Howgill Court, Howgill Street, Whitehaven
£575

Guide price

Bedrooms: 1
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A must for those looking for a home in the heart of the town.

This first floor apartment with electric heating and double glazing is available on a fully furnished basis from Mid June. The property is located just a stones throw away from all local amenities including the historic harbour and large nearby local employment bases.

ACCOMODATION

Entered off Howgate Street via a communal entrance door and hallway, further communal hall with doors to shared outdoor paved area and stairs to first floor.

ENTRANCE HALL

2.88m x 1.42m

With entrance phone, cupboard housing hot water cylinder, electric storage heater, cloakroom, telephone point, doors to;

BEDROOM

3.62m x 3.60m

Lovely double bedroom with sliding sash window, electric storage heater.

BATHROOM

2.11m x 1.73m

With opaque window, wash basin, wc and bath with glazed screen and electric shower over, fully tiled walls and floor, electric storage heater.

OPEN PLAN LIVING/DINING/KITCHEN

7.40m x 3.48m max

A good sized room with dual aspect sliding sash windows to front and rear, tv point, 2 x electric storage heater, the kitchen area has a range of cream base and wall units with complementary black work surface and splash back, inset stainless steel 1 sink, integrated washing machine, electric hob and oven with extractor over, integrated fridge freezer, tiled floor to kitchen area.

EXTERNALLY

Parking is by way of a permit, which can be obtained by the local council

DIRECTIONS

Walking from Grisdales Office on King Street, Walk Right through the Market Place and turn left onto Irish Street. Continue and take the next Right onto Howgill Street, the property can be found further along on the left hand side.

COUNCIL TAX

We have been advised by Cumberland Council (01946 598300) that this property is placed in Tax Band A.

THE RENT

Rent is paid on a calendar monthly basis, in advance, and excludes charges for Services, Council Tax etc.

DAMAGE DEPOSIT

A deposit will be paid by the tenant, prior to the commencement of the tenancy, equivalent to five weeks rent and it will be returned at the end of the tenancy providing there is no damage, the Inventory is correct and there are no rent arrears. The deposit will be held by the Deposit Protection Service (a custodial service scheme in accordance with the Tenancy Deposit Legislation) and returned to you as per the Tenancy Agreement.

THE TENANCY

The property is offered on a 6 month Assured Shorthold Tenancy.

THE CONSUMER PROTECTION REGULATIONS 2008

Please contact us before viewing the property. If there is any point of particular importance to you we will be pleased to provide additional information or to make further enquiries. We will also confirm that the property remains available for viewing. This is particularly important if you are contemplating travelling some distance.

APPLICATIONS

Applications for the tenancy are to be made to Grisdales. The application form is on our website please go to www.grisdales.co.uk, Tenants, Tenancy Application form. Please complete this form electronically and once we have received it we will discuss your application with the landlord and then arrange a viewing of the property. If the landlord decides to proceed with your application and requests that you are referenced you will need to complete a further online application form for Goodlord, our reference provider. References will then be carried out which can take up to 7 days.

L9 HOLDING DEPOSIT

Grisdales takes a Holding Deposit from a tenant to reserve a property. This is one weeks rent and for this property will be £132.00

This Holding Deposit will be held for up to 15 days (what is known as Deadline for Agreement). From taking the Holding Deposit the tenancy agreement must be entered into (signed by both parties and dated) before the Deadline for Agreement. However, Grisdales can agree with the tenant in writing that a different date (for example an extension) is to be the Deadline for Agreement. Please make your own enquiries as to when the Holding Deposit can be repaid to you and when it can be retained by Grisdales.

Should the tenancy commence, unless the tenant advises otherwise in writing, it is agreed that the amount of the Holding Deposit will be deducted from the first payment of rent.

PROOF OF IDENTITY

When you apply for a property to rent through Grisdales, you will be required to PERSONALLY provide identification in its ORIGINAL format.

This can be in the form of:

Valid passport

Valid photo card driving licence

National Insurance Certificate

Firearms Certificate

Birth Certificate

WHO WILL LOOK AFTER THE PROPERTY?

The property will be managed by your landlord.

INSURANCE

You are required to have sufficient means to cover your liability for the Landlord s fixtures and fittings as set out in the Tenancy Agreement. Sufficient means includes a sum of money available to put right any damage, or alternatively you could purchase a suitable insurance policy to cover this liability.

The Landlord s insurance policy does not cover your possessions within the property. You are advised to consider the need for Tenants Insurance, which usually includes cover for your own possessions and accidental damage to the Landlord s items. Please see Grisdales for full details on this.

The Landlord will not be responsible for any damage caused to your belongings unless it is caused by an act or omission by the Landlord or Agent, which invalidates any insurance you do have.

RENTAL PROTECTION PLAN

Have you ever thought how you d cover the cost of your rent if you were to become ill or injured and were unable to work? Taking out Rental Protection Plan is a great way to protect yourself, or the ones you love, should the unexpected happen during the length of the plan Ask for a FREE appointment to discuss this plan with Kirsty, our Protection Specialist.

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

Please see our website for further information.

MORTGAGE ADVICE BUREAU

Grisdales work with Mortgage Advice Bureau, one of the UK's largest award winning mortgage brokers, offering expert professional advice to find the right mortgage for you. We have access to over 11,000 mortgages from over 90 different lenders across the UK.

Our advice will be specifically tailored to your needs and circumstances which could be for your first home, moving home, re-mortgaging or investing in property.

Mortgage Advice Bureau - Doing what's right for you.

Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

There will be a fee for mortgage advice. The actual amount you pay will depend upon your circumstances. The fee is up to 1% but a typical fee is 0.3% of the amount borrowed.

To find out how we can help you realise your dreams, just call your nearest Grisdales office.

01946 693931

Grisdales (Whitehaven)

46/47 King Street, Whitehaven, Cumbria

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