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1 bedroom flat for sale

Seymour Court, Hitchin, SG5

Sold STC £120,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement Apartment
  • Ground Floor
  • One Bedroom
  • Refitted Kitchen & Bathroom
  • Communal Gardens
  • EPC - D

Full description

A greatly improved chain free ground floor apartment that is centrally located and well placed for many amenities including the Railway Station and Town Centre.

Aimed at the over 60's, this smartly presented home features an entrance hall, recently refitted kitchen with window and built-in appliances, good sized double bedroom with built-in wardrobes, sitting room and a refitted bathroom.

Surrounding the property are mature neatly maintained communal gardens plus residents permit parking and a storage shed. Seymour Court is a modern purpose built development with a secure entry system, Careline facilities and the various properties are approached via attractive glazed walkways.

A particular feature are the low running costs which are detailed within this Sales Brochure.

An early viewing is highly recommended.

The Accommodation Comprises -

On The Ground Floor - Solid entrance door opening to:-

Communal Entrance Hall - With a secure entrance door, lift to the first floor and access to enclosed glass walkways with doors to the communal gardens and access to:-

Entrance Hall - Dimplex electric Economy 7 storage heater (not tested). Wall mounted entryphone and emergency call system. Doors providing access to the KItchen, Bedroom, Sitting Room and Bathroom.

Kitchen - 8'11" x 8'1" (2.72m x 2.46m) - The Kitchen has been recently refitted with a matching range of wall mounted and floorstanding storage cupboards with wood effect rolled edge worksurfaces incorporating single drainer stainless steel sink unit and various soft close drawers. Partly ceramic tiled walls. Extractor fan. UPVC double glazed window to the side. Fitted Zanussi washer dryer (not tested). Lec upright fridge freezer (not tested). Fitted Lamona single electric fan assisted oven with matching electric hob and extractor over (not tested). Dimplex wall mounted electric heater (not tested).

Sitting Room - 15'4" x 10'3" (4.67m x 3.12m) - Two uPVC double glazed windows with attractive views over the communal gardens. TV point. Telephone point. Dimplex Economy 7 storage heater (not tested).

Bedroom - 8'9" x 13'1" (2.67m x 3.99m) - UPVC double glazed window with attractive views over the front communal gardens. Electric Dimplex heater (not tested). The Bedroom is fitted with a matching range of built-in wardrobe cupboards with hanging rails and storage shelving plus matching top storage lockers and bedside cabinets.

Bathroom - 6'6" x 5'5" (1.98m x 1.65m) - Refitted with a modern white suite featuring a pedestal wash handbasin, push button low level W.C and panelled bath with a separate Mira Sprint electric shower unit over (not tested) and shower screen. Ceramic tiled walls. Extractor fan. Wall mounted Dimplex heater (not tested). Built-in airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank (not tested) and storage.

Outside -

Communal Gardens & Grounds - Mainly laid to lawn with established shrubs, trees and flower beds. Pathways and seating areas.

Parking - Permit parking for residents.

Floor Plans - Please note that the floor plans are not to scale and are intended for illustrative purposes only. Any dimensions given are approximate. Therefore the accuracy of the floor plans cannot be guaranteed.

Council Tax Band - We are advised that the Council Tax Band for this property is Band B. This information was obtained from the Valuation Office Agency - Council Tax Valuation List displayed on the Internet.

We are further advised that the charges for Band B are currently approximately £900p.a (which includes the 25% discount for single person occupancy).

Floor Area - Approx 40 sqm. Please note that this measurement has been taken from the EPC, and may not include any unheated areas (e.g. Conservatory, integral garage etc).

Epc Rating - Current D; Potential C

Lease Details - Leasehold for a term of 125 years from 1st January 1988.

Our client advises that the monthly" running costs" are presently around £205 per month.

This figure is broken down as:- £120 per month service charge, £10 per month Ground Rent, plus £75 per month Council Tax (including the single occupancy discount). Previous monthly costs for the electric and water have been around £80 although this cost will vary depending on usage.

Services - All mains services except gas are understood to be installed and connected. Please note that we have not tested any services installations or appliances.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 May 2016


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