Isabel Court

Isabel Court, Cowick Street, Exeter

property description


This fine apartment really has to occupy one of the prime positions within increasing popular Isabel Court. Located the ground floor therefore conveniently placed for the excellent development facilities yet with the advantage of a lovely balcony and an elevated outlook over the development gardens towards the grounds of St. Thomas Park. It is newly decorated and carpeted with well-presented accommodation. The living room has a French door opening to the balcony, the kitchen comprises a range of modern units and integrated appliances which include an oven, hob, fridge and freezer. There is a lovely double bedroom and a modern shower room.

Completed in early 2012 Isabel Court is a wonderful development of private apartments built by award-winning developers McCarthy Stone. Specifically designed for ‘Retirement Lifestyle’ for those over 60 years of age the development enjoys a host of facilities for the benefit of home owners including; a super communal lounge, a lift service all floors, mobility scooter store, laundry room and a landscaped garden backing onto the adjacent St. Thomas Park. Further peace-of-mind is found in the service provided by our House Manager who oversees the smooth running of the development. There is also a 24-hour emergency call system in the apartments and communal areas. A guest suite is available to receive family and friends for which a small charge of £25 per night is made.

It’s so easy to make new friends and to exercise both body and mind at Isabel Court; there are always plenty of regular activities to choose from including; coffee mornings, games and quiz nights, seasonal and themed events and occasional organised trips. Whilst there is something for everyone there is certainly no obligation to participate and home owners can ‘dip in and out’ of activities as they wish. Isabel Court is located on an active suburban Street with a plethora of shops (a Tesco Express is adjacent to the development), restaurants and bars, hairdressers, health centre and so many other useful amenities. Bus routes are located outside the development whilst Exeter St Thomas rail station is at the Eastern end of Cowick Street less than a quarter of a mile away.


Having a solid Oak veneered entrance door with spy-hole, security intercom system that provides both a visual (via the home-owners TV) and verbal link to the main development entrance door. Emergency pull cord, walk-in store/airing cupboard with light and shelving housing the Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water and concealed ‘Vent Axia’ heat exchange system. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the Living room.


This fabulous dual-aspect room where you are immediately drawn to the French door opening to the lovely balcony. Two further double glazed windows on the side elevation allow a flood of natural light into the room. Dimplex electric panel heaters. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.


Good-sized balcony with views across the landscaped gardens of the development toward the very pleasant grounds of St. Thomas Park. A wonderful place to sit back, relax and while away the hours.


With a double-glazed window with view over the garden. Excellent range of ‘maple effect’ fitted wall and base units and contrasting laminate worktops incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Integrated appliances include; a four-ringed hob with stainless steel chimney extractor hood over, waist-level single oven and concealed fridge and freezer. Extensively tiled walls. Vinyl floor covering (over a tiled floor).


Double-glazed picture window, with a pleasant garden outlook,fitted wardrobe with hanging rail, shelving and mirror-fronted sliding doors. (There are additional doors available in a Maple effect if required as an alternative to the mirrored finish).


Modern white suite comprising; close-coupled WC, vanity wash-hand basin with under-sink cupboard and mirror with strip light and shaver point over, double sized cubicle with with glazed enclosure. Fully tiled walls and vinyl floor covering (over a tiled floor), electric wall heater, electric heated towel rail, emergency pull cord.


There are landscaped communal gardens. Car parking is available with a yearly permit at a charge of around £250 per annum for which there may be a waiting list.

Service Charge

Service Charge
• Cleaning of communal windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system
• Upkeep of gardens and grounds
• Repairs and maintenance to the interior and exterior communal areas
• Contingency fund including internal and external redecoration of communal areas
• Buildings insurance
The service charge does not cover costs such as your Council Tax, electricity or TV, but does include the cost of your Estate Manager, your water rates, the 24-hour emergency call system, the heating and maintenance of all communal areas, exterior property maintenance and gardening. Find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or House Manager.


125 Year Lease from 2011
Ground Rent £425.


  • Super one-bed apartment enjoying the best of both worlds'.
  • Level access to development facilities but elevated aspect with balcony to the rear
  • Open outlook over gardens and lovely park
  • Excellent dual-aspect living room with French door to balcony
  • Super kitchen with a host of appliances
  • House Manager for support
  • 24 Careline system for additional reassurance
  • Homeowners lounge with raised terrace
  • Guest Suite for visiting family and friends
  • Very convenient position with loads of shops close by

Property Consultant

Steve Grist , Property Consultant - South West region

Steve Grist

0345 556 4120