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FOR SALE R0854 - 6 Rookery Close, Chorley, PR7 2JY


Ground floor apartment on a select and sought after development

Available on a 70% / 30% shared ownership scheme

Attractive and tranquil setting

Re-fitted kitchen and fully fitted bedroom

UPVc double-glazing



The apartment is in a pleasant corner position in a short cul-de-sac on an exclusive development of similar style residences, offering quiet and secure accommodation restricted to persons of 55 years of age and over.

The pleasant locality is near to neighbourhood shops and there is easy access into the town centre.

It is offered on a 70% / 30% shared ownership scheme administered by Places for People Housing Association. A charge of approximately £78.85 per calendar month is levied to cover costs of repairs and maintenance to the apartment, landscaping and upkeep of gardens and ‘Piper’ alarm call system with warden support.


Proceeding down Collingwood Road turn left by the Gillibrand Arms into Mountbatten Road which leads into Rookery Close.


All sizes are approx

Ground Floor

Entrance Porch
Tiled Floor and bin store Hall With cloaks cupboard

4.8 m x 3.4 m (15’8 x 11’)
With central heating radiator, double-glazed patio window overlooking front paved area and garden, sliding door leading to

With extensive range of modern fitted units consisting of base cupboards with contoured worktops, ceramic hob with separate oven and microwave above. Integrated Bosch dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and freezer. 11⁄2 bowl stainless steel inset sink unit and drainer. Tiling to walls, matching wall cupboards and new wall mounted gas fired boiler supplying central heating system and domestic hot water.

Bedroom 1
3.9 m x 3 m (12’8 x 9’8)
Extensive range of fitted wardrobes featuring dressing table unit with drawers below. Top Boxes. Central heating radiator.

Bedroom 2/Dining Room
3 m x 2 m (9’9 x 6’8)
Central heating radiator.

Pedestal wash basin, low flush WC, large shower tray with tiling to walls, electric shower. Airing/cloak cupboard. Heated towel rail.


Garden areas to front and rear with convenient parking area to side.


A radiator system of central heating is installed and served by a wall mounted gas fired combi boiler installed some 12 months ago and located in the kitchen.


A ‘Piper’ alarm system is installed.


It is understood the flat is leasehold for the residue of a 99-year term which will be re-extended on each transfer of ownership albeit this should be confirmed by your Legal Adviser(s) as part of their standard enquiries prior to exchange of contracts.


According to Chorley Borough Council’s web site the flat has been placed in Band B which currently equates to a Council Tax of approximately £1276 per annum.

Energy Efficiency & Environmental Impact Rating

See PDF.

To View

Strictly by appointment with Peter E Gilkes & Company and with whom all negotiations should be conducted.


All services throughout the property are untested. Interested parties must satisfy themselves as to the condition of the central heating system, appliances and fittings where applicable.