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2 bed terraced house for sale

£225,000

Richard Street, Rochester ME1

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Property description

Ideal for a First Time Buyer, this two bedroomed terraced home has been greatly improved by the current owner and offers someone the opportunity to move their furniture in and enjoy living here straightaway. The house has two reception rooms - both with a cast iron fireplaces, a modern fitted kitchen with hob and oven, breakfast room extension, a cellar room ideal for an office or playroom and a separate upstairs bathroom. The house has full gas central heating, double glazing installed within the last two years and an attractive west facing landscaped garden with recently fitted boundary fencing. Located in a popular residential cul-de-sac within a few hundred yards of local shops on Delce Road, Rochester Health Centre and local schools, and a half mile of Rochester High Street with its independent shops, cafes, restaurants and the mainline station with hi-speed services to London. We highly recommend your internal viewing to fully appreciate this home.
Entrance door to
entrance hall: Plaster cornice, welcome arch, doors to reception rooms and cellar

dining room: 11’ x 9’ into alcove, double glazed window to front, cast iron fireplace with ceramic tiled inlay, stripped floorboards, radiator, coved ceiling, door to inner hall, stairs to first floor, door to

sitting room: 11’6 into alcove x 10’11 double glazed window to rear, cast iron fireplace, radiator, coved ceiling, arch to

kitchen: 10’ x 7’ double glazed window to side, fitted range of wall and base cupboards, fitted worktops with inset single drainer sink unit, fitted gas hob and electric oven, plumbed for washing machine and dishwasher, combination gas boiler for central heating and hot water, tiled floor, arch to

breakfast room: 8’7 x 6’4 radiator, double glazed French doors to rear, double glazed door to side

cellar room: 11’5 x 11’ double glazed window to front, wood laminate flooring, radiator, set out as a useable room with drylined walls, plaster finish ceiling

first floor landing: Access to insulated and boarded attic with light

bedroom one: 12’1 x 11’1 double glazed windows to front, radiator, coved ceiling

bedroom two: 11’ x 9’7 into alcoves, double glazed window to rear, cast iron fireplace, overstairs cupboard, radiator

bathroom: Double glazed window to rear, panelled bath with shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.C, radiator, tiled walls

exterior: Rear garden: Paved side and rear terrace, low brick walls, shingle garden with wooden sleepers, wooden shed, recently fenced boundaries and gate to rear

lean-to store room: 9’2 x 4’4 window to side, double doors to garden, water tap

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £255,839 Sales 385 Current average value £268,600 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £15,495 ▲ 6.12%

Property value data/graphs for ME1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £462,557 £298 3.8 £417,227
Semi-detached £290,242 £274 3.2 £287,662
Terraced £235,383 £264 2.9 £234,966
Flats £186,888 £281 1.8 £165,630

Current asking prices in ME1

Average: £300,509
Avg. current asking prices in ME1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £80,000
(1)
£194,654
(26)
£283,135
(51)
£376,340
(25)
£435,667
(6)
Flats £152,499
(7)
£212,543
(23)
£190,000
(2)
- -
All £143,437
(8)
£203,051
(49)
£279,621
(53)
£376,340
(25)
£435,667
(6)

Current asking rents in ME1

Average: £909 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in ME1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £438 pcm
(2)
£937 pcm
(6)
£1,145 pcm
(6)
£1,340 pcm
(6)
-
Flats £675 pcm
(13)
£904 pcm
(12)
£849 pcm
(1)
- -
All £644 pcm
(15)
£915 pcm
(18)
£1,102 pcm
(7)
£1,340 pcm
(6)
-

Fun facts for ME1

Highest value in ME1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Priestfields £719,996
Golding Close £608,059
Watts Avenue £560,787
Lillymonte Drive £557,724
Horsted Way £530,372
Highest turnover in ME1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Thomas Street 51.2%
Brambletree Cottages 50.0%
Hybrid Close 50.0%
St. Bartholomews Terrace 50.0%
Fennel Close 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Rochester

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Nearby transport

  • Rochester (0.5 miles)
  • Chatham (0.7 miles)
  • Strood (Kent) (1.3 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (15.7 miles)
  • London City Airport (21.3 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (34.1 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (7.5 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (7.8 miles)
  • Woolwich Arsenal Pier (20.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Peter's Infant School (0.1 miles)
  • St Margaret's at Troy Town CofE Voluntary Controlled Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • St William of Perth Roman Catholic Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • MidKent College (2.0 miles)
  • Medway UTC (2.3 miles)
  • Palmer's College (9.7 miles)
  • Trinity School and College (0.4 miles)
  • Fort Pitt Grammar School (0.4 miles)
  • Rochester Independent College (0.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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For more information about this property, please contact
Machin Lane Partnership, ME1 on 01634 799572 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£962 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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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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£146/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 £31 Electricity £37 Estimated energy cost £68/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: 9500 kWh/year
Electricity: 2900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Medway

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £125 /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 £26 Estimated water cost £39 /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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