2 bedroom penthouse for sale

Fortfield Terrace, Sidmouth

Sold STC £395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance Hall
  • Drawing Room
  • Dining Area
  • Corian fitted Kitchen
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Luxury Shower Room
  • Probably the best Sea Views in Sidmouth

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

INTRODUCTION

An outstanding, fully refurbished top floor apartment in a Grade II* listed period property with spectacular views over the croquet and tennis lawns and the Sidmouth cricket field to the sea. The flat has been the subject of considerable expenditure over a number of years. This wonderfully comfortable home has the benefit of a luxurious Kitchen with Corian worksurfaces and spacious modern Shower Room.

This property is positioned minutes from the town centre and the sea and is approached from ground floor level by use of the passenger lift. Resident's parking permit available (by application to the Local Authority).

The Drawing Room faces directly south and enjoys some of the best views available from any property in Sidmouth. There is double and triple glazing to the mostly Georgian sash windows and there is gas fired central heating.

Fortfield Terrace dates back to 1793 and was designed by the Polish architect Michael Novosielski for the Lord of the Manor. The Grand Duchess Helena of Russia and Elizabeth Barrett Browning stayed in the Terrace in the 19th Century and these historic buildings have been given Grade II* status.

ACCOMMODATION

Splendid plastered Georgian entrance with double doors with fan light above opening on to the Communal Entrance Hall with allocated storage cupboards and personal lift rising to the first and second floors only, with push button security.

At second floor level

Private Reception Hall: Excellent range of shelved storage cupboards and coat hanging space.

Inner Hallway: Hatch to insulated and part-boarded roof space with pull down loft ladder. Shelved storage and shoe cupboards. Telephone point. Radiator. Half-glazed external door to the fire escape for emergency use only.

Drawing Room: 5.87m (19'3) x 5.14m (16'10) Inset wall mounted log-effect gas fire. Two sash windows with the most spectacular views across the tennis courts, croquet lawns and cricket pitch to the sea. Fitted bookcases. Two radiators in decorative covers. Recessed lighting. 3 TV aerial points. Wide archway opening on to

Dining Area: 3.76m (12'4) x 2m (6'7) Half glazed door from the Inner Hallway. Serving hatch from the Kitchen. Dimmer switch. Recessed lighting. Radiator.

Kitchen: 4.7m (15'5) x 2.54m (8'4) Beautifully fitted with a superb range of deep fitted drawers for optimal storage and also including base and eye-level cupboards with shelves, all with matching high gloss white fronts with stainless steel handles. Wide expanse of Corian worksurfaces with raised lip edges with Corian sink with mixer tap. Part-tiled walls. Light wood-effect Karndean flooring. Inset De Deitrich induction hob with implement wall shelf, Gaggenau fan assisted oven with microwave/grill above and plate warmer drawer below. Additional storage above and pan drawer. Space and plumbing for tall fridge/freezer. Integrated Neff dishwasher. Boiler cupboard fitted with freestanding Power Max HE gas fired boiler providing central heating and hot water. Sash window overlooking private gardens. Distant views to the hills. Secondary glazing. Recessed lighting. Tumble drier extractor. Extractor fan.

Bedroom 1: 3.66m (12') x 3.66m (12') (three steps down from the Inner Hallway) Dual aspect with windows facing west and north enjoying interesting views over the surrounding area. Convector heater. Good range of fitted shelved cupboards, wardrobes and a drawer unit. Cupboard containing plumbing for washing machine.

Bedroom 2: 4m (13'1) x 2.91m (9'7) Sash window. Massive sea views over Lyme Bay. Designated Study area including fitted office desk and shelving. Radiator.

Shower Room: Luxuriously fitted including 1.2m (4') shower enclosure, fully tiled walls and with Grohe thermostatic shower control. Vanity wash basin with mixer tap with polished wooden worksurface and tiled splashback, wall mirror and wall light point. Low level wc. Fitted cupboard and drawers with worksurface space above. Recessed lighting. Wood-effect Karndean floor. Sash window. Secondary glazing. Towel radiator.

Basement storage cellar approached by steps down from Fortfield Terrace pavement at the front of the building.

General information: The communal entrance opens on to the raised Fortfield Terrace pavement which overlooks the road where there is parking and the owner of this apartment has the opportunity of purchasing a single resident's parking permit from the local authority to park at any time in the terrace. Fortfield Terrace overlooks the croquet and tennis lawns and the cricket field and has exceptional views beyond to the sea.

Details for property ID 3054 supplied to Rightmove on 20/09/16 at 8:45 am

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 June 2016

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Nearest station

  • Feniton (7.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

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99 High Street, Sidmouth, EX10 8LD

01395 512544 Local call rate

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