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5 bed barn conversion for sale

£1,250,000

Knowles Barn, London Road, Colchester, Essex CO6

5 5 3
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Property features

  • A great location for commuting being only 3.5 miles from Colchester station (London 48 mins.)
  • A modern 5 bedroom family home which still retains many of it’s traditional features.
  • A delightful self-contained studio flat above the triple cart lodge
  • Knowles Barn stands in about 3 acres.
  • Local amenities include a post office, garage, wine centre, pubs and a primary school.
  • Oil fired aga.
  • Colchester schools regularly top the Ofsted league tables
  • Under floor heating throughout, including the cartlodge.
  • Grade II Listed Building

Property description



Knowles Barn, originally thought to have been built around 1650, was converted in 2006 to provide a modern 5 bedroom family home which still retains many of it’s traditional features. It stands in about 3 acres.

Outside

The barn is approached down a 200 metre long private drive, with trees on either side, and stands in about 3 acres of garden. There is a spacious parking area to the front of the property.

There is a detached triple cart lodge with a studio flat above, a separate workshop and a kennel attached to the rear.

There are various storage sheds, a green house, a kitchen garden with raised beds including a mature asparagus bed.

Details

Please see the many photographs that accompany this listing and the indicative floor plan for further detail. The best way to appreciate this property is to arrange a viewing appointment which you can do seven days a week by calling the number above or clicking on the contact link provided.

Please quote property reference number:00007694

Basement

Media Room 4.8m x 4.4m (15'9 x 14'6)

Ground Floor

Sitting Room 6.7m x 5.9m max (22'1 x 19'2 max)

Drawing/Dining Room 10.6m x 5.8m (34'11 x 18'11)

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 6.4m x 5.7m (20'11x 18'9)

Utility 3.5m x 2.9m (11'6 x 9'5)

Bedroom 2 4.3m x 3.6m (14'0 x 11'9)

Bedroom 3 4.2m x 3.0m (13'9 x 9'11)

First Floor - Above Sitting Room

Bedroom 4 3.9m x 3.5m max (12'10 x 11'4 max)

Bedroom 5 3.6m x 3.5m max (11'9 x 11'6 max)

First floor above Kitchen/Breakfast Room

Bedroom 1 6.4m x 3.3m (20'11 x 10'10)

The Cart Lodge - above carport

Studio 3.7m x 3.4m (12'0 x 11'3)

3.7m x 3.4m (12'0 x 11'3)

Carport 7.2m x 5.0m (23'6 x 16'6)

Workshop 3.9m x 2.2m (12'11 x 7'1)

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £365,315 Sales 383 Current average value £420,052 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £22,117 ▲ 5.56%

Property value data/graphs for CO6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £544,002 £329 3.9 £471,140
Semi-detached £313,830 £303 3.1 £304,021
Terraced £289,091 £333 2.7 £268,326
Flats £169,956 £261 1.8 £167,644

Current asking prices in CO6

Average: £441,843
Avg. current asking prices in CO6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £157,500
(2)
£288,246
(24)
£395,154
(39)
£491,092
(43)
£783,750
(12)
Flats £136,475
(2)
£228,332
(3)
£337,498
(2)
- -
All £146,988
(4)
£281,589
(27)
£392,341
(41)
£491,092
(43)
£783,750
(12)

Current asking rents in CO6

Average: £1,229 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £813 pcm
(4)
£1,236 pcm
(5)
£1,510 pcm
(5)
£2,999 pcm
(1)
Flats £498 pcm
(1)
£750 pcm
(1)
£849 pcm
(1)
- -
All £498 pcm
(1)
£800 pcm
(5)
£1,171 pcm
(6)
£1,510 pcm
(5)
£2,999 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for CO6

Highest value in CO6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Colne Engaine £1,055,576
London Road £916,542
Scotland Street £885,264
Boxted Church Road £856,512
Court Street £820,303
Highest turnover in CO6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Station Road 85.7%
Tillwicks Close 64.3%
Jubilee Meadow 63.6%
Lakes Meadow 50.0%
The Castings 50.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Colchester (3.3 miles)
  • Bures (4.2 miles)
  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (4.2 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (26.5 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (26.7 miles)
  • London City Airport (45.7 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (11.9 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (11.9 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (17.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • The Bishop William Ward Church of England Primary School (1.3 miles)
  • Littlegarth School (1.7 miles)
  • Heathlands Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, West Bergholt (1.8 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (3.6 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (3.9 miles)
  • The Yellow House School (11.3 miles)
  • The Gilberd School (3.2 miles)
  • Holmwood House School (3.3 miles)
  • Lexden Springs School (3.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£4,513 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 125,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £3,990 /mo Find available rates

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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 £100,000 Average insurance cost £36/mo (£432/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 £63 Electricity £69 Estimated energy cost £132/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: 25700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Colchester

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £299 /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 £25 Sewerage £31 Estimated water cost £56 /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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