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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Vicarage Close, BN8

Sold STC £159,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Communal entrance
  • First floor (which can be accessed via stair lift)
  • Impressive sitting room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Driveway
  • Communal parking area
  • Well-kept communal gardens
  • Adjoining the neighbouring countryside and south downs beyond
  • Useful garage en-bloc

Full description

A beautifully positioned two bedroom first floor retirement apartment adjoining the neighbouring countryside with stunning far reaching views towards the South Downs. Situated in the centre of this desirable village with well-kept communal gardens, off street parking and useful garage.

This retirement development is within the conservation area and is formed of fifteen apartments for the independent and actively over 60s. Centrally positioned yet peacefully tucked away within walking distance of the village amenities. With an onsite manager between the hours of 9am and 3pm during the week and thereafter to central control. Each apartment has a manager call pull to each room and benefit from double glazed windows, gas central heating and an entry phone system. New occupants will be granted with a brand new lease of 99 years. The property comprises in brief on the ground floor: communal entrance with staircase rising to the first floor, a reception hallway, a sitting room, a kitchen/breakfast room, two double bedrooms, a bathroom with separate shower cubicle. Outside the front of the property is approached by a driveway which leads to a communal parking area, and a useful garage can be found en-bloc, the whole surrounded by well-kept communal gardens. EPC band C.

Ringmer village offers a good variety of facilities and amenities including a primary school, a secondary school, a good range of local shops, a pretty village green, a doctors' surgery, a restaurant and two public houses. More extensive shopping facilities area available only a few miles away in the County Town of Lewes where there is main line railway station (London Victoria in about 64 mins) a number of supermarkets and leisure facilities . Also located within the area are a good selection of Golf Courses and the world famous Glynebourne Opera House. Uckfield lies within 7 miles north east which offers numerous bars/restaurants, a cinema, public library, supermarkets and other public facilities including a leisure centre and sixth form college as well as railway station with lines to London.

The accommodation and approximate room measurements comprise:

Wooden door into: ENTRANCE HALLWAY: wall mounted shelving, inter com system, airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.

SITTING ROOM: Double aspect with UPVC double glazed window overlooking one side and the rear enjoying a pleasant view towards the neighbouring paddock and South Downs beyond, radiators, coved ceiling, TV point.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: Comprising stainless steel sink with drainer and free standing chrome mixer tap set in a roll edge work surface with a matching range of units to eye and base level, space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, space for electric cooker, display cabinet, part tiled walls, ceramic tiled flooring, UPVC double glazed window overlooking the front of the property.

BEDROOM 1: UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear of the property enjoying a pleasant view over the communal gardens, neighbouring paddock and South Downs beyond, extensive range of built-in wardrobes and bedroom furniture, coved ceiling.

BEDROOM 2: UPVC double glazed window overlooking the side of the property, radiator, wall mounted shelving.

BATHROOM: Comprising panel enclosed bath with chrome mixer tap and handheld shower attachment, vanity unit with inset wash basin and free standing chrome mixer tap, cupboard and drawers beneath, low level WC, enclosed shower with wall mounted Mira electric shower unit and handheld shower attachment, extractor fan, opaque UPVC double glazed windows overlooking the side of the property, vinyl flooring, hatch giving access to loft space.

GARAGE: Up and over door.

MAINTENANCE CHARGE: 4,252.41 per annum (2015/2016 budget)

LEASE: A new 99 year lease will be granted


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