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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Trinity Close, Ashby-De-La-Zouch LE65 2GT

Sold STC £155,000

Property Description

Key features

  • First floor 1 Bed Apartment
  • Imposing Period Mansion
  • Extensive Communal Gardens
  • Spacious Accommodation
  • 22ft Sitting Room | Grade II
  • 19ft Dining Kitchen
  • 15ft Bedroom + Wardrobes
  • Art Deco En Suite
  • Prestigious Location
  • NO CHAIN | EER: 'E'

Full description

A great opportunity to acquire a spacious one-bedroomed, first floor apartment (Grade II listed) located within a prestigious period mansion - enjoying extensive and established southerly-facing communal lawned gardens. The property offers versatile accommodation and requires tasteful internal refurbishment. There is a garage and parking to the rear. For sale with NO UPWARD CHAIN. The apartment boasts an imposing portico entrance, large rooms with high ceilings and the opportunity to convert the accommodation to add a second bedroom. A look inside reveals: a communal reception hall, staircase to the first floor, the apartment hall, a separate toilet, grand 22ft sitting room, a good-sized 19ft open-plan dining kitchen, internal storeroom, a large 15ft bedroom with bespoke timber panelling, walk-in wardrobes with full-height storage cupboards and an Art Deco-style en suite bathroom. Indeed a spacious apartment well worth internal inspection. Please call us and we'll gladly arrange a viewing.

The Location - The ancient, historic market town of Ashby (with its famous 15th century castle) almost certainly dates back to Roman times. Later, in the early 19th century, it became a spa town. Many of the Georgian style buildings that you now see were built to accommodate visitors to the Baths. Today, Ashby de la Zouch is a thriving and bustling town within the National Forest and enjoys a wide range of good shops, schools, pubs, churches and local amenities. The nearby M42 motorway gives easy access to the M1, M5 and M6 and many other Midland towns and cities. The town is also convenient for the Nottingham East Midlands airport.

Entrance - An imposing pillared entrance with original half-glazed doors with skylet opens into the communal entrance hall.

Communal Entrance Hall - With parquet wood flooring, moulded cornice and a spindled staircase rising to the landing on the first floor.

First Floor Landing - With an opaque glazed panelled door to the:

Apartment Entrance - With moulded cornice, archway and dado rail. An wall-mounted entrance telephone, central heating radiator, and a built-in twin door cloakroom cupboard. A feature southerly-facing sash window overlooks the extensive private lawned gardens.

Sitting Room - 6.71m 3.05m x 4.88m 2.74m max (22' 10" x 16' 9" ma - (11' 4" min). The focal point of this large living room is the Adam-style fireplace with marble-effect inset and hearth incorporating an electric coal-effect fire. Deep skirting, two central heating radiators, TV and telephone points, a wall light and a feature original sash window facing the south-facing garden. A door to the storage room, and a glazed sliding door and stairs descending to the dining kitchen.

Walk-In Storage Room - 2.13m 0.00m x 1.52m 0.61m (7' 0" x 5' 2") - Housing the modern wall-hung combi gas boiler. Coved cornice and shelving.

Open-Plan Dining Kitchen - 5.79m 0.30m to bay x 3.66m 0.00m max (19' 1" to ba - Fitted with a range of pine fronted base and drawer units and matching wall cupboards. There's an inset one and a half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap. Roll-edged worktops and complementary tiled splashbacks. Space and gas point for a cooker. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher, and a space for a fridge. Central heating radiator, coved cornice and vinyl flooring. Ample space for a dining table and chairs. A double glazed sash window overlooking communal lawns. PLEASE NOTE: Subject to the necessary consents being obtained, it may be possible to re-configure the layout of the dining kitchen to create a second bedroom with en suite, if required.

The Bedroom - 4.88m 2.13m x 4.57m 3.05m (16' 7" x 15' 10") - This superb large bedroom has high ceilings and quality timber panelling to one wall which incorporates matching hidden doors that lead to a walk-in wardrobe area, and an en suite bathroom. Two central heating radiators, three wall lights and a telephone point. There's a double glazed sash window to the side, and a feature single-glazed sash window overlooking the delightful private south-facing gardens.

Walk-In Wardrobes - Concealed by a door in the wood panelling in the bedroom. There is a range of floor-to-ceiling fitted wardrobes with top cupboards.

Stylish En Suite Bathroom - 2.44m 2.13m x 1.83m 0.61m (8' 7" x 6' 2") - Comprising: a period suite by Twyford: a panelled bath with separate hot and cold taps and an electric shower over, a large square bowl pedestal wash hand basin with a vanity mirror over and a wall light either side. A heated towel rail and attractive Art Deco wall and ceiling tiles and mirrors.

Outside -

Garaging To The Rear - There is a single garage contained in a small garage block to the rear of the property, and parking.

Extensive South-Facing Gardens - To the front of the mansion there is a gravelled driveway. The magnificent private lawned gardens are shared with the occupants of the other apartments, and boast a backdrop of mature trees, a water fountain and a 'secret garden'.

And Finally... - A spacious first floor apartment located within an imposing Grade II listed period mansion - enjoying extensive private communal gardens. Requires some tasteful refurbishment but viewing is highly recommended. Available with NO UPWARD CHAIN.

Leasehold Details - Service Charge: £180 per annum (Jan 1st 2016 - Jan 2017).
Ground Rent: £25 per calendar month (2016/17).
Building Insurance: £171 per annum (March 31st 2016 - March 31st 2017).
Length of lease: 999 year lease which commenced in 1975.
Council Tax band: A

How To Get There - From our NEWTON FALLOWELL office in the heart of ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH: Turn left into Market Street. Go straight on across two mini-islands into Kilwardby Street. In a 150 metres or so, turn left into Trinity Close. Follow the road around to the right and, in a short distance you will see a large house on the right. Turn right and park on the gravelled driveway. Flat three is via the main pillared entrance and up the stairs. Identified by our 'For Sale' board. POST CODE for SAT NAVS: LE65 2GT.

Please Note - SERVICES: All mains are connected. The services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by Newton Fallowell and no guarantee as to their operating ability or their efficiency can be given. MEASUREMENTS: Please note that room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest tenth of a metre measured from wall to wall. The imperial equivalent is included as an approximate guide for applicants not fully conversant with the metric system. Room measurements are included as a guide to room sizes and are not intended to be used when ordering carpets or flooring. TENURE: Leasehold - with vacant possession on completion. Newton Fallowell recommend that purchasers satisfy themselves as to the tenure of this property and we recommend they consult a legal representative such as a solicitor appointed in their purchase.

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