The Driver Building, Marquis Street, Leicester
The Driver Building
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 2 Reception Rooms
2 bedroom apartment for sale
- Reference Number 30400427
- Agent James Sellicks Leicester
- Agent Number 01162 854554
Offers over £200,000
About this property
A charming and spacious, two bedroom apartment located on the ground floor of this beautiful former hosiery factory in the heart of the city centre.
The building is entered via a communal entrance hall with Intercom system housing the stairs and lift to all floors. A large private entrance hall with wooden flooring houses the intercom system, a useful storage cupboard and water heater within, and leads into the apartment, with doors to all rooms. The master bedroom has two windows to the side, exposed brickwork, ceiling spotlights and an en-suite shower room with a corner shower cubicle, a vanity unit provides storage and the base for a contemporary circular wash hand basin and mirror behind, enclosed WC, inset ceiling spotlights, heated towel rail and tiled flooring. Bedroom two has exposed brickwork, inset ceiling spotlights and a window to the side. The spacious sitting/living room area has a large window to the side, wooden flooring, inset ceiling spotlights and exposed brickwork.
The kitchen area boasts a good range of Shaker style eye and base level units and drawers with ample preparation surfaces, an integrated stainless steel Stoves oven with four-ring induction hob, splashback and stainless steel and glass extractor hood over, integrated fridge and dishwasher, one and a half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer unit, a further island unit houses an integrated stainless steel microwave and provides breakfast bar space, inset ceiling spotlights and a continuation of the wood flooring. A utility room provides a range of eye and base level units and drawers with worktop space, a stainless steel sink and drainer unit, tiled splashbacks, integrated washing machine and wooden flooring. The accommodation is completed by a bathroom with a corner Spa bath, a vanity unit provides storage and the base for twin contemporary circular wash hand basins with large mirror above, low flush WC and a large tiled walk-in shower enclosure, inset ceiling spotlights, heated towel rail and tiled flooring.
The apartment has the benefit of one allocated parking space.
The Driver Building was built in the early 1900's by Herbert Driver, a wealthy industrialist who made his fortune in the hosiery trade. It offers contemporary and stylish living in a convenient location in the city centre, mainline railway station with access to London St Pancras, universities, the royal infirmary hospital and professional quarters.
Proceed into Leicester on the A6 London Road to the train station. Turn left here along Waterloo Way and take your third right into Regent Road. Take your second right hand turn into King Street and left onto Marquis Street where The Driver Building can be located.
56 Granby Street Leicester LE1 1DH
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm