1 bedroom apartment for sale

Highfield Road, Birmingham

Sold STC £124,950

Property Description

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A Most Individual First Floor Apartment Forming Part of this Delightful Gentleman's Residence Conversion

Communal Entrance, Reception Hallway, Lounge Diner, Kitchen, Double Bedroom, Bathroom, Garden, Garage, Extended Lease Upon Completion

Highfield Road leads from the main Stratford Road to Robin Hood Lane offering a convenient location for local transport and amenities and 285 is located in very close proximity of Yardley Wood Railway Station offering regular commuter services to Birmingham City Centre and Stratford upon Avon.

Local shopping facilities can be found at both Robin Hood Island and Hall Green Parade and a short drive into nearby Shirley offers a wide choice of Supermarkets, convenience and speciality stores, restaurants and hostelries and there are frequent bus services running along the A34 into Birmingham City Centre and Solihull Town Centre boasting the vibrant and modern Touchwood Centre offering shopping facilities and evening entertainments.  

Forming part of this most individual conversion of this former gentleman’s residence, this charming first floor apartment really does need to be viewed to be appreciated and offers unique accommodation that does require some updating in part; but benefits from some replacement windows and gas fired central heating.

From Highfield Road a gate provides access to numbers 283 & 285 from where paved pathway access leads alongside the gardens to a front door which opens to the

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALLWAY
Being the original entrance hall of the house and having staircase providing access to the first floor, where a front door opens to the

RECEPTION HALLWAY
Having ceiling light point, large leaded light windows to the side, two ceiling light points, loft hatch access, cloaks storage cupboard, airing cupboard, open access to the kitchen, doors to the bedroom and bathroom and additional double opening doors providing access to the

L SHAPED LOUNGE DINER
16’0” max (7’4” min) x 14’1” max (7’6” min)
Having sealed unit double glazed three sided bow window to the side, central heating radiator, two ceiling light points, additional sealed unit double glazed window to the side and leaded light window to the rear

KITCHEN 
9’4” max x 8’10” max
Having light release window to the hallway, ceiling light point, wall and base mounted storage units with work surfaces over, sink and drainer, integrated electric oven, gas hob with extractor canopy over, full height appliance space and ceiling mounted extractor fan

BEDROOM
11’0” max x 9’8” max
Having ceiling light point, central heating radiator, sealed unit double glazed window to the side and built in wardrobe

BATHROOM
Having ceiling mounted extractor fan, panelled bath with shower over, vanity wash hand basin, low level WC, ceiling light point and central heating radiator

OUTSIDE

GARDEN
Located to the front of the building and covering the area between the front pathway and a crazy paved pathway divide, there is a fenced boundary to one side, lawn and an inset shrub bed

SINGLE GARAGE
Located in the garage blocks which are situated on the Paradise Lane entrance

AGENTS NOTE
The property is currently tenanted and the current tenant has been in occupation for the last 4 years paying a monthly rent of £470.  The tenant would be prepared to stay on if the property was sold to a buy to let investor, or will vacate with 2 months notice from the landlord should an owner occupier purchase the property

LOCATION
From the Shirley office proceed along the A34 Stratford Road towards the Robin Hood Island proceed straight over and take the second turning on the left into Highfield Road where the property can be found on the right hand side as identified by our for sale board.

TENURE We are advised that the property is Leasehold and the vendor is currently in the process of extending the lease for the benefit of the new purchaser.  The owners of the properties within the development manage the maintenance of the building and pay a monthly service charge of £55 which contributes towards the ongoing maintenance of the fabric of the building

VIEWING By appointment only please with the Shirley office on 0121 744 2801.

THE CONSUMER PROTECTION REGULATIONS
The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services so cannot verify that they are connected, in working order or fit for the purpose.  The agent has not checked legal documents to verify the Freehold/Leasehold status of the property.  The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their own solicitor or surveyor.

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008
The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose.  A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.  References to the tenure of the property are based on information supplied by the seller.  The agent has not had sight of the title documents.  A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor.  Items shown in the photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within these sales particulars; they may however be available by separate negotiation.  Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property. 

Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.
The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor. References to the Tenure of a Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.

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08 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Yardley Wood (0.1 mi)
  • Hall Green (1.0 mi)
  • Shirley (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Melvyn Danes, Shirley

385 Stratford Road Shirley Solihull West Midlands B90 3BW

0121 396 0011 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Melvyn Danes, Shirley

385 Stratford Road Shirley Solihull West Midlands B90 3BW

0121 396 0011 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Yardley Wood (0.1 mi)
  • Hall Green (1.0 mi)
  • Shirley (1.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Melvyn Danes, Shirley

385 Stratford Road Shirley Solihull West Midlands B90 3BW

0121 396 0011 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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