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2 bed flat for sale

£300,000 Guide price

West View, The Drive, Hove BN3

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Property features

  • £1000 buyer's incentive available on this property (subject to terms and conditions)
  • Purpose-built apartment
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Allocated underground parking
  • Modern finish throughout
  • Close to hove station
  • Bathroom suite with bath & walk-in shower

Property description

Guide Price £300k - £315k

Ground floor purpose-built apartment centrally located in Hove within close proximity to Hove station. The property has 2 double bedrooms, a south facing living room, allocated underground parking, a brand new bathroom and no onward chain.

West View is ideally situated on The Drive, Hove and is within close proximity to Hove railway station with its commuter links to London and Gatwick Airport.

This property is held within a well-maintained purpose-built apartment and has allocated underground parking.

You enter the property into a spacious hallway with two built-in cupboards; one large cupboard with space and plumbing for a washing machine and the other suitable as an airing cupboard.

The open plan living room / kitchen is a dual aspect south facing room. The kitchen is open plan and has a modern finish, with built-in oven and fridge. The living room is still a good size and can accommodate two sofas and a dining table.

The master bedroom is also south facing, with large built-in wardrobes proving ample hanging space.

The second bedroom is a double bedroom, with a built-in cupboard housing a combi-boiler.

The bathroom suite is brand new and fully tiled, with a bath, pedestal wash hand basin, w/c, towel rail and a walk-in shower.

This property is offered with no onward chain.

Allocated Underground Parking

Kitchen/living Room 18' 4" max x 11' 3" max ( 5.59m max x 3.43m max )
Dual aspect south facing room

Bedroom 1 12' 9" max x 12' max ( 3.89m max x 3.66m max )
Built in wardrobes

Bedroom 2 10' max x 8' 7" max ( 3.05m max x 2.62m max )

Bathroom 10' 2" max x 6' 6" max ( 3.10m max x 1.98m max )
Newly fitted suite, with bath, seperate walk in shower, wash hand basin, towel rail and w.C.

Storage Cupboard
Large storage cupboard with space and plumbing for washing machine

Hallway Cupboard

Total Floor Area: 656 Sq. Ft.

We currently hold lease details as displayed above, should you require further information please contact the branch. Please note additional fees could be incurred for items such as leasehold packs.

1. Money laundering regulations: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. These particulars are issued in good faith but do not constitute representations of fact or form part of any offer or contract. The matters referred to in these particulars should be independently verified by prospective buyers or tenants. Neither sequence (UK) limited nor any of its employees or agents has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £445,475 Sales 1,119 Current average value £463,519 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £21,643 ▲ 4.90%

Property value data/graphs for BN3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £913,204 £508 4.0 £900,730
Semi-detached £587,700 £465 3.7 £555,703
Terraced £518,492 £481 3.2 £503,949
Flats £332,291 £533 1.9 £317,584

Current asking prices in BN3

Average: £524,052
Avg. current asking prices in BN3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £407,500
Flats £256,746
All £256,746

Current asking rents in BN3

Average: £1,270 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BN3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £726 pcm
£1,679 pcm
£1,545 pcm
£2,776 pcm
£3,149 pcm
Flats £865 pcm
£1,341 pcm
£1,613 pcm
£2,161 pcm
£4,084 pcm
All £848 pcm
£1,363 pcm
£1,590 pcm
£2,496 pcm
£3,461 pcm

Fun facts for BN3

Highest value in BN3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Tongdean Avenue £1,934,761
Princes Square £1,665,540
Tongdean Road £1,561,661
Princes Crescent £1,494,151
Hill Brow £1,392,143
Highest turnover in BN3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Greyfriars 53.8%
Deanway 50.0%
Scott Road 46.2%
Holland Road 44.4%
Ruskin Road 40.4%

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Nearby transport

  • Hove (0.2 miles)
  • Aldrington (0.6 miles)
  • Preston Park (0.9 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (5.7 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (21.7 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (46.2 miles)
  • Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal (10.2 miles)
  • Bosham Hoe Ferry Landing (30.6 miles)
  • West Itchenor Ferry Landing (30.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Cottesmore St Mary's Catholic Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • St Andrew's CofE (Aided) Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Brunswick Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Brighton Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College (0.7 miles)
  • Bellerbys College Brighton (1.4 miles)
  • City College Brighton and Hove (1.4 miles)
  • Drive Preparatory School (0.1 miles)
  • The Montessori Place (0.2 miles)
  • Cardinal Newman Catholic School (0.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,082 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 30,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £957 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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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 £75,000 Average insurance cost £26/mo (£313/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 £24 Electricity £36 Estimated energy cost £60/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

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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