Sidmouth is conveniently situated for the A3052 which gives direct access to the M5 motorway which is approximately twelve miles away along with the cathedral city of Exeter which is approximately sixteen miles. Exeter Airport is approximately eight miles distant and Honiton with its main line railway to London Waterloo is approximately ten miles away.
This conveniently situated first floor flat forms part of a popular development which was constructed in the mid 1980’s. Flat 23 is sited in a particularly nice position within the development being on the south elevation, the lounge/dining room and bedroom taking particular advantage of this. The accommodation is well presented and has recently been the subject of fresh re-decoration. The lounge/dining room is of a good size and adjoining this is a well fitted kitchen area which has numerous matching cupboard space and, unusually for this development, also has a window within the kitchen. There is a double bedroom with a built-in wardrobe and there is a good size shower room. The flat also benefits from having uPVC double glazed windows and electric Economy 7 heating.
The development also benefits from having a communal lounge, kitchen and laundry. There is also a guest suite available at a reasonable rate, subject to booking. There are secluded communal gardens, a drying area and residents parking on a ‘first come, first serve’ basis.
Homemeadows House is sited in an almost level position and is within a short walk of local amenities within Temple Street. Within a stone’s throw there is a regular bus service to the surrounding area as well as an entrance into The Byes, a delightful riverside walk. Sidmouth town centre, which offers an excellent range of amenities, is a level walk away.
Sidmouth is around 12 miles from Exeter and the M5 motorway and only 9 miles from Exeter International Airport. There are mainline railway stations in both Exeter and Honiton (10 miles) with connections to London.
From the Sidmouth office proceed up the High Street and straight over the mini roundabout. Continue for approximately a quarter of a mile, passing Elysian Fields on the left hand side. Take the next turning on the left which is Brewery Lane and Homemeadows House will then be seen immediately on the right hand side.
The accommodation with approximate dimensions comprises;
COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALL
With entry phone security system.
With House Manager’s office adjoining.
With adjoining lounge area, kitchen, cloakroom and laundry.
Passenger lift or stairs lead to the;
Coved ceiling. Smoke alarm. Storage cupboard containing water tanks, electric meter and shelving.
3.2m x 5.3m max. measurements (10’6 x 17’3) Southerly aspect with uPVC double glazed window. Two wall light points. BT and TV point. Night storage heater. Security entry phone handset.. Arch to;
2.15m x 1.65m (7’ x 5’3) Modern high gloss units comprising a range of matching base and wall units with colour co-ordinated work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Built-in split level electric double oven, inset electric hob. Free standing ? Work surface. Fridge. Coved ceiling. Strip light. Extractor fan. Window.
2.65m x 3.7m (8’9 x 11’9) max. measurements. Southerly aspect with uPVC double glazed window. Coved ceiling. Night storage heater. Built-in wardrobes.
Suite comprising a shower cubicle with control land rose over, low level WC and vanity unit with wash bowl and cupboards below. Wall mirror. Strip light. Fully tiled walls. Coved ceiling. Extractor fan. Electric heated towel rail. Wall heater.
OUTSIDE AND GARDEN
There is a communal parking area, although limited for residents and visitors, to the property. There are also well maintained communal gardens which are mainly laid to lawn, with adjoining well stocked shrub borders.
The flat is LEASEHOLD. The lease has recently been extended and is now 126 years from 2019.
The House Manager is available Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 5.00 pm, but does not perform any care duties. Minimum age of residents is 60. In the case of a couple, one must be at least 60 and the other at least 55. Pets are not permitted. We are advised by our clients that the present service charge is £847.69 per half year with a ground rent of £215.15 per half year. This service information was correct as at £29.03.18 These figures cover the maintenance of the building and communal areas, water rates, laundry room, the upkeep of the gardens, residents lounge, visitors’ apartment and the House Manager. Service charge payments can be liable to alteration, you should, therefore, check the position before making a commitment to purchase.
We are advised by East Devon District Council that the council tax band is B.
Vacant possession on completion.
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