3 Strand Court, Bideford, Devon

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Ref: 3 Strand Court, Bideford, Devon
Sold £150,000

Situated in the centre of town within the favoured McCarthy & Stone development, a luxury retirement apartment offering ground floor, one bedroom accommodation with living room, kitchen, well appointed Shower Room and over looking the Bowling Green with a private door giving access to an outside seating area.

Strand Court was completed in September 2001 and was constructed to a particularly high standard by Britain's leading Retirement Home Builders, McCarthy and Stone. The development consists of carefully laid out one and two bedroom retirement flats, each benefiting from its own private front door, entrance hall, lounge/dining area, fitted kitchen and fitted bathroom. The complex is designed for those aged sixty and upwards and benefits from a lift to all floors and many personal safety features including Careline to ensure that help is at hand 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The Careline system also controls door entry and monitors the fire alarm system. There is a camera entry system at the main entrance which will allow you to view a visitor through a channel on you television set before letting them in. There is also a resident House Manager available to help whenever it is required along with a twin bedroom Guest Suite with en-suite shower room where friends or relatives can spend the night for a very reasonable charge.

No 3 is a ground floor, 1 bedroom apartment benefiting from a private door leading to an outside space and views over the Bowling Green. 

Communal Entrance and 

Reception Hall




LIVING / DINING ROOM 20'0 maximum x 10'8 maximum (6.04m maximum x 3.25m) 

KITCHEN 7'5 x 6'10 maximum (2.29m x 2.13m maximum) 
BEDROOM 13'9 maximum x 9'0 maximum (4.19m maximum x 2.80m) 


LEASEHOLD - The balance of a 125 year lease from May 2001 with a service charge of £1727.37 per annum (equating to approximately £33.21 per week) and a ground rent of £350.00 per annum. These costs cover the upkeep of the communal facilities including lighting and heating, House Manager, Careline facilities, water and sewerage charges, buildings insurance and external maintenance of the building. 

Bideford offers a wide range of national and local shopping, banking and recreational facilities together with its historic Pannier Market offering local fresh produce together with local art and craft stalls. Nearby villages include Northam, with its many amenities including Health and Dental Centre, Leisure Centre and its Burrows Country Park offering many attractive walks and stunning vistas,  together with Appledore, famous for its pretty winding streets and Quayside overlooking the Estuary across to Instow, and Westward Ho! with its long sandy beaches and championship Golf Course.  The national parks of Exmoor and Dartmoor are within easy reach and other local visitor attractions include the Tarka Trail being popular with cyclists and walkers alike, the Atlantic Village retail outlet, Clovelly and Hartland Quay. The A39 North Devon Link Road provides access to the regional centre of Barnstaple, approximately 9 miles distant, and beyond to the national motorway network.

From Bideford Quay proceed out of town along Kingsley Road and passing the Pill and Burton Art Gallery on you right, after a short distance and before the traffic light and Morrison's Strand Court will be found on your left with residents only parking and a car park nearby. 3 Strand Court is located on the ground floor.