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2 bed flat for sale

£300,000 Guide price

The Rope Walk, Canterbury CT1

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Property features

  • No chain
  • Allocated parking
  • Located within the city walls
  • Balcony with river views
  • Two double bedrooms
  • En suite to master bedroom
  • Communal lift

Property description

Guide Price £300,000 - £325,000. This fantastic first floor apartment is within Canterbury’s city walls, has an allocated parking space and a balcony that provides views over the River Stour. The property is accessed via a secure telephone system. The communal areas are clean, well maintained and there is a communal lift. Internally the apartment is both light and spacious. The main living / dining / kitchen area is a great size and has a large riverside balcony accessed via folding doors. The kitchen has a breakfast bar with a built in oven, electric hob and chimney extractor. Other integrated appliances include a dishwasher, fridge freezer and there is space for a freestanding washing machine. There are two double bedrooms of which the master has a built in wardrobe and an en suite. The main bathroom is part tiled and has a modern white suite. There is an allocated parking space and there is also use of the development's private communal garden.
Tenure
The property is leasehold and is offered with vacant possession upon completion.
Local Authority
Canterbury City Council . Kent County Council .
Council Tax
For council tax information held on this property please visit .
Services
Mains water and waste and electricity.
Fixtures
Can be negotiated upon receipt of offer.
Location
The Rope Walk is in the heart of Canterbury's characterful city centre and runs parallel with the river Stour. Canterbury has an array of shops and boutiques, along with fine dining and restaurants serving dishes from across the complete Canterbury’s unique experience, there are welcoming pubs, wine bars and the Marlowe Theatre is not only an iconic modern building, but it is now a prominent stop on the map for all new talent and existing productions. Canterbury is a city steeped in tradition; the stunning Cathedral dominating the skyline and the vast heritage and culture hidden in the original architecture. Canterbury East is a mere 0.3 miles walk away from the property and Canterbury West station is 0.6 miles walk from The Rope Walk, both stations have links into London and beyond. The high-speed service running from Canterbury West station takes you to St Pancras in under an hour.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £282,985 Sales 375 Current average value £295,000 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,580 ▲ 1.58%

Property value data/graphs for CT1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £476,098 £329 3.8 £479,959
Semi-detached £295,487 £310 3.1 £303,588
Terraced £286,981 £330 2.9 £282,111
Flats £225,096 £321 1.8 £208,863

Current asking prices in CT1

Average: £313,643
Avg. current asking prices in CT1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £138,000
(2)
£277,250
(24)
£333,881
(47)
£439,368
(27)
£505,385
(13)
Flats £151,615
(25)
£250,470
(43)
£412,500
(4)
- -
All £150,607
(27)
£260,063
(67)
£340,048
(51)
£439,368
(27)
£505,385
(13)

Current asking rents in CT1

Average: £1,033 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CT1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £428 pcm
(37)
£958 pcm
(24)
£1,174 pcm
(33)
£1,289 pcm
(51)
£1,603 pcm
(16)
Flats £613 pcm
(77)
£996 pcm
(45)
£1,412 pcm
(8)
£1,439 pcm
(1)
£295 pcm
(1)
All £553 pcm
(114)
£983 pcm
(69)
£1,221 pcm
(41)
£1,292 pcm
(52)
£1,526 pcm
(17)

Fun facts for CT1

Highest value in CT1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Ethelbert Road £663,163
St. Augustines Road £651,512
St. Lawrence Forstal £570,827
Churchill Road £560,279
Winchester Gardens £527,589
Highest turnover in CT1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Puckle Lane 73.3%
Sevastopol Place 64.7%
Bellflower Mews 61.1%
Ivy Place 58.3%
Birch Road 56.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Canterbury East (0.2 miles)
  • Canterbury West (0.5 miles)
  • Sturry (2.7 miles)
  • Manston Airport (12.6 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (23.0 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (26.1 miles)
  • Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal (12.6 miles)
  • Ramsgate Ferry Terminal (15.1 miles)
  • Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal (15.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Peter's Methodist Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Wincheap Foundation Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • The Canterbury Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • The King's School Canterbury (0.5 miles)
  • Canterbury College (0.7 miles)
  • CATS Canterbury (1.0 mile)
  • The Canterbury Academy (0.5 miles)
  • The Orchard School (0.6 miles)
  • St Nicholas' School (0.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,359 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 30,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,079 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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 £650,000 Contents value up to £65,000 Average insurance cost £21/mo (£253/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 £26 Electricity £32 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: 8200 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Canterbury

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £162 /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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