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Under offer
£450,000

2 bed flat for sale Fortfield Terrace, Sidmouth EX10

2 beds
1 bath
2 receptions

Property location

  • St John's School0.6 miles
  • Sidmouth Church of England (VA) Primary School1.1 miles
  • Feniton7.7 miles
  • Whimple7.9 miles

Features and description

  • Leasehold
A superbly presented top floor flat, having lift access and enjoying stunning south facing sea views.

Summary

This property itself is one of four flats within 6 Fortfield Terrace and being to the top floor enjoys uninterrupted views over the croquet and tennis lawns along with Sidmouth’s cricket field to the sea. Worthy of particular mention is the well proportioned sitting room and main bedroom, both taking full advantage of the stunning views, the bedroom having an extensive range of fitted wardrobes. Adjoining the sitting room is a lovely dining area which has a serving hatch from the kitchen along with its own access from the reception hall.
The kitchen and separate shower room are both beautifully fitted, the kitchen having a good range of storage along with Corian worksurfaces and a built in split level double oven, inset electric hob and integrated dishwasher and washing machine. The kitchen and shower room both enjoy a pleasant outlook to the rear aspect as does the second bedroom which is of a good size and is extensively fitted with an excellent range of fitted wardrobes, cupboards and drawers.

Summary (Cont...)

The accommodation is wrapped around a good size reception hall which has fitted storage cupboards, along with a drop-down ladder accessing an insulated and partly boarded roof space.
The flat also benefits from having gas fired central heating (electric heater in Bedroom 2), the windows have been secondary glazed and the accommodation is neutrally decorated throughout, as are the floor coverings.
The building is approached via a most attractive Georgian entrance with double doors, and fan light above, opening into a spacious communal entrance hall which has allocated storage cupboards along with a passenger lift serving the first and second floor flats only. There is also a security entry phone system.
The residents of Fortfield Terrace benefit from a permit parking scheme with two permits per household.
There is also a fire escape to the rear of this building. Flat 4 has access to this via an external door from the reception hall.

Location

The terrace is situated within a short walk of the town centre and seafront, along with regular bus services which can be found at The Triangle. The town offers a broad range of amenities from numerous independent shops and High Street chains, to a cinema, theatre, indoor swimming pool, library and popular cafes and eateries.

Tenure

Leasehold. 99 years from 1999 (tbc by the vendor) However the freehold of number 6 Fortfield Terrace is split equally between the four flats within the building.

Maintenance

We understand that the maintenance along with the insurance of the building is split between the four flats.

Outgoings

We are advised by East Devon District Council that the council tax band is D.

Possession

Vacant possession on completion.

EPC:

Grade II* Listed

Ref: Dhs01812

Directions

From Bedford Lawn car park on the seafront, take Station Road passing the croquet lawns on the left. Immediately after this is the turning for Fortfield Terrace.

Viewing

Strictly by appointment with the agents.

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Outside

Occupying a most enviable position, this impressive property forms part of a most attractive and historic terrace which is Grade II* Listed. The terrace dates back to 1793 and was designed by the Polish architect Michael Novosielski for the Lord of the Manor. In fact, the Grand Duchess Helena of Russia and Elizabeth Barrett Browning both have stayed in the terrace.

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