**The Old Portsmouth Gaol – Own Your Own Piece of Local History!**
hmp Kingston was built in 1877 and has had a varied history. In 1965 capital punishment for murder was abolished and Kingston began exclusively holding inmates serving life sentences. Kingston Prison became the only prison in England and Wales to have a unit exclusively for elderly male prisoners serving life sentences.
The prison has held many well known inmates, but hmp Kingston would close on 28th March 2013.
The site has now been acquired by renowned developers St Cross Homes and phase one of the conversion to residential homes is underway. The main prison building and gatehouse are being transformed into a 83 beautiful apartments, ranging from one to three bedrooms, all with an allocated parking space.
St Cross Homes’ unwavering eye for detail means that only premium materials, fittings and appliances are selected to ensure the perfect balance of comfort and sophistication.
Arrange an appointment to visit our show apartments and experience for yourself the outstanding design and construction on offer.
Viewing will only be Monday to Friday 10am until 4pm.
Contemporary kitchen with comprehensive floor and wall cupboards incorporating modern handle-less soft-close doors and drawers
• Induction hob
• Multi-function oven
• Integrated fridge/freezer
• Integrated dishwasher
• Stainless steel sink and mixer tap
The clean lines of our bathrooms are complemented with contemporary sanitary ware taps and showers
• Vanity mirror
• White sanitary ware
• Stylish mixer taps and showers
• Marble effect wall and floor tiles
To achieve a contemporary interior we have selected high quality flooring to complement the beautiful layout whilst other finishes have been kept light and bright
• Recessed lights in specific areas
• White painted woodwork throughout
• Square cuts skirting and architrave
• Walls painted with neutral emulsion
• Smooth ceiling in white emulsion
Council Tax Band Tbc
As part of our drive to assist clients with all aspects of the moving process, we have sourced a reputable removal company. Please ask a member of our sales team for further details and a quotation.
Offer Check Procedure -
If you are considering making an offer for this or any other property we are marketing, please make early contact with your local office to enable us to verify your buying position. Our Sellers expect us to report on a Buyer's proceedability whenever we submit an offer. Thank you.
Anti-Money Laundering (Aml)
Bernards Estate Agents have a legal obligation to complete anti-money laundering checks. The aml check should be completed in branch. Please call the office to book an aml check if you would like to make an offer on this property. Please note the aml check includes taking a copy of the two forms of identification for each purchaser. A proof of address and proof of name document is required. Please note we cannot put forward an offer without the aml check being completed
Management Company: Ensign
Lease Length : 125 years
Please note that Bernard's Estate Agents have not checked or verified the lease terms or the service charge/ground rent costs. The information provided above has been provided to us from the Seller. Your solicitor will check all of the above during the conveyancing process and you should only rely on information provided by them when making the final decision as to whether to buy any leasehold property.