Offered to let on an unfurnished basis is this three bedroom detached family home on the ever popular ‘Shires’ development in Towcester. The accommodation briefly comprises entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room with appliances and cloakroom on the ground floor with three bedrooms, an en-suite shower room to the master and a family bathroom to the first, all with gas fired radiator central heating and uPVC double glazing. Externally the property has a single garage, tarmac driveway and an enclosed rear garden. Sorry, no pets or smokers permitted. Available Early May.
Entered via a part glazed door under storm canopy. Stairs rising to the first floor. Radiator.
Fitted with a two piece suite comprising wash basin and W.C. Window to the side. Radiator.
Walk-in bay window to the front. Television aerial point. Telephone point. Radiator. Archway into the dining room.
Sliding patio doors into the rear garden. Radiator.
Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level units with working surface over. Sink and single drainer unit with mixer tap over. Ceramic tiled splashbacks. Plumbing for washing machine, ‘fridge and freezer included in the let. Built-in electric oven with four ring gas hob and extractor hood over. Half glazed door to the side and window into the rear garden. Wall mounted gas fired combination boiler serving the radiator central heating system and domestic hot water.
Airing cupboard housing hot water tank and slatted linen shelving. Access to loft space. Doors to all bedrooms and bathroom.
Window to the front. Two built-in double wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving. Television aerial point. Telephone point. Radiator.
En-suite Shower Room
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising shower cubicle with folding glass screen, vanity wash basin with storage cupboard under and W.C. Ceramic tiled splashbacks. Extractor fan. Window to the front.
Window to the rear. Radiator.
Window to the rear. Radiator.
Fitted with a three piece suite comprising bath, wash basin and W.C. Extractor fan. Radiator. Window to the side.
The property has a fully enclosed garden to the rear predominantly laid to lawn. A personal door provides access into the garage. Timber pedestrian side gate to the front.
Garage & Parking
The property has a single garage with metal up and over door, power and light connected and eaves storage space. To the front of the garage is a tarmac driveway providing additional off road parking.
A holding deposit of £276.00 is payable upon application. Holding Deposit: Equivalent to one week’s rent as stated on the property brochure is taken upon application and in signing this you agree to this being used towards the security deposit. The deadline for entering into an agreement is 15 days from receipt of the holding deposit unless otherwise agreed. A holding deposit may be retained if you (or a guarantor) provide false or misleading information, if you fail a right to rent check, withdraw from the proposed tenancy or fail to take reasonable steps to enter into a tenancy agreement (for example, not providing reasonable information to support your tenancy application).
A security deposit of £1384.00 is payable. This is equivalent to five weeks’ rent. This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the tenancy and must be paid by bank transfer before the tenancy starts.
An Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement must be signed by all tenants. (A tenant is any person over the age of eighteen years who will be residing in the property on a permanent basis). Anyone entering in to this agreement must understand it is legally binding and be aware of the responsibilities and liabilities involved.
Other Chargeable Fees
Listed below are the other chargeable fees that may be applied if relevant.
Interest is charged at 3% above the Bank of England Base Rate from Rent Due Date until paid in order to pursue non-payment of rent. Please Note: This will not be levied until the rent is more than 14 days in arrears.
Lost Keys or other Security Devices
Tenants are liable to the actual cost of replacing any lost key(s) or other security device(s). If the loss results in locks needing to be changed, the actual costs of a locksmith, new lock and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord any other persons requiring keys will be charged to the tenant. If extra costs are incurred there will be a charge of £15 per hour (inc. VAT) for the time taken replacing lost keys or other security devices.
Variation of Contract & Change of Sharer
Variation of Contract £50 (inc. VAT) per agreed variation. This covers the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents. Change of Sharer £50 (inc. VAT) per replacement tenant or any reasonable costs incurred if higher. This covers the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions, new tenant referencing and Right-to-Rent checks, deposit registration as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Should the tenant wish to leave their contract early, they shall be liable to the landlord’s costs in re-letting the property as well as all rent due under the tenancy until the start date of the replacement tenancy. These costs will be no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy.