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1 bedroom flat for sale

Hillsborough Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34

Sold STC £129,950

Property Description

Key features

  • High Specification first floor apartment
  • Specifically for the over 60s
  • Superb far reaching uninterrupted views over the harbour from the residents lounge
  • Passenger lift to all floors
  • Excellent security and on site facilities
  • 22' x 10' lounge/dining room
  • Modern fitted kitchen with a range of matching wall and base units and integrated appliances
  • Good sized double bedroom with fitted wardrobe
  • 3 piece modern shower room
  • Electric heating and Upvc double glazing

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Lantern Court is a superb building of an individual contemporary design occupying a commanding location with the most outstanding and uninterrupted views across the picturesque harbour and Lantern Hill, Hillsborough, Capstone, the Bristol Channel and distant Welsh Coast. The property was built by McCarthy & Stone 2 1/2 years ago and is specifically for residents over 60 years of age. It is located just a short distance from the high street and sea front and local amenities which include a post office, pharmacy, hairdressers, bakers, banks and supermarkets. In addition there is also a library, theatre and cinema and a variety of good quality restaurants.

The development has some added features for the comfort and security of the residents. These include a large residents lounge with a large sea facing balcony, a passenger lift to all floors, a House Manager, Mobility Scooter store and charging point, a guest suite, laundry room and a landscaped garden with harbour viewing deck. From a security point of view there is a security entry system, 24-hour emergency call system in the apartments and communal areas and fire detection equipment and Vent Axia ventilation system.

Apartment 26 is a spacious one bedroom unit located on the first floor and at the rear of the building offering a sunny south facing aspect with high specification fixtures and fittings. The apartment has the benefit of having level access to the outside of the building but also access to all floors via a lift. The accomodaton itself comprises a spacious hallway with useful store cupboard housing the hot water and heating system. A spacious lounge/diner has an electric fire on hearth with surround and mantle over which has various heat settings, space for a dining table and chairs and floor to ceiling window to the rear elevation. A glazed door leads through to the kitchen comprising a range of modern wall and base units with integrated appliances to include an oven, hob and stainless steel extractor, fridge and freezer.

The bedroom is a double room and has a built in wardrobe and space for chest of drawers. The shower room is fitted with a white suite comprising a shower cubicle with mains shower and glass screen, low level wc, hand basin in a vanity unit, a wall heater and heated towel rail.

The well presented apartment has been redecorated throughout with neutral decor, and a new kitchen has been installed. The doors are oak veneered with chrome door handles and there are electric panel heaters.

We fully advise an early internal inspection to appreciate the accommodation on offer.
Applicants are advised to proceed from our offices in an easterly direction along the high street and continue to follow the road on in to Portland Street. Proceed up the hill for approximately 400 yards where Lantern Court (McCarthy & Stone) will be found on the left hand side.

Entrance Hall 
2.2m x 2.13m

Lounge Dining Room 
6.88m x 3.23m

2.51m x 2.26m

5.23m x 2.84m

Shower Room 
2.24m x 1.68m

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 January 2016


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