1 bed flat for sale

£55,000

Chippenham Court, Monmouth NP25

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Property info

Property features

  • One Bedroom 2nd Floor Leasehold Retirement Apartme
  • Warden Controlled Development for the Over 60's
  • Situated in the Centre of Monmouth Town
  • Easy Access to Local Amenities
  • Attractive Communal Gardens & Communal Off Road Pa

Property description

One bedroom second floor leasehold retirement apartment Situated on a Warden Controlled Development for the Over 60's in the centre of Monmouth Town Centre. Benefits include no onward chain, close access to local amenities, Upvc Double Glazing, Gas Fired Central Heating, attractive communal gardens & communal off road parking for 1 vehicle.

Monmouth is in the heart of the Wye Valley, and, as a designated area of outstanding beauty, is surrounded by magnificent countryside. As a border town, this is where Wales really begins from the viewpoint on the Kymin, a National Trust property overlooking the town, the hills around Abergavenny, Hay Bluff, and the Brecon Beacons far distant, make a superb vista.
Some of the population of just over 10, 000 work locally, particularly in the many schools, but a large percentage commute to Bristol, Cardiff and Hereford.

There is excellent motorway access to the Midlands, the north, South Wales, and to the Severn Bridge and London. For the Tourist, Stratford upon Avon, the Forest of Dean, Tintern Abbey and the Wye Valley, the Brecon beacons National Park and West Wales are all within easy reach.

Chippenham Court is a development of 29 properties arranged over three floors served by a lift for residents over 60 years old.

The accommodation comprises communal entrance/reception, entrance hallway, lounge, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom.

All in all, an internal viewing is highly recommended by the selling agents to appreciate what is on offer, the accommodation comprises as follows:

Communal entrance/reception


Lift leads to the first first floor and in turn to the second floor. Door to:

Entrance hallway


Single radiator, airing cupboard with radiator and slatted shelving, access to roof space. Door to:
Lounge 16'04 x 10'05 (4.98m x 3.18m)
Television point, telephone point, single radiator, built in storage cupboard, rear aspect upvc double glazed window, fully glazed french doors opening to security railing overlooking the parking area. Door to:
Kitchen 8'04 x 6'08 (2.54m x 2.03m)
Stainless steel single drainer sink unit with cupboards under, base and wall mounted units, gas fired central heating and domestic hot water boiler, rear aspect upvc double glazed window.
Bedroom 13'09 x 8'08 (4.19m x 2.64m)
Single radiator, television point, rear aspect upvc double glazed window.

Bathroom


Coloured suite comprising low level bath with electric shower over and tiled surround, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.C., single radiator, medicine cabinet, extractor fan.

Outside


Attractive communal gardens which border onto Chippenham Fields can be enjoyed by all residents. There is also communal off road parking.

Agents note


The visiting house manager can be contacted from various points within the apartment in the case of an emergency via it's pull cord system. When the house manager is not available there is a 24 hour emergency Careline response system in place.

Additional information


There is a guest suite available. The development is managed by Peveral Management. The house manager is on site monday, wednesday & friday 10am-4pm.

Services


Mains water, electricity, gas and drainage.

Water rates


To be advised.

Local authority


Council Tax Band: A
Forest of Dean District Council, Council Offices, High Street, Coleford, Glos. GL16 8HG. Tel:

Service charge


£1921.41 for the year April 2011- March 2012.

Ground rent


To be advised.

Directions


The property is situated off Monnow Street, by the Chippenham Fields. Drive through the centre of Monmouth town turning left at the mini roundabout towards Waitrose. Continue along to the end of the road where Chippenham Court can be found.

Property surveys


Qualified Chartered Surveyors (with over 20 years experience) available to undertake surveys (to include Mortgage Surveys/RICS Housebuyers Reports/Full Structural Surveys).

Mailing Small

One Bedroom Retirement Apartment
Warden Controlled
Communal Gardens
No Onward Chain
EPC Energy Rating - C

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NP25 Zed-Index
£280,106 £362,075 £199,847 £181,888 £132,143

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Value change
£4,476 (1.62%) £8,575 (3.16%) £15,607 (5.90%) £20,259 (7.80%) £24,797 (9.71%) £17,468 (6.65%) £21,487 (8.31%)
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Avg. price paid: £250,062
No. of property sales: 200
Avg. price paid: £237,703
No. of property sales: 598
Avg. price paid: £238,288
No. of property sales: 975
Avg. price paid: £237,556
No. of property sales: 1,261
Avg. price paid: £171,418
No. of property sales: 4,736

Avg. asking price in NP25: £343,696
No. of properties for sale in NP25: 302
Avg. asking rent in NP25: £772 pcm
No. of properties to rent in NP25: 67

Property value data/graphs for NP25

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £362,075 £237 3.9 £314,830
Semi-detached £199,847 £219 3.0 £194,817
Terraced £181,888 £200 2.9 £171,140
Flats £132,143 £231 1.8 £132,645

Current asking prices in NP25

Avg. current asking prices in NP25
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £89,154
(12)
£191,150
(28)
£268,734
(94)
£408,359
(82)
£669,728
(30)
Flats £92,250
(15)
£177,331
(13)
- - -
All £90,874
(27)
£186,768
(41)
£268,734
(94)
£408,359
(82)
£669,728
(30)

Current asking rents in NP25

Avg. current asking prices in NP25
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £642 pcm
(14)
£723 pcm
(16)
£1,038 pcm
(7)
£1,748 pcm
(2)
Flats £465 pcm
(8)
£658 pcm
(11)
- - -
All £465 pcm
(8)
£649 pcm
(25)
£723 pcm
(16)
£1,038 pcm
(7)
£1,748 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for NP25

Highest value in NP25
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Cleddon £848,316
£700,601
Leasbrook Lane £677,010
Llangovan £662,417
£602,554
Highest turnover in NP25
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Jordan Close 53.3%
Justins Hill 44.4%
Trafalgar Close 40.0%
Hamilton Way 39.4%
Cornpoppy Avenue 38.7%

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Nearby transport

  • Lydney (10.3 miles)
  • Chepstow (11.9 miles)
  • Abergavenny (12.6 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (29.6 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (39.3 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (60.6 miles)
  • Lydney Harbour (11.3 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (11.6 miles)
  • Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal (20.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Overmonnow C.P. School (0.5 miles)
  • The Grange, Monmouth Preparatory School (0.5 miles)
  • Osbaston CIW School (0.5 miles)
  • Monmouth Comprehensive School (0.4 miles)
  • Talocher Farm (1.7 miles)
  • Lakers School (4.6 miles)
  • Monmouth School (0.1 miles)
  • Haberdashers' Monmouth School For Girls (0.6 miles)
  • Heart of the Forest Community Special School (7.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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  • Pitt-lewis Tim in Architect
    01600 715817
    19 Elstob Way, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5ET
    0.21 miles from this property
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    01600 715817
    19 Elstob Way, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5ET
    0.24 miles from this property
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    01600 712699
    14 Clawdd Du, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5BG
    0.25 miles from this property
  • P J Parkinson in Builder
    01600 712585
    59 Wonastow Road, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5DG
    0.26 miles from this property
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    01600 772016
    1 Bridge House Monnow Bridge, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5ER
    0.42 miles from this property
  • Downie Drywall Systems Ltd in Plasterers
    01600 719365
    Unit 5 Singleton Court, Wonastow Road Industrial Estate West, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5JA
    0.45 miles from this property
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    01600 715655
    119-121 Monnow Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3EG
    0.47 miles from this property
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    01600 715655
    119 Monnow Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3EG
    0.51 miles from this property
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    01600 714072
    16 Gibraltar Drive, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5FE
    0.57 miles from this property
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    01600 712052
    11 Gibraltar Drive, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5FE
    0.57 miles from this property
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    01600 713431
    4 Nailors Lane, Monnow Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3EH
    0.64 miles from this property
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    01600 714483
    Portfield Farm, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 4DQ
    0.64 miles from this property
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    01600 714400
    1 St John Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3EA
    0.66 miles from this property
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    01600 716418
    9 Agincourt Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3DZ
    0.68 miles from this property
  • J C Carpets & Beds of Monmouth in Carpet Fitter
    01600 714400
    1 St John Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3EA
    0.70 miles from this property
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    01600 712737
    Southfield, Rockfield Road, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5BA
    0.70 miles from this property
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    01600 716418
    9 Agincourt Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3DZ
    0.73 miles from this property
  • Edwards of Monmouth in Furniture Stores
    01600 712132
    1 St Mary Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3DB
    0.76 miles from this property
  • Richard J Liddell & Associates Ltd in Architect
    01600 715104
    24 Church Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3BU
    0.76 miles from this property
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    01600 712980
    3 Priory Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3BR
    0.76 miles from this property
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    01600 775600
    6 Lilac Drive, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5DY
    0.81 miles from this property
  • Graham's Electrical in Electrician
    01600 712980
    3 Priory Street, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3BR
    0.81 miles from this property
  • Robert Daw in Architect
    01600 716588
    21 Shelley Crescent, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5AZ
    0.83 miles from this property
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    01600 716588
    21 Shelley Crescent, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5AZ
    0.83 miles from this property
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    01600 715798
    15 Willow Drive, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5DW
    0.85 miles from this property
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    01600 715798
    15 Willow Drive, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5DW
    0.87 miles from this property
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    01600 715220
    1 Rushey Meadow, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 5BT
    0.89 miles from this property
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    01600 713036
    Unit 2 Mayhill Industrial Estate, Mayhill, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3LX
    0.89 miles from this property
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    01600 713576
    Mayhill Industrial Estate, Mayhill, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3LX
    0.89 miles from this property
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    01600 711710
    Unit 42 Mayhill Industrial Estate, Mayhill, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 3LX
    0.89 miles from this property

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