Lockside Marina, Chelmsford, Essex

2-bed Flat Offers Over £250,000

Property description

A well presented two bedroom first floor apartment situated on this popular riverside development with just under a mile from the railway station. the accommodation comprises an entrance hall, with security entrance phone, a good sized lounge/diner and a fitted kitchen. There is an en-suite shower room to the master bedroom and a family bathroom. There is a balcony leading from the lounge which has panoramic open views over the river chelmer and surrounding countryside. The apartment has gas fired radiator central heating and is double glazed. Outside there are communal gardens and allocated parking space.  

Area Information

Lockside Marina is positioned on the periphery of the City Centre within easy reach the City centre. The development is accessed off of Springfield Road which is a good link to coming both in and out of the City, although the marina is set back from the main road courtesy of a quiet road leading up to the development.

Since becoming a city in 2012, Chelmsford has become popular for its wide range of places to eat, drink and shop. Starting with the one of the newer additions to the city, Bond Street, which is just a 0.6 miles walk away and includes a John Lewis store, Everyman Cinema and Byron Burger. There are two further precinct shopping centres nearby, Meadows and High Chelmer as well as the vibrant high street linking all these wonderful parts of of the city centre together. The train station is also within a mile walk and provides a route to London Liverpool Street station with journey times starting from 36 minutes, stops at Stratford which is home of Westfield shopping centre and the London Stadium.

First Floor

Entrance Hall

Entrance door, security entry phone system, wood laminate flooring, two built in storage cupboards.

Kitchen

11' 4" x 6' 2" (3.45m x 1.88m) Fitted with a range of units comprising a single drainer enamel sink unit with cupboard below, adjacent roll edge work surfaces with drawers and cupboards below, wall cupboards, fitted oven and four ring hob with extractor hood above, cupboard housing gas boiler, breakfast bar and base unit, integrated dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer, wood laminate floor, radiator, double glazed window to rear aspect with open views.

Lounge/Diner

13' 9" x 20' 10" (4.19m x 6.35m) Two radiators, one in a decorative cabinet, wood laminate flooring, double glazed window to front aspect and double glazed French doors leading to balcony with open countryside views, open plan to;

Balcony

Bedroom One

11' 2" x 12' 4" (3.40m x 3.76m) Radiator, carpet flooring, two fitted double wardrobes, double glazed window to rear aspect with open countryside views. Door to;

En-Suite

Suite comprising shower cubicle, vanity unit, low level wc, tiled floor, part tiled walls, radiator.

Bedroom Two

8' 4" x 8' 9" (2.54m x 2.67m) Radiator, double glazed window to front aspect, carpet flooring.

Bathroom

Suite comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, low level wc, semi pedestal wash hand basin, tiled floor, part tiled walls, radiator.

Outside

There are communal gardens to the rear of the block. There is an allocated parking space. Easy access to lovely riverside walks. The city centre with its excellent range of shopping facilities, restaurants and bars is approximately a ten minute walk.

Agents note:

This property is currently undergoing EWS1 compliance in relation to cladding which makes it difficult to obtain a mortgage. If you have any questions then contact our sales team on 01245 250222. 

Tenure: Leasehold

Band E is the Council Tax band for this property and the annual council tax bill is £2,337.83.

Lease length: 125 years from 25 03 2022, expiring on 31 24 03 2147.

Ground rent: £200 pa which is due to double every 25 years of the term.

Service charge: For 01 01 2021 to 31 12 2022 is £1,559.37 pa. The service charge is reviewed annually.

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Features

  • Canal side location
  • No onward chain
  • Boasting a 4.5% NET rental yield
  • Superb countryside and river views
  • First floor apartment
  • Lounge/diner with balcony
  • En-suite shower room & further bathroom
  • Gas radiator central heating
  • Allocated parking
  • Less than a mile to the Railway station

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Contact

Chelmsford
11 Duke Street
CM1 1HL
01245 250 222

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