- Retirement Development
- 24 Hour Careline
- Communal Garden
- Resident Car Park
- Communal Lounge
- Development Manager
Borland and Borland are pleased to present this rarely available retirement flat in Southbourne. This retirement property for over 60's offers all the benefits of retirement living with NO service charges to pay. Available on a secure long term assured tenancy.
A one bedroom first floor flat with ground level entrance and thirteen steps leading to the apartment. This property is north facing, overlooking the rear communal gardens. The property benefits from a bright double aspect living room, kitchen which includes a window, fitted wooden units with space for a freestanding cooker and fridge/freezer. The bedroom includes fitted wardrobes and the bathroom has a window, a low level suite with an electric shower over the bath. The property benefits from a redecoration.
Merrivale Court is situated in Southbourne, a few miles from Chichester and close to Bosham and the coast. The development is situated close to local amenities and open fields with quiet and pleasant surroundings. Southbourne is a village 2 miles east of Emsworth, with a small railway station between Southampton and Brighton. Emsworth retains a number of independent shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes and is unspoilt by modern development. The 2 tidal millponds are host to a variety of wild life and there are delightful walks to be had around the pond, along the shore and through Brook Meadow
EPC : C
Council Tax: B
Holding Deposit : If you wish to reserve a property a holding deposit of the equivalent to one weeks rent will be required whilst your application is being processed. This amount will be deducted from your first month’s rent at the start of the tenancy. The holding deposit will be withheld if you withdraw from the tenancy, do not pass the referencing process, offer misleading or false information, fail the Right to Rent Checks or fail to sign the tenancy agreement on the agreed date.
Security Deposit : A security deposit of the equivalent to five weeks rent will be required before the start of the tenancy and will be registered with a Government approved scheme. Additional negotiated deposits maybe be payable if pets are permitted within a property, please ask for further information.
Tenancy Agreement Amendments : If any changes or amendments are required to a tenancy agreement £50.00 incl VAT will be required to cover the costs associated with such changes.
Lost Keys/Security Devices : Tenants are liable to the actual cost of replacing any lost keys or security devices. If locks are required to be changed then the costs of the locksmith, new lock(s) and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord and any other persons required to hold keys will also be charged to the tenant.
Unpaid Rent : If rent is unpaid interest of 3% above the Bank of England Base Rate will be charged for each day after the first 14 days until payment is made.
Early Termination : If the tenant requests to end their contract early and the landlord agrees, they shall be liable for the landlord's costs in re-letting the property. This will include rent until the start of the replacement tenancy ( but no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy). The tenants will also be responsible to continue paying the utility bills, council tax, TV licence, and telecommunication services until the start of the replacement tenancy.