Apartment 08 - Sycamore Court

Filey Road, Filey Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2DZ

Apartment 08 - Sycamore Court



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The spacious living room is decorated in a natural colour which gives a bright and airy feel and the fitted kitchen comes complete with integrated appliances.

The master bedroom benefits from a walk in wardrobe fitted with hanging space and shelving units meaning you can use the second bedroom as space for guests or a large study. Finally, the shower room is complete with a level access shower, slip resistant flooring, chrome towel radiator and an illuminated mirror.


  • This property is available for 75% Shared Ownership.
  • There is no rent payable on the remaining 25%.
  • The full asking price is £260,000 and at 75% Shared Ownership it is £195,000.


  • Age Category: for the over 70s
  • Service Charge: the Service Charge for apartment 08 is £843.21 per calendar month and will be reviewed annually.
  • Tenure: Leasehold
  • Lease length: 990 years less 2 days from and including the Commencement Date
  • Council Tax Band: C



We understand that to provide excellent customer service we need outstanding people. That’s why we employ and train the team who oversee Balshaw Court. All YourLife staff must provide an enhanced certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) before they commence work at the development.

It’s also reassuring to know that the Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulates YourLife. The Estates Manager who leads the team is personally registered with the Commission.

Yourlife are always there when and if you need them.


You can trust in the provision of excellent personal care and management from our very own team, enabling you to continue to live independently.

YourLife brings you professional service to your own home, providing flexible personal, domestic and social care support packages, tailored entirely to suit your requirements.

With an extensive assortment of services on offer – from help with grocery shopping to someone accompanying you to a doctors’ or hospital appointment – you might also want to book additional time. This is charged in 15-minute increments, so you only ever pay for the support you need.


Your service charge already includes one hours’ domesticassistance every week. You can use this time for help with a range of chores, from housework to shopping for groceries, leaving you more time to do the things you enjoy.

If you would like a little more help around your apartment you can add more time, for an additional charge.


If required, we can help you with services such as going to bed and getting up in the morning, help with medication prompting and convalescence care. There’s a whole host of services on offer. 

If you think you would like to take advantage of these services, your Sales Consultant can arrange a private, confidential Wellbeing Assessment with the Estates Manager, so you can be sure you have all the care and support you need from the moment you move in.


If you want to take a shopping trip or have an evening at the theatre, one of our team will be happy to assist you.


The team can take care of all your laundry requirements, returning your items washed, dried and ironed in 24 hours.

*Extra chagre applies.


Steeped in history, Scarborough has many places of interest, from the Grade II Scarborough Spa, the 12th Century castle plus a selection of museums and galleries.  There's much to enjoy, everything from a leisurely walk along the beach, meander through one of the many public gardens close by plus two golf clubs and many clubs and societies.


There's a convenience store just .3 miles from Sycamore Court and 1 mile from the development will bring you into the town centre.  There are 3 major supermarket retailers in the town plus a shopping centre and a large part of the town centre is pedestrianised.


Alongside the comprehensive bus network, Scarborough also benefits from a being connected by rail with direct links to York and Sheffield amongst other towns and cities.  The A64 links the town directly to York and Leeds plus the A171 coast road north to Whitby and the A165 to the south taking you to Bridlington and onwards to Hull.


We pour our heart and soul into creating developments that give you the freedom to do more of the things you love. Each one is thoughtfully designed to nurture a vibrant, active community and is built to high standards.

• Double glazing to all windows
• Balcony or patio to selected apartments
• Walk-in or fitted wardrobes to selected apartments
• Telephone and television point in living room and bedrooms
• NHBC 10 year warranty
• Sky/Sky+ connection point in living room*

• Fitted kitchen with integrated appliances -
fridge/freezer, mid-height oven and ceramic hob
• Stainless steel cooker hood and glass splashback
• Granite Composite sink
• Lever mixer taps

• Fitted wet room with tiled flooring
• White sanitary ware with high quality fittings
• Additional WC in selected two bedroom apartments
• Illuminated mirror
• Heated towel rail

• Panel heating
• Neutral décor
• Oak veneered doors
• Chrome door furniture and fittings

• Door camera entry system which is linked to the TV
• 24 hour emergency call system with a personal pendant alarm
• Intruder alarm and smoke detector
• Illuminated light switches to bathroom and main bedroom

This specification is for guidance only, items may vary. Please check with a McCarthy Stone Sales Consultant for further details. Images are indicative only. *Sky/Sky+ subject to Sky subscription.

OPSO (Older person's shared ownership)

This scheme allows those over 55 to purchase a share in a property. You may be looking to downsize. move nearer to family or seek the reassurance of care and support, which Extra Care Developments provide. 

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