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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Marine Court, St. Leonards-On-Sea


Property Description

Key features

  • Iconic Grade II Listed Building
  • 24 Hour Porter Service
  • One Bedroom Apartment
  • Share of Freehold
  • Refurbished in 2014
  • Double Glazing
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Passenger Lift
  • Close to Numerous Cafes, Restaurants & Galleries
  • Short Walk to Mainline Railway Station

Full description

Wyatt Hughes are delighted to bring to the market this tastefully decorated and well maintained one bedroom apartment on the first floor of the iconic Marine Court building with its numerous architectural features located on St Leonards seafront. Designed by architects Kenneth Dalgleish and Roger K Pullen, with overt references to the Cunard White-Star Liner Queen Mary, Marine Court was completed in 1938 and was an early pioneer of steel-frame construction – as well as being the tallest residential block in the country at the time. The apartment also boasts fitted kitchen with appliances included, dining/sitting area and bathroom/w/c with large original bath. The building benefits from 24 hour porter service, beautiful original passenger lift and a constant communal hot water supply. Numerous cafes, galleries and restaurants are within a short stroll in addition to the mainline railway station with direct links to London. With a share in the freehold company and a long lease please contact Wyatt Hughes for further information and viewings. TENANT CURRENTLY IN PLACE. EPC RATING E

Communal Entrance (B) - accessed via the impressive entrance "B", sought after as this is where the porters desk is located, well maintained original lift and stairs to first floor.

Private Front Door - original glazed door.

Entrance Hall - centre light fitting.

Bed / Living Room - 4.27m x 4.27m (14' x 14') - double glazed window, original electric panel heater, centre light fitting, tv point, carpet.

Bathroom - original large 1930's cast iron bath, modern integrated shower with shower screen, part tiled walls, original integrated chrome heated towel rail, wash hand basin under, low level w/c, mirror with shelf, lino flooring.

Dining/Sitting Room - 3.35m x 1.83m (11' x 6') - double glazed window, electric panel heater, tv point, carpet.

Fitted Kitchen - range of working surfaces with cupboards and drawer under also cupboards over, part tiled walls, integrated electric hob, integrated electric oven, free standing fridge, washing machine.

Lease & Charges - The block is currently approximately halfway through a programme of major refurbishment work, which is scheduled to include the complete redecoration and re-carpeting of the first floor corridor where the apartment is located in 2016. Service charges include maintenance of communal areas and facilities (lifts, hot water supply etc.), employment of Concierge team and House Manager, buildings insurance, plus contribution to annual major works budget.
Share in the freehold company, recently renewed 999 year lease. Annual service and maintenance charge for 2015 was £5194.98 (£433pcm equivalent) and is expected to remain the same for 2017, billed half-yearly in advance. Service charges are set annually by the resident owned freehold company in which this apartament has a voting share. They are expected to reduce once major works programme is completed.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 August 2016


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