The Drive, Northampton

Flat | Under Offer | £150,000
1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom | 1 Reception Room

HomeMove are delighted to offer this spacious one-bedroom top floor apartment converted from a Victorian property.  Entered via communal front entrance with stairs leading up to the property, the front door to the apartment leads into a divided entrance area with storage cupboard and glass brick feature wall which leads up to the open plan living and kitchen area. The lounge is spacious with its vaulted ceiling and offers a Juliet balcony overlooking the rear. Extra light benefiting from the skylights which have wall control allowing for automatic operating. The kitchen area has a range of wall and base units with electric oven, gas hob with extractor over and space for appliances. The master bedroom is a good size with fitted wardrobes and overlooks rooftops from the front. The bathroom  is a fantastic size and has been updated with his ‘n’ her sinks, the shower over the bath has the glass brick feature used as the shower screen bringing an attractive twist but keeping the light.  Completed with Porcelain tiling to majority of the walls and the floor.

A further storage cupboard is offered off the living area, the vendor advises the combi boiler was replaced in June 2018. Further benefiting gas radiator central heating and Upvc double glazing. The property offers two parking spaces, one to the front (middle), one to the rear.

The vendor advises there was previous planning in place for a garage where the rear parking space is should the new purchaser wish to re-apply.  

NB: The property is  Leasehold with 963 years remaining. Current ground rent : Peppercorn charge NIL.  Service charge is 25% of insurance approximately £110 per year. The owners of the property contribute to the costs of the building costs should any maintenance work be required which is approximately 25%

General Information: Tenure: Leasehold. Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council. The agency website indicates Tax Band A. The property has mains electricity, gas, water and drainage. Energy Rating E.

Situation: Close by Kingsley offers the Racecourse & White Elephant with local facilities located along Kingsley Park Terrace which include general stores, restaurants, take away foods, building society, post office, hair salons and chemist.  Also a short walk to the Town Centre and ideal for the train station and by car road links which are A45/M1.
From the Kettering Road  heading out of Town, drive past the Racecourse to the traffic lights at The White Elephant. Go straight over, take right into Collingwood Road, take first right into The Drive. The property is located towards the top on the right-hand side indicated by our for sale board.


  • •  Top Floor Apartment
  • •  One Double Bedroom
  • •  Open Plan Living
  • •  Two Parking Spaces
  • •  Juliet Balcony
  • •  Vaulted Ceiling & Skylights
  • •  Beautifully Presented
  • •  EPC Rating E