2 bedroom apartment for sale

Apartment 5 Low Stakesby House, Harrowing Drive, Whitby

Offers in Region of £134,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 bedroom apartment
  • Tucked away from main roads
  • A short walk from the town centre
  • Newly fitted Kitchen and Bathroom
  • Use of communal gardens
  • Communal parking
  • Garage
  • Grade II* Listed period house

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

PARTICULARS OF SALE

This apartment lies on the first floor of this country house conversion, and is accessed through the main entrance door at the rear.

The panelled entrance door opens into a communal hallway with an ornately tiled floor, polished paneled doors and a stunning staircase rising to the first floor with a classical Georgian window over. From the first landing, a polished mahogany entrance door opens into the apartment.

Hallway: The L-shaped hallway has a recessed storage cupboard and a recessed airing cupboard with linen shelving and low output bar heaters. With vinyl flooring, there are doors to both bedrooms, the bathroom, living room and a fire exit to a second staircase in emergencies.

Living Room: 17'5 x14'3 (into recesses) The living room has 2 sash windows with secondary glazing and window seats looking out over the communal lawned garden and across towards the North Yorkshire Moors. There is a period style fireplace with a marble surround and a painted wooden mantel and a polished mahogany door. Central and wall light points, electric storage heater, fitted carpet, dado rail and moulded plaster cornice. From the sitting room, a borrowed light window and glazed hardwood door leads through to...

Kitchen: 10'6 x 7'5 The newly fitted kitchen has a laminate wooden floor and is fitted with a suite of white units at base and wall level with drawers and laminate worktops. Integral fittings include an electric oven, hob and cooker hood, fridge, freezer and a stainless steel sink. There is also plumbing for an automatic washing machine. Part tiled walls, spot and under unit lighting.

Bedroom 1: 18'0 (including wardrobes) x 9'2 widening to 12'0 The larger of the 2 bedrooms is L-shaped and has a sash window to the front with secondary glazing and a window seat. Polished mahogany door and built-in wardrobes, shelves and cupboards lie along one wall. Electric storage heater and fitted carpet.

Bathroom: 8'6 x 7'0 (max) The bathroom lies at the rear of the property and is L-shaped with a new white suite comprising a P shaped panel bath with a shower unit over and a curved shower screen, a pedestal wash basin and low flush WC. Part wet-wall laminated panelled walls, shaver point, vinyl flooring, electric wall-mounted bar heater and electric chrome towel rail. Sash window to rear with secondary glazing.

Bedroom 2: 10'5 x 8'9 to chimney breast (9'11 into recesses) The second bedroom has a sash window to the rear aspect with secondary glazing and a window seat. Fitted carpet and electric storage heater.

Externally
The main gardens lie on the front (south-facing side) of the building and include communal lawns and flowerbeds. To the rear of the building are flowerbeds and a parking. Whilst to the rear

Beyond the end of the house is a garage block and number 5 has a sectional concrete single garage (16'6 x 7'6 approx. internally), with an up and over door. The last garage in the block is a communal bins store.


GENERAL REMARKS AND STIPULATIONS

Viewing: Viewings by appointment. All interested parties should discuss this property, and in particular any specific issues that might affect their interest, with the agent's office prior to travelling or making an appointment to view this property.

Directions: From the town centre, head up Bagdale to the roundabout. Turn right here and proceed up Chubb Hill, turning left by the Doctor's Surgery into Rievaulx Road. At the 'T' junction at the end, turn right onto Byland Road and follow this round, past Sycamore Court turning left onto Harrowing Drive, where signed into Low Stakesby House, at the side of The Stakesby Arms. Access to Apartment 5 is from the main entrance on the rear elevation of the building.

Tenure: The property is understood to be held on a leasehold basis with the remains of a 999 year lease, which commenced around 1972. The lease does not permit holiday letting. We understand the current service charge is 1,000 per year. We also believe there is a peppercorn ground rent payable.

Services: The property is understood to be connected to mains electricity, water and drainage. There are electric night storage heaters.

Council Tax Banding: 'B' 1,355 payable for 2017-18 (verbal query only) Scarborough Borough Council. Tel 01723 232323.

Post Code: YO21 1JW


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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Nearest stations

  • Whitby (0.5 mi)
  • Ruswarp (1.0 mi)
  • Sleights (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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Nearest stations

  • Whitby (0.5 mi)
  • Ruswarp (1.0 mi)
  • Sleights (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Richardson & Smith, Whitby

8 Victoria Square, Whitby, YO21 1EA

01947 496000 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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