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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Dukes Court, Bulford, Wellington, Somerset, TA21

Sold STC £285,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Within walking distance of the town centre
  • Retirement apartment
  • Finished to a high standard
  • Balcony
  • Communal gardens

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

DESCRIPTION: An excellent opportunity to purchase this beautifully presented and modern first floor 2 double bedroom retirement apartment, finished to a high standard having been constructed by McCarthy & Stone in 2014. The apartment is within walking distance of the town centre with all its amenities and an early inspection is highly recommended to fully appreciate all it has to offer and its quality of finish.

The Dukes Court development itself has a mixture of 1 and 2 bedroom retirement
apartments with much thought having been given to the design with architectural flair with its surroundings, with balconies to most apartments to include No.21 and landscape gardens surrounding. Further facilities include a delightful communal lounge, an ideal space to sit and relax with family, friends and neighbours ,with other facilities to include laundry, a dedicated House Manager, a security entrance system and emergency call points with a guest suite for visiting family and friends which can rival most hotel rooms.

The accommodation comprises in brief; an "L" shaped entrance hall, and what becomes apparent is the quality and thought that has been given to the internal design with its fine finishes to include attractive doors to all principle rooms, security intercom system, as well as doors that provide access to a walk-in linen cupboard that houses the consumer units, electric meters and the pressure hot water cylinder. There is a fully tiled walk-in wet room comprising of a wc, wash basin with vanity unit below, a walk-in shower area and glazed side screen, all of which are of a good quality. The sitting room measures 4.57m x 3.85m with plenty of natural light coming from the dual aspect windows and door to a Juliet balcony with an array of power points as well as tv, radio and telephone point. A further door takes you through to the kitchen/dining room, which is again a light and airy room with a dual aspect to the front and side. The kitchen itself is finished to a high standard with a range of wall and base units, rolled edge worktops, tiled splash backs, stainless steel sink unit, a built-in "Hotpoint" oven and ceramic hob with exposed stainless steel
extractor above together with integrated appliances to include a fridge freezer and space for a microwave.

There are two good size double bedrooms with the master having an impressive balcony which benefits from a walk-in wardrobe and a fully tiled walk-in en-suite which is beautifully finished and comprises of a wc, wash basin with vanity unit and a glazed shower screen.

Lease Details:
The lease is 125 years with 123 years remaining with a ground rent of 495 per annum and a service charge of 2816.64 per annum to include the House Manager, emergency call monitoring, buildings insurance, electricity and heating to communal areas, water and sewerage rates, window cleaning, gardening services, building maintenance including repairs, cleaning of general areas, lift and lift maintenance.

LOCATION: Dukes Court is just a pleasant stroll into Wellington town centre with a good range of local independent shops and national stores to include the well renowned Waitrose. There is also an assortment of educational and leisure facilities to include a Sport Centre with its own swimming pool and local cinema. There is a regular bus service to the County Town of Taunton which is approximately 7 miles distant with its mainline railway station and the M5 can be
accessed via Junction 26 just outside the town.

Wellington itself stands between the River Tone and the Blackdown Hills and is steeped in history with associations to the 'Iron Duke' of Wellington who is renowned for his military exploits. The well-known landmark, Wellington Monument was built to celebrate the Duke's victory over Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo. Wellington is also mentioned in the Doomsday Book and later featured in the defeat of the Monmouth Uprising.

DIRECTIONS: From our Wellington town centre office proceed in the Exeter direction to the town centre traffic lights turning left into South Street. Continue along until the first mini roundabout turn right where Dukes Court can be found on the right hand side after the car park.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2016


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