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4 bedroom flat for sale

15 Fort Picklecombe, Maker

Sold STC £335,000

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Tenure: Leasehold

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION. First time to the market since 1985 you will find this 3/4 bedroom penthouse apartment situated in the historic Fort Picklecombe with the most breathtaking panoramic SEA and COASTAL views. Master bedroom with En-Suite bathroom, Balcony, 2 Parking spaces, Communal gardens, Tennis courts, Swimming pool and Library. NO ONWARD CHAIN.

Torpoint 5 miles, Plymouth City 8 miles, Cremyll Passenger Ferry 2 miles, Kingsand/Cawsand 2 miles (distances approximate)

Lord Palmerston in the 19th Century commissioned Fort Picklecombe, it was one of several Forts within the area to defend the Naval base. After the War the Fort stood derelict until the 1970's when developers bought the Fort and the conversion of 103 residential apartments took place. The magnificent coastline of the Rame Peninsula and Mount Edgecumbe House and Park are all within easy walking distance of Fort Picklecombe. Also nearby are the renowned beaches of Whitsand Bay with its fine golden sand, excellent swimming and surfing facilities. The city of Plymouth is easily accessible via the Torpoint Ferry or the Tamar Bridge. The Cremyll Ferry, a regular foot-passenger services, runs from Plymouth to Mount Edgcumbe with a second ferry running during the summer months from the Barbican in Plymouth to Cawsand Beach.
ENTRANCE
Communal stairs and lift giving access to apartment 15.
MAIN ENTRANCE
Store area and coat hanging rail. Door with transom window above into
ENTRANCE PORCH
Period style coving to ceiling. Dado rail. Laminate flooring. Single obscure glazed panelled door into
ENTRANCE HALLWAY
Period style coving and ceiling roses to ceiling. Wooden dado rail. Wall mounted night storage heater. Fitted storage cupboard with shelving.
BEDROOM 1
Aluminium double glazed window overlooking the pretty Italianate communal gardens. Period style coving and ceiling rose. Fitted mirror fronted wardrobes. Wall mounted night storage heater. Telephone point.
BEDROOM 2
Aluminium double glazed window overlooking the pretty Italianate gardens. Coving to ceiling. Wooden dado rail. Wall mounted night storage heater. TV aerial point.
BEDROOM 3
Aluminium double glazed window overlooking the pretty Italianate gardens. Coving to ceiling. Fitted wall lights. Fitted wardrobes. Wall mounted night storage heater. Doors opening into
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Suite comprising low level W.C. flush. Pedestal wash hand basin. Separate shower cubicle with wall mounted Mira sport shower. Display shelving. Wall mounted mirror. Shaver point.
FAMILY BATHROOM
Suite comprises low level W.C flush. Pedestal wash hand basin. Corner bath with hand held shower over. Bidet. Separate shower cubicle. Wall mounted Mira sport shower. Fully tiled walls with attractive tiled border. Wall mounted heated towel rail. Fitted mirror fronted cabinet. Display shelving. Feature wall lights. Extractor fan. Airing cupboard with shelving. Space and plumbing for washing machine.
SITTING ROOM
Full length aluminium double glazed windows with the most breath taking panoramic sea and coastal views towards Staddon heights and Fort Picklecombe harbour. Period style coving to ceiling and ceiling roses. Wooden dado rails. Wall mounted night storage heater. Single glazed double panelled doors leading to Study/ Bedroom 4. Further single glazed panelled door into
KITCHEN
Range of soft closing white base and matching wall mounted units complimented by a roll edge work surface. Sink and half single drainer with swan mixer tap over. Fitted 5 Ring Neff LPG gas hob. Electric oven and grill. Space for fridge freezer and microwave. Laminate flooring. Dishwasher. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Tiled surround.
BREAKFAST AREA
Space for table and chairs. Wall mounted night storage heater. Shelving. Double glazed doors leading to
BALCONY
Panoramic sea and coastal views can be enjoyed from the private balcony towards Plymouth breakwater, Staddon heights and Fort Picklecombe harbour. Tiled flooring. Glass balustrade. Box storage housing LPG gas bottles.
BEDROOM 4/ STUDY
Skylight to ceiling. Period style coving. Wooden dado rail. TV aerial point. Display shelving. Single glazed double doors opening into Sitting/ Dining room.
OUTSIDE
Attractive communal gardens boasting lawns, raised flower boarders with numerous well established shrubs and plants. Residents can also enjoy the luxury heated swimming pool located within the gardens. There is a private beach, harbour, slipway and tennis courts. Further facilities include a laundry room, residents lounge, residents and visitors parking. Boat storage and moorings are available via separate negotiations.
PARKING
Underground parking with 2 allocated parking spaces. One outside and one inside.
SERVICES
Mains water. Mains Electric. Electric heating. Private drainage.
COUNCIL TAX
Council Tax Band E.
LOCAL AUTHORITY
Cornwall Council, Luxstowe House, Greenbank Road, Liskeard, PL14 3DZ. Telephone: 0300 1234 151. www.cornwall.gov.uk
POST CODE
PL10 1JF
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS
All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.
TENURE
Leasehold
DIRECTIONS
From the Torpoint Ferry follow the A374 to Antony. Take the B3247 to Millbrook and continue on to Kingsand/Cawsand. Carry on past the right hand turning to Kingsand/Cawsand and follow the signs to Mount Edgcumbe, Cremyll and Fort Picklecombe. Fort Picklecombe is signed on your right hand side. Turn right then take the first left. Follow the road and this will take you to Fort Picklecombe. Visitors gated parking can be found on the left hand side. Entry to the Fort can be found further down next to the Post Box on the right hand side.
IMPORTANT NOTICE
1. These particulars are for guidance only. They are prepared and issued in good faith and are intended to give a fair description of the property, but do not constitute part of an offer or contract.
2. Any description or information given should not be relied on as a statement or representation of fact that the property or its services are in good condition. Neither Marchand Petit, nor any of its employees, has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to the property.
3. The photographs show only certain parts and aspects of the property at the time they were taken. Any areas, measurements or distances given are approximate only.
4. Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property is not a statement that any regulations or other consent has been obtained. These matters must be verified by any intending purchaser.
5. Descriptions of a property are inevitably subjective, and the descriptions contained herein are used in good faith as an opinion and not by way of statement of fact. If any points of particular importance need clarifying before viewing, please do not hesitate to contact our office.


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