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Situated on the first floor of this modern development by McCarthy & Stone Retirement Homes is this attractive one bedroom apartment. Dove Court offers independent retirement living, with a duty warden, and is well situated, within walking distance of Faringdon's town centre facilities and amenities. Residents must be over 60 years old.

The apartment can easily be accessed by lift or staircase and has its own private entrance with entry-phone. The entrance hall leads to a sitting/dining room with window overlooking the gardens. There is an adjacent kitchen which is fitted with built-in oven, hob and extractor and has an under-counter fridge and freezer. The bedroom is a good-sized double with a fitted mirror-fronted double wardrobe and the shower room has a modern white suite which includes a wash hand basin with fitted cupboard beneath, a good-sized airing cupboard with shelving, WC and a large modern shower cubicle.

Dove Court has the benefit of a security entry system with an emergency call facility within each apartment on a 24-hour care line. There is a popular residents' lounge with regular events organised, a communal laundry room and a visitors' apartment which can be used for visiting friends and family. In addition, there is ample on-site parking and the gardens are nicely tended and reasonably large. A community bus runs

around the town each weekday morning, offering easy access to the larger supermarkets and medical centre.

The apartment has Economy 7 storage heaters in the lounge and bedroom. There is an annual service charge which is currently £1,948.98, with a ground rent of £395 per annum.

AMENITIES The historic market town of Faringdon, dating back at least to the 12th century, has a thriving community and amenities such as the Leisure Centre, Library, Faringdon Community College, Junior and Infant schools as well as The Old Station Nursery, doctors' and dentists' surgeries and a Family Centre.

The Tower on Folly Hill was built by Lord Berners in 1935 and affords panoramic views across four counties. For over 20 years, the town has been twinned with Le Mêle-sur-Sarthe in France and in 2004, Faringdon became the first Fairtrade town in the South East of England. The town is served by the Stagecoach 66 bus which runs a frequent service from Swindon to Oxford and back. The town is also ideally positioned for the A420, leading to the A34, M40 and M4 and mainline railway services from Swindon, Oxford and Didcot Parkway.

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