3 bedroom apartment for sale

Langham House Close, Ham Common,Richmond.

£539,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning combination of style and location !
  • Its iconic architect Sir James Stirling now commemorated annually in the Stirling Prize for Architecture.
  • This exceptional example is a rarely available top floor 3 bedroom version with views out to Ham Common.
  • Lounge/dining room over 6 metres across, two rear bedrooms overlooking communal gardens and a 3rd front bedroom/office flooded with light from its floor to ceiling window.
  • The interior retains many of its original features including exposed brick walls and squint, concrete mantel and corbel and restored original servery and kitchen units.
  • There is a BALCONY off the kitchen area looking across local woodland.
  • OFFERED WITH THE ADVANTAGE OF A SHARE OF THE FREEHOLD,
  • Super location to the side of picturesque Ham Common with its traditional pub, village pond and cricket pitch.
  • Grade 11 Star listed by English Heritage - in the top percentile of their important buildings.

Full description

Tenure: Share of Freehold

A rarely available TOP FLOOR THREE BEDROOM APARTMENT in this exceptional example of 1950s modernism.

The architects were Stirling & Gowan of whom Sir James Stirling was a leading architect of the latter 20th century and is commemorated annually in the Stirling Prize for Architecture.

The property is Grade 11* listed by English Heritage and enjoys a super location
to the side of picturesque Ham Common with its traditional pub, village pond and cricket pitch.

The innovative layout comprises lounge/dining room over 6 metres across, two rear bedrooms overlooking communal gardens and a 3rd front bedroom/office flooded with light from its floor to ceiling window. The interior retains many of its original features including exposed brick walls and squint, concrete mantel and corbel and restored original servery and kitchen units.

There is a BALCONY off the kitchen area. The balcony and lounge enjoy delightful views of the local woodland and Ham Common.

OFFERED WITH THE ADVANTAGE OF A SHARE OF THE FREEHOLD.

GARAGE ALSO AVAILABLE BY SEPARATE ARRANGEMENT.

ENTRANCE PORCH:
With double doors to .....

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALL:
Stairs to 2nd floor landing and door to flat. An allocated lockable cupboard is located in the ground floor communal store.

'L' SHAPED ENTRANCE HALL:
Doors to all rooms and double doors to storage cupboard also housing the hot water store.

LOUNGE/DINING ROOM: Abt 19'11 x 11'5 (6.07m x 3.47m)
Windows to two aspects including open view of the Common, bespoke designed gas fire inset within chimney stack in stock brick with concrete mantel and corbel, squint through to the kitchen,
electric radiator, sliding wooden doors to original servery.

KITCHEN: Abt 16'10 x 5'5 (5.14m x 1.66m)
Entrance with pantry to one side, double door store above with fitted shelves and inbuilt fridge freezer to the other. Restored original units and hardwood worktop/drainer, stainless sink and mixer tap, spaces for cooker and washing machine, windows to front and to side and glazed door through to...

BALCONY: Abt 5' x 5' (1.55m x 1.55m)
With balustrade.

BEDROOM ONE: Abt 14'7 x 9'8 (4.44m x 2.95m)
Window to rear aspect with views across gardens, further fanlight windows, electric radiator, sliding door into walk in wardrobe with internal light, mirror and power sockets.

BEDROOM TWO: Abt 14'7 x 7' (4.44m x 2.14m)
Window to rear aspect over gardens, electric radiator, double doors to inbuilt wardrobe cupboard with hanging and shelving.

BEDROOM THREE: Abt 10'10 x 6'11 (3.31m x 2.12m)
Floor to ceiling window to leafy front aspect, electric radiator.

BATHROOM:
Heated towel rail and electric radiator, wash hand basin with tile splashback, WC, panel enclosed bath with tile surround.Casement window.

OUTSIDE:
Shared gardens to the rear of the block.
About 50m from the entrance to the block, Langham House Close leads directly onto the open spaces of Ham Common with its traditional village pub, pond and cricket pitch. The avenue of lime trees crossing the Common leads on to the pathway to Ham House (NT)

LEASE: 999 Years from 1958

MAINTENANCE CHARGE : 185.00 pcm.

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Added on Rightmove:
06 February 2018

Nearest stations

  • Teddington (1.1 mi)
  • Strawberry Hill (1.3 mi)
  • Hampton Wick (1.3 mi)
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315 Richmond Road Kingston Upon Thames KT2 5QU

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Nearest stations

  • Teddington (1.1 mi)
  • Strawberry Hill (1.3 mi)
  • Hampton Wick (1.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Mervyn Smith, Ham

315 Richmond Road Kingston Upon Thames KT2 5QU

020 8012 2134 Local call rate

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