Arkade Property is delighted to offer this excellently located top floor apartment set in the beautifully maintained gardens of the High Point complex and enjoying a quiet, leafy, residential outlook but with close proximity to Birmingham City centre and Harborne Village. The apartment boasts approximately 100 square metres (1,070 square feet) of well-proportioned space, a large balcony overlooking a pleasing vista and a garage with additional residents' parking available. This property must be viewed to appreciate its size and value for money.
High Point is located on Richmond Hill Road and while it enjoys all of the benefits of an established residential location, a short walk will take you to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University, Harborne Village centre with its array of high quality shops, restaurants and other amenities, the Botanical Gardens and Five Ways, the gateway to the City centre. Five Ways is only twenty minutes' walk away and from here one can enjoy the regenerated canal system at Brindley Place and also, within easy walking distance, one will find a number of bars, high quality restaurants and theatres, the Sea Life Centre, the magnificent new library, 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, the Metro link and Grand Central (formerly New Street) Station from which regular trains operate to London and Birmingham International for the NEC and Birmingham International Airport.
DETAILS The flat briefly comprises an entrance area leading to a large, well laid out kitchen and the large living and dining area from which one can access the balcony. There are also three, double bedrooms and a bathroom The apartment has upvc double glazing throughout and has electric or electric storage heating together with under floor heating. The apartment has its own garage (number 7) and there are over twenty additional parking spaces which are available on an ad hoc basis. The lease to this apartment has been extended to 2143. The buyer's solicitor will need to verify this.
Entry Area Entry to the apartment is via a communal foyer at second (top) floor level. The front door has a letter box, a peephole and a security chain. The entry area benefits from a stone effect tiled floor, a security entry phone and a plethora of fitted cupboards with white doors and silver handles.
KITCHEN 21' 1" x 7' 0" (6.43m x 2.15m) The fitted kitchen benefits from an attractive, stone effect, tiled floor and the walls are painted white or sunflower yellow. There is more than ample storage space in the wide array of wall and base units with white doors and there is a granite effect work surface with tiled splashbacks to the wet and working areas. Incorporated within the work surface is a stainless steel, one and a half bowl sink and drainer and integrated within the base units is a "Kenwood" dishwasher and a "Professional Rangemaster" cooker with a five ring, induction hob and an oven, grill and storage drawer underneath. To the rear of the hob is a glass splashback and above is a stainless steel chimney extractor with three speeds and a downlight. In addition, one will find two, halogen multiple spotlight fittings, plumbing for a washing machine, an extractor, a smoke alarm, thirteen electric wall sockets, a upvc, double glazed window, overlooking the central gardens of the complex and a useful breakfast area incorporated within the work surfaces.
LIVING/DINING AREA 18' 6" x 14' 11" (5.64m x 4.57m) The Living area, located off the kitchen, is an extremely bright and spacious room as the dimensions suggest, with a carpeted floor and white or magnolia painted walls. There are two wall mounted storage heaters, expansive, upvc, double glazed windows with a white sill below and a upvc, double glazed door which gives access to the large balcony from which one can enjoy the green and leafy outlook over Richmond Hill Road. Finally, the room has TV and FM sockets, seven electric wall sockets, a BT Openreach socket, two ceiling light fittings and a wall mounted thermostat.
MASTER BEDROOM 17' 11" x 11' 5" (5.47m x 3.48m) This is another lovely, light, spacious room, located off the entry area to the apartment. The room is carpeted and the walls are predominantly painted with one being papered. There are upvc, double glazed windows with white sills below, overlooking the front of the property, a wall mounted, electric storage heater, a ceiling light, a telephone point, four electric wall sockets and a wall mounted thermostat. The large set of wardrobes will be included within the purchase price.
A door off the living area leads to the:
Inner Vestibule This area provides access to the second and third bedrooms and the bathroom. The floor is tiled and there is a storage heater, white painted walls, a smoke alarm, a cupboard housing the hot water tank and a ceiling light.
BATHROOM 7' 10" x 5' 8" (2.39m x 1.73m) The bright bathroom benefits from a upvc double glazed window with translucent glass and a white sill below overlooking the rear of the property, a tiled floor, aquamarine painted walls with tiling to the wet areas, a white bath with a wall mounted "Triton" shower above and a glass shower screen. In addition, there is a white, pedestal washbasin with a chrome mixer tap, a white toilet, a fitted towel rail and toilet roll holder, wall mounted shelving, a ceiling light and a "Dimplex" electric fan heater.
SECOND BEDROOM 15' 0" x 10' 11" (4.59m x 3.35m) This is another large, double bedroom with a carpeted floor, magnolia painted walls and a upvc, double glazed window with a white sill below, overlooking Richmond Road. There is a wall mounted, electric storage heater, a ceiling light, four electric wall sockets, two telephone points and a thermostat.
THIRD BEDROOM 12' 7" x 8' 11" (3.86m x 2.74m) This room is unusually large for a third bedroom and can easily accommodate a double bed. It has a carpet, predominantly magnolia painted walls with one being papered and a upvc, double glazed window with a white sill below overlooking the rear of the complex. Finally this room has an electric storage heater, a ceiling light, four electric wall sockets, a thermostat and two, large, full height fitted wardrobes.
Communal facilities There is a shared parking area to the front of the property in addition to the garage complex where the garage to this property is located. Access to the block is via the communal front door which is operated by a fob. The internal communal areas are well maintained and there is a communal bin area.
Tenure The property is leasehold. Details of the service charge can be provided upon request. The lease has been extended and expires in 2143. The buyer's solicitor will need to verify this as Arkade Property has not had sight of the lease. The service charge is approximately £2,250pa and the Vendor does not pay ground rent.
Services 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.
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 but some items may be available by separate negotiation.
LOCAL AUTHORITY Birmingham City Council.
INFORMATION Misrepresentation Act 1967. These details are prepared as a general guide only and must not be relied on as a basis to enter legal binding obligations. A prospective purchaser should rely upon his/her own inspection, surveyor and/or solicitor before any expenditure or legal commitment. If a prospective purchaser does wish to rely upon these particulars Arkade Property would be happy to provide specific written verification. Verbal representation will be made in good faith but cannot be relied upon. Subjective comments in these particulars are the opinion of Arkade Property only.
Arkade Property has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and do not warrant that they are in good working order. The prospective purchaser's solicitor must ensure that these are owned by the seller and not subject to hire purchase or other conditional sale agreement.
Arkade Property has not checked legal documentation and the solicitor should verify the tenure of the property and all restrictive and other covenants. Measurements and distances are approximate and for guidance only. Where rooms are irregular, only maximum dimensions are given.
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