Mowbray Court, Butts Road, Heavitree, Exeter

£175,000 Guide Price
  • Type: Retirement
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Council Tax Band: C
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Property Summary

Superbly presented 2 double bedroom ground level apartment occupying a corner plot with picturesque views across the beautifully maintained communal grounds. This lovely property comes with a modernised a well appointed kitchen and shower room, newly installed programmable heaters and a wrap around patio with sunny south and westerly aspects. This particular flat also has the benefit of having it's own second entrance from the patio affording quick and easy access from the car park; the perfect arrangement for those with mobility difficulties or for simply dropping off the shopping! A perfect opportunity for those seeking secure independent living in an immaculate retirement apartment.

Full Details

Private entrance door with peep hole to..

Entrance Hall
Wood grain effect laminate flooring. Tunstall on/off power unit and emergency pull cord. Doors to..

Lounge/Diner 5.92m x 3.23m (19'5" x 10'7")
Reducing at dining area to 6' 7" (2.01m) Newly installed Gabarron programmable electric heater. Television point. Telephone point. Wood grain effect laminate flooring. Dining area with dual aspect and picturesque south-westerly views across the communal grounds. Glazed double doors to..

Kitchen 2.64m x 2.31m (8'7" x 7'6")
A recently modernised and well appointed kitchen fitted with a lovely range of base and wall cupboard units in gloss white finish. Integrated appliances include an electric fan assisted oven and four ring ceramic hob with extractor unit over. Further freestanding appliance space for a fridge and separate freezer. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with swan neck style mixer tap. Wood grain effect work surface areas with decorative wall tiling over. Concealed work top lighting fitted beneath wall cupboard units. Wood grain effect vinyl floor covering. Window with pleasant south westerly outlook across the surrounding grounds and trees.

Bedroom 1 4.83m x 2.87m (15'10" x 9'4")
Reducing at doorway entrance area to 4' 6" (1.37m) Large built-in shelved storage cupboard with power and light supply and a newly installed Santon Premiere Plus unvented hot water cylinder. Newly installed Gabarron programmable electric heater. Tall broom/meter cupboard containing the electricity consumer unit and electricity meter. Telephone point. Emergency pull cord. Wood grain effect laminate flooring. Window affording pleasant westerly outlook across the communal grounds.

Bedroom 2 4.80m x 2.79m (15'8" x 9'1")
Reducing at window/dresser area to 5' 3" (1.60m) Built-in double wardrobe unit with bi-fold mirror fronted doors. Newly installed Gabarron programmable electric heater. Telephone extension lead. Emergency pull cord. Window with pleasant south westerly outlook across the surrounding grounds and trees.

Shower Room 2.06m x 1.60m (6'9" x 5'2")
A recently modernised and well appointed shower room fitted with a white three piece suite. Extra-wide shower enclosure with Starlight Quartz effect wall panels. Vanity unit wash basin with mixer tap. Close coupled WC. Heated towel rail. Wall mounted mirror. Medicine cabinet above wash basin area. Vinyl floor covering. Extractor unit.

Service Charge/Ground Rent
2 bedroom apartment - for the budget of 2023-2024: Estimated at £2,666.34 per annum which is divided into two equal payments of £1333.17 paid in September and March.

Ground Rent - We understand the ground rent is approximately £210 also divided into two equal payments of £110 paid in September and March.

Age Restriction Information
It should be noted that residents need to be aged 55 or above to be able to live at Mowbray Court. Please also note that as a single resident you need to be aged 60 or over and as a couple, only one of you needs to be aged 60 or over to reside at Mowbray Court.

Mowbray Court Information - See Online
Honiton 17 miles, Taunton 28 miles, Exmouth 10 miles, Okehampton 22 miles, Torbay 23 miles, Plymouth 46 miles, Exeter City Centre 1.5 miles, M5 Motorway 2 miles (approximate distances only).

Mowbray Court is conveniently situated within just a few minutes easy walking distance of Heavitree’s comprehensive shopping centre, pleasure park and a nearby bus service offering regular bus service to and from the city centre.

Mowbray Court – is an 'independent living' retirement complex of 60 flats set in beautiful grounds of about 4 acres set back from Butts Road. There is a communal lounge and kitchen area with access afforded from the lounge onto a patio area with outside seating. Here, you can sit and relax with friends while enjoying the picturesque view across the beautifully maintained communal gardens. The lounge is available to be used by all the residents and is the venue for the larger social activities such as quiz nights, race nights, afternoon tea group, bingo, Saturday night film etc. Next to this lounge is a small library/reading room for the smaller social activities such as poetry and Holy Communion. The complex is managed by a Manager who lives on site 9-5pm with an hour for lunch. The complex is, at all times, connected to a 24 hour Call Centre – which can offer assurance and call for help from the emergency services. Mowbray Court - under the 'right to manage' manages its own finances via an elected Board of Directors. All residents can apply for Membership of the Company. This retirement development comes with a lift, guest suite, communal lounge, resident manager's office and the communal laundry room with four 'Miele' washing machines, and four dryers.

Exeter is one of the country’s most famous Roman cities steeped in history with all the amenities and features of a modern day regional capital. The city also has an excellent choice of state and independent schools and Exeter University is one of the most popular universities in Britain consistently ranking within the top ten of many league tables. Exeter International airport lies five miles east of the city and there are excellent rail and road links including the mainline services to London (Paddington and Waterloo) the Midlands and the north of England plus excellent motorway connections with the national network at junctions 29, 30 and 31 of the M5 reaching a wide range of destinations.