The Downs, Altrincham
- Modern Two Bedroom Apartment
- Centrally Located in Altrincham
- Modern Fitted Bathroom and Kitchen
- Five Minutes Walk to Metrolink and Train Station
- High Specification Interior Finish
- White Goods Integrated
- Ideal for Professional Tenants
- Ideally Located for Restaurants and Town Centre Shopping
- Available End of February 2020
Property SummaryA two double bedroom apartment located in the heart of Altrincham. Just five minutes walk to the Metrolink station and shops. The apartment offers an open-plan kitchen-lounge; a bathroom and an en suite shower room.
The property is available at end of February, with an initial term of 6 months.
SUMMARY DESCRIPTION This two double bedroom apartment is situated in Altrinchams thriving town centre, the development comprises of just four apartments, designed using high quality fixtures throughout to accommodate luxury living. The kitchen is fitted with top of the range appliances and the materials used throughout the property are high quality and durable.
Just a five minute to Altrincham Metrolink and train station, along with all of Altrinchams local amenities such as the extensive choice of restaurants, bars and shopping.
This apartment is a two bedroom apartment with one bathroom and an additional en-suite shower room, and includes a generous open plan living/dining area. The property is available at the end of February 2020, with an initial term of 6 months.
N.B. There are stairs leading to the apartment, which might make it less attractive to those who have difficulty climbing stairs.
ENTRANCE HALL The apartment is entered from the communal landing area. Within the entrance hall there is a security alarm; carpeted flooring; recessed spot lighting and room for boot rack and to hang coats.
LOUNGE 20' 4" x 14' 5" (6.20m x 4.41m) A generous open plan lounge-diner with fitted kitchen to rear wall. This room offers an ideal spot for watching the world go by, via two large sash windows with fitted blinds facing the front aspect. The lounge offers carpeted flooring; two wall mounted electric heaters; TV and telephone points.
This room offers space for a sofa, arm chair, TV stand, coffee table and small dining table.
KITCHEN 20' 4" x 14' 5" (6.20m x 4.41m) The kitchen area is fitted with recessed spot lighting; laminate tile effect flooring; a range of matching base and eye level storage units with high gloss scratch resistant fronts. The kitchen is fitted with fridge and freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, electric oven and four ring electric hob with stainless steel extractor hood over.
The kitchen area also offers quartz worktops with a recessed sink unit; with chrome mixer tap over. There is plenty of storage space in the remaining cabinets and ample stainless steel electric power points.
BATHROOM The main bathroom is fully tiled, with a period patterned tiling to the floor and stylish high quality travertine wall tiles. The bathroom offers a frosted glass sash window with fitted blinds to the rear aspect; a tower shower with chrome thermostatic shower system and sliding glazed doors; a chrome wall mounted towel heater; a low-level WC; a pedestal hand wash basin with chrome mixer tap over; a paneled bath with chrome mixer tap; half glazed screen and additional hand held shower head over; there is also a shaver socket.
MASTER BEDROOM 12' 9" x 11' 5" (3.90m x 3.50m) A very good sized master bedroom with ample natural light via two large sash windows with fitted blinds to the front aspect. This room offers carpeted flooring; a wall mounted electric heater; plenty of electric points; recessed spot lighting; and neutral décor.
The master bedroom would comfortably fit a king size bed; bedside tables; chest of draws and dressing table. This room allows access to the en suite shower room and the entrance hall via wooden paneled doors.
EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM 7' 6" x 5' 6" (2.30m x 1.70m) The en suite shower room is accessed from the master bedroom via a wooden paneled door. This room offers fully tiled floor and walls; a wall mounted electric towel heater; a frosted glass sash window with fitted blinds to the rear aspect; a low-level WC; a pedestal hand wash basin; and a large shower cubicle with glazed sliding door and chrome thermostatic shower system.
BEDROOM TWO 13' 1" x 9' 3" (4.00m x 2.84m) The second double bedroom offers two large sash windows to the front aspect with fitted blinds; a wall mounted electric heater; carpeted flooring; plenty of power points; recessed spot lights and more than enough room for a double bed, bedside tables and chest of draws.
For a small family this room could easily fit two single beds as a child's bedroom; or for a couple it could be used as a study come guest bedroom or for those with lots of clothes a large dressing room.
COMMON QUESTIONS 1. What is the council tax band for this apartment?
The council tax has been calculated by Trafford Council at Band B and is currently £1219.13 per annum.
2. Will the landlord consider tenants with pets?
Since this is an apartment without a garden the landlord would not allow tenants to keep animals in the property.
3. How soon can I move into this apartment?
The property is available from end of February. Before you can move in, we will need to complete the references checks to ensure you are a suitable tenant and can cover the rent. Referencing can be completed in 3 to 4 days if you are able to supply all the information needed and your references are returned respond swiftly.
4. How long can I rent this property for?
The landlords are happy with longer term occupants, but in the first instance would prefer to sign a 6 month tenancy agreement. At the end of this period, provided you both wish to continue, a renewal can be agreed.
5. Can I live here with my children?
Yes, the landlord is happy for a family to live in the apartment. But of course it is a two bedroom apartment, so the size of the family will need to be considered appropriate.
6. How much income will I need to apply for this property?
As general rule we look for tenants to earn 30 times the rent; this need not be one income it can be between the two people who live here. For this property this means we would need to see around £30,000pa of income; or two salaries of at least £15,000pa.