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- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
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- Lower Ground Floor Garden Apartment
- On Two Levels
- In Need Of Significant Refurbishment
- Three Bedrooms And Two Shower Rooms
- Private Garden
- Two Off Road Parking Spaces
- No Chain
A Spacious Lower Ground Floor Garden Apartment On Two Levels Offering Generous Accommodation In Need Of Significant Refurbishment And Currently Comprising A Hall, Living Room, Study/Dining Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Cloakroom With WC, Three Bedrooms, Utility Room, Two Shower Rooms, Gas Central Heating, Basement/Cellar Storage Facilities, Private Garden And Two Off Road Parking Spaces. Energy Rating D. NO CHAIN
Location & Description
The property enjoys a convenient position within walking distance of the busy neighbourhood of Malvern Link where there is a wide range of local amenities including supermarkets, shops, a bank, Post Office and takeaways. Less than a mile away is Malvern's main retail park where there are a number of familiar high street names including Marks & Spencer, Boots, Next, MacDonalds and others. The centre of the cultural and historic town of Great Malvern is also less than a mile away. Here there is an even more comprehensive range of shops and banks, Waitrose supermarket and the renowned theatre and cinema complex. Transport communications are excellent. Malvern Link railway station is less than five minutes away on foot and Junction 7 of the M5 motorway at Worcester is about eight miles distant. Malvern Link common is also only a few minutes walk away.
50 Somers road is a traditional four storey Victorian dwelling that was converted into self contained apartments many years ago. Flat 1 is effectively a duplex apartment at both ground floor and lower ground floor levels. It has the added bonus of direct access onto its own garden which also includes two private off road parking spaces. The accommodation requires significant investment, improvement and updating but has considerable potential for transformation into a fine home. The current accommodation includes a small entrance lobby, large hall, cloakroom with WC, living room, study/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, a hall that doubles as a utility room, three bedrooms and two shower rooms. There is also additional storage in the form of undercroft cellars that are externally accessed. Ground Floor
Glazed inner door to
Radiator, telephone point, built in storage cupboard (this was the original stairwell leading to the main ground floor of the building). Thermostat, mirrored wall and stairs leading to lower ground level.
Close coupled WC, wash basin, radiator and window.
Living Room - 17ft 6in (5.27m) × 14ft 9in (4.34m)
Former fireplace with marble surround, mantle and slate hearth, two radiators, secondary double glazed window and separate secondary double glazed French doors overlooking and leading to rear garden. Door also to
Study/Dining Room - 14ft 10in (4.34m) × 7ft 1in (2.17m)
Secondary double glazed window to side aspect.
Bedroom 1 - 15ft (4.65m) × 11ft (3.41m)
Radiator, secondary double glazed window to front and side aspects, built in double wardrobe.
Shower Room - 9ft (2.79m) × 4ft 3in (1.24m)
Large tiled shower cubicle, vanity was basin with cupboards below, worksurfaces to each side, tiled surround, mirrored cabinet, fluorescent light and shaver point above. Heated towel rail and extractor fan.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 15ft (4.65m) × 8ft 9in (2.48m)
In need of updating but currently with a range of fitted floor and eye level cupboards with work surfaces, tiled surrounds and incorporating a one and a half bowl single drainer stainless steel sink, four ring gas HOB with OVEN below, integrated DISHWASHER, plumbing and space for washing machine, integrated FRIDGE and FREEZER, gas fired boiler, two secondary double glazed windows to front aspect. Radiator.
With part glazed door leading to small, fully enclosed external courtyard. From here there is also direct access to undercroft storage and cellars. Lower Ground Floor Level
Hall/Utility Room - 14ft 3in (4.34m) × 6ft 6in (1.86m)
Single drainer stainless steel sink with cupboards below, plumbing and space for washing machine and window to rear aspect. From this hall doors lead to a shower room and the two remaining bedrooms which are described as follows:
Large double shower cubicle with tiled surround, wash basin, mirrored cabinet, close coupled WC and extractor fan.
Bedroom 2 - 14ft 3in (4.34m) × 9ft 6in (2.79m)
Fitted wardrobe and window to rear.
Bedroom 3 - 10ft (3.1m) × 7ft 4in (2.17m)
Radiator and window to rear aspect.
The apartment can be approached from two directions either off Somers Road or to the rear from Osborne Road. From Somers Road a gated pathway leads down past the entrance to Flat 2, via the side of the building to Flat 1. From here also there is direct access into the undercroft cellars. the pathway continues into the main garden that lies to the rear (south) of 50 Somers Road. This garden belongs exclusively to Flat 1 and consists of a small south facing paved area and lawn beyond which there are shrubs and several mature trees. The pathway continues via a gated approach down to the driveway that provides parking for at least two vehicles and direct access onto Osborne Road.
We have been advised that mains gas, electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. This information has not been checked with the respective service providers and interested parties may wish to make their own enquiries with the relevant local authority. No statement relating to services or appliances should be taken to infer that such items are in satisfactory working order and intending occupiers are advised to satisfy themselves where necessary.
Intending purchasers will be required to produce identification documentation and proof of funding in order to comply with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017. More information can be made available upon request. John Goodwin FRICS has made every effort to ensure that measurements and particulars are accurate however prospective purchasers/tenants must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of the information provided. No information with regard to planning use, structural integrity, tenure, availability/operation, business rates, services or appliances has been formerly verified and therefore prospective purchasers/tenants are requested to seek validation of all such matters prior to submitting a formal or informal intention to purchase/lease the property or enter into any contract.
The property is held on leasehold tenure with an unexpired term of approximately 995 years. It also retains a quarter share of Somers Court Apartments Ltd. The freehold of the building is vested in this Company, effectively meaning that Flat 1 has a quarter share of the freehold. A current service charge of £30.00 per calendar month is paid to this management company for the maintenance of communal areas of the building and for insurance of the building.
COUNCIL TAX BAND "B" This information may have been obtained by telephone call only and applicants are advised to consider obtaining written confirmation.
Energy Performance Certificate
The EPC rating for this property is D (63).
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Please fill out the form below to request the virtual tour for this property
From the agents office in Great Malvern proceed north along the A449 Worcester Road towards Malvern Link. After approximately quarter of a mile continue through a set of traffic lights at Link Top. The road begins bear downhill to the right alongside Malvern Link common. Follow this route through the next set of traffic lights. After approximately 100 metres turn left into Albert Park Road. Follow this route for a short distance where at a crossroads turn right into Somers Road. Proceed along this route for a few hundred yards. Number 50 is on the right hand side. The entrance to Flat 1. is to the left of the building down a set of steps.
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