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2 bed flat for sale

£225,000

Maria Court, Southcote Road, Reading RG30

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Property features

  • Two bedrooms
  • Dual aspect sitting room
  • Bathroom with separate WC
  • Allocated parking; EPC rating: D
  • Well-kept communal gardens
  • Opportunity to upgrade and improve

Property description

A second floor apartment in this popular development located in a tree-lined road, a short walk from Reading West station and the town centre. The apartment requires upgrading and renovation and will be a great opportunity for a purchaser to complete in their own style and design. The development is set within lawned communal gardens and is within easy access to local bus routes and has the benefit of allocated parking.

Sitting Room 5.61m (18'5) x 3.53m (11'7)

Kitchen 3.53m (11'7) x 2.64m (8'8)

Bedroom One 4.78m (15'8) x 2.74m (9')

Bedroom Two 3.51m (11'6) x 2.77m (9'1)

Communal Gardens
The gardens are well-maintained and are a feature of the development.
General Note
Local Authority: Reading Borough Council
Council Tax Band: C

Current maintenance charge: £1140.00 per annum
Remaining lease length: Tbc
Ground rent: N/A

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

Floorplan 1 View original

Market activity
Average price paid £299,413 Sales 515 Current average value £303,092 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,945 ▲ 2.34%

Property value data/graphs for RG30

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £541,042 £347 3.7 £572,810
Semi-detached £342,364 £340 3.2 £343,523
Terraced £271,019 £328 2.8 £284,764
Flats £223,556 £355 1.8 £211,529

Current asking prices in RG30

Average: £309,811
Avg. current asking prices in RG30
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £155,633
(3)
£270,832
(17)
£319,186
(91)
£487,332
(19)
£674,967
(3)
Flats £194,595
(10)
£229,714
(44)
- - -
All £185,604
(13)
£241,173
(61)
£319,186
(91)
£487,332
(19)
£674,967
(3)

Current asking rents in RG30

Average: £776 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG30
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £584 pcm
(81)
£937 pcm
(15)
£1,207 pcm
(20)
£1,642 pcm
(6)
-
Flats £656 pcm
(111)
£968 pcm
(37)
£1,250 pcm
(2)
- -
All £626 pcm
(192)
£959 pcm
(52)
£1,211 pcm
(22)
£1,642 pcm
(6)
-

Fun facts for RG30

Highest value in RG30
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Burghfield Bridge £867,038
The Hatch £819,438
Dewe Lane £746,485
Theale Road £666,279
New Lane Hill £658,498
Highest turnover in RG30
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Holkam Close 52.6%
Rylstone Road 41.7%
Mundy Close 40.0%
Aston Court 40.0%
Baron Court 37.5%

What Zoopla users think of Reading

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  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 81% (296 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Reading West (0.4 miles)
  • Reading (1.1 miles)
  • Tilehurst (2.1 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (23.1 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (38.0 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (39.8 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (23.6 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (23.7 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (27.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Edward's Prep (0.1 miles)
  • Battle Primary Academy (0.3 miles)
  • All Saints Church of England Aided Infant School (0.3 miles)
  • TLG Reading (2.2 miles)
  • UTC Reading (2.3 miles)
  • Bradfield College (5.9 miles)
  • The WREN School (0.3 miles)
  • Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School (0.6 miles)
  • Prospect School (1.0 mile)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Haslams Estate Agents, RG1 on 0118 443 9276 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£943 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.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £18/mo (£215/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

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 £27 Electricity £30 Estimated energy cost £57/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: 8200 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Reading

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £124 /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 £13 Sewerage £13 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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