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Quay Street, TRURO, TR1

Added on 12/02/2021
Lewis Haughton Wills, Truro

Key features

  • Recently modernised 1 double bedroom first floor specialist retirement apartment
  • Immaculately presented throughout
  • River views with the spacious lounge enjoying a Juliet balcony
  • Recently fitted kitchen and bathroom
  • Residents lounge with small fitted kitchen area
  • Communal laundry facilities and guest bedroom
  • 24 hour emergency call system
  • Lift access to all floors
  • EPC - C at time of instruction

Property description

Tenure: Leasehold

Superbly situated in the centre of the Cathedral City of Truro is this immaculately presented one bedroomed specialist first floor retirement apartment with river views. Benefitting from being completely modernised over the last few years to now include a modern well fitted kitchen, a recently fitted stylish shower room, new carpets and internal decoration throughout. The property will appeal to a couple or single person and there is the further advantage of a level walk into the City Centre and the range of amenities on offer. The accommodation briefly comprises; an entrance hallway with a Tunstall pull cord and entry system, beautifully presented lounge dining room with views overlooking the river, kitchen with a range of built in appliances, a spacious double bedroom with a built-in wardrobe and a contemporary shower room. The property was originally built by Messrs McCarthy and Stone and comprises of 44 apartments. There are a range of internal facilities for the residents. Upon entering the main entrance there is a residents lounge to the right with a small fitted kitchen to one corner. On this floor there is a guest bedroom along with a laundry room. Each of the levels within the development can be accessed via a lift.Throughout the property there are emergency pull cords and there is a House Manager to offer help to the residents with any day to day enquiries. There is an age restriction and so it is important to note any potential purchasers must be over the age of 60 years. If however a couple is interested in buying the apartment then one person must be over the 60 whilst the other person must be over the age off 55.

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, night clubs, 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.



Upon entering the property you are greeted by a spacious hallway with doors leading through to the lounge/dining room, shower room, master bedroom and a deep storage cupboard which currently houses the hot water tank. There is a useful slatted linen shelving unit to the side. Wall mounted Tunstall security intercom system with a pull cord. Additional cupboard housing the meter and fuse box. Pendant lighting and coving.


22' 4" x 10' 8" (6.81m x 3.25m) A beautifully presented room with a double glazed door providing access to a Juliet balcony looking out over the river. There is an additional double glazed window out to the side elevation once again enjoying the river view. Night storage heater. Telephone and TV point. Carpeted flooring and pull cord. Two multi-pane doors lead into:-


7' 7" x 7' 2" (2.31m x 2.18m) An irregular shaped room. A double glazed window looks out to the rear access enjoying views over the river. The kitchen is well fitted and comprises a range of wall and base units with a roll edge worktop over, tiled splash back, inset ceramic sink and drainer with a chrome mixer tap over. The kitchen has a range of built-in appliances to include a Zanussi oven and grill, Zanussi microwave, fridge/freezer, Zanussi dishwasher and a four ring electric Zanussi hob with extractor hood above. Vinyl flooring and pull cord.


15' 7" to wardrobe front x 9' narrowing to 5' (4.75m x 2.74m to 1.52m) Double glazed window out to the rear elevation overlooking the river. Built-in wardrobe with one of the doors having a mirrored front. TV point, night storage heater, pendant lighting, coving and pull cord.


A beautifully finished shower room enjoying a spacious shower enclosure with a glass side screen and a mains shower over. Low level WC, vanity unit with an inset wash hand basin and chrome mixer tap over.Motion sensor LED mirror. Ladder style chrome heated towel rail. Tiled walls and flooring. Extractor fan.



The following services are available at the property, however we are not able to verify connection; mains electricity, night storage heating.

Tenure is Leasehold - we understand the lease to be 125 years as from 2000. Service Charge was £2,731.09 for the year 1st March 2020 to 28th February 2021 to include buildings insurance, water and drainage. Ground rent was £330 per annum for 2020 to 2021.

Council Tax Band - B.

EPC link -

Due to the nature of the sale: These particulars are only a general outline for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute in whole or in part an offer or a Contract and all information and services have NOT been confirmed/approved by the current vendor. Reasonable endeavours have been made to ensure that the information given in these particulars is materially correct, but any intending...


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Quay Street, TRURO, TR1


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Truro Station0.7 miles
  • Perranwell Station4.4 miles
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