1 bedroom retirement property for sale

St James Park

Sold STC £147,000

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This one bedroom retirement apartment is situated in the beautifully maintained St James Park complex in Bradpole on the outskirts of Bridport. The property is the only one on the second floor and offers a spacious sitting/dining room, kitchen, double bedroom, shower room and separate dressing room. There is also a single garage and pretty communal gardens. EPC rating C.

Situation - The popular village of Bradpole offers a number of facilities including a general store/post office, butchers, public house, and church. The village itself is surrounded by beautiful countryside and is well placed for enjoying the delights of Dorset and its dramatic scenery, walks and bridle paths. Bradpole offers a thriving community and there are a number of well regarded schools in the area. The market town of Bridport is within approx 1 mile and nearby Beaminster is just 5 miles away. The pretty harbour at West Bay, with lovely beaches is close by and the area provides the opportunity for enjoying the Jurassic Coast, recently designated a World Heritage Site.

Accommodation - 23 St James Park offers a unique opportunity to purchase a luxury self-contained, one bedroom second floor apartment enjoying far reaching views of the surrounding countryside and centred around pretty communal and privately owned gardens. Occupancy is restricted to over 55 years of age. Beautifully presented throughout, this deceptively spacious property boasts an entrance hall, light and airy sitting room/dining room, well-fitted kitchen, a double bedroom with separate dressing room and a fully tiled shower room. UPVC double glazed windows and electric central heating throughout. The apartment also benefits from of a separate garage with electric power and light, and the use of a visitor's car park.

Communal Entrance Hall - Via main door with stairs rising to the second floor (with stair lift fitted)

Second Floor - Front door to:

Hallway - Hatch to loft space with double doors leading to:

Sitting Room/Dining Room - 7.24m into bay x 3.53m (23'9" into bay x 11'6") - A light and airy sitting/dining room benefiting from a double glazed velux window to the front and double glazed window at the rear, enjoying far reaching views of the surrounding countryside. There is also an attractive feature fireplace, mantle with surround, electric fire and two electric storage heaters. Door leads to the:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 3.05m x 2.54m (10' x 8'04) - Well fitted kitchen/breakfast room comprising a range of matching base and eye-level units with work surface over, tiled splashbacks, single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and cupboard under, plumbing for washing machine, integral electric oven, electric hob and extractor hood, and space for fridge . The room also benefits from a double glazed velux window to the rear enjoying further countryside views.

Bedroom - 5.28m into bay x 3.56m (17'04 into bay x 11'08) - Spacious dual aspect bedroom benefiting from further fine views of the village and surrounding countryside, with a wall mounted electric storage heater. Door leads to dressing area:

Dressing Room - This versatile room offers two built-in wardrobes with walk-in storage cupboard housing lagged hot water tank, eaves storage and double glazed velux skylight.

Shower Room - 2.21m x 1.65m (7'03 x 5'05) - The shower room comprises a large shower cubicle with seat and Mira thermostatic shower unit, vanity unit with inset hand wash basin, mirror, low level WC, heated towel rail, fully tiled walls and velux double glazed skylight. Doors lead to both hallway and bedroom.

Outside - To the front and adjacent of the property there are well maintained attractive communal gardens with seated areas, mature shrub and flower boarders and an ornamental pond. In addition there is a visitor's car park.

Garage - The property benefits from a single garage in a nearby block with up-and-over-door, electric power and light.

Agents Notes - 999 year lease from 11.02.1998, together with a share of the freehold.
There is a rental payment of £50 per annum for the garage. The garage is on a separate lease f 24.1988 for 125 years.

Services Charges - Approximately £500 per six month period

Services - Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Electric central heating. Broadband and satellite are also available.

Local Authorities - West Dorset District Council. South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset. DT1 1UZ. Tel: 01305 251010.
We are advised that the council tax band is A.

Viewings - Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01308 420111


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23 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Maiden Newton (7.7 mi)
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15 South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NR

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Parkers Property Consultants And Valuers, Bridport

15 South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NR

01308 318014 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Maiden Newton (7.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Parkers Property Consultants And Valuers, Bridport

15 South Street, Bridport, DT6 3NR

01308 318014 Local call rate

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