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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Vicarage Close, BN8

Offers in Excess of £165,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Communal entrance
  • First floor
  • Reception hallway
  • Impressive sitting room
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Shower room
  • Communal parking area
  • Well-kept communal gardens
  • Adjoining the neighbouring countryside
  • Enjoying stunning views towards south downs

Full description

A beautifully positioned two bedroom first floor retirement apartment adjoining the neighbouring countryside with stunning far reaching views towards the South Downs. Situated in the centre of this desirable village with well-kept communal gardens and off street parking.

This retirement development is within the conservation area and is formed of fifteen apartments for the independent and actively over 60s. Centrally positioned yet peacefully tucked away within walking distance of the village amenities. With an onsite manager between the hours of 9am and 3pm during the week and thereafter to central control. Each apartment has a manager call pull to each room and benefit from double glazed windows, gas central heating and an entry phone system. New occupants will be granted with a brand new lease of 99 years. The property comprises in brief on the ground floor: communal entrance with staircase rising to the first floor, a reception hallway, an impressive sitting room, a kitchen/breakfast room, two double bedrooms, a shower room and a separate toilet. The majority of the rooms enjoy a pleasant aspect of the gardens and a stunning view towards the South Downs. Outside the property is approached by a driveway which leads to a communal parking area, the whole surrounded by well-kept communal gardens. EPC band C.

Ringmer village offers a good variety of facilities and amenities including a primary school, a secondary school, a good range of local shops, a pretty village green, a doctors' surgery, a restaurant and two public houses. More extensive shopping facilities area available only a few miles away in the County Town of Lewes where there is main line railway station (London Victoria in about 64 mins) a number of supermarkets and leisure facilities . Also located within the area are a good selection of Golf Courses and the world famous Glynebourne Opera House. Uckfield lies within 7 miles north east which offers numerous bars/restaurants, a cinema, public library, supermarkets and other public facilities including a leisure centre and sixth form college as well as railway station with lines to London.

The accommodation and approximate room measurements comprise:

Wooden door into: ENTRANCE HALLWAY: coved ceiling, useful storage cupboard with slatted shelving, intercom system.

KITCHEN: 11'11 x 9'7 Comprising single bowl stainless steel sink and drainer set in a veneer work surface with a matching range of units to eye and base level, space for electric cooker, wall mounted Worcester domestic boiler, UPVC double glazed window overlooking the front of the property enjoying a pleasant view towards the South Downs, vinyl flooring, tiled splash-back.

SITTING ROOM: 16'5 x 14'2 UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear of the property enjoying a stunning view over the communal grounds, neighbouring paddock and South Downs beyond, radiator, coved ceiling, picture rails.

BEDROOM 1: 17'1 x 11'11 UPVC double glazed window overlooking the front of the property enjoying a pleasant view towards the South Downs, radiator: DRESSING ROOM: Extensive range of built-in bedroom furniture.

INNER HALLWAY: Built-in cupboard with slatted shelving above.

BEDROOM 2: 9'11 x 9'4 UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear of the property enjoying a pleasant view over the communal grounds and neighbouring paddock and South Downs beyond, built-in wardrobes with sliding doors, radiator.

SHOWER ROOM: 5'8 x 5'5 Comprising double width walk-in shower with sliding glass screen, fully tiled with wall mounted chrome taps, vanity unit with inset wash basin, cupboard beneath, vinyl flooring, radiator, opaque UPVC double glazed window overlooking the side of the property.

SEPARATE CLOAKROOM: Comprising low level WC, vinyl flooring, opaque UPVC double glazed window overlooking the side of the property.

OUTSIDE: The Front of the property is approached via a driveway which in turn leads to a communal parking area. The communal gardens are beautifully kept, laid to level lawn flanked by well stocked flower and shrub beds.

GUEST SUITE: Within Old Vicarage House is a guest suite available to visitors at a nominal charge, comprising a bed/sitting room and the use of the kitchen/breakfast room, WC and shower room. Washing and drying facilities are available.

MAINTENANCE CHARGE: 4,252.41 per annum (2015/2016 budget)

LEASE: A new 99 year lease will be granted.


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29 February 2016


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