Old Parsonage Court, Otterbourne SO21

Old Parsonage Court, Otterbourne SO21

2 Bedroom | Leasehold | Retirement

Asking price £230,000
Shawford 1.3 miles
Oakwood Avenue 0.1 miles
Oakwood Avenue 0.2 miles

A ground floor retirement apartment with a conservatory in a pretty corner of this popular Brendoncare complex. Energy efficiency: Band D.

Shared hall with lift • Kitchen • Sitting/dining room with conservatory • 2 Bedrooms • Bathroom • Charming communal grounds • EPC rating D

Old Parsonage Court is a retirement development in the delightful grounds of The Old Parsonage which is part of the well regarded Brendoncare Foundation. It is a complex of 16 flats and six bungalows with the residents having the benefit of 24-hour emergency callout and property maintenance. Furthermore there are regular social gatherings and there is a function room for events. Built to a high standard the apartments enjoy good insulation, lift access, double glazing, all electric
heating and wheelchair accessible doors. With the
development of a new nursing home nearby in
Otterbourne Brendoncare have exciting plans to upgrade and redevelop the Grade II listed Old Parsonage into 16 new assisted living apartments with an Assisted Living Co - Ordinator on site to continue to provide services to the residents.

16 Old Parsonage Court is a comfortable two-bedroom ground floor apartment tucked away in a pleasant corner of the grounds. Some years ago the property was extended with the addition of a conservatory, adjoining the comfortable living room. This creates a warm and attractive
space to sit and watch everyday comings and goings. The kitchen is fully fitted with space for a washing machine and dishwasher. The bathroom has been adapted to provide an enclosed shower with extra grab rails. The property has plenty of storage cupboards and uprated Fischer radiators have been installed.

The private communal grounds of Old Parsonage Court and The Old Parsonage are a lovely setting, beautifully maintained with mature trees, herbaceous borders, seating areas and expanses of lawn for the exclusive use of residents. There are areas of garden around the apartment blocks and there is an area of woodland behind number
16. Residents' parking can be arranged by Brendoncare.

Annual ground rent £100 & Service Charge £3660 (payable monthly) which includes buildings insurance, garden maintenance, window cleaning and internal repairs. Further services can include the provision of a hot lunch and a mobile hairdresser (by private appointment). These
are also available at an additional cost. There is a sinking fund to cover extraordinary costs such as new double glazing which was installed in 2016 and new fascia’s and soffits installed in 2018.

Otterbourne is a popular village conveniently situated between Winchester (about 4 miles to the north) and Southampton (about 7 miles to the south). There are good local facilities including an excellent Nisa shop with post office, a garden centre and pubs. The surrounding countryside is beautiful and provides excellent country walks. There is convenient access for the M3 and London is about 1 hour by train from Winchester or nearby Shawford, furthermore there is a good local bus service.

Tenure: Leasehold - 99 years from June 2015.
Local Authority: Winchester City Council T: 01962 840222
Viewing: Strictly by appointment through the selling agents Carter Jonas T: 01962 842742
Directions: SO21 2EP: Travelling south on the St Cross Road from Winchester, take the road to Otterbourne at the roundabout. Continue south and continue over the Poles Lane roundabout. Turn right into Coles Mede and immediately right to The Old Parsonage. Old Parsonage Court is in the grounds of the Nursing Home.

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