2 bedroom apartment for sale

Riverside Drive, Solihull

Sold STC £785,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two bedroom penthouse apartment
  • South facing roof terrace
  • Stunning Open plan kitchen/living room
  • Direct lift access into apartment
  • Communal gardens

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Solihull offers an excellent range of amenities which includes the renowned Touchwood Shopping Centre, Tudor Grange Swimming Pool/Leisure Centre, Park and Athletics track. There is schooling to suit all age groups including Public and Private schools for both boys and girls, plus a range of services including commuter train services from Solihull Station to Birmingham (8 miles) and London Marylebone. In addition, the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham International Airport and Railway Station are all within an approximate 10/15 minute drive and the M42 provides fast links to the M1, M5, M6 and M40 motorways. 

DESCRIPTION Refurbished and reconfigured to a high and exacting standard by the current owner, this luxuriously appointed and beautifully presented two bedroom penthouse apartment offers a unique opportunity to purchase unrivalled accommodation, conveniently located within the sought after Riverside Drive Development.

Upon entering the apartment it is evident that no expense has been spared, with every modern refinement considered to include underfloor heating throughout, contemporary Porcelanosa bathroom suites, audio system wired throughout for a Bang & Olufsen system and remote controlled blinds to the bi-folding doors.

The accommodation comprises a welcoming reception hallway, where there is direct access from the lift facility and an additional entrance from the communal hallway. The hub of the home is the spectacular open plan living room and breakfast kitchen. This surpasses quality with Lutron lighting and superb bi-folding doors across the whole width allowing a wealth of natural light from the south facing balcony. The stylish kitchen made by Choice Interiors has soft close glossy units complemented by cream Corian worktops, with a range of integrated high end appliances including BOSCH oven, micro-oven, warming drawer, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, wine cooler, a hot tap and breakfast bar. Designed with entertaining in mind, there is ample room for dining and also provides a relaxing environment with tree lined views.

Off the hallway, a spacious utility offers additional storage and has a Miele washing machine and tumble dryer, with access onto the balcony.

Both double bedrooms have a range of bespoke fitted wardrobes and bi-folding doors onto the roof garden; the master bedroom suite boasts a large fully fitted dressing room with LED strip lighting and a fitted study area. An exceptional ensuite has a walk in rain shower with mood lighting. The wow factor is concluded by an impressive sauna.

Additionally, the guest bathroom also fitted by Porcelanosa has a double width shower.

The outstanding feature of this superb apartment is the fantastic size roof garden terrace spanning the full width of the apartment with feature stone cladding and softened with timber decking and box hedging. There are two remote controlled sun-awnings for summer days and outside lighting for al fresco dining providing wonderful views over the Riverside Drive development and Brueton Park beyond.
Furthermore, the apartment benefits from a security intercom entry system, a tandem length garage and a useful secure store. There is also use of the established and beautifully landscaped communal grounds and set within a short walking distance adjacent to the entrance of Brueton Park. 

FLOOR AREA Gross Internal Floor Area 2,300 sq.ft. (213.7 sq.m.) 

PENTHOUSE APARTMENT * Communal Entrance Hall with Direct Lift Access to:
* Entrance Hall
* Living Room 30'8" (9.34m) max. x 27'5" (8.35m) max. including Kitchen Area
* Utility 15'4" (4.66m) max. x 9'6" (2.89m)
* Bedroom One 18'9" (5.73m) max. x 11'2" (3.40m) max.
* En Suite Bathroom
* Dressing Area 22'0" (6.71m) max. x 9'4" (2.85m) max.
* Bedroom Two 14'2" (4.32m) max. x 8'7" (2.61m) max.

* Stunning Roof Terrace 69'4" (21.14m) max. x 10'5" (3.17m) max. 

OUTSIDE * Garage 34'4" (10.47m) x 8'10" (2.69m)
* Office 8'9" (2.67m) x 6'10" (2.08m) 

Subjective comments in these details imply the opinion of the selling Agent at the time these details were prepared. Naturally, the opinions of purchasers may differ.

Money Laundering: We have in place procedures and controls which are designed to forestall and prevent Money Laundering. If we suspect that a supplier, customer/client, or employee is committing a Money Laundering offence as defined by the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, we will in accordance with our legal responsibilities disclose the suspicion to the National Crime Agency.

Agents Note: We have not tested any of the electrical, central heating or sanitaryware appliances. Purchasers should make their own investigations as to the workings of the relevant items. All room measurements and mileages quoted in these sales particulars are approximate.

Fixtures and Fittings: All those items mentioned in these particulars by way of fixtures and fittings are deemed to be included in the sale price. Others, if any, are excluded. However, we would always advise that this is confirmed by the purchaser at the point of offer.

Tenure: The property is Leasehold with vacant possession upon completion of the purchase. We understand the Freehold of the property is held by Riverside Drive Freehold Limited of which the owner of No.57 would be a proportionate shareholder. The property is held on a 999 year lease with approximately 990 years remaining unexpired. .

Ground Rent: £75.00 per annum.

The property is Freehold with vacant possession upon completion of the purchase.

Service Charge: We understand that there is an annual service charge of £3,600 approx.

Services: All mains services are connected to the property.

Local Authority: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council.

Postal Address: The correct postal address of the property is understood to be 57 Riverside Drive, Solihull B91 3HR.

Land: It is suggested that prior to exchange of contracts, prospective purchasers walk the land and boundaries in order to satisfy themselves as to the exact area of land they are purchasing and also to check all fixtures and fittings either included or excluded in the sale.

Directions: From the centre of Solihull proceed out along the A41 Warwick Road in the direction of Knowle and Warwick. At the traffic island turn right into the continuation of the Warwick Road towards Brueton Park and the entrance to Riverside Drive will be found on the left hand side. 

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22 February 2016

Nearest stations

  • Widney Manor (1.0 mi)
  • Solihull (1.3 mi)
  • Dorridge (2.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Widney Manor (1.0 mi)
  • Solihull (1.3 mi)
  • Dorridge (2.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

The John Shepherd Collection, Hockley Heath

The Old School House, 2360 Stratford Road, Hockley Heath, B94 6QT

01564 655010 Local call rate

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