Property Information

A ground floor apartment opening directly onto an attractive internal courtyard, within this sought-after retirement complex for the over 55s, moments from the high street.

Communal Entrance Hall, Private Entrance Hall, Kitchen, Sitting/Dining Room, Two Bedrooms, En-Suite Bathroom, Additional Bathroom, Secure Private Parking Space, Communal Garden, Central Location

The Property:
This generously proportioned two-bedroom apartment occupies a most convenient position, immediately to the south of the city centre and Cathedral. The building was constructed to a high specification, with UPVC double glazed windows, and is arranged around a central piazza with shrub planters and water feature. The property also enjoys a secure underground private parking space. Apartment 2 offers light and bright accommodation and the reception space enjoys an east/west aspect, overlooking St. Thomas Street and the communal gardens. The property is well-presented, although some buyers may now wish to upgrade the apartment by installing a new kitchen, bathroom and en-suite.

Tenure:
Leasehold. 139-year lease commencing 1st August 1987, leaving 106 years remaining. The 2018/19 service charge was £3,568.45 which includes estate and building management, an estate manager on-site every morning (excluding weekends), door entry, life, emergency pull cord system, fire alarm and water rates. This also includes use of the communal lounge, laundry room and a guest bedroom is available for an additional charge per night. Additional ground rent charge of £411.36 per annum, which includes the parking space maintenance.

Directions:
From the City Centre proceed in a southerly direction along Southgate Street and take the second left into St. Swithun Street. Access is via the entrance which is on the corner of St. Thomas Street/ St. Swithun Street.

Viewing:
Strictly by appointment through Belgarum Estate Agents (01962 844460).

Services:
All mains services are connected.

Council Tax:
Band D (rate for 2019/20 £1,714.15pa).