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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

Carfax Court, Durdham Park, Bristol


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Maggs & Allen are delighted to present this recently refurbished two bedroom retirement apartment that forms part of a magnificent grade II listed period property on the edge of Durdham Downs. The apartment has the rare advantage of a lift as well as gas central heating and has accommodation comprising; living room with views to the front of the development, kitchen, two double bedrooms plus wet room. The property offers access to the shops and amenities of Blackboy Hill, Coldharbour Road and Henleaze and local bus routes into the City Centre and beyond. Other benefits include communal parking, gardens and guest lounge, a resident estate manager, laundry facilities and guest suites. In all, this is a delightful opportunity for those looking to live in this pleasant and picturesque setting.

Entrance - The property is entered via either the central staircase from the main communal area or is conveniently positioned immediately adjacent to the lift, entrance door into...

Central Hallway - The hallway runs through the middle of the apartment and connects to all rooms. It benefits from a storage cupboard, airing cupboard housing hot water tank, additional coat hanging cupboard and telecom entry system.

Shower Room - 8'8x5'11 (2.64m x 1.80m) - Currently set up as a wet room with fully tiled walls, corner shower area with Mira' advance electric shower, low level W/C, hand basin, fixed wall mirror with built in lighting, shaving point, radiator, wall mounted extractor fan and heated towel rail.

Bedroom One - 14'11 x 9'11 (4.55m x 3.02m) - Twin wood framed pointed arched windows set into window bay facing front elevation with views over surrounding area, radiator beneath, television/ telephone point and radiator.

Sitting Room - 16'9 x 11'3 (5.11m x 3.43m) - Twin wood framed pointed arched windows to front elevation, radiator television/telephone point, fire place with wooden surround currently housing electric fire, central ceiling rose.

Kitchen - 8'9 x 5'11 (2.67m x 1.80m) - Naturally lit to side elevation with 'velux' window, 'U' shaped fitted kitchen with roll edged work surfaces, eye and floor level cupboards and draws, integrated stainless steel sink with mixer tap and drainer, an integrated four ring electric hob, spaces for fridge freezer, space for dishwasher and washing machine and vinyl flooring.

Bedroom Two - 10'9 x 10'7 (3.28m x 3.23m) - Wood framed double pointed arched window set into window bay facing side elevation, radiator beneath and television/telephone point.

Outside - The communal gardens are landscaped and predominantly laid to lawn with courtyard area and a selection of mature trees and shrubs. The grounds are enclosed by a high stone wall and driveway leading to parking area.

Tenure - Leasehold.

Management Charge - Managed by First Port with a management charge of approx £3,617.80 per annum which includes: building maintenance and insurance, lifts, maintenance and up keep of the gardens, communal areas and communal area heating, emergency call system, resident estate manager and laundry facilities.

Important Information - Please note that under the terms of the lease the freeholder (Retirement Properties Limited) are responsible for the re-sale of the property. On the re-sale the owner of the apartment must reimburse 5% of the sale price to Retirement Properties Limited (RPL). RPL will pay for and instruct the Estate Agent, Solicitor and any other costs. For more information please contact the office tel: 0117 949 9000.

Directions - From Maggs & Allen, proceed along Linden Road, turn right into Coldharbour Road, continue to the end and take the first turning on the right, then the first turning on the left into Iddesleigh Road, this then becomes Durdham Park.

Council Tax Band D (Information Supplied By Www.Voa.Gov.Uk Tel: 0117 930220) -

Energy Efficiency Rating: D -

Vendor's Onward Position - The property is being sold with no onward chain. (This information was provided at the time of instruction and may be liable to change. Please contact the office to confirm these details).

Maggs & Allen use all reasonable endeavors to supply accurate property information in line with the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008. These property details do not constitute any part of the offer or contract and all measurements are approximate. It should not be assumed that this property has all the necessary Planning, Building Regulation or other consents. Any services, appliances and heating system(s) listed have not been checked or tested. Please note that in some instances the photographs may have been taken using a wide angle lens.

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07 April 2016


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