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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Swiss Cottage Court, The Beach, Filey

£249,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A SUPERB FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT
  • BEACH FRONT WITH SEA VIEWS
  • GAS HEATING & DOUBLE GLAZING
  • QUALITY FIXTURES & FITTINGS
  • COMMUNAL GARDENS
  • PRIVATE PARKING

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A LUXURY BEACH FRONT APARTMENT WITH GARDEN & PARKING
A luxury beach front apartment situated on the first floor of this popular development, offering one bedroomed accommodation with superb sea views from the lounge bay window over the panorama of Filey Bay.
As well as the view from the front of the property with seaside garden, the apartment has a rear door leading to a patio seating area and landscaped gardens with lawn and flower borders and woodland gardens, with a pathway leading to The Crescent and town.
The apartment has its own parking space off the beach front.

Description
Swiss Cottage was originally built as servants quarters to the adjoining Downcliffe House and later became the holiday home of Sir Peter Shepherd the York builder.

It was subjected in 2002 to a redevelopment and extension into five luxury apartments, No 4 being part of the original residence.

The flat has an intercom entry door system, security alarm and modern style gas fired central heating.

The apartment has a 'Renotherm' insulated tiled roof with additional fibre glass insulation over the ceilings.

All windows are double glazed.

This particular apartment has its own parking space under the front archway and there is a communal boat house for storage of garden and beach items.

The Accommodation Comprises:-
Communal Front Entrance Hall
A small beach garden frontage leads to a distinctive solid oak front door with hallway and staircase leading up to the first floor landing. The apartment has a private entrance lobby incorporating the security panel and coat hanging space.

Lounge / Diner 5.8m x 4.2m (19'0' x 13'9')
Superb front facing room with bay windowed feature overlooking Filey Bay. Stone featured fireplace with inset living flame electric fire, torch glass wall lights and ceiling feature down lighters. Built in corner cupboards in light maple with television and electric points. Large style radiator under the bay window with thermostatic control, the heating control room thermostat is located in this area. The lounge has a bed settee to accommodate the occassional visitor.

Kitchen 2.8m x 4.2m (9'2' x 13'9')
Extending off the lounge with side window over the courtyard, the kitchen consists of custom made units in a light maple with extensive storage in both wall and floor cupboards, and with 'sand' granite working surfaces. A range of built in appliances include Neff fridge/freezer, multifunctional single fan oven, built in microwave, 11/2 bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap and wase disposal unit, integrated dishwasher, stainless steel gas hob with suspended stainless extract canopy over. A plinth heater off the central heating system is fitted in the units, as is the combination gas boiler with time control and frost protection. There is a space for a built-in washing machines. There is concealed lighting under some of the wall units and down lighters over the work surfaces. Stainless steel electrical sockets and switches are positioned above the worktops.

Lobby
A small lobby leads incorporating storage off the kitchen to the shower room and bedroom.

Shower Room 2.9m x 1.5m (9'6' x 5'0')
The fully tiled shower room in beige marble effect tiles has a large walk in shower tray with floor drain, fixed glass panel and multi-functional thermostatic shower. Back to wall w.c. with soft close seat, concealed cistern and chrome flush plate. A cream gloss wall vanity unit with mixer tap and shaver socket with matching mirror over. A cream gloss full height storage unit is at the side of the vanity unit. This room incorporates a Velux opening roof light and has a movement sensored extractor fan. A chrome towel rail off the heating system together with chrome down lighter completes the recently refurbished shower room.

Bedroom 4.2m x 2.6m (13'9' x 8'7')
This room incorporates a side window and half glazed door which leads to a bridge to the garden and patio areas. This room is fitted with an extensive, built in double wardrobe along one wall in a light maple finish. Stainless bedside wall lights and down lighters over the wardrobes and low level electric sockets. A radiator with thermostatic control is fitted under the window.

Outside
The front garden facing the sea has a beach look with pebbles, stone seating and seaside planting. Through the central archway (parking for apartment 4) leads to a planted courtyard with steps leading up to the paved patio seating area with rockery and side flower borders. This area links to the lawn which in turn leads to the wooded area with winding path, leading up to the top car park with gate leading out to The Crescent and town. Communal storage of garden and beach equipment is available in the boat house at the side of the main building.

Services
Mains supplies of water, electricity, drainage and gas are connected to the property. (Please note it is not company policy to test any services or appliances in properties offered for sale, and these should be verified by the purchasers).

Council Tax
Verbal enquiries from Scarborough Borough Council on 01723 232323.

Reference
GM/F6088

Tenure
The apartments are held on an originating 999 year lease subject to a share issue in the management company Swiss Cottage Court Ltd which is responsible for the upkeep of the common structure and building insurance.

All matters of tenure are subject to verification and clarification in a contract of sale.

Inspection
Strictly by appointment through the agents.

Disclaimer
These particulars are subject to constant review and updating. Comments under tenure, council tax, planning use and service availability are provided for guidance only and are not based on formal enquiry, which is outside the scope of our Agency instructions. It remains for purchasers to satisfy themselves as to the facts. We cannot therefore accept any responsibility for information provided in good faith which may subsequently require amendment. Measurements provided are approximate only and should not be relied upon for other purposes.

Mortgages
We will be pleased to offer independent advice regarding a mortgage for this property, details of which are available from our Filey office 01723 512968. Independent advice will be given by Licensed Credit Brokers. Written quotations on request. Your home is at risk if you do not keep up repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 August 2014

Nearest stations

  • Filey (0.4 mi)
  • Hunmanby (2.6 mi)
  • Scarborough (7.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nicholsons Yorkshire Coast Estate Agents, Filey

25 Belle Vue Street, Filey YO14 9HU

01723 315038 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Filey (0.4 mi)
  • Hunmanby (2.6 mi)
  • Scarborough (7.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Nicholsons Yorkshire Coast Estate Agents, Filey

25 Belle Vue Street, Filey YO14 9HU

01723 315038 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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