Chandos House, 27-28 Westgate Buildings BA1

Chandos House, 27-28 Westgate Buildings BA1

1 Bedroom | Leasehold | 1 Bath | Retirement

Guide price £285,000
Bath Spa 0.3 miles
Westgate Buildings 0 miles
St James's Parade 0 miles

An elegant one bedroom second floor apartment with a spacious living room, separate kitchen, shower room and lift access. (Approximately 500 sq ft / 46 sq m)

An elegant one bedroom second floor apartment with a spacious living room, separate kitchen, shower room and lift access. (Approximately 500 sq ft / 46 sq m)

This exciting development represents a complete refurbishment of the historic Chandos House building, creating seven elegant, individual apartments. The property benefits from a lift, gated access with well-maintained gardens in the heart of the city of Bath. Chandos House offers elegant retirement living for over 65’s in the picturesque and vibrant city centre of Bath. A long-lease apartment, with St John’s Foundation in Chandos House, provides an alternative housing purchase option, a wide range of benefits and, most importantly, a great quality of life.
At St John’s Foundation, we understand that an individual’s circumstance may change over time. A long-lease apartment in Chandos House brings together independent living with the option to engage in our high-quality care support for your future needs, delivered through the St John’s Independent Living Service.

SITUATION
Chandos House is superbly situated in the very centre of Bath, amongst the many restaurants, theatres and museums the city has to offer. Chandos House is located next to the Thermae Bath Spa and the 5* Gainsborough Hotel with its excellent restaurant and leisure facilities. Also, within short walking distance are The Theatre Royal, The Ustinov and The Egg Theatres.
As an owner at Chandos House, you will have access both to the vibrant and diverse centre of Bath, with its theatres, restaurants, shops and museums, and to the community activities that St John’s Foundation is at the heart of.

LIVING AT CHANDOS HOUSE
A modern development in a historic setting:
At Chandos House, you will enjoy elegant living in a modern apartment within a tastefully renovated Grade II* listed building of historic significance. Chandos House is a gated community, allowing you peace of mind when it comes to security.

Attractive garden:
When the sun is shining, you will be able to enjoy access to Chandos Garden. This space will be the perfect place to catch up with your neighbours or relax with friends and family. Chandos Gardens will be managed and maintained by St John’s Foundation.

Comfort, security and certainty:
Comfort, security and certainty are what a long-lease apartment at Chandos House offers. We know the value of being able to plan for the future financially which is why external maintenance, the upkeep of communal areas, lift maintenance and the management of the gardens will all be covered by a single, easy-to-understand Service Charge.

Elegant individual apartments:
The refurbishment of the apartments has been carried out to ensure the design matches the lifestyle we know our owners will want to enjoy. Each apartment within Chandos House has been individually renovated to create a modern, elegant and comfortable living space in a unique historic setting. All of our apartments will have the space and facilities to receive family and friends. With secondary glazing, insulation and underfloor heating in the bathroom, each apartment has been designed to keep you warm and comfortable throughout the year. All of the Chandos House apartments have a kitchen designed and built by Neptune (www.neptune.com).

Safe and Secure:
Peace of mind is an essential part of a high-quality lifestyle. In addition to the gated access to Chandos House, you can, upon request, access our Independent Living Service which delivers a 24-hour care and support service.

SPECIFICATION
General:
• Secondary glazing to keep you warm and ensure your bills stay low
• Telephone and television point in living room and bedrooms
• Satellite connection point in living room
Kitchen:
• Fitted kitchen with integrated fridge/freezer, oven and induction hob, laid out to make cooking enjoyable and straightforward
• Cooker hood to help keep your apartment fresh
• Belfast sink with hardwearing, easy to clean surface
• 3 in 1 taps which turn on and off easily
• Under pelmet lighting to direct light where you need it
• Washing machines fitted for your use and convenience
Wet Room:
• Fitted shower with level access
• Slip resistant flooring, providing safety in your bathroom
• Fitted mirror for a sleek, coordinated look
• Electric shaver socket fitted for your convenience
• Heated towel rail to keep your towels dry and warm
• Extractor ventilation keeps your bathroom free of steam
Heating and Finishes:
• Natural décor to coordinate with your furnishings
• Original doors in keeping with the building’s heritage
• Stylish chrome door furniture
Safety and Security:
• Door entry system
• Smoke detector and fire alarm
• Fire suppression system

The St John’s team will be delighted to show you Chandos House and provide more information about the accommodation and facilities on offer. To register your interest or to find out more about buying a long-lease apartment at Chandos House, call Carter Jonas on 01225 747250.

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Key Property Details
Property attributes
Upper Floor with Lift
Additional attributes
Retirement Communal Garden
Locality
Town/City
Tenure
Leasehold
Lease expires
03 2143
Total Sq Ft
500 (46.5 Sq M) approx.
Carter Jonas reference
BTH200111
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