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2 bedroom flat for sale

Apt 44 Riverside House Ripon HG4 1AZ

Under Offer £127,500

Property Description

Key features

  • No Chain
  • Top floor apartment with Balcony which is presented in superb decorative order
  • Lift and stairs to all floors

Full description

No Chain – is only one of the benefits of this excellent, top floor apartment with Balcony which is presented in superb decorative order; specifically designed for independent living and located at the rear of Riverside House which offers beautifully maintained, communal gardens in a riverside setting, conveniently placed approx 500 yards from Ripon’s historic Market Place No 44 offers light and airy accommodation being on the top floor and having a lovely outlook over Ripon rooftops. Briefly comprising: Communal Entrance Hall. Personal Reception Hall, Lounge/Dining Room with Balcony, fitted Breakfast Kitchen, two Bedrooms and Bathroom. Other advantages include a lift and stairs to all floors, fitted wardrobes in the main Bedroom, Maple style Kitchen units, uPVC sealed unit double glazed windows including French doors to the Balcony, electric night storage/convector heating, security system, smoke/heat detectors, video entry system and house Manager.
Ripon is one of the smallest City’s in England with a central Market Place which is one of the largest and is surrounded by impressive architecture, shops, banks, building societies, coffee shops and restaurants. The library, post office and local hospital are also conveniently located. There is a regular bus service to Harrogate and the Borough Council operates concessions for the retired. The apartments are sold on a 125 year lease (from 1996 approximately 105 years remaining) Relatives etc. may purchase along with father/mother – over 55 and must be named on lease – Deed of Covenant required. There is a laundry room on the first floor for the sole use of the residents’ and there is a comfortable, residents’ lounge on the ground floor overlooking the communal, front gardens and the picturesque River Skell.


Communal Entrance Hall: Intercom/door entry for all the apartments. Stairs and lift to the upper floors. Resident’s Lounge and house Manager’s Office


Reception Hall: Via panelled entrance door with brass furniture. Ceiling coving. Access to roof void. Telephone point. Wall mounted night storage heating. Deep cupboard providing useful storage and housing hot water tank and linen shelves.
Lounge/Diner: French doors with side windows leading to the Balcony. Central feature fireplace with marble style surround and hearth and having a coal effect electric fire. TV point. Ceiling coving. Intercom/door entry system. Wall mounted night storage heater. Open to:
Breakfast/fitted Kitchen: Twin ornamental, open archways. A range of Maple style units are fitted at floor and wall heights with laminate working surfaces and inset, brown sink. Contrasting ceramic wall tiles to working areas with patterned border and inserts. Breakfast bar. Built in electric oven with four range hob and extractor over. Space for fridge freezer and plumbing for washing machine/dishwasher. Wall mounted electric heater.

Bedroom 1: Window to the front elevation. Built in furniture comprising one double and two single wardrobes providing hanging space and shelves. Matching bedside cabinet. Ceiling coving. TV point. Wall mounted night storage heater.
Bedroom 2/Dining Room: Window to the front elevation. Ceiling coving. Wall mounted convector heater.
Bathroom: Three piece, Whisper Peach coloured suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and panelled bath with plumbed shower over. Contrasting ceramic wall tiles with patterned border. Extractor fan. Electric light/shaver point over basin.
Communal Gardens: All the residents have access to the beautiful gardens at the front of the house adjacent to the picturesque River Skell together with paved, patio/seating area and summerhouse.


Directions: Leaving Ripon on the A61 Harrogate Road turn left, immediately after the river bridge into Barefoot Street then left again over the second river bridge and then left again into Williamson Close where the Main entry to Riverside House in on the left hand side


Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Vinden Estates on 01765 606885.


Agents Notes: The purchaser will be required to provide information regarding the source of funding as part of the Offer handling procedure.
Leasehold: The property is Leasehold with a 125 year lease commencing 1996 (105 years remaining). Service charge is £130.02 p.c.m including buildings insurance etc plus a contribution to the house sinking fund of 0.5% of purchase price per annum paid monthly.
There is a charge of £160 payable annually to Riverside Village.

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21 June 2016


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