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1 bed flat for sale

£220,000 Fixed price

Lesley Court, Southcote Road, Reading, Berkshire RG30

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Property features

  • Ground Floor Apartment
  • One Bedroom
  • Direct Access to Secluded Area of Communal Garden
  • Residents Parking
  • Extensive Communal Grounds
  • Well Presented Throughout
  • Share of Freehold

Property description

Located on the tranquil tree lined Southcote Road, not far from the Oxford Road which can boasts restaurants, convenience shops, petrol stations and a retail park.

Within walking distance of Reading West station, where you can get a direct train to London sits this immaculate one bedroom apartment.

You will be grinning from ear to ear when you walk out of your garden door into a secluded area of garden which the current owner has personalised. The communal gardens extend to residents parking and a further communal lawn with facilities to enjoy a bbq and dry your laundry.

Reading town centre including Oracle shopping centre, riverside restaurants and bars is a short bus ride or brisk stroll away.


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan

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Market activity
Average price paid £296,783 Sales 539 Current average value £304,344 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £11,932 ▲ 4.08%

Property value data/graphs for RG30

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £547,027 £350 3.7 £618,924
Semi-detached £340,653 £340 3.2 £340,841
Terraced £273,401 £327 2.8 £282,379
Flats £225,352 £356 1.8 £211,837

Current asking prices in RG30

Average: £304,796
Avg. current asking prices in RG30
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £182,360
(5)
£276,002
(25)
£333,355
(59)
£442,803
(20)
£525,000
(2)
Flats £200,329
(12)
£237,176
(40)
£275,000
(1)
- -
All £195,044
(17)
£252,109
(65)
£332,382
(60)
£442,803
(20)
£525,000
(2)

Current asking rents in RG30

Average: £812 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG30
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £600 pcm
(70)
£979 pcm
(13)
£1,192 pcm
(23)
£1,625 pcm
(6)
-
Flats £658 pcm
(100)
£981 pcm
(44)
£1,158 pcm
(3)
- -
All £634 pcm
(170)
£980 pcm
(57)
£1,188 pcm
(26)
£1,625 pcm
(6)
-

Fun facts for RG30

Highest value in RG30
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Burghfield Bridge £876,207
The Hatch £826,524
Dewe Lane £753,362
New Lane Hill £676,803
Theale Road £671,418
Highest turnover in RG30
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Holkam Close 52.6%
Mundy Close 40.0%
Aston Court 40.0%
Baron Court 37.5%
Rona Court 37.5%

What Zoopla users think of Reading

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 81% (294 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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Nearby transport

  • Reading West (0.5 miles)
  • Reading (1.2 miles)
  • Tilehurst (2.1 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (23.1 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (37.9 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (39.9 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (23.7 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 (0.2 miles)
  • All Saints Church of England Aided Infant School (0.3 miles)
  • All Saints Junior School (0.3 miles)
  • TLG Reading (2.2 miles)
  • UTC Reading (2.4 miles)
  • Bradfield College (5.9 miles)
  • The WREN School (0.3 miles)
  • Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School (0.5 miles)
  • Prospect School (1.0 mile)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£910 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £702 /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 £350,000 Contents value up to £40,000 Average insurance cost £18/mo (£221/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 £22 Electricity £25 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: 2100 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 £9 Sewerage £10 Estimated water cost £19 /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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