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The Blue Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth

Sold STC £649,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Floor Duplex Penthouse
  • 2 Large Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • En-suite to Master Bedroom
  • Two Large Balconies
  • Front Door Access via either 6th or 7th Floor
  • Massive Well Equipped Kitchen
  • Open Plan Living Area
  • Secure Undercroft Parking
  • Magnificent Views of Gun-wharf Quays, the Solent and The Isle of Wight

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

OUTSIDE Gunwharf Quays is arguably one of the south coast's most exclusive addresses, which combines dazzling contemporary architecture, highly specified apartments and superb amenities to present an extraordinary lifestyle opportunity.

Built as the Jewel in Portsmouth's Crown, Gunwharf Quays is a vibrant and exciting place to live and is within close proximity of the city centre, Old Portsmouth, the Historic Naval Base and Dockyard, which play host to HMS Victory and HMS Warrior.

Gunwharf Quays is a great example of where the old and new have come together in harmony.
There are easy to reach rail services to the capital, ferry services to France, Spain and the Isle of Wight as well as a motorway network right on your doorstep.

At Gunwharf Quays you can shop at over 95 designer outlets, eat at one of 30 cosmopolitan bars & restaurants, work it off at the health & fitness centre, catch a film at the 14 screen Vue cinema, bowl at the 26 lane Bowlplex, laugh with the comedy club, dance the night away at Tiger Tiger, then at the end of the day relax back at your very own apartment. 

6TH FLOOR Take the lift from the spacious and welcoming reception area of The Blue Building to the 6th Floor where you are met with one of the two front entrances to the apartment. 

HALLWAY 9' 7" x 5' 8" (2.93m x 1.75m) Through the door you come into a spacious hallway which leads you to the Living/Dining/Kitchen areas, the Family Bathroom and storage cupboard. The hallway has light modern carpet underfoot and is decorated in neutral colour, giving this part of the apartment a bright and welcoming feel. There are downlighters in the ceiling, temperature control, smoke alarm and a door bell. 

CLOAKROOM 6' 5" x 3' 10" (1.97m x 1.19m) Fitted to a high specification with Villeroy & Boch wall hung basin, mixer tap and WC with concealed cistern. There are modern ceramic tiles to the floors and 1/2 tiled walls, light decor, chrome electric heated towel warmer, extractor and under floor heating. 

STORAGE CUPBOARD 5' 10" x 2' 9" (1.79m x 0.84m) Often modern apartment lack space to store things however this apartment doesn't disappoint. Housing the fuse box, electricity meter and space to store those every day items, this cupboard is a welcome addition. 

LIVING/DINING ROOM 23' 8" x 17' 0" (7.22m x 5.19m) Facing in a westerly direction, this apartment enjoys plenty of natural day-light through the majority of the day and with full height patio doors across the entire length of this room, thats over 7 meters in length, this room is bright warm and very welcoming.

In the living/dining area there is light modern carpet underfoot with light decor throughout, there are vertical blinds across the entire window length. The room also enjoys ceiling downlighters, air conditioning and has the added convenience of TV and Sky points and telephone socket.

The kitchen area has ceramic tiled flooring and has individually designed kitchen cupboards, made from light wood with black marble worktop and up stand, this kitchen is ideal for the serious chef or for the social entertainer. There is a light wood, extendable centre island with bottle storage, cupboards and 4 chairs.

Appliances:
* AEG Stainless Steel integrated fan assisted Oven
* Stainless Steel surround Ceramic Hob
* Stainless Steel Extractor Hood
* Integrated combination microwave
* Electrolux Skyline Dishwasher
* 1 1/2 bowl Under slung stainless steel sink
* AEG Lavamat Washer/Dryer
* Electrolux Full Height Fridge Freezer 

HALLWAY 7' 6" x 6' 7" (2.29m x 2.02m) Through the second front door from the 7th floor you come into a spacious hallway which leads you to the Family Bathroom, the Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2 and the airing cupboard. The hallway has light modern carpet underfoot and is decorated in neutral colour, again giving this part of the apartment a bright and welcoming feel. There are downlighters in the ceiling, temperature control, smoke alarm. 

MASTER BEDROOM 14' 4" x 14' 6" (4.386m x 4.43m) The master bedroom has full height windows along its entire length looking out over the second balcony. There is a two door, mirrored wardrobe giving ample hanging and shelving space. Underfoot is a modern light carpet and the room is decorated in light clean shades. The windows have vertical blinds, there are ceiling downlighters, a telephone point and air conditioning. 

MASTER BEDROOM ENSUITE 7' 5" x 4' 11" (2.28m x 1.51m) Light ceramic floor and half wall tiles, a double smoke glass shower cubicle fitted shower and fully tiled walls. Finished with some nice touches such as a glass shelf, a mirror door cupboard with light over, Villeroy & Boch sink and Low Level WC, extractor ceiling downlighters and a chrome electric heated towel warmer. 

7th Floor  

BEDROOM 2 15' 0" x 9' 6" (4.59m x 2.90m) With full height patio doors the length of the room leading to the second balcony this room is light and bright.
There is modern carpet underfoot and light colour decor throughout. There is a double mirror sliding door wardrobe with ample hanging and shelving space. Finished with ceiling downlighters and a telephone point. 

BALCONIES TWO (ONE OF EACH FLOOR) 5' 6" x 23' 7" (1.7m x 7.21m) As a duplex apartment there is a balcony on each floor giving uninterrupted views across Portsmouth Harbour, Gunwharf Quays, The Solent and The Isle of Wight. These balconies are larger than the average in Gunwharf Quays and are constructed of decked floor, glass panelling and each has a sliding screen to help manage the sunlight. 

FAMILY BATHROOM 7' 6" x 5' 6" (2.29m x 1.69m) Ceramic floor and wall tiling, Villeroy & Boch white suite comprising of wall hung low level WC with concealed cistern, sink with mixer tap and bath with shower over and full tiling in shower area. There is a chrome towel warmer, ceiling downlighters and extractor. 

OUTSIDE There is secure undercroft car parking and security gates opening onto a private residents garden.
There is a modern and well kept secure communal entrance way into the blue building, with lifts to all floors. 

Tenure - Leasehold
Council Tax Band "F"
Management Charges Approx £2000pa Ground Rent-Approx £200pa 

Apartment Specification INDIVDUALLY DESIGNED KITCHEN
Granite worktops with 100mm up stand and back plate above hob
Stainless steel integrated fan assisted single electric oven
Stainless steel combination microwave
Stainless steel surround ceramic hob
Stainless steel extractor hood and light
Integrated fridge freezer
Integrated dishwasher
Washer/Dryer
One and a half bowl under mounted stainless sink and chrome mixer tap
Ceramic tiled floor

QUALITY BATHROOMS
Villeroy & Boch Subway range wall hung basin and WC, conceal cistern with stone conglomerate counter-top.
Thermostatically controlled showers to all bathrooms
Mirrored cabinet with shaver socket and light to master en-suite a mirror to family bathroom
Full height tiling to shower cubicle and around bath with half height tiling behind sanitary ware
Myson Petite chrome electric heated towel warmer to all bathrooms
Ceramic tiled floors

HEATING,INSULTATION & WATER SERVICES
Electric under floor heating with mains pressure hot water
Comfort cooling to living room and master bedroom
Individual thermostatic controls to all rooms
Electronic programming for separate heating and hot water system
Sealed unit double-glazed windows

HOME ENTERTAINMENT & COMMUNICATIONS
Communal TV aerial and satellite link with wiring for Sky Plus link
Digitally compatible TV/FM aerial points to living room and all bedrooms
Your video or DVD player, digital or satellite decoder can be received at any TV point.
Telephone points are provided in the living rooms and all bedrooms

DOORS & INTEERNAL JOINERY
Eucalyptus veneer internal doors
Chrome finish door furniture
Profiled skirting and architrave
Sliding doors with multi-point locking system to terraces

ELECTRICAL & LIGHTING
Down lighters in kitchen, living room and bathrooms
Low energy down lighters to hall and bedroom two
Dimmer switch to living room and bedrooms
Low voltage under unit lighting to kitchen
ExterSECURITY & PEACE OF MIND
Cover under Zurich Scheme
Mains fed smoke detector with battery back-up fitted to hall
High security lock to front door plus viewer
Multi-point locking system to all windows
Audio/Video link and door release via purchasers telephone handset and televisionnal lighting to balconies and terraces

FINISHING TOUCHES
Wood veneer staircase to duplex units
Built-in wardrobes with sliding glass doors to master bedroom with shelf and hanging rail 

VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT THROUGH MARINA LIFE HOMES LTD All measurements quoted are approximate and are for general guidance only. The fixtures and fit-tings, services and appliances have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. These particulars are believed to be correct, but their accuracy is not guaranteed and therefore they do not constitute an offer or contract. 


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12 July 2017

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  • Portsmouth & Southsea (0.6 mi)
  • Fratton (1.3 mi)
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02382 200522 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Portsmouth Harbour (0.2 mi)
  • Portsmouth & Southsea (0.6 mi)
  • Fratton (1.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marina & Hampshire Life Homes, South Coast

11 The Boardwalk, Port Solent, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4TP

02382 200522 Local call rate

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