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2 bedroom retirement property for sale

North Walsham

£224,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Retirement Penthouse Apartment
  • Second Floor with Lift Access
  • Well Presented Accommodation
  • Welcoming Communal Entrance
  • 24 Hour Staff Cover
  • Twin Bedded Guest Suite For Visitors
  • Residents Lounge
  • Secure Entry System
  • Level Walk To the Town Centre

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Location A bustling medieval market town in North East Norfolk, North Walsham sits midway between the North Norfolk Coast, the Norfolk Broads and Norwich. North Walsham boasts a popular weekly market along with a monthly farmers market in the Market Place. The Market Cross presides over the Market Place having been built to collect the rent for the market stalls in bygone days. A popular family residential area, encouraged through an abundance of local shops with a good range of supermarkets such as Waitrose, Sainsburys and Lidl, North Walsham has good educational facilities for all ages including sixth form Paston College, once the school of Lord Nelson, along with doctors, dentists, opticians and a library.

The town is served by North Walsham railway station on the Bittern Line between Norwich, Cromer and Sheringham. Situated approximately 16 miles from Norwich on the B1150, the town has easy access to Cromer (approximately 9 miles) and Mundesley (approximately 5 miles). The Cathedral City of Norwich boasts an excellent range of shopping facilities along with mainline rail links to London and an International Airport.
 

Description Linford Court is an " assisted living " retirement community consisting of 24 apartments arranged over three floors with lift access and within a level walking distance of the town centre. Facilities include: A Dining Room offering lunches every day, a twin bedded guest suite, provision of care services by in house staff, a residents lounge, exercise sessions, domestic cleaning services, secure entry system, parking for motorised scooters, car parking and renewable energy sources including rainwater harvesting and solar power.

This particular top floor apartment offers well maintained accommodation with entrance into the lounge, a fitted kitchen, utility/cloakroom, master bedroom suite with walk in wet room and second bedroom. There is also ample storage throughout, double glazing and electric heating.

The accommodation comprises panelled entrance door into:- 

Lobby Secure entry. 

Communal Entrance Hall Lift and stairs to upper floors. 

Lounge/Dining Room 16' 11" x 13' 1" (5.16m x 3.99m) Vaulted ceiling, rear facing Velux window, TV aerial point, electric wall mounted panel heater and flame effect fire, door into:- 

Kitchen 12' 7" x 8' 4" (3.84m x 2.54m) Fitted with a range of base and drawer units with working surfaces over, inset stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, built in electric oven with electric ceramic hob and extractor fan over, integrated fridge, space and plumbing for dishwasher (vendor currently has freezer in this space), electric panel heater, built in airing cupboard with hot water tank and shelving, vaulted ceiling, front facing Velux window. 

Inner Hall 11' 4" x 4' 10" (3.45m x 1.47m) Electric panel heater, eaves storage cupboard. 

Utility/Cloakroom 7' 4" x 4' 5" (2.24m x 1.35m) Electric panel heater, range of units, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for tumble dryer, low level WC, wash basin. 

Master Bedroom 12' 3" x 12' 1" plus recess (3.73m x 3.68m) Front and rear facing Velux windows, range of fitted wardrobes and drawers with over bed storage all to be included within the sale, electric panel heater, access to loft space, door to fire escape. 

Wet Room 7' 7" x 5' 4" (2.31m x 1.63m) Wash hand basin with low level WC, chrome heated towel rail, wall mounted shower unit. 

Bedroom 2 11' 3" x 7' 10" plus door recess (3.43m x 2.39m) Front facing Velux window, electric panel heater, access to loft, ample eaves storage space. 

Outside There is no allocated car parking but residents are entitled to use the parking facility to the front of the building on the shingled drive. To the rear are landscaped and well maintained communal gardens. 

Services Mains water. electricity and drainage 

Local Authority/Council Tax North Norfolk District Council, Council Offices, Holt Road, Cromer, NR27 9EN
Tel:- 01263 513811
Tax Band:- C 

EPC Rating The Energy Rating for this property is C. A full Energy Performance Certificate is available on request. 

Tenure Leasehold. Each resident contributs a proportion of the service charge monthly and we understand the cost for the apartment is approximately £673.00 per calendar month. There is also an annual Ground Rent fee payable of £125.00. Copy of Lease available upon request.
Costs involved include Maintenance and upkeep of the communal landscaped gardens, 24 hour staff cover, Administrative and Management expenses, Building and Public Liability insurance, communal facilities, external window cleaning, maintenance of the lift, rubbish and waste disposal. Further details available upon request.  

Leasehold Properties Long residential leases often contain clauses which regulate the activities within individual properties for the benefit of all owners. Such regulated activities often (but not always) include keeping pets, subletting and running a business from home. If you have any specific questions about the lease of this property please ask a member of staff. 

Agents Note Intending purchasers will be asked to provide original Identity Documentation and Proof of Address before solicitors are instructed.

 

We Are Here To Help If your interest in this property is dependent on anything about the property or its surroundings which are not referred to in these sales particulars, please contact us before viewing and we will do our best to answer any questions you may have. 


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 July 2018

Nearest stations

  • North Walsham (0.2 mi)
  • Worstead (2.8 mi)
  • Gunton (3.8 mi)
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Watsons, North Walsham

42 Market Place North Walsham NR28 9BT

01692 770004 Local call rate

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Watsons, North Walsham

42 Market Place North Walsham NR28 9BT

01692 770004 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • North Walsham (0.2 mi)
  • Worstead (2.8 mi)
  • Gunton (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Watsons, North Walsham

42 Market Place North Walsham NR28 9BT

01692 770004 Local call rate

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