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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Palace Vaults, The Barbican, Plymouth, PL1 2NA

Removed £159,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Apartment
  • Grade II Listed Building with Character
  • Long Lease & Share of Freehold
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Lounge/Dining & Kitchen Area
  • Approx 91sqm (979sqft)
  • Family Bathroom
  • Airing Cupboard
  • Historic Location
  • EPC C-76

Full description

Tenure: Share of Freehold

A delightfully spacious, two double bedroom, characterful, second floor apartment within this historic Grade II Listed building. Located in the heart of the Barbican, conveniently nestled amongst its maze of historic vibrant cobbled streets with eclectic shops, quayside restaurants, cafes and bars to enjoy. Within a moment's walk of Plymouth City Centre with Drake Circus shopping mall, the historic Hoe Promenade and for cultural venues such as the Theatre Royal and the Barbican Theatre offering a host of headline shows and acts.

From New Street in the Barbican, a private lane leads to the building's front door with security entry door system to all apartments, via an inner vestibule with post boxes, lift and stairs leading to all floors. From the second floor landing the apartment is conveniently positioned opposite the lift.

The front door leads into an inner entrance vestibule and through into a central hall with original character beams and doors off to all rooms. The lounge/diner is an impressive room with dual aspect offering ample natural light, sitting and dining areas, and an opening through into a deceptively spacious kitchen with character beams. The 'L-shaped' kitchen has modern fitted units, integrated Neff oven, Hotpoint four ring electric hob with filter over, 1.25 sink with drainer, slimline dishwasher, space and plumbing for washing machine/dryer and space for a larder fridge/freezer.

The two double bedrooms offer ample space for freestanding wardrobes and double beds, and windows looking to the east, allowing the morning light to fill the rooms. The modern family bathroom incorporates a deep bath with electric Aqua Galaxy shower over and central taps, a recessed sink with mirror over and a low level w.c. Adjacent to the bathroom is a good size airing cupboard which provides excellent storage for vacuum cleaner, etc. and houses the Accorlade hot water system.

The central heating is via an electric storage and convection heating.

Outside the property offers an entitlement to the Residents Permit Parking Scheme. The building also has communal storage facility ideal for bikes, surfboards, etc.  

AGENTS NOTE: The residents have purchased the Freehold of the development with each apartment owning an equal share.  


ENTRANCE VESTIBULE 3' 1" x 5' 3" (0.95m x 1.62m)  

HALL 28' 4" x 3' 9" (8.65m x 1.15m)  

LOUNGE/DINER 25' 0" x 9' 4" (7.64m x 2.87m)  

KITCHEN 15' 1" x 7' 7" (4.62m x 2.33m)  

MASTER BEDROOM 12' 10" x 9' 9" (3.92m x 2.99m)  

GUEST BEDROOM 12' 10" x 9' 9" (3.93m x 2.98m)  

BATHROOM 8' 2" x 6' 5" (2.51m x 1.98m)  

AIRING CUPBOARD 6' 0" x 3' 10" (1.83m x 1.18m)  




LEASE INFORMATION: We understand the apartment is held on long Lease for a term of 999 years from 2015 and the owner of each apartment owns a share of the Freehold. We further understand that the property is subject to an annual service charge of approximately £1,090 and there is no ground rent. The above information is provided in good faith although we would recommend that prospective purchasers consult their own solicitor for formal verification. 


LOCAL AUTHORITY: Plymouth City Council 


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Added on Rightmove:
19 September 2016

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