Immaculate one bedroom character apartment occupying the ground floor of a period Victorian property situated right in the heart of the town with front and rear gardens. Read more
Immaculate one bedroom character apartment occupying the ground floor of a period Victorian property situated right in the heart of the town with front and rear gardens.
The Property: Well-presented one bedroom apartment occupying the ground floor of a period Victorian property situated right in the heart of the town with front and rear garden. Flat 1 Cedric is an immaculate ground floor apartment in a converted Victorian building with two other apartments. The property is ideally located within a very short walk of the town centre, shops, seafront and beach. This apartment has recently been updated and improved, including the fitting of a new gas central heating boiler, new bathroom, re-decoration, new carpets and laminate flooring throughout and the gardens have had areas gravelled for ease of maintenance. This flat benefits from some lovely character features associated with the Victorian era, such as high ceilings, original fireplace and ornate panelling, coving and skirting in some rooms. The property is entered via a communal storm porch into the communal hallway. From here, an attractive decorative, half glazed private entrance door gives access to Flat 1. The hallway has some understairs storage and leads to a sizeable living/dining room with deep Bay window with ornate panelling surrounding. There is a feature original marble fireplace (closed off), central decorative ceiling rose, deep skirting boards and deep coving to the high ceiling. This room opens off to an inner hallway which gives access to the kitchen, bathroom and conservatory beyond. The kitchen has windows overlooking the courtyard to the rear and a good range of matching, cream base and wall units with new worktops, tiled splashbacks and an inset stainless-steel sink. There is space for a slot-in cooker, upright fridge/freezer, under counter space for a further appliance and laminate wood effect flooring. Folding doors open to a deep cupboard with power which houses the new Valliant gas central heating boiler. A door from the kitchen opens to a lean-to conservatory/sun room with glazed sloping roof, windows with fitted blinds and laminate wood effect flooring. A French door opens to the rear courtyard. The double bedroom is accessed from the inner hallway which has views through the conservatory to the rear and door to a good-sized en-suite bathroom. The bathroom comprises a white suite with panelled bath with shower mixer taps, WC and wash hand basin along with a separate walk-in fully tiled shower. The flooring is wood effect laminate and there is a ladder style combined radiator/towel rail. Although there is no parking with this property there is unrestricted parking areas close by or alternatively, a parking permit can be purchased for use in the local car parks through East Devon District Council. The nearest car park to this property is only a stone’s throw away. This apartment which has full uPVC double glazing, needs to be viewed internally to appreciate the size of the accommodation within.
Outside: Low stone walling to front boundary with central pedestrian gate. This opens to a pathway leading to through the front garden which belongs to Flat 1 to the communal entrance to all apartments. The front garden is gravelled with mature hedging to side with flower borders. A wrought iron pedestrian gate opens to one side with a gravelled pathway leading to the enclosed rear courtyard for this apartment. This low maintenance garden is enclosed by natural stone walls with fencing above and includes an undercover area which is provided by an overhang of the building above and would be ideal for drying clothes.
Tenure: We understand that there is a 999-year lease with this property which commenced 7 years ago. This flat owns a third of the freehold and our vendor is not aware of any restrictions for holiday letting.
Council Tax: We are advised that this property is in Council Tax Band B. East Devon District Council. Tel: 01404 515616
Services: We are advised that all mains services are connected.