Melbourne Quays, West Street, Gravesend | £195,000


Very rarley available in this development, this penthouse apartment on two floors enjoys fantastic views over The River Thames and beyond. Boasting a balcony as well a juliette balcony and its own private roof terrace garden and a parking space. Call Walker Jarvis 01474 534453  to arrange viewing.

If you enjoy river life then don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity to purchase this duplex penthouse apartment arranged over two floors and situated in a prestigious development on the edge of the River Thames.

Very rarely available in this block, this particular apartment has only had one owner since new. It enjoys fascinating views  of the ever changing scenes of river life, St Georges Church, the famous statue of Princess Pocahontas, the  historic town centre including the heritage quarter and beyond.

The property itself comprises, entrance hall, lounge with access onto balcony, kitchen, bathroom, one double bedroom and 20’ x 13’ second reception room/bedroom, with door opening to Juliette style balcony facing onto the river and access onto its own private roof terrace. Other benefits include double glazed tilt and turn windows, Elvaco warm air heating with individual room thermostats, security entry phone system, one allocated parking space behind communal electronically controlled security gates, a resident’s fitness room for flat owners and two lifts.

Melbourne Quay is situated on West Street and is ideal for those who want to walk into the town centre with its mainline railway station which offers a high speed service to St Pancras, London in just 22 minutes or a domestic service to London including, London Bridge and Charing cross. The town centre offers a wide selection of shopping and social amenities including a choice of bars and restaurant’s.  Ebbsfleet International railway station is easily accessed and you can be in London within just seventeen minutes or Paris in under two hours. If you fancy a walk in the park, then you have the choice of The Queen Elizabeth Gardens, General Gordon Gardens, Gravesend Promenade and Windmill Hill Conservation all close by.

ACCOMMODATION WITH APROXIMATE MEASUREMENTS:

 

COMMUNAL ENTRANCE:  External security entry phone system. Doors to main reception hall. Access to fitness room, inner hall with lift up to 4thfloor/stairs to 5thfloor. Access to carpark and lift/stairs to 5thfloor.

 

HALL: Entrance door, carpet, entry phone hand set, Elvaco heater, storage cupboard, cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

 

LOUNGE:14’6 x 12’11 French windows leading onto balcony with extensive river views, carpet, staircase leading to reception room/bedroom two. Elvaco heater.

 

KITCHEN: 10’10 x 7’4” Fitted with a range of integrated appliances, including oven, hob, extractor, dishwasher, washer/drier and fridge/freezer. Range of wall and base cupboards, work surfaces and one and a half bowl sink and drainer.

 

BEDROOM: 13’1 x 9’2 Double glazed window overlooking river Thames. Fitted wardrobe, carpet, Elvaco heater.

 

BATHROOM: 7’3 x 6’3 White suite with shower over panelled bath, pedestal basin low level w.c. electric heated towel rail, shaver light point.

 

STAIRS/LANDING:

 

RECEPTION 2/BEDROOM: 20’ 5 x 13 French windows with Juliette balcony overlooking the river, double glazed patio doors to rear giving access onto roof terrace.

 

ROOF TERRACE: Paved and shingled, low retaining walls. Fabulous view over the town centre and beyond.

 

PARKING: There is one allocated parking space per flat and strictly no Commercial vehicles to be parked.

 

COMMUNAL FITNESS ROOM:(For the use of flat owners only.) Various Gym equipment, changing rooms, shower and Sauna.

 

LEASEHOLD: We understand that the initial length of lease was 125 years  from 1992 . Melbourne Quay Flat owners are the Freeholders,  ( Share of Freehold ) and that there is a residents association with a board of directors. We understand and Caxtons are the managing agents. Please note we have not seen a copy of the lease however, your solicitor/conveyancer will confirm full details prior to exchange of contracts.

GROUND RENT £80 P.A. TBC

 

SERVICE CHARGES: TBC.

We understand this includes buildings insurance, water, general maintenance of the communal internal and external parts. Electric lighting of all communal parts, maintenance of two lifts and general cleaning of all the communal parts. Your solicitor will confirm full details prior to exchange of contracts.

NOTE: We understand its a condition of lease that no pets are allowed in the building.

 

 

 

Floorplan for Melbourne Quays, West Street, Gravesend
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