1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Babbacombe, Torquay

£90,000

Property Description

Key features

  • AGE RESTRICTED DEVELOPMENT
  • RECEPTION HALL
  • SITTING/DINING ROOM OPENING TO A PATIO
  • KITCHEN
  • BEDROOM
  • BATHROOM
  • COMMUNAL GARDEN
  • RESIDENT & VISITORS PARKING (SUBJECT TO AVAILABLITY)
  • HOUSE MANAGER & RESIDENT LOUNGE
  • EPC - C

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

DESCRIPTION A GROUND FLOOR FLAT forming part of an established AGE RESTRICTED DEVELOPMENT enviably placed just a pebbles throw from the picturesque Babbacombe Downs from where striking sea views are enjoyed into the stretching coastline of Lyme Bay with the shingle beaches of Oddicombe & Babbacombe below. The property benefits from a small patio directly outside the principal room whilst the communal facilities afford a residents lounge, laundry, parking (subject to availability through the house manager), guest suite and communal gardens.

A host of amenities are within comfortable walking distance at both Babbacombe and St Marychurch including comprehensive range of shops, medical centres, Churches, banking facilities and post office. The Babbacombe Downs also boasts a selection of eateries and local Theatre virtually on the doorstep.  

RECEPTION HALL A secure communal entrance leads to the private entrance door opening to the Reception Hall with Dunstall door entry and emergency system. Cupboard housing the fuse board and electric meter, slat shelving and factory lagged immersion cylinder with cold water system tank over.  

SITTING ROOM 14' 8" x 10' 7" (4.46m x 3.22m) PVCu double glazed door and side picture window with tilt and turn opener leading to the PAVED PATIO with the lawned communal garden beyond. Electric storage heater, emergency pull cord, television point and ample power points. Open archway to:- 

KITCHEN 7' 3" x 5' 7" (2.22m x 1.70m) Fitted with a range of units and roll edged working surfaces with inset stainless steel sink unit. Space for cooker and under unit fridge. Part tiled walls and extractor fan. 

BEDROOM 11' 4" x 8' 8" (3.46m x 2.65m) PVCu double glazed tilt and turn window overlooking the communal garden with sea glimpses to Lyme Bay. Fitted wardrobe with sliding doors, hanging rail and shelving space and further fitted wardrobes with mirror fronted doors. Telephone point and ample power points. 

BATHROOM Suite of panelled bath with Mira Sport electric shower over and emergency call button, vanity unit with storage cupboards beneath and WC. Fully tiled walls and extractor fan. 

RESIDENTS LOUNGE & LAUNDRY  

COMMUNAL GARDENS for the enjoyment of all residents. 

LENGTH OF LEASE 99 years from 1983. 

MAINTENANCE £1,842.42 per annum, includes Building Insurance and Water Rates. GROUND RENT - £442 per annum. 

COUNCIL TAX BAND 'B' (Torbay Council). 

DIRECTIONS: SAT NAV: TQ1 3ND. From our office turn right at the traffic lights onto Babbacombe Road, take the second left into St Albans Road and Homecombe House will be found on the left hand side. 


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Added on Rightmove:
26 January 2018

Nearest stations

  • Torre (1.4 mi)
  • Torquay (1.7 mi)
  • Paignton (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 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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Nearest stations

  • Torre (1.4 mi)
  • Torquay (1.7 mi)
  • Paignton (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

John Lake Estate Agents, Torquay

The Old Town Hall, Manor Road, St Marychurch, Torquay, TQ1 3JS

01803 367061 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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