Situated on the town outskirts (close to the Flitwick and Ampthill border) and offered for sale with no upper chain, this cluster home would make a great First Time Buy or Buy to Let investment with a potential rental income of approx. £675 per calendar month. Recent improvements (2019) include re-decoration, newly fitted carpets and a newly fitted kitchen whilst the accommodation also features a living room with walk-in bay window, double bedroom and first floor bathroom. The property also has the benefit of allocated parking. EPC Rating: D.
Accessed via entrance door with opaque double glazed insert. Door to:
Walk-in bay with Georgian style double glazed window to front aspect. Wall mounted electric fire and separate storage heater. Stairs to first floor landing. Door to:
Georgian style double glazed window to front aspect. A range of base and wall mounted units with work surface areas incorporating sink and drainer with mixer tap. Tiled splashbacks. Built-in oven, hob and extractor. Space and plumbing for automatic washing machine. Space for fridge/freezer. Wall mounted electric heater. Built-in under stairs storage cupboard.
Hatch to loft. Doors to both bedrooms.
Georgian style double glazed window to front aspect. Wall mounted electric heater. Built-in storage cupboard over stair bulkhead (housing hot water tank).
Georgian style opaque double glazed window to front aspect. Three piece suite comprising: Bath with mixer tap/shower attachment, close coupled WC and pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled splashbacks. Wall mounted electric heater.
Laid to gravel. Useful store.
OFF ROAD PARKING
Allocated parking space.
Current Council Tax Band: B.
Situated in Central Bedfordshire, the small town of Flitwick was mentioned in the Domesday Book as ‘a hamlet on the River Flitt’ and now has a population in the region of 13,400. Commuters are drawn to the area for the convenient transport links, there are direct trains from Flitwick’s rail station to London St Pancras in approx. 40 mins and junction 12 of the M1 motorway is within 4 miles. Amenities include a Tesco supermarket, Barclays bank, post office, Co-op and many smaller shops as well as an open air market every Friday.
There are three primary schools and a middle school within the town itself whilst Redborne Upper School (with an Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’) is situated on the Ampthill/Flitwick borders. There is a modern leisure centre with swimming pool, library, skate park, four public houses, Chinese and Indian restaurants, cafés and take-away’s. Flitwick is broadly equidistant between the larger towns of Bedford and Luton (each approx. 10 miles) and the city of Milton Keynes with it’s theatre district, modern shopping centre and leisure complex is within 14 miles.
Points of interest in the town include Flitwick Moor nature reserve (a site of special scientific interest), the Grade I listed Church of St Peter & St Paul, Flitwick Manor (currently run as an hotel) and The Mount, the former site of a timber motte-and-bailey castle. There are proposals for the redevelopment of the town centre which is sure to make Flitwick an even more desirable place to live.
WHAT'S THE NEXT STEP TO PURCHASE THIS PROPERTY?
Once you have viewed the property and made an acceptable offer, we will need the following before the property can be removed from the market;
Proof of your ability to purchase: A Mortgage Agreement in Principle with proof of deposit/Evidence of cash to purchase/Evidence of equity from sale (as applicable).
ID: A copy of a passport and drivers licence for each purchaser are ideal, if both of these are not available, one can be substituted for a recent utility bill/bank statement.
Details of the solicitor/conveyancer acting for you in your purchase.
A signed copy of our Supplier List & Referral Fee Disclosure Form.
We are happy to recommend a local financial adviser and conveyancer if required to help speed up the process.