2 bedroom apartment for sale

Merton House, Downswood, Chester

£309,000

Property Description

Key features

  • AVAILABLE FOR VIEWINGS
  • Stunning First Floor Apartment.
  • Exquisite Living/Dining Room with exposed beamed ceiling & Sandstone fireplace
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Communal Gardens & Parking Spaces
  • EPC Rating D

Full description

A STUNNING TWO BEDROOM FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT with amazing VAULTED CEILING with EXPOSED BEAMS AND ARCHED TRUSSES in a light and airy OPEN PLAN kitchen/living/dining room within this MAGNIFICENT GRADE II LISTED VICTORIAN HOUSE with has undergone a sympathetic conversion of 7 UNIQUE APARTMENTS.

Brief Description - A Stunning and Elegant two bedroom first floor apartment within this magnificent Grade II listed Victorian House, formerly Merton House School, the house is undergoing a sympathetic conversion into six unique and individual apartments all of which feature a wealth of original features. The feature of Apartment Five is a magnificent Sandstone fireplace with exposed ceiling beams and arched trusses in the main Living/ dining room and three brick mullion windows to name but a few. The additional accommodation comprises of an inner hall, two bedrooms and bathroom. Externally there will be communal gardens and a spacious parking area.

Communal Entrance Hall - Access via a projecting porch with arched six panel double oak doors into a stunning room with a screen of 3 oak arches, oak block flooring, ornate oak fireplace with over mantle and tiled insert, oak panelling to dado, brick mullioned window with stained glass and an oak turned staircase with oak Barley sugar balusters and heavy moulded rails which leads to the first floor a further brick mullioned window with stained glass matching that on the ground floor. Access to Apartment 5 is to the left.

Private Entrance Hall - 4.88m x 1.30m (16'0" x 4'3") - With dado rail and coved ceiling, radiator and cloaks cupboard.

Living /Dining /Kitchen - 7.38m x 5.51m (24'3" x 18'1") - A stunning light and airy room featuring a large Sandstone fireplace with sandstone carved birds either side, a vaulted ceiling with exposed beames and three exposed arched trusses, wood panelling to dado height, three brick mullioned windows to the rear and side elevation and three radiators. Opening to:

Kitchen - 3.46m x 1.65m (11'4" x 5'5") - A fitted contemporary kitchen with white gloss fronted units compliments the surrounding original features. Fitted to a high specification and provides an ample range of units complimented by a split level Granite work surface and upstands, inset 1.5 ceramic sink with a multi functional swan neck mixer tap. Bosch integrated appliances include an electric oven, hob and canopied extractor hood, washing machine, dishwasher and 70/30 fridge and freezer.

Master Bedroom - 5.58m x 4.85m max (18'4" x 15'11" max) - With a brick mullioned window to the front elevation and a smaller window to the side with leaded lights, a large arched recess houses a tiled fireplace, dado and picture rails and radiator.

Bedroom Two - 4.05m x 2.41m (13'3" x 7'11") - With a brick mullioned window to the front with leaded lights, dado and picture rails and radiator.

Bathroom - 2.53m x 1.53m (8'4" x 5'0") - Fitted with a contemporary three piece white suite comprising of a panelled bath with Aqualisa shower above and glazed shower screen, pedestal wash basin, WC, radiator and contemporary tiling to both walls and floor.

Externally - There will be communal gardens and secure parking within the development

Directions - Leave Chester via Liverpool Road, continue straight across the roundabout and turn left at the traffic lights into Abbots Park. Turn first right into West Bank where the properties will be located after a short distance on the right hand side.

Additional Information - Lease hold 125 years renewable, Start date 2016, Ground rent £250 pa, Maintenance £1,000 pa, Freeholder KSD Housing

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04 April 2016

Nearest stations

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  • Chester (0.9 mi)
  • Capenhurst (4.3 mi)
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15 Lower Bridge Street Chester Cheshire, CH1 1RS

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Nearest stations

  • Bache (0.4 mi)
  • Chester (0.9 mi)
  • Capenhurst (4.3 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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