Located within a short level walk of Salisbury city centre, Archers Court is a McCarthy and Stone development specifically designed for the over 55s.
The development, which was completed in 1998, offers secure living and has the advantage of a full time resident manager; there are also excellent communal facilities available including a large day room, kitchen, laundry, visitor/guest suite which may be booked by prior arrangement, extremely well maintained communal gardens and residents/visitors parking.
70 Archers Court is a top floor apartment located at the rear of the smaller block within the development with an open outlook at the rear overlooking the main Archers Court complex. Within the block is a communal staircase to each floor together with a fully serviced lift which had a major overhaul in 2020.
Number 70 offers 2 good sized bedrooms (bedroom 1 with fitted furniture), an excellent double aspect living room/dining room, a well-equipped modern kitchen and a large bathroom with walk-in shower enclosure. The apartment is fully double glazed, heated by electric low tariff storage units and is generally extremely well maintained and presented. There is a fully integrated emergency system with a red pull cord in every room which directly alerts the call centre. The apartment has an intercom system allowing the front door to be opened from the apartment.
Castle Street is located just inside the ring road in the historic cathedral city of Salisbury, within a short level walk of the many shops, supermarkets, cultural and social amenities including the cathedral, arts centre, theatre and cinema, twice weekly market, restaurants, medical facilities and both private and state schools for all ages. The medieval cathedral, leisure centre, recreation ground and local park are nearby and the mainline rail service to London's Waterloo (journey time 90 minutes) and the West Country is within walking distance. Salisbury District hospital is just outside the city centre. Salisbury is well placed for access to the A30/A303/M3 to London and the West Country and Southampton and the M27 via the A36.
TENURE AND SERVICES: Leasehold with the Residue of a 125 year Lease dated 1998. Local Authority: Wiltshire Council. Council Tax Band E - £2,576.14 for the year 2021/22. Fully double glazed. Mains electricity, water and drainage connected. Electric heating. Ground Rent: £645.39 per annum paid half-yearly in advance. Service Charge: Management Fee payable to First Port Retirement Property Services six monthly, the last payment of £1,543.17 was made on 14 March 2021.
DIRECTIONS: From the centre of Salisbury proceed along Castle Street; Archers Court will be found on the left hand side facing Wyndham Road. Number 70 is at the rear of the top floor of the building on your left as you enter. Please park in the Visitors car park.