18 Flete House
Flete House, Ivybridge, Devon 1 Bedroom Apartment
£100,000For saleBook a viewing Download village brochure
Features & Facilities
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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.
Flete House is set in unspoilt rolling parkland punctuated by magnificent oaks and other centuries old trees, overlooking the beautiful Erme Valley as the tranquil river meanders towards its estuary a couple of miles downstream. From the terraces are breathtaking views towards Ermington and Dartmoor. This splendid house was the family seat of the Mildmays. The earliest parts date back to Elizabethan times. In the 1870s the house was greatly enlarged by Norman Shaw.
HALLWAY With doors to principal rooms. At one end of the hall is an excellent storage cupboard and a door opens to:
SITTING ROOM With fabulous granite mullion windows right across one wall, giving views of woodland, parkland and far beyond to the town of Modbury in the distance. The room is large and spacious and is extremely light. From this room a door opens to:-
KITCHEN With a range of fitted units beneath a worksurface and further wall mounted units. Fitted Bosch dishwasher. Fitted refrigerator. Fitted electric oven and hob with filter extractor over.
At the other end of the corridor is:-
BEDROOMA good sized double bedroom with west-facing stone mullion windows looking out over the stable block and grounds. Excellent range of fitted wardrobes with fitted cupboards above and fitted bookshelves, providing plenty of storage.
BATHROOM A good size with large glass screen shower, wash hand basin and WC fitted into a vanity unit. Granite mullion window with opaque panes to the grounds of the property. Heated towel rail.
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GRAND SHARED SPACES
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.
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.
GROUNDS The Italianate garden and grounds, running to twelve acres, are tended for your enjoyment by the skilled ground staff.
STAFFING & 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.
Reserve fund contribution upon sale.
TENURE Leasehold with a 99 year lease from 2005
SERVICES Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating.
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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