Shared ownership is another way to buy your own home. You buy a percentage, and pay rent on the rest. The housing association owns part of it — but you’re living there, you decorate it, and you decide when to sell.
Buying a percentage means a smaller deposit and smaller mortgage. It’s a sooner first step on the ladder for lots of people. Usually, you can also carry on buying shares, to own it 100%.
This is a fantastic opportunity to purchase a minimum 50% share in this wonderful two double bedroom first floor apartment with a balcony, located on the desirable Kilnwood Vale development , close to the historic market town of Horsham and the villages of Faygate and Rusper. Crawley Town centre offers a large variety of shopping including County Mall. For countryside lovers you are spolit for choice with Buchan Park and Tigate park close by too. There's excellent transport links to M23 and M25 and easy access to Gatwick Airport.
The apartment is airy and spacious with a beautifully appointed kitchen, you can easily imagine entertaining guests in the open plan living area or relaxing on the balcony.
Walk through the front door into the welcoming hallway you will find a handy storage cupboard to tidy away your coats & shoes. The white modern bathroom suite is located on the right and directly in front are the two light bright double bedrooms. At the end of the hall a door on the left leads through to the stunning kitchen and open plan living room. The kitchen is modern, spacious and an ideal space to prepare a meal whilst chatting to family/friends. The living area has large double glazed doors which lead onto a private balcony where you can sit admiring the view of the gardens.
The apartment also has the added benefit of an allocated parking space and a long lease length.
Local area information
Kilnwood Vale is located near the picturesque villages of Faygate and Rusper, close to the A264 which provides excellent links into the nearby towns of Horsham and Crawley, as well as being a few minutes away from the M23/M25 motorways and Gatwick Airport and asurrounded by beautiful countryside.
The popular historic market town of Horsham is a few minutes away by car. Located on the upper reaches of the River Arun in the heart of the Weald, the picturesque market town of Horsham has grown up around the Carfax. It offers a high standard of living with excellent schools, surrounded by the lovely Sussex countryside. With it's cobble streets, period properties and an eclectic mix of shops, cafes and restaurants you can understand why this is a sought after location.
Excellent transport links to London. For leisure there is an abundance of facilities including Horsham Park with a cafe, wonderful outside play area, skate park and tennis courts. Pavilions in the Park leisure centre includes indoor & outdoor pools and outdoor high ropes activities. The Capitol venue includes a cinema, theatre. For shopping in the town you will discover Swan Walk, Piries Place, The Forum and the recently opened John Lewis superstore. There are a wonderful selection of coffee shops and eatieries to explore around the town and in Horsham's East Street. The Causeway is where you will find the Horsham Museum and a series of listed buildings and houses, at the southern end of the Causeway is the beautiful St Mary's Church. There is a local traders market held in the town on Thursdays and Sundays and themed events held throughout the year including French and Italian festivals. The town also offers a fantastic leisure centre including gym and swimming pool. You are surrounded by open countryside ideal for long walks and cycling.
The thriving and dynamic town of Crawley is also a short distance from Kilnwood Vale. Crawley has a vibrant and expanding town centre with an abundance of shops in the towns County Mall shopping centre. The leisure park offers a 15 screen cinema, bowling alley, gym and a selection of eateries. The local theatre provides one of the liveliest and most diverse programme of arts and performance in the South East and Tilgate Park is ideal for long walks and boasts a large childrens play area, Go Ape tree top experience, maze, farm and pub with restaurant.