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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Headingley Lane, Leeds

£400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1000 BUYER'S INCENTIVE AVAILABLE ON THIS PROPERTY (subject to terms and conditions)
  • Stunning Grade II Listed Apartment
  • Two Double En-Suite Bedrooms
  • Features Original Artwork & Fireplaces
  • Grand Communal Entrance Hall
  • Magnificent Living Space
  • Central & Secluded Location
  • Allocated & Communal Parking

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold


SUMMARY
A rare opportunity to purchase a piece of local history, in the shape of this magnificent Grade II listed apartment, in Headingley Castle, which is situated in the heart of Headingley, with access to amenities and transport links


DESCRIPTION
We are delighted to offer the rare opportunity to purchase a piece of local history, in the shape of this magnificent Grade II listed apartment, in Headingley Castle, which is ideally situated in the heart of Headingley, with good access to amenities and transport links, but yet remains secluded to the unknowing eye. The property occupies the ground floor of the left wing of the stone built castle and boasts extremely well presented accommodation briefly comprising: grand communal reception hall; private reception hall; guest W.C; splendid living room with period features; modern fitted dining kitchen with integrated appliances; two generously sized bedrooms both benefiting from en-suite facilities; well maintained communal gardens and a tandem allocated parking space as well as further communal parking spaces.

Headingley Castle 
We are delighted to offer the rare opportunity to purchase a piece of local history, in the shape of this magnificent Grade II listed apartment, in Headingley Castle, which is ideally situated in the heart of Headingley, with good access to amenities and transport links, but yet remains secluded to the unknowing eye. The property occupies the ground floor of the left wing of the stone built castle and boasts extremely well presented accommodation briefly comprising: grand communal reception hall; private reception hall; guest W.C; splendid living room with period features; modern fitted dining kitchen with integrated appliances; two generously sized bedrooms both benefiting from en-suite facilities; well maintained communal gardens and a tandem allocated parking space as well as further communal parking spaces.

History 
The property was constructed in 1846 with the instructions of Thomas England - a local corn merchant, and designed by John Child - one of Leeds most prolific architects and the building has been used for a variety of uses over its time, but now consists of six apartments and two coachhouses. The apartment occupies the ground floor of the left wing of the magnificent Headingley Castle, retaining much charm & character with many of the original features, including original artwork, ornate high ceilings with detailed coving, Lincrusta and listed desk with marble surface.

Communal Entrance 
A grand entrance hall with half glazed original entrance doors, leading to a double height communal reception hall. This was originally the entrance hall to the castle and retains many original features, including: a grand staircase leading to the first floor, ornate plasterwork and stone flooring. To the rear of the hallway, is a set of Oak panelled doors that lead to number 1.

Entrance Hall 
A private reception hall with doors to the front and side elevations, retaining the original ceiling coving, solid Oak flooring, contemporary radiator and a quirky half staircase which used to lead upstairs but is now used as storage.

Guest W.C 
Accessed from the hallway, fully tiled with a W.C, hand wash basin and a radiator.

Lounge 28' 9" x 19' 3" ( 8.76m x 5.87m )
A spacious ornate living room with vast ceiling height, retaining original plasterwork and detailed coving, original artwork - dating back to when the property was built, original Grade II listed granite mirrored centre piece, living flame gas stove with original marble surround & granite hearth and insert, polished solid Oak flooring, two radiators and a generous bay window to the side elevation, providing ample natural light and overlooking the well kept communal gardens.

Dining Kitchen 24' 2" x 18' 4" ( 7.37m x 5.59m )
A fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units, including complementary solid granite work surfaces, incorporating: stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps; integrated appliances including five ring gas hob, electric oven, stainless steel and glass cooker hood extractor fan, microwave oven & grill, fridge & freezer; solid Oak flooring; contemporary style living flame gas fire; modern radiators; ornate plasterwork and detailed ceiling coving and windows to the rear and side elevations.

Master Bedroom 18' 3" x 16' 1" ( 5.56m x 4.90m )
A fantastically sized double bedroom with ornate ceiling coving, two radiators and a window to the side elevation overlooking the communal gardens.

En-Suite Shower Room 
Having fully tiled walls and flooring and a three piece suite, comprising: corner shower cubicle; low level flush W.C; heated towel rail radiator and a pedestal hand wash basin.

Second Bedroom 15' x 12' 5" ( 4.57m x 3.78m )
A generous double bedroom with two contemporary style radiators, a large fire surround and a window to the rear elevation.

En-Suite Bathroom 
Having fully tiled walls & flooring and a three piece suite, comprising: panelled bath; low level flush W.C; hand wash basin; heated towel rail; access to the boarded loft space and a window to the rear elevation.

Cellar 
Access to the cellar is via a communal door to the outside and all residents have access to this useful storage space, that contains their own private storage cage.

To The Outside 
Headingley Castle is situated in its own private position, hidden from the centre of Headingley but only moments away from the local amenities.

There are well maintained landscaped communal gardens to the front and side of the property, including a recently developed communal allotment area. The gardens are well established and a quiet haven to relax and enjoy the outdoor space.

Parking 
Parking is provided by a tandem allocated parking space, as well as a communal parking area.


DIRECTIONS
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1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.


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