£179,950 - 2 bedroom flat / apartment for sale - Carlton Court, Minehead, Minehead

Key Features

Retirement Apartment

Two Bedrooms

On Site Warden

Emergency Call System

Lift Access

Second Floor

Communal Gardens

Town Centre Location


This retirement complex was constructed by McCarthy & Stone Developers and comprises 41 apartments arranged over three floors each served by a lift. The house manager can be contacted from various points within each property and in the case of an emergency and for periods when the house manager is off duty there is a 24 hour emergency care line response system. It is a condition of the purchase that residents are over the age of 60 years. Carlton Court is within easy level walking distance of the town centre, Blenheim Gardens and the sea front. The apartment is in good decorative order and is part of a well managed complex which includes residents lounge, laundry room, guest suite, security entry system and attractive communal gardens.

A modern second floor apartment in the popular retirement complex of Carlton Court in the town centre of Minehead. The apartment has two bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, lounge/dining room and juliet balcony. Carlton Court has a residents lounge, laundry facilities, communal gardens, parking and a residential house manager. There is also an apartment for use of the residents visitors. All rooms have an emergency call system installed.

The property is situated within the popular coastal resort of Minehead, known as the gateway to Exmoor, an area of outstanding natural beauty, which boasts a good range of local amenities including local shops and supermarkets as well as first, middle and upper schools, doctors and dentists and a modern hospital. The county town of Taunton lies some 26 miles to the north and boasts a further range of high street shops as well as good access links to the M5 and A303 and a mainline rail link to London Paddington.

From our office head towards the seafront bearing left into The Avenue. Take the second left into Blenheim Road and after a short distance the Carlton Court can be found on the left hand side and is accessed through the car park at the rear.


Communal Entrance:
Electronically operated entrance door, house managers office, lifts giving access to all floors and communal lounge.

Entrance Hall:
Burglar alarm, Electric storage heater, pipe of lifeline?, Storage cupboard and airing cupboard housing hot water tank and cupboard with electric fuseboard.

Lounge: 7.1m (23'4) x 3.6m (11'1)
Electric fireplace set in a marble surround, TV and telephone point, door to juliet balcony, night storage heater and door to:

Kitchen: 2.3m (7'8) x 2m (6'7) (irregular shaped room)
Range of modern matching base and wall units with worktop surface over, Single bowl sink unit with mixer tap over, space and plumbing for dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Integrated electric oven, 4 ring hob with extractor hood over. UPVC window to rear aspect.

Bedroom One: 4.2m (13'8) x 2.8m (9'3)
UPVC window to rear aspect. Built in wardrobes.

Bedroom Two: 3.3m (10'11) x 2.8m (9'2) (irregular shaped room)
UPVC window to rear aspect.

Coloured suite comprising panel bath with electric shower over, low level WC and wash hand basin. Extractor fan, wall heater, heated towel rail and light and shaver point.

The property has the benefits of communal gardens to the front & residents parking.

Tenure: Leasehold. The property is held on the remainder of a 125 year lease from 2004.

Service charge and ground rent: Service charge approx £3150 per annum. Ground rent £225 per annum. 

Council Tax: Band D

Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs.