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2 bedroom flat for sale

Benares Court, Northfield Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24

Sold STC £299,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Luxury first floor apartment
  • Fine inland and coastal views
  • Sought after location
  • Lower slopes of North Hill
  • Beautifully proportioned
  • Hall with excellent storage
  • Lounge/dining room with balcony
  • Fitted kitchen with integrated appliances
  • 2 double bedrooms with built in wardrobes
  • En-suite shower room & bathroom

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

This superb first floor luxury apartment enjoys a peaceful setting on the sought after lower slopes of North Hill with wonderful views towards the coast and the surrounding hills.

Benares Court is arguably one of the best purpose built developments in the town and is set in well maintained surrounding gardens and grounds with garage and parking. The apartment offers generously proportioned and elegant accommodation equipped with gas fired central heating, double glazing and whilst being located on the first floor with a balcony the entrance from the rear is at higher ground floor level thereby eliminating any steps or stairs.

The accommodation in brief comprises; communal entrance, private hall with feature curved walled, built in cloaks cupboard, linen cupboard, meter and boiler cupboards. Double doors lead through to a superb double aspect lounge/dining room with inland and coastal views, feature fireplace and double glazed door leading to a balcony enjoying similar views. An archway from the lounge/dining room gives access to a fully fitted kitchen with stainless steel single drainer one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap set in a range of roll edged surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, integrated gas hob, eye level oven/microwave, tall fridge/freezer, range of matching wall cupboards, washing machine, part tiled surrounds, extractor canopy, recessed spotlights, vinyl flooring covering and double glazed window. The master bedroom has a range of built in wardrobes and the facility of an en-suite shower room which is part tiled and fitted with low level WC with concealed cistern, vanity wash hand basin unit, shower cubicle, chrome radiator/rail, shaver point and extractor fan. The second bedroom is again a double room with a built in wardrobe and there is a separate bathroom fitted with a three piece white and chrome suite comprising bath set in a riled surround with shower over and screen, low level WC, vanity wash hand basin, chrome radiator/rail, extractor fan and shaver point.

Benares Court is set in well maintained gardens and grounds, is approached over a sweeping tarmac drive leading up to the garaging and parking areas where the apartment has the benefit of a single garage with remote up and over door, electric and power. In the main the gardens have been landscaped to lawned areas with inset specimen trees and shrubs, walkways and many areas to sit and enjoy the views. Within the grounds there is also refuge area and drying area.

Minehead has an excellent range of shopping and banking facilities together with bowling, tennis, golf and the beautiful Blenheim Gardens which still has the original bandstand. The old harbour and seafront are within half a mile and the county town of Taunton which has mainline rail connections and access to the motorway network is approximately twenty five miles to the east. For those who enjoy exploring the countryside Minehead is often referred to as the Gateway to the Exmoor National Park and the many renowned places of interest are all within motoring distance.

Mains water, drainage, electric and gas.

Band E

Leasehold. Remainder of a 125 year lease. Ground rent £100 per annum. Service charge £190 per month.
From our office in Friday Street turn right into the Parade leading down through the town taking the second turning on the left into Blenheim Road. Proceed to the end of Blenheim Road passing the gardens on your right and take the left hand turn into Northfield Road. Follow the road around a sharp ninety degreed bend where the entrance to Benares will be found immediately on the right hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 January 2016


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