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3 bed end terrace house for sale

£225,000

Magdalen Street, Colchester CO1

3 2 5
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Property description

A rare opportunity to acquire this unique landmark 1450's Medieval style house which is packed full of character such as exposed wooden beams, period fireplaces and a charming courtyard garden. There's substantial accommodation throughout providing flexible accommodation with three bedrooms, three receptions to the main house and a separate studio/annex to the rear. Viewing is a must to fully appreciate this quirky property. The property is situated within easy reach of Colchester town centre with it's eclectic mix of local shops, bars, restaurants and various other essential amenities. Transport facilities are also close to hand including Colchester Town train station and Osborne Street bus station.

Landmark 1450's Medieval Style House
Three/four bedrooms
Character Features
Exposed Wooden Beams
Feature Fireplaces
Four/Five Reception Rooms
Studio/Annex
Three Shower Rooms
Driveway for Parking
Close to Town Centre


Entrance x . The property is entered via the side door with glazed insets leading to:

Hall x . Exposed wooden beams. Stairs to the first floor. Part glazed multi paned door leading to:

Lounge15'5" x 12'5" (4.7m x 3.78m). Door to the front. Window facing the front and two leaded windows facing the side. Chimney breast with period style feature fireplace. Radiator. Exposed wooden beams to the walls and ceiling. Tiled floor. Part glazed door leading to:

Living Room15'5" x 16'1" (4.7m x 4.9m). Two leaded windows facing the side. Chimney breast with period style feature fireplace. Exposed wooden beams to the walls and ceiling. Tiled floor. Doors leading to;

WC x . Two obscure glazed windows facing the rear. Low flush WC. Sink unit. Exposed wooden beams to the walls.

Dining Room11'7" x 15'10" (3.53m x 4.83m). Leaded window facing the side. Chimney breast with period style feature fireplace. Exposed wooden beams to the walls and ceiling. Tiled floor. Part glazed multi paned door leading to:

Lobby x . Part glazed side door (proving further external access). Exposed wooden beams to the walls. Tiled floor. Doors leading to;

Cloakroom x . Window facing the side. Low flush WC. Sink unit. Exposed wooden beams to the walls. Tiled floor.

Kitchen Breakfast11'7" x 18'2" (3.53m x 5.54m). Part obscure glazed multi paned window facing the rear. Multi paned window facing the side. One and a half bowl single drainer sink with mixer tap. Range of kitchen cupboards and drawers. Exposed wooden beams to the walls. Tiled floor. Door leading to:

Lobby Area x . Door with obscure glazed insets to the side leading to the courtyard. Exposed wooden beams to the walls. Tiled floor. Door leading to:

Shower7'4" x 3'6" (2.24m x 1.07m). Part obscure glazed multi paned widows facing the rear and side. Shower cubicle with electric shower. Corner sink. Low flush WC. Exposed wooden beams to the walls. Tiled floor.

Landing x . Exposed wooden beams to the walls. Doors leading to;

Bedroom One15'5" x 10'8" (4.7m x 3.25m). Multi paned sash window facing the front. Radiator. Exposed wooden beams to the walls and ceiling. Door leading to:

Kitchen7'1" x 6'6" (2.16m x 1.98m). Obscure glazed window facing the side. One and a half bowl single drainer sink with mixer tap. Drawers and cupboard.

Bedroom Two15'5" x 13' (4.7m x 3.96m). Leaded double glazed double doors facing the side leading to the spiral staircase (providing independent external access). Chimney breast with period style feature fireplace. Radiator. Exposed wooden beams to the walls and ceiling. Door leading to:

Bedroom Three13' x 19'3" (3.96m x 5.87m). Single glazed window facing the rear and side.

En-suite Shower7'11" x 3'1" (2.41m x 0.94m). Obscure glazed window facing the rear. Shower cubicle with electric shower. Sink unit. Low flush WC. Exposed wooden beams to the walls.

Studio/Annex x . To the rear of the property there is a separate studio/annex which has the potential for a variety of uses.

Entrance x . Part glazed door leading to:

Reception Room14'3" x 8'10" (4.34m x 2.7m). Widows facing the front. Tiled floor. Leaded double doors leading to:

Studio/Lounge23'8" x 18' (7.21m x 5.49m). Windows to the rear aspect overlooking Colchester town centre. Feature fireplace. Ornate wall decoration. Spotlights.

Kitchen Diner9'1" x 17'3" (2.77m x 5.26m). Window facing the side. Single bowl single drainer sink with mixer tap. Cupboards under. Brick built chimney breast incorporating feature fireplace. Door leading to:

Lobby x . Obscure glazed window facing the side. Door leading to:

Shower Room9'1" x 8'5" (2.77m x 2.57m). Obscure glazed window facing the side. Shower cubicle with electric shower. Sink unit with mixer tap. Low flush WC. Exposed wooden beams to the walls.

Courtyard Garden x . To the rear of the house is the courtyard garden which is mainly brick paved with raised flower beds.

Parking x . There is a driveway to the front of the property providing off road parking for one vehicle.

N.B. X . Please note this property is not a listed building.


Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £189,961 Sales 353 Current average value £216,746 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £13,787 ▲ 6.79%

Property value data/graphs for CO1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £328,154 £259 3.4 £301,557
Semi-detached £246,430 £264 2.9 £247,226
Terraced £212,803 £274 2.6 £190,186
Flats £170,468 £270 1.8 £142,728

Current asking prices in CO1

Average: £249,807
Avg. current asking prices in CO1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £89,000
(1)
£207,791
(12)
£287,812
(16)
£439,248
(8)
£495,500
(1)
Flats £130,745
(11)
£211,313
(29)
£257,500
(4)
- -
All £127,266
(12)
£210,282
(41)
£281,750
(20)
£439,248
(8)
£495,500
(1)

Current asking rents in CO1

Average: £826 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £550 pcm
(1)
£798 pcm
(17)
£968 pcm
(7)
£1,206 pcm
(8)
£520 pcm
(1)
Flats £583 pcm
(13)
£776 pcm
(21)
£930 pcm
(3)
- -
All £580 pcm
(14)
£786 pcm
(38)
£956 pcm
(10)
£1,206 pcm
(8)
£520 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for CO1

Highest value in CO1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
High Street £535,565
Riverside Place £429,831
Pavilion View £356,681
Rouse Way £349,517
Castle Road £344,614
Highest turnover in CO1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Riverside Place 58.3%
Harold Collins Place 57.1%
Orchard Road 53.8%
Philbrick Close 42.9%
Castle Road 42.6%

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Nearby transport

  • Colchester Town (0.1 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (0.9 miles)
  • Colchester (1.2 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (23.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (28.7 miles)
  • Manston Airport (42.1 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (7.5 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (7.5 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (15.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Thomas More's Catholic Primary School, Colchester (0.2 miles)
  • St John's Green Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • St George's New Town Junior School (0.4 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (0.6 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (0.9 miles)
  • Tendring Enterprise Studio School (11.2 miles)
  • WoodGrove (0.5 miles)
  • Colchester High School (0.6 miles)
  • Colchester Royal Grammar School (0.9 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£994 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £718 /mo Find available rates

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £16/mo (£191/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Energy Gas £38 Electricity £45 Estimated energy cost £83/mo In partnership with uSwitch
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The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 13000 kWh/year
Electricity: 3800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Colchester

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £133 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

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Water Supply £19 Sewerage £25 Estimated water cost £44 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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