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Banbury Road, Oxford, OX2

£210,000 (Sold Subject To Contract)

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One bedroom, ground floor RETIREMENT APARTMENT close to Summertown shops and cafes.

DESCRIPTION & SITUATION This ground floor, one bedroom RETIREMENT apartment is the perfect option to live in complete independence in the highly popular location of Summertown with easy access to shops and cafes. The property is presented in good order throughout and comprises an entrance hall, a double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, bathroom with low level bath and shower, kitchen with a range of units, an electric oven and hob and space for a fridge/freezer, and a sitting/dining room with direct access to a patio area.

Diamond Court is a purpose built retirement development finished in 1988 by McCarthy & Stone. Each apartment within the development is equipped with a 24 hour emergency alarm service which can be activated from various points within each property. Communal facilities include; the residents lounge, guest suites for visiting friends and relatives and a well-equipped laundry. There are various social events organised should residents wish to be involved. The communal gardens provide a lovely setting and off road parking is available for residents and guests. It is a condition of purchase that residents are 60 years of age, or in the case of a couple, one must be 60 or over, and the other 55 or over.

The development is ideally positioned with immediate access to the bus stop at the top of the Banbury Road for buses into Oxford City Centre. Summertown is within walking distance and offers a doctors surgery, Marks & Spencer's Food Hall, a range of shops, restaurants and cafes.


DIRECTIONS From the offices of Penny & Sinclair proceed south down the Banbury Road and the entrance to Diamond Court will be found on the right hand side on the corner of Moreton Road.

SERVICES All mains services are connected with the exception of gas.

TENURE & POSSESSION The property is leasehold with a tenure of 125 years rom 1988.
The service charge is £607.25 payable twice yearly as of January 2017.


MANAGEMENT COMPANY The current management company is Peverel Management Service Limited

COUNCIL TAX Council Tax Band 'D' £1,735.47 for the year 2016/17
Telephone (01865) 252870

VIEWING ARRANGMENTS Strictly by appointment with Penny & Sinclair. Prior to making an appointment to view, Penny & Sinclair strongly recommend that you discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in the property with a member of Penny & Sinclair's staff who has seen the property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.

FIXTURES & FITTINGS Certain items may be available by separate negotiation with Penny & Sinclair.

LOCAL AUTHORITY Oxford City Council
City Chambers
Queen Street
Oxford OX1 1EN
Telephone (01865) 249811

IMPORTANT NOTICE
Penny & Sinclair, their clients and any joint agent gives notice to anyone reading these particulars that:
i) the particulars do not constitute part of an offer or contract; ii) all descriptions, dimensions, references to the condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statement or representations of fact. Iii) the text, photographs and plans are guidelines only and are not necessarily comprehensive. Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property does not mean that all necessary planning, building regulations or other consents have been obtained and Penny & Sinclair have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. A buyer or lessee must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise. Iv) the descriptions provided therein represent the opinion of the author and whilst given in good faith should not be construed as statements of fact; v) nothing in the particulars shall be deemed a statement that the property is in good condition or otherwise, nor that any services or facilities are in good working order; vi) no person in the employment of Penny & Sinclair has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. Vii) all measurements are approximate.




Viewing
Please contact us on 01865 318013 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

Energy Performance Certificate
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Features
  • ONE BEDROOM RETIREMENT PROPERTY
  • Direct access to beautifully kept communal gardens
  • Ground floor apartment
  • Close to Summertown shops
  • Parking
Office Address: 1-4 The Plain, St Clements, Oxford, OX4 1AS Telephone : 01865 297525
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