Quay Street Truro Cornwall Sale £150,000

An extremely well presented, 2nd floor retirement apartment with views over the River Allen being suitable for those of 60 years of age or more. In a prime location and within a level walk to the city centre, the property has night storage heating and double glazing and benefits from having been recently re-decorated and had new carpets fitted throughout.

Included within the sale is an electric fire and surround in the living room, whilst in the kitchen there is an integrated hob, oven and extractor hood. The bedroom is of a generous size with fitted wardrobes and the bathroom has a mains fed shower over the bath. Within the building there is a lift service and staircase to other apartments and the apartment benefits from an intercom phone entry system.

Lowen Court has a house manager 5-days per week, Monday to Friday from 09:00hrs to 17:00hrs and outside of these hours there is an emergency answering service. Within the apartment there are emergency cords and it should be noted that the ground rent is £385 per annum and the service charge is £2,144.42 per annum; this includes the alarm cord system, door entry system, water rates, window cleaning, buildings insurance, garden maintenance, lighting and maintenance of common parts and the manager's salary.

Additional facilities within the building include an excellent residents lounge with various functions taking place on most days; this has a small kitchen area for residents coffee mornings and parties, a refuse room and a laundry room. For guests wishing to stay, there are suites available; a double room costing £20 per night and a single room costing £15 per night.

LEASEHOLD - 125 years from 1st November 2000.

Truro city centre - 100 metres


COMMUNAL ENTRANCE DOOR

With phone entry system to communal entrance hallway with access to lift service, staircase, residents lounge, managers office, refuse room and laundry room. There is a private entrance door at second floor level leading to:-

ENTRANCE HALLWAY

With door entry system, night storage heater, coved and textured ceiling.

SITTING ROOM

14' 2" x 11' 7" (4.32m x 3.53m). Double glazed door and window leading to a Juliette balcony with views over the River Allen, a mock Adam style fire surround with fitted electric fire, night storage heater, recessed storage cupboard and recessed airing cupboard housing the water cylinder with fitted immersion and slatted shelving, television point, coved and textured ceiling, doors to:-

KITCHEN

7' 3" x 5' 8" (2.22m x 1.72m). Double glazed rear aspect window with views over the River Allen, fitted base cupboard and drawer units with work surfaces over and matching wall cabinets above, inset single bowl single drainer sink unit with tiled splash backs, inset electric hob with extractor hood over, electric oven in tall housing unit with cupboards above and below, space for both fridge and freezer beneath work surface, coved and textured ceiling.

BEDROOM

15' 7" x 8' 9" (4.74m x 2.67m). Double glazed rear aspect window with views over the River Allen, night storage heater, recessed wardrobe cupboards, television point, coved and textured ceiling.

BATHROOM

Double glazed side aspect window, panelled bath with a mains fed shower over and glass screen, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with cupboard below and mirror, light and shaver point over, electric wall heater and heated towel rail, ceiling extractor, coved and textured ceiling.

OUTSIDE

Non-allocated parking spaces.

COMMUNAL GARDENS

The communal gardens are maintained and have a number of areas of lawn stocked with plants and shrubs. Within the garden there are various other areas for sitting out.

DIRECTIONS

From the centre of the city in Boscawen Street, take the right hand fork at the war memorial passing Simon Milnes Estate Agency on the left hand side and shortly after take the next turning left with the Ale House on the corner and Lowen Court can be located on the left hand side and is named. T2034.