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4 bedroom apartment for sale

Foregate Street, Chester

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Luxury Duplex Apartment
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Two Bathrooms
  • South Facing Balcony
  • Skyline Views
  • Two Secure Undercroft Parking Spaces
  • Convenient Location
  • EPC Rating C

Full description

A tastefully presented FOUR BEDROOM, two bathroom fourth and fifth floor LUXURY DUPLEX apartment with STUNNING SOUTH FACING BALCONY, SKYLINE VIEWS towards the river, two secure undercroft PARKING SPACES and an extremely convenient location WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF THE CITY CENTRE, river and railway station.

A tastefully presented FOUR BEDROOM, two bathroom fourth and fifth floor LUXURY DUPLEX apartment with STUNNING SOUTH FACING BALCONY, SKYLINE VIEWS towards the river, two secure undercroft PARKING SPACES and an extremely convenient location WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF THE CITY CENTRE, river and railway station.

Brief Description - One of the finest properties within the 156 development, The Penthouse is particularly well presented, larger than average and has the benefit of unrivalled skyline aspects. The location of the property is also especially good, being within walking distance of fast and efficient mainline services to London and other significant areas of the country from the Chester General Railway Station, as well as also being within easy reach of excellent connections to the wider North West road communications network via nearby junctions with the A55 expressway, A41, A51 and M53 motorway. A comprehensive array of cultural, historic, educational, recreational, retail and employment facilities within the Roman city of Chester are also within walking distance. The apartment itself has the benefit of double glazed windows, five CCTV cameras in the communal area which can be viewed via the television system in the subject property, economy seven electric off-peak heating, an intercom entry telephone system, a pressurised (megaflow) hot water heating system (electrically heated), connections to mains water, mains electricity and mains drainage, numerous other high quality fittings, and the following extensive accommodation which is described in detail below.

Communal Entrance Hall - With communal stairway and lift leading to the fourth floor communal landing and then to the private accommodation of the apartment as follows.

Entrance Area - 7'6" max x 7'0" (2.29m max x 2.13m) - With electric storage heater, intercom entry telephone, ceiling downlighter, inner doorways leading to the cloaks cupboard and cloak room, and wide open throughway leading to the sitting/dining room.

Sitting/Dining Room - 21'8" x 18'1" (6.60m x 5.51m) - An impressive entertaining space with access to the railed balcony, superb skyline views, ceiling downlighters, electric storage heaters, television point, spiral staircase leading to the upper floor, double inner doors leading to the kitchen, and inner passageway leading to the fourth floor second bedroom.

Cloaks/Airing Cupboard - 5'1" x 2'11" (1.55m x 0.89m) - With electricity RCD/circuit breaker control panel, fitted shelving and electrically heated high capacity, high pressure megaflow hot water cylinder.

Cloakroom/Wc - 6'9" x 2'8" (2.06m x 0.81m) - With contemporary style white suite having chromium/gold effect fittings comprising wash hand basin with tiled splashback and Monobloc mixer tap, WC, coat hooks and electrically heated ladder style towel rail/radiator.

Kitchen - 10'8" x 7'3" (3.25m x 2.21m) - With high quality grained range of wall units, display units, floor cupboards and drawers with granite effect work surfaces, tiled splashbacks, ceiling downlighters, pelmet downlighters, grain effect flooring, one and a half bowl single drainer sink unit with chromium mixer tap, wine rack, fitted four ring halogen electric hob with stainless steel/glass hood above, separate electric oven/grill, telephone point, integrated refrigerator/freezer, integrated dishwasher, and points and space for a washing machine.

Fourth Floor Second Bedroom/Guest Suite - 16'2" x 9'11" (4.93m x 3.02m) - With access onto the railed balcony, superb skyline views towards the River Dee and Chester Meadows, electric panel heater, fitted range of wardrobes and storage cupboards, and inner doorway leading to the en-suite bathroom.

En-Suite Bathroom - 8'8" x 6'9" max (2.64m x 2.06m max) - With contemporary style white suite having chromium/gold effect fittings comprising panelled bath with side glass shower screen, combination mixer tap/shower fitting, and thermostatically controlled shower unit, wash hand basin with Monobloc mixer tap and facing mirror with side lighting, hidden cistern WC, range of bathroom cabinets and extensive shelved storage cupboards, high quality tile style flooring, ceiling downlighters, fan, tiled walls and an electrically heated ladder style towel rail/radiator.

Balcony - 32'0" x 9'1" max (9.75m x 2.77m max) - A south facing superb covered external seating area including magnificent atrium window with access from the sitting/dining room, as well as the second bedroom, railed edging, tiled flooring, external lighting and superb far reaching skyline views over the Grosvenor Park and towards the Chester Meadows and River Dee.

Mezzanine Main Bedroom - 23'4" x 16'3" max (7.11m x 4.95m max) - An impressive room with stunning atrium window providing far reaching views, spiral staircase leading from the fourth floor sitting/dining room, upper and lower sections, the upper being given over the bedroom area, and the lower effectively providing a landing space/seating area, with inner doorways leading to the third and fourth bedrooms. This mezzanine master bedroom also has a telephone point, television point, electric panel heater, access to a roof void space and inner doorways leading to a dressing room and en-suite bathroom.

Dressing Room - 9'6" x 6'6" (2.90m x 1.98m) - With well designed access doors forming a wardrobe style mirrored door entry, ceiling downlighters/pelmet downlighters, and an extensive open fronted range of wardrobes, shelving and storage space.

En-Suite Bathroom - 9'11" x 6'9" (3.02m x 2.06m) - With contemporary style white suite having chromium/gold effect fitting comprising large panelled corner jacuzzi bath with curved glass shower screen and fitted thermostatically controlled shower unit, as well as a combination mixer tap/shower fitting, cabinet style wash hand basin with Monobloc mixer tap, hidden cistern WC, tiled flooring, shaver point, range of bathroom cabinets with pelmet downlighting, fan, ceiling downlighters, tiled walls and an electrically heated ladder style towel rail/radiator. The passageway access to this en-suite bathroom also forms a fire exit for this floor of the apartment.

Bedroom Three - 13'9" x 9'9" (4.19m x 2.97m) - With electric panel heater, ceiling downlighters and television point.

Bedroom Four - 13'9" x 8'6" (4.19m x 2.59m) - With ceiling spotlights.

Outside - The property has the benefit of shared use of a central communal courtyard area, as well as a secure undercroft garage within which two parking spaces are allocated to the apartment itself.

Tenure - The property is of leasehold tenure having the benefit of 150 year lease dating from 1st January 2000. This lease being subject to a Peppercorn annual ground rent, and a variable annual service charge to cover items of communal expense and maintenance, currently set at £2508 per annum. A particular feature of this apartment is the fact that the freehold title to the building in its entirety, as well as the communal areas, is vested within a management company, a shareholding of which will be transferred to the eventual purchaser upon legal completion. Prospective purchasers should be aware that the lease relating to the property precludes the ownership of pets within the apartment.

Directions - On foot from the Agent's offices, proceed to the top of Lower Bridge Street, turning right and continuing along Pepper Street, past the Amphitheatre and for a further distance onto Grosvenor Park Road. As Grosvenor Park Road bears to the left, proceed straight ahead along the pedestrian walkway, after which, the building within which the subject apartment is situated will be located on the left hand side. Access to the development and the undercroft garage is gained via Dee Lane.

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