Penthouse for sale with rooftop garden - but spot the unusual feature

Norfolk and Norwich hospital

A penthouse is for sale in the former Norfolk & Norwich Hospital - Credit: Pymm & Co

The owners selling a penthouse apartment in the former Norfolk and Norwich Hospital have come up with a novel way round getting grass to grow.

Norfolk and Norwich Hospital

A penthouse is for sale - Credit: Pymm & Co

The outside space on a balcony with panoramic city views has been given a quick and easy solution to the lack of a lawn.

The terrace has been decked out with lush green artificial grass - which never needs mowing or rolling to get that all important stripe.

Norfolk and Norwich hospital

The artificial grass on the rooftop terrace, - Credit: Pymm & Co

Situated in the former hospital building, the Pavilion, in St Stephen's Road, the penthouse, for sale for £375,000-£400,000 comes with lift access and includes a secure underground parking space for one car.

Inside, there is an entrance hall, an open plan lounge/diner with a high ceiling and a kitchen with a door onto the roof garden. There are two double bedrooms, an en-suite to the master and a bathroom.