18 Strand Court, Bideford
- For Sale
18 STRAND COURT is situated within easy access and level walking distance of the town centre of Bideford. Bideford has a range of shops, amenities and facilities as well as being close to the Bowling Club, Quay and Victoria Park. There are further recreational facilities within the village of Westward Ho! with its Championship Golf Course and long sandy beach. Other places of interest in the locality include yachting and sailing within the river estuary at Instow with the nearby Tarka Trail well known for its cycling and walking as well as numerous other nearby beaches. Barnstaple the regions main town is situated approximately 7 miles distance which in turn gives access to the North Devon Link Road which joins with the M5 motorway at Junction 27 (Tiverton).
Available with no onward chain is this well-presented First Floor apartment specifically designed for the retired (over 55's), conveniently situated within Walking Distance of the Town Centre and Victoria Park. This apartment is well-presented with the accommodation comprising Entrance Hallway, 19'10 Lounge/Dining Room, fully fitted Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom. Strand Court has a communal Laundry Room and Day Room for people to enjoy and socialise. The complex is designed for those aged fifty five and upwards and benefits from a lift to all floors and many personal safety features including Careline to ensure that help is at hand 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The Careline system also controls door entry and monitors the fire alarm system. There is a camera entry system at the main entrance, which will allow you to view a visitor through a channel on you television set before letting them in. There is also a resident House Manager available to help whenever it is required.
THE ACCOMMODATION (in brief comprises):-
COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALL Access to residents Lounge and Kitchen, outside patio area, House Managers Office and Laundry Room. Lift and stairs to Second Floor.
PRIVATE ENTRANCE HALL Panelled entrance door. Intercom and alarm to on-site manager, fitted carpet, coving. Door to electrical cupboard. Door to large walk-in airing cupboard housing hot water tank with shelving above.
LIVING / DINING ROOM 19'10 maximum x 10'8 maximum (6.04m maximum x 3.25m) - A light and airy room with window overlooking front elevation. . Ample space for dining table and chairs, flame effect electric fire in attractive surround, TV point, radio point, telephone point, fitted carpet, coving, energy efficient wall mounted Dimplex Quantum room heater, emergency alarm pull cord. Glazed double doors to:
KITCHEN 7'6 x 7'0 maximum (2.29m x 2.13m maximum) Fully fitted with matching eye and base units, adjoining roll top work surfaces with tiled splashbacking, single bowl stainless steel sink and drainer. Built-in electric oven and built-in four-ring electric hob with extractor over, space for under-counter fridge, UPVC double glazed window overlooking front elevation, vinyl flooring.
BEDROOM 13'9 maximum x 9'2 maximum (4.19m maximum x 2.80m) A large double Bedroom with UPVC double glazed window overlooking front elevation, large mirror-fronted wardrobe, fitted carpet, TV point, coving, emergency alarm pull cord, energy efficient wall mounted Dimplex Quantum room heater, fitted carpet.
BATHROOM 3-piece suite comprising panelled bath with mains shower over, 1 gripper rails, low level WC, vanity wash hand basin with mirror above with built-in lighting., wall mounted electric heater, heated towel rail, coving and fitted carpet.
There are well-maintained communal gardens.
Residents are not given an allocated parking space - parking is on a first come first served basis.
It is understood that a residents permit parking pass is available for parking on The Strand.
Lift facility to all floors, Careline which ensures help is at hand 24 hours a day, 365 days a year Camera entry system at the main entrance door which is connected via your TV so you can view a visitor through a specific channel before letting them in Resident House Manager (does not perform any carer duties). There are no care related services available Guest Suite with twin beds and En-suite Shower Room where friends / relatives can stay for the night at a reasonable charge.
TENURE - LEASEHOLD
With the balance of a 125 year lease with a service charge of approximately £2000 per annum including ground rent. These costs cover the upkeep of the communal facilities including lighting and heating, House Manager, Careline facilities, water and sewerage charges, buildings insurance and external maintenance of the building.
Mains electric, water and drainage.
Band B £1311.42 2016/2017