About this property
A well presented, top floor 2 bedroomed apartment, for the over 60's, offering light and spacious accommodation, fantastic views across the town and distant countryside. Conveniently situated within a short and level walk into the town centre, taking full advantage of local amenities and public transport. No onward chain. EPC C
Located within a short and level stroll of Bideford Town Centre, the Quay, Morrisons Supermarket and an excellent range of everyday amenities, this apartment enjoys views over Bideford's Sports Ground and to the countryside beyond. It is within very easy reach of the beautiful North Devon coastline famed for its sandy beaches and quaint villages. There are many leisure pursuits available locally. Just over a mile away is the quaint former fishing village of Appledore. It is a similar distance to the Quay Front in Bideford, a market town and port, which offers an excellent range of shopping facilities and amenities. It is less than a mile to the nearest junction of the A39/North Devon Link Road, connecting with the M5 at Tiverton. This also gives good access to Barnstaple, the area's major regional centre, which is within 20 minutes driving distance.
Strand Court, was originally constructed by Britains leading Retirement Home Builders, McCarthy and Stone, and was completed circa September 2001. The development comprises of one and 2 bedroomed apartments, designated for those in excess of 60 years of age (although if in a relationship, one of the occupiers can be in excess of 55 years old), with lift access to all upper floors, along with many personal safety features, including a Careline system, providing assistance 24hours a day, 365 days a year, with the system also providing door entry and fire alarm system. Additionally, there is a camera entry system, allowing residents to view any callers through a channel on the television before providing access. Also, there is a Resident House Manager, available to assist where required, along with a Laundry Room, and Guest Suite, where friends and relatives can stay.
Main Entrance Door into: Entrance Hall: Doors leading to all rooms. Tunstall Emergency System. Coved ceiling. Creda night storage heater. Carpet. Useful storage cupboard housing the consumer unit and electric meter. Airing Cupboard: Houses hot water cylinder and slatted shelving.
Living Room A spacious room with 2 PVC double glazed windows enjoying fantastic views across the town and distant countryside. Coved ceiling. TV/FM points. Telephone points. 2 Creda night storage heaters. 2 glazed doors lead through to:
Kitchen: PVC double glazed window gives views to Torridge Bridge. Fitted with a range of units comprising inset stainless steel sink unit. Range of matching units with worksurfaces over. Matching wall units. Tiled splashbacks. Fitted Electrolux oven, and matching hob with cooker hood over, coved ceiling, appliance space, Creda wall mounted electric heater, vynil flooring
Bedroom 1: With PVC double glazed window overlooking Bideford Football Ground, the town, and countryside beyond. TV/FM points. Telephone point. Built-in wardrobes with mirror fronted doors. Creda night storage heater. Carpet.
Bedroom 2: PVC double glazed window with views as above. Coved ceiling. Creda electric panel heater. Carpet.
Bathroom: Panelled bath with shower fitment over with adjacent glazed shower screen. Low level flush WC, vanity wash basin with striplight with electric shaver point over, fully tiled walls, electric heated towel rail, extractor fan, coved ceiling, Creda electric heater, tiled floor.
OUTSIDE: Strand Court benefits from well maintained attractive communal gardens and grounds. There is also a small number of residents parking spaces.
Services: Mains Electric & Water
Tenure: Leasehold 125 years from 2001 Ground rent £410 annually and a service charge of £1712.77 for the period 1/9/19 to 29/2/20 and is payable every 6 months
Council Tax: Band D
Directions: From Bideford Quay, proceed out of the town in an easterly direction, continuing around Kingsley Corner, and shortly thereafter turn left into Chingswell Street, and Strand Court can be found immediately on the right hand side. We will meet you at the main entrance door to Strand Court.
17 The Quay Bideford Devon EX39 2EN
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9.00am to 1.00pm
(other times are available by appointment)