1 bedroom flat for sale
War Memorial Place, Henley-on-Thames, RG9
- Retirement ground floor apartment
- One double bedroom
- Accessible bathroom
- Separate kitchen and living room
- Car parking and communal grounds
- Direct outdoor access
A one bedroom retirement apartment with its own front door located in a private development half a mile from Henley town centre. The apartment is well presented throughout with high ceilings and good proportions. The property comes with parking and beautiful communal grounds. EPC Rating D.
War Memorial Place is a popular retirement development exclusively for the over 60's, or if a couple, one of 55 years plus. Located just off the Harpsden Road to the south of Henley with a bus stop near the entrance of the development with a regular bus service to Henley town centre.
Henley is a charming and famous riverside town within 10 miles of Reading, 35 miles of central London and 25 miles from Heathrow. It is surrounded by lovely countryside, dominated by the Chiltern Hills and the River Thames runs through the town itself. Every summer the town hosts the world-famous Royal Regatta followed by the Henley Festival and Rewind Festival. The town has a railway station providing a link to the mainline stations in Reading and Twyford with a fast service to London Paddington (from 28 minutes). Crossrail allows direct access to the City, Canary Wharf, the West End and Heathrow Airport. The M4 (J8/9) is approximately 7 miles away, and the M40 (J4) is 12 miles. Henley offers an excellent variety of shops, ranging from high street chains to independent boutiques. There are numerous coffee shops and many restaurants offering an array of cuisines. Sporting facilities include several fine local golf courses and clubs for rugby, squash, swimming and tennis.
The apartment has its own entrance, five steps up from the outside. The front door opens into a hallway with doors leading to all rooms. The living dining room has windows with multiple views over the grounds and French doors outside. The kitchen is separate and has a range of wall and base units with a four ring electric hob and fitted appliances. The double bedroom benefits from a window to the front aspect and a built in double wardrobe with folding mirrored doors. The bathroom has been adapted and now provides a walk in shower with grab rails and seating.
The French doors in the living room lead directly to the communal grounds and plenty of seating. The communal gardens are well maintained as part of the service charge. There is also car parking available on site.
There are 24-hour emergency pull cords in the rooms and the hallway has a Tunstall entry phone system.
South Oxfordshire District Council, Council Tax Band D. Mains water, drainage and electricity.
Current ground rent and service charge including building insurance of £2,856.18 (2023) per annum reviewed annually in April. The lease has 65 years remaining.
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