1 bedroom apartment for sale

16 Chevin House, 51 High Royds Drive, Menston, LS29

Under Offer £50,000

Property Description

Key features

  • A TOP floor (second) ONE bedroomed MODERN apartment
  • Available on a 50% or 75% SHARED OWNERSHIP basis*
  • (*criteria applies).
  • Modern BATHROOM and KITCHEN with INTEGRATED HOB, OVEN with a WASHER/DRYER
  • Allocated CAR PARKING space and VISITOR spaces
  • In PROXIMITY to MENSTON village, its amenities and TRAIN STATION
  • IDEAL for the FIRST TIME BUYER

Full description

A modern and easy to manage second (top) floor apartment, situated in the prestigious High Royds/Chevin Park locality adjoining Menston village. Ideal for the First Time Buyer or Down-Sizers being available on a shared ownership basis.

Providing two bedroomed accommodation and in proximity to Menston village & train station.
Accessible to Guiseley, Otley, Yeadon and the Airport. Modern Kitchen and Bathroom with good-sized bedrooms. .

The property is set in beautiful manicured communal gardens in grounds of approx 200 acres, including woodland, cricket pitch and tennis courts. With convenient access to the village of Menston and Guiseley centre, both localities having a train station. Accessible to the Yorkshire Dales via the A65 and in proximity to Otley and Ilkley. Yeadon town and the Airport. Commuting via road or rail transport links to Bradford and Leeds.

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE
Access via key to either front or rear entrances.

PRIVATE ENTRANCE
Access via key on the second floor.

HALLWAY
Wall heater and carpet floor finish. Doors leading to Lounge, Bedrooms and Bathroom.

STORAGE CUPBOARD
Housing the electrical consumer unit.

CYLINDER CUPBOARD
Housing the hot water cylinder and with a shelf for airing clothes.

LIVING ROOM
16' 2" x 10' 11" (4.94m x 3.35m) PVCu door to a 'Juliet' style single balcony. Two electric heaters. Combined television, satellite and telephone point. Video intercom. Carpet floor finish. Open plan archway to the Kitchen.

KITCHEN
8' 7" x 6' 3" (2.63m x 1.91m) Two timber double glazed windows Range of base and wall units with down-lights to part tiled walls and to a timber effect work surface with rolled edges, stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, extractor over a hob and electric oven and integrated washer/dryer. Down-lights and vinyl floor finish.

BEDROOM
14' 5" x 12' 1" (4.40m x 3.70m)
Two timber double glazed windows. Vertical blinds. Electric wall heater. Telephone point. Television point. Carpet floor finish.

BATHROOM
6' 7" x 5' 6" (2.01m x 1.69m)
Downlights. Extractor. Part tiled walls. Three piece bathroom suite in white encompassing low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and panelled bath with hand shower over and shower screen. Heated ladder towel rail. Vanity light and shaver point. Vinyl floor finish.

COMMUNAL GARDEN
Delightful communal gardens to enjoy and car park is located at the rear. One allocated parking space and visitor parking available.

COUNCIL TAX
Online enquiries have confirmed the Council Tax is band 'A'.

SERVICE CHARGE / GROUND RENT
With leasehold apartments there is always a service charge for covering buildings insurance and maintenance externally in addition to the communal areas.
The vendor has advised that this is approx. Service Charge/Ground Rent/Buildings Insurance 68.40 pcm, Admin Fee 16.33 pcm as at August 2016.
If you are purchasing on a 50% or 75% shared ownership basis there is also rent to pay which is 125.00 pcm (50%) or 62.50 (75%) as at August 2016.

HOW DOES OWNERSHIP WORK
It is designed for people who normally would not be able to get on the housing ladder. It reduces the cost of buying a property by the purchaser taking a share of the property, normally a percentage; say 50% or 75% which is shared with a housing association or other body. For Shared Ownership the purchaser then pays a rent to the housing association for the other remaining percentage. The vendor has advised the rent for this property on a 50% shared ownership basis (i.e. for the housing associations' 50%) is 125.00 pcm for 2015/16 (62.50 for 75%)

CAN I BUY MORE?
Normal purchases consist of 50% or 75% on a shared ownership basis. Further shares may be purchased 12 months later.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
The housing association insists on the following criteria...
a) you cannot be a home owner
b) you must live or work in the local area
d) must not currently own a property
e) a formal application must be made to Your Housing Group

CRITERIA
The Housing Association specifies the following BASIC criteria *:
Applicants must live and/or work in the local area..
You must not currently own or co-own a property.
Applicants must not earn more than 60,000 per household.
*This is a non-exhaustive list and the Housing Associations' decision is final

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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Menston (0.6 mi)
  • Guiseley (1.0 mi)
  • Burley-in-Wharfedale (1.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Blue Residential, Guiseley

86 Otley Road, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 8BH

01943 678323 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Menston (0.6 mi)
  • Guiseley (1.0 mi)
  • Burley-in-Wharfedale (1.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Blue Residential, Guiseley

86 Otley Road, Guiseley, Leeds, LS20 8BH

01943 678323 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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