Asking Price £135,000

1 bedrooms - Apartment - Retirement

7, Barnstaple, EX32 8QL

Sold subject to contract
 

Key features

  • Ground floor Apartment
  • Very Well Presented
  • UPVC Windows
  • Modern fitted Kitchen
  • Excellent On site facilities
  • Communal Gardens
  • On site parking
  • Ultra Efficient Electric Heating
 

Description

*INTERNAL INSPECTION ADVISED* A delightful ground floor apartment that has been modernised to a high specification and offers superbly presented accommodation throughout. Barum Court offers excellent amenities and is situated within easy walking distance to town centre.

Rooms

  • Hallway 6.58m x 0.99m (21'07 x 3'03)
  • Lounge 4.50m x 3.53m (14'09 x 11'07)
  • Kitchen 3.33m x1.78m (10'11 x5'10)
  • Bedroom 5.36m x 2.64m (17'07 x 8'08)
  • Bathroom 2.49m x 1.78m (8'02 x 5'10)
  • Store 1 1.47m x 0.89m (4'10 x 2'11)
  • Store 2 1.57m x 0.97m (5'02 x 3'02)
  • Balance of lease - 1988 for 125 years
  • Ground Rent £249.16 per half year
  • Service charge £1227.86 for half year

Phillips Smith and Dunn are delighted to offer to the market this spacious, superbly presented 1 bedroom ground floor apartment situated within the popular Barum Court development. Barum Court was built in 1988 by well respected McCarthy & Stone and comprises of 51 retirement apartments (age restriction at 60), single person - from 55, 60 for a couple. Forming an attractive building set in mature landscaped communal gardens. The town centre itself offers an excellent range of amenities and is within a short level walking distance therefore, convenient and easily accessible. Barum Court offers all facilities to enable a comfortable retirement with a generous residents lounge, laundry room, refreshment room, along with a resident house manager and full security features including an electric door porter and alarm systems with all floors being lift assisted. The apartment has electric heating provided through "Cali Sense" wall mounted heaters which are individually programmable, using ultra efficient technology.

The apartment itself has been totally refurbished by the current owners and offers a bright and spacious sitting room which enjoys plenty of natural light and enjoying a pleasant outlook. A door leads from the lounge onto a private patio set within communal gardens. There is an archway opening into a modern kitchen which is fitted with wall and base units. Benefiting from a generous fully tiled Bathroom complete with a large shower cubicle, vanity sink and corner storage which makes it both spacious and practical. From the inner hall there are two large cupboards giving the apartment plenty of storage space. The bedroom is a generous size with built in wardrobe. The agents advise an early inspection to avoid disappointment as this a rare opportunity to acquire a ground floor apartment in such good condition.

Hallway 6.58m x 0.99m (21'07 x 3'03)

Lounge 4.50m x 3.53m (14'09 x 11'07)

Kitchen 3.33m x1.78m (10'11 x5'10)

Bedroom 5.36m x 2.64m (17'07 x 8'08)

Bathroom 2.49m x 1.78m (8'02 x 5'10)

Store 1 1.47m x 0.89m (4'10 x 2'11)

Store 2 1.57m x 0.97m (5'02 x 3'02)

Balance of lease - 1988 for 125 years

Ground Rent £249.16 per half year

Service charge £1227.86 for half year

The communal gardens are extremely attractive which are regularly maintained and stocked with a wide variety of established plants, shrubs and trees. The gardens surround the building incorporating a number of seating areas including a private shaded seating area under a gazebo covered with a rambling Wisteria. The perimeter of the development has been smartly finished with stone walling and wrought iron railings. There is a mobility scooter store and facilities for charging batteries. Furthermore there are numerous car parking bays for visitors within the rear courtyard.

Location

Floorplan

Floorplan of 7

Energy performance

Energy Efficiency Rating diagram 78 82
Environmental Impact (CO2) Rating diagram 65 72

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