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2 bed flat for sale

£130,000 Guide price

Dorchester End, Colchester CO2

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Property features

  • Chain Free
  • Flat
  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Double Glazed
  • Quiet Location
  • Close To Shops
  • Close To Train Station
  • Close To University

Property description

Chain free - In a quiet Location within the popular Old Heath area of Colchester is this two bedroom apartment in good decorative order. Benefits include UPVC double glazing throughout, a modern kitchen, bathroom, allocated parking, visitors bay, large communal gardens with rotary line area.

Old Heath is located to the south of Colchester's town centre and it's variety of shops, bars and restaurants, and the Essex University and town station with connections to London's Liverpool street station are also within easy reach.

Entrance Hall

Economy 7 electric heater, intercom, airing cupboard and loft hatch.

Living / Dining Room

19'6 x 10'5
Lounge area - Television point, large and full length window, Dining area Economy 7 Heather and small window to flank.

Kitchen

10'6 x 6'7
Cream shaker Wall and Base Units, Butcher block roll edge worktops, stainless steel sink and drainer, space for fridge freezer, plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, splash back tiles and window to side.

Bedroom One

16'10 x 9'9
Economy 7 electric heater, built in wardrobe, window to rear and two windows to side.

Bedroom Two

11'11 x 9'7
Built in wardrobe, economy 7 heater and window to side.

Bathroom

7'4 x 5'8
Low level W.C, pedestal hand wash basin, bath with electric shower over, drop light switch, laminate flooring, spot lights and extractor fan.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

Floor Plan View original

Market activity
Average price paid £228,468 Sales 602 Current average value £241,272 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,962 ▲ 1.67%

Property value data/graphs for CO2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £379,693 £293 3.6 £361,809
Semi-detached £256,647 £265 3.0 £247,880
Terraced £217,719 £260 2.8 £219,553
Flats £164,762 £245 1.8 £156,977

Current asking prices in CO2

Average: £250,484
Avg. current asking prices in CO2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £198,509
(21)
£278,524
(74)
£325,741
(27)
£464,999
(4)
Flats £142,000
(5)
£166,419
(38)
£140,000
(1)
- -
All £142,000
(5)
£177,841
(59)
£276,677
(75)
£325,741
(27)
£464,999
(4)

Current asking rents in CO2

Average: £952 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £498 pcm
(1)
£856 pcm
(5)
£1,073 pcm
(23)
£1,197 pcm
(8)
£1,352 pcm
(1)
Flats £696 pcm
(48)
£889 pcm
(86)
£1,766 pcm
(12)
£1,674 pcm
(4)
-
All £692 pcm
(49)
£887 pcm
(91)
£1,311 pcm
(35)
£1,356 pcm
(12)
£1,352 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for CO2

Highest value in CO2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Layer Road £890,224
High Road £770,624
Colchester Road £644,484
Hardys Green £537,247
Abberton Road £515,804
Highest turnover in CO2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Cannons Close 60.0%
Pier Close 58.3%
Madeley Close 53.8%
James Parnell Drive 52.4%
Eltham Close 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Colchester

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 80% (223 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Hythe (Essex) (1.0 mile)
  • Colchester Town (1.0 mile)
  • Wivenhoe (2.0 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (22.9 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (29.1 miles)
  • Manston Airport (41.1 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (6.6 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (6.6 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (15.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Kendall Church of England Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Old Heath Community Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • St George's New Town Junior School (0.6 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (1.5 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (1.8 miles)
  • Belstead House Adult Education Centre (13.9 miles)
  • The Thomas Lord Audley School (0.7 miles)
  • Colchester High School (1.4 miles)
  • Colchester Royal Grammar School (1.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Purplebricks, Head Office, B90 on +44 1926 267659 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£690 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 13,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £467 /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 £1,000,000 Contents value up to £111,000 Average insurance cost £21/mo (£247/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: 8200 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Colchester

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £106 /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 £22 Estimated water cost £38 /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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