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Property Listing Details

Property details

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • Retirement Apartment
  • One Bedroom
  • No Onward Chain
  • EPC - C

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Last 30 days: 164 page views

Since listed: 1658 page views

Description

Reeds Rains are delighted to bring to the market this one bedroom retirement apartment situated in the heart of Folkestone town centre in the historic Bayle location. Glendale was constructed by McCarthy & Stone (Developments) Ltd and comprises 62 properties arranged over 5 floors each served by lift. The Development Manager can be contacted from various points within each property in the case of an emergency. For periods when the Development Manager is off duty there is a 24 hour emergency Appello Call system. Each property comprises an entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, one or two bedrooms and bathroom. It is a condition of purchase that residents be over the age of 60 years, or in the event of a couple, one must be over the age of 60 years and the other over 55 years. The property is being offered to the open market with no forward chain and sole agents Reeds Rains on to book your early viewing.

Location

A surprisingly private and peaceful living space situated only moments from the hustle and bustle of Folkestone's town centre. Nearby there are steps leading down to the beach, harbour and new Harbour Arm with its pop-up restaurants and lighthouse champagne bar. The Old High Street and Creative Quarter are also nearby. Folkestone West & Folkestone Central Stations both benefit from High Speed services to London St Pancras with journey times of under an hour. The M20 (Junction 13), the Channel Tunnel Terminal and Ferry Port of Dover are all within easy reach.

Communal Entrance

Secure entry door with lift service or stairs up to Flat 19.

Entrance

Via door to:

Living Room (3.14m x 5.34m)

Electric night storage heaters. Power points. TV aerial point. Emergency pull cord. Telephone point. Double doors to kitchen. Double glazed window.

Kitchen (2.14m x 2.24m)

Tiled and fitted with stainless steel sink unit, work top and wall and floor cupboards. Fitted oven and hob with extractor fan over. Space for Fridge. Wall mounted heater. Double glazed window.

Bedroom (2.65m x 4.27m)

Electric night storage heater. Emergency pull cord. Double glazed window.

Bathroom (1.07m x 2.14m)

Panelled bath with shower over, tiled surround, vanity wash hand basin, low level WC.

Lease Details

We have been informed by our vendor that the lease is for a term of 125 years from 1st February 1993.

Service Charge

We have been informed by our vendor that the service charge is currently £1,978.22 per annum payable half yearly.

Ground Rent

We have been informed by our vendor that the ground rent is £419.52.

Important note to purchasers:

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.

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Local Amenities

  • Folkestone Central 0.6 miles
  • Folkestone West 1.3 miles
  • St Eanswythe's Church of England Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Folkestone, St Peter's Church of England Primary School 0.2 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Folkestone Central 0.6 miles
  • Folkestone West 1.3 miles
  • St Eanswythe's Church of England Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Folkestone, St Peter's Church of England Primary School 0.2 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a flat in CT20:

  • £184,298
  • Price increase

  • £4,637
  • (2.581%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £170,143
  • Properties sold

    117

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Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 1 bedroom flat in CT20 is currently:

£576 pcm

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
28th Oct 2019 £75,000 Price reduced by £5,000
14th Jun 2019 £80,000 First listed
29th Mar 1996 £45,500 Last sold

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