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2 bedroom apartment for sale

York Mews, Alton, Hampshire

Sold STC £239,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Alton Station & Waitrose store within 1/3rd mile (Waterloo - minimum journey time 67 minutes) - High Street within 0.4 mile
  • Reception hall, twin aspect drawing/dining room, cream fronted kitchen, 2 double bedrooms, luxury refitted white bathroom, garage, lovely communal gardens
  • Triple aspect with interesting townscape views
  • Classique style internal doors with brass finished handles, moulded architraves and skirting boards
  • Excellent layout with independent access to all rooms from hall
  • Majority corniced or coved ceilings - power points at user friendly height - communal entryphone system
  • Electric heating and hot water on Superdeal/Economy 7
  • Built by Hollybourne Developments Limited in detached 3 storey block of just 6 apartments

Full description

A classically designed and well presented 2 double bedroom top floor apartment in a prestigious Regency style 1980s development and benefiting from replacement uPVC double glazing, an enhanced kitchen and refitted bathroom, and a garage set within landscaped lawned gardens.

Location 
York Mews lies between the town centre and the station, the apartment being on the North Westerly side of this private development, a no-through road which consists of apartments of varying designs and sizes together with five town houses. The development has extensive tree studded communal gardens which adjoin the grounds of Alton House Hotel with the novelty of the Watercress Steam Railway Line forming the Southerly perimeter. The neighbourhood also has local shops on Normandy Street, Kings Pond, churches (St Lawrence and St Mary's RC), a cinema, a real ale inn, and doctors and dentists surgeries. Steeped in Civil War history, Alton also has Sainsbury's and M & S stores, further national stores, restaurants, a library, museum and art gallery, schools, further education college, a sports centre, health and bowls clubs, and, on the outskirts, two golf courses.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Portico 
Communal entryphone system, block pavioured threshold, lighting. Double glazed replacement main front door with matching side screens to:-

Communal Hall 
Carpeted, dado rails, coved ceiling, lighting. Part glazed door to matching rear hall - alternative double glazed replacement door to outside also leading to garaging. Metal balustraded stairs turning to:-

Second Floor 

Landing 
Reverse L-shaped - Velux wooden framed rear window. Part glazed door to entrance vestibule, push button light, electric meter box. Swept head panelled personal front door with brass furniture to:-

Reception Hall 
Ornate corniced and smooth finished ceiling with downlighting. Latticework covered storage heater, double phone point. Entryphone system with automatic door release. Built-in cloaks cupboard. Built-in airing cupboard - recessed Heatrae Sadia Megaflo High Efficiency water heater. Hatch to loft with light.

Drawing / Dining Room 
18' 8'' x 11' 9'' (5.69m x 3.58m)
Twin aspect - front and side - enjoying interesting townscapes and view over hotel grounds. Elegant Georgian style decorative fireplace, marble style back and raised hearth, and white pillared mantelpiece with coal effect electric stove. Ornate corniced and smooth finished ceiling, latticework covered storage heater, TV and satellite aerial point (subject to tariff).

Kitchen 
11' 7'' x 6' 10'' (3.53m x 2.08m)
Rear aspect. Presenting soft closing cream fronted units with brushed chrome finished bar handles and worktop lighting also with inset white French style one and a quarter bowl single drainer ceramic sink with waste disposal unit and white tiled splashbacks. Well provided with floor cupboards, top and tower of drawers, light textured effect laminated worktops and matching double pelmetted wall cabinets with corner cleaning cupboard. Creda Hotpoint electric cooker (ceramic hob, double oven), AEG illuminated cooker hood, plumbing for washing machine, space for condenser drier, spaces for further appliance and corner fridge/freezer. Downlighting, marble effect vinyl floor.

Master Bedroom 
14' 10'' x 12' 5'' (4.52m x 3.78m)
Including feature archway towards dressing area at side. Front aspect along York Mews to Normandy Street. Downlighting, coved ceiling, Dimplex slimline heater.

Bedroom Two 
11' 7'' x 10' 4'' (3.53m x 3.15m)
Rear aspect including rooftop view to wooded embankment of Watercress Line and Kings Pond. Coved ceiling.

Luxury Bathroom 
Re-equipped with white suite, chrome finished fittings, white tiling, mosaic detail and aqua blue backed acrylic to visible walls. Affording deep panelled bath with mixers and separate Triton shower fitting, glazed screen and circular shower curtain rail, pedestal wash basin with mono tap and soft closing WC. Terracotta style ceramic tiled floor, downlighting, Velux wood framed window.

Outside 

Garage 
17' 1'' x 8' 8'' (5.20m x 2.64m) externally
Approached by leaving rear door of communal hall, proceeding right handed and then left handed down the close, the garage being second on the right of four at right angles to the road in a small block. Brick elevations, pitched tiled roof, open loft area. Adjacent screened bin store.

Communal Gardens 
Are a particular feature of the development and are laid mainly to lawn with flower borders, shrubberies, hedging, mature trees, a network of paths, seating areas and lighting.

NB 
(a) Please note we understand that our vendor clients own a share in the freehold and have acquired a new 999 year lease. (b) Photographs shown may include general scenes of the communal gardens and development.

Directions 
From the Sainsbury's mini-roundabout, proceed on Drayman's Way, Alton's inner relief road towards the station. Continue ahead at the next mini-roundabout. At the following Police Station mini-roundabout, turn right onto Normandy Street. Then turn first right into York Mews. Continue down the road. The apartment is in the facing block directly after the recessed parking area on the left.

NOWEAL615090 

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Added on Rightmove:
13 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Alton (0.1 mi)
  • Bentley (4.9 mi)
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78 High Street, Alton, GU34 1EN

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78 High Street, Alton, GU34 1EN

0142087379 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Alton (0.1 mi)
  • Bentley (4.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Warren Powell-Richards, Alton

78 High Street, Alton, GU34 1EN

0142087379 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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