Southlands Retirement Apartments, Roundhay

£325,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A unique & extremely rare opportunity arises to acquire luxury apartments set in superb, beautifully tended & manicured award-winning grounds with car parking facilities. Southlands offers the flexibility of independent living with the option of including partial or full care and support packages to suit individual needs, now, or in the future. Each property is finished to a high specification with modern Shaker style kitchens, modern décor and carpets, modern wet/shower rooms & provides a safe and secure environment for buyers over 55 years of age. The properties are available as one, two and larger two bedroom apartments making them ideal for both single people and couples. Early viewing a must! EPC - C

INTRODUCTION

This development allows you to own your own property, live independently,in a stunning setting with the option, over time, to take advantage of pick and mix gold standard accredited care and support packages at a time when you need them. The properties have the added advantage of a superb social element where many activities and social events are organised for those still young at heart and mind. The original building of Southlands dates back to the early 1900 s and has been sympathetically extended and modernised to a high specification incorporating two beautiful additions in modern stone. The building consists of The Coach House, Main House and Principal Building. The apartments are set over four floors which are serviced by lifts and each apartment has its own emergency call system with twenty-four-hour emergency assistance on hand for all properties, irrespective of care package, giving owners freedom with peace of mind.

THE PACKAGE

The properties are available to purchase outright or for an equity share purchase. Westward Care believe that Southlands allows retirees or those requiring health and social care assistance to right size not downsize according to their individual needs and requirements. Residents of Southlands have the benefits of sharing stunning communal areas, including a relaxing sumptuous sitting room, two beautiful dining rooms, a bar and a hairdressing salon. There are bathrooms available for all residents to use, located on two floors for those needing bathing assistance. The properties have a building service charge of £57 per week. Further, there is an additional charge covering utilities and other services including gas, electric, water, Council Tax, telephone rental/calls and Wi-Fi along with access to communal spaces and a reception concierge service with prices starting from £138 per week. In addition to care and support packages, optional services such as housekeeping, laundry, minor maintenance and dining packages are available to all apartment owners at a separate charge (please enquire for further information).

THE CONCEPT

The beauty of this development is the fact that as you develop into later life there may never be any need for you to move anywhere, Southlands is the place where care and support comes to you when you need it the most. You can enjoy the privacy of your own home without every day worries of running a house or you may never have to sell up and move into a care home. Westward Care pride themselves on an enhanced care status by Leeds City Council, the Care Homes Hallmark Award under the Gold Standards Framework and highly trained staff. Westward Care offer a unique buy back option on all apartments which can ensure that your decision to purchase is protected. (please enquire for further details)

LOCATION

Southlands is conveniently situated in Roundhay, Leeds close to the famous Roundhay Park, the vibrant and cosmopolitan area of Street Lane with its delightful local shops, cafes and infamous restaurants. The apartments are convenient for bus links to Leeds City Centre and the Leeds inner and outer Ring Roads which give easy access to the A1 and M1, are close at hand making access to Southlands easy and straight forward for relatives and visitors.

HOW TO FIND THE PROPERTY

SAT NAV - Post Code - LS8 2JU.

ACCOMMODATION

GROUND FLOOR

With reception and concierge, lift and stairs up to the ...

SECOND FLOOR

Part of the original building and under refurbishment.

LANDING

Private entrance door to ...

ENTRANCE LOBBY

With doors to ...

DINING KITCHEN

4.57m x 5.28m (15'0 x 17'4 )

A lovely spacious, light and airy room with recently fitted modern Shaker style kitchen with integrated electric oven, four point gas hob and extractor fan over. Integrated tall fridge freezer. Stainless steel sink and side drainer with mixer tap. Ample dining space and opens up through to the ...

LOUNGE

4.42m x 4.27m (14'6 x 14'0 )

A fabulous size, bright and airy reception room with lovely high ceiling and dual aspect. Neutral decor theme.

BEDROOM ONE

4.27m x 4.34m (14'0 x 14'3 )

Such a good size double bedroom, flooded with natural light and with neutral decor theme.

BEDROOM TWO

3.05m x 3.66m (10'0 x 12'0 )

Another good size double bedroom with pleasant outlook and lots of natural light from the two large windows to the front elevation.

SHOWER ROOM

2.90m x 1.83m (9'6 x 6'0 )

Such a generous shower room with walk in shower enclosure, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. Part tiled in modern ceramics and with a chrome heated towel rail.

OUTSIDE

The apartments sit in delightful, award winning grounds with lawns, flowerbeds, pathways, water feature, trees and shrubs. The property has won Leeds in Bloom for the last three years and prides itself in these beautiful surroundings. There are parking facilities available too.

LEASEHOLD INFO.,& SINKING FUND (MAJOR REPAIR FUND)

The Leasehold term commenced on the 1 January 2019 for a period of 125 years. There is an annual ground rent of £150 per annum which is invoiced in advance on the 1 January each year. The properties have a building service charge of £57 per week. Further, there is an additional services charge covering utilities and other services including gas, electric, water, Council Tax, telephone rental/calls and wi-fi along with access to communal spaces and a reception concierge service with prices starting at £138 per week. In addition to care and support packages, optional services such as housekeeping, laundry, minor maintenance and dining packages are available to all apartment owners at a separate charge. (Please enquire for further information). Anyone can purchase an apartment but the person who lives in the apartment must be over the age of 55 years. There is a sinking fund (major repair fund) and potential purchasers should contact us for full information. All apartments have a pre-emption right attached to them which provides Westward Care with the first option to buy back the apartment once it is no longer needed (please enquire for further information). All other packages are charged at different rates according to the size of the apartment, number of residents and chosen services at that time. Standard or tailored packages can be quoted upon request.

BROCHURE DETAILS

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ADDITIONAL SERVICES - Disclosure Of Financial Inte

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MORTGAGE SERVICES

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