1 bedroom apartment for sale

Oaklands Drive, Okehampton

Sold STC £160,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Purpose built retirement apartment
  • Entrance hall
  • Lounge/dining room
  • Kitchen
  • One Bedroom
  • Bathroom
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Communal Gardens
  • No forward chain

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Property Description and Location
Built at the edge of the River Ockment, River's Edge Court is an attractive development of 59 one and two bedroom Retirement Living apartments. This leafy spot, in the heart of Okehampton, gives you perfect access to the many shops and amenities that this town has to offer and is located adjacent to the Waitrose supermarket.
River's Edge Court benefits from a welcoming homeowners' lounge with a conservatory area overlooking the River Ockment. This particular apartment offers a balcony at the rear that overlooks the river.

A charming town with traditional architecture, Okehampton has many attractions including a cinema, Okehampton Castle and the Museum of Dartmoor. In fact, Okehampton is referred to as the 'gateway to Dartmoor', in this beautiful area of Devon.

Highlights:
Homeowners' lounge overlooking the River Ockment
Adjacent to Waitrose Supermarket (short level walk)

Think of a lifestyle stripped of all those annoying time-consuming chores. With a McCarthy & Stone development, you can enjoy your independence in an environment that offers companionship, privacy and security. There are facilities like the homeowners' lounge to socialise with other homeowners and your own high quality, purpose-built apartment which is your own private space. And when you have your friends or relatives over, there's a convenient guest room available (supplement required).

Facilities on site:
24-hour emergency call system
Security entry system
Camera entry system
Fire detection equipment
House Manager
Lift to every floor
Mobility scooter charging & store
Laundry room
Guest Suite
Landscaped gardens
Homeowners' Lounge
Car parking available on site to permit holders

This first floor apartment offers a well proportioned entrance hall which is accessed via the communal entrance and lift. Within the hall there is a storage cupboard and a very useful walk in airing cupboard/storage area. The living room offers space for a table and chairs and leads onto the riverside balcony.  The kitchen is also located at the rear, therefore enjoying views over the river. There is a double bedroom with a fitted wardrobe, and a bathroom. The balcony offers riverside views and faces a southerly direction, there is enough space to offer seating and a small table.

The gardens are communal and offer a riverside walk, parking can be found for visitors and there is also the opportunity to rent parking for £250 per annum.

This apartment is offered with no forward chain, an appointment to view is highly recommended.

Communal Entrance
From Oaklands Drive there is communal entrance that leads into the building, here there is access to the Managers office, with hallway to all of the facilities that Rivers Edge Court has to offer.
A lift gives access to the first floor and in turn access to the apartment.

Entrance Hall
A well proportioned area with storage cupboard and a walk in airing cupboard (2m x 1.35m). Doors lead to.

Living Room/Dining Room
18'1 (5.5m) x 10'6 (3.2m) Max. Dual aspect to the side with a glazed door leading onto the balcony. Electric fire place with surround and mantle, wall mounted heater. TV point, two telephone points. Glazed double doors to the kitchen.

Kitchen
7'7 (2.3m) x 7'3 (2.2m). Range of modern matching units comprising base cupboards, drawers and eye level units. Roll edge work top surface with tiled surround and inset sink unit. Ceramic hob with extractor hood over, electric oven. Fridge and freezer. Rear aspect window overlooking the river.

Balcony
6'3 (1.9m) x 5'9 (1.75m). Overlooking the gardens and the River Ockment.

Bedroom 1
17'5 (5.3m) x 9'2 (2.8m) Max. Rear aspect window overlooking the river, built in wardrobes with mirror doors. Wall mounted heater. TV point and telephone point.

Bathroom
Fully tiled walls and modern matching suite comprising panelled bath with shower over, close coupled WC and wash basin with vanity unit. Mirror and light/shaver point. Electric down heater and electric heated towel rail.

Agents Note
Please note that there are service charges that apply to this property. For further information on these charges please contact the office.

Communal Lounge


Communal Conservatory


Communal Kitchen


Other Communal Areas
Mobility Scooter Store
Bin Store
Laundry Room
Managers Office
Lift to all floors
Communal Gardens and Riverside Walk


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 August 2017

Nearest stations

  • Okehampton (0.7 mi)
  • Sampford Courtenay (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Godfrey Short & Squire, Okehampton

30 Fore Street Okehampton EX20 1HB

01837 354005 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Godfrey Short & Squire, Okehampton

30 Fore Street Okehampton EX20 1HB

01837 354005 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Okehampton (0.7 mi)
  • Sampford Courtenay (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Godfrey Short & Squire, Okehampton

30 Fore Street Okehampton EX20 1HB

01837 354005 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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