Saxton by Urban Splash Management Ltd

The Avenue, Richmond Hill, Leeds, LS9

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Overview

Saxton

Saxton is a great place to live, there is nothing else quite like it. Our one and two bedroom apartments have bright open plan living spaces with full height glazing, offering fantastic views over Leeds.

There is tons of outside space too, with six and a half acres of private resident’s gardens, wildflower meadows, an orchard and allotments so you can grow your own veg! There is even a resident’s gym and it’s all located just minutes from the city centre.

Saxton houses 410 apartments split into two buildings (Drive and Parade). The buildings were built 50 years ago and we’ve given them a new lease of life.

Architects Union North have given the buildings a makeover and created a range of stunning one and two bedroom apartments at the heart of one of our greatest cities. They all have a high specification finish and many have private balconies or fabulous garden terraces. Secured parking is also available for every apartment at an additional cost.

The outside is as good as the inside at Saxton, with a private resident’s garden underway (probably the largest in Leeds!), a wildflower meadow and even an orchard.
There’s even space to grow your five a day, every day with the allotments almost in place and ready for you to reserve your own patch!

Shared ownership now available in Leeds city centre

We want to give everyone the chance to own their very own home. There are many ways to live in our vibrant communities and working together with the Homes and Communities Agency we can now offer you the opportunity to buy your own Funky & Affordable home through shared ownership. Same funky apartment with everything you would expect from an Urban Splash home… but more affordable if you can’t quite manage to buy outright just yet.

Shared ownership is a government backed initiative funded by the Homes and Communities Agency, to help you get your foot on the housing ladder. It allows you to purchase an affordable share in your own home, ranging from 25% - 75%, with the option to buy additional shares in the future taking you into 100% outright ownership.

If you do need time to save up for your deposit, as an alternative to purchasing a share straight away, you can rent at 80% of market rent, allowing you to save now with a view to purchasing at any point within the next five years.

Read more about it in our ‘Guide to Shared ownership’

Can I buy through shared ownership?

The good news is that it’s available to a really broad audience, the main criteria being that:

- You/your household has an annual income of less than £60,000 (Let’s face it, who doesn’t!)
- You are in full time employment
- You currently own no other properties

Through shared ownership, you can buy anything from 25% to 75% of the property, renting the remaining share at 2.75% per annum. The amount you can afford will be assessed by the HomeBuy Agent who acts on behalf of the government. Urban Splash wants to help our customers further, therefore those opting to buy straight away will benefit from a contribution of up to 5% towards your deposit*


What’s a HomeBuy agent?

HomeBuy agents act on behalf of the government and will assess your eligibility for shared ownership and process your application My4Walls is the HomeBuy agent for shared ownership at Saxton. Contact us to apply for homes in Leeds


To find out more and register your interest for one of our Funky & Affordable homes contact a member of our sales team on the details below.

Location

Location

The Avenue, Richmond Hill, Leeds, LS9

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Saxton is situated in the East Bank area of Leeds and is a short walk from the city centre. It’s conveniently located near the loop road, with excellent links to the surrounding motorway network.

Leeds is a fantastic city for shopping and nightlife; architecture and culture; restaurants and markets. We love Leeds and think you will too!

Transport Links

Leeds train station is a ten minute walk from Saxton and the area is also served well by buses.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Leeds (0.8 miles)
National Train Station logo Burley Park (2.4 miles)
National Train Station logo Cottingley (3.0 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Properties

Specifications

Finishes, Fixtures and Fittings:
  • Engineered timber flooring to living room and kitchen areas
  • Engineered timber or carpet flooring to bedroom areas
  • Sheet flooring to bathrooms
  • Painted plastered stud walls
  • Painted plasterboard ceilings throughout
  • Doors with stainless steel ironmongery

    Services:
  • Telephone, TV and satellite points in living area and bedrooms, broadband connection

    Facilities
  • Secure door entry system with video link to TV
  • Intruder alarms
  • Apartment-wide electric heating
  • Electric water heating
  • Dedicated space for washer/condense dryer

    Kitchens:
  • Range of fitted base and wall-mounted units
  • Worktop with waterproof splash back
  • Stainless steel monoblock mixer taps
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Electric oven, electric hob and extractor
  • Fridge with freezer compartment

    Bathrooms:
  • Modern white ceramic sanitary ware
  • Chrome finish taps and fittings
  • Large mirror
  • Partially tiled walls
  • Bath with shower over where applicable

    Common Areas:
  • Lift to all levels
  • Recycling/refuse area on ground floor
  • Secure parking (additional cost option)
  • About Developer

    Award winning property developer Urban Splash is the country’s leading regeneration company and has delivered over 60 mixed use schemes including residential property of all tenures, commercial office, retail and a hotel.

    Founded in 1993 by Tom Bloxham MBE and Jonathan Falkingham MBE, the company is based in Manchester with regional offices in Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Bristol, Sheffield and Plymouth.

    Urban Splash has delivered challenging and exciting regeneration projects across the country including Fort Dunlop in Birmingham, Chimney Pot Park in Salford, Castlefield and New Islington in Manchester, The Midland Hotel in Morecambe, Royal William Yard in Plymouth, Lister Mills in Bradford, Rotunda in Birmingham, Matchworks in Garston and the Ropewalks in Liverpool.

    The company has invested over half a billion pounds creating thousands of new homes and jobs in over four million sq ft of space.

    The company has received 339 awards to date for its commitment to architecture, design, regeneration and business success including 51 RIBA Awards the most won by a property developer.

    Contact Us

    Contact us about Saxton

    Call us on 0113 451 2990 or fill in the contact form below.

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    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

    Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call Urban Splash Management Ltd, Saxton on .


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