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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Barbican Court, Looe

Sold STC £130,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Over Fifty Fives Only
  • Ground Floor
  • Retirement Apartment
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Communal Facilities
  • Convenient Location
  • Communal Gardens
  • Amenities near by
  • EPC-C

Full description

Viewings are highly recommended on this 2 bedroom ground floor retirement apartment offered with no onward chain. Situated in a pleasant courtyard development built specifically for the over fifty fives in the Coastal town of Looe.

The accommodation offers an entrance vestibule, living room, kitchen, inner hall, 2 bedrooms, bathroom and a walk in storage cupboard. Other benefits include double glazing, storage heating, monitored emergency pull cords in all rooms and a house manager on set days.

The delightful communal facilities include a day room, conservatory, bar and games area, kitchen, clothes drying room, WC and well maintained gardens and seating areas. A parade of shops that includes a post office are within a few hundred yards and sea views are just a short walk away.

Entrance Vestibule - A part double glazed wooden door opens into the entrance vestibule. Double glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling coving. High level electric consumer unit. Panel glazed wooden door opens into the living room.

Living Room - 4.78m x 3.40m - Front aspect double glazed window looking onto the communal gardens. Electric night storage heater. Telephone and television aerial points. Decorative fire place with timber mantle and surround and front mounted flame effect electric stove. Emergency pull cord. Open doorway to the kitchen. Panel glazed wooden door to the inner hallway.

Kitchen - 3.58m x 1.83m - Front aspect double glazed window. Kitchen fitted with a range of wall and base units, roll top work surface, inset single bowl stainless steel sink drainer and tiled upstand. Integrated eye level electric cooker and separate 4 ring electric hob with cooker hood above. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for an upright fridge freezer. Wall mounted electric fan heater. Emergency pull cord.

Inner Hallway - 2.29m x 1.70m - Emergency pull cord. Doors to the 2 bedrooms, bathroom and storage/airing cupboard.

Walk In Storage Cupboard - 1.68m x 1.09m - Fitted with power and light and housing the electric hot water cylinder. Storage shelving.

Bedroom 1 - 3.56m x 3.00m exc wardrobe - Rear aspect double glazed window. Television aerial and telephone points. Fitted wardrobes. Emergency pull cord. Electric storage heater. Carpet.

Bedroom 2 - 4.04m x 2.97m max to recess - Rear aspect double glazed window. Fitted wardrobe. Wall mounted slim line electric heater. Emergency pull cord. Carpet.

Shower Room - 2.18m x 1.83m -

Outside - The attractive communal gardens feature lawned areas interspersed with a variety of plants, trees and shrubs with lighting. Patio seating area with benches and a path and steps with a stair lift give access to the communal rooms.

Communal Facilities - The light and spacious rooms include a day room, games area with pool table and dart board, conservatory, kitchen, wc and laundry drying room. These facilities are presented to a high standard and the in house committee organise regular gatherings for the residents, details of which are posted on the notice board.

General Information - The current monthly charge at the development is £137 per month for each property, which covers; buildings insurance, external property and window maintenance and cleaning, upkeep of the gardens, outside lighting, full use of the communal rooms including laundry drying and the part time site office manager.

Directions - Travelling into Looe on the Plymouth Road turn left into Barbican Road and continue along passing the Community School on the right hand side, having passed the school take the second left turn and follow the road around to the left and continue to the higher side of the development a communal gate opens into the central garden area and the apartment can be found on the left hand side.

Floor Plan -

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 June 2016


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