Offers Over £165,000

1 bed retirement property for sale in Morningside

14/7 Maxwell Street, Morningside, Edinburgh, EH10 5HU
Total Floor Area 48m²
Council Tax Band D
Energy Rating D
Key features
  • Particularly appealing ground floor retirement flat
  • Living/dining room with patio door opening onto front patio area
  • Smart re-fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
  • Double bedroom with fitted wardrobe
  • Shower room featuring a contemporary shower enclosure
  • Residents’ lounge/kitchen, guest suite and communal laundry

Particularly appealing ground floor retirement flat providing comfortable and secure living in a quiet cul-de-sac just off Morningside Road, with easy access to a fabulous range of amenities and bus services. Morningside View is a popular retirement development built by McCarthy & Stone in 1997 and managed by First Port Property Services. Every effort has been made to create a secure and supportive environment for the residents, who can enjoy their independence with peace of mind knowing that assistance can be provided if required. A House Manager is based at the development, supplemented by a 24 hour call line service to Appello. Access into the communal stairway, which is served by a lift to all floors, is by way of a security entryphone system. There is a lovely residents’ lounge with kitchen area and also a guest suite, which can be booked for use by family and friends for a modest charge. Regular social activities are organised for the residents to take part in if they wish. A charge is payable in respect of the upkeep and cleaning of the communal areas, garden maintenance, block building insurance and the costs of the house manager. A purchaser must be capable of leading an independent lifestyle and will require to attend at an interview to confirm their suitability. Age restrictions apply and a sole resident must have reached the age of 60. In respect of a couple, one person must be 60 and the other at least 55 years. The accommodation comprises: Hallway with large store cupboard, living/dining room with patio door opening onto front patio area, smart re-fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, shower room featuring a contemporary shower enclosure, double glazing and electric heating, on-site House Manager and 24 hour emergency call line, residents’ lounge/kitchen, guest suite and communal laundry, secure entry to building and lift to all floors, all areas wheelchair accessible, well kept shared garden and permit parking in private car park

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