2 bedroom flat for sale

Lovers Lane, Newark

Sold STC £75,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Duplex apartment
  • Dual aspect living room
  • Numerous character features
  • No Chain
  • Two bedrooms
  • Bathroom and storage room
  • Viewing recommended
  • Secure underground parking

Full description

This duplex apartment is situated in a former chapel close to Newark Northgate station, and a short distance from Newark town centre. The accommodation briefly comprises hallway, living room, fitted kitchen, two double bedrooms, a bathroom and storage room. The property has double glazed windows, gas central heating, numerous character features, and secure underground parking.  Ideal first time or investment property. NO CHAIN.

Situation 
Newark-on-Trent stands on the banks of the River Trent and is a market town steeped in history with a dramatic castle and one of the finest Georgian market squares in the UK. The town has excellent commuter links in all directions by both road and rail, with the East Coast Mainline trains taking just 85 minutes to London Kings Cross, and the A1 and A46 providing good road links. Newark boasts some superb shopping facilities, from individual boutique shops to major retail stores, and an array of markets held 5 days a week. There is a wide range of excellent schooling in the area, and leisure facilities are plentiful including a fine choice of restaurants and bars, fitness centres, golf courses and easy access to Sherwood Forest and Southwell Racecourse.

Accommodation 
The building has a communal staircase and hallways to the apartments. The entrance door to apartment 6 leads to the entrance hallway.

Entrance Hallway 
23' 1'' x 3' 9'' (7.03m x 1.14m) (maximum measurements)
The entrance hallway has carpeted flooring, double panelled radiator, a spiral staircase leading to the first floor, a double glazed window to the front aspect, wall mounted heating control thermostat, two ceiling light fittings, a wired smoke detector, RCD electric consumer unit and a wall mounted telephone entry system. There are doors leading into the bathroom, bedroom one and the living room.

Living Room 
12' 6'' x 11' 0'' (3.81m x 3.35m)
The living room is dual aspect with two double glazed windows to the front and side front aspects, carpeted flooring, two double panelled radiators, a ceiling light fitting, a television point and a telephone point with Broadband connectivity (subject to subscription). The room opens through into the kitchen.

Kitchen 
11' 3'' x 6' 3'' (3.43m x 1.90m)
The kitchen is fitted with a range of light wood effect wall and base units with stainless steel handles and roll edge work surfaces over the low level units. There is a stainless steel sink and draining board with modern chrome mixer tap and ceramic tiled splashbacks, a four ring stainless steel gas hob inset to the work surface with a wall mounted stainless steel extractor canopy with built in light fitting over, and below the hob there is a built in stainless steel and glass fronted fan assisted electric oven. There is provision for a washing machine and upright fridge/freezer, recessed ceiling spotlight fittings, a wired smoke detector and a wall mounted gas combination boiler. In addition there is a feature obscured double glazed window to the side aspect. The kitchen is finished with wood effect vinyl cushion flooring.

Bedroom One 
12' 11'' x 11' 3'' (3.93m x 3.43m)
Bedroom one has carpeted flooring, a double panelled radiator, a ceiling light fitting, an obscured double glazed window to the side aspect and a television point.

Bathroom 
7' 2'' x 6' 4'' (2.18m x 1.93m)
Comprising a panelled bath with modern chrome mixer tap, shower attachment, and wall mounted glass shower screen. There is fully ceramic tiled walling around the bath and shower area, a pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash backs, and a low level WC with push button flush. In addition there is vinyl cushion flooring, recessed ceiling spotlight fittings, an extractor fan, and a single panelled radiator.

First Floor Landing 
The spiral staircase rises to the first floor landing where there is continuation of carpeted flooring, a ceiling light fitting, a wired smoke detector, an arch topped double glazed window to the front aspect and a door leading into bedroom two.

Bedroom Two 
10' 1'' x 8' 11'' (3.07m x 2.72m)
This bedroom has two low level double glazed windows to the front and side front aspects, carpeted flooring, a double panelled radiator, television point, and a ceiling light fitting. This room is complemented with original feature beams and joists. There is a low level door which leads into a storage room.

Storage Room 
21' 10'' x 15' 4'' (6.65m x 4.67m)
Accessed via a low level door and offers huge potential to make alterations to the apartment to incorporate the use of this room, subject to any relevant consents being obtained by the freeholders, and any building regulations required.

Tenure 
The tenure of the property is leasehold, on a 125 year lease from 1 June 2007. There is a current ground rent of approximately £200.00 per annum and a current service/maintenance charge of approximately £1000 per annum fixed until 2019. This information has been provided by the vendor and has not been verified by the agent.

Council Tax 
The property is in Band A.

Agent's Note 
The photographs shown were taken prior to the existing tenant having residency and are only to be relied upon as an example of how the apartment has previously looked. We were not granted permission to use photos with the current tenants belongings on show.

Current Income from Rental 
The property is currently tenanted and we have been informed by the vendor that the monthly income is £425.00. This would bring a 6.375% annual yield based on an £80,000 purchase.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
29 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Newark North Gate (0.2 mi)
  • Newark Castle (0.4 mi)
  • Rolleston (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Jon Brambles, Newark

1-3 Barnby Gate, Newark, NG24 1PX

01636 377057 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jon Brambles, Newark

1-3 Barnby Gate, Newark, NG24 1PX

01636 377057 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Newark North Gate (0.2 mi)
  • Newark Castle (0.4 mi)
  • Rolleston (4.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jon Brambles, Newark

1-3 Barnby Gate, Newark, NG24 1PX

01636 377057 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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