51 Riverside Place is a stunning penthouse apartment, a unique property which also benefits from an impressive 1,884 sq ft of private terraces. The property is perched on the top floor of this well regarded riverside scheme of apartments which overlook the River Cam and has enviable views towards King's College Chapel, Little St Mary's Church and the city to the west along with distant views towards Gog Magog Hills, Six Mile Bottom and Newmarket to the south and east.
The property extends to 1,705 ft of immaculate accommodation laid out laterally over one level. Of particular note is the open plan sitting and dining areas which have tall vaulted ceiling heights. The space communicates well with the kitchen and breakfast /informal dining areas which has a central island with storage below and a breakfast bar for 4 stools. The kitchen is well fitted with a good range cabinetry, ceramic hob and 900mm wide AEG Competence oven. The combined reception and kitchen space are predominantly glazed on all 3 sides with an exit point on each which gives access to the different terraces. There are 3 double bedrooms which include the master and guest which both have en suite shower rooms. The master also has a large double wardrobe and glazed doors to the eastern terrace. Adjacent to the kitchen, and unusual for an apartment, there is a spacious utility/laundry room with integrated washer/drier.
The paved terraces are fully enclosed, private and walled between the properties either side, railed to the front and rear. With a respective south-east and north-west orientation the occupiers can literally follow the sun throughout the day and evening. There is ample outside space which can easily accommodate large garden furniture and provides excellent entertaining space. Power and water is available on the terraces for lighting and watering plants etc.
The property, which has electric heating throughout and air conditioning to the master bedroom and reception space can be seen in greater detail on the attached flooplan.
Current service charge is £5,297.32 payable in 2 equal instalments of £2,648.66 01 January and 01 July. Ground rent is £275 per annum and lease is 125 years from 21 May 2004.View payable Stamp Duty for this property