Ms Melluish, Devon
Having never sold a property I needed a great deal of help. Fulfords have been incredible putting my mind at ease throughout the process.
This one bedroom retirement apartment enjoys a good sized sitting room with views to the surrounding countryside, an adjoining kitchen with matching range of wall and base units, a double bedroom and fitted bathroom suite. The development is run and managed by FirstPort Retirement Property Services Ltd and provides a house manager under the Sheltered Housing Scheme. There is a communal residents sitting room, kitchen, cloakroom and laundry room. There is a guest suite that can be booked for visitors if available. Outside there are communal gardens with a drying area and a visitors parking area with limited parking.
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The building is conveniently situated in a level position close to local amenities at Temple Street and there are regular bus services to the surrounding area. Also nearby is 'The Byes', a delightful riverside walk to Sidmouth and Sidford. Homemeadows House is a popular development which was constructed in the mid 1980s. Flat 35 is situated on the second floor and enjoys a pleasant outlook towards the surrounding hills. The flat has the benefit of uPVC double glazed windows and electric Economy 7 heating.
We understand that the flat is leasehold held on a 99 year lease from 1987.
We are advised by our clients that the present service charge is £1,131.00 per half year, with a ground rent of £241.91 per half year. These figures cover a twelve month period and cover the maintenance of the building and communal areas, water rates, the laundry room, the upkeep of the gardens, residents lounge, visitors' apartment and the House Manager. The service charge information was correct as at 25.04.17. Service charge payments can be liable to alteration. You should, therefore, check the position before making a commitment to purchase.
The occupation of these apartments is restricted to persons who are at least 60 years of age, or in the case of a couple, one person should be at least 60 and the other 55. For future reference we would like to make potential purchasers aware that when selling a property at Homemeadows House there is a transfer fee. Please ask for full details.
From our Fulfords 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 and take the next turning left, which is Brewery Lane. Homemeadows House will then be seen immediately on the right hand side.
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