2 bedroom flat for sale

Preston Old Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 5LX

Sold STC £72,500

Property Description

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Description
This first floor, purpose built, retirement apartment offers attractive easily managed two bedroom accommodation with a dining lounge, a fitted kitchen and a shower room Wc. It is double glazed and has electric space heating [off-peak tariff]. A Management Company [Firstport Retirement Property Services] exists to run and maintain the site. A monthly charge is made for their services which include an emergency 'warden-call' facility from the apartments, external upkeep of grounds/common areas and buildings insurance. There is a site office and a self-service laundrette. Residents have to have reached a minimum age of 55 years. Within each room there is an emergency alarm.

Accommodation

Entry Level
There is a front door at ground floor level. It opens to a lower hallway.

Lower hallway
With an area and hooks for outdoor coats. A staircase rises to the first floor.

Staircase

Upper Hallway
A central area with inner doors to the lounge, both bedrooms and the shower room/wc. A cupboard houses the hot water cylinder.

Lounge with Dining Space 4.45m x 3.28m
A good-sized reception room with optional space for a small dining table if desired. It has an attractive marble fireplace with a Dimplex flame effect multispeed electric fire. There are connections to accommodate a wall mounted plasma/flat screen television. Two front elevation windows create plenty of natural light and an electric space heater is installed. There is a telephone connection to the site Warden and a 'panic' button just in case of an emergency.

Kitchen 2.48m x 2.46m
A modern arrangement with fitted units to three sides and a rear elevation window. A fan assisted oven is integrated and there is a split-level Belling halogen hob [with a filter hood above]. There is space/recesses plus connections for an upright fridge-freezer and an automatic washing machine. Spot lights are fitted and a Dimplex down-flow electric heater is installed.

Bedroom One 4.13m x 2.62m
A double room with a front elevation window and a space heater.

Bedroom Two 2.73m x 2.32m
A single room with rear window aspects and a space heater.

Bathroom/Wc 2m x 1.70m
A fully tiled facility with a three piece suite comprising of a larger than standard shower cubicle [with a modern Mira Zest instant electric shower unit], a pedestal washbasin and a low-suite wc. An upright radiator/rail and a Dimplex Downflow heater are fitted

External
The grounds are all fully landscaped and maintained under the service arrangements with the Management Company. There is a small external store.

Location
The property is located in the popular Cherry Tree area of West Blackburn. Local amenities, including both bus and rail services are available in Cherry Tree and the area benefits from the 'green spaces' provided by Witton Country Park, Pleasington Playing Fields and the Leeds-Liverpool Canal, which runs just behind the Hunters Lodge Apartments.

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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Nearest stations

  • Cherry Tree (0.1 mi)
  • Mill Hill (0.8 mi)
  • Pleasington (1.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

James Whitehead Professional Estate Agent, Blackburn

Lancashire

01254 494048 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

James Whitehead Professional Estate Agent, Blackburn

Lancashire

01254 494048 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Cherry Tree (0.1 mi)
  • Mill Hill (0.8 mi)
  • Pleasington (1.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

James Whitehead Professional Estate Agent, Blackburn

Lancashire

01254 494048 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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