Situation and Amenities
Friary Mews is a gated complex of townhouses and apartments situated a short distance from Newark town centre. The market town of Newark on Trent is abundant with historic features including the Castle, Church and market square. Newark also boasts amenities including the Palace Theatre, bowling alley and cinema. There are excellent shopping facilities in the town including major retail chains and supermarkets including Waitrose, as well as fine restaurants, public houses and cafes. For the commuter the A1 trunk road offers easy access to the north and south of the country. There is a DIRECT LINE RAIL LINK FROM NEWARK NORTHGATE STATION TO LONDON KINGS CROSS WHICH TAKES FROM A LITTLE OVER AN HOUR.
Upon entering the front door, this leads into:
The entrance vestibule is complemented with wood laminate flooring which flows throughout the living accommodation. There is also a ceiling light point and a further half glazed door that leads into the open plan living/kitchen space.
Open Plan Kitchen/Living Space
19' 5'' x 16' 6'' (5.91m x 5.03m)
This fabulous room has a sash window to the front elevation and an opening that reveals the staircase leading down to the lower ground floor where the bedroom is located. This open plan space is of sufficient size to comfortably accommodate both lounge and dining room furniture. The kitchen area itself is fitted with a comprehensive range of base and wall units, with contrasting roll top work surfaces and complementing splash backs. There is a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink, and integrated appliances include an oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood above, and a larder fridge. In addition there is space and plumbing for a washing machine. This wonderful room, as previously mentioned, is enhanced with the same laminate flooring that flows through from the entrance vestibule, together with recessed ceiling spotlights. Mounted on the wall is a combined heat exchange and air conditioning unit.
Lower Ground Floor
From the reception room the staircase leads down to the lower ground floor where the bedroom accommodation is located.
14' 11'' x 10' 9'' (4.54m x 3.27m)
This excellent sized double bedroom has a further external door out to a series of steps leading back to the ground floor. The room also has recessed ceiling spotlights, wall lighting, an electric panel radiator and eye level sockets and television point.
Situated adjacent to the bedroom is a further hallway which has a useful storage cupboard, two ceiling light points and an electric panel radiator.
10' 6'' x 7' 2'' (3.20m x 2.18m)
This excellent sized and very well appointed bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising 'P' shaped bath with mains shower above, pedestal wash hand basin and WC. The bathroom is complemented with ceramic wall and floor tiling, together with recessed ceiling spotlights. In addition there is a shaver's socket. The airing cupboard is located within the bathroom.
The property has a communal courtyard which is an ideal space for sitting outside.
We have been informed by the vendor that the tenure of the property is Share of Freehold, 50% equal share with Flat 4 Friary Mews. They have also informed us that they pay a share of the Buildings Insurance which is currently approximately £344 per annum. We have been informed by the vendors solicitor that "The buyer will be acquiring the leasehold interest in 17 Friary Mews. This is over two leases of the flat and the basement. Both leases have been granted for a term of 999 years. In addition to this, the buyer will have the opportunity to acquire the freehold interest in the block in which the flat sits. This will be transferred into the names of the new buyer and the owner of flat 4".
The property is in Band A.