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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Burlington Mansions East, Boscombe, Bournemouth BH5 1AT

Offers in Region of £160,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Exquisite European design one bedroom 1st floor apartment.
  • A short walk to the Blue Flag beaches
  • Recent quality refurbishment throughout
  • Perfect first home, investment or holiday home
  • Gym availiable 24/7 and concierge service
  • Located within iconic Burlington Mansions Grade 2 listed building
  • Allocated parking space: worth its weight in gold this close to the beach
  • No chain
  • Communal gardens and roof terrace, perfect for BBQ's
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Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

This beautifully presented apartment has European influences, style & design throughout high ceilings & set within the east wing of Burlington Mansions, a stunning Grade 2 listed building. Minutes from the beautiful sandy beaches of Boscombe. A perfect 1st home or investment @ c. 5.44% gross yield.

This apartment is stylish, welcoming and oozes quality throughout. Burlington Mansions itself is full of charm and character this property in particular has high ceilings, tall windows which flood the property with natural light. The vendors have completely refurbished the property to the highest quality. The living spaces have engineered oak flooring and sculptured feature cornices. There is a beautiful feature tiled focal point with changeable mood display fire with variable settings; fire effects, river scene, aquarium. The living dining room has LED lights set in the ceiling panel.

It may be difficult to choose your favourite room in this apartment the kitchen has been designed really well thought through. Not only is the space bright and inviting, it has a large window making it a really nice space to prepare meals. The kitchen units are tall meaning you have extra storage space for all important items.

The bedroom is large in size and has a feature illuminated alcove ceiling. At the foot of the bed is a beautiful feature wall pocket, perfect to display a vase of flowers or create some clever additional storage.

The bathroom has been designed to maximise the space availiable. The laundry can be done in here as there is a socket for the washing machine, this has generated additional space in the kitchen which is really beneficial. The bathroom lighting is fantastic there is an infinity mirror and LED lights under the bath which is a lovely mood setter if you enjoy having a bath after a hard day. There has been a new electric shower and water cylinder installed, maintenance and efficiency therefore would be low.

Burlington Mansions is within a few minutes walk to the award winning Boscombe beach and within walking distance to the main high street and shops in the pedestrian precinct. Other benefits include video security surveillance, telephone & TV aerial points, resident concierge, and well maintained communal gardens. There is a fully equipped on-site gym which is split over two levels, the top floor for weights and there are mats the lower level includes the machines for cardio workouts. Use and maintenance of the gym is included in the maintenance budget for the building. Outside there is a communal terrace at the rear of the building which is a gorgeous space to enjoy a barbecue and has additional seating for the owners to enjoy.

Burlington Mansions itself is a beautiful piece of architecture, the property was previously a Victorian hotel overlooking Bournemouth beach which has been converted into a number of beautiful apartments. The main entrance hall is grand and stylish. The telephone entry system gives access to Burlington Mansions via its traditional solid wooden revolving door, the reception has a beautiful feature fireplace and large glass chandelier. The car parking space is precious given the close proximity to the beach.

The famous Urban Beach restaurant is a 2 minute walk inland and beach front sister restaurant Urban Reef is located 2 minutes in the opposite direction. If you can choose between the two, both will make a world class breakfast and a perfect setting to watch the sunset.

Boscombe Manor beach is part of a 7 miles of award winning beaches. If you are feeling energetic you can walk on the beach or the promenade all the way to the famous Sandbanks beaches and Poole Harbour, the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world.

In addition to watersports, the area has a big cycling and walking community to explore Dorset's Jurassic Coast.

Boscombe shops are only a few minutes walk away, where there is a Sainsburys supermarket and it is only a couple of miles to the famous Castlepoint Shopping Centre.

Bournemouth Railway Station is 1.5 miles away and has direct routes to London and Manchester. You are 2.3 miles to the Wessex Way with at least dual carriageway to the New Forest, Southampton and the UK motorway network. Bournemouth International Airport is just 5.6 miles from Burlington Mansions. It is the fastest growing airport in the UK. From neighbouring Poole there are daily ferries to France and the Channel Islands.

The local bus service is excellent and if you are new to Bournemouth, you won't be disappointed. A mix of high street and quirky shops, as well as first class independent stores. The nightlife, the number of eateries and coffee shops are regularly featured on TV demonstrating Bournemouth's appeal. There is top entertainment at the Bournemouth International Centre and the Pavilion Theatre as well as numerous cinema screens.

Bournemouth and Poole have become major employment hub's within the South of England; Bournemouth is home to the headquarters of JP Morgan, Nationwide, Vitality Health, LV. In Poole there is Sunseeker Marine, Barclays International, Merlin Entertainments and the RNLI.

The local dentist is Boscombe Gardens Dental practice just 0.3 miles away, The doctors is Shelly Manor Medical Practice 0.3 miles from the property. Bournemouth Hospital is just 2.6 miles away which has an A&E department.

This is a lovely, modern and beautifully finished flat. This flat would make an ideal first home or investment property home with a circa 5.44% gross yield calculated on £725 PCM. Or a great lock up and leave holiday home.

The whole apartment has been refurbished and it is being sold with no chain. Take a suitcase and more in, there would be nothing you need to do to make this property any more homely.

This home includes:

  • Entrance Hall

    2.22m x 0.98m (2.1 sqm) - 7' 3" x 3' 2" (23 sqft)

    The entrance hall has painted plaster walls and celling. The flooring is engineered oak and is beautiful. The telephone entry system is located on the wall and the electric box can also be found in the hallway. The electric wall sockets and light switches are stainless steel. There are 4 LED wall spot lights. Wired in smoke alarm.

  • Living Room

    4.49m x 4.38m (19.6 sqm) - 14' 8" x 14' 4" (211 sqft)

    The living room has painted plaster walls and celling and the engineered oak flooring continues through the living space. There are two wall mounted electric convector radiators and all of the electric sockets and light switches are stainless steel. The windows are double glazed with wooden frames and compliment the building perfectly. There is layered stone effect tiling on the chimney breast, which is a beautiful feature of this room. The celling lights are LED and have mood settings plus in the chimney breast there is a mood effect fire with variable settings.

  • Kitchen

    2.2m x 1.84m (4 sqm) - 7' 2" x 6' (43 sqft)

    The kitchen walls are painted plaster, there is a white splash back tiles surrounding the grey work tops. The double glazed windows have wooden painted frames. The wall and base units have a soft touch close, the grey work tops have a stainless steal sink inset in them which has a single drainer. The lighting in the kitchen has spotlights in the celling and all of the wall and light switches are stainless steel effect. The hob and oven are both LOGIK. The hob has 4 heating rings, built in over head extractor fan.

  • Bedroom

    4.75m x 3.03m (14.3 sqm) - 15' 7" x 9' 11" (154 sqft)

    The bedroom has painted plaster walls and celling, the windows are double glazed with wooden painted frames. The flooring is fitted carpet. The chimney breast has layered stone effect tiles. The lighting is LED and the wall sockets and light switches are stainless steel effect. The electric convector radiator is wall mounted. There are fitted high gloss soft close and touch opening wardrobes.

  • Bathroom

    2.2m x 1.67m (3.6 sqm) - 7' 2" x 5' 5" (39 sqft)

    The walls in the bathroom are mostly tiles, the remainder and ceiling are painted plaster. There is a grey wood effect tile splash back and white marble effect tile flooring. There is a built in wall storage unit with a soft close door. The lighting in the bathroom is LED spotlights and there is an LED panel under the bath. There is a wall mounted heated towel rail. The bathroom has a bath with a brand new electric shower overhead, a wash basin and WC. The brand new water cylinder is housed in the cupboard. There is an electric shaving point and an infinity mirror.

  • Parking

    Parking is bay 100.

  • Patio Area

    To the rear of the building there is a barbecue terrace above the garage block. This is shared with all the flats in the block.

  • Gym

    There is a 2 floor gymnasium to the building with a large range of free weights and machines.

  • Please note, all dimensions are approximate / maximums and should not be relied upon for the purposes of floor coverings.

Additional Information:

  • Council Tax is Band A £1035.54 Per Year

  • Great investment opportunity circa 5.44% gross yield based on £725 PCM rent

  • Virgin Media TV and Broadband available

  • Pets and Holiday lets allowed

  • Lease is 125 years from 2001, 110 years remaining

  • Council Tax:

    Band A

  • Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Rating:

    Band E (39-54)

  • Ground Rent:

    £62.5 Every 6 Months

  • Service Charge:

    £662.5 Every 6 Months

  • Service Included:

    Service and maintenance charge includes a concierge, full use of the on site gym, lift maintenance, building maintenance, car park maintenance, communal cleaning and external window cleaning. CCTV. Reserve fund currently at £46,724
If you would like to know any further information about Burlington Mansions or the surrounding area please do not hessitate to ask.

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