This is a rare opportunity to buy an executive apartment in the much sought after and fabulously located Beetham development. Arkade Property is proud to offer this spacious twenty fourth floor, two bedroom apartment with two bathrooms, a living room/kitchen, sun terrace and panoramic views over the city centre to the countryside beyond, situated in the modern, iconic Beetham Development. This apartment must be viewed internally to fully appreciate the size and value.
The apartment enjoys spectacular views over the city as one would expect from the twenty first floor and is located in the heart of Birmingham. Virtually next door is the highly acclaimed Alexandra Theatre and over the road is the world famous Mailbox with its plethora of designer stores and quality bars and restaurants overlooking the regenerated canal system to the rear. A hop, skip and jump away, one will find the Arcadian, a lovely courtyard with more bars, restaurants and shops and a similar short walk will lead you to Broad Street and Brindley Place with its historic canal system, the UCI multi screen cinema, a number of high quality restaurants and theatres, the Sea Life Centre, the National Indoor Arena, the International Convention Centre, the new Birmingham library and Symphony Hall, the home of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. The Bull Ring Shopping Centre, the other shopping areas and the Commercial sector are also a "stone's throw" away. The apartment offers easy access to the M6, and New Street Station and regular trains from here operate to London and Birmingham International for the NEC and Birmingham International Airport.
The apartment has double glazing throughout and all internal walls are painted white cream except where specified. The apartment is situated on the twenty fourth floor and briefly comprises of a large open plan, lounge/dining area, a designer kitchen area, two bathrooms, two bedrooms and a sun terrace and has a comfort heating/ cooling system. The apartment can be accessed by the lift or the stairs and benefits from the services offered by the 24 hour security and concierge service. The first eighteen floors of Beetham Tower are occupied by the SAS Radisson Hotel which has a lovely bar and restaurant and there is also a gymnasium on site all of which are currently available at discounts to the residents of Beetham Tower. The buyer must check up to date pricing policy directly with the hotel when making his or her offer.
HALLWAY Entrance to the apartment is via the front door with a peephole. The hallway is enhanced by the high quality dark wood flooring and the walls are painted cream, as are the ceiling and skirting boards. There are two wall sockets, a smoke alarm and six directional halogen spotlights. There are two doors off to two cupboards the first of which houses the fuse box, the electric meter and has plumbing for a washing machine. The second cupboard has the hot water console, the water meter and provides ample storage space.
LIVING ROOM This is a magnificent room with feature floor to ceiling, double glazed windows, incorporating the sliding door to the sun terrace, giving the most spectacular panoramic views over the city and to the countryside beyond. The flooring is the same dark wood as the hallway and the walls are painted cream. The room also benefits from electric wall sockets, separate light sockets operated by a central switch next to the door, two telephone points and FM/TV/Satellite points. There is also the comfort heating/cooling vent above the door.
KITCHEN The kitchen area boasts a contemporary designed fitted kitchen with a modern stylish finish. There is ample storage in the base kitchen units which have white doors with designer handles as well as the built in, wall mounted cupboard. The floor is dark wood and the walls are painted cream. The work surfaces are marble and incorporate a stainless steel sink and drainer with a chrome mixer tap. The kitchen also benefits from an integral dishwasher, a halogen four ring hob with an electric oven underneath. There is also an integral fridge and freezer, two ceiling light fittings and electric wall sockets. Finally the kitchen has a useful breakfast island with two cupboards and three drawers and with space to store stools.
SUN TERRACE The sun terrace is a fantastic place to stand and watch the world go by below you. Access is from the living room onto the grey tiled floor and there are two wall sockets. The beauty of the sun terrace is the floor to ceiling double glazed windows with panoramic views of Birmingham and the surrounding countryside. Glass panels open fully, allowing fresh air throughout the terrace.
BATHROOM This is a beautifully appointed designer bathroom with a tiled floor, tiled walls, a wall mounted white washbasin with a chrome mixer tap, a white toilet and a white bath with a wall mounted shower and a glass screen. Above the toilet and wash basin is a granite effect shelf and above that is a fitted two door mirrored cabinet with a discrete downlight. Finally the room benefits from two flush ceiling spotlights, a heated towel rail and a shaver socket.
MAIN BEDROOM This is another impressive room with a beige carpet and cream painted walls. The room is enhanced by the floor to ceiling, double glazed, metal framed windows with the same magnificent views as from the living room. There is a fitted wardrobe with a clothes rail and built in shelving. The room also benefits from a TV point, a telephone point, electric wall sockets, further light sockets operated by a central switch next to the bedroom door and above the bedroom door is the comfort heating/cooling vent.
EN SUITE The en-suite is another designer bathroom with a tiled floor, tiled walls, a wall mounted white washbasin with a chrome mixer tap, a white toilet and a walk in shower cubicle with a wall mounted shower and a glass screen. Above the toilet and wash basin is a granite effect shelf and above that is a fitted two door mirrored cabinet with a discrete downlight. Finally the room benefits from two flush ceiling spotlights, a heated towel rail and a shaver socket.
SECOND BEDROOM Access to the second bedroom is via the hallway. The walls are painted white and there is carpeted flooring. Once again the room is complimented by the floor to ceiling, double glazed, metal framed window with the magnificent views. To the side of the window is a ventilation door. There are electric wall sockets two further light sockets operated by a central switch next to the bedroom door. Finally there is a sliding door to the living room area if your preference is for open plan living.
Access to the apartment is from Holloway Circus adjacent to the entrance to the hotel. The communal areas exude class and quality in common with the theme of this highly regarded complex. There is a high quality reception area where the highly trained 24 hour concierge/ security officer is located. All internal communal areas are tiled or carpeted and all communal doors are fire rated doors. Refuse can be placed in the refuse chute located on each floor. One can get to the apartment via the stairs or the lift.
Arkade property has been verbally advised that the property is leasehold
Arkade Property has been verbally advised that the apartment falls within council tax band TBA.
Arkade Property has been verbally advised that the ground rent is £to be advised per annum and the service charge is approximately £to be advised per annum. Arkade Property cannot confirm these figures.
The above information must be verified by the buyer's solicitors.
Mains electricity, drainage and water are connected to the property. These have not been tested so no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. The heating system is based on a comfort heating system.
FIXTURES AND FITTINGS
Fixtures, fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested so no guarantee can be made that these are in working order. Only those items mentioned in the sales particulars are included in the sale. All others are specifically excluded.
DETAILS AND INFORMATION
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Arkade Property has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and do not warrant that they are in good working order. The prospective purchaser's solicitor must ensure that these are owned by the seller and not subject to hire purchase or other conditional sale agreement.
Arkade Property has not checked legal documentation and the solicitor should verify the tenure of the property and all restrictive and other covenants. Measurements and distances are approximate and for guidance only. Please note that where rooms are irregular, only the maximum dimensions are given.
Local Authority: Birmingham City Council
Directions: The entrance to the Beetham complex is located off the roundabout at Holloway Circus.
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