Melbourne Quays, West Street, Gravesend | £185,000


If you enjoy the peace and tranquility of river views, then take a look at this one bedroom luxury riverside apartment and watch the world go by.  Melbourne Quay is an exclusive development situated on the side of the River Thames  & walking distance of the town & station. VIEWING RECOMMENDED.

If you enjoy river life then don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity to purchase this one bedroom second floor apartment situated right on the front of this prestigious development. Offering fascinating panoramic views over the River Thames from all of the principle rooms this apartment is beautifully presented by the current vendor and comprises hall, Living Area opening into a fully fitted kitchen, one double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, a modern white bathroom suite and access onto a private balcony giving you that little bit of outside space.  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/sauna 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 including a high speed service to St Pancras, London in just 22 minutes or a domestic service to London including, London Bridge and Charing cross, making it perfect for commuters. 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. 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. St Georges Church, the famous statue of Princess Pocahontas, the historic town centre including the heritage quarter and beyond. Are all on the doorstep. 

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 all floors floor. Access to carpark and lift/stairs to all floors.

 

HALL Hardwood entrance door to front, coved ceiling, wall lights, wall mounted Elvaco heater, laminate flooring, security entry phone handset, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, cupboard housing space and plumbing for washing machine and hanging rail, doors giving access to living room, bathroom and bedroom.

 

LIVING ROOM:  14’1 x 12’7Double glazed window to front, double glazed French doors leading to balcony with tiled flooring and offering stunning views over the River Thames,  wall lights wall mounted Elvaco heater, fitted carpet, television and telephone points.

 

KITCHEN: 8’4 x 7’9Vinyl flooring, 1½ bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap and waste disposal unit, range of base and wall units, work surfaces, integrated oven and hob with extractor fan over, space and plumbing for tumble dryer, space for fridge freezer,  tiled walls.

 

BEDROOM: 12’7 x 9’2Double glazed window overlooking the river, wall lights, and wall mounted Elvaco heater, laminate flooring, television point, built in wardrobes.

 

BATHROOM: 6’10 x 5’9Wall mounted electric heated towel rail, vinyl flooring, three piece white suite comprising close coupled WC, wash hand basin set in vanity unit with mixer tap, bath with shower mixer taps, tiled walls, extractor fan.

 

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.

 

SERVICE CHARGES: £890 P.A.

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.

 

OTHER:There are rubbish shoots on each floor and the use of two communal storage cupboards.

 

Floorplan for Melbourne Quays, West Street, Gravesend
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