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1 bedroom retirement property for sale

Quay Street, Truro, Cornwall

Sold STC £150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Superbly positioned for access to the city centre
  • One bedroom
  • Spacious lounge with Juliet balcony
  • River views
  • Communal lounge
  • Communal laundry facilities
  • 24 hour Emergency Appello call system
  • Lift to all floors

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Constructed by Messrs McCarthy and Stone and situated in the centre of the cathedral city of Truro is this 1 bedroomed specialist retirement apartment with River views. Benefiting from a level walk into the city centre and all the amenities on offer, this property will be highly attractive to a couple or single person. The accommodation briefly comprises; spacious entrance hallway, dual aspect lounge with a Juliet balcony, kitchen with a range of wall and base units and built in appliances, double bedroom with built-in wardrobes and a bathroom.
The city of Truro is the retail and commercial centre of Cornwall, with the famous Cathedral lying at its heart. The city offers a unique mix of independent shops and multiples as well as an excellent collection of art galleries, bars, restaurants, cinema, The Hall for Cornwall and the Royal Cornwall Museum. The city is steeped in history and features many wonderful Georgian terraced streets which are rivalled only in the west by Bath. There are also a number of fine municipal gardens including Boscawen Park and Victoria Gardens, which have in the past won many awards in the Britain In Bloom competition. The city also lies at the centre of the Cornish transport network and has a mainline station to London Paddington.
Lowen Court was originally built by McCarthy and Stone Ltd and comprises of 44 apartments. Upon entering the main entrance hallway there is a residents lounge to the right with a small fitted kitchen area. A guest bedroom can also be found on this floor along with the laundry facilities. Each of the floors can be accessed via a lift.
Throughout the property there are emergency pull cords along with an emergency button in the bathroom. There is a Development Manager to help with the day to day enquiries in the complex throughout the day.

The property has an age restriction and potential purchasers must be over the age of 60 years. If however a couple is looking at buying the property together, one person must be over 60 and the other must be over 55.


Property ref: 121_2555_4341277


ENTRANCE HALLWAY 
Spacious with doors branching into the lounge, bathroom, master bedroom. Deep storage cupboard which houses the hot water tank and a shelving unit with slatted linen shelving. On the wall there is a Tunstall pull cord and entry system. Further cupboard housing the meter and fuse box. Smoke alarm.

LOUNGE/DINER 
22' 4" x 10' 8" narrowing to 6' 9" (6.81m x 3.25m to 2.06m) A long spacious room with feature electric fireplace and double glazed doors to the rear of the property with a Juliet balcony, looking out over the river. Further double glazed window looking out to the side aspect which allows for views down the river. Night storage heater. Telephone and TV point. Two multi-paned doors into:-

KITCHEN 
8' 8" maximum x 7' 7" maximum (2.64m x 2.31m) (irregular shaped room) Double glazed window looking out to the rear aspect with very pleasant river views. A range of wall and base units with roll edged work surfaces and inset stainless steel sink and drainer with separate hot and cold taps over. Tiled splash backs. Integrated appliance include; integral oven and grill with electric hob and extractor hood over. Space for fridge/freezer. Pull cord.

BEDROOM ONE 
16' 3" to the wardrobes x 9' narrowing to 5' (4.95m x 2.74m to 1.52m) Double glazed window to the rear aspect, which is relatively private and allows for a river view. Built-in wardrobe stretching almost the width of the room with two bi-folding mirrored front doors. TV point. Night storage heater. Wall mounted light and pull cord.

BATHROOM 
Three piece bathroom suite comprising of; panelled bath with glass sliding screen and mains shower over, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin and storage cupboard below and low level WC. Wall mounted mirror with light above. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail and wall heater. Emergency button on the edge of bath.

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Added on Rightmove:
03 February 2017

Nearest stations

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

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Lewis Haughton Wills , Truro

81 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2PN

01872 490000 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lewis Haughton Wills , Truro

81 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2PN

01872 490000 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:

Lewis Haughton Wills , Truro

81 Lemon Street, Truro, TR1 2PN

01872 490000 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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