2 bedroom apartment for sale

Monks Close, Penrith

£162,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Immaculate Modern Second Floor Apartment
  • Excellent Views Across Penrith to the Lakeland Fells
  • 2 Double Bedrooms + Bathroom
  • Living Room + Dining Kitchen
  • Gas Fired Central Heating + uPVC Double Glazing
  • Communal Gardens with Drying Area + Bin Store
  • Private Parking Space
  • EPC Rate C

Full description

Positioned at the head of the cul-de-sac, on the northern side of Penrith, 30 The Orchard is an immaculately presented, modern apartment, built and run to a high standard throughout, on an elevated site with fine views across Penrith to the Lakeland Fells. The accommodation comprises: Communal Hallway with a security entry system, Hallway, Living Room, Dining Kitchen, 2 Double Bedrooms and a Bathroom with a shower over the bath. On the landing there is a walk in Store with lighting. Outside there is a Private Parking Space, a Communal Drying Area and Bin Store and a Shared Garden Area. The property also has the benefit of Gas Central Heating and uPVC Double Glazing.

Location - From the centre of Penrith, head up Castlegate, cross over the two mini roundabouts and drive down Brunswick Road. At the bottom of the hill, follow the road to the left and then move into the left hand lane and keep left into Stricklandgate. Cross over the mini roundabout, the road has now become Scotland Road. Follow the road around the right hand bend and then take the first right hand turn into Monks Close. Keep to the left and up the rise to The Orchard.

Amenities Penrith - Penrith is a popular market town with a population of around 15,000 people and facilities include: infant, junior and secondary schools with a further/higher education facility at Newton Rigg College. There are 5 supermarkets and a good range of locally owned and national high street shops. Leisure facilities include: a leisure centre with swimming pool, climbing wall, indoor bowling, badminton courts and a fitness centre as well as golf, rugby and cricket clubs. There is also a 2 screen cinema and Penrith Playhouse. Penrith is known as the Gateway to the North Lakes and is conveniently situated for Ullswater and access to the fells, benefiting from the superb outdoor recreation opportunities.

Services - Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity are connected to the property.

Tenure - The vendor informs us that the property is leasehold, with a term of 999 years from 2004. The leaseholders own the freehold by way of a limited management company. There is an annual service charge of £400, which includes the care of the communal areas and the building insurance. The council tax band is band B.

Viewing - STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT WITH WILKES-GREEN + HILL

Accommodation -

Landing - 2.18m x 1.04m (7'2 x 3'5) - With locked walk in store cupboard with lighting and security light.

Entrance - Through a uPVC double glazed door, at ground level, with security entry system and lighting.

Communal Stairway - With stairs and cupboard housing the electric meter.

A panel door leads to the:

Vestibule - With a MCB consumer unit , a single radiator and a panel door to the:

Hall - Having a security entry phone, a single radiator and a recessed coat cupboard. Panel doors lead off to the bedrooms and multi panel glazed doors lead to the kitchen and:

Living Room - 4.14m x 4.85m (13'7 x 15'11) - A living flame gas fire set in a marble effect hearth and back, with a polished wood surround and there are: TV/satellite points, telephone point, double radiator and coving to the ceiling.

A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front with fabulous views across Penrith to the Lakeland fells

Dining Kitchen - 2.90m x 4.50m (9'6 x 14'9) - Fitted with a range of wood effect wall and base units with a chipped stone effect work surface incorporating a stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink with an "Insinkerator" waste disposal, mixer tap and tiled splash back. The kitchen is equipped with a built in electric oven and gas hob with a cooker hood above, an integrated "Electrolux" dishwasher, fridge and a freezer. The ceiling is coved and there is pelmet lighting, a TV aerial point & telephone point and a single radiator.

A uPVC double glazed window faces to the front with views across Penrith to the Lakeland fells

Bedroom One - 3.35m x 3.86m (11' x 12'8) - Having a uPVC double glazed window to the side and built in wardrobes providing hanging and shelving space. There is a TV aerial point, telephone point and a single radiator.

Bedroom Two - 3.45m x 3.20m (11'4 x 10'6) - Having a double glazed "Velux" window to the rear, asingle radiator and built in wardrobes, providing hanging and shelving space, TV point and housing the gas fired combi boiler which provides the hot water and central heating.

Bathroom - 2.29m x 2.13m max (7'6 x 7 max) - Having a uPVC double glazed velux window to the rear and fitted with a white three-piece suite, having a shower bath with mains shower over, waterproof boarding around and a clear curved screen. The wash basin and toilet are set in a vanity unit with a concealed cistern and a storage cupboard. There is a mirror and light with a shaver socket above the basin and a chrome heated towel rail.

Outside - To the front of the building is a block paved parking area with one allocated space for number 30.

There is a shared drying area and bin store to one side of the apartment building and to the other is a shared gravel seating area interspersed with shrubs.


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14 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Penrith (0.7 mi)
  • Langwathby (4.1 mi)
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Wilkes-Green & Hill Ltd, Penrith

9+10 Angel Lane, Penrith, CA11 7BP

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Wilkes-Green & Hill Ltd, Penrith

9+10 Angel Lane, Penrith, CA11 7BP

01768 200012 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Penrith (0.7 mi)
  • Langwathby (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Wilkes-Green & Hill Ltd, Penrith

9+10 Angel Lane, Penrith, CA11 7BP

01768 200012 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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