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Studio flat for sale

Manhattan Drive, Cambridge

Sold by Us £165,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 14'10 x 11'2 Bedsitting Room
  • Kitchenette
  • Bathroom
  • Communal heating system
  • Double glazing
  • Excellent setting in extensive grounds
  • Ample communal parking
  • Just north of the river off De Freville Avenue

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Mayflower House is a seven storey block of studio flats built around 1970 in particularly attractive landscaped grounds in a near central part of Cambridge close to the river, Chesterton Road and Elizabeth Way. The location is convenient for access to the central city area, the Science Park, the Grafton Centre and Midsummer Common. The Railway Station is less than a mile and a half away.

Mayflower House is the tallest of five blocks of varied design which stand in the grounds of Midsummer Meadows. It is situated off Manhattan Drive, in turn off Belvoir Road and De Freville Avenue. The flat is situated on the sixth floor. There is a lift to all floors and a laundrette on the ground floor. 

GROUND FLOOR Communal entrance hall with staircase and lift to the upper floors.  

310 (THIRD FLOOR FLAT)  

KITCHENETTE 9' 2" x 5' 3" (2.79m x 1.6m) including entrance area with inset sink unit with cupboard and drawer below, fitted work surface/shelf unit, tiled surrounds, wall cupboard, electric cooker point, laminate flooring, entrance door and opening to  

BEDSITTING ROOM 14' 10" x 11' 2" (4.52m x 3.4m) with radiator, sealed unit double glazing, laminate floor, built in wardrobe cupboard and airing cupboard with hot water cylinder.  

BATHROOM with bath with shower attachment and electric shower unit above and full height tiling above, wc, handbasin, extractor fan and ceramic tiled floor.  

OUTSIDE  

COMMUNAL GROUNDS Mature and extremely well tended communal grounds with lawns, trees, ample parking and bicycle area. 

SERVICES Mains electricity water and drainage are connected to the flat. Communal central heating is provided the cost of which is included within the service charge.  

LEASE DETAILS The property has the benefit of a long lease of 159 years from December 2003 (some of the flats in the block have shorter leases). The ground rent is understood to be £250 per annum. The current service charge is £450 per quarter and this includes maintenance of the building and grounds, a sinking fund for any major works needed in the building and the heating for the properties.  

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13 March 2018

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