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4 bed semi-detached house for sale


Orchard Close, Great Oakley, Harwich CO12

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Property description

An attractive spacious extended semi-detached house located in a popular village. Benefiting from conservatory, double glazing, oil heating, and rural views to rear. EPC - D.

** Four Bedrooms ** Lounge ** Dining Area ** Kitchen ** Bathroom ** OiI Heating ** Double Glazing ** Off Road Parking ** Garden ** EPC - D.

Double glazed entrance door to:

Entrance Hall: Part wood panelling to walls, radiator, fitted cupboard, coved ceiling. Stairs to first floor with under stairs storage. Doors to:

Lounge: 18'2 (into bay) x 12'7 > 7'7 (5.54m (into bay) x 3.84m > 2.31m): Double glazed bay window to front aspect. Fireplace, TV point, radiator, coved ceiling. Opening to:

Dining Area: 7'6 x 7'4 (2.29m x 2.24m): Double glazed French doors to conservatory. Radiator.

Conservatory: 23'10 x 12'9 > 8' (7.26m x 3.89m > 2.44m): Part brick double glazed construction with double glazed French doors overlooking and leading to rear garden. Wood laminate floor.

Kitchen: 12' x 10'9 (3.66m x 3.28m): The kitchen has been fitted with a range of matching wall and base units comprising of:- stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap over, five ring electric hob, two built in electric ovens with stainless steel extractor chimney over, integrated fridge and freezer, plumbing and space for dishwasher. Door to:

Storage Room: 9'4 x 8' (2.84m x 2.44m)

Utility Room: 8'3 x 7'7 > 4'6 (2.51m x 2.31m > 1.37m): Double glazed window to side aspect. Work top. Plumbing and space for washing machine, ceramic tiled floor. Door to:

Cloakroom: Double glazed obscured window to rear aspect.White suite comprising of:- wall mounted wash hand basin and low level WC. Radiator, complimentary tiling to walls, ceramic tiled floor.

First Floor Accommodation:

Access to loft. Linen cupboard, airing cupboard, coved ceiling. Doors to:

Bedroom 1: 13'1 x 7'9 (3.99m x 2.36m): Double glazed window to front aspect. Range of fitted wardrobes. Radiator, coved ceiling.

Bedroom 2: 10'6 x 9'8 (3.2m x 2.95m): Double glazed window to rear overlooking farm fields. Wood panelling to walls, wood laminate flooring, radiator.

Bedroom 3: 12' > 8' x 8'3 (3.66m> 2.44m x 2.51m): Double glazed window to front aspect. Wood panelling to walls. Wood laminate flooring.

Bedroom 4: 9 x 8'1 (9x 2.46m): Double glazed window to front aspect. Built in cupboard, wood laminate flooring, radiator.

Split Level Bathroom: Three double glazed windows to rear aspect. White suite comprising of:- large panelled bath, large shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, complimentary tiling to walls, ceramic tiled floor, chrome style heated towel rail, three radiators.


To the front of the property there is a gravel driveway with parking for several vehicles. The garage which has a 7' (2.13m) up and over door, has been converted to include storage room. The oil boiler is located in this room.

To the rear of the property the garden is mainly laid to lawn and benefits from a patio area and is enclosed by wood panelled fencing. Garden shed to remain, oil tank, outside tap. There is also gated side access leading to the front of the property.

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Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £181,747 Sales 352 Current average value £205,614 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £11,996 ▲ 6.20%

Property value data/graphs for CO12

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £285,407 £223 3.5 £250,324
Semi-detached £196,935 £201 3.1 £176,387
Terraced £156,539 £178 2.9 £143,895
Flats £125,486 £152 1.8 £104,083

Current asking prices in CO12

Average: £239,340
Avg. current asking prices in CO12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £98,333
Flats £97,167
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All £97,556

Current asking rents in CO12

Average: £626 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £514 pcm
£634 pcm
£738 pcm
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Flats £465 pcm
£622 pcm
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All £479 pcm
£627 pcm
£738 pcm
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Fun facts for CO12

Highest value in CO12
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Colchester Road £465,720
Beaumont Road £417,972
Wrabness Road £408,526
St. Michaels Road £393,219
Aspen Way £371,220
Highest turnover in CO12
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Alexandra Street 52.6%
Pepys Street 47.6%
Williamsburg Avenue 46.4%
Park Terrace 45.5%
Beach Road 42.9%

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Nearby transport

  • Wrabness (2.7 miles)
  • Thorpe-le-Soken (3.9 miles)
  • Harwich International (4.3 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (31.0 miles)
  • Manston Airport (39.3 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (40.6 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (4.3 miles)
  • Harwich Harbour Ferry Landing (5.3 miles)
  • Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing (5.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • All Saints Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Great Oakley (0.1 miles)
  • Wix and Wrabness Primary School (2.1 miles)
  • Two Village Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (2.3 miles)
  • Belstead House Adult Education Centre (9.9 miles)
  • Suffolk One (10.4 miles)
  • Suffolk New College (10.6 miles)
  • Harwich and Dovercourt High School (3.8 miles)
  • Tendring Technology College (5.0 miles)
  • Royal Hospital School (5.1 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,022 Monthly total
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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £20/mo (£235/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £47 Electricity £54 Estimated energy cost £101/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

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: 18200 kWh/year
Electricity: 4700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

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Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £131 /mo
when paid over 10 months
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Water Supply £23 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £52 /mo
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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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