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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Orchard House, New Elvet, Durham

Sold STC £69,950

Property Description

Key features

  • City centre location - Over 55s only
  • Newly redecorated
  • Beautifully presented communal areas
  • Lift to all floors
  • No onward chain

Full description


Venture Properties are delighted to offer the opportunity to purchase this newly redecorated, one bedroom apartment situated on the top floor of Orchard House within the heart of Durham City. Orchard House provides an ideal location for over 55s with luxurious communal living areas with caretaker, lift to all floors, secure car parking, secure entry system and city centre amenities on your doorstep.

The floor plan comprises of an entrance hallway, spacious reception room, fitted kitchen with appliances, double bedroom with built in wardrobe and bathroom/WC.

Available with no chain, early viewing is recommended to avoid disappointment.


Fourth Floor -

Communal Landing - The apartment is accessed via beautifully presented communal hallways and landing with a lift to all floors.

Hall - With secure entry system, electric heater, coving, useful storage/airing cupboard and loft hatch.

Living Room - 4.30 x 3.00 (14'1" x 9'10") - Well proportioned reception room with a double glazed dormer window with city views, feature fireplace, TV aerial point, coving and electric heater.

Kitchen - 2.48 x 1.72 (8'1" x 5'7") - Fitted with a range of wall and floor units having contrasting worktops incorporating a sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, built in oven, electric hob with extractor over, fridge space, washing machine and tiled splashbacks.

Bedroom - 3.96 x 2.62 (12'11" x 8'7") - Double bedroom with a velux window, TV aerial point, electric heater and built in double wardrobe.

Bathroom/Wc - 2.08 x 1.51 (6'9" x 4'11") - Fitted with a panelled bath with mains fed shower over, hand wash basin and WC. Having tiled splashbacks, extractor and heated towel rail.

External - There is car parking available and a communal garden.

Agents Note - The vendor has advised that the current annual service charge is £1118.25 from January 1st to December 31st 2016 which covers: Landlord electrical testing, Fire Equipment maintenance, Fire Alarm maintenance, Emergency light testing, Cleaning of the windows, Cleaning of the communal areas, Waste Disposal, Electricity for the hall and stairs, Water rates, Building insurance, Directors and officers insurance, Repairs, KPS maintenance operatives, Light bulbs, Health and safety inspections, Lift service contract, Lift insurance, Site Staff costs, Warden call system, Company house fee, Company secretarial fee, Management Fee, Internet (communal areas), TV Licence and Reserved fund contribution of £69028 41 paying 1.62%

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 June 2016

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