Oakview, Richard Lewis Way, Shirley, Solihull



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A fantastic modern 2 bedroom ground floor apartment in central Shirley location, close to shops, bars, amenities and next to Shirley Park. Ideal first time buy/ investment. Large open-plan kitchen/diner/lounge, south facing patio, principal bedroom with en-suite, gated development, one allocated parking space.


Ginger are proud to offer this immaculately presented, spacious two bedroom ground floor apartment located within a gated development central location to Shirley high street, and benefiting from Shirley Park next door. The property is within easy reach of all the local shops, restaurants, pubs, as well as being super convenient for local trains, buses and excellent road and motorway links.

This property was the original show home to the development and is perfect for those seeking a modern apartment with an open-plan lifestyle. The apartment is beautifully presented throughout, modern, bright and works perfectly for those that enjoy entertaining. The main feature of this home is the large lounge/dining kitchen area, enjoying a south-west facing view of Shirley Park, plus the benefits of a generous patio to afford some outside space.

The apartment offers a principal bedroom with a modern en-suite shower room, a spacious second double sized bedroom, as well as a modern main bathroom.

Furthermore, there is an allocated parking space, and secure access into the car park plus a security door access system into the communal hallway.

The property is an ideal investment or perfect for a first time buyer's home.


The property is set within a private and secure gated development, offering security vehicle and pedestrian access. The property benefits from one allocated parking space, and having secure door access system into the main communal hallway.


The communal hallway is protected by a security door access, which is controlled by your own code, fob, or internally through the intercom system within the apartment. The communal hallway provides a letterbox facility, noticeboard, lift to the high-level apartments and stairs.


Welcome inside, let's take a look around.....

The moment you step into the hallway you will be amazed at the space and appreciate the accommodation that this ground floor, two bedroom apartment offers. The hallway is brightly and neutrally presented, enjoying contrasting hard-wearing floor for ease of maintenance, as well as having a central heating radiator, storage cupboards, and a utility area with plumbing for your washing machine. The controls for the intercom /door access system is placed in the hallway too.

The lounge/dining/ kitchen space is the central hub of this modern apartment, and the space you will spend most of your time whilst at home. Whether you just enjoy spacious living or like to entertain, this space works really well.

The kitchen area provides modern hi-gloss darker grey combination of wall and base units with contrasting granite work-surfaces which provide plenty of workspace with numerous power points around for smaller appliances, The breakfast bar is a great addition with space for numerous barstools to sit with a laptop or your morning tea and toast. The kitchen has a number of integrated appliances to include a built-in fridge and freezer, sink, a Bosch dishwasher, a Bosch single oven with grill and a gas hob with extractor hood. There is an opening double glazed window in the kitchen area with a blind to deliver plenty of light into the kitchen area along with a good compliment of ceiling lighting.

The lounge area is a great size, affording plenty of floor space for your comfy corner sofa, media centre, and space for additional lounge furniture. Boasting park views and patio door leading out to your outside patio space to relax. Again, a great way to extend the party outdoors. For your connectivity, there are numerous power points, as well as having good connections for satellite, TV aerial points and telephone internet hook-ups. Additionally, another great feature is the ceiling speaker system, which offers a Bluetooth connectivity for your entertainment. There are twin central heating radiators and ceiling drops around the dining and living area.

Next to the kitchen zone is the dining area, perfect to accommodate a family size dining table and chairs, and within easy reach of the kitchen, ideal for gatherings to hold conversations whilst the host is preparing diner.


The apartment offers two generous bedrooms, first of all the principal bedroom which boasts the delightful view of Shirley Park through the almost floor to ceiling window, as well as offering generous floor space for your larger bed, side tables, and additional free-standing wardrobes. There is even a power point to the side of the bed which offers USB connection points perfect for charging your phone overnight. The bedroom is brightly presented with contrasting carpet, and has the perfect recess area for a dressing table. There is central heating and ceiling lighting. There’s also space on the opposite wall to the bed for power and TV connection point for your wall-mounted TV.

The principal bedroom boasts a super-stylish and generous en-suite shower room, which comprises of a modern suite, having a large wash basin with chrome mixer tap, WC with dual flush, as well as a double sized shower with mains-fed control, offering both handheld and rain head attachments accompanied by a glass sliding doors. There is space along the side of the sink for toiletries, as well as being a shaver point, a wall-mounted large towel radiator, and an opaque opening double glazed window to the rear elevation.

The second bedroom is set to the front of the apartment, offering a spacious bedroom, again, neutrally presented with contrasting carpets, a lovely bright space. There is a handy recess- perfect for your free-standing wardrobes, or you may choose to have some built in. The double glazed window opens out to the front elevation with fitted blinds, as well as a central heating radiator under the window with thermostat control. Just like the principal bedroom, there is provisions for your wall-mounted television, having a plug socket and TV aerial point.

The main bathroom is a great size, lovely and bright being neutrally presented with modern wall and floor tiles. The bathroom offers a modern wash basin with chrome mixer tap, having a shaver point to the side and a large windowsill shelf for your toiletries. There is a WC with dual flush, a deep bath with chrome mixer tap having a shower attachment and accompanying glass shower screen. There is a frosted window to the front elevation as well as a wall-mounted towel radiator with thermostat control, LED spotlights and extractor.


We love the large patio which is accessed from the living area, and provides a south-west view into Shirley Park, a peaceful setting to relax and enjoy some fresh air after a long day. Should you have children this would be a great space for them to play in the playground area, while still keeping an eye from the apartment. This is a generous space, perfect for your outdoor dining set and chairs.


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

We are advised the council tax band D is payable to Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council.

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.