2 bedroom flat for sale

£152,500

Fitzroy House, Maritime Quarter, Swansea SA1

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Property features

  • Balcony
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Parking

Property description

Marina Quay Properties have pleasure in offering for sale this two bedroom, custom built apartment which has its own entrance on the ground floor and stairway access to the living area which is on the first floor. The apartment is in very good decorative order and has Marina views from the first floor balcony, the lounge and the separate kitchen. The apartment is yards from the pedestrianised seafront, ideal for rental investment or residential use, and obviously short stay/holiday rental. The benefit of underground parking has been further enhanced with newly fitted automated doors activated by remote control. The master bedroom and the second bedroom are both south-facing with sea views. Economy 7 electric heating. Located in a very good position for easy access to the theatre, restaurants, Maritime Museum, leisure centre, shopping centre, road and rail access and the Gateway to Gower, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Viewing comes highly recommended, must be seen to be appreciated. This apartment has been competitively priced to suit current market trends.

Location and Access:
Pass the Marriott Hotel, and pass through the Meridian Development. Bear right along Trawler Road, Fitzroy House, which is the fourth block on the right hand side is a Marina landmark as the central feature of the block is the very high archway which has base relief sculptures on the inside of the arch and allows access to the seafront and promenade. The entrance for 190 Fitzroy House is on the ground floor on the nearest left hand side, when you have passed through the arch.

Lower Hallway: Own entrance
Coved Artex ceiling, central light fitting, under stairs storage. Wall-mounted electric storage heater. Flight of stairs with wooden hand rails and fitted carpet to access the first floor which accommodates all the living areas. Flush doors with textured sapele finish (as throughout). Walls cream with white gloss woodwork as throughout. Access to the airing cupboard (which houses the water tank ), living room, bathroom and two bedrooms. Telephone line spur adjacent to the lower hall radiator.

Lounge: 4.21m x 4.00m (approx) Marina Views
Artex ceiling coved, two central pendant light fittings. Wall-mounted storage heater and electric convector panel heater. Sit-out balcony off lounge accessed via glass door allowing full Marina moorings views. Access to separate kitchen.

Kitchen: 3.42m. X 1.99m (approx) Marina views
Range of base and wall units in beech effect with beech effect laminate Formica work surfaces. Single stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Double panel, double-glazed window overlooking Marina and the moorings with cream vertical blinds. Central fluorescent lighting strip. Cream walls with cream high gloss tiled splashback running around work surfaces. Marley tiled flooring. White goods to be included Hotpoint washing machine, Beko cooker, Hotpoint fridge. Creda wall-mounted fan heater, Ventaxia extractor.

Bedroom 1: 2.87m x 4.23m (approx) Sea views & views over Mumbles
The bed room is very well placed with sea views and because the area immediately in front is pedestrianised is very quiet. Artex ceiling with central light fitting. Three panelled double-glazed window, (newly fitted white UPVC windows as throughout) with a southerly aspect overlooking the large sculpture of abstracted lighthouse form. Wall-mounted convector panel heater. Generous and airy space. Lie in bed and enjoy the sea view.

Bedroom 2: 2.92m x 2.78m (approx) (recessed ) Sea views
Artex ceiling with central light fitting. Southerly aspect double window with views of the bay, the Mumbles Head, Ocean Crescent and sculpture, the beach and the promenade. Light and airy room. Wall-mounted convection panel heater. Oak laminate flooring. Central television point.

Bathroom: 1.72m x 1.69m (approx)
Three piece white bathroom suite comprising panel bath with electric Triton Amber 111 shower over. Hand basin with pedestal, low level w.C. Wall-mounted electric heater and extractor fan. Artex ceiling with central light fitting. Partially tiled with white high gloss tiles Marley tiled floor with blue tosseto.

Management company: Rmg/Wood & Co Management £1735.30 per year (2012 Temp increase to cover maintenance work)
Council Tax band: E
Tenure: 102 years remaining of a 125 year lease (as at December 2010) T.B.C.
Parking Underground

property misdescriptions act 1991
All dimensions are approximate and for guidance purposes only. All descriptions, references to conditions and necessary permissions for use and occupation and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely upon them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. Electrical, plumbing, central heating and drainage installations are noted in particulars on the basis of a visual inspection only. They have not been tested and no warranty of condition of fitness for purpose is implied by their inclusion. Potential purchasers are warned that they must make their own enquiries as to the condition of the appliances, installations or of any element of the structure of the fabric of the property. The Sellers have checked and approved the details, however purchasers must rely on their own and/or their Surveyor’s inspections and the Solicitors enquiries to determine the overall condition, size and acreage of the property.
SA1 Zed-Index
£114,543 £167,800 £103,863 £105,685 £131,717

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Avg. price paid: £112,598
No. of property sales: 444
Avg. price paid: £113,321
No. of property sales: 1,353
Avg. price paid: £119,602
No. of property sales: 2,424
Avg. price paid: £127,045
No. of property sales: 3,973
Avg. price paid: £87,581
No. of property sales: 12,664

Avg. asking price in SA1: £151,934
No. of properties for sale in SA1: 504
Avg. asking rent in SA1: £650 pcm
No. of properties to rent in SA1: 733

Property value data/graphs for SA1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £167,800 £142 3.3 £132,934
Semi-detached £103,863 £121 2.9 £101,142
Terraced £105,685 £111 3.0 £112,945
Flats £131,717 £208 1.7 £116,948

Current asking prices in SA1

Avg. current asking prices in SA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £100,260
(20)
£101,187
(78)
£130,161
(112)
£208,827
(37)
£261,935
(10)
Flats £127,548
(64)
£183,086
(134)
£242,118
(14)
£255,000
(2)
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All £121,051
(84)
£152,953
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£142,600
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£211,195
(39)
£261,935
(10)

Current asking rents in SA1

Avg. current asking prices in SA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £395 pcm
(30)
£539 pcm
(51)
£516 pcm
(63)
£654 pcm
(83)
£756 pcm
(113)
Flats £487 pcm
(106)
£761 pcm
(106)
£717 pcm
(20)
£684 pcm
(8)
£285 pcm
(3)
All £466 pcm
(136)
£689 pcm
(157)
£564 pcm
(83)
£656 pcm
(91)
£744 pcm
(116)

Fun facts for SA1

Highest value in SA1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Marine Walk £408,125
St. James Gardens £392,071
Granville Road £307,632
Eaton Crescent £260,199
Ocean Crescent £222,411
Highest turnover in SA1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Cwmfelin Way 35.5%
William Street 31.2%
Spring Terrace 29.6%
Ferrara Quay 28.6%
Camona Drive 27.6%

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Nearby transport

  • Swansea (0.7 miles)
  • Llansamlet (4.0 miles)
  • Gowerton (4.8 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (29.7 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (54.9 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (65.0 miles)
  • Swansea Queens Dock Ferry Terminal (0.6 miles)
  • Ilfracombe Ferry Landing (28.9 miles)
  • Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal (32.3 miles)

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  • St Helen's Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • St Thomas Community Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Christchurch (C.I.W.) Voluntary Aided Primary (0.8 miles)
  • Pentrehafod School (1.6 miles)
  • Gower College Swansea (2.0 miles)
  • Key Stage 4 Education Centre (2.0 miles)
  • Ffynone House School (0.9 miles)
  • Ysgol Crug Glas (1.0 mile)
  • Briton Ferry Special School (5.7 miles)

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