Farringford Court’s communal grounds are beautifully tended with mature shrubs and walkways and there is a pleasant residents terrace with seating areas. The development has been very well-planned providing both visitor parking and resident parking.
Energy Performance Rating: B
Council Tax Band: C
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TENURE: Leasehold for the remainder of a term of 125 years from 2010.
There is an annual management fee, currently £731.46 per month. To include ground rent, 24hr staffing, subsidised restaurant, laundry, domestic assistance and cleaning, apartment and ground maintenance. (Further details available).
NB: Photographs of Lymington Town are included but are not in close proximity to the property.
The apartment is within a flat walk of all amenities including doctors surgeries and chemists, library, church and community centre. The beautiful Georgian market town of Lymington, with its cosmopolitan shopping and picturesque harbour has two large deep water marinas and sailing clubs for which the town has gained its status as a world renowned sailing resort, as well as an open-air seawater bath that was built in 1833. Lymington has a number of independent shops including some designer boutiques and is surrounded by the outstanding natural beauty of the New Forest National Park. On Saturday, a market is held in the High Street, the origins of which probably date back to the 13th century. To the north is the New Forest village of Lyndhurst and Junction 1 of the M27 which links to the M3 for access to London. There is also a branch line train link to Brockenhurst Railway Station (approx. 5.5 miles) which provides a half hourly service to London Waterloo with a journey time of approximately 90 minutes.
A secure entrance system allows access to the communal entrance hall and to this beautifully appointed first floor apartment. The private entrance hall has a large walk in storage cupboard and doors to a large, well-appointed wet room, double bedroom and spacious reception room. The main bedroom is light and spacious with built in wardrobes and window to the rear. The generous reception room has a good sense of light and space with a door leading to the kitchen and a door to a Juliet balcony. There is a feature coal effect electric fireplace with fire surround. The contemporary kitchen has a window to the rear aspect and is well appointed with a range of integrated appliances to include a fridge, freezer, oven, cooker hood and hob.
Living in Lymington
This vibrant and picturesque Georgian market town, positioned between the Solent, Lymington River and the New Forest, has been a massive draw for many people over the years.
It has always attracted ‘yachties’ as it’s considered the UK’s sailing capital with its boatyards, marinas and sailing clubs. It is also popular with families and retirees escaping London and the Home Counties in search of a better quality of life, often light-heartedly referred to as ‘Richmond by the Sea’. It’s also the choice for many in the New Forest who are considering downsizing, but want to remain in the area.
Lymington is a lively hub. It has a very distinctive centre with many independents (such as Elliotts of Lymington for designer fashion) as well as a strong smattering of top quality names (including Musto and Waitrose). A tasty range of eateries includes cafes, pubs and restaurants – check out two good tapas bars, Elderflower on Quay Hill (the chef is ex-Chewton Glen) and stylish Stanwells House Hotel. And every Saturday the High Street is taken over by a proper, old-fashioned market with everything from fresh fruit and vegetables to flowers and plants, fashion to fishing equipment, and vintage collectables to artisan food producers.
Property ranges from elegant period townhouses in the town centre to big family homes down leafy lanes ‘South of the High Street’ and new waterside development. Looking for an Estate Agent in Lymington? Spencers are here to help.
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Farringford Court is an assisted living development of apartments for the over 70s, in a most convenient central location. It benefits from a spacious communal lounge area, laundry room and subsidised on site restaurant. Constructed to a high standard by McCarthy and Stone this one bedroom apartment is beautifully presented and is only a few minutes short level stroll from the High Street in Lymington. Energy Efficiency Rating: B
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