50 Town End Mews, Cross Hills, BD20 8SS


SOLD (subject to contract)



50 Town End Mews, Cross Hills, BD20 8SS

for a 75% share

Forming one of just 12 purpose built apartments which are managed by The Anchor Housing Association, this particular property is of special appeal being on the Ground floor with good access to both the front and back of the apartment.

Well maintained throughout, the property provides easily managed 2 Bedroomed accommodation which is served by gas fired central heating system and sealed unit double glazing, with a modern fitted Kitchen and all the rooms having the benefit of an intercom system which would then alert the Warden if assistance was required.

The property has a shared car park and communal gardens and enjoys a quiet cul-de-sac location off Holme Lane between the South Craven villages of Cross Hills and Sutton in Craven.

Agents Note: The property is held in a shared ownership scheme with Anchor Housing and an opportunity has arisen to purchase a 75% share with the buyer making a monthly rental and service charge payment of £141.43 (fixed until 31st March 2019) payable to The Housing Association for the remainder.

Limited to those above the age of 60 and of special appeal to the retirement market, the property is ready for immediate occupation and in detail comprises:


COVERED ENTRANCE: with bin store/meter cupboard. Entrance Door to:

ENTRANCE HALL: 15’9” x 2’10” with deep fitted cupboard with 2 useful shelves for laundry and storage.

KITCHEN: 8’2” x 7’10” with extensive range of Burgundy gloss base and wall units, easy slide pan drawers with laminate worktops and attractive silver splash backs, De Dietrich 4 ring induction hob, stainless steel extractor fan over, Zanussi built-in electric oven, washer plumbing, Vinyl sink unit with mixer tap, wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler, Manrose extractor fan, Karndene Vinyl flooring and ceiling downlights.

BEDROOM 2/ DINING ROOM: 11’10” x 8’3” with coving and views overlooking the garden area and the allotments.


BEDROOM 1: 13’10” x 8’6” overlooking the rear communal garden.

SITTING ROOM: 13’11”x 10’9” with telephone and television points, coving, gas fire in attractive surround, coving, wall points and French doors leading to the communal garden area.

BATHROOM: 7’1” x 5’8” 3-piece suite in white comprising panelled bath, bracket wash basin, low suite w.c, mirrored bathroom cupboard with lighting, tiling with attractive Mosaic strip, Aqualisa Shower over the bath and Karndene Vinyl flooring.

WALK IN STOREPLACE: 5’3”x 3’8” with range of fitted shelves and coat hooks.  


Shared residents car park and attractive lawned communal gardens arranged in a central courtyard setting.

SERVICES: Mains gas, water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property. The heating/electrical appliances and any fixtures and fittings included in the sale have not been tested by the Agents and we are therefore unable to offer any guarantees in respect of them.

COUNCIL TAX BAND: Verbal enquiry reveals that this property has been placed in Council Tax Band B levied by Craven District Council.


TENURE: The property is held upon a long Leasehold in the Anchor Housing Association Shared Ownership for the Elderly scheme.

The Lessee shall be an elderly person (above retirement age) qualifying for a Lease within the scheme and in need of subsidised sheltered housing in accordance with the objects of the association.

The Lessee will own a 75% share of the property, with 25% being held by The Anchor Housing Association. The Lessee pays a monthly service charge to cover external maintenance, buildings insurance, maintenance and upkeep of the common parts and similar services set out in the terms of the lease.

On future re-sale a 1% contribution of the total sale price is made to the sinking fund and the buyer is obliged to attend an interview with Anchor Housing in order to conform to the aforementioned criteria.

VIEWING: Please contact the selling Agents, Messrs. Wilman and Wilman on telephone 01535-637333 who will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements and supply any further information.

PRICE: £85,000 (for a 75% share)