Ideal first time purchase or investment buy. A spacious 1 bedroom top floor apartment in need of some refurbishment & modernisation with a large private garden & allocated parking for 1 car. Located in popular Penenden Heath, close to local amenities.
Spacious 1 bedroom top floor apartment
Opportunity for renovation
Own private garden & allocated parking for 1 car
Ideal first time purchase or investment
No onward chain
New 120 year lease to be granted
Option to purchase single garage by separate negotiation
Great location in Penenden Heath close to local amenities
1.4 miles from the town centre
Easy access to the M2/M20
OFFERS IN EXCESS OF £150,000
Property Description: Located on the north side of Maidstone, the suburban area of Penenden Heath has easy access to the M2/M20 motorways and Bluebell Hill. The neighbourhood is known for its easy access to local amenities including shops, supermarkets, a park and a pub/restaurant are all within easy reach of the property. This spacious apartment is in need of some refurbishment and modernisation so will be a good little project for its next owner. It has generous living areas with comfortable spaces for furnishings and the living area benefitting from double aspect views across the surrounding area. The apartment comes with allocated parking for one car and a small private garden. There is an option to purchase a single garage by separate negotiation.
Location: Penenden Heath is set on the north side of Maidstone offering a local village community with a parade of shops, a pub and a restaurant. The Heath holds various events particularly during the summer with the Fete held each July and local football matches during the weekends. Maidstone town centre is just 1.4 miles away with two main shopping centres in the town. Other developments include the riverside Lockmeadow Centre, which includes a multiplex cinema, restaurants, bowling alley, and the town's market square. Local train services in Maidstone are operated by South Eastern rail. Maidstone East, Maidstone West and Maidstone Barracks are the three stations in the central area of Maidstone. The Maidstone East Line runs to London Victoria and Maidstone West has four High Speed Rail Link trains running each way per day operating between Maidstone West and St Pancras via Strood and Gravesend. Trains from here also run to Paddock Wood.
Council Tax: Council Tax Band B (Correct as of March 2023). To check council tax rates for this property, please refer to www.gov.uk/council-tax-bands
Local Authority: Kent County Council - 0845 247 247 / Maidstone Borough Council 01622 602 000
Services: Electric storage heating, mains water and drainage and electricity.
Tenure: This property is Leasehold and is offered for sale with vacant possession and no onward chain. There will be a new 120 year lease granted and a peppercorn ground rent. Service/management charges will apply. These are estimated at £1000 per annum but will be verified at the point of sale via your appointed solicitor.