6 Mill House, Pickering, YO18 8BJ

A centrally located, ground floor apartment within a sheltered housing complex.


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Communal Entrance      Living Room      Kitchen
Inner Hall      Two Bedrooms      Shower Room
Double Glazing      Storage Heaters      Communal Garden
Phone Entry System      Assistance Pull Chords      Residents Parking


Pickering is a thriving market town found at the foot of the North York Moors National Park, along the A170 Thirsk to Scarborough Road. As a result there are excellent road links to the East Coast, City of York and neighbouring market towns of Helmsley and Kirkbymoorside. The Coastliner bus service runs frequent buses through Pickering linking with Malton and its train station that provides a direct line to York and its Intercity London to Edinburgh service. Pickering has a good range of shops and supermarkerts, a Monday street market, well respected schools for all ages and amenities that include Doctors surgery, Dentist and library. There are also a wealth of recreational activities close to hand, such as Dalby Forest, The North York Moors Steam Train and Pickering Castle.

Mill House is situated just off the main market place overlooking Pickering Beck and is but very short walk to all of its amenities. This is a development of self contained flats, which form part of a retirement housing scheme providing a secure environment for the over 55's. The Mill House is specially designed to accommodate the retired and it has many features to assist the comforts of older people, including a lift to all floors, laundry facilities if required, door entry intercom and waist height sockets.

6 Mill House is a ground floor, two bedroom apartment with the benefit of double glazing and Economy 7 night storage heating. There is a communal garden area overlooking Pickering Beck and private residents car parking adjacent to Train Lane. This apartment has just had new electric night storage heaters, hot water cylinder and shower room. It has a light dual aspect living room with a dining area that links through an archway to a fitted kitchen. There are also two bedrooms (double and a single) and a shower room.

General Information

Services: Water and electricity are connected. Connection to mains drains. Telephone connection subject to the usual British Telecom regulations.

Economy 7 night storage heating.

Council Tax: We are informed by Ryedale District Council that the property falls in band B.

Management Charge: A monthly management charge of £183.98 per calendar month is currently payable for the year 2016 - 2017 this covers the following:-
1 Emergency Service - which is connected directed to Anchor House
2 Maintenance of the Lift
3 Cleaning and maintenance of communal areas
4 Garden maintenance
5 External paintwork and decoration
6 External window cleaning
7 Insurance of the building
8 Laundry room providing washing and drying facilities
9 Heating of common parts
10 Tunstall telecom door entry system

Tenure: We are advised by the Vendors that the property is Leasehold, held on a 125 year Lease which commenced in 1988. Recently the owners have collectively purchased their respective share of the freehold interest of the Mill House building. Management of these facilities are now arranged by Cundalls Estate Agents. Vacant possession of no.6 will be given upon completion.
Viewing Arrangements: Strictly by prior appointment through the Agents. Messrs Rounthwaite & Woodhead, Market Place, Pickering. Telephone: 01751 472800.