Old Bank Works, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield£225,000
2 bed Penthouse Apartment, Huddersfield
Old Bank Works is the conversion of a former mill/workshop premises carried out by local developer SB Homes around 5 years ago. It occupies an idyllic canal side setting within an easy stroll of the village centre where you will find an array of shops, cafes, bars, train station and a regular bus service.
Full DetailsFULL DESCRIPTION Old Bank Works is the conversion of a former mill/workshop premises carried out by local developer SB Homes around 5 years ago. It occupies an idyllic canal side setting within an easy stroll of the village centre where you will find an array of shops, cafes, bars, train station and a regular bus service. No.17 is a penthouse apartment accessed by either lift or stairs. The accommodation is stylishly presented throughout and offers an open plan living kitchen with access out to a roof terrace. You will also find a spacious hallway, master bedroom with en suite shower room, bedroom 2 and a separate bathroom. The penthouse apartments also benefit from having access up to a partially boarded loft with a pull-down ladder which provides additional storage and also houses the boiler. It also has under floor heating, double glazing, and an allocated parking space. You may also wish to note that this apartment has the benefit of no onward chain.
The main entrance door to the building has a wall mounted buzzer system next to it to provide entry for guests. Stairs or lift can be taken from the main foyer up to the top floor. An inner corridor then leads to the apartment's own entrance door which opens into:-
HALL A spacious hall with wood effect flooring, wall mounted coat hooks, and hatch with pull down ladder access up to the loft which provides storage and is where the central heating boiler is located.
OPEN PLAN LIVING KITCHEN 19' 6" x 11' 6" (5.94m x 3.51m) The kitchen area is fitted with a range of modern white wall, drawer and base units with ample work surfaces incorporating a 1½ bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Integrated appliances include a washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, 4-ring hob with glass splashback and extractor hood over, and an electric oven & grill below. There is also under unit enhancer lighting, and a wall mounted handset for the door intercom system. The living space as a whole has plenty of natural light via windows to two elevations and the glazed door that leads out onto the roof terrace from where you can enjoy pleasant views.
BEDROOM 1 12' 6" x 11' (3.81m x 3.35m) A double bedroom with window looking out to the front. There are fitted wardrobes with sliding door fronts.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 6' 7" x 6' (2.01m x 1.83m) Fitted with a white suite comprising low flush w.c., wash basin with mirror over and drawers beneath, and a shower cubicle with mains shower over. There are part tiled walls, tiled floor, shaver socket, and an extractor fan.
BEDROOM 2 11' x 11' (3.35m x 3.35m) A smaller double bedroom which also has views to the front.
BATHROOM 6' 7" x 6' (2.01m x 1.83m) Fitted with a modern white suite comprising a panelled bath with shower and screen over, pedestal wash basin with mirror and shaver socket above, and a low flush w.c. There are part tiled walls, tiled floor, and an extractor fan.
OUTSIDE Old Bank Works is accessed from Old Bank Car Park at the side of the canal. The courtyard in front of the building provides allocated parking for the apartments. The main entrance door with secure entry system is at the front of the building.
VIEWING By appointment with Wm. Sykes & Son.
TENURE The management of the building is in the process of being handed over from SB Homes to a newly set up management company in which each apartment will own an equal share. Thereafter the tenure will be classed as 'Leasehold with a Freehold Share'. The current ground rent to SB Homes is £100pa.
LOCATION From our office on Britannia Road, proceed along to the mini roundabout and then turn left. Turn next left onto Old Bank and the entrance to Old Bank Works is at the far side of the car park.