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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Bulford, Wellington, Somerset, TA21

Sold STC £270,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented
  • Retirement apartment
  • Walking distance of town
  • Communal lounge
  • Dedicated House Manager
  • Security entrance system
  • Underfloor heating
  • Juliet balcony

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

DESCRIPTION: An opportunity to purchase this beautifully presented first floor 2 double bedroom retirement apartment finished to a high standard having been constructed by McCarthy & Stone in 2014. The apartment is within walking distance of the town centre with all its amenities and a visit comes highly recommended to fully appreciate all it has to offer and its quality of finish.

The Dukes Court development itself has a mixture of 1 and 2 bedroom retirement apartments with much thought having been given to the design with architectural flair with its surroundings, with balconies to most apartments to include No.23 and landscape gardens surrounding. Further facilities include a delightful communal lounge, an ideal space to sit and relax with family, friends and neighbours ,with other facilities to include laundry, a dedicated House Manager, a security entrance system and emergency call points with a guest suite for visiting family and friends which can rival most hotel rooms.

The accommodation comprises in brief; entrance hall, and what is immediately evident is the quality and thought that has been given to the internal design with its fine finishes to include attractive doors to all principle rooms, under floor heating,security intercom and walk-in linen cupboard. The sitting room measures 19'6 x 11'4 with a continuation of the under floor heating, a fireplace with an electric fire, uPVC door with matching side panel leading out to the balcony, which is an ideal retreat overlooking the side aspect of the building. The kitchen has been finished to a high standard with a range of wall and base units with contrasting work surfaces, a
number of built-in appliances with window to the front elevation. There are 2 good size double bedrooms with the master having a Juliet balcony and built-in wardrobe enjoying a dual aspect to the front and side elevations, a good size en-suite with full wall and floor tiling, a large walk-in shower with quality sanitary ware. There is also a separate shower room with full wall and floor tiling and further walk-in shower and white sanitary ware.

Lease Details:
The lease is 125 years with 123 years remaining with a ground rent of 495 per
annum and a service charge of 2816.64 per annum to include the House Manager, emergency call monitoring, buildings insurance, electricity and heating to communal areas, water and sewerage rates, window cleaning, gardening services, building maintenance including repairs, cleaning of general areas, lift and lift maintenance.

LOCATION: Dukes Court is just a pleasant stroll into Wellington town centre with a good range of local independent shops and national stores to include the well renowned Waitrose. There is also an assortment of educational and leisure facilities to include a Sport Centre with its own swimming pool and local cinema. There is a regular bus service to the County Town of Taunton which is approximately 7 miles distant with its mainline railway station and the M5 can be
accessed via Junction 26 just outside the town.

Wellington itself stands between the River Tone and the Blackdown Hills and is steeped in history with associations to the 'Iron Duke' of Wellington who is renowned for his military exploits. The well-known landmark, Wellington Monument was built to celebrate the Duke's victory over Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo. Wellington is also mentioned in the Doomsday Book and later featured in the defeat of the Monmouth Uprising.

DIRECTIONS: From our Wellington town centre office proceed in the Exeter direction to the town centre traffic lights turning left into South Street. Continue along until the first mini roundabout turn right where Dukes Court can be found on the right hand side after the car park.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 June 2015


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