Chartwell Lodge, Bishops Down Road, Tunbridge Wells

£195,000 (Sold Subject To Contract)

A purpose built and well designed second floor retirement apartment located close to Mount Ephraim and the Common, set in a landscaped garden. Accessible to the town and central station.

The second floor apartment can be reached by a lift or staircase
From the hall there is access to the roof space and a large store with slatted shelving, electric meter, consumer box and coat pegs
The open plan sitting/dining room is L-shaped with a white painted fireplace surround and mantelpiece with fitted electric fire
The fitted kitchen has ranges of matching eye-level cupboards and base units with work surfaces. Laminate floor and part tiled walls. Kitchen appliances include inset Zanussi oven and four ring Electrolux hob with extractor and light above, stainless steel sink with drainer, Dimplex wall-mounted heater and air extractor
Large double bedroom with views and built-in and fitted double wardrobes and wall-mounted electric heater
Shower room, large shower cubicle, medicine cabinet, wall mirror with strip light/shaver point above, basin and low-level WC, electric heated towel rail, Dimplex heater and air extractor

There is a well maintained communal garden and ample parking for residents and visitors

Within walking distance of two bus stops, service 280 on Bishops Down Road and service 281 outside the Spa Hotel, on approximate 15 minute intervals during the day
Tunbridge Wells Common with its seating area and walks is easily accessible
The mainline station is 0.7 miles
The historic Pantiles is 0.6 miles, where there are cafes, restaurants and independent shops

The accommodation is normally limited to those aged 55 and above. There is a lodge manager and a twenty-four hour care and support system
Guest suite for relatives and friends with en-suite bathroom. Tea and coffee making facilities available
Communal laundry
A communal lounge is used on a regular basis with social events which include weekly coffee mornings, afternoon tea, scrabble, fortnightly exercise class, monthly discussions, music and poetry groups, amongst other social events
The apartment is held on a 125 year lease which commenced 2007
Ground rent £683.96
Millstream Management Services Ltd service charges currently £1,768.21 per annum, £34 per week
Separately available on request is a list of further facilities and services included at Chartwell Lodge
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council Tax Band D

From our offices in Vale Road, proceed into the London Road and go in a northerly direction. At the first set of traffic lights turn left into Church Road which joins Mount Ephraim going in a westerly direction. After the Travel Lodge take the next right hand turn into Bishops Down Road and then after a short distance the entrance to the drive to Chartwell Lodge will be found on the right

Please contact us on 01892 516615 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

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  • Purpose built and well designed retirement apartment
  • Quiet location close to Mount Ephraim and the Common
  • Well maintained landscaped communal garden
  • Ample parking for residents and visitors
  • L-shaped sitting/dining room
  • Large double bedroom and shower room
  • Limited to age 55 years and over
  • Communal lounge, laundry and guest suite
  • Lodge manager, 24 hour care/support system

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