St. James Avenue, Rowley Regis, B65 (ref: 29546207)Shortlist
Location - The landscape of Rowley Regis (known locally as just Rowley) is dominated by St Giles Church on Church Road and incorporates the small locality of Blackheath. Once a municipal borough in its own right it was merged into Warley Borough in 1966, subsequently to be absorbed into Sandwell Borough Council in 1974. It also marks the highest point in the West Midlands at Turners Hill with its two large radio transmitters sitting aloft. During the industrial revolution Rowley Regis became synonymous with nail making and was an important coal mining area. ‘Rowley Rag’ continues to be quarried at nearby Hailstone Hill, renowned as one of the best road surfacing materials in the country.
Rowley has a house for everyone from the Victorian terraced houses of the 19th century through the larger semi detached and detached houses built on the estates developed during the 1960’s and 1970’s. Even today significant amounts of building still goes on and the David Wilson development in Glaslyn Avenue had become one of the sought after locations in Rowley. Rowley is well served by Blackheath High Street with its selection of traditional shops and Sainsbury supermarket just of the town centre. Blackheath also still holds a weekly market.
Well served by public transport Rowley Regis train Station provides direct links to Birmingham and Worcester and has a large park and ride faculty. It is also just a couple of miles from Junction 2 of the M5 providing access to the greater motorway network of the West Midlands.
Approach - Via tarmac driveway with parking for numerous cars, lawned area to side with borders housing a mixture of shrubs and hedging, slabbed pathway to front, access to garage to side, step up to porch.
Porch - Double glazed window and door to front.
Lounge - 4.8 x 4.4 max 3.5 min (15'8" x 14'5" max 11'5" min - Double glazed window to front, central heating radiator, gas fire with feature surround, stairs rising to first floor accommodation.
Kitchen diner - 4.4 x 2.5 (14'5" x 8'2") - Double glazed window and door to rear, range of wall and base units with work surface over incorporating sink with mixer tap, gas hob with extractor hood over and electric oven, central heating radiator, cupboard housing boiler, further cupboard off and t.v. point.
First floor landing - Having access to loft, double glazed window to side and doors radiating to:
Bedroom one - 4.3 x 1.9 min 2.5 max (14'1" x 6'2" min 8'2" max) - Central heating radiator, double glazed window to front, built in wardrobes.
Bedroom two - 2.5 x 3.1 (8'2" x 10'2") - Central heating radiator, double glazed window to rear offering far reaching views.
Bedroom three - 1.9 x 3.0 max 2.3 min (6'2" x 9'10" max 7'6" min) - Double glazed window to front, central heating radiator, built in wardrobe.
House bathroom - Fully tiled walls, white suite comprising of bath with mixer tap over and electric shower, wash hand basin with mixer tap and storage below, low level dual flush w.c., obscured double glazed window to rear, heated towel rail, extractor fan.
Garage - 2.4 x 7.3 (7'10" x 23'11") - With metal up and over door to side, further door to side, window to rear.
Rear garden - Having slabbed patio area leading to lawn area with stepping stone pathway through to rear, borders to side housing a variety of shrubs, wooden decked area, gravelled area to rear, wooden shed all with timber fencing to enclose.
Tenure - References to the tenure of a property are based on information supplied by the seller. We are advised that the property is freehold. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor.
Money Laundering Regulations - In order to comply with Money Laundering Regulations, from June 2017, all prospective purchasers are required to provide the following - 1. Satisfactory photographic identification. 2. Proof of address/residency. 3. Verification of the source of purchase funds. In the absence of being able to provide appropriate physical copies of the above, Lex Allan reserves the right to obtain electronic verification.
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Stamp Duty Due
Based on a sale price of £187,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:
* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.
- Type: Semi-Detached
- Status: Available
- Reference: 29546207