£275,000

2 bed flat for sale in Talbot Court, Low Petergate, York (ref: 103303000889)

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Key Features

  • Award-winning development in the heart of the city
  • 2 good sized bedrooms
  • Open plan living area
  • Original features
  • Unrivalled views of York Minster
  • Furnished communal garden
  • Surrounded in history and character
  • Good transport links
What sets this award-winning development apart from the competition is the unrivalled views of York Minster to be enjoyed from the communal garden.

Approached via a private gated entrance off the medieval Low Petergate, the grounds of this heritage site open towards the imposing buildings and attractive gardens.The communal hallway, stairs and lift are accessed via a secure door, with telephone entry system. This communal area is well maintained, with pale grey walls and contrasting dark grey carpet. Flooded with natural light, the area is enhanced with a modern glass balustrade, leading onto a connecting glass corridor on the first floor, which links two buildings and leads to Apartment 8.

As you enter the inner hall of the apartment, you are greeted with very high ceilings and pale timber flooring. Inlay panel doors give access to the rest of the accommodation. A hall cupboard offers a storage solution for coats and shoes.

The spacious lounge is bright and airy, two windows to the front elevation enjoy views over the hustle and bustle of the prestigious Low Petergate. A versatile room, also benefitting from timber flooring, with ample space provided for a range of reception furniture, which would work to many layouts.

Opening directly from the lounge, the kitchen is fitted with a wide range of cream wall and base units with a one-and-a-half stainless steel sink set within black granite worktops. Fitted with integral appliances including; an electric oven and hob with extractor above, washer dryer, slimline dishwasher and fridge freezer.

The master bedroom is an exceptionally spacious room, with an original timber beam and authentic plaque dedicated by members of The Old Girls Association to two headmistresses. More character is added to the room by a spectacular window with leaded lights and a dark timber frame, which sits alongside a cottage-like window of the same style and in-keeping with the age of the building.Two cupboards with double doors offer ample wardrobe space.

Bedroom two is also a double room with built in wardrobe space and two windows to the front elevation.

The house bathroom is fitted with a white three-piece suite, comprising; a bath with shower over and a glass shower screen, low-level WC and a hand wash basin. The bathroom is completed with fully tiled walls and coordinating nonslip floor tiles.

A piece of history right in the heart of the city is provided for the residents of Talbot Court. Beautiful communal gardens are furnished with an abundance of mature plants, shrubs and trees as well as lawns and an outdoor seating area for residents to meet and enjoy the spectacular view of York Minster and other historic buildings.

Laden with fascinating ancient snickleways, Low Petergate, named after York Minster which is dedicated to Saint Peter, is one of York's most historic and prestigious streets. Indeed, Guy Fawkes, the mastermind of the infamous Gun Powder Plot, was baptised at the Church of St Michael le Belfry, which can be found just 120 yards from Talbot Court on High Petergate. It is a gate filled with character and history, none more so than the mix of medieval and Georgian buildings that York is so renowned for. Standing proudly at 62 Low Petergate is an impressive Georgian mansion, which later became the site of York College for Girls in the late 19th Century, and which forms part of the narrative of Talbot Court.

Ideally situated for commuters and travel lovers, York Railway Station is located just half a mile away from the property, and offers regular services to all major cities, including London, Edinburgh, Manchester and Newcastle.

Talbot Court is leasehold which includes the following, as informed by the vendor:

- Lease end date 31/12/2154.

- Ground rent £50 per annum.

- Service charge £1,427.48 per annum. Service charges cover all communal areas gardens and redecoration or communal internal and external areas.

No holiday lets are permitted.

Stamp Duty Due

Based on a sale price of £275,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:

£3,750 *

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.

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Further Details

  • Status: Available
  • Reference: 103303000889

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