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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Norfolk Gardens, off Duffield Road, Derby

Sold STC £87,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Internal Inspection Essential
  • Close to Derby University
  • Top Floor Apartment
  • GCH & UPVC Double Glazing
  • Refurbished Interior
  • Re-Fitted Kitchen & Bathroom
  • off Duffield Road
  • Double Bedroom
  • Close to Derby City Centre
  • Car Standing

Full description

A DELIGHTFULLY PRESENTED, ONE-DOUBLE-BEDROOMED, TOP-FLOOR APARTMENT enjoying a well-established location off Duffield Road, close to the Broadway, within easy access of Derby City Centre, Derby University, and Darley Park. The apartment has been the subject of an extensive refurbishment scheme over recent years, and as a result, internal inspection is highly recommended. being a top-floor apartment, the property enjoys a high degree of privacy and elevated views, and having the benefit of gas central heating and UPVC double glazing, the private accommodation briefly comprises: -

Entrance Hall with intercom phone, Utility area, pleasant Lounge, Inner Hall, re-fitted Kitchen, Double Bedroom, and re-fitted Bathroom. Outside, there is car standing and mature, communal gardens.

The Property - A second-floor, which is also the top floor, apartment in a purpose-built block, which in the past twenty-four months has been the subject of an extensive scheme of refurbishment by the existing vendor, to offer a delightfully appointed interior ideal for the professional person(s) or investor(s). The property is approached via a private security door with intercom phone, with communal hall, stairs and landing leading to the private accommodation, via an entrance hall with useful utility area, pleasant lounge with large picture window to the front, inner hall with useful built-in double cloaks cupboard, excellent kitchen which was refitted in 2015 with stylish modern grey fitments and integrated appliances, and new gas central heating boiler installed in 2015, double bedroom to the rear, and bathroom which was refitted in 2015 with modern sanitary ware and shower. Outside, there are car standing spaces, and mature communal gardens. We understand there is the opportunity to rent a garage, by separate arrangement.

Location - The apartment enjoys a well-established residential location off Duffield Road, close to the Broadway traffic island within minutes walking distance of Darley Park for picturesque riverside walks, yet also within walking distance of Derby city centre and amenities, and Derby University.

Directions - When leaving Derby city by vehicle, proceed north on Duffield Road, the A6, continuing on Duffield Road at the Five Lamps junction before taking the last left, before the Broadway traffic island, into Beech Drive and then right into Norfolk Gardens. The apartment is situated to the left-hand side.

Viewings - Strictly by prior appointment with the Sole Agents, Gadsby Nichols. REF: R12673

Accommodation -

Ground Floor - Security entrance door opening to the communal hall, stairs and landings, leading to the: -

Private Acommodation - Having the benefit of gas central heating, and UPVC double glazing, the detailed accommodation comprises: -

Entrance Hall - Having front entrance door, security intercom phone to the ground floor, security door, and laminate flooring.

Utility Area - Having plumbing for automatic washing machine, and venting for tumble dryer.

Lounge - 4.06m x 3.33m (13'4" x 10'11") - Having large, UPVC double glazed picture window to the front enjoying elevated views, laminate flooring, central heating radiator, and TV point.

Inner Hall - Having laminate flooring, and useful built-in double cupboards.

Kitchen - 2.49m x 1.75m plus (8'2" x 5'9" plus) - These measurements are 'plus recess'.
Having been refitted in 2015 with stylish grey fitments comprising one double corner base unit, one double base unit, one single base unit, drawers, one double wall unit, three single wall units, further single wall housing the Vokera gas-fired combination boiler installed in 2015, and providing domestic hot water and central heating, integrated gas hob, integrated electric oven, inset sink unit, natural solid-oak work surfaces areas, UPVC double glazed window to the rear enjoying elevated views, and central heating radiator.

Rear Double Bedroom - 3.45m x 3.12m plus (11'4" x 10'3" plus) - These measurements are 'plus recess'.
Having laminate flooring, UPVC double glazed window enjoying elevated views, and central heating radiator.

Bathroom - Having been refitted in 2015 with a modern white suite of low-level WC, wash hand basin in vanity unit with cupboards under, and panelled bath with shower over, tiled floor, fully tiled walls, heated chrome towel rail, and UPVC double glazed window.

Outside -

Communal Areas - Car standing spaces, and mature landscaped communal gardens.

Additional Information -

Tenure - The property is leasehold, with 109 years remaining of a 150 year lease, from 1975.

Note To Purchasers - We understand that there is the option to rent a single garage, if so required, and subject to separate negotiation. There is a covered bike holding area and communal car washing facilities available for use to all tenants, which is situated to the back of the tower flats. A Grounds Keeper lives on site, who takes care of security and complaints.

Charges - We understand that the current service charge is £580 (six hundred pounds) per half-year to include maintenance of communal areas, ground rent, and buildings insurance, etc.

Council Tax - From enquiries of the VOA Website, we understand that the property falls within council tax band A, with Derby City Council. However, we would recommend any prospective purchasers make their own enquiries with the local authority.

Do You Need A Survey? - If you are not buying one of our properties, but need a survey or valuation, please contact our offices for further information and advice on 01332 296396. We offer a range of surveys and valuations to cover all house types.

Ref: R12673 -

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