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Waterside Court, Whipcord Lane, Chester, CH1

Added on 06/04/2022
Matthews of Chester, Chester






Key features

  • A high quality student studio apartment
  • Ground floor
  • Ensuite shower room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Communal numbered parking area
  • Short walk from The Garden Quarter
  • EPC rating C

Property description

Tenure: Leasehold

A high quality ground floor student studio apartment, within a select development, a short walk from the Shropshire Union Canal and the thriving Garden Quarter.

Bespoke constructed for student occupation in 2014, Waterside Court comprises 37 student studio apartments in total, as well as having the benefits of a communal parking area, a communal kitchen, a communal laundry room, and a Cloud Student Homes Site Manager on site. The location of Waterside Court could not be more convenient for access to the main Exton Park University Campus, as well as the thriving Garden Quarter with its various amenities and facilities, the historic Roman city of Chester, and the attractive Telfords Warehouse/Shropshire Union Canal basin which is directly opposite Waterside Court itself. Of appeal to investment purchasers or parents of students planning to attend Chester University, the studio flats within Waterside Court achieve a rental income of between £105 and £110 per week inclusive of bills on a 48 week contract. The apartment itself has the benefit of double-glazed windows, and connections to a communal gas-fired central heating/hot water system, and the building itself has connections to mains water, mains electricity, mains gas, and mains drainage. The accommodation of the flat is described in detail below.

Communal Entrance Hall

With access to the private accommodation of the subject apartment as follows.

Sitting Room/Bedroom

20' 0" x 9' 4" (6.1m x 2.84m)

This room has the benefit of a bay window, grain effect flooring, a fitted study desk and drawers, a television point, a telephone point, radiator, intercom entry telephone, and an inner doorway leading to an ensuite shower/wet room.

Ensuite Shower/Wet Room

8' 2" x 7' 9" (2.5m x 2.36m)

With open shower area, thermostatically controlled twin head shower fitting, wash hand basin with monobloc mixer tap, WC, mirrored medicine cabinet, tiled walls, sealed flooring, fan, and disabled provision.


Waterside Court has a communal numbered parking area with parking spaces available to rent upon application.


The property has the benefit of and is subject to a leasehold title. The lease is 125 years in length dating from 22nd May 2014, and is subject to a variable annual ground rent currently set at £225 per annum, and a variable annual service charge to cover items of communal expense and maintenance, but not including the bills relating to the apartment itself. This service charge is payable in two halves, the January to June payment currently being set at £1221.09 and the July to December payment currently being set at £1221.09. Specific bills relating to the studio apartment itself in terms of heating, lighting, broadband, and electricity, are payable separately.

Communal Kitchen

There is a communal kitchen/sitting room area on the ground floor for use by all of the students within Waterside Court.


From Chester proceed out of the city down Lower Watergate Street, continuing under The Watergate itself and past the Chester Racecourse. After a further short distance turn right into South View Road and then left into Whipcord Lane, and after a further short distance Waterside Court itself will be observed in its position on the left hand side.

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Waterside Court, Whipcord Lane, Chester, CH1


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Chester Station0.9 miles
  • Bache Station1.1 miles
  • Capenhurst Station4.9 miles
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Matthews of Chester, Chester

15 Lower Bridge Street Chester Cheshire, CH1 1RS

Made in Chester in 1986

With a reputation for experience, knowledge and integrity, Matthews has been serving the Chester property market for 35 years.

Matthews began as a family business in 1986, and we've grown to become one of Chester's most trusted estate agents.

We are proud of our strong heritage; utilising our extensive knowledge and experience to deliver bespoke property services for investors, buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants.

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