team on-site
  • Communal courtyard garden

Full description
A two-bedroom, second floor, resale apartment available for a 75% purchase share, at £169,950. Apartments at Downlands Court are comfortable and well thought out. Each property is fitted with easy-grip lever taps, and sockets and switches positioned at a suitable height to assist mobility. Bathrooms feature level access showers with folding seat, non-slip flooring and handrails.

Service charges

Monthly Service charges apply from 01 April 2021 to 31 March 2022. These consist of the following:

  • Leasehold charges: £55.61, which includes the cost of building insurance, management fee and sinking fund for major structural repairs

  • Catering overheads: £85.78

  • Personal charges: £36.13, which includes the call system in the property and providing heating and water ot the property

  • Service charges: £274.16, which includes communal cleaning

  • Support charge: £2.69

 

The total estimated charge per month is £454.37. These charges are subject to final confirmation. An additional charge applies for meals taken in the restaurant.

 

Apartment features

  • modern fitted kitchen with built-in oven, hob and extractor

  • double-glazing

  • juliette balcony in the living area

  • TV & FM aerial

  • Telephone points

 

Scheme facilities

The communal areas, lounge and restaurant are both beautifully presented and comfortable. The scheme also features a secure and attractive courtyard garden that both residents and their visitors can enjoy. Other facilities onsite include:

 

  • 24-hour professional care team on-site

  • Emergency alarm system

  • Wheelchair access

  • Door entry security phone

  • Ensuite guest room available for visitors

  • Assisted bathing facilities

  • Two lifts

  • Off-road parking

  • Electric wheelchair charging facilities

  • Computer area

  • Laundry room

  • Hairdressing room

 

Eligibility

Interested buyers will be required to have an assessment with the Scheme Manager to ensure they are suitable for Extra Care and that their needs can be met by the scheme.

To use the on-site care team, residents are required to have their needs assessed by the local council. This will determine how much care the resident needs and what they will need to pay. The care team are on site 24 hours a day to administer commissioned care, but will also respond to emergency calls.


If you're interested in this property, please complete an expression of interest form which can be found in the downloads section.

 

£169,950

To be eligible for Extra Care Shared Equity you must meet the relevant age criteria for the scheme, this will either be over 55 or over 60.  Please note the minimum share available is always 75% and rent is not payable on the unowned share. 

 

To apply, please complete the following steps:

 

  • Applicants must complete an Expression of Interest form and arrange to view the property, this can be found in the downloads tab.
  • Upon request, applicants must provide supporting documentation noted on the Expression of Interest form so a thorough affordability assessment can be carried out - It is a Saxon Weald requirement that applicants have a maximum of £500,000 available to them in savings, assets and sale proceeds at the time of applying.  Applicants who exceed this amount will be automatically declined, unless there are exceptional circumstances.  Please ask for further details.
  • If the affordability assessment is successful a Scheme and Care Manager assessment is to be carried out.
  • On successful completion of both assessments above, applicants will be issued with a formal offer to purchase which will need to be accepted alongside a reservation fee of £500.

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