Penthouse apartment – a well presented duplex property in the newest part of a Grade II Listed former woollen mill conversion with two bedrooms, two reception rooms and superb views
A well presented penthouse apartment situated in the prestigious Dunkirk Mills development. This location, on the outskirts of Nailsworth, allows for easy access to the shops and amenities of the town with country walks on the doorstep. Stroud train station is only a ten minute drive from the property and has a direct line into London Paddington in as little as 1 hour 26 minutes.
Areas of Dunkirk mills date back to as early as 1798 and these building host vast history and immense character throughout. The original mill buildings were converted to offer residential accommodation some 30 years ago, with Playnes Mill on the most recently renovated side. This particular apartment occupies a penthouse position, at the very top of the building, with large windows offering exceptional light into the living space. The apartment is well proportioned over two floors and has superb views from every window looking over both the tranquil stream at the
back of the mill and towards the beautiful Stroud valley. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and this comprises entrance hall, kitchen, dining room, master bedroom with en suite bathroom, further bedroom and shower room on the ground floor, with a sitting room and useful ‘den’ that could be used as a play space or for storage above. Character features are found throughout the property, with the interior complemented by allocated parking, well kept communal grounds and the use of the swimming pool, tennis court and gym.
The apartment has allocated parking and ample visitors parking. It also benefits from the use of leisure facilities including the use of an indoor heated swimming pool, gymnasium, sauna, changing facilities, outdoor tennis court and use of the extensive grounds with a useful BBQ area, mill pond and wildlife sanctuary. There is also access to the cycle track/footpath which takes you to Nailsworth and Stroud.
Nailsworth has become an increasingly popular shopping destination within the Stroud Valleys benefiting from a large selection of speciality shops including Williams Food Hall, the famous Hobbs House Bakery, The Yellow Lighted Bookshop, various clothing and gift shops, several cafes and a good selection of very well regarded restaurants. Bus services connect with Stroud, some four miles away, where there is a more comprehensive selection of shopping, educational and leisure facilities. Junctions of the M4 and M5 motorways are within easy reach and railway
stations at Stroud (4 miles) and Kemble (10 miles) provide main line services to Gloucester, Swindon and London Paddington.
Under the terms of the lease this property can be let under an Assured Shorthold Tenancy but not as a holiday let.
The flat is leasehold with the balance of 199 years commencing 1988. The current annual maintenance charges are £3,300 including ground rent
and buildings insurance.
Electric heating, mains water and drainage.
The council tax banding is D.
Stroud District Council, Ebley Mill,Westward Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 4UB Tel: 01453 766321