Shefford, Central Bedfordshire SG17 5FN

Property Details

Shefford, Central Bedfordshire SG17 5FN


Riverview, Shefford, Central Bedfordshire

Apartment Sold - Shefford Central Bedfordshire

£155,000 Offers in the region of

Priced to sell!

Located in Shefford, a very well presented spacious double bedroom ground floor apartment with the added advantage of secure underground parking. The bedroom benefits from a south-facing window, the open-plan lounge/kitchen benefits from both a south facing ‘Juliet’ balcony and a west-facing window.

A summary of the accommodation:
The accommodation consists of:

Entrance hall
Spacious double bedroom
Open plan lounge/kitchen

The property also benefits from:

Communalgarden area
UPVC double glazing
Modern gas-fired central heating
Secure underground parking

A viewing is strongly advised to appreciate the accommodation on offer!

Property description:

A large double glazed door provides access to a communal entrance which benefits from carpet and overhead lighting. A part glazed door off to the left leads to our client’s apartment. This area also benefits from carpet and overhead lighting.

Entrance door opens into:

Entrance hall:
Featuring a fitted carpet, overhead lighting, power points, phone point, phone intercom, radiator heating behind a feature cover, thermostat, and mains fuse board. Doors lead off to the bedroom, store cupboard (complete with shelves and power point), bathroom and open plan lounge/kitchen.

Spacious double bedroom: (4.07m x 3.89m)
Benefiting from a south-facing upvc double glazed window with views over the communal garden, this double bedroom also features: fitted carpet, overhead lighting with an ornate ceiling rose, power points, radiator and power points.

Open plan lounge/kitchen: (a dual aspect L shaped space – with the lounge area measuring 3.43m x 5.37m and kitchen area measuring 2.10m x 1.78m)

Lounge area:
Featuring a upvc double glazed ‘juliet’ balcony to the south-facing aspect with views over the communal garden, the lounge area also features: a wood effect floor, overhead lighting with ornate ceiling roses, a feature paneled wall (wallpaper), power points and two radiators.

Kitchen area:
Featuring a bright west-facing upvc double glazed window, the kitchen area benefits from a feature alcove, range of modern base and wall mounted cupboards, work surfaces with tiled splash backs, an inset stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, a built-in electric oven and gas hob with a tiled splash back and a stainless steel extractor hood over.

The kitchen area also benefits from a tiled floor, power points, a wall mounted gas combi boiler, there is space and plumbing for a washing machine and space for a fridge freezer (our client has an additional section of work-top which can be slotted into place in case a smaller under counter fridge freezer is used). To the edge of the kitchen there is an additional tall storage cupboard.

Featuring a modern suite comprising a paneled bath with overhead power shower – plus glass shower screen, the bath area also benefits from floor-to-ceiling tiled walls, a wc with dual flush, a pedestal wash basin with mixer tap and tiled splash back, a vanity cupboard with mirror doors is located above providing handy storage.

The bathroom also benefits from a tiled floor, overhead lighting, an extractor, a chrome towel radiator, a shaver point and an additional wall cupboard.


In front of the apartment building there is a nice communal garden with a lawn area, and shrubs.

A paved footpath leads from the garden to the entrance door to the apartment building.

This property benefits from the advantage of secure underground (or undercroft) parking. This is accessed via a remote fob. Additional door fobs also access the garage.

Some brief notes on the location.
The apartment is located only minutes away from Shefford’s historic and well-preserved High Street and the River Hit conservation area. This property would be ideal for first-time buyers, young professionals, retirees and buy-to-let investors. Arlesley Train Station is only 3 miles away providing regular services to London Kings Cross. The town is very central to the attractive market towns, Hitchin and Letchworth Garden City. Bedford and Biggleswade are also only 20 mins drive away by car.

Miscellaneous property notes:
Our client has advised us that their property has been an “excellent first time buy” for them.

We have also been advised that there are 89 years remaining on the current lease.

The service charge – which includes maintenance, buildings insurance and ground rent – is only £67 per calendar month.

Please note: statements regarding the number of power points are made on the basis of the number seen at the time of inspection.

Can I afford this property?
Contact Scourfield-Thomas & Associates – Independent Financial Advisers. Contact them on 01638 500316 or by email at

Whilst measurements and statements given within the details are provided in good faith, the accuracy should not be relied upon.

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Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.
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Property Features
  • Apartment
  • 1 bed
  • 1 bath
  • 1 rooms
  • Toilet
  • Secure Parking
  • Gas Heating