The Close, Salisbury
- Well proportioned and stylish
- Second floor apartment
- Within Cathedral Close
- Double bedroom
- Communal grounds and appealing views
- Resident’s parking
Property SummaryAn exceptionally large (680 sq ft), stylishly presented, second floor flat, located in the heart of the Cathedral Close.
Entrance hall, double bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, sitting/dining room and study/occasional bedroom.
This appealing apartment sits in the building known as Maxwell House, which forms front facing part of the development of Sarum St Michael and was one of the original buildings of the former teacher training college. This is a well proportioned and stylishly presented apartment and being on the second floor is light and airy with good views of the cathedral portico and cloisters.
The development is located in the heart of Salisbury’s Cathedral Close which is an extremely attractive enclave in the city. The residents have the right to use the three acres of communal gardens which run down to the River Avon and have delightful views over the water meadows, beyond and back up towards the Cathedral spire. On site there is also residents parking, a bike store and the services of a daily caretaker.
Salisbury supports an excellent range of shopping, education, leisure and cultural facilities, as well as a mainline station with trains to London Waterloo, journey time approximately 90 minutes. There is also a well thought of playhouse and a twice weekly charter market.
Accessed via Catalpa Square, which is very attractively planted, a door opens into the communal hall. From here a wide and shallow staircase leads up to the second floor landing which has a communal storage cupboard and here the front door of the property which opens into the:-
Welcoming and spacious with doors to all of the accommodation, coat cupboard (with consumer board), a further double cupboard and a telephone point.
This is a generous and light double bedroom with two windows and a television point.
This is of a good size and has been attractively fitted with a good range of wooden low level units and extensive worktops. Single bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, Sterling single electric oven and Stealing four burner gas hob with extractor hood above, Neff washing machine and fitted Indesit fridge and freezer. Thorn gas fired boiler for domestic heating and hot water, tiled floor, tiled splashbacks, two windows and a large airing cupboard containing the lagged hot water tank.
Well fitted with a suite of panelled Jacuzzi bath with power shower above, WC and wash hand basin. Tiled floor, tiled splashbacks, obscure glazed window, towel radiator and shaver point.
Naturally dividing into two areas, this is a good size with a window overlooking Catalpa Square and letting in plenty of natural light. Television point and telephone points. Space for dining table and associated furniture.
This is a very useful room, currently used as a guest room but it is felt that it could be very easily used as a study if required. Telephone point.
The grounds of Sarum St Michael are very well planted and maintained with a large area of lawn with river frontage and numerous benches on which to sit out and enjoy the views. There is resident’s parking for one car and for visitors. We understand there is bike storage shed which is available on a “first come, first served” basis. There is also additional storage in the staircase landing which is shared with other flats
Mains electricity, water, gas and drainage are available.
BT.com suggests that standard broadband is available through BT.
Leasehold. 125 years from December 1980.
Band D. Charge for 2016/2017 – £1,670.84
Service charge for 2017/2018 – £1,700.00
Ground rent for 2017/2018 – £24.00
By appointment only please through Myddelton & Major, 49 High Street, Salisbury, SP1 2PD.
Tel 01722 337575
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Our Reference: 14822.170913