Presented in good decorative order throughout, this purpose built, second floor retirement apartment offers accommodation comprising an entrance hallway with a storage cupboard, a sitting room, a kitchen with integrated appliances, a double bedroom with a built in wardrobe and finally, a bathroom. There are uPVC double glazed windows and electric heating.
These apartments are designed for independent living and offer residents facilities which include a communal lounge with a kitchen, laundry and a guest suite available for visiting friends and family, subject to availability and a small charge. There are attractive communal gardens to the rear of the building, with a patio and drying area, as well as a residents parking bay offering unreserved parking on a first come, first served basis.
From our office on the High Street in Sidmouth, proceed up the road and continue over the roundabout, passing the Radway Cinema on the left hand side. Continue along Vicarage Road and shortly after the right turning for Lawn Vista, turn left into Brewery Lane and Homemeadows House will be seen immediately on the right hand side.
The accommodation with approximate dimensions comprises:
VOICE ENTRY SYSTEM
Secure communal entrance with voice entry system to a:
With adjoining HOUSE MANAGER’S OFFICE and doors to a:
with RESIDENTS LOUNGE and LAUNDRY ROOM.
Lift or stairs giving access to the:
With a communal hallway leading to:
Door to a storage cupboard housing electric meters and hot water cylinder. Coved ceiling. Telephone point. Doors to the:
3.1m x 5.3m (max) (10’3” x 17’3”) uPVC double glazed window to the front, with a southerly aspect. Electric night storage heater. Telephone point. Door entry telephone handset. Emergency cord. Coved ceiling. Archway to the:
2.1m x 1.6m (6’9” x 5’3”) A modern fitted kitchen comprising a range of floor standing and wall mounted units with an integrated dishwasher, fridge and electric oven. Worksurfaces have tiled splashbacks, with a sink and electric hob with cooker hood over.
2.6m x 3.7m (8’6” x 12’) uPVC double glazed window to the front, with a southerly aspect. Built in double wardrobe. Coved ceiling.
A modern white suite comprising a bath with a modern electric shower over, close coupled WC and wash basin. Tiled walls. Electric heater. Extractor fan.
OUTSIDE AND GARDEN
To the rear of the building is an attractive and well-kept communal garden, mostly laid to lawn with colourful borders and flower beds, a patio and drying area. There is a RESIDENTS PARKING AREA with unreserved parking on a first come, first served basis.
1) The occupation of these flats 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 or over.
2) Homemeadows House employs a House Manager who runs the day to day affairs but it should be noted that there are no care services included and that the apartments are designed for independent living.
3) For future reference we would like to make potential purchasers aware that when selling property at Homemeadows House there is a transfer fee. Please ask for full details.
We understand that the flat is LEASEHOLD held on a 99 year lease from the 24th April 1987.
We are advised by the vendor that the most recent service charge was £1418.07, with a ground rent of £436.00. 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, visitor’s apartment and the House Manager). The service charge information was correct as at 15.04.16. 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 for the property is B.