Cadet Drive, Shirley, Solihull

Asking Price Of - £215,000


Sold STC

A modern two bedroom, top-floor apartment set within a peaceful and popular development within easy reach of Poppy Island, Shirley high street and the local supermarket gym and Shirley Park. Boasting a generous open plan kitchen diner/living room, two bedrooms, main bathroom, balcony and one allocated parking space. Ideal for young professional, starter home or investment.


Ginger are delighted to offer this modern, spacious two bedroom second-floor apartment located within a quiet residential cul-de-sac close to Shirley high street and within easy reach of ASDA, gym, eateries, Shirley Park and major roads and bus routes. Approx 5 years old, and the vendor owned since new. This property is perfect for a single professional person, young couple, or the first rung on the ladder. If you have a young one then the park is a great close-by asset.

The property has a communal hallway with secure intercom system, and stairs rising to the apartments. Once inside the apartment, the hallway winds its way around, giving access to all the living spaces. Boasting a generous open-plan lounge/dining/kitchen area with triple aspect views and the benefit of a balcony via the French patio doors. The apartment has two bedrooms, the main bathroom as well as a handy storage cupboard.


The development is secured by a communal intercom system which you control from the apartment. Once inside, you greeted by the hallway, which has a window to the side elevation to shed natural light along the corridor, as well as a central heating radiator. There’s also access into the loft space and the heating control. The hallway gives access to the bedrooms, lounge/ dining/ kitchen, bathroom, and a handy storage cupboard for your coats and shoes. The hallway is neutrally presented with contrasting carpets that follow through the apartment.

The key feature to this apartment is the generous open-plan kitchen/dining/living area. This is of course the space where you are likely to spend most of your awake times, whether relaxing on your own, or entertaining with friends, this space works really well.

This is a good sized space benefiting from an abundance of windows on the three sides to let in plenty of natural light around this space, as well as an elevated view of the development and local area. The living area is set to the one side, providing plenty of space for multiple sofas, media centre, and enjoying the benefit of the French patio doors to tempt you out onto your private balcony.

There’s also space here for a breakfast/smaller dining table, which really works well for the occupants, and the modern kitchen is a nice size, having plenty of work preparation surface, as well as a single oven with grill having a four-ring gas hob over with stainless steel splash-back and Hotpoint extractor. There’s also provisions here for your own washing machine, as well as a 1 and a 1/2 sink and drainer with mixer tap, plus a window to the rear elevation.

The lounge/kitchen/diner is all neutrally presented with carpets in the lounge/dining space and hard-wearing contrasting wood-effect vinyl floor around the kitchen for ease of maintenance.

The balcony is a great addition to the property, perfect for those sunny evenings, being west-facing to ensure you top up your tan in the warmer months, just a nice place to sit and watch the sun go down with a glass of wine. It's nice to have some private open air space with an apartment.

For your entertainment, the media centre has its perfect spot in the lounge with numerous power points, satellite hook up, TV aerial, and Ethernet connection points close by. There are various central heating radiators with thermostat in both the living area and also the kitchen.


Bedroom number one is a good size and will easily accommodate your larger bed, accompanying side tables, as well as having good wardrobe walls. There’s a window to the front elevation as well as accompanying blinds to ensure plenty of natural lighting into the bedroom, where you will find a neutral decor and contrasting carpets following through from the hallway. There is the perfect wall for your television, where you will find numerous power points, TV aerial point, as well as Ethernet connections. The bedroom also has a central heating radiator with thermostat control placed underneath the window, as well as ceiling lighting.

The second bedroom is a nice room and an adaptable space, whether as a generous sized single bedroom, or would easily accommodate a double bed if required. There’s additional floor space for a wardrobe and desk space or alternatively should you work from home, then this would make for the perfect home office. There is a window to the rear elevation with accompanying blinds, being able to open wide, numerous power points, as well as a central heating radiator and ceiling light.

The bathroom is modern, being neutrally presented with contrasting modern tiling around the wet areas, and hard-wearing vinyl flooring for ease of cleaning. There is a bath with chrome mixer tap, as well as a mains-fed shower over with folding glass screen. An Ideal Standard wall-mounted large wash basin with chrome mixer tap, as well as a dual flush toilet. The tiled shelf is perfect for your toiletries with a shaver point close-by as well as there being a central heating radiator with thermostat, ceiling light and extractor. There’s even space here for a little cabinet to tuck away your towels and toiletries.


The is one allocated parking space in the car park, some visitors parking as well as bin storage.


We are advised this property is Leasehold, please seek confirmation from your legal representative.

Service charge £ 932pa Ground rent £170pa Term of lease remaining years

We are advised the council tax band C is payable to Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council. Current council tax is £1712.40

Ginger have not checked appliances nor have we seen sight of any building regulations or planning permissions. You should take guidance from your legal representative before purchasing any property.

Room sizes and property layout are presented in good faith as a guide only. Although we have taken every step to ensure the plans are as accurate as possible, you must rely on your own measurements or those of your surveyor. Not every room is accounted for when giving the total floor space. Dimensions are generally taken at the widest points.

All information we provide is in good faith and as a general guide to the property. Subjective comments in these descriptions imply the opinion of the selling agent at the time these details were prepared. However, the opinions of a purchaser may differ. Details have been verified by the sellers.

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