Queens Road, Chester £99,333
A one bedroom GROUND FLOOR post-millennium apartment being sold under the DISCOUNT FOR SALE property scheme, in an EXTREMELY CONVENIENT RESIDENTS' PERMIT PARKING area, within walking distance of the railway station and city centre.
Of particular interest to first time buyers wishing to attain an initial step on the property ladder, the sale of this apartment represents the opportunity to acquire 100% of the long leasehold interest in the property at a 20% discount, under the Discount for Sale Property Scheme, for which certain eligibility criteria applies. The property also has the benefit of being within a Local Authority Residents Permit Parking Scheme area, as well as being within walking distance of fast and efficient mainline railway services from the Chester General Railway Station, and being within half a mile of the wide range of facilities within and around the Roman city of Chester. The property has the additional benefits of double glazed windows, an electric hot water heating system, programmable electric panel heaters, connections to mains water, mains electricity and mains drainage, and the following accommodation which is described in detail below.
COMMUNAL ENTRANCE HALL
With access to the private accommodation of the subject apartment as follows.
9'11" x 3'4" (3.02m x 1.02m)
With intercom entry telephone, tiled flooring, smoke alarm, programmable electric panel heater and inner doorways leading to the sitting room/dining room/kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and boiler/utility cupboard.
SITTING ROOM/DINING ROOM/KITCHEN
22'4" x 11'0" (6.81m x 3.35m)
A well-proportioned food preparation, dining and entertaining space with telephone point, television point and kitchen area with grained range of wall units, floor cupboards and drawers with woodblock effect work surfaces, stainless steel single drainer sink unit with chromium mixer tap, woodblock effect upstands, tiled flooring, fitted four ring electric hob with hood above and electric oven/grill beneath, and points and space for a refrigerator/freezer.
12'1" x 8'8" (3.68m x 2.64m)
With television point, telephone point and programmable electric panel heater.
6'2" x 6'1" (1.88m x 1.85m)
With contemporary style white suite having chromium fittings comprising panelled bath with shower curtain rail and fitted electric shower unit, wash hand basin, dual flush WC, tiled splashbacks, tiled flooring and electrically heated towel rail/radiator.
6'0" x 3'3" (1.83m x 0.99m)
Wit tiled flooring, electricity RCD/circuit breaker control panel, plinth mounted pressurised and electrically heated hot water cylinder, and points and space for a washing machine.
A particular benefit of the apartment is that it is situated within a Local Authority Residents' Permit Parking Zone, details of which are available via the Cheshire West & Chester Council.
The property is of leasehold tenure with the benefit of a 125 year lease dating from 2007. This lease being subject to a variable annual ground rent currently set at £125 per annum, and a variable annual service charge in respect of items of communal expense and maintenance, currently set at £772.64 per annum.
Due to the discounted for sale nature of this property, certain eligibility criteria will apply to the eventual purchaser. Eligibility is assessed by the local authority, and prospective purchasers are invited to complete and submit an edibility form by searching for 'affordable housing' on www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk.
Proceed out of the city in an easterly direction and at the roundabout prior to The Bars, take the exit onto City Road signposted for the railway station. Proceed along City Road, taking the right hand turning prior to the Queen Hotel into Queens Road, and follow the road round to the right for several hundred yards, after which the building within which the subject property is situated will be observed in its position on the right hand side just prior to the Shot Tower.