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Flat 51 Abbotswood

1 bedroom Apartment

Flat 51 Abbotswood

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

  • One bedroom apartment
  • Over 60's
  • 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 one-bedroom, second floor, older people's shared ownership resales apartment is available, for the over 60's, for 75% purchase share at £127,500. Council Tax Band B.


A one-bedroom, second floor, older people's shared ownership resale apartment at Abbotswood, Rustington, is available for 75% purchase share at £127,500.


Monthly charges apply. From 01 April 2022 to 31 March 2023, these consist of:


Leaseholder charges: £48.53, which includes the cost of Building insurance, management fee and sinking fund for major structural repairs


Personal charges: £31.53, which includes the call system in the property and providing heating and water to the property


Service charges: £245.07 which includes the cost of communal cleaning


Catering overheads: £88.51


Support charge: £2.69


The total estimated Charges per month: £416.33 (subject to final confirmation)


An additional charge applies for meals taken in the restaurant.


These charges are for the current financial year and are subject to final confirmation.


Apartment features:


  • modern fitted kitchen with built-in oven, hob and extractor hood
  • double-glazing
  • bathrooms feature level-access showers (with folding seat) and handrails are fitted to assist mobility
  • items of furniture included with the property: white bedroom built-in wardrobes, chest of drawers & bedside tables; fireplace & electric fire


Additional items, at the property, including fridge/freezer are available for purchase and can be discussed further with the vendor.


The apartments are generously sized and thoughtfully designed. Plug sockets and switches are sited above floor level while taps are fitted with easy-grip levers. All apartments are wheelchair accessible.


People interested in living at Abbotswood are required to have an assessment with the Scheme Manager at Abbotswood 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, you are required to have your needs assessed by West Sussex County Council Adult Social Care team. This will determine how much care you will receive and what you will need to pay. The care team are on site 24 hours a day to administer your commissioned care, but will also respond to emergency calls.


You can purchase your care privately if you prefer.


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.


Please enquire with the Sales team to find out further details and to enquire about organising a viewing.







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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