1 bedroom retirement property for sale

East Terrace, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18

£125,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Secure entrance system and gated forecourt
  • One bedroom
  • On-site manager and emergency alarm
  • Communal laundry room
  • Guest suite available
  • Newly refurbished

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

In an enviable south east facing, ground floor, position with a view of the sea and Mount from the bedroom and a door to outside from the sitting room. Offered chain free with vacant possession and available for immediate viewing.


SITUATION:
Trafalgar Court was built in 2004 by McCarthy & Stone and is particularly well placed for access to the town centre, the harbour area and the bus and railway terminals. In addition to the accommodation within the flat there is a residents' lounge, reading room, laundry and self-contained flat for visitors. During the weekdays there is an on-site manager and at night a 24 hour care line response system.


LOCATION:
Penzance has a comprehensive range of shops, leisure and educational facilities as well as some of the county's most beautiful coastline and beaches. Newquay airport is less than an hour's drive and the railway from Penzance links directly to London Paddington.


T H E A C C O M M O D A T I O N, with approximate dimensions as follows:

Entrance door to:

HALL:
Coved ceiling. Emergency alarm. Large deep storage cupboard with recently installed Gledhill water heating system. Coat hooks and storage shelves. Second shallow cupboard housing electric meter and consumer panel. Doors off to:

SITTING/DINING ROOM: 18'10 x 10'9"
Creda fan assisted night storage heater. Coved ceiling. Electric fire suite with surround. UPVC double glazed door and side panel with window to south facing patio. Emergency alarm pull. Glazed double doors to:

KITCHEN: 7'5" x 7'
Newly fitted quality Howdens kitchen comprising an extensive range of floor and wall units. Fitted work surfaces with tiled splashbacks and inset stainless single drainer sink unit. Inset four ring ceramic electric hob and inset electric oven in tower. UPVC double glazed window to front. Space for fridge and freezer. Alarm pull.

BEDROOM: 19'2" (inc depth of built-in wardrobes) x 9' (narrowing to 5' at one end)
UPVC double glazed window to front with view to the water and Mount. Built-in double wardrobe with mirrored bi-fold doors fitted with shelves and hanging rails. Night storage heater. Emergency alarm pull.

BATHROOM:
Newly fitted white suite comprising panelled bath with shower over. Alarm button. Small glazed screen and curtain rail. Wash basin in vanity unit with mirror, light and shaver point over. Low level WC. Fully tiled walls. Vinyl floor covering. Extractor fan. Electric downdraft heater and heated towel rail.


O U T S I D E:
There is a communal garden with seating area and a car parking area, accessed via electric gates.


GENERAL INFORMATION:

LOCAL AUTHORITY:
Cornwall Council Tel. 0300 1234 171

SERVICES:
Mains water, electric and drainage.

OUTGOINGS:
Council Tax: Band 'B'
Water Rates: South West Water Authority. Tel: 0800 1691133
Maintenance charges (reviewed annually in March):
*Ground rent: 395 per annum
*Service charge: 2,515.56 which includes general maintenance, block insurance, window cleaning, gardening, lift maintenance, water rates, manager etc.

COVENANT:
Main occupant must be 60 years of age minimum and second occupant must be over 55 years.

TENURE: Leasehold - 125 years from 2004

DIRECTIONS:
From Penzance town centre head out of town in an easterly direction down Market Jew Street, passing Adelaide Street on your left and Branwells Mill on your right and as you approach the railway station on your right hand side Trafalgar Court is almost immediately opposite on your left.

* correct as at time of press


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 November 2017

Nearest stations

  • Penzance (0.1 mi)
  • St. Erth (5.2 mi)
  • Lelant Saltings (5.6 mi)
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Whitlocks, Penzance

48, Causewayhead, Penzance, TR18 2SS

01736 270034 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Penzance (0.1 mi)
  • St. Erth (5.2 mi)
  • Lelant Saltings (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Whitlocks, Penzance

48, Causewayhead, Penzance, TR18 2SS

01736 270034 Local call rate

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