The Bar, 8 Shires Lane, Leicester, LE1

Sold Subject to Contract £185,000

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Open House are delighted to welcome to market this stylish two-bedroom apartment in the heart of Leicester situated at Highcross. This modern, spacious apartment is superbly presented and ideally placed for all the city has to offer.

Leicester is a bustling city that offers gyms, galleries, independent boutiques and everyday shopping amenities. Leicester cathedral, museums, coffee shops, bars, pubs and restaurants are all within walking distance of this city apartment, and extensive retail opportunities and a cinema complex are conveniently opposite in the popular High Cross Shopping Mall. Leicester Rail Station, only 1.9 miles away, takes you to London St Pancras International in around 60 mins, and the apartment also enjoys easy access to the M1 (j21).

The Bar offers a secure entry system, postbox, bin store, cycle store and there are lift to all floors. A modern communal lobby welcomes you to the complex and invites you to enter this contemporary first floor apartment. Spacious and light-filled, with a state-of-the-art lighting and heating system, and boasting features such as wooden flooring, neutral decor, trendy radiators and balconies, this modern home offers open-plan living creating a perfect social hub.

From the kitchen/living room there is access to double bedrooms (1 en suite) and a well-proportioned bathroom.

From the High Cross Car Park, walk north-east on Freeschool Lane. Turn right onto Shires Lane where The Bar Apartment complex is located on the right. Apartment 9 is on the first floor.

Council Tax: C
Authority: Leicester City Council

Service charge - £795 per quarter
Ground rent - £326 per annum

Kitchen / Living Room 5.31mx 4.44m (17ft 5in x 14ft 7in)
The hallway gives access to a spacious open-plan kitchen/living room with wall to ceiling windows - flooding the room with natural light - wooden flooring and a door that leads to a Juliet balcony. The kitchen has modern wall to base units, feature glass tiling, integrated appliances and a peninsular breakfast bar. With room for a dining table this zone is a stylish space in which to relax and entertain.

Bedroom 1 3.11m x 3.08m (10ft 2in x 10ft 1in)
This bright, double bedroom has in-built storage, direct access to the balcony, and its own en suite facility with a walk-in shower.

En-Suite 2.03m x 1.07m (6ft 8in x 3ft 6in)
The en suite shower room offers a walk-in shower cubicle and modern white cloakroom fittings with feature glass tiling.

Bedroom 2 2.93m x 2.79m (9ft 7in x 9ft 2in)
The second double bedroom is light and spacious with a large window filling the room with natural light. This room also has direct access to the balcony.

Bathroom 2.05m x 1.96m (6ft 9in x 6ft 5in)
This modern bathroom is generous and features glass tiling, a bath with shower over and display storage.

Balcony 3.13m x 1.27m (10ft 3in x 4ft 2in)
The south-east facing balcony is the perfect place to have a morning coffee or just to enjoy the trendy surroundings.

  • Chain Free
  • City Centre location
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Modern Apartment
  • BTL investent - rent achieveable £1300 pcm
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