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Property Listing Details

Property details

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 reception room

Features

  • Ground-Floor Apartment
  • Immediate Vacant Possession
  • Purpose-Built
  • Open-Plan Living Kitchen
  • Well-Appointed
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Mobility Adapted
  • Modern Bathroom
  • Central Heating
  • Secure Allocated Parking

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Since listed: 1048 page views

Description

A modern purpose-built, two-bedroomed ground-floor apartment, also designed as a Mobility Unit, enjoying an excellent position close to Friar Gate, adjoining Markeaton Brook, and within minutes walking distance of Derby city centre and range of amenities, as well as convenient for the University of Derby. Available with immediate vacant possession, the apartment offers an affordable entry into the property market, being on a 25% shared ownership basis. Having the benefit of central heating and double glazing, the accommodation briefly comprises: -

ground floor, Communal Security Entrance. Private accommodation, Entrance Hall, built-in Store Cupboards, modern open-plan contemporary Living Dining Kitchen, Two Double Bedrooms, and modern Bathroom. Outside, allocated car standing space close to the front entrance door, and communal gardens. EPC C (2019), council tax band B.

The Property

A purpose-built ground-floor apartment, which we understand was designed with the additional benefit of mobility needs, forming part of the superior apartment block known as Centro West, constructed by Miller Homes in or around 2005/2006. The apartment benefits from a high degree of security with electronic gates to the rear car park, and security entrance to the main block with intercom phone to the apartment. Available with immediate vacant possession, the well-appointed and well-proportioned accommodation is accessed via from the communal entrance hall, with stairs and lifts, to the private entrance hall with built-in store cupboards, and open-plan living dining kitchen affording modern contemporary living, together with two double bedrooms, and modern bathroom. Outside, the apartment benefits from allocated car parking space near the front entrance, and pleasant communal gardens.

Note To Purchaser(S)

The apartment is available either on a 25% shared ownership basis, or, as we understand from Metropolitan Housing, on a 100% ownership at £110,000 (one hundred and ten thousand pounds).

Location

The property enjoys a popular and highly convenient location, with the rear car park adjoining Markeaton Brook, being close to the historic Friar Gate area of the city, within minutes walking distance of the centre and amenities. The apartment is also highly convenient for the University of Derby, together with access to the ring road system, A52, A38, and A50 for commuting further afield.

Directions

When leaving Derby city centre by vehicle, proceed along Friar Gate, and after passing under Friar Gate bridge, then at the traffic lights turn right into Bridge Street, right again into Agard Street, before finding Centro West on the left-hand side.

Viewings

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Accommodation

Having the benefit of security entrances.

Ground Floor

Communal Entrance Hall

Having security entrance door, together with stairs and lifts to the upper floors, with corridors leading to the private accommodation of the apartments.

Private Accommodation

Having the benefit of electric heating and double glazing, the detailed accommodation comprises: -

Entrance Hall

Having private entrance door, security intercom phone to the main entrance door, electric wall-mounted heater, useful walk-in store cupboard, and built-in airing/store cupboard housing the electric hot water cylinder with electric immersion heater.

Open-Plan Living Dining Kitchen (5.99m x 3.81m (19'8" x 12'6"))

Affording modern contemporary living, and comprising: -

Front Living Dining Area

Having aluminium double glazed French door and side windows to the front, electric wall-mounted panel heater, telephone point, TV point, and opening to the: -

Kitchen Area

Having modern fitments comprising; one double base unit, two single base units, drawers, wine rack, and three single wall units, together with integrated electric hob with stainless steel canopy over incorporating extractor hood and light, integrated stainless steel electric oven, stainless steel sink unit with single drainer, work surface areas with tiled splashbacks, and plumbing for automatic washing machine.

Bedroom One (3.84m x 3.56m max (12'7" x 11'8" max))

Having double glazed window to the front, and electric wall-mounted panel; heater.

Bedroom Two (2.69m x 2.54m plus (8'10" x 8'4" plus))

These measurements are 'plus recess'.
Having double glazed window to the front, and electric wall-mounted panel heater.

Spacious Bathroom (2.64m x 2.03m (8'8" x 6'8"))

Having modern white suite comprising; low-level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, and panelled bath with shower over, together with electric wall-mounted panel heater, electric shaver point, ceiling extractor fan, and part-tiled walls.

Outside

Parking

Allocated car parking space adjacent to the communal front entrance door, ideal for mobility needs.

Gardens

Communal grounds.

Additional Information

Tenure

We understand the apartment is held on a 99-year Lease from 31st October 2007 with Metropolitan Housing, at a current charge of approximately £264 per calendar month to cover the service charge and rent.

Council Tax

From enquiries of the voa Website, we understand that the property currently falls within council tax band B, with Derby City Council. However, we would recommend any prospective purchasers make their own enquiries with the local authority.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Derby 1.2 miles
  • Peartree 2 miles
  • Kingsmead School (SEN) 0.1 miles
  • Emmanuel School 0.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Derby 1.2 miles
  • Peartree 2 miles
  • Kingsmead School (SEN) 0.1 miles
  • Emmanuel School 0.3 miles

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Average estimated value for a flat in DE1:

  • £138,655
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  • £2,783
  • (2.048%)
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In the last 12 months

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    £101,775
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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
3rd Oct 2019 £27,500 First listed
31st Oct 2007 £96,535 Last sold

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