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£186,000

Flat 33, Abbotswood

2 bedroom Apartment

Flat 33, Abbotswood

Abbotswood - Extra Care, Station Road , Rustington, Littlehampton, West Sussex, BN16 3BJ

  • Two-bedroom apartment
  • First floor
  • South facing
  • Professional, 24-hour care team on-site
  • Stylish restaurant
  • Comfortable residents lounge
  • Wheelchair access
  • Emergency alarm system
  • Guest suite for visitors
  • Off-road parking

Full description
A two-bedroom, first floor, older people's shared ownership resale apartment available for a 75% purchase share, at £186,000. Apartments at Abbotswood are generously sized and thoughtfully designed. Plug sockets and switches are positioned above floor level, while taps are fitted with easy-grip levers. All apartments are also wheelchair accessible. Council Tax Band C.

Service charges

Monthly charges apply at approximately £4426.04 for this financial year 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023 (subject to final confirmation). Please ask for a breakdown of charges.

 

Apartment features

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

  • double-glazing

  • level access bathroom featuring shower with folding seat and fitted handrails to assist mobility

 

Scheme facilities

The scheme's restaurant and shared living areas are comfortable and beautifully designed. In addition, the landscaped courtyard garden features a south-facing terrace, while a small 'allotment' garden provides growing opportunities for any green-fingered residents.

 

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 West Sussex County Council Adult Social Care team. 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.

 

£186,000

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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Floorplans

Typical Two-bedroom floor plan

Downloads

EPC

PDF 129 kB

Guide to buying

PDF 845 kB

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