2 bedroom ground floor flat for sale

Whitehaven Castle, Flatt Walks, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28

Shared ownership £112,500

Property Description

Key features

  • *112,500 for a 75% share*
  • Shared ownership for the over 55s
  • Allocated parking
  • Neutral decoration throughout
  • Walking distance to public transport
  • Easy access to Whitehaven town centre
  • Telephone entry system for your security

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold, 106 years remaining

***Please quote WHI403 when enquiring.***

INTRODUCTION
Look no further if you're seeking a new place to call home in 2019! This 2-bed ground floor apartment is set in the wonderful Whitehaven Castle, a 17th century grade II listed building. A former mansion and hospital, the property now boasts an array of private apartments, converted for your comfort. Set in extensive grounds, you'll love the privacy and convenience of local services being close at hand. Being only approximately 500m from the centre of Whitehaven and close to public transport routes, you'll find local and regional shops and amenities easily accessible.

FULL DESCRIPTION
- Ground floor self contained apartment situated to the rear of the property.
- Entrance hall with storage cupboards and telephone entry system providing security and peace of mind.
- Living room (4.94m x 2.67m) has dual aspect windows, one frosted for privacy.
- Kitchen (3.76m x 1.91m) with wall and base units, electric hob, frosted window and tiled splash back.
- Bedroom one (3.55m x 2.55m) and bedroom two (3.39m x 2.16m) both have windows with vertical blinds to the rear aspect.
- Bathroom has walk-in shower, glass shower screen, wash basin and WC. Tiled walls, under-sink storage and fixed wall mirror.
- Tiled flooring laid to bathroom and kitchen, fitted carpets laid to the entrance hall, living room and bedrooms.
- Well maintained communal grounds.
- Secondary double glazing windows throughout.
- Allocated parking space within the communal car park.

COSTS
2-BEDROOM GROUND FLOOR FLAT
Price - £112,500*
Service charge - £1762.94 pa**
*This represents a 75% share of the full open market value of £150,000
**This includes: building fund, service charge, management charge and building insurance charge and is reviewed annually.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
Applicants must be aged 55 or over.
Applicants must have sufficient funds to either purchase the 75% share outright, or to obtain a mortgage.
Sufficient funds to cover the cost of buying.

We work with a third party, Share to Buy, to determine whether a property is affordable to an applicant?. We will share further details about this process should you wish to proceed with an application after you have viewed the property.

In order to apply you must be registered with the local Help to Buy Agent - North West, https://www.helptobuynw.org.uk/help-to-buy/apply-online/. You will need to provide your HTB reference when completing the application process.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Tenure: Leasehold
Lease: 125 years from 1 January 2000
Years remaining on lease: 106 years approx.
Approximate internal area: 62 sq. m.
Local Authority: Copeland Borough Council
Council Tax Band: A
EPC Rating: C (73)

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
***Applicants must be aged 55 or over and have a local connection to Whitehaven. Priority is given to those registered with Help to Buy North West.***

VIEWINGS
Viewings are held strictly by appointment - call today to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Applications are only accepted from those who have viewed the property. If you have viewed and would like to apply please register your interest with the Resales Team.


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 January 2019

Nearest stations

  • Corkickle (0.3 mi)
  • Whitehaven (0.5 mi)
  • Parton (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home Group, Re-Sales, Farringdon

Home Group Limited, Farringdon Point, 33 Farringdon Road, London, EC1M 3JF

0191 687 0268 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Corkickle (0.3 mi)
  • Whitehaven (0.5 mi)
  • Parton (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Home Group, Re-Sales, Farringdon

Home Group Limited, Farringdon Point, 33 Farringdon Road, London, EC1M 3JF

0191 687 0268 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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