This second floor apartment is one of three spacious apartments converted from a substantial Victorian house, having an equal share of the Freehold Title and the benefit of a 150 year lease from 1975. The property stands in private communal grounds and offers spacious and flexible accommodation of approximately 1,725sqft. ** No Pets Allowed **
The property more particularly comprises:
Half glazed double doors opening to the COMMUNAL FOYER having tiled flooring, ornate ceiling coving, ceiling light point and a wide staircase, with ornate balustrade and two single glazed windows to the front, leading up to the first floor landing having ornate ceiling coving, ceiling light point and a leaded and stained glass front door opening to the apartment:
Having a single glazed window to the front, radiator, ceiling light point and a wide staircase with ornate balustrade leading up to:
RECEPTION HALL 3.25m x 2.79m (10'8" x 9'2")
(Measurements exclude stairs & recess) having a single glazed window to the front, telephone point, doors to bedroom one, lounge, built-in cloaks cupboard and built-in store cupboard, ceiling light point and a doorframe opening to the SIDE HALLWAY having twin archways opening to the dining room, doors to bathroom, kitchen and bedrooms two and three. Half single glazed door to fire escape, radiator, store cupboard built-in over the bathroom door, three wall light points and a ceiling light point.
CLOAKS CUPBOARD 2.74m x 0.81m < 1.96m (9'0" x 2'8" < 6'5")
Having a sealed door to balcony, light and power points.
STORE CUPBOARD 3.10m x 1.19m (10'2" x 3'11")
(Measurements include stairwell) having an access hatch to the loft, ceiling light point and a wall mounted 'Worcester' gas-fired boiler, installed in March 2020.
LOUNGE 5.44m x 4.88m (17'10" x 16'0")
(Measurements include chimney breast) having a fireplace with a period stone surround and a multi-fuel stove, single glazed window to rear, exposed floorboards, radiator, t.v. aerial point, two wall light points and a ceiling light point.
DINING ROOM 4.06m < 4.42m x 2.69m (13'4" < 14'6" x 8'10")
Having a radiator, ceiling coving, two wall light points and sliding double glazed patio doors opening to:
BALCONY 6.10m x 1.75m (20'0" x 5'9")
Having safety railings with a view over the gardens to the rear, a sealed door to the cloakroom and a light point.
FITTED BREAKFAST KITCHEN 4.52m x 2.18m (14'10" x 7'2")
(Measurements include units) having a range of base and wall units with concealed lighting over worktop surfaces, single bowl/single drainer sink, integrated dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer, built-in electric oven and four ring gas hob with cookerhood over. Part tiled walls, single glazed window to front, contemporary vertical radiator and two ceiling light points and a wall light.
BEDROOM ONE 4.47m x 4.22m (14'8" x 13'10")
(Measurements include recess) having a single glazed window to the side, radiator, t.v. aerial point and two ceiling light points.
BATHROOM 3.78m x 1.80m < 2.11m (12'5" x 5'11" < 6'11")
(Measurements include suite) having a white suite comprising: a low flush w/c; pedestal wash hand basin; corner shower cubicle; and a 'ball & claw foot' bathtub with mixer tap and handheld showerhead. An obscure single glazed window to front, a contemporary vertical radiator, ceiling coving, wall light point, four inset ceiling spotlights and a built-in airing cupboard housing the lagged hot water cylinder.
BEDROOM TWO 4.55m x 4.11m (14'11" x 13'6")
Having a single glazed window to side, radiator and a ceiling light point.
BEDROOM THREE / OFFICE 5.00m x 2.26m < 3.73m (16'5" x 7'5" < 12'3")
Having a single glazed window to the rear, painted floorboards and a low vaulted ceiling with a light point.
The property is approached from the road over a sweeping tarmac driveway to a tarmac forecourt where there is shared parking available on a first come, first served basis.
SPACE FOR GARAGE 5.38m x 3.05m (17'8" x 10'0")
To the side of the existing garages there is a concrete slab providing space for parking one vehicle and having the potential to erect a single garage as there was previously a timber garage in this location.
The apartment has full use of the secluded communal gardens which wrap around both sides of the building and across the rear and are maintained by the management company.
The vendor advises us that the property has an equal one third share and directorship in Shepley Grange Management Company which owns the FREEHOLD of the property. The apartment is leasehold for 150 years from 1975 at an annual ground rent of £100. Allan Morris & Peace Limited would stress that they have not checked the legal documentation to verify the status of the property and would advise the buyer to obtain verification from their solicitor.
The property is managed by Shepley Grange Management Company Limited with an annual management charge currently £1,200 which includes: buildings insurance, garden maintenance, emptying of the sceptic tank and some building maintenance.
The owner advises us that there are no pets allowed and that there are no age limits to occupancy or ownership.
COUNCIL TAX BAND: D
(Bromsgrove District Council)
EPC RATING: E
(Energy Performance Certificate)
From Barnt Green village centre, take Hewell Road under the railway bridge and turn immediate right into Hewell Lane. At the top of the road turn left into Fiery Hill Road and proceed straight on at the staggered crossroads into Shepley Road, then turn first left continuing along Shepley Road, where the property will be found on the left.