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1 bedroom flat for sale

Barum Court, Litchdon Street, Barnstaple

Guide Price £99,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement Apartment
  • First Floor position
  • 1 Bedroom, Refitted Kitchen
  • uPVC Double Glazing
  • Economy 7 Heating
  • Excellent on site facilities
  • Communal Garden
  • Level Town Edge position
  • No Chain

Full description


Barum Court built in 1988 by McCarthy & Stone comprising 51 retirement apartments (age restriction at 60), single person - from 55, 60 for a couple. Forming an attractive building set in mature landscaped communal gardens with residents and visitors parking.  This particular apartment occupies a pleasant position at first floor level facing the front with a view towards Rock Park.  The town centre itself offers an excellent range of facilities and is within a short walking distance along Litchdon Street from Barum Court.

Barum Court offers all facilities to enable a comfortable retirement with a residents lounge, laundry room, resident house manager and full security features including an electric door porter and alarm systems.  All floors are lift assisted.  It offers well arranged interior complete with Economy 7 heating and uPVC double glazing, there are newly fitted carpets throughout.  Vacant and available with immediate possession.


The property is leasehold held on the balance of a 125 year lease from 1988. It is subject to an annual service charge which is currently

Service Charge

£742.56 Half yearly

Ground Rent

£221.47 Half yearly


Mains electricity, water and drainage connected.

Council Tax Band



By appointment through Phillips Smith & Dunn Barnstaple office on 01271 327878/327919.


The communal gardens are extremely attractive which are regularly maintained and stocked with a wide variety of established plants, shrubs and trees. The gardens surround the building incorporating a number of seating areas including a private shaded seating area under a gazebo covered with a rambling Wisteria. The perimeter of the development has been smartly finished with stone walling and wrought iron railings. There is a mobility scooter store and facilities for charging batteries.  Furthermore there are numerous car parking bays for visitors within the rear courtyard.


From the Barnstaple Square proceed to the bus station roundabout and take your 3rd exit coming back on yourself, after passing Belle Meadow car park turn left into Taw Vale, bear immediately left passing The Bike Shed and into Litchdon Street, proceed to the end of the road and at the junction continue ahead and turn immediately left into Barum Court. Proceed under the arch to the visitors parking at the rear.


Sitting room 
4.7m x 3.2m

2.19m x 1.6m

3.71m x 2.64m

2.08m x 1.62m

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 October 2016

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