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1 bed flat for sale

£225,000 Guide price

High Street, Wivenhoe, Colchester CO7

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Property features

  • Luxury Penthouse Appartment
  • Stunning Bathroom Suite
  • Open Plan Lounge/Diner
  • Fitted Contemporary Style Kitchen
  • Master Bedroom Suite With Balcony
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Panoramic Views
  • Private Gated Parking
  • No-Ongoing Chain
  • Walk To Train Station

Property description

Set within this landmark building 'Westcott House' is this stunning and contemporary converted Top Floor Penthouse apartment. This delightful home is the duel in the crown and exclusive to a collection of just five luxury apartments and is within close proximity to Wivenhoe train station which is on the mainline to London's Liverpool Street, local High street shops and amenities and of course the fabulous waterfront. There is no-ongoing chain and would certainly appeal to an owner occupier or investor with an estimated rent being in the region of £950pcm giving an annual yield of over 5.2%.

Communal Entrance Hall

Stairs to first floor

Personal Entrance Hall

Oak flooring, entry phone system, built in cupboard housing gas boiler.

Luxury Bathroom Suite (3.81m x 2.24m (12'6 x 7'4))

A stunning suite comprising of tub style bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, low level WC, wash hand basin with cupboards under, feature radiator and tiled flooring with part tiling to walls,
velux double glazed window to ceiling.

Open Plan Lounge/Diner (4.78m x 3.81m (15'8 x 12'6))

Oak flooring, radiator, built in cupboards into eaves providing storage, feature inset living flame gas fire, velux double glazed window to front.

Kitchen (3.15m x 2.82m (10'4 x 9'3))

A contemporary fitted kitchen comprising of stainless steel one an a half bowl sink unit with cupboards under with matching base and eye level cupboards, granite worktops, built in 'Smeg' dishwasher,
integrated washing machine, fridge, 'Neff' oven and microwave oven, ceramic hob with chimney style extractor fan, velux window to side and oak flooring.

Master Bedroom Suite (6.96m x 3.94m (slight intrusion to ceiling height))

Oak flooring, velux windows to front aspect, double glazed opening velux into balcony to the rear affording panoramic views over Wivenhoe, radiator, exposed red brick chimney breast.

Outside

Access to the rear via wrought iron electric gates where there is an allocated parking space.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £301,239 Sales 520 Current average value £334,862 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £18,949 ▲ 6.00%

Property value data/graphs for CO7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £441,971 £301 3.7 £400,261
Semi-detached £259,837 £279 3.0 £232,932
Terraced £240,137 £285 2.6 £223,530
Flats £196,504 £319 2.0 £181,221

Current asking prices in CO7

Average: £381,858
Avg. current asking prices in CO7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £197,599
(5)
£195,237
(23)
£290,667
(50)
£473,899
(41)
£703,056
(18)
Flats £164,373
(8)
£225,624
(8)
- - -
All £177,152
(13)
£203,079
(31)
£290,667
(50)
£473,899
(41)
£703,056
(18)

Current asking rents in CO7

Average: £1,209 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £627 pcm
(3)
£674 pcm
(2)
£886 pcm
(2)
£1,612 pcm
(9)
£1,904 pcm
(4)
Flats £547 pcm
(7)
£722 pcm
(2)
- - -
All £571 pcm
(10)
£698 pcm
(4)
£886 pcm
(2)
£1,612 pcm
(9)
£1,904 pcm
(4)

Fun facts for CO7

Highest value in CO7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Coles Oak Lane £1,198,518
Lower Street £1,077,616
Hadleigh Road £1,014,707
Hop Meadow £871,433
Long Road East £868,508
Highest turnover in CO7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Heckfords Road 50.0%
Beaumont Avenue 50.0%
Deal Way 43.8%
Spring Chase 43.8%
Meadow Close 42.9%

What Zoopla users think of Wivenhoe

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 84% (15 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Wivenhoe (0.2 miles)
  • Alresford (Essex) (1.6 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (2.3 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (22.9 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (31.0 miles)
  • Manston Airport (39.4 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (4.6 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (4.7 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (14.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Millfields Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Broomgrove Junior School (0.7 miles)
  • Broomgrove Infant School (0.7 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (3.6 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (3.8 miles)
  • Tendring Enterprise Studio School (8.3 miles)
  • Market Field School (2.1 miles)
  • WoodGrove (2.5 miles)
  • The Thomas Lord Audley School (2.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£924 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £718 /mo Find available rates

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Energy Gas £20 Electricity £27 Estimated energy cost £47/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: 6100 kWh/year
Electricity: 2000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Colchester

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

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £10 Sewerage £16 Estimated water cost £26 /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.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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