CPH are delighted to bring to the market this SUBSTANTIAL APARTMENT SET OVER 4,000 SQUARE FEET which is arguably one of the FINEST APARTMENTS in this location. Apartment ONE is set over THREE FLOORS with THREE GENEROUS BEDROOMS (TWO WITH EN-SUITES). Set on Scarborough's renowned ESPLANADE, the property occupies FANTASTIC PRIVATE GROUNDS with a PRIVATE TUNNEL LEADING TO A WILD GARDEN WITH SEA VIEWS. Viewing is truly a must in order to fully appreciate the SPACE, SETTING and LOCATION on offer!
The Belvedere, was constructed in the late 1800s and was originally designed as a ten bedroom house for Lord George Beeforth. The property took some five years to build with a team of over 100 craftsmen and was the first domestic home within Scarborough to have electric lighting. In 1980, the property was acquired by a local developer who converted it into 8 individual apartments, whilst retaining almost all of the property's period features including a breathtaking stained glass leaded light window within the stunning feature communal hallway. Apartment One is set over the entire South facing section of the ground floor as well as providing living accommodation over three floors.
A remarkable property set over 4000 square feet and comprising on the ground floor; communal lobby with an Oak staircase and a lovely stained glass window. Entering the apartment you are greeted with a feature entrance hall with a feature fireplace, an imposing open plan living/dining/kitchen area complete with a stunning granite topped central island (see photograph for reference). From said room lies double doors into a further reception room with a feature fireplace and an opening to a snug room. Also to the ground floor lies a 25 foot orangery/dining room with double doors out to the gardens, a generous double bedroom with an en-suite. From the hallway lies a cloakroom/WC, an impressive spiral staircase up to a first floor study room/additional bedroom and stairs down to the lower ground floor.
To the lower ground floor lies access to a wine cellar, utility room, two double bedrooms of which one has an en-suite shower room and a three-piece suite bathroom.
Located on Scarborough's renowned Esplanade, the property is a 'stone's throw' away from Scarborough's South Bay Beach and within proximity to Scarborough Town Centre and South Cliff. The property provides a wealth of amenities and attractions at hand including local shops, eateries, Rotunda Museum and Scarborough Spa.
Viewing does come highly recommended and can be arranged via our sales team at CPH on 01723 352235.
Communal Entrance Hallway
Private Reception Hall (7.8m max x 3.6m max (25'7" max x 11'9" max))
Living Room (6.8m max x 5.8m max (22'3" max x 19'0" max))
Snug Area to Living Room (2.8m max x 2.5m max (9'2" max x 8'2" max))
Orangery/Dining Room (7.8m x 5.7m (25'7" x 18'8"))
Kitchen/Breakfast Room (8.8m max into bay x 5.7m max (28'10" max into bay)
Inner Hall (5.0m x 2.2m max (16'4" x 7'2" max))
Bedroom One (7.7m max into bay x 5.0m max (25'3" max into bay x)
En-suite to Bedroom One (3.5m max x 3.4m max (11'5" max x 11'1" max))
Cloakroom (2.0m max x 1.2m max (6'6" max x 3'11" max))
LOWER GROUND FLOOR:
Hallway (7.2m max x 5.0m max (23'7" max x 16'4" max))
Bedroom Two (7.8m max x 4.9m max (25'7" max x 16'0" max))
Bedroom Three (5.1m max x 4.5m max (16'8" max x 14'9" max))
En-Suite to Bedroom Three (2.6m max x 1.3m max (8'6" max x 4'3" max))
Wine Cellar/Storage (4.4m x 1.8m (14'5" x 5'10"))
Bathroom (4.3m x 1.6m (14'1" x 5'2"))
Study/Home Office (3.4m max x 3.2m max (11'1" max x 10'5" max))
Private walled gardens are located to the side and rear of the property being well screened from the surrounding roads and with lawns, patio, terraced areas, flowerbeds and shrubs. Beyond and with access from Belvedere Place there is a Double Garage: 18'1" (5.5m) x 20'8" (6.31m) With electrically operated up and over door and a further garage in the block to the rear measuring 19'11" (6.07m) x 10'0" (3.04m) with up and over door and door to the private garden. It should also be noted that the tunnel and private garden across the road belongs to the subject apartment.
We have been informed by the seller that the property is Leasehold, with a 999 year lease commencing in 2002. The seller of said apartment does also hold a 1/8th share of the freehold title. There is a Ground Rent payable of £10.00 per annum (at the current time of writing). Maintenance is ran in house.