1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Quay Street, Truro, Cornwall

£159,950

Property Description

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Tenure: Leasehold

With a totally level approach to the City Centre's facilities and with the added advantage of car parking, this ground floor one bedroomed apartment enjoys views over the River Allen and in addition has an enclosed private garden shared with neighbouring apartments. The garden has wrought iron railings and a gate leading to a walk-way running along the riverbank for the apartment block only. Offered with a night storage heating system and double glazing the apartment is for those who are 60 years of age or more. Internally there is coving to all ceilings, a living room with a French door to a private garden, a bedroom with fitted wardrobes and a kitchen equipped with a hob, oven and extractor hood. There is a walk-in shower room which is found off the hallway.

Within the building there is a lift service and staircase to other apartments and this apartment has an intercom 'phone entry system. Lowen Court has a House Manager 5 days a week, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm and outside this period there is a 24hr emergency answering service. Within the apartment there are emergency alarm cords and it should be noted, that the ground rent is £385.00 per annum and the service charge is £2,144.42 per annum, which includes; pull down alarm cord system, door entry system, water rates, window cleaning, buildings insurance, garden maintenance, lighting and maintenance of common parts and the Manager's salary. Additional facilities within the building include; a spacious residents lounge with a kitchen area for residents coffee mornings and parties, a refuse room and a laundry room. For guests wishing to stay, there are suites available a double room costing £20.00 per night and a single room £15.00 per night.

Leasehold - 125 years from the 1st November 2000.

Property ref: 121_1890_2428222

The Accommodation Comprises 

Communal Entrance Door 
With 'phone entry system to communal entrance hallway with access to lift service, staircase, residents lounge, Managers office, refuse room and laundry room. Private entrance door at ground floor level to entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
Coving, 'phone entry system, walk-in airing cupboard with shelving, additional cupboard housing fuse box and meters.

Living Room 
22' 4" x 10' 7" (6.81m x 3.23m) average measurements irregular shape. Night storage heater, coving, telephone point, two t.v. points. Mock fireplace with electric fire and timber mantel and surround, one wall light, River Allen views, French door to garden.

Kitchen 
7' 7" x 6' 11" (2.31m x 2.11m) wall to wall. Average measurements irregular shape. Stainless steel sink unit hot and cold with side drainer with cupboards below. Range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawers under, matching wall mounted units. Integrated four ring hob, extractor hood and oven. Ceramic tiled splashback, Dimplex fan heater, River Allen views, coving.

Shower Room 
With a walk-in shower with tiled surround with curtain and rail, side hand rail, low flush w.c., wash hand basin with splashback, wall mounted mirror, fluorescent light/electric shaver socket point, extractor fan, Dimplex fan heater, coving, medicine cabinet with mirror.

Bedroom 
16' 3" x 9' 2" (4.95m x 2.79m). Average measurements, irregular shape and measurements taken to face of wardrobes. Range of fitted wardrobes with folding mirrored doors, night storage heater, coving, telephone point, t.v. point.

Outside 
Non allocated parking spaces.

Private Garden 
This is paved for a garden seats and is enclosed by wrought iron railings with a gate to an outside walk-way for the apartment block. The garden enjoys lovely views over the River and has a section of flower beds.

Communal Gardens 
These are maintained and have a number of lawned areas stocked with plants and shrubs and within the garden there are also various other areas for sitting out.

Agent's Note 
Single occupancy 60 plus years. Dual occupancy 1 x 60 years plus and 1 x 55 years plus.

N.B. Our clients are willing to rent out the apartment for a short period for any buyer who is stuck in a chain or unable to proceed quickly.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Truro (0.7 mi)
  • Perranwell (4.4 mi)
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Simon Milnes, Truro

3 Princes Street, Truro, TR1 2ES

01872 490011 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Truro (0.7 mi)
  • Perranwell (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Simon Milnes, Truro

3 Princes Street, Truro, TR1 2ES

01872 490011 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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