Foister Building, 124 Charles Street, Leicester City Centre, LE1 1LB

£425,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: OLR230230
  • Type: Flat
  • Availability: Under Offer
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Leasehold
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Property Summary

This 1,700sqft penthouse apartment is set within the 1930s Foister Building, a former hosiery factory which was sympathetically converted in the early 2000s. Accommodation is spacious and stylish throughout, with a unique blend of contemporary fittings set within the duplex setting.

Full Details

The apartment is entered from a glass canopied walkway, with the hallway offering access to a superb downstairs WC / cloakroom and a separate utility room with plumbing for the washing machine, a MegaFlo hot water system and Corian worksurface with sink and drainer along with additional storage space.

The hallway provides two entrances into the living kitchen, one with French glazed doors directly into the living space which features a stunning double height, half vaulted ceiling with exposed steel beams spanning the entire length of the apartment. An abundance of natural light floods into the dual aspect space with views over the architecturally renowned Curve Theatre. At the heart is an open plan kitchen with a wrap round breakfast bar, integrated fridge/ freezer, dishwasher and a range of kitchen units. The living and dining space provides its owner with the perfect space for entertaining with the dining area offering French doors onto the private outdoor terrace.

A steel and glazed staircase rises to the first floor with access to both the bedrooms. The master bedroom offers unspoiled views of the City rooftops via a private balcony, a storage cupboard and luxurious en-suite bathroom with bath, Jack-and-Jill basins and WC. The bedroom offers French doors to the terrace with a stunning south-facing aspect. The second bedroom is equally spacious, also offering a three-piece en-suite shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. There is additionally planning permission in place for and extension beyond the second bedroom to further increase the space on offer to this duplex.

An internal inspection is thoroughly recommended to fully appreciate the level of accommodation on offer.

103 years left on lease

Approximately £3000 per annum service charge

Approximately £125 per annum ground rent

Strictly by appointment only through the sole agent Oliver Rayns.

Postcode for Sat Nav: LE1 1LB

Duplex Penthouse Apartment

Outdoor Spaces Including Balcony

Permission To Extend First Floor

Two Bedrooms And Two En-Suites

Extensive Open Plan Living / Dining / Kitchen

Utility Room With Pressurised Hot Water System

Prominent 1930s Art Deco Building

One Allocated Parking Space

Over 1700 Square Feet

Spacious Downstairs Toilet / Cloakroom