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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Williamson Close, Ripon

Withdrawn from Market £127,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement apartment (over 55)
  • 2 bedrooms, ample storage
  • Sitting room with balcony off
  • Communal garden adjacent to river

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

The sale of 44 Riverside House offers an opportunity to puchase one of the few retirement apartments available in Ripon. Riverside House offers independent living alongside the benefit of a house manager, communal residents' lounge and laundry in a convenient location within a few minutes walk of the town centre and a regular bus service between Ripon and Leeds. The property is on the top (3rd) floor and is accessed by a lift. It is extremely well presented decoratively and has good storage facilities. There are 2 bedrooms, a kitchen with ample cupboard space and a sitting room with French doors opening onto a balcony. The very pleasant well maintained communal garden is adjacent to the river and gives the opportunity to enjoy sitting and watching the world go by. The accommodation in more detail comprises;  

COMMUNAL HALL Entry phone system. Warden's office. Residents' lounge. Staircase and lift to upper floors. 

THIRD FLOOR LANDING Entrance door to Flat 44 with feature window effect mirror to the side. 

HALL Wall mounted storage heater. Storage cupboard housing hot water cylinder. 

SITTING ROOM 14' 5" x 11' 1" (4.39m x 3.38m) plus door recess. Double glazed French doors with side screens opening onto a Balcony. Polished granite fire surround and hearth housing an electric fire. Wall mounted storage heater. Opening and feature arches to the Kitchen. 

KITCHEN 11' 1" x 7' 9" (3.38m x 2.36m) Range of fitted units comprising single drainer sink unit set into the work surface with cupboard beneath. Plumbing for washing machine or dishwasher. Base units and wall mounted cupboards with tiled splash back. Electric hob set into the work surface with oven beneath and hood above. Space for fridge freezer. Breakfast bar. Extractor fan. Wall mounted electric fan heater. 

BEDROOM 1 9' 0" x 12' 9" (2.74m x 3.89m) to the face of the wardrobes. Double glazed window. Storage heater. Fitted wardrobes. 

BEDROOM 2 CURRENTLY USED AS A DINING ROOM 10' 11" x 6' 8" (3.33m x 2.03m) Double glazed window. Wall mounted electric panel heater. 

BATHROOM 7' 3" x 5' 10" (2.21m x 1.78m) Suite comprising low level wc, pedestal hand basin and bath with shower over. Tiled showering area, remaining walls half tiled. Extractor fan. Wall mounted electric fan heater. 

OUTSIDE AREA The residents of Riverside House have the use of the communal garden which is beside the River Skell. There are sitting areas and a summerhouse along with a beautifully maintained lawned area and flower beds. 

TENURE Leasehold for a period of 125 years commencing 1996.
The maintenance is currently £130.02 per month. In addition there is an annual charge equivalent to 0.5% of the purchase price of this property which is paid monthly to the sinking fund. 

DIRECTIONS From the Market Place turn towards the Cathedral then immediately right into Duck Hill. At the junction turn right. Turn left at the traffic lights and continue over the bridge and turn immediately left into Barefoot Street. Riverside house will been seen on the left. Turn 1st left then left again into Williamson Close and the main entrance to Riverside House is on the left. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 October 2016


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