SummaryExclusively for over 60 this retirement property is set in purpose built development offering all the benefits of retirement living.
PropertyA one bedroom apartment situated on the second floor with a south easterly aspect and a balcony overlooking the gardens. The property benefits from a light and bright living room with a patio door opening out onto the balcony. The kitchen has fitted units with space for a freestanding cooker and fridge/freezer. The bedroom has fitted wardrobes and the bathroom includes a modern white suite with an electric shower over the bath. This property also benefits from redecoration and new flooring throughout.
DevelopmentAlexandra Lodge is ideally situated close to local amenities and within walking distance of the high street, parkland and shops. An extremely pretty stretch of the River Thames is almost on the doorstep as well. Weybridge has historic connections associated with King Henry VIII. His gift of Oatlands Palace to Anne of Cleaves is now the setting of the famous Oatlands Park Hotel which is situated nearby. Trains to Waterloo take 30 minutes, the M25 and M3 are 5 minutes away and Heathrow and Gatwick airports are also within easy reach.
About UsGirlings is the uk’s leading retirement property letting agent, for 25 years we have been specialising in letting homes allowing people to continue to live independently in later life. We offer properties on assured tenancies which allow you to remain in your property for life – giving older tenants the reassurance that they will not have to move unless they choose to do so.
A holding deposit of one weeks rent is required to reserve a property – please see our Tenancy information for more details. Continued...
As well as paying the rent, you may also be required to make the following permitted payments.
Before the tenancy starts (payable to Girlings Retirement Rentals Ltd ‘the Agent’)
Holding Deposit: 1 week’s rent This is to reserve a property and will be paid against the first weeks rent. Please note: This will be withheld if the applicant(s) or any relevant person (including any guarantor(s)) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right-to-Rent check, provide materially significant false or misleading information, or fail to sign their tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within 4 weeks (or other deadline as mutually agreed in writing). Does not apply in Scotland.
Security Deposit: One month’s rent. This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy.
During the tenancy (payable to the Agent)
Unpaid rent - Interest at 3% above the Bank of England Base Rate from Rent Due Date until paid in order to pursue non-payment of rent. Please Note: This will not be levied until the rent is more than 14 days in arrears.
Early Termination (Tenant’s Request) - Should the tenant wish to leave their contract early, they shall be liable for the landlord’s costs in re-letting the property as well as all rent due under the tenancy until the start date of the replacement tenancy. These costs will be no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy. Early termination is subject to the landlord’s agreement.
For English properties:
Lost Key(s) or other Security Device(s) - Tenants are liable for the actual cost of replacing any lost key(s) or other security device(s). If the loss results in locks needing to be changed, the actual costs of a locksmith, new lock and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord and any other persons requiring keys will be charged to the tenant. If extra costs are incurred there will be a charge of £15 per hour (inc. VAT) for the time taken replacing lost key(s) or other security device(s).
Variation of Contract - £50 (inc. VAT) per agreed variation. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Change of Sharer - £50 (inc. VAT) per replacement tenant or any reasonable costs incurred if higher. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions, new tenant referencing and Right-to-Rent checks, deposit registration as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
For Welsh properties:
Payment for a breach of the tenancy agreement up to the prescribed limit including but not limited to; missed contractor appointments, replacement keys or security devices, avoidable or purposeful damage caused by neglect or carelessness, emergency/ out of hours call out fees when the problem has been caused by the tenant.
During the tenancy (payable to the provider) if permitted and applicable