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2 bed flat for sale
Bathwick Hill, Bath
Offers over £400,000
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Leasehold
  • Self Contained Ground Floor Apartment
  • Two Bedrooms, Two Reception Rooms
  • Watch the Interesting Activity on the Kennet & Avon Canal
  • Chain Free
  • Retirement Apartment Age 60 Plus
  • Gated Onsite Parking
  • 24 x 7 Assisted Living
  • Onsite House Manager
  • Minutes Walk from City Centre & Amenities
  • Lively Community Spirit Amongst Residents


Self Contained Ground Floor 2 Bedroom 2 Reception Room Apartment within the Stable Block at the Popular 'The Moorings' Development. Independent Retirement Living for the over 60s in Central Bath. Situated on the Lower Slopes of Bathwick Hill a Gentle Stroll from the City Centre. The Moorings is a Desirable McCarthy & Stone development consisting of 56 Apartments Providing a Lively Community Spirit Amongst Residents. Communal Facilities, Secure On-Site Parking and 24x7 Assisted Living.

The Situation

The Moorings is conveniently placed within one of the most desirable areas in the city, close to the Tesco Express and bus stop which is well served by frequent buses to Bath Spa Railway Station and the city centre.

This location is so popular as it is a gentle walk down the hill onto the level and into the city centre.

Lovely walks are on your doorstep along the adjacent Kennet and Avon Canal and also through National Trust Land very near at hand.

The unesco World Heritage City of Bath offers a wonderful array of chain and independent retail outlets, many excellent restaurants, cafes and wine bars, a number of well-respected cultural activities including the nearby Holbourne and One Royal Crescent Museums, the Roman Baths and Pump Rooms along with a famous international music and literary festival and of course the Theatre Royal.

The Property

Presented in good order, this homely apartment is situated in the desirable 'Stable Block' where each property is self contained with its own external front door.

This apartment has the bonus of two reception rooms both with a great view of life on the Kennet & Avon canal.

The accommodation is tastefully presented throughout and comprises an entrance hall with two storage cupboards, a generous sitting room, a delightful sun room, modern kitchen, two good sized double bedrooms with the master bedroom enjoying plenty of built in storage. The property is completed by the bathroom with electric shower. Heating is via night storage heaters.

The Moorings is a much sought after complex of Georgian style retirement apartments, located on the lower slopes of Bathwick Hill, adjacent to the Kennet & Avon canal. This prestigious development originally built by McCarthy & Stone comprises 56 one and two bedroom individual properties over three floors with lift access.

The building has the benefit of gated secure communal parking for residents and their guests on a first come first served basis. The Moorings offers independent assisted living with an onsite house manager Monday to Friday with pull cords within the flats with a 24x7 Careline. The onsite manager is well regarded by the residents and keeps the building superbly maintained.

Entrance Hallway

Doors to principle rooms. Two storage cupboards one of which housing the hot water cylinder. Careline intercom.

Reception One

Comfortable sitting room where you can watch wildlife on the Canal. Door to reception two and kitchen. Carpet flooring. Careline pull cord.

Reception Two

Lovely second sitting room with feature stone floor. Careline pull cord.


Sash window. Range of base and wall cupboards plus drawers. Laminate worktop with tiled splashback. Stainless steel sink with drainer. Space for under counter fridge. Electric oven and hob with cooker hood above. Careline pull cord.

Bedroom One

Double bedroom. Built in wardrobes and cupboards. Careline pull cord.

Bedroom Two

Double bedroom. Careline pull cord.


Fitted bath with electric shower over. Could easily be converted to a walk in shower if required. Floor to ceiling tiling. WC. Hand basin. Push button Careline facility.

Communal Facilities

Communal lounge and library.
Ground floor terrace.
First floor terrace overlooking the canal and canal boats.
Guest room which can be pre-booked.
Laundry room.
Recycling centre.


Gated secure parking.

Social Activities

Residents can involve themselves in social activities as much as they would like.

A selection of activities are:
Daily coffee and tea in the communal lounge.
Weekly Saturday evening get together.
Monthly book club.
Weekly scrabble evening.
Music evenings.
Day trips.

Lease Information

Ground Rent: £384 per annum
Service Charge: £2,728 per annum
Lease: Remainder of 125 year lease commencing 1998 View more View less
Fidelis Independent Estate Agents
01225 288068
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