Arkade Property is delighted to offer this spacious, executive, two bedroom apartment situated in the prestigious Platinum development benefiting from security video entry phone, secure allocated parking, large terrace and two bathrooms.
The Platinum development was built by Bellway Homes and the phase was completed in Summer 2003. The apartment is situated on Branston Street in the heart of the historic Jewellery Quarter, which is now benefiting from substantial regeneration and extensive restoration while preserving the unique ambience of the area. The Jewellery Quarter has an interesting mix of shops and residential schemes and many of the buildings have been listed because of their historic significance. The apartment is a short walk to St. Pauls Square, a lovely green square with bars, restaurants and the popular live music club, the Jam House. Broad Street and Brindley Place are within walking distance and there one can find a number of bars, high quality restaurants and theatres, the Sea Life Centre, the National Indoor Arena, the International Convention Centre and Symphony Hall, the home of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. The apartment offers easy access to the main commercial and shopping areas, the M6, Snow Hill Station, the Metro link and New Street Station and regular trains from here operate to London and Birmingham International for the NEC and Birmingham International Airport.
The apartment has a smoke alarm, a CCTV entry system and double glazing. All internal walls are painted and the apartment is heated by way of electric wall or storage heaters. The apartment is situated on third floor level overlooking the rear courtyard and briefly comprises of a large lounge/ dining/ kitchen area, two bedrooms one with an en-suite, a guest bathroom and a large terrace. There is also secure allocated basement parking.
HALLWAY Entry to the apartment is at third floor level via the front door with peephole and security chain. The flooring is wood effect laminate and the walls are painted blue with white skirting boards. There is a CCTV entry phone, four ceiling lights, a wall socket and an electric heater. There is a door off to the large storage cupboard which houses the boiler, fuse box and the water meter.
LIVING ROOM 19' 10" x 15' 9" (6.07m x 4.81m) This is a most imposing room enhanced by the floor to ceiling windows incorporating a door onto the terrace, which offer panoramic views out over areas if the city. There is wood effect laminate flooring, four wall sockets, three ceiling lights and a storage heater. The living room opens out into the kitchen;
KITCHEN The kitchen area has a contemporary designed fitted kitchen with a modern stylish finish. There are white base units, wall mounted cupboards allowing plenty of storage space and a marble effect worktop. This area also has the same wood effect laminate flooring, white painted walls which are tiled around the worktop, six ceiling lights, an extractor in the ceiling, four wall sockets and the work surface incorporates a stainless steel sink and drainer with a chrome mixer tap. Also incorporated within the kitchen units are the integral electric oven and halogen four ring hob above, a stainless steel chimney extractor with variable speeds and a down light, a dishwasher and a washer drier. The whole room has a feeling of quality and modern style.
MASTER BEDROOM 22' 1" x 13' 2" (6.74m x 4.02m) This is a well sized, double bedroom with fantastic natural light via the floor to ceiling, double glazed windows. The flooring is carpeted and there are four ceiling lights, a wall heater, four wall sockets and a phone point.
ENSUITE 7' 4" x 5' 7" (2.25m x 1.72m) Located off the main bedroom is the fitted en-suite. There is tiled flooring, painted walls with tiled surround to the wet areas, two ceiling lights, an extractor fan and a heated towel rail. There is also a wall mounted toilet and sink and a shower cubicle with sliding glass doors.
SECOND BEDROOM 13' 2" x 12' 9" (4.02m x 3.91m) The second bedroom also benefits from a full length, double glazed window and carpeted flooring. There is a ceiling light, slimline heater and four plug sockets. This is once again a double bedroom with excellent views.
BATHROOM 9' 9" x 9' 1" (2.98m x 2.79m) The main bathroom is located just off the hallway and has painted walls with tiled wet areas. The flooring is tiled and there is a wall mounted sink and toilet, a heated towel rail and a bath tub. The room also benefits from three ceiling lights, an extractor fan and a shaving socket.
TERRACE Accessed from the living room, this is an expansive 'L' shaped terrace surrounding the apartment. It has wooden flooring and a metal surround offering more than enough space to host those summer soirees.
Access to the apartment is from Branston Street or from the basement car park. All internal communal areas are carpeted and all communal doors are light ash fire rated doors. There is a communal letterbox collection area and a bin collection area. One can get to the apartment via the stairs or the lift. The secure basement parking area is accessed via electronically operated gates.
This apartment comes with one secure allocated parking space in the basement car park.
The property is leasehold. The service charges are £900 per annum and the lease is for a period of 110 years and the ground rent is £150 p.a. This information must be verified by the solicitor.
Mains electricity, drainage and water are connected to the property. These have not been tested so no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The heating system is based on storage heaters and wall mounted electric heaters.
Fixtures and fittings
Fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested so no guarantee can be made that these are in working order. Only those items mentioned in the sales particulars are included in the sale. All others are specifically excluded.