A very well presented end of terrace house in this small, pretty retirement development close to the centre of the town. The accommodation comprises two generous double bedrooms, both with built-in wardrobes, one with en-suite shower room, bathroom, entrance hall, cloakroom, kitchen/dining room with utility room off, spacious lounge and sun room. Outside, there is a small, easily maintained garden and allocated parking. The development is set around very pretty landscaped communal gardens, providing each house with a lovely outlook and a feeling of space. Queens Court, now around 15 years old (?), was designed for over 55`s with each house being freehold but sharing some communal elements (e.g. the maintenance of the gardens and parking areas), the emphasis being on independent living. The proximity to the town means that shops, library, bus stop, etc are all within a few hundred yards walk and yet the development is peacefully tucked away. The property has double glazed windows and gas central heating throughout.
The accommodation (all measurements approximate) comprises:
Storm porch and composite front door with obscure glazed panel leads into
Stairs rising to first floor. Smoke detector. Radiator. Door to
Obscure glazed window to front. Fitted with a white suite comprising w.c. with and pedestal wash hand basin. Ladder style radiator. Karndean flooring.
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM - 4.71m (15'5") Max x 3.98m (13'1") Max
Two windows to front and one window to side. The kitchen is fitted with a range of matching wall and base units with inset stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit and drainer. Built-in appliances include: electric double oven and hob with cooker hood above; slimline dishwasher; integrated fridge/freezer; water softener. Recessed spotlights. Two radiators. Telephone Point. Door to
UTILITY ROOM - 2.49m (8'2") x 1.47m (4'10")
Window to rear. Fitted with wall base units with inset stainless steel sink and drainer. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Wall mounted Glow Worm gas boiler for central heating and hot water. Consumer unit. Radiator. Laminate flooring.
LOUNGE - 4.77m (15'8") Max x 4.58m (15'0")
Windows to side. Storage cupboard with light. TV point. Telephone Point. Three radiators. French doors to rear leading into
SUN ROOM - 2.67m (8'9") x 1.82m (6'0")
Dwarf wall. uPVC double glazed windows. Polycarbonate roof. Sliding doors to garden.
Hatch to part boarded, insulated loft with light and pull down ladder.
BEDROOM ONE - 3.82m (12'6") To Wardrobe x 3.72m (12'2")
Window to rear overlooking garden. Built-in wardrobe. Telephone Point. Radiator. Door to
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Obscure glazed window to rear. Fitted with a white suite comprising shower cubicle, w.c. and wash hand basin with cupboards below. Extractor. Part wall tiling. Shaver point and light. Ladder style radiator. Ceramic tiled floor.
BEDROOM TWO - 4m (13'1") To Wardrobe x 3.17m (10'5")
Window to front with pretty views over the communal gardens. Airing cupboard housing pressurised hot water cylinder. Built-in wardrobe. Telephone Point. Radiator.
BATHROOM - 2.35m (7'9") x 1.69m (5'7")
Obscure glazed window to side. Fitted with a white suite comprising bath, w.c., and wash hand basin with cupboards below. Extractor. Part wall tiling. Shaver point and light. Ladder style radiator. Karndean flooring.
To the back of the property is a small private garden set out on two levels with a patio just off the sun room and steps leading up to a gravelled area bordered by a flower bed. At this level there is a pedestrian gate at each side of the garden for occasional access.
To the front is an attractively landscaped communal garden with seating. The properties at Queens Court are set around this central feature, providing a welcoming social space. There is allocated parking for no. 1.
All mains services are connected. Water is metered.
East Devon District Council. Band D. Currently £1,692.85 (2017/18).
The property is fitted with a burglar alarm. There is a TV aerial in the loft and there is a communal satellite dish that can be utilised if required. Windows are timber double glazed except the front windows in the Kitchen/Dining Room and the two windows to the front in Bedroom Two which were replace approximately two years ago with resin double glazed windows. The front door was also replaced at a similar time. The gas boiler is approximately 5 years old and has been serviced annually.
Queens Court was built as a small retirement development for the over 55`s with each property owner having a share in the management company, which oversees the maintenance of the communal areas. There is a monthly service charge of £75, which covers window cleaning, buildings insurance and lighting and maintenance of communal garden and grounds. There is a refuse enclosure adjacent to the road for residents rubbish and the refuse is collected from this point. There are low level lights fitted around the communal pathways.
Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.
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