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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Dukes Court, Bulford, Wellington, Somerset, TA21


Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement apartment
  • Well presented
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Finished to a high standard
  • Landscape gardens
  • Walking distance to the town centre
  • Vacant possession
  • No chain

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

DESCRIPTION: An excellent opportunity to purchase this well presented and modern second floor 2 double bedroom retirement apartment, finished to a high standard having been constructed by McCarthy & Stone in 2014. The apartment is within walking distance of the town centre with all its amenities, and an early inspection is highly recommended to fully appreciate all it has to offer and its quality of finish.

The Dukes Court development itself has a mixture of 1 and 2 bedroom retirement apartments with much thought having been given to the design with architectural flair with its surroundings, with Juliet balconies to a number of apartments to include No.33 and landscape gardens surrounding. Further facilities include a delightful communal lounge, an ideal space to sit and relax with family, friends and neighbours ,with other facilities to include laundry, a dedicated House Manager, a security entrance system and emergency call points with a guest suite for visiting family and friends which would rival most hotel rooms.

The accommodation comprises in brief; an entrance hallway, and what is immediately evident is the quality and thought that has been given to the internal design with its fine finishes to include attractive doors to all rooms with security intercom system within the hallway, a walk-in linen cupboard that houses the consumer units, electric meters and the pressure hot water cylinder with a fully tiled walk-in wet room with white sanitary ware and good quality fittings.

The sitting room is of an excellent size with a pleasant outlook to the front of the development with a doorway to the Juliet balcony. A further door provides access to the kitchen which comprises of a comprehensive range of wall and base units, contrasting work surfaces and tiled return with a built-in oven, electric hob and extractor fan above with integrated tall fridge freezer.

From the hallway there are two good size double bedrooms with the master having access to the Juliet balcony and further benefits from a walk-in wardrobe and a separate fully tiled walk-in en-suite which is beautifully finished with white sanitary ware.

Lease Details:
The lease is 125 years with 121 years remaining with a ground rent of £495 per annum and a service charge of £2526.32 per annum to include the House Manager, emergency call monitoring, buildings insurance, electricity and heating to communal areas, water and sewerage rates, window cleaning, gardening services, building maintenance including repairs, cleaning of general areas, lift and lift maintenance. Please note that this information has been provided by McCarthy & Stone in March 2018.

LOCATION: Dukes Court is a pleasant stroll into Wellington town centre with a good range of local independent shops and national stores to include the well renowned Waitrose. There is also an assortment of educational and leisure facilities to include a Sport Centre with its own swimming pool and local cinema. There is a regular bus service to the County Town of Taunton which is approximately 7 miles distant with its mainline railway station and the M5 can be accessed via Junction 26 just outside the town.

Wellington itself stands between the River Tone and the Blackdown Hills and is steeped in history with associations to the 'Iron Duke' of Wellington who is renowned for his military exploits. The well-known landmark, Wellington Monument was built to celebrate the Duke's victory over Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo. Wellington is also mentioned in the Doomsday Book and later featured in the defeat of the Monmouth Uprising.

DIRECTIONS: From our Wellington town centre office proceed in the Exeter direction to the town centre traffic lights turning left into South Street. Continue along until the first mini roundabout turn right where Dukes Court can be found on the right hand side after the car park.

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11 April 2018


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