This stunning first floor apartment forms part of a Grade II* listed building that retains many period features both inside and out. The property benefits from a south westerly aspect to the front with stunning views towards the sea enjoyed from three balconies. There is a generous sitting/dining room and bedroom with a well appointed kitchen and bathroom.
Aurora is situated in the town centre of Sidmouth and, as such, is within walking distance of all amenities and the seafront. The property is perfectly placed for those looking to be less dependent on a car or alternatively, seeking a holiday home. Sidmouth offers numerous independent shops and High Street chains, Waitrose, beautiful public gardens, a modern Health Centre, 18 hole golf course, cinema and theatre.
(On foot) From our Sidmouth office on the High Street proceed down the road following the High Street around to the right and keeping right at the fork in the road to join Old Fore Street. At Fields department store, turn right and follow Church Street up to the museum turning left towards the entrance of Kennaway House. Follow the driveway, Barton Close, passing the main entrance to Kennaway House and Aurora will be found on the right hand side.
The accommodation with approximate dimensions comprises:
SECURE COMMUNAL ENTRANCE
with intercom to apartment. Turning period staircase with sash window to the rear having views over the tennis courts and Lawn Bowls Club to Salcombe Hill beyond.
Obscure glazed window. Space and plumbing for washing machine with shelf over. Wall mounted electric heater.
FRONT DOOR to;
Cloaks cupboard. Radiator. Ornate coving. Ceiling rose. Glazed inner door to;
6.4m x 4.9m (21’ x 16’) Period glazed doors with shutters and arched top sash window to the front having a south westerly aspect with views over the putting green, croquet lawn and to the sea beyond. Glazed doors open onto a decorative balcony with Regency tented canopy. Impressive cast iron fireplace with surround and gas flame coal effect fire. Two radiators. Ornate coving and ceiling roses. Door to inner hallway. Double doors to;
3.1m x 1.8m (10’3 x 6’) Window to the rear with views over the neighbouring tennis lawns to the Lawn Bowls Club and Salcombe Hill. A well appointed kitchen with a good range of units including an integrated fridge, freezer and fitted oven, microwave and electric hob. Work surfaces with concealed downlighting and a corner sink. Tiled flooring.
4.8m x 4.2m to built-in wardrobe (15’9 x 13’9) Period glazed doors with shutters to two decorative balconies, both with Regency tented canopies. Stunning views over the putting green to the croquet lawn and sea beyond. Built-in wardrobes. Radiator. Ceiling rose. Picture rail.
Obscure glazed sash window. A white suite comprising shower cubicle with mains shower, WC and wash basin. Airing cupboard housing gas boiler. Tiled walls and flooring. Radiator.
The property owns a single off road parking space situated to the front of the building. To the rear is a communal dustbin storage area.
We understand that the property is leasehold held on a 999 year lease from 1984. There is a ground rent of £1 per annum.
We understand that the owners of Aurora employ a professional management company and that the current service charge is £425.00 per quarter. Service charge information was correct as of 24.4.2019. Service charge information can be liable to alteration. You should, therefore, check the position before making a commitment to purchase.
We are advised by East Devon District Council that the council tax band is D.
Vacant possession on completion.
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