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The Goldsmiths House, Hough Green, Chester

£230,000

Property Description

Key features

  • NO ONWARD CHAIN
  • Larger than Average First Floor Apartment
  • Two Bedrooms (Both with En-suites)
  • Garage at Rear
  • Desirable Location

Full description

A LARGER THAN AVERAGE TWO BEDROOM, TWO BATHROOM FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT forming park of a landmark conversion of an ELEGANT GRADE II LISTED VICTORIAN RESIDENCE UNDER A MILE FROM THE CHESTER CITY CENTRE.

A LARGER THAN AVERAGE TWO BEDROOM, TWO BATHROOM FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT forming park of a landmark conversion of an ELEGANT GRADE II LISTED VICTORIAN RESIDENCE UNDER A MILE FROM THE CHESTER CITY CENTRE.

Brief Description - Constructed originally in the Victorian era by the Lowe family, well known local Jewellers, Silversmiths and Goldsmiths and subsequently converted by Henry Dodd in the 1980s. The sale of this property represents the opportunity to acquire a larger than average ELEGANT apartment with communal gardens, a USEFUL GARAGE and highly regarded location within easy reach of the comprehensive range of cultural, historic, educational, recreational, retail and employment facilities within and around the Roman City of Chester.
Access to the wider North West road communications network is easily gained via nearby links with the A55, A483 expressway and M53 motorway along with fast and efficient mainline railway services to London and other significant areas of the country from the Chester General Railway Station.
The features and accommodation of this attractive apartment in brief are as follows. Communal entrance hall with stairs and lift leading to the first floor and private accommodation of the property comprising entrance hall, sitting room, dining area, kitchen, WC/cloakroom, two bedrooms both with en-suite bathrooms, double glazed windows, electric hot water heating system, electric under floor heating system ( currently disconnected ) useful garage and communal gardens.

Communal Entrance Hall To The Rear Of The Building - With staircase and lift leading to the first floor communal landing and the private accommodation of flat 3 as follows.

Entrance Hall - 13'3" x 6'6" (4.04m x 1.98m) - With ornate coved ceiling, utility cupboard housing the pre-lagged insulated hot water cylinder with electric immersion heater, points and space for washing machine and inner archway to the initial section of the entrance hall with intercom entry telephone and sliding door fronted cloaks cupboard housing the electric under floor heating controls.

Wc - 4'9" x 2'7" (1.45m x 0.79m) - With white suite having chromium fittings comprising wash hand basin with facing mirror and electric light/shaver point, WC, fan, tiled walls and tiled floor.

Sitting Room - 16'5" x 12'2" (5.00m x 3.71m) - With superb picture window aspect over the walled and well stocked front gardens, Westmorland slate fireplace surround with inset living flame gas fire, ornate coved ceiling, two television points and inner archway leading to the dining room.

Dining Room - 8'9" x 8'4" (2.67m x 2.54m) - With ornate coved ceiling and inner archway leading to the kitchen.

Kitchen - 8'4" (max) x 7'11" (max into storage cupboards) (2 - With modern range of wall units, floor cupboards and drawers with work surfaces, tiled splash backs, concealed lighting, aspect over the front walled gardens, coved ceilings, single drainer single bowl sink unit with central mixer tap, fitted four ring gas hob with hood above, separate electric double oven/grill, wine rack, tiled flooring, integrated dishwasher, integrated refrigerator and integrated freezer.

Principle Bedroom - 16'1" x 15'7" (max into built in wardrobes) (4.90m - A particularly spacious room with coved ceilings, aspect over the rear block paved garden/garage courtyard, television point, fitted wardrobes/storage cupboards to a section of one wall and inner doorway leading to an en-suite bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom - 8'9" x 5'2" (2.67m x 1.57m) - With coloured suite having gold effect comprising tile edged bath with side shower screen and combination mixer tap/shower fitting, wash hand basin, bidet, WC, electrically heated towel/radiator, fan, wall mounted electric light/shaver point and lower tiled walls.

Bedroom Two - 15'1" x 10'0" (4.60m x 3.05m) - With coved ceilings, dual aspect windows to the front and side, built in wardrobe/storage cupboards to a section of one wall and inner archway leading to the en-suite bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom - 9'2" (max) x 5'3" (2.79m ( max) x 1.60m) - With coloured suite having gold effect fittings comprising tile edged bath with glass side shower screen and combination mixer tap/shower fitting, wash hand basin with tiled surround and facing mirror and electric light/shaver point, bidet, WC, fan, coved ceilings and lower tiled walls.

Outside - Externally there are communal gardens as well as a courtyard style parking area and a garage specific to the property itself which is located as being the first on the left hand side and looking out from the rear elevation of The Goldsmith House.

Garage - 16'3" x 8'11" (4.95m x 2.72m) - With up and over door, power points, lighting and roof storage space.

Tenure - The property is of leasehold tenure with the benefit of a 999 year lease dating from the 1st June 1986 at a peppercorn ground rent and subject to a variable service charge to cover items of communal expense and maintenance. This service charge currently being set at £166 per calendar month. Prospective purchasers should also be aware of a further particular benefit that the freehold title of The Goldsmith House in its entirety is owned by The Goldsmiths House management company of which the leaseholders within the building are Shareholders and Directors.

Directions - From Chester proceed out of the City over the Grosvenor Bridget to the Overleigh roundabout, taking the fourth exit onto the A5134 (Hough Green). Continue along Hough Green for approximately a third of a mile after which the black and beige entrance pillars to The Goldsmith House, No. 50 Hough Green will be observed on the right hand side.

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31 March 2015

Nearest stations

  • Chester (1.6 mi)
  • Bache (2.1 mi)
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Matthews of Chester, Chester

15 Lower Bridge Street Chester Cheshire, CH1 1RS

01244 955062 Local call rate

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15 Lower Bridge Street Chester Cheshire, CH1 1RS

01244 955062 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chester (1.6 mi)
  • Bache (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Matthews of Chester, Chester

15 Lower Bridge Street Chester Cheshire, CH1 1RS

01244 955062 Local call rate

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