• Type: Apartment

  • Price: £146,250 for 75%

  • Bedrooms: 1

  • Address: Swallowtail Place, Bridewell Lane, Acle, Norfolk

Swallowtail Place is an independent living scheme which offers apartments to over 55s. Optional on site care is available 24/7 giving residents and their families peace of mind, that support is close to hand if needed.

The development benefits from numerous on site communal areas including a bistro, lounge a hairdressing salon. Residents also have a private lounge and bar area, gardens, and a flexible space which can be used for a cinema, hobbies, or special events.

The price advertised represents purchasing a 75% share of the home. However, there is the option for purchasing shares up to the maximum available amount of 75%. If purchasing below 75% share of the home, rent on the unsold value is payable.

For more information on our Independent Community Living schemes please click on the link below.

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Key features 

  • Wide entrance and internal doors allow for wheelchair access, leading to the living area, bedroom, utility / storage cupboard and a shower room
  • All apartments include a washer/dryer
  • Video door entry system connecting to the main communal entrance door
  • Everon warden call system with a wearable pendant that can be kept with you at all times should you need it
  • Pets allowed
  • EPC rating - B
  • Council tax - B
  • Tenure: Leasehold - 990 years 

Property details

Open plan living area and kitchen 

Living area - The living area is open plan to the kitchen and offers a good sized balcony, including tv and phone points, fully carpeted and modern yet tasteful decor creates a welcoming homely feel and is ready to simply add your furniture and make it your own.

Kitchen area - Kitchen features a range of wall and base units with laminate worktops. There are integrated appliances including a single oven, electric ceramic hob with extractor above. There is a freestanding fridge/freezer and further plumbing for a dishwasher to be added at a later stage.

Bedroom - double bedroom with large uPVC windows. There is space for wardrobes, bedside tables and other bedroom furniture. There are two wall mounted lights, one for either side of the bed. The bedrooms all include tv and phone points and fully carpeted.

Shower room - a level access wet room with vinyl floor and part tiled walls. The shower room features a large walk in shower with shower curtain and rail, pedestal hand basin with chrome mixer tap and close-coupled toilet. There are mounting brackets installed for support rails, should you wish to have them installed.

Additional Details

Peace Of Mind Charge - are in place for all residents at Swallowtail Place. This contributes to ensuring that there are support staff on site 24/7, so that no one has to worry in a real emergency that staff will be unable to attend. This also enables ambulances, GPs and family members to be contacted immediately. This charge is £35.90 per week, per apartment.

Service Charges - are based on estimates and subject to review each year. Currently, the weekly service charge is £61.88.

Disclaimer - all photographs and images are for illustrative purposes only. Room dimensions and layouts may vary. All details are subject to change.

Please note - buyers will be responsible for their own utility bills and any personal services acquired such as phone/internet packages.

Our Older Person Shared Ownership Guide and brochures are available upon request.


To find out more information or to arrange a viewing contact our Sales Team at sales@saffronhousing.co.uk or call on 01508 532000.