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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Bishops Court, Newton Hill, Newton Ferrers, Plymouth, Devon, PL8

Sold STC £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement apartment.
  • Set in the heart of the popular village of Newton Ferrers
  • Two bedroom apartment.
  • Purpose built and easily maintained.
  • Within easy reach of local facilities.

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Bishops Court, built in 2006, is a development designed for people aged 55 or over. The development is run by Spectrum Housing Group and supported by resident professional carers. The community lounge hosts social gatherings for residents and some local community events. A guest suite can be hired for anyone expecting visitors in need of overnight accommodation.

The communal gardens are landscaped to provide sitting areas for those wanting to enjoy a peaceful, quiet location with wonderful river views. The village shops and facilities are just outside the entrance to Bishops Court and the Community bus services and drivers regularly visit for anyone wanting to venture further afield.

21 Bishops Court has been carefully designed so that the apartment is very easy to manage and live in and there are no steps.

Newton Ferrers is a much sought after estuary village on the northern slope of the beautiful estuary of the River Yealm, opposite Noss Mayo on the southern side. It has a range of local amenities including a Church, Post Office, pub and restaurant, Yacht Club and a primary school. For more comprehensive shopping centres Plymouth is to the north and Kingsbridge to the east. From here there are fine cliff top, woodland and coastal walks and the Yealm Estuary is very popular with yachtsmen. There are 18-hole golf courses at Wrangaton to the north which backs onto the Dartmoor National Park and at Bigbury to the east.


Ground Floor 

Part frosted glazed door opening into:

Entrance Hall 
Door to built-in linen storage cupboard with slatted shelving. Door to cupboard housing the gas fired combi boiler supplying hot water and central heating.

Shower Room 
Fully tiled double shower cubicle fitted with a Mira advanced thermostatically controlled shower. Wall mounted wash hand basin. WC. Part tiled walls. Wall mounted mirror with fluorescent strip light. Obscure glazed window. Wall mounted cupboard. Electric extractor fan. Non slip floor.

Bedroom 1 
Double bedroom with window to the side aspect. Built-in wardrobe, hanging rail and storage shelf.

Bedroom 2 
Single bedroom with window to side aspect.

Open Plan Sitting Room//kitchen Area 
French doors opening into Juliet balcony with views through the trees to the river. Kitchen area with window to the front aspect. Range of floor base cupboards and wall units. Stainless steel sink drainer and mixer taps set within a granite effect worksurface with tiled splashback. Integrated Zanussi built-in oven. Zanussi electric hob. Freestanding fridge/freezer. Electric extractor fan.

Attractive communal gardens with lift access. Off road covered parking bays for resident's use.

Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage. Gas-fired central heating.

Council Tax 
The property is currently in Council Tax Band C

Local Authority 
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE: Tel 01803 861234.

Post Code 

Fixtures and Fittings 
All items in the written text of these particulars are included in the sale. All others are expressly excluded regardless of inclusion in any photographs. Purchasers must satisfy themselves that any equipment included in the sale of the property is in satisfactory order.

Leasehold for a term of 99 years from March 2005 at a nominal ground rent

Strictly by appointment only through Marchand Petit (Newton Ferrers Office) Tel: 01752 873311 - Please contact the office to make an appointment.

From the A379 in Yealmpton take the B3186 to Newton Ferrers. On reaching Newton Ferrers continue down the hill past the Marchand Petit office to the centre of the village. At the Co-Op turn left into Newton Hill. Bishops Court is the first entrance on the left, after approximately 10 yards.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 June 2016


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