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Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1

Added on 22/04/2021
Wilkie May & Tuckwood, Taunton

Key features

  • Town Centre Location
  • Over 55s Accommodation
  • Electric Heating
  • Double Glazing
  • Secure Gated Parking

Property description

Tenure: Leasehold, 113 years remaining

DESCRIPTION: Offered to the market with vacant possession is this well presented third floor one bedroom apartment. The property, which is situated in the sought after Pegasus Court development specifically for the over 55s enjoys stunning far-reaching views over Taunton and beyond towards the Blackdown and Quantock Hills in the distance. The development of Pegasus Court adjoins the Cooper Associates County Ground, home of Somerset County Cricket Club and offers a large residents viewing balcony together with residents lounge that overlooks the ground. There is a lift to all floors, a residents laundry and guest flat, as well as an on-site manager together with secure gated parking which is administered on a first-come first-serve basis. Each apartment is fitted with a integrated pull-cord personal alarm system for added peace of mind. The accommodation comprises of entrance hallway, living/dining room with door leading out onto a private balcony with views over the River Tone and towards the new Coal Orchard development, which is part of the Taunton Independent Quarter. There is a modern fitted kitchen, double bedroom with built-in wardrobe, and a four-piece bathroom with bath and separate walk-in shower. The property is heated by electric powered heaters and is benefitted by double glazing.

LOCATION: Pegasus Court is found just off St James Street and is within walking distance of Taunton town centre. The development of Pegasus Court is particularly well situated alongside the River Tone and backing onto the Cooper Associates County Ground as well as being next to the Brewhouse Theatre. Taunton railway station is within a walkable distance and Junction 25 to the M5 motorway is easily accessible by car.

DIRECTIONS: From our office proceed out of the town centre along North Street and at Debenhams take a right-hand turn into St James Street. Continue down St James Street until reaching the Ring of Bells public house. Here, take a left-hand turn and Pegasus Court will be found 200 yards away on the right-hand side.


Tenure: Leasehold. The property is offered for sale leasehold, by private treaty with vacant possession on completion.

Energy Rating: C

Lease Information: Lease Term: 125 years from 2009.
Service Charge: £2,483.76 per annum.
Ground Rent: £459 per annum.

ACCOMMODATION [All measurements are approximate]:
LIVING ROOM/DINING ROOM: 11'8" x 18'7" (3.55m x 5.66m),
KITCHEN 6'5" x 7'8" (1.95m x 2.33m),
BEDROOM ONE 10'6" x 11'7" (3.20m x 3.53m),
BATHROOM 8'4" x 6'8" (2.54m x 2.03m)

IMPORTANT NOTICE Wilkie May & Tuckwood for themselves and for the vendors of the property, whose agents they are, give notice that: 1. the particulars are intended to give a fair and substantially correct overall description for the guidance of intending purchaser and do not constitute part of an offer or contract. Prospective purchasers and lessees ought to seek their own professional advice. 2. All descriptions, dimensions, areas, reference to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith, and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. 3. No person in the employment of Wilkie May & Tuckwood has any authority to make or give any representations or warranty whatever in relation to this property on behalf of Wilkie May & Tuckwood, nor enter into any contract on behalf of the vendor. 4. No responsibility can be accepted for any expenses incurred by intending purchasers in inspecting properties which have been sold, let or withdrawn.
THE PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTIONS ACT 1991 The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for their purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. References to the Tenure of the Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. 8. Financial Evaluation 8a At the time that an offer has been made and is being considered by the seller, you must take reasonable steps to find out from the prospective buyer the source and availability of his funds for buying the property and pass this information to the seller. Such information will include whether the prospective buyer needs to sell a property, requires a mortgage, claims to be a cash buyer or any combination of these. Such relevant information that is available should be included in the Memorandum of Sale having regard to the provisions of the Data Protection Act. 8b These reasonable steps must continue after
acceptance of the offer until exchange of contracts (in Scotland, conclusion of missives) and must include regular monitoring of the prospective buyer's progress in achieving the funds required, and reporting such progress to the seller.
MEASUREMENTS AND OTHER INFORMATION All measurements are approximate. While we endeavour to make our sales particular accurate and reliable, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information with you.



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Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1

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  • Taunton Station0.3 miles
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David McCaffrey - Associate Partner

As I sit at my office desk and look out at the busy town centre I think to myself there cannot be many better county towns in England than this West Country treasure. It draws people from all walks of life and the town acts as a hub centre for a considerable catchment stretching into Devon and towards Minehead and Sedgemoor.

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