12 Flete House
Flete House, Ivybridge, Devon 2 Bedroom Apartment
£450,000For saleBook a viewing Download village brochure
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Set deep in the rolling hills of South Hams in Devon, a couple of miles away is the picturesque Georgian town of Modbury, at the heart of the South Hams and the vibrant waterfront city of Plymouth is just ten miles to the west.
The Mildmay Suite is spacious, light and impeccably appointed with high ceilings and a wealth of period features. Once two apartments and now converted into one, the accommodation flows beautifully and has glorious views over the manicured grounds. Upon entering the apartment, the impressive hallway with original wooden panelling is partly being utilised as a study area.
The large drawing room is bright and sunny with granite mullion leaded bay windows giving uninterrupted views across the gardens. Partial wooden panelling, an elaborate ceiling, decorative coving and period fireplace accommodating an electric fire makes for a very elegant room.
The master bedroom is a wonderfully large room with part wooden panelling, decorative coved ceiling and triple aspect with views across the tennis court, croquet lawn and grounds. Wardrobes are partially fitted across two walls. Aside from the wonderful views across the grounds, the other focal point is an ornate period wood surround fireplace housing an electric fire making this a very restful room. A further door leads to the drawing room.
Bedroom two with part wooden panelled walls, wooden shutters and fitted wardrobes enjoys views across the grounds.
An inner lobby with a cloaks cupboard and storage above leads to the spacious fully fitted kitchen/dining room with a comprehensive range of floor and base units. Integrated appliances include a Bosch induction hob, Bosch eye-level oven and microwave, large fridge and sink unit. Two fitted cupboards, one housing a pantry and one for storage. A window seat to the rear offers a perfect spot to sit and enjoy the views.
The bathroom comprises of bath with shower over, wash hand basin set in a vanity unit, heated towel rail and wc.
From the entrance hall are further doors leading to a well-appointed shower room with shower cubicle, wash hand basin set in a vanity unit, heated towel rail, WC and two wall units. Access to loft space. A large airing cupboard with tumble drier. A utility room with space and plumbing for a washing machine and freezer and a very convenient staircase leads down to the Billiard Room.
There is no onward chain on this apartment.
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DINING ROOM Wood panelled with an impressive granite fireplace and plaster ceiling. Windows give views onto the huge trees in the driveway and also onto the gardens at the rear.
DRAWING ROOM With magnificent plaster ceiling and beautiful fireplace. It is a light uplifting room and a lovely place to meet other residents or friends and family for coffee after lunch or on other social occasions.
LIBRARY Stunning panelled room with book lined walls. There is a spectacular carved marble fireplace with two small pairs of windows each side with stained glass by Burne Jones. The bookcases have interesting carvings with individual small faces. It is a quiet place to relax in the leather armchairs for a read, do a jigsaw or play chess. It is also used for social events.
BILLIARD ROOM A very large and impressive room with a full size billiard table at its centre. Yoga classes are held here, and also concerts and carol services.
PARKING Allocated parking for the apartments together with visitors parking.
TENNIS COURT Available all year round.
CROQUET LAWN In the summer the lawn is prepared for croquet, and residents enjoy an annual competition fuelled by Pimms.
STAFFING AND SECURITY Flete House is attended by staff 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Your security and peace of mind are assured by the presence of courteous and helpful Flete Management staff.
THE GUEST SUITE For a small charge, this suite can be used for family and friends who cannot be accommodated in an owner's apartment.
The current service and maintenance charge is £1030 per calendar month.
This charge is made up of costs common to all the apartments such as buildings insurance, maintenance, gardening staff, cleaning staff, 24 hour security and 'concierge' staffing, window cleaning etc.
In addition to all this, most of the household utility bills are included, for example, electricity, lighting, central heating, water and drainage. Apartment owners are responsible for telephone and council tax charges.
TENURE Leasehold with a 99 year lease from 2004.
Please note that a monthly management charge and deferred fees apply to all properties in an Audley village. Full details are available from the village. Ask a question
Flexible Audley Care packages are available at an additional cost.
Audley Flete House
Audley Flete House retirement village is a beautiful Grade I listed country house that contains 29 apartments, in 12 acres of Grade II listed landscaped grounds five miles from the coast, near Modbury in Devon. Note: There is no pool or health club.
Devon, PL21 9NZ
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