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New Home

Penthouse, 5 Avenue Road, Dorridge, Solihull, B93 8LD

Guide Price £1,200,000Leasehold


Key Information

Service charge:Not available
Ground rent:Not available
Time remaining on lease:Not available
Council tax band:Not available
Broadband:up to 1000Mbps
Mobile signal:*Based on indoor data coverage

Key Features

Award winning Developer
New Development
Benefiting From No Upward Chain
Sought After Location In Dorridge
Art Deco Style Building
Fitted Kitchen
Communal Garden
Three Ensuite Bathrooms
Equal share of the Freehold


Carrera House is a bespoke luxury development, due to be completed by December 2023, of four, two bedroom apartments and penthouse suite. The development is a combination modern and classic design and an exterior style of ‘Art Deco’. Combining with a.......


Carrera House is a bespoke luxury development built by the award winning HCD developments, due to be completed by March 2024, of four, two bedroom apartments and a penthouse suite. The development is a combination modern and classic design and an exterior style of ‘Art Deco’. Combining with a thoroughly modern High tech ‘Open Plan’ interior design. Each of the four apartments will have two bedrooms with two ensuite bathrooms, (with the  Penthouse having three bedrooms and three ensuites),  elevator access for the upper units, gated access and eight parking spaces.

Recent winners of The LABC Building Excellence Awards, which are the largest business to business awards in the building control sector in the UK. HCD Developments won the Best Medium Volume New Housing Development for our region and in doing so have now been put forward for the nationals where they will compete against other regions. The award was for building excellence in the delivery of outstanding construction and workmanship.

Offered to the market with the benefit of NO UPWARD CHAIN is this three bedroom luxury top floor Penthouse apartment. This property presents a great opportunity to purchase a NEW HOME on Avenue Road, Dorridge. One of the most sought after locations in the area. The apartment has access to all local amenities, with Dorridge Station, Sainsbury’s and the Doctors surgery all being within in very close walking distance.

The Penthouse is accessed through a gated driveway and a communal entrance then up to the second floor by the elevator which has its own private access directly into the property. The Penthouse has the benefit of a well planned open living space, with combi boiler and under floor heating throughout, an open plan family lounge/dining area and kitchen area , three bedrooms (each with ensuites) and utility room. With internal lift and private access to the suite. The Penthouse also benefits from its own private balcony. An added benefit that is part of the purchase. Is that the buyer will also own an equal share of the Freehold.


Dorridge is a conveniently located, picturesque and a sought after village, situated on the edge of open countryside, full of local amenities (including a Sainsbury’s Superstore), has its own train station with links to Birmingham and London. Sporting facilities located nearby consist of the Knowle & Dorridge Cricket and Tennis Club, Copt Heath Golf Club and the Old Silhillians Rugby Club as well as numerous private gyms. Dorridge has a junior and infant school and the bordering village of Knowle has an excellent junior and infant school and secondary school, Arden Academy. A few minutes’ drive away is the nearby town of Solihull, which offers its own excellent state and private schools, Touchwood shopping centre, which houses many shops, restaurants, bars, cinema and John Lewis department store. Dorridge is well placed to access the M42 and M40 motorways, which then provides links to the M1, M6 and M5, enabling travel to Birmingham, Coventry and London. Resorts World and Arena, Birmingham International Airport and Birmingham International Train Station are also within easy access from Dorridge.


A consideration should be made to all potential investors looking for a great return on there investment. The Penthouse has been valued for rental purposes at approx £6,000 per month. With such a prime location in Dorridge centre the long term return on this property would add to anmy ones portfolio.

With lift access and stairs. Having access to inner hallway.

With access to all areas.

LIVING/DINING/FAMILY AREA 25' 6" x 21' 6" (7.77m x 6.55m)
This is the heart of the home. It contains an 'open plan' style area, containing the kitchen, living and dining area. Having Bi-Fold doors giving access to the front elevation. Together with a further door giving access to the balcony and having double glazed widows to the front and side elevation.

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM 14' 9" x 13' 0" (4.50m x 3.96m)
Having double glazed Bi-Fold doors to front elevation accessing the balcony.

With fitted wardrobes and double glazed windows to the front elevation.

The ensuite containing a large glazed shower together with separate bath, WC and wash hand basin contained within a vanity unit and a window to front elevation.

BEDROOM TWO 15' 11" x 11' 0" (4.86m x 3.35m)
Having double glazed doors to the rear elevation.

The en-suite contains large glazed shower cubicle. Wash hand basin, WC and window to side elevation

BEDROOM THREE 11' 8" x 9' 11" (3.56m x 3.02m)
Having double glazed windows to the rear elevation

With single glazed shower, wc and single wash hand basin.

With double glazed window to rear elevation. Work surface and fitment for washing machine and tumble dryer.

Integrated oven, integrated hob, extractor, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, all carpets and all light fittings.

Services - Electricity and mains.
Broadband: TBC.
Service Charge/Ground Rent: £2400 pa. (approx). (combined)

The developer is also offering a bespoke package of a lighting system, flooring and tile choice, to ensure your New Home is fitted to your individual requirments.

Please note that this property is currently under construction and all photos used are from previous properties built by HCD Developments.

Prior to a sale being agreed, prospective purchasers will be required to produce identification documents. Your co-operation with this, in order to comply with Money Laundering regulations, will be appreciated and assist with the smooth progression of the sale.

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Dorridge Primary School
(0.22 miles)
Number of pupils: 687
Age Range: 3 - 11
St George and St Teresa Catholic Primary School
(0.48 miles)
Number of pupils: 210
Age Range: 3 - 11
(0.84 miles)
Number of pupils: 1813
Age Range: 11 - 18
Bentley Heath Church of England Primary School
(0.93 miles)
Requires Improvement
Number of pupils: 420
Age Range: 3 - 11
Knowle Church of England Primary Academy
(1.42 miles)
Number of pupils: 501
Age Range: 3 - 11
Hockley Heath Academy
(1.88 miles)
Number of pupils: 224
Age Range: 3 - 11
Monkspath Junior and Infant School
(1.93 miles)
Number of pupils: 657
Age Range: 2 - 11
Springfield House Community Special School
(2.08 miles)
Number of pupils: 87
Age Range: 4 - 11
Lady Katherine Leveson Church of England Primary School
(2.35 miles)
Number of pupils: 136
Age Range: 2 - 11
St Alphege Church of England Junior School
(2.5 miles)
Number of pupils: 275
Age Range: 7 - 11

Property Calculators


Estimated Monthly Mortgage Payment:
£6,314 /mo.25 Years, 5% Interest
Total Repay

Stamp Duty

You’ll have to pay the stamp duty of:
0% up to £250,000
5% between £250,000 and £925,000
10% between £925,000 and £1,500,000
Your effective stamp duty rate is 5.10%
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