2 Bedroom Apartment (Now Let)

22 Brooklyn Works, Green Lane, Kelham Island, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield

Letting Information
Letting Type
Negotiable
Key Features
  • Central heating
  • Double glazed
  • Washing machine
  • Shared garden/communal space
  • Cycle store
  • Dishwasher
  • Parking
  • White goods
  • Gym
  • River view
Full Description

Available from 6th July 2014, this 2 bedroom furnished apartment in desirable Brooklyn Works is located on the top (second) floor with a great view of the river and its resident wildlife. Brooklyn Works was one of the original factories converted to city living flats and is well known in Kelham Island for having a good sense of community.

The property is particularly well-suited to university staff or similar professionals.

Brooklyn Works is brilliantly located, being 2 mins from the Shalesmoor tram stop (Blue and Yellow tram routes); near the bus routes serving the north of Sheffield (e.g. 11, 12, 14, 17, 53, 57, 57A, 58, 77 & 78); and right by the inner ring road for easy access to the Parkway and M1 by car.

Getting to town on foot only takes 15 mins via West Bar to Campo Lane behind the Cathedral near the centre of town, or you have a choice of buses and trams.

There are more photos of the property on flickr - please request a link if you'd like to see these.

The property comprises:

Entrance via communal staircase with secure time-locked door on ground floor. From the landing, enter the property into a hallway with large storage cupboard including shelving and coat hooks. Door buzzer and intercom system for allowing access to the ground floor also located here.

Open plan living room with well-maintained wood laminate floor, spacious and comfortable corner sofa, wall cupboards, shelving, table and dining chairs provided, with a balcony overlooking the River Don as it flows over Kelham weir. This leads round into the kitchen with stainless steel gas hob and electric fan assisted oven, fridge with icebox, microwave, dishwasher and washer-dryer.

Bedroom One is light and airy with double bed, wardrobe, cupboard and shoe storage.

Bedroom Two is currently being used as a study with desk, filing drawers, shelving and a white board provided.

Bathroom with heated towel rail, combined bath with shower and mosaic and mirror tiles.

Gas central heating and combi boiler which heats the water as you use it. Good insulation, double glazing and effective heating easily keeps the place toasty all winter without breaking the bank. The EPC is available upon request.

An allocated covered parking space within the secure courtyard is included in the rent, as is use of the locked bike store next door in Cornish Place. As a tenant of Brooklyn Works, you are also eligible to use the on-site gym in neighbouring Cornish Place for no extra charge. Use of the guest suites is a further privilege of living here - these have a small booking fee.

The courtyard has a well-used grassy communal area with picnic table, barbeque and original brick chimney, which is put to use each Christmas to toast chestnuts at the annual festive party!

The flat is being offered at £695 pcm including use of the gym and guest suites, secure covered parking space and superb river view! It is a Standard Assured Shorthold Tenancy lease with one & a half month's rent up front as deposit to be held in the Government Deposit Protection Scheme.

Interested? Want to come and have a look? Please get in touch to arrange a viewing.

Local facilities:

Newsagent, fish & chip shop, sandwich shops, greasy spoon cafe, Tesco Express (Corporation St), Infirmary Road Tesco, NHS Dentist (Shalesmoor) and of course a great selection of pubs – from real ale establishments to our own gastro pub – plus a number of breweries. A soon-to-open bakery as part of the forthcoming Little Kelham development is also on the cards.

Pubs & cafes: all within easy walk:

The Milestone

The Brooklyn Steakhouse Bar & Grill

The Grind Cafe

The Kelham Island Tavern

The Fat Cat

Green City Coffee

The Riverside Cafe

Shakespeares

The Harlequin

The Wellington

The Gardener’s Rest

Other leisure facilities:

The amazing Chimney House (check out their private dining experience); Kelham Island Museum; the Kelham Island Arts Co-operative (KIAC); the vintage and art centre in The Nichols Building; Foundry Climbing Centre; Yellow Arch studios and various other music recording studios; and The House Skate Park are all within a short distance of the property.

Community Groups

Find out more about the area on the Kelham Island and Neepsend web forum & Facebook. There are also community/interest groups in the area – the Kelham Island Community Alliance (KICA), & the Shalesmoor, Kelham Island & Neepsend Network (SKINN).

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