Upland Drive, Markfield
Upland Drive, Markfield
- Warden Controlled
- Quiet Cul de Sac
- Super Condition
- Corner Plot
- No Chain
- 2 Bedrooms
- Spacious Lounge
- Re-Fitted Kitchen
- Communal Gardens
Property SummaryEVER-POPULAR WARDEN CONTROLLED DEVELOPMENT, aimed specifically at the over 60's, right in the heart of Markfield village centre, WONDERFUL 2 BEDROOM BUNGALOW tucked away in a QUIET CUL DE SAC on an EXCELLENT PRIVATE CORNER PLOT, recently RE-DECORATED, NEW KITCHEN, CONSERVATORY & NO UPWARD CHAIN.
A great opportunity to acquire a spacious, superbly presented two bedroom mid terraced bungalow which occupies a deceptive & private corner plot within this established courtyard development of warden controlled retirement properties, specifically aimed at the over 60's right in the heart of Markfield village centre. Quietly tucked away in the corner, the property is deceptive by its appearance yet affords a spacious interior extending to 655 sq ft of living space and has undergone a careful program of modernisation to include re-decoration, new carpets, newly installed kitchen, wet room and benefits from recently installed electric radiators which make for a easy to run low maintenance property which is offered to the market with no upward chain.
Conveniently positioned on Uplands Drive, the property is set well back from the road with a gentle pathway leading to the front door. On entering there is a deep entrance hall with useful storage and controls offering direct access to the Scheme Manager or a 24/7 emergency call centre when the Scheme Manager is not on site, the dining kitchen is beautifully finished with built in oven/hob/microwave/dishwasher & fridge, the spacious lounge overlooks the rear garden and provides access into the conservatory. There are two bedrooms including the main bedroom with built in wardrobes and a wet room . Outside their is an allocated car parking space within the vicinity of the property and a communal building offering washing and drying facilities with resident coffee mornings when the current meeting restrictions are lifted. The gardens are well tended and no 32 enjoys a great corner position retaining a high degree of privacy and being completely private and unoverlooked.
Conveniently situated on Upland Drive, right in the heart of the village, the property is perfectly situated to enjoy the benefits of village life whilst embracing the convenience and accessability of the location, being situated on the A50 perfect for commuting into Leicester City, 8 miles distant, within 2 miles of junction 22 of the M1 and right on the doorstep of the scenic Charnwood Forest Countryside including Bradgate Park. The village enjoys a comprehensive range of facilities, with regular bus services, excellent village primary school and doctors surgery.
TENURE The property is leasehold with 67 years remaining and Service charges apply which covers external property ground and garden maintenance and building insurance.the current 67 years lease will be extended to 157 years at the cost of the seller and in conjunction with the completion of sale.
The property is designed for 'Independent Retirement Living' and no care or assistant is provided by Longhurst Group. Please note the government are currently reviewing legislation which may impact the future cost of leasehold properties which may possibly reduce these costs or offer a freehold option.
COUNCIL TAX The property is in Band B