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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Woodlands, Drake Lane, Dursley, GL11

Sold STC £190,000

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Garden flat in beautifully converted Edwardian Detached House - set within retirement village - further assistance available if required - entrance hall - living room with French doors to patio - kitchen/diner - cloakroom/shower room - double bedroom - en-suite bathroom/second wc - communal gardens - quality and finish must be seen to be fully appreciated

Directions - From Dursley town centre proceed out of town through Castle Street passing Sainsbury's supermarket on the left hand side and continue to the town hall turning left in to Long Street, proceed to the bottom of the incline bearing left and then right and after approximately 70 metres the entrance to the Hollies and Woodlands will be found on the left hand side.

Description - This most attractive ground floor garden apartment is situated in this luxury retirement village close to Dursley town centre and is set in spacious grounds. The property adjoins the Hollies Care Home and the owners offer menu services including cleaning laundry and meal services upon request. The property forms part of this large Edwardian house which was converted approximately five years ago and provides spacious well finished accommodation for over 55's and is ideal for someone requiring independence yet having the ability for extra support if required. The accommodation is accessed via an attractive shared entrance hall but in addition has French doors from the patio which could be used as independent access if required. The shared entrance hall leads to a private entrance hall which is attractively finished and gives access to a shower room/cloakroom off. There is a good size living room with French doors to the garden and opening to spacious kitchen/dining room. In addition, there is a double bedroom and adjoining en-suite bathroom/second wc. As previously mentioned, there are large communal gardens and views from the property and the apartment will have parking space in the communal parking area.

Situation - The property is located in the Hollies in Drake Lane which is within a few minutes walk of Dursley town centre. The development has outstanding views from the front towards the town and the Cotswold Escarpment. The town facilities include library, sports hall, 18 hole golf course, swimming pool and bowling green. The town has a good range of local traders along with Sainsbury's supermarket and Tesco supermarket can be found in the adjoining village of Cam. Cam also has a 'park and ride' railway station with onward connections to the National Rail Network. Dursley town is surrounded by outstanding Cotswold countryside and the property is within a few moments of a range of country walks including the nearby Cotswold Way. Travelling to the larger centres of Gloucester, Bristol and Cheltenham is made accessible via the A38 and M5/M4 motorway network.

Accommodation - (Please note that our room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest one hundredth of a metre on a wall to wall basis. The imperial equivalent (included in brackets) is only intended as an approximate guide).

Communal Entrance Hall - Having attractive entrance way with part panelled wall with open fireplace and attractively furnished. This in turn leads to:

Iinner Hallway - This leads on to Apartment 2.

Entrance Hall - Having front door, radiator, high ceiling with coving.

Shower Room - Having large shower cubicle with mixer shower, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin, ladder style towel rail, fully tiled wall and matching floor tiling.

Living Room - 4.24m x 3.77m (13'11" x 12'4") - Having two radiators, attractive radiator covers, double glazed French doors to patio and high ceiling.

Kitchen/Dining Room - 4.16m x 5.51m narrowing to 2.23m (13'8" x 18'1" na - Having attractive range of cream shaker style wall, tall and base units with laminated work surfaces over incorporating inset enamel one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit, inset ceramic hob with cooker hood over, built in oven, integrated tall fridge/freezer, plumbing for automatic washing machine, under cabinet lighting, laminate wood flooring, two radiators, walk-in cupboard with Worcester combination boiler supplying radiator central heating and domestic hot water, double glazed windows to rear and side.

Bedroom - 3.31m x 3.05m (10'10" x 10'0") - Having double glazed window and radiator.

En-Suite Bathroom - Having panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level wc, ladder towel rail, fully tiled walls and attractive tiled flooring, inset ceiling spot light.

Externally - The development is approached via a long driveway in large well maintained grounds giving access to The Hollies and Woodlands. There is a parking space in the communal parking area which is not allocated. The property has a patio area directly outside the French door with room for table and chairs and use of the communal gardens.

Agents Note - The property is Leasehold and will be subject to a new 125 year lease.
There is an age restriction of 55 years and over.
All mains services are connected
Gas fired radiator central heating
Service charge of £367.22 per quarter
Ground Rent of £275.00 per annum
There is also use of a shared balcony in the main part of the building which has views

Viewing - By appointment with the owner's sole agents as over.

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