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2 bed semi-detached house for sale

£43,750 Shared ownership

Poplars Road, Croft LE9

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing

Property description

Shares can be purchased from 25% to 80% initially (this is based on 5% increments, dependent on affordability and approval of eligibility for the Shared Ownership Scheme by Help to Buy Midlands).

Example:- 25% share = £43,750.00 and a monthly rent of £300.78 for the share not owned. There is a monthly service charge tbc.

The property is 80% restricted equity, this means that you can never own the 100% freehold.

The property also carries a local connection the criteria is as follows:

Born in the Parish of Croft and lived there for 5 years or more
Previously lived in Croft for 10 years or more
Used to live in Croft for 5 years or more but had to leave due to lack of affordable homes
Has one or more close relatives who have lived in the village for 5 years or more
Is permanently employed in Croft
The property briefly comprises of:

Entrance hallway, downstairs w/c, fitted kitchen with built in oven, hob and extractor fan Lounge with doors to the rear garden.

To the first floor there are two bedrooms and a family bathroom with shower over the bath.

Outside there is off road parking and a rear garden with open views to the rear.

The rural village of Croft is about 8 miles (13 km) south west of the City of Leicester in the District of Blaby in Leicestershire. The village boasts a range of local amenities such as a local store, hairdressers, takeaway food outlet, farm shop, primary school and a church. There is a regular bus service from the village to Leicester city centre which stops at Fosse Shopping Park also. The scheme is situated on the edge of the village and the property overlooks open fields to the rear.

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Market activity
Average price paid £207,037 Sales 936 Current average value £229,981 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £9,524 ▲ 4.32%

Property value data/graphs for LE9

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £315,254 £219 3.7 £271,309
Semi-detached £180,364 £186 3.0 £176,145
Terraced £143,604 £181 2.5 £134,353
Flats £114,275 £161 1.7 £91,255

Current asking prices in LE9

Average: £266,958
Avg. current asking prices in LE9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £153,531
(62)
£217,319
(92)
£330,691
(74)
£460,736
(26)
Flats £84,983
(6)
£113,360
(5)
- - -
All £84,983
(6)
£150,534
(67)
£217,319
(92)
£330,691
(74)
£460,736
(26)

Current asking rents in LE9

Average: £747 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in LE9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £384 pcm
(3)
£563 pcm
(7)
£822 pcm
(14)
£823 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £414 pcm
(5)
£536 pcm
(4)
£750 pcm
(1)
- -
All £403 pcm
(8)
£553 pcm
(11)
£817 pcm
(15)
£823 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for LE9

Highest value in LE9
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Stamford Road £918,950
Links Road £783,562
Gullet Lane £690,210
Forest Drive £684,346
Abbot Close £663,040
Highest turnover in LE9
Highest turnover streets Turnover
The Finches 54.5%
Park Close 52.9%
The Square 50.0%
Machin Drive 50.0%
The Green 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Croft

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 72%

Ratings breakdown:

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Parks & recreation
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Restaurants & shopping
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Schools & public services
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Nearby transport

  • Narborough (2.2 miles)
  • South Wigston (5.1 miles)
  • Hinckley (Leics) (5.5 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (16.1 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (19.6 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (22.3 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (70.0 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (70.1 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (77.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Orchard Church of England Primary School, Broughton Astley (1.4 miles)
  • Orchard Church of England Primary School Broughton Astley (1.4 miles)
  • Huncote Community Primary School (1.6 miles)
  • Countesthorpe Community College (3.6 miles)
  • The William Bradford Academy (4.1 miles)
  • William Bradford Community College (4.1 miles)
  • Thomas Estley Community College (1.8 miles)
  • Brooke House Day School (1.9 miles)
  • Brockington College (2.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for Blaby

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Monthly running costs Beta

£339 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 4,375
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £139 /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 £600,000 Contents value up to £60,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£122/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 £25 Electricity £33 Estimated energy cost £58/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: 8600 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Blaby

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £103 /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 £16 Sewerage £13 Estimated water cost £29 /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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