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Alexandra House, 47 Rutland Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1

PROPERTY TYPE

Flat

BEDROOMS

2

BATHROOMS

2

SIZE

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Key features

  • Two bedroom
  • Shower room
  • Kitchen diner
  • Ideal investment
  • No chain
  • Excellent amenities wthin Leicester Cultural Quarter
  • Heated towel rails in the bathrooms
  • Smart Electricity and Water meters fitted
  • Keyless Entry via WIFI Enabled electronic door locks

Description

Completed in 1897, Alexandra House was designed by Leicester architect Edward Burgess for Faire Bros. Ltd, one of the largest boot and shoe lace manufacturers in the world. All the ground floor windows are embossed with a floral design integrating the company name and the building is clad in buff terracotta with a polished marble plinth. Alexandra House was restored in the early 2000s and was converted into 175 apartments, the majority being studio, one and two-bedroom apartments with only a handful of three-bedroom apartments being made.

Having been refurbished to a high standard whilst maintaining its original features, this apartment stands in the converted wages department of the conversion, and still features the original vault in the main bedroom. Accommodation comprises in brief; entrance hall with storage and bathroom accessed off, open plan living/kitchen/dining space. Main bedroom with fitted wardrobe space and en-suite shower room, and second double bedroom situated opposite the main bathroom. The apartment comes with underground secure valet parking.

The apartment would make an ideal first time buy or investment with an expected rent of £1100pcm.

Situated in Leicester's vibrant city centre within close proximity to the Highcross shopping centre which offers a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. Also having excellent transport links close by with the ring road and Leicester Train Station a short distance away.

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GARDENA property has access to an outdoor space, which could be private or shared.
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Alexandra House, 47 Rutland Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1

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  • Leicester Station0.3 miles
  • South Wigston Station3.7 miles
  • Syston Station4.4 miles
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About the agent

Spencers Estate Agency, Leicester

27 - 30 Halford Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 1JB

Spencers Estate Agency, Leicester

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With two highly regarded universities, Leicester is a popular city for investors. It’s brimming with things to see and do. It’s state-of-the-art, award-winning venues include Curve, Highcross Shopping Centre and the National Space Centre. The M1, Junction 21, or 22, pro

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