Friar Street, Worcester, WR1

Guide price

Bedrooms: 2

Penthouse apartment, set over two floors, in the heart of Worcester City. Fitted kitchen/diner with central island and bar area, upper floor lounge with impressive arch window to the front, master bedroom with en-suite shower room and second bedroom with en-suite bathroom.


An opportunity to purchase a fabulous penthouse apartment in the heart of Worcester City Centre, enjoying views towards Worcester Cathedral.

The property is immaculately presented and has been much improved by the current owners to provide spacious and flexible accommodation set over two floors. On the second floor, where the door to the apartment can be found, there is the entrance hall, master bedroom with contemporary en-suite shower room and a spacious dining kitchen with integrated appliances, a central island and bar area. A spiral staircase leads to the second floor, initially into the impressive open plan lounge & study area with a feature fireplace and a feature arch window looking towards the cathedral. Off the lounge is a second double bedroom area with en-suite bathroom.

There is also built-in storage off the hallway and the lounge and a further rear staircase, accessed off the lounge.

Area Description

Worcester City Centre is made up of a variety of large High Street brands, as well as lots of boutiques and independent retailers. Within the High Street there are many restaurants, pubs and wine bars.

Junction 7 of the M5 motorway is only a short drive away (approximately 3 miles) and the city also benefits from having two train stations at Foregate Street and Shrub Hill. These stations serve Birmingham and are also on a direct line to London Paddington.

Education within the city centre comprises a variety of schools, including Stanley Road, St Georges RC, Cherry Orchard Primary School and Blessed Edward Secondary School to name a few. Worcester also boasts some well-regarded Private schools including Kings and Royal Grammar School as well as the University which is well known for its teaching and sporting degrees in addition to its research work.


The property is entered via a secure communal door on the ground floor with telecom entry system. Stairs lead to the second floor where the front door opens to the entrance hall.

Entrance Hall

The front door opens into the hall with doors leading to bedroom one and the kitchen, Ceiling spotlights, electric heater, built in storage cupboard, intercom system and carpet flooring.

Bedroom One 15' 6" max x 12' 7" max ( 4.72m max x 3.84m max )

Rear facing double glazed bay window, electric heater, ceiling spotlights and a television point.

Door to the en-suite.


His and hers wash hand basin set into a vanity unit with storage below, low flush wc with concealed cistern, double shower cubicle with critall style screen, contemporary heated towel rail radiator, wall mounted electric mirror with lights, shaver socket, extractor fan, ceiling spotlights, tiled walls and tiled flooring.

Kitchen/ Diner 20' 8" x 14' 1" ( 6.30m x 4.29m )

Contemporary fitted wall and base units with tiled splashback, fitted appliances including fridge/freezer, microwave, oven, dishwasher and washing machine and a central island with breakfast bar. Front facing double glazed bay window and two further front facing double glazed windows, further fitted bar area, electric heater, television point, ceiling coving, two ceiling lights, spotlights and laminate flooring in the kitchen area with the remainder carpeted.

Spiral staircase leading up the lounge.

Lounge 20' 7" max x 19' 6" max ( 6.27m max x 5.94m max )

Front facing double glazed feature arch window and side facing double glazed windows, feature wall with recess for television and contemporary electric fire below, telephone point, vaulted ceiling, built in double cupboard, ceiling light point and spotlights.

Door to the rear staircase and a partition wall separating the guest bedroom.

Guest Bedroom 13' 4" x 8' 11" ( 4.06m x 2.72m )

Rear facing double glazed arch window and side facing double glazed window, spotlights and a door to the en-suite.

En-Suite Two

Rear and side facing double glazed window, low flush wc with concealed cistern, wash hand basin set into a vanity unit with cupboard below and a panel bath with central mixer taps and shower and screen over. Contemporary heated towel rail radiator, extractor fan, spotlights, tiled walls and tiled flooring.


The property benefits from electric heating throughout.

Lease Information

The property benefits from the remainder of a 99 year lease issued in April 2001. The current ground rent is £100 per annum, with an annual service charge of approximately £1903 per annum. These details should be confirmed by the buyer prior to making any formal offer.

This is a Leasehold property with details as follows; Term of Lease 99 years from 04 Apr 2001. Should you require further information please contact the branch. Please Note additional fees could be incurred for items such as Leasehold packs.

1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.

2. These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.

3. The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.

4. Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.

5. Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

6. Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

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