Arkade Property is delighted to offer this exceptional apartment for sale. It is situated on the second floor of the prestigious Jewel Court complex developed by The Shaylor Group, a local firm of builders with a nationwide coverage, demanding trust, care, sensitivity and craftsmanship from expert contractors.
The Shaylor Group have an established and proven record in the heritage sector and their expertise in this area was recognised in the RICS West Midlands Awards 2017 where their restoration of the Royal Shakespeare Swan Wing was named Finalist in both the 'Building Conservation' and 'Community Benefit' categories.
Jewel Court is located just off Legge Lane in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter which is now enjoying substantial regeneration and extensive restoration while preserving the unique ambience of the area. The Jewellery Quarter has a delightfully eclectic mix of shopping and residential schemes, many of the buildings having been listed because of their historic significance. Indeed it has been described by English Heritage as "a unique historic environment, a national treasure." The development is a very short walk to St. Paul's Square, a lovely green square with bars, restaurants, art galleries and the famous live music venue, 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, the new library and Symphony Hall, the home of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. The property 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 beautiful design of this apartment, coupled with the imaginative additional features create a functional work of art and a flexible, exclusive living space. The property comprises a spacious living and dining area with a full fitted and ergonomically designed kitchen, a beautifully appointed bathroom and a large double bedroom. The property is also offered with a 999 year lease.
Details The apartment itself mirrors the quality and ambience of the development as a whole. It is accessed from the ground floor.
Hallway One enters the apartment from the hallway via the high quality front door with a self closing mechanism, a lock and a peephole. There is wood effect flooring, white painted walls and ceiling, a CCTV entry phone with a high resolution screen and a telephone point. Finally the hallway benefits from a radiator, a smoke alarm, four flush halogen spotlights and two electric wall sockets.
Doors off the hallway lead to:
Cupboard The cupboard has wood effect flooring, painted walls, a wall mounted boiler, two electric wall sockets, the water meter, the fuse box and a flush halogen spotlight.
Living room 4.82m x 3.71m The living area comprises a lounge/dining area and a kitchen area. This is another spacious, well appointed room with the high quality wood effect flooring, painted walls and ceiling, expansive, double glazed windows overlooking Legge Lane, three wall mounted lights, a radiator, two telephone points, satellite, television and radio points, eight electric wall sockets and a wall mounted thermostat.
Kitchen Incorporated at one end of the living area is a beautifully designed and aesthetically pleasing kitchen area with all the necessary fitted appliances. The floor has grey tiles and the walls are painted. There are ample base and wall units with halogen downlights, worksurfaces with an integral, stainless steel sink and chrome mixer tap, an integral cda, halogen, four ring hob with a three speed extractor and downlight above and a cda electric oven. In addition the kitchen has an integral cda dishwasher, washer dryer, fridge and freezer. Finally there are six electric wall sockets, four flush halogen spotlights and a smoke alarm.
Bedroom 3.50m x 3.07m The bedroom is well proportioned and benefits from a fawn carpet, painted walls and ceiling and a double glazed window to the street. In addition there are two wall light fittings, a radiator, six electric wall sockets, a telephone point and satellite, television and radio points.
Bathroom 3.48m x 2.01m This excellently appointed and modern bathroom has a grey tiled floor, painted walls which have been fully tiled to the wet areas, a white bath with a wall mounted shower above and a glass screen, a white, wall mounted washbasin with a chrome mixer tap and a tiled shelf and fitted mirror above. In addition there is a toilet, a shaving socket, an extractor, a toilet roll holder, a heated towel rail and four flush halogen spotlights.
Communal Areas and Facilities The communal areas are carpeted and there is a central post box collection area and refuse disposal area. Access to all floors of the complex can be obtained via the lift or the stairs
Parking The property does coming with a parking space. For parking, a residents' parking permit is available from the Birmingham City Council at the cost of £225.00 per annum (correct at the time of preparation of these particulars).
Tenure The property is leasehold for a period of 999 years from August 2017.
Council tax We are advised that the property will fall within Council Tax band C but enquiry must be made of Birmingham City Council.
Service charges and ground rent The provisional figure for ground rent is £275 per annum. While the service charge can only be an estimate, we are advised that this will be approximately £875 per annum.
Services Mains electricity, drainage, gas and water are connected to the property. These have not been tested so no guarantee can be given that they are in working order however the appropriate warranties will be given on completion of the sale. The property benefits from gas central heating.
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 however the appropriate warranties will be given on completion of the sale. Only those items mentioned in the sales particulars are included in the sale. All others are specifically excluded.
Details and 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 will have the opportunity to test the services prior to completion.
Arkade Property has not checked legal documentation and the solicitor should verify the details of 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.
Local Authority: Birmingham City Council
Directions: Legge Lane is located at the intersection of Newhall Hill, Frederick Street and Graham Street.
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