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2 bedroom retirement flat – Parkside Court, DissGuide Price £155,000
Property DetailsLocation The property is close to the heart of the town and the wide range of facilities that Diss has to offer are within walking distance including local and national shops, good social and sporting facilities, modern health centre and library. Additionally, Diss has the benefit of the mainline rail station on the Norwich to London Liverpool Street line with a journey to London of around 90 minutes. The town is well located with the fine old town of Bury St Edmunds around 18 miles away, Thetford 17 miles, Norwich and Ipswich both around 25 miles.
The Property This ground floor apartment is accessed via a porch and a communal entrance which serves two other apartments on the first floor. The front door opens into a spacious hallway and there is also the benefit of disabled access via French doors into one of the bedrooms. This apartment has been lovingly cared for and the fixtures and fittings are in good condition throughout. A new 'Sunamp Thermal Heat System' has recently been installed along with new luxury carpeting to the sitting room, main bedroom and hallway which is stain-proof and washable. The windows are upvc double glazed ensuring that running costs are kept to the minimum and all blinds, curtains are included. The wet room is a good size, comprising a walk-in shower, wc and basin. The kitchen is well equipped with an AEG washing machine, Siemens fridge/freezer and a Zanussi cooker and has two cupboards, one housing the heating system.
All apartments are overseen by First Port and the development manager is on site every weekday morning. The Service Charge is £959.52 which is paid twice annually in January and June (£1919.06 pa) and includes the onsite manager, all outside maintenance ie, gardening, cleaning of communal areas, communal lighting, window cleaning. emergency pull cords and personal alarms. The Ground Rent is £52.99 which is also paid twice annually in March and September. This apartment is leasehold with the residue of 64 years.
Outside The communal areas are well attended. There are visitors parking spaces and additionally there is a single garage enbloc (No. 5) which has room for a car as well as storage at the far end and in the eaves. The garage is on a separate title to the apartment.
Services Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property. Electric heating system to radiators and hot water.
Directions From the Agent's office proceed to the top of Market Hill and turn left into Denmark Street. Parkside Court will be found on the left hand side a little further down the hill. No. 33 will be found in the middle block of apartment on the right hand side.
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