It is improbable that one will find a spacious, two double bedroom apartment so close to the city centre, which ticks all of the boxes, at this extraordinary price. It is spacious, modern, has double glazing and gas central heating, two washrooms, super views from the third floor, secure allocated parking and is only a stone's throw from the vibrant Broad Street with the National Indoor Arena on the doorstep. The entrance to the apartment is situated on Sheepcote Street in the heart of Birmingham. Sheepcote Street is located just off Broad Street, the entertainment/leisure sector of Birmingham. Within a short walk from the apartment, one can find Brindley Place with its historic canal system, the UCI multi screen cinema, a number of bars, high quality restaurants and theatres, the Sea Life Centre, the National Indoor Arena, the International Convention Centre, the magnificent new library, the REP theatre 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 and Five Ways Stations, the Metro link and Grand Central Station and regular trains from here operate to London and Birmingham International for the NEC and Birmingham International Airport.
The apartment itself has laminate, tiled and carpeted flooring, gas central heating and double glazing throughout.The apartment is situated on the third floor overlooking Sheepcote Street, the Roundhouse, the canal and King Edward's Wharf and has just been decorated. It briefly comprises a large open plan, lounge/dining/kitchen area with a Juliette balcony, two spacious double bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes and one with an en-suite shower room and a guest bathroom. The secure allocated parking space so close to the city centre is also a huge bonus. This property must be viewed to appreciate the extraordinary value it offers and, for the investor, it will offer generous yields.
HALLWAY Entry to the apartment is at third floor level from an external walkway which overlooks the internal courtyard. The entry door has three translucent glass inserts, a letter box and a peephole. On entering the apartment, one will see the hallway with its wood effect, laminate flooring and painted walls. There are two ceiling lights, a smoke alarm, a wall mounted heater, electric wall sockets, a telephone point and a wall mounted thermostat. The hallway gives access to the bathroom, the two bedrooms and the living/kitchen area and there are two further doors off to the two cupboards, one housing the Heatrae Sadia Mega Flow hot water tank and the water meter and the other houses the fuse box.
LIVING ROOM 26' 3" x 12' 7" (8.02m x 3.85m) The living room encompasses the kitchen area and the lounge/dining area.
The kitchen area has a wood effect laminate floor and white painted walls. There are ample base and wall units with wood effect doors and the wall units benefit from downlights. Above the base units are light grey work surfaces with matching splashbacks and these incorporate a one and a half bowl sink with a chrome mixer tap and a four ring, gas hob with a stainless steel splashback and a stainless steel chimney extractor above with three speeds and a downlight. Below the hob is an integral, Electrolux oven and incorporated within the units is an Electrolux dishwasher and an Electrolux Aqualux 1200 washing machine. There is also an integral fridge and freezer. Within one of the cupboards, one will find the Advance E Glow boiler and, finally, the kitchen offers a wall mounted radiator, flush, halogen ceiling spotlights, sundry electric wall sockets and some shelving.
This is a bright and spacious area with wood effect laminate flooring and white painted walls. The piece de resistance is the Juliette balcony beyond two French doors which offers fabulous views beyond Sheepcote Street, over the Roundhouse and the canal to King Edward's Wharf. There is a wall mounted radiator, electric wall sockets, two ceiling light fittings and FM, television and satellite points.
MAIN BEDROOM 18' 0" x 12' 2" (5.50m x 3.71m) This is another spacious room, The dimensions incorporate a small area from which one can access the en-suite shower room and which leads to the body of the bedroom. The main bedroom has a fawn carpet and painted walls. There is a double glazed window which offers the same marvellous views as the living room, two ceiling light fittings, a radiator, electric wall sockets FM and television points. Finally there is a large, fitted wardrobe with two sliding, mirrored doors, a shelf and a hanging rail.
ENSUITE 6' 10" x 5' 9" (2.09m x 1.77m) The en-suite shower room has a white tiled floor and part tiled walls. There is a fully tiled shower cubicle with a glass door and a wall mounted shower. In addition, the shower cubicle has four wall mounted jets for that all-over body shower experience! The en-suite also has flush halogen spotlights, an Intervent ceiling extractor, a toilet and pedestal wash basin with a chrome mixer tap, a shelf above and a mirror above that, a vanity light and, finally, a heated towel rail.
SECOND BEDROOM 12' 1" x 9' 11" (3.70m x 3.04m) As the dimensions suggest, this is another excellently sized room with a fawn carpet, white painted walls and a double glazed window overlooking the inner courtyard with fitted blinds and a white sill below. There is also a fitted wardrobe with two, sliding, mirrored doors, a shelf and a hanging rail, a ceiling light fitting, electric wall sockets and a wall mounted radiator.
BATHROOM 6' 10" x 6' 6" (2.09m x 2.00m) The guest bathroom has a white tiled floor and part tiled walls. There is a bath with a shower attachment, a toilet, a pedestal washbasin with a chrome mixer tap and a double glazed window with translucent glass and a tiled sill below. There is a shelf with a mirror above, a heated towel rail, a wall mounted medicine cabinet with two mirrored doors, a ceiling extractor, two flush halogen spotlights and a wall mounted vanity light.
The property is leasehold with approximately 105 years remaining. This should be verified by the buyer's solicitor as Arkade Property has only received verbal confirmation.
Mains electricity, gas, 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.
DETAILS AND INFORMATION
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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 in shape, only maximum dimensions are given.
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