Exmouth Property of the Week: 1-bed retirement apartment on Salterton Road

  Posted: 23.10.21 at 06:55 by Will Goddard

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Are you looking for a new home in the Exmouth area, or just enjoy browsing for a dream property?

Exmouth Nub News' Property of the Week feature highlights homes currently on the market.

To see more properties available in and around Exmouth, visit the property section of our website.

This week, we are showcasing a one-bedroom retirement flat in Salterton Road for a guide price of £159,950 courtesy of Whitton and Laing.

The property

Agent's note: It is a condition of purchase that residents be over 60 years of age and in the event of a couple one must be over 60 and the other over 55. The apartment is offered for sale with immediate vacant possession upon completion.

Inside the apartment, there is a spacious living room. Credit: Whitton & Laing

Tenure: leasehold, with a 125 year lease from 1st January 2008. Ground rent: £459 pa (£229.50 bi-annually). Outgoings: the annual service charge is £2,792.02 pa (£1,396.01 bi-annually) and this includes water and sewerage, building insurance, maintenance of the gardens, laundry facilities and maintenance, general maintenance including structural work, redecorations, cleaning drains and pathways etc.

Also included within the service charge is external window cleaning, estate manager, 24-hour careline support system, video door entry system, lift to all floors, continual upkeep of communal areas (both internal and external) and electricity for communal areas.

This one bedroom purpose-built retirement apartment is situated on the first floor at the rear of Pegasus Court on Salterton Road in Exmouth.

The facilities at Pegasus Court include a development manager who sees to the day-to-day running of the development and can also be contacted in the event of an emergency. For periods when the development manager is off duty each apartment is linked to a 24-hour emergency call system.

Inside the apartment, there is a spacious living room, modern kitchen with built-in Hotpoint appliances including an electric fan-assisted oven, ceramic hob, microwave and fridge/freezer, and a feature Juliette balcony overlooking the communal gardens.

The modern kitchen has built-in Hotpoint appliances including an electric fan-assisted oven, ceramic hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. Credit: Whitton & Laing

The double bedroom has a large built-in wardrobe, and the bathroom features a bath and a separate shower. The property also benefits from electric heating and UPVC double glazing.

Pegasus Court also has communal facilities, with a lift to all floors including a residents' lounge with a small library and kitchen area, shared laundry, guest suite, secure gated gardens and grounds with a car parking area. There is also an external covered charging area for battery cars.

For more information or an appointment to view this property please contact Whitton & Laing, Exmouth Office, telephone 01395 267777 or email [email protected]

Click here to view the property on their website (including a virtual tour!).

You can follow Whitton and Laing on Facebook here.

The bathroom features a bath and a separate shower. Credit: Whitton & Laing


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