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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Plestowes Close, Shirley

Withdrawn from Market £110,000

Property Description

Key features

  • First floor apartment
  • Open plan lounge/diner
  • One bedroom. Convenient location
  • Ideal investment opportunity with an estimated gross yield of 4.9%
  • EPC Rating D

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

The property is situated in a very convenient location within a few minutes drive of the excellent shopping and commercial amenities available on the Stratford Road, Shirley. Local schools, bus services and recreational and social amenities are all close by and the commercial centres of Solihull, Birmingham, Redditch and other Midland towns are within daily commuting distance. There is a junction on Stratford Road between Shirley and Hockley Heath on to the M42 motorway which provides speedy access to Birmingham International Airport, Birmingham International Railway Station, the Midlands motorway network and the National Exhibition Centre. 

6 Plestowe Close is approached via a communal entrance with intercom system and stairs leading up to the first floor where number 6 can be found on the right hand side. 

WELCOMING ENTRANCE HALLWAY With useful storage cupboard, loft void, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and shelving. 

OPEN PLAN LOUNGE DINER 10' 5" x 14' 10" (3.20m x 4.53m) With a wealth of light due to the wall to wall UPVC windows and UPVC door leading out onto the balcony area overlooking the communal grounds. Feature fireplace with electric fire and wooden surround. 

KITCHEN AREA 6' 5" x 14' 1" (1.96m x 4.31m) Fitted with a range of wood fronted base and drawer units under a laminate worktop surface, integrated sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over, four ring electric cooker with oven and grill set below and extractor set above, tiling to splashback surrounds, integrated Zanussi washing machine and integrated Hotpoint free standing fridge freezer, cupboard housing the Potterton boiler and further matching cupboards. 

BEDROOM ONE 9' 9" x 13' 3" (2.99m x 4.05m) A spacious double bedroom with ample space for double bed and free standing wardrobes, window to front elevation. 

BATHROOM Fitted with a white three piece suite comprising:- bath with electric Triton shower fitment above and shower screen, low level WC and hand wash basin. 


COMMUNAL AREA With useful outside storage cupboard. 

Subjective comments in these details imply the opinion of the selling Agent at the time these details were prepared. Naturally, the opinions of purchasers may differ.

Money Laundering: We have in place procedures and controls which are designed to forestall and prevent Money Laundering. If we suspect that a supplier, customer/client, or employee is committing a Money Laundering offence as defined by the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, we will in accordance with our legal responsibilities disclose the suspicion to the Serious Organised Crime Agency.

Agents Note: We have not tested any of the electrical, central heating or sanitaryware appliances. Purchasers should make their own investigations as to the workings of the relevant items. All room measurements and mileages quoted in these sales particulars are approximate.

Fixtures and Fittings: All those items mentioned in these particulars by way of fixtures and fittings are deemed to be included in the sale price. Others, if any, are excluded. However, we would always advise that this is confirmed by the purchaser at the point of offer.

Tenure: The property is Leasehold with 125 years remaining.
Service Charge: £33 per month

Services: All mains services are connected to the property.

Local Authority: Solihull Borough council

Postal Address: The correct postal address of the property is understood to be 6 Plestowe Close, Shirley, Solihull B90 3QA

Land: It is suggested that prior to exchange of contracts, prospective purchasers walk the land and boundaries in order to satisfy themselves as to the exact area of land they are purchasing and also to check all fixtures and fittings either included or excluded in the sale. 

To complete our quality service, John Shepherd is pleased to offer the following:-

Free Valuation: We would be pleased to carry out a free valuation and market appraisal of your property entirely without obligation. Please contact us to make the appropriate appointment.

Residential Lettings and Management: If you are interested in letting out your property or are considering renting a property, please contact 01564 771776.

Professional Survey Department: If this property should not meet your requirements and you decide to purchase a property not marketed by ourselves, we would be delighted to offer our professional services to you should you require an independent survey on the property you intend to purchase. We offer a full range of professional surveys including the RICS Home Buyers' Survey and Valuation Reports, and full Building Surveys. For professional survey and valuation advice therefore, please do not hesitate to contact our Survey Department on 01564 786626.

John Shepherd Conveyancing: Very competitive fixed price rates agreed with our panel of local experienced and respected Solicitors. Please contact this office for further details or go to

John Shepherd Financial Services: John Shepherd works with Lomond Mortgage Services offering face to face mortgage advice to suit your needs. We are part of one of the UK's largest award winning mortgage brokers and can offer you expert mortgage advice, searching over 11,000 different mortgages from 90 lenders to find the right deal for you. Please contact us for details or to arrange a free appointment.

John Shepherd, for themselves and for the vendors of the property whose agents they are, give notice that these particulars do not constitute any part of a contract or offer, and are produced in good faith and set out as a general guide only. The vendor does not make or give, and neither John Shepherd and any person in his employment, has an authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property. 

It is not to scale and is intended to show the approximate relationship of one room to another, with an indication of the main fixtures and fittings 

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22 February 2017


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