Sheraton Close, Northampton


For sale with no upper chain. A conveniently located 2 bedroom link-detached bungalow with a garage and private garden situated in the Headlands area of Northampton. The bungalow is within just a few minutes walk of a local Co-op store and is also within just a mile of the local medical centre, Aldi supermarket and Abington Park. A regular bus service also operates into Northampton Town centre.

The accommodation includes a hallway with good sized store cupboard, living room with patio doors to the private garden, kitchen, 2 bedrooms and a shower room/wc. Heating is via electric night storage radiators.

The bungalow is situated on a cul de sac development of retirement bungalows and a stipulation of ownership is that all residents must be over the age of 55. The property does have a monitored call-care system in place that would alert the development manager (when on duty) should a resident require assistance or transfers through to an emergency care line that is covered 24 hours a day. Facilities include a residents' communal lounge and we understand that regular social activities are arranged within this retirement community. In addition the development has a guest suite available that can be booked to accommodate overnight visitors at reasonable cost.

The property is leasehold with the balance of the original 125 year lease that commenced on 1st April 1987. There is a service charge and ground rent. For the year to September 2017 the service charge is £1914.07 and the ground rent is £334.82 for the same period. This covers the cost of buildings insurance, external redecoration, communal grounds maintenance, the cost of the development manager, communal lounge facility, care line etc.

Property Details

The Accommodation comprises:

(Please note that all sizes are approximate only).

Entrance Hall

UPVC leaded double-glazed front door, loft access, large storage cupboard, electric night storage heater, airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder, doors to all rooms except kitchen.

Living Room

17'10" x 10'4"

Feature mock fire-surround with electric fire, electric night storage heater, ceiling coving, telephone point, UPVC double-glazed patio door to the rear garden, doorway to:


9'7" min x 7'3"

With a range of units to include single drainer stainless steel sink, base cupboards and drawers, wall cupboards and work-surface areas with tiled splash areas. Plumbing for washing machine, electric cooker point, vinyl flooring, sealed-unit timber casement windows to the front and side.

Bedroom 1

14'7" x 8'9"

Electric night storage heater, ceiling coving and sealed-unit timber casement window to the rear.

Bedroom 2

9'4" plus recess x 6'0"

Electric panel heater, ceiling coving and sealed-unit timber casement window to the rear.

Shower Room/WC

8'9" x 5'1"

With white suite comprising close-coupled WC, pedestal washbasin and shower enclosure with Triton Rapide R3 shower unit. Electric towel rail, electric wall fire, sealed-unit timber casement window to the front.

Outside - Front

The front garden is part of the communal grounds and is not within the ownership of the bungalow. As such grass cutting and shrub maintenance in this area is covered by the service charge.

Attached Garage

16'8" x 8'6"

With front garage door, lighting, power sockets and rear personnel door into the rear garden.

Outside - Rear

The property has its own private rear garden which is for the sole use of this property and is included within the title. The garden is mainly slabbed for ease of maintenance with shrub beds and borders. Established conifer screening to create privacy from the primary school behind.


The property is leasehold and is sold with the balance of the original 125 year lease which commenced on 1st April 1987. Annual service charge to end of September is £1914.07. Ground rent for the same period is £334.82. These charges include buildings insurance, external redecoration/repairs, communal ground maintenance, development manager costs, emergency monitoring, residents' lounge etc.

Wanting to View?

To arrange a viewing of this property please call us on (01933) 278591 or email Our offices are open from Monday to Friday from 9:00 until 6:00, Saturday from 9:00 until 4:00.

Important Note

Please note that Harwoods have not tested any appliances, services or systems mentioned in these particulars and can therefore offer no warranty. If you have any doubt about the working condition of any of these items then you should arrange to have them checked by your own contractor prior to exchange of contracts.

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