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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

East Street, Blandford Forum, DT11

Sold by Us £70,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Double Bedroom
  • Walking Distance To The Town
  • Retirement Property (Flat)
  • Fitted Bathroom
  • Separate Living & Kitchen
  • Well Presented Communal Garden
  • Residents Parking
  • No Chain
  • Double Glazed

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

The Property

Offered for sale is a one bedroom retirement property (Over 55’s) located close to Blandford Forum town centre. The old market town has weekly markets and a range of shops, amenities, café, restaurants and public house.
Chestnut House comprises of 43 properties arranged over 3 floors. The Development Manager can be contacted from various points within each property in the case of an emergency. For periods when the Development Manager is off duty there is a 24 hour emergency Appello call system. The accommodation comprises of an entrance hall with intercom entry, living room, separate fitted kitchen, bathroom and a double bedroom. Outside is residents and visitors parking, and a well maintain communal lawned garden. This apartment is offered with no forward purchase chain and an internal inspection is highly recommended.

Communal entrance to the rear of the block, to the right hand side on the ground floor. Opening to a ground floor lobby, stairs and passenger lift to all floors. Solid front apartment door opening to an entrance hall. In the hallway there is an economy seven wall mounted heater, intercom and an airing cupboard with a hot water tank and shelving for linen storage. Rooms leading off the hall:

Living Room
4.04m x 3.27m
Two double glazed windows to the front aspect, economy seven wall mounted heater, TV, Sky and Broadband points.

3.05m x 1.74m
Fitted kitchen with a range of matching wall and floor units with drawers and a rolled top work surface over. Single sink with mixer tap, space for an electric cooker, oven hood above, under counter fridge and washing machine (All white goods and cooker to be included in the sale). Partly tiled walls and floor laid to vinyl. Ceil extractor fan.

3.52m x 3.05m
Double glazed window to the rear aspect and an economy seven wall mounted heater.

Suite includes a panel bath, mixer tap, wall mounted electric shower, hand wash basin, mixer tap and a low level W.C. (Concealed system). Tiled walls and flooring, wall mounted heater and a ceiling extractor fan.

To the rear of the second apartment is a well maintained lawned garden with mature shrubs and bushes. Residents parking and visitors parking in the courtyard between the two apartment blocks.

Lease: 73 years remaining.
Service Charge: £2,200 pa (Charges include, Appello call system, general maintenance, window cleaning and the garden maintenance).
Ground Rent: £50pa.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 August 2016


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