1 Market House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AS   01258 473030   | 2 The Centre, High Street, Gillingham SP8 4AB   01747 824547

Barnaby Mead, Gillingham - £120,000 For Sale


Property Details

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A bright and roomy two bedroom first floor apartment especially designed for those over 55 years of age, benefiting from a parking space to the front of the building and just a short walk to the entrance and enjoying a delightful outlook over the river to the church. The apartment is ideally located just a short stroll to the high street where there is a range of individual shops, post office and banks plus a choice of supermarkets, doctors and dentists surgeries and the mainline train station. The property forms part of the popular Barnaby Mill complex, managed by Retirement Property Services and benefits from a development manager who is available Monday to Friday day time. There is a lift serving all floors, laundry room, guest suite that can be booked for a nominal fee and residents lounge, which hosts many events. The apartment provides independent living but with the knowledge that there is support at hand as and when needed and makes an ideal home for someone looking for a main residence or even as a lock up and leave UK base. Viewing is essential to truly appreciate the size of the accommodation and its views and location in the town.

ACCOMMODATION

Inside

Entrance Hall

Panelled front door with spy hole opens into the apartment's own hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Coved. Entry phone system. Economy 7 electric heater. Power point. Emergency pull cord. Walk in airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves, coat hooks and the electrical consumer unit. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Sitting/Dining Room (4.65m'' x 3.45m'' / 15'3'' x 11'4'')

Glazed door with window either side open to a Juliette balcony and boast views over the river to the church. Ceiling and wall lights. Smoke detector. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater. Power, telephone and television points. Emergency pull cord. Opening to the kitchen and white panelled door to the:-

Study (2.67m'' x 1.96m'' / 8'9'' x 6'5'')

Average measurements - useful versatile room. Window with view to the rear over the river. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Power points. Emergency pull cord.

Kitchen (2.39m'' x 3.43m'' / 7'10'' x 11'3'')

Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric fan heater. Power points. Emergency pull cord. Fitted with a range of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards. Generous amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space for an electric cooker. Space for a fridge/freezer. Space for a washing machine or dishwasher. Tile effect vinyl flooring.

Bedroom One (4.57m x 3.12m'' / 15' x 10'3'')

Window with view to the rear over the river. Ceiling lights. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater. Power, telephone and television points. Emergency pull cord. Built in wardrobes with bi-folding doors, hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Two (3.53m'' x 2.31m'' / 11'7'' x 7'7'')

Measurement excludes the entrance. Window to the rear with view of the river and church. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Power points. Emergency pull cord.

Bathroom

Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail. Fitted with a suite consisting of pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back and mirror and shaver light/point over, bath with shower over and full height tiling to surrounding walls and a low level WC. Good sized storage cupboard with hooks, shelves and ceiling light. Wood effect vinyl flooring.

Outside

Garden and Parking

The apartment has one allocated parking space which will be found to the front of the building and close to the main entrance. There are communal gardens which lie by the riverside and are mostly laid to lawn.

Useful Information

Communal Areas

The apartment benefits from a Development Manager who is full time.
All floors benefit from the lift.
There is a communal lounge where many events take place and is open to all residents.
In addition there is a laundry room and guest suite which may be booked for a nominal overnight fee.

Important Information

Term of lease...........................125 years from 25/12/1992
Ground Rent.............................£300 per annum approximate
Service Charge........................£1605 per half year
The above to be confirmed by the solicitors

Directions

From the Gillingham Office

Leave the Gillingham office and follow the road down the High Street passing LLoyds TSB on your right. Just after the church turn right into Barnaby Mead and the apartments will be on the left hand side. Postcode SP8 4AD