Widworthy Court, Wilmington, Honiton

£275,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
A beautifully presented 2 bedroom apartment in this converted Grade II Listed mansion. Large sitting room with Bay Window. Separate dining room. Master bedroom with en suite. Benefits of communal amenities. 10 acres of communal grounds. Leasehold (999 years). EPC Band G.

SITUATION

Apartment 13 is one of a number of classic individual residences created from the conversion of Widworthy Court, a Grade II Listed Country Mansion built by G S Repton Esq for Baronet, Sir Edward Marwood Elton in 1830.

Widworthy Court is situated approximately 3 miles to the East from the historic market town of Honiton. Honiton combines expected services and amenities with a diverse range individual shops. The town is served by a direct rail service to London Waterloo, A30/A303 road connections to Exeter and the South East respectively, Tesco, Aldi and Lidl superstores, a parkland golf course, sports centre /swimming pool and out of town business parks providing a wide range of services and facilities.

Exeter lies some 20 miles to the west supporting comprehensive educational, cultural, recreational and shopping facilities commensurate with its Cathedral and University City status. The coast at Sidmouth, East Devon's premier coastal resort, is some 8 miles to the south. Taunton, the County town of Somerset with express rail service to London Paddington lies some 20 Miles to the North East and the M5 at Cullompton is approximately 15 Miles to the West.

DESCRIPTION

13 Widworthy Court is a beautifully presented apartment that has been elegantly maintained whilst retaining a wealth of character features, such as high ceilings, sash windows and period feature fireplaces. The kitchen is spacious with a range of wall and floor units, a built in electric oven with hob and extractor over, large sash window and a period fireplace. There is a separate good sized dining room with sash window, feature fireplace and double doors opening into the sitting room.

The generous sitting room is a beautiful light space, benefiting from a large Bay Window overlooking the grounds and nearby woodland. The period features continue with a marble fireplace and a high ceiling creating a light and spacious heart of the home.

A hallway with storage/ shelving leads to the main bathroom and the bedrooms, both with built in wardrobe and the master with en suite shower room.

OUTSIDE

The approach to Widworthy Court is along a wooded drive which splits to continue in front of the property, where there is a designated parking space for no.13, and also bears round to the left where there is a large visitors/guest car park. In total, there are 10 acres of grounds consisting of sweeping lawns, woodland, formal gardens/croquet lawn and all weather tennis court for the use of the residents.

TENURE

Leasehold. The property is sold with the benefit of a 999 year lease commencing in 1999 with a proportionate part share of the freehold and in-house management - Widworthy Court Management Ltd.

The service charge includes full use of the gym, swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, all weather tennis court and croquet lawn negating the need for alternative additional sports memberships. Maintenance of communal areas, external maintenance of the property and building insurance are similarly included.

SERVICES

Mains water and electricity. Private drainage. Electric night storage heating.

DIRECTIONS

From Honiton proceed out of the town on the A35 towards Axminster. After approximately 2.5 miles, just before the village of Wilmington after passing through the 40 mph gateway signs, turn right signposted to the Business Park. Take the next turning left onto the drive to Widworthy Court and follow this through the trees. Before approaching the main house, bear left at the fork to find the visitors car park on the right hand side. Number 13 is accessed through the main grand entrance door of the house.

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