Savills | Westgate Apartments, Leeman Road, York, YO26 4ZF | Property for sale
1,086 sq ft(100.89 sq m)
Guide price £550,000

Westgate ApartmentsLeeman Road, York, YO26 4ZF

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Wonderful flexible accommodation
  • Fabulous balcony and view of the river
  • Close to the city walls, railway station and York's many restaurants and tourist attractions
  • Benefit of a Concierge in situ during the week
  • Allocated parking and cycling storage

Wonderful riverside apartment in Westgate a sought-after development adjacent to the River Ouse, just outside the historic walls of York

About this property

  • 220 Westgate is a fantastic home set on the second floor, offering the best in city living. There is a wonderful river view and superb balcony complementing the accommodation on offer.

    This quality and well-presented apartment has been designed to provide flexible and versatile accommodation. The open plan kitchen leads to the sitting room/dining area and has double doors leading onto the wonderful large balcony overlooking the river, ideal for entertaining.

    The property further benefits from a secure parking space in the undercroft area.

    External image from May 2016.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

You don't get much better than this apartment with its captivating river view.

Tanya CoffeyProperty agent

Local information

  • Westgate Apartments is a sought-after development nestled between the River Ouse and the memorial gardens, just outside the historic walls of York centre, which provides the ultimate contemporary living experience.
  • The apartment building is perfectly positioned just outside the city's historic walls and is close to York Theatre Royal, the Art Gallery, York Minster, Bettys Tea Rooms and the famous Shambles along with a range of local cafes, shops, restaurants, public houses, supermarkets and further landmark attractions.
  • Located beside the River Ouse is York City Rowing Club (about 0.2 mile), York Pilates Space and The Perky Peacock, a cosy café in a medieval tower. Further along is Rowntree Park (about one mile) with café, playground, tennis and basketball courts.
  • Across the River is the Museum Gardens, the library, the award winning The Star Inn the City by Andrew Pern and the Michelin-starred restaurant, Roots, by Tommy Banks. In addition, there is Skosh by Neil Bentinck which also boasts a Michelin-star, positioned on popular Micklegate, which is about half a mile from Westgate Apartments and has a number of independent shops, pubs, cafes and hairdressers.
  • The well-known York Racecourse and Knavesmire are about two miles from the city accessed by a delightful walk or cycle along the river.
  • About a mile away is Bishopthorpe Road which won the ‘Great British High Street of the Year' award in 2015. The area has a well-known parade of independent shops, café-delis and restaurants which hosts regular events and festivals.
  • York railway station, located close to the complex offers regular services to major cities including Manchester, Edinburgh and London with some journeys taking less than two hours to Kings Cross. The A64 ring road is about three miles from the city centre giving access to Leeds, the A1(M) and the wider motorway.
  • The city offers a diverse range of primary and secondary schools including Scarcroft Primary School (Academy), All Saints RC School (Ofsted Outstanding 2016) and Millthorpe School (Academy). Independent schools on offer are The Mount, St Peter's and Bootham.
  • Please note all distances and travel times are approximate.

Additional information

  • Ground Rent: £150 per annum (No provision in the Lease for the rent to be reviewed so it will remain the same for the entire term of the Lease)
  • Service Charge: £2415 per annum (reviewed every XX years, or XX% increase every X years)
  • Lease Expiry: January 3001
  • EPC Rating = B
  • Tenure = Leasehold (978 years remaining)