Roswell Court

Roswell Court, Douglas Avenue, Exmouth

property description



A breathtaking coastal panorama is to be enjoyed from this lovely one double bed second floor apartment in desirable Roswell Court on sought after Douglas Avenue. Opening door from the living room leads to a balcony where every change in the seasons and elements that this fabulous outlook provides can be savoured. The opportunity also to benefit from the very best of our sunny days from a south facing aspect. Internally, the splendid accommodation is beautifully presented throughout having recently been decorated and re-carpeted. Aside from the welcoming living room, there is a well fitted kitchen complete with a host of integrated appliances and a 'window with a view'. The excellent double bedroom has a built-in wardrobe and a deep recess and a modern wet room off the hall affords both a bath and a separate walk-in shower. The service charge extends to cover the excellent underfloor heating cost within the apartment. A lift service provides access to the excellent communal facilities of Roswell Court.

Constructed in 2013 by multi award-winning McCarthy Stone and occupying an envious position with expansive sea views, Roswell Court provides a fantastic lifestyle living opportunity for the over 70’s. A ‘Retirement Living Plus’ development designed for independent living with the peace-of-mind provided by the day-to-day support of our excellent staff and Estate Manager who oversees the smooth running of the development. Homeowners benefit from an hour of free domestic assistance each week and there are extensive domestic and care packages available to suit individual needs and budgets. All apartments are equipped with a 24-hour emergency call facility and sophisticated intercom system providing both a visual and verbal link to the main development entrance. There is also the excellent guest suite widely used by visiting family and friends for which a small charge of £25 per night applies. The development features excellent communal facilities including a homeowners' lounge, restaurant with a fantastic, varied, daily table-service lunch, laundry room, scooter store and landscaped gardens with views to the coast. The fantastic roof terrace with furniture proves a very popular meeting point in favourable weather from which panoramic views are enjoyed. There is a path from the development leading down to Exmouth cricket ground and the sandy beach.


A spacious hallway 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, large walk-in store/airing cupboard with light and shelving and housing the Gledhill boiler supplying domestic hot water and concealed ‘Vent Axia’ heat exchange unit. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the living room.


A welcoming room where the eye is immediately drawn to the glazed door which leads on to a balcony providing an unbelievable coastal outlook framed by mature trees. Two ceiling light fittings, TV and BT points, raised plug sockets for ease of use. A feature glazed panelled door leads to the kitchen.


This has to be one of the best outlooks anywhere along the South West coastline. Uninterrupted views stretching west to Dawlish and east along the coast. The view also takes in the development's gardens below and the Maer Nature Reserve that leads to the beach.


Double-glazed window with a sea view that will make washing up a pleasure. Excellent range of 'maple effect' fitted units with contrasting laminate worktops and incorporating a stainless steel inset sink unit. Integrated appliances comprise; a four-ringed halogen hob with stainless steel chimney extractor hood over, waist-level oven and concealed fridge and freezer. Ceiling spot light fitting, tiled walls and tiled floor.


A double-glazed window with a beautiful view in a recess which is perfect for a dressing table or desk. A built-in wardrobe with hanging rail, shelving and mirror-fronted sliding doors, ceiling light fitting. TV and BT points, raised plug sockets for ease of use.


A large room with modern white sanitary ware comprising; close-coupled WC, vanity wash-hand basin with under-sink storage and mirror with strip light and shaver point over, panelled bath and separate walk-in level access shower. Extensively tiled walls and wetroom flooring, electric heated towel rail/radiator, emergency pull cord and ceiling spot light.


• Cleaning of communal windows and external cleaning of all apartment windows
• Water rates for communal areas and apartments
• Electricity, heating, lighting and power to communal areas
• 24-hour emergency call system and Estate Management team
• 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
• One hour of domestic support a week
The service charge does not cover external 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. To find out more about service charges please contact your Property Consultant or Estate Manager.

Service charge: £8,057.04 p.a (for financial year end 31/03/2023).


There are communal landscaped gardens with a, predominantly southerly aspect, from which coastal views can be enjoyed, a path leads down past the cricket ground through ‘The Maer’ and to the beach. Car parking is available with a yearly permit at a charge of around £250 per annum, subject to availability. All internal apartment doors are quality oak veneered. In addition to the excellent underfloor heating there is an economic ‘Vent Axia’ heat recovery (heat exchange) system utilising the hot air generated within the property and recirculating this back into the principle rooms.


Ground Rent £435 pa.
Leasehold 125 Years from 2012



Property Consultant


Paula Squire

01202 508081