3 bedroom apartment for sale

The Convent 4 College Street, Nottingham, NG1

Offers in Region of £280,000

Property Description

Key features

  • EPC Rating C
  • Apartment within Grade II Listed Building
  • Blends Period Features and Modern Design
  • Two Double Beds + Single (versatile uses)
  • Master Bedroom with En-Suite Facilities
  • Modern Open Plan Living / Kitchen / Diner
  • Fully Equipped Fitted Kitchen
  • Communal Garden*Designated Parking

Full description

Opportunity to acquire a spacious 2/3 bedroom first floor apartment located within the highly regarded Grade II Listed former convent. Originally designed by the renowned gothic revival architect, AWN Pugin, dating back to circa 1846 and having been sympathetically restored and refurbished in 2003. The apartment offers views over landscape communal gardens, has designated secured parking, furthermore is well placed to enjoy city lifestyle, and has the advantage of no upward chain.

A corner wrap around apartment offering well-arranged contemporary interior comprising of;- Entrance Hallway, generous size open plan Living/Kitchen/Dining Area, Inner Hall leading to a Master Bedroom with built in storage and En suite Facilities, and Two further Bedrooms (third bedroom is a small single ideal for a nursery/study) served by a contemporary family bathroom. Benefiting from the original feature windows, views over the well maintained communal cloister garden, and an allocated secure parking space. Furthermore, the residents of the building have use of the restored former chapel that is available for social gatherings and functions as well as a second secluded communal garden. In the Agents opinion ‘this property offers all the character and charm that a period property brings with all the convenience and amenities of a modern home’.

Approach- The main pedestrian access is from College Street, having secure door with visitor intercom leading into the communal lobby, and stairs rising to all floors,

Hallway:
On entering the apartment the independent front panelled door opens into the hallway, with wall mounted entrance phone, gas central heating radiator, useful double storage cupboard (housing the electrics), and doors branching to:

Open Plan Living Kitchen And Dining Area: 23’5” reducing to 15’5” x 24’1” maximum (7.14m reducing to 4.70m x 7.34m maximum).
A generous size ‘L’ shaped open plan set up with lounge/diner and well equipped kitchen. Tucked away to the far side of the room, the kitchen is a defined area with ceramic tiled flooring, comprising of a range of quality wall and base units with modern chrome handles and under cupboard lighting, having contrasting roll edge work surfaces over, inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink with bevelled drainer and mono tap facility over, integral co-ordinated appliances consisting of;- a four ring gas hob with complementary chrome splash back and extractor unit above, eye level oven, stacked fridge freezer, and automatic washing machine, and recessed spot lights to the ceiling. The Living Area has ample space for all lounge furniture, benefitting from views of the communal cloister garden, wall mounted radiator, and TV point. The living area leads into the dining area, with space for dining table and chairs; a particular focal point of this room is the original arched leaded window.

Bedroom 2: 9’10” x 9’7” maximum (2.92m x 2.90m).
With feature window, having radiator under, and built in wardrobes.

Bedroom 3/Study: 9’9” x 5’8” (2.96m x 1.71m).
Versatile in use as a small single bedroom or study, having feature window with leaded detail and wall mounted radiator under.

Family Bathroom:
Having feature window with leaded detail and fitted with modern three piece suite, with panelled bath, wall mounted sink with mono mixer tap acility over, concealed cistern WC, separate double base shower cubicle with mains fed shower above. The room is further complemented by ceramic tiled walls incorporating a wall mounted mirror and shaving point, tiled flooring, recessed spot lights to the ceiling, wall mounted heated towel rail.

Inner Hall:
Having a wide encasement secondary glazed window offering plenty of natural light, recessed spot lights, and opening to the master bedroom.

Master Bedroom: 12’8” x 12’3” (3.86m x 3.73m).
The master bedroom is situated off the inner hall, a double room having two secondary glazed windows with leaded detail, smoke detector, wall mounted radiator, built in wardrobe, and en suite facilities off.

En Suite:
With leaded original window with complementary part tiled walls and flooring incorporating wall mounted ladder radiator, recessed spot lights, and extractor fan, comprising of a low level concealed cistern WC, wall mounted sink with mono tap facility over, separate shower cubicle with bi-fold space saver door.

Outside:
Well maintained landscape communal gardens, together with a secured allocated parking space accessed off Derby Road.

Agents Note:
This is a leasehold property. Potential buyers should ask their solicitors to check the terms and conditions of the lease.

SERVICES:
Mains water, electricity, gas fire central heating, and drainage are understood to be connected.



General Information
Whilst best care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of these details any interested party is advised to conduct their own checks. The Agent has not tested the utilities, or appliances. The dimensions and floor plans are for guideline purposes only. The property is located in the Ward of Nottingham City Council, Band D (£1961.35 2018/2019). The property is LEASEHOLD. We are advised by the vendor that there is approximately 110 years remaining on the lease term, with a service charge of approx. £2248.52 per annum (2018) covering building insurance, communal area cleaning, building and ground maintenance. The ground rent is approx £150. (2018). Charges should be verified by the Management Company Who over see complex; Freeman & Mitchell, 28 The Ropewalk, Nottingham. NG1 5DW. Potential buyers should ask their conveyancer to check the terms/conditions of the lease, and verify shared rights of way.
Strictly No Pets

Situation
Situated in one of Nottingham’s hidden gems, ‘The Convent’, an exclusive historic building off Derby Road, and only a short distance from the heart of Nottingham with all its amenities. Having excellent transport links with bus, tram, and train services to commute in and out of Nottingham, and easy access to the M1 Motorway Network. Ideal location for the young professional. Viewing is strictly by appointment through the Sole Agent ‘The Nottingham’.

Directions
Proceeding along Maid Marion Way and towards Derby Road, keep left at the island onto Derby Road, continue forward along Derby Road and before the third set of traffic lights turn left into the access leading to the secure parking.
Or directions ‘on foot’:
Directions as above , but on entering Derby Road take the first left into North Circus Street, which leads around Wellington Circus, take the first right onto College Street.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 April 2018

Nearest stations

  • Royal Centre (0.3 mi)
  • Nottingham Trent University (0.3 mi)
  • Old Market Square (0.4 mi)
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5/13 Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham, NG1 2BX

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Nottingham Property Services, Central Nottingham

5/13 Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham, NG1 2BX

0115 798 0195 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Royal Centre (0.3 mi)
  • Nottingham Trent University (0.3 mi)
  • Old Market Square (0.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Nottingham Property Services, Central Nottingham

5/13 Upper Parliament Street, Nottingham, NG1 2BX

0115 798 0195 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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