2 Bedroom Flat Sold in Croydon, CR0
59 Ovington Court, Kempton Walk, Croydon
This semi-detached leasehold 2-bedroom flat, on an estate built in 1970, is sited over a block of four garages. It is located near to schools, local shops and two railway stations.
The property is as follows:-
Type of Construction
Roof - Sloping timber, felted roof with internal gutters and plastic down pipe
External first-floor walls - Generally timber studding with white plastic cladding but some areas of wall, adjacent to the party wall, are masonry (some clad and some unclad)
Internal first floor walls – generally timber studding but with masonry in some areas
External ground floor walls – Masonry
Party walls – Masonry
First floor – T&G chipboard sheets on insulation on timber joists with masonry internal walls supported on steel beams.
Ground floor – oversite concrete
Patio – Tiles on felt on chipboard on timber joists on reinforced concrete support beams
Entrance canopy – flat timber, felted roof
Single garage with up-and-over metal access door
3 other garages below the property are in separate ownership
A canopy over the front door and two external storage cupboards
The part-glazed front door gives access to a small internal lobby with a door giving access to the rear of the garage and a flight of stairs leading directly up into the Lounge/Dining Room at first floor level.
Lounge/Dining Room - double-glazed windows in south and west facing walls and a double-glazed sliding patio door in west facing wall. Open doorway and hatchway to Kitchen and door to internal hallway. Central heating control thermostat.
Patio – Small external patio with brick walls to south and west and a part-glazed balustrading to the north.
Kitchen – double-glazed window to south facing wall and roof-light
Hallway – access doors to Bathroom, Bedroom 1, Bedroom 2, Airing Cupboard and Gas Central Heating Unit
Bathroom – roof-light, WC, sink and bath
Bedroom 1 – double-glazed window to west-facing wall, built-in cupboard
Bedroom 2 – Double-glazed window to north-facing wall, built-in cupboard
Airing Cupboard – electrical immersion tank, slatted shelving
Gas Central Heating Unit – hot air central heating
The Management Company
The Management Company maintains the communal footpaths, gardens, lighting and parking areas for three courts within the development as well as ensuring that individual owners maintain their properties to acceptable standards. The current payment to the management company is £35 per calendar month.
The lease is 999 years from December 1970 which means that there are 955 years remaining
Energy Performance Certificate
The property currently has an energy performance E rating
Council Tax Band
Tax Band C currently £1310.57 per annum
There are local shops and public house within a few minutes walking distance with a greater range of shops at Shirley, West Wickham and Elmers End.
Eden Park Station is just under a mile, and Elmers End Station is just over a mile, from the property.