A stunning and unique, two bedroom duplex apartment located in this renowned conversion of the former Pick knitwear factory, providing stunning views over the city skyline.
The Pick Building was converted over 20 years ago and is considered to be the first real factory conversion within Leicester city centre to boast New York style loft apartments. Still considered to be the flagship in Leicester, the communal areas and apartments all enjoy tall ceilings, original solid maple floors and multi pane windows. The property is located in the city centre, convenient for the mainline railway station, professional quarters and cultural quarter with Curve Theatre and Phoenix Square Cinema.
The building is entered via a modern and stylish communal hallway housing the mailboxes, stairs and lifts for all apartments. On the third floor the corridor leading to the apartment has exposed industrial beams and multi paned windows all the way along. A solid wood front door leads into a spacious private entrance hall housing the open staircase to the upper floor and having a feature glass brick wall, original maple flooring, ceiling spotlights, a cloaks cupboard and a cloakroom providing a two piece suite. The stunning open plan living/dining area is entered via a solid wood door with glass brick feature to the side and enjoys a sitting room area with feature multi-paned windows to the front providing an abundance of light and enjoying stunning rooftop views, two period cast iron school style radiators, two wall light points, exposed beam vaulted ceiling and exposed industrial beams, original maple flooring continues to the dining area which has ceiling spotlights, a further school style radiator and sliding doors leading onto the balcony area affording views over the city. The kitchen boasts an extensive range of Shaker style eye and base level units and drawers, glazed display cabinet and ample preparation surfaces, inset one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap over, integrated dishwasher, tiled splashbacks, integrated four-ring stainless steel gas hob with stainless steel oven under and canopy style stainless steel extractor over, ceiling spotlights and original maple flooring.
A staircase leads to bedroom two which is on a mezzanine level overlooking the living area and has a feature exposed beamed wall and a Velux rooflight above. The master bedroom has two built-in wardrobes and a window to the side elevation overlooking the living area, exposed industrial beams, a glass feature block wall and further exposed beamed wall. The accommodation is completed by a luxurious bathroom having an enclosed WC, tiled bath with central mixer tap, a corner shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and tiled mirror and light over, electric shaver point, feature exposed beamed wall, exposed industrial beams, part tiled wall and tiled floor.
The property benefits from a balcony area with stunning city skyline views and one allocated parking space.
Proceed on foot from our city centre office turning left onto Granby Street and second left onto Dover Street where iconic The Pick Building can be located on the corner of Dover Street and Wellington Street, where the main pedestrian entrance is located.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm