2 Bedroom Flat (Now Sold)
Foundry Court, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1UG
Situated in a quiet location in the heart of St Peters Basin, with good access to the Quayside and city centre, with a lovely boating marina within easy walking distance. This flat offers accommodation below stamp duty level, and benefits from accommodation comprising:
Entrance hall, two bedrooms, a triple aspect living room, fitted kitchen and a bathroom with electric shower.
Entrance door with entry phone system opens into a lobby with a further door into the communal hallway, which has stairs to the first floor.
Private panelled door leads into a small lobby, which has a ceiling light and consumer service units. A further door leads into the hallway.
Which has the entry phone, a night storage heater, power points, skirting and cupboard housing the hot water tank.
2.26m (7'5) x 1.73m (5'8) fitted with a WC, pedestal wash hand basin and a bath with side panel. There are chrome fittings, a Triton electric shower over the bath, shower rail, tiled splash backs, electric wall heater, tiled floor and a window.
3.58m (11'9) x 2.64m (8'8). with a south facing window, electric wall heater, skirting, power points, wardrobe and small dressing table, double bed. (Included in the price but will remove if requested).
2.64m (8'8) x 2.08m (6'10) with a south facing window, power points, skirting, electric wall heater, wardrobe, 3/4 bed. (Included in the price but will remove if requested).
3.25m (10'8) x 1.73m (5'8) with north facing window. Fitted with a range of wall and base units, one and a half bowl sink unit with mono tap, electric cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tiled splash backs, power points, electric wall heater. All White goods included in the price.
6.86m (22'6) x 3.23m (10'7) Triple aspect with windows to the north, east and south. There are a pair of night storage heaters, power, telephone and television points, skirting and cornicing. The room is furnished with one two seater and one three seater sofa, a dining table and four chairs, coffee tables, tall drawer unit, and large glass TV stand. (included in the price, but can remove if requested). (All sizes stated in the descriptions are approximate).
Leasehold. 99 year lease with approximately 74 years left.
Off street parking with designated parking space. There is also ample parking within the vicinity of the flat entrance for additional cars or visitors.
The main heating and hot water benefit from an economy seven tariff which is approximately half the cost of a normal tariff making it very efficient and cheap to run. The water is supplied from a water meter which also contributes to lower bills.
There is facility to easily add satellite TV to the flat from a communal satellite feed.
There is an excellent regular bus service provided by Go North East called Quay link that comes to the entrance of St Peters Basin. This provides a service (Q3) 7 days a week every 15 minutes for the majority of the working week and every half hour at weekends. It enables easy travel to Newcastle Quayside, Newcastle City Centre, Monument Metro, Haymarket and Regent Centre Bus Terminals, Gosforth High Street and Gosforth Great Park.
Local taxi companies can also provide quick and inexpensive travel into the city centre or to Newcastle Central Railway Station.
The Housing development is self contained with only one road in or out so there is no through traffic. It also benefits from its location by being very quiet and peaceful considering it is so close to city centre life.
There are walks and cycle paths running along the riverside within easy reach of the property.
St Peters basin also has its own pub on your doorstep which is a great place to unwind and take in views of the boating marina. There are also some lovely pubs within easy walking distance to the property along the quayside which are cosy in the winter and offer spectacular beer garden views of the river during the summer months.
This property is ideal for a first time buyer or someone who works or studies in and around Newcastle city centre. However due to its central location It has great travel links to the surrounding areas.