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Flat 2 Shelbourne Court, Bewdley, Worcestershire, DY12
Offers in the region of £110,000 | 1 bedroom

Property features

• Immediate vacant possession
• Ideal for buyers of all ages given town centre position!
• Spacious Grade ll Listed first floor apartment
• Price to include a long 147 year lease.

Available with immediate vacant possession and ideal for buyers of all ages given its town centre position! Spacious Grade ll Listed first floor apartment right in the heart of this picturesque and greatly revered North Worcestershire riverside town. Price to include a long 147 year lease. EPC exempt. Stourport Office 01299 822060


DESCRIPTION
INTRODUCTION - Shelbourne Court is right in the heart of historic Bewdley just seconds from all of the plentiful amenities that this vibrant town has to offer including independent shops plus renowned restaurants and ale houses. It sits next to Tesco and within 50m of the River Severn and attractive quayside. Views from the property offer a glimpse of the river and stretch over to Beales Corner being one of the most photographed/painted images of Bewdley!AGENTS COMMENTS - Here is a property with a very broad wide market appeal being an ideal main residence or, equally, would also be absolutely perfect for those who perhaps have a second home elsewhere or abroad and wish to retain a lock up and leave 'bolt-hole'. Alternatively, it could also function as great letting or even holiday letting property given its town centre position and Bewdley's prominence as tourist destination! The property is in market to be sold straightaway and sensibly priced to attract immediate interest from able buyers with the great advantage of immediate vacant possession and crucially also a long 150 year lease!THE PROPERTY - A very spacious 1 bedroom Grade II Listed first floor apartment which is truly only full appreciated by personal inspection. It is a ''through' property thereby having windows to both the front and rear plus the kitchen also has a side window.LOCATION - Historic Bewdley is an acutely sought after place to live and with special reason. It takes its name from the French words "Beau Lieu" meaning "Beautiful Place" and has been described as the "most perfect small Georgian town in Worcestershire". This vibrant town is packed with plentiful amenities including a wealth of restaurants/character public houses and is built on the banks of the River Severn, offering a rich and scenic landscape which draws visitors from far and wide the whole year round. Please see the additional photographs illustrating the picturesque general surroundings. TENURE Leasehold. The property is currently held on a 99-year lease commencing from 24 June 1982, therefore with 57 unexpired remaining. The ground rent is currently £75 per annum. The current service charge is levied at approximately £1200 per annum. Based upon the £110,000 guide price, the sale will include a long lease extension. Upon completion, the new owner will enjoy the benefit of 189 years from 24 June 1982, therefore giving 147 unexpired years. Under a new lease there will also be only just a peppercorn ground rent.AGENTS NOTE - For those happy to purchase with the original/existing lease, then a reduced asking price of ''Offers based upon £95,000', would be seriously considered.MANAGING AGENTS: M W Property Services (Kidderminster) Ltd, First Floor, The Old Laboratory, Paddington House, New Road, Kidderminster, DY10 1AL. 01562 543364NOTE FOR MORTGAGE PURCHASERS - Few properties are totally un-mortgagable. However, the key point for those looking to purchase with secured finance is that will very likely require a specialist broker to explore any options. If there are such options available, they will likely be at higher than mainstream rates. The reason for this is that the property is located above commercial premises, and our experience dictates that this will not ''fit' criteria for high street lenders. Accordingly, this is why we have described the property as ''most suited to cash buyers. Prospective purchasers are advised to consult their own mortgage advisor at the earliest opportunity.ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE (EPC) - For the purpose of this sale, the property has been viewed as EPC exempt, given that it forms part of a Grade II Listed building. This as per the Department for Communities and Local Government guidance - ''A guide to energy performance, sale and let of dwellings', dated December 2017. In general terms, Government rules for rental homes currently prescribe that properties can only be let if they have an energy rating from A to E. Prospective purchasers wishing to let this property should make their own enquiries and satisfy themselves.The accommodation comprises:-

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE AND STAIRS TO FIRST FLOOR


ENTRANCE DOOR OPENS TO:


SPLIT LEVEL RECEPTION HALL
with built-in under-stairs cupboard and doors to:-

LIVING ROOM
5.16m x 4.50m (16'11" x 14'9")
[max] with twin secondary glazed sash windows to front elevation, two electric night storage heaters and decorative fireplace.

FITTED KITCHEN
2.82m x 2.50m (9'3" x 8'2")
with secondary glazed window to side elevation with a view of Beales Corner and also a glimpse of the river, range of both wall and base mounted kitchen units with complementary roll top surface over, having inset stainless steel sink and inset electric hob, built-in electric oven, integral fridge/freezer, integral washer dryer, hot water cylinder concealed by kitchen unit.

DOUBLE BEDROOM
4.45m x 3.50m (14'7" x 11'6")
[max] with electric night storage heater and twin secondary glazed windows to rear elevation.

BATHROOM
2.34m x 2.29m (7'8" x 7'6")
with ladder style electric towel radiator, low level flush wc, pedestal hand wash basin and corner bath plus enclosed corner cubicle with electric shower.

OUTSIDE:


SHARED COMMUNAL COURTYARD

 

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