2 bedroom apartment for sale

Custom House Court, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18

Leasehold £155,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Views across Mounts Bay towards St Michaels Mount
  • Gas Central Heating

Full description

SITUATION:
3 Custom House Court is located by Penzance Harbour and has spectacular views across Mounts Bay towards St Michaels Mount and The Lizard peninsula beyond. Penzance town centre is within a few hundred yards and the seafront and promenade approximately 100 yards distant. Penzance is renowned for its art deco outdoor swimming pool and it also has a bus terminal and mainline railway station (London Paddington approx 5 hours). The surrounding countryside is renowned for its outstanding natural beauty and there are many sandy beaches and rugged coves including several surfing beaches. Local attractions include The Tate at St Ives, St Michaels Mount and the Clifftop Minack Theatre at Porthcurno.

DESCRIPTION:
Custom House Court was built in the 1950's by Trinity House and was then transferred to the local authority a few years later. The flats are held on a 125 year lease from 1988 and No. 3 is an upper floor flat with enviable sea views across the harbour. The accommodation is particularly well presented, with two bedrooms, a living room with sitting and dining areas and a kitchen and shower room/wc. The property is one of the best situated flats in the town and viewing is highly recommended.

T H E A C C O M M O D A T I O N, with approximate dimensions is as follows:

Communal entrance hall and steps to front door with peephole opening to:

RECEPTION HALL:
Access to roof space with ladder and light (25ft useful roof space). Wall mounted security phone. Coat rack. Folding door to:

KITCHEN: 11'6" x 6'8"
With a range of base and wall mounted units including cupboards and wine racks. Laminated work surface on both sides of the kitchen with space for cooker, washing machine and refridgerator. One and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Tiling above the work surfaces and miniature tiled splashback above the cooker with extractor hood above. Tiled floor. Wall mounted electricity fusebox. Wall mounted Viessmann boiler for central heating and hot water. Double glazed window with fitted venetian blind, from which there are far-reaching views across Mounts Bay towards St Michaels Mount and the Lizard peninsula.


SHOWER ROOM/WC
With contemporary style glass wash basin on worktop. Low level WC and shower cubicle with sliding glazed doors. Laminated walls to the shower cubicle and downlighter above. Thermostatically controlled shower unit. Tiled floor and walls and frosted glass double glazed window. Towel radiator with thermostat. Fitted cupboard with slatted shelving.


SITTING ROOM/DINING ROOM: 13'10" x 12'2"
Two aspects with spectacular far-reaching views across Penzance harbour, Mounts Bay and towards the Lizard. Double glazed windows with fitted blinds. Gas coal effect fire with miniature mosaic glass tiles surround with slips and mantelpiece and tiled hearth. Radiator. Recessed ceiling spotlights. Dimmer switch and wall mounted thermostat.



BEDROOM 1: 15'3" x 9'1"
Double glazed window with fitted roller blind from which there are views across Penzance harbour and towards St Michaels Mount. Radiator with thermostat.

BEDROOM 2: 8'9" x 7'11"
Double glazed window with fitted roller blind from which there are views towards St Marys Church. Radiator with thermostat.


O U T S I D E:
By the front door of the apartment there are useful cupboards and a further storage locker on the ground floor outside the building.




GENERAL INFORMATION:

SERVICES: All mains services are connected to the property. Gas-fired central heating.

OUTGOINGS: Five yearly service charge: 1,300 (recently paid).
Maintenance charge: 300 p.a.

TENURE: Leasehold. A copy of the 125 year lease, which dates from 1988, is held in Whitlocks office

COUNCIL TAX: Band 'A'

LOCAL AUTHORITY: Cornwall Council, Tel. 0300 1234 100

VIEWING: Strictly by prior appointment with Whitlocks:
Tel. 01736 369296

DIRECTIONS:
From Lloyds Bank in Penzance town centre proceed in a seaward direction down Chapel Street and after about 250 yards, by St Marys Church, bear left towards the harbour. Custom House Court will be found after about 20 yards on the left hand side.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 April 2017

Nearest stations

  • Penzance (0.4 mi)
  • St. Erth (5.5 mi)
  • Lelant Saltings (5.9 mi)
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Whitlocks, Penzance

48, Causewayhead, Penzance, TR18 2SS

01736 270034 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Penzance (0.4 mi)
  • St. Erth (5.5 mi)
  • Lelant Saltings (5.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Whitlocks, Penzance

48, Causewayhead, Penzance, TR18 2SS

01736 270034 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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