New London Road, Chelmsford, Essex

1-bed Retirement Property £250,000

Property description

Situated within this modern development of one and two bedroom retirement apartments for the over 60's is this one bedroom second floor apartment which is offered for sale with no onward chain. The accommodation, which has views to the rear overlooking the garden, comprises a reception hall with a large built-in storage cupboard and a door giving access to a good sized lounge/diner. Leading off the lounge/diner is a modern fitted kitchen, which is fitted with a range of base and eye level units and incorporates an integrated oven and four ring hob with an extractor hood above as well as an integrated fridge/freezer and washing machine. There is a large double bedroom which has a double fitted wardrobe. In addition there is a fitted shower room/WC. This property is double glazed throughout and has electric air sourced central heating via radiators . Chelmer Lodge requires at least one resident to be over the age of 60 whilst any second resident must be over the age of 55. There is an on-site lodge manager who is on hand throughout the day. To the rear of the building there are lovely well tended communal gardens and patio area.

Area Information

This property is ideally situated just a walk to Central park which is very popular with local residents offering buyers a great place to relax and enjoy this large open space and wildlife plus it has its own cafe for refreshments and play area. Local footpaths and cycle routes run through the park leading to different parts of the City which also flow on into Admirals park with routes leading to the traditional and sought after village of Writtle which has a range of local public houses serving food and real ale as well as some of the City's most popular places to eat. The City centre with its vibrant High Street is only a short distance. The city benefits from a wide array of entertainment facilities with a range of exciting arts, culture and entertainment. Chelmsford hosts many international restaurants situated around the town, three theatres and two cinema complexes.

Entrance Hall


10' 7" x 23' 0" (3.23m x 7.01m)


7' 7" x 8' 1" (2.31m x 2.46m)


9' 2" x 21' 2" > 12'9 (2.79m x 6.45m)

Shower Room/WC

Residents Lounge


Tenure: Leasehold

Council Tax info: Band D is £1,912.77 Local Authority – Chelmsford Town Centre

Lease length: 125 years from 01/09/2016, expiring on 01/09/2141.

Ground rent: £575 p.a which is reviewed every 7 years as per a formula referred to in the lease. Copy of lease available for inspection upon request.

Service charge: We are advised that the annual service charge is approx. £2,500. In accordance with the lease, the share of the gross annual service charge is calculated at 1.59%. The service charge is reviewed annually

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  • Second Floor Retirement Apartment
  • No Onward Chain
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Double Bedroom with fitted wardrobe
  • On site Lodge Manager
  • 24 Hour Careline System
  • Convenient for City centre & Moulsham Street
  • Residents Lounge & Kitchen
  • Residents Parking
  • Views overlooking the garden to the rear


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11 Duke Street
01245 250 222

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