Frequently Asked Questions
Buying a holiday home for your retirement can be a major investment. To ensure that you are well informed we've provided direction on professional services and have answered these popular questions for you. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any further questions you may have, we will be happy to help.
How many months is the park open each year?
We are open 11 months p.a. - 1st March to the 31st January each year
What documentation will I receive?
You will receive a licence to pitch for a static caravan and a lease for a log cabin
Is Council Tax payable?
Are pets allowed?
Certain dogs are not allowed, what we class as dangerous breeds. We do not allow cats.
Are Children allowed on the park?
Children are allowed to visit the park; we are a non-children site. Visiting children should be supervised at all times.
What are the Ground Rent fees?
Currently Fees are monthly..... Please contact us for more details.
When do I pay the Ground Rent?
The ground rent is payable in advance of each year. On completion a year in advance is payable and thereafter payments are due in monthly instalments on the 1st of each month. We do not offer any other payment terms, ground rents can be paid by Bacs, Credit Cards, Cash or Cheque.
What is included in the Ground Rent Fees?
The only other charges incurred are for your gas and electric use.
Can a mobile home be passed on in a will?
Can I get finance to buy a mobile home?
Yes, however we do not arrange finance , you would have to contact your bank or financial advisor.
We ask for a 15% plus vat deposit to hold any van, completion will then be within 6 weeks or less. Please note deposits are non refundable, so you must make sure you will have the funds availble to pay your final invoice on completion.
What guarantees come with a new mobile home?
A new caravan has a 5 year warranty on the structure and a one year warranty on fittings and services.
Are mobile homes low maintenance?
Yes very, apart from washing and waxing the exterior each year and keeping up to the painting of the railings around your patio, you will find the maintenance very easy.
Are the services connected?
Yes we connect all services for you; you will only have a BT Line or Sky to install
How do I insure my mobile home?
We do not arrange insurance, we have to remain unbiased, however we can give you names of insurance companies to call, or you can use your normal insurance broker.
Do I need a Solicitor or Surveyor to buy a Mobile home?
No we issue you with a licence to pitch, however if you purchase a log cabin, this would be done through a solicitor on a lease agreement.
Do you have park rules?
Yes we do have a set of park rules at Moor Valley, a copy of these can be sent to you on request. Please read the park rules carefully before you decide to purchase a Holiday Home.
Moor Valley Leisure Ltd
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What our Home Owners Say about Moor Valley Park
"We chose this park for its peace & Tranqillity"
"We love being away from the hustle & bustle a quieter and more slower pace of life"
"The staff at Moor Valley are always on hand to help"
"The park has the highest of standards and we loved that the park rules protected us and the way in which the park is run"
" The onsite pub is a lovely addition on the park and the beer garden in summer is a lovely place for people to get together"
" The park is a family run business, so nothing is ever too much trouble, we just call into reception and speak to Emma"