A lovely tucked away 1 double bedroom first floor apartment set in this popular development within walking distance of Wellington town centre with uPVC double glazing, electric heaters and offered to the market with vacant possession and no chain.
DESCRIPTION: This lovely tucked away 1 double bedroom first floor apartment is located in the popular Bishops Court development within easy walking distance of Wellington town centre.
The development is purpose built with an age restriction of 55 years and over with the benefit of a House Manager, residents lounge, laundry room and a guest suite for visiting family and friends. The building is also serviced by a lift providing access to the higher floors. The property is offered to the market with vacant possession and no onward chain.
The accommodation comprises in brief, a front door leads through to the entrance hallway with an airing cupboard housing the hot water tank which has slatted shelving with further storage space. Within the hallway there is an intercom system with a door entry code for visitors.
The sitting room is of a good size with ample space for furnishings and a table and chairs with an electric wall heater and double glazed window overlooking the gardens. There are double multi pane glass doors leading through to the kitchen which comprises a range of wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces and space for various appliances.
The bedroom is of an excellent size with plenty of space for free-standing furniture with an electric wall heater and a double glazed window overlooking the rear of the development and over the communal gardens. Complementing the bedroom is the bathroom with a coloured suite, a hand wash basin set into a vanity unit, bath and low level wc with full wall tiling and an electric wall heater.
Outside, to the front of the development parking is offered on a first come first serviced basis.
The communal gardens are well maintained all year round with various areas to sit out and relax. There is a security door entry system as well as a residents lounge which is nicely furnished and has an adjoining kitchenette where regular coffee mornings and activities are held.
The guest suite is available for family and friends and would need to be pre-booked and there is a nominal charge for the use of this.
The laundry room has a selection of washers and dryers can be found on the lower ground floor.
Tenure: The tenure of the property is Leasehold with 125 years from we believe 1992.
Current Management Fees: Approximately £2,201.34 per annum,
payable in two six monthly instalments. Correct for 1st September 2017 -31st August 2018.
Current Ground Rent: Approximately £428.00 per annum. Purchasers/occupants are to be of an age of 55 years or over.
Service Charge: At the point of re-selling the property a contribution is payable to the ongoing sinking fund equating to 1% of the original purchase price for each year the property has been owned.
LOCATION: Bishops Court is situated a pleasant stroll from the Wellington town centre which offers an excellent selection of shopping and recreational facilities to include a Sports Centre with swimming pool. Wellington benefits from a good range of both independently run shops and larger national stores such as the well renowned Waitrose. There is a regular bus service to outlying villages and to the County Town of Taunton which is approximately 8 miles distant. The M5 can be accessed via Junction 26 just outside the town.
The town itself stands between the River Tone and the Blackdown Hills. The history includes the fact that Arthur Wellesley took the town's name as his own when he became a Duke. The well known landmark, Wellington Monument was built to celebrate the Duke's victory over Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo.
DIRECTIONS: From our town centre office proceed in the Exeter direction. On approaching the main town centre traffic lights, turn right into North Street and continue along. The entrance to Bishops Court can be found on the left hand side just past the Victoria Arms public house.
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