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3 bed cottage for sale

£300,000

Portway, Wantage OX12

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Property features

  • Character Property
  • Entrance Hall
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Sitting room
  • Dining Room
  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Family Bathroom
  • South Facing Rear Garden
  • Original Features

Property description



A delightful three bedroom property combining period charm with a modern style, conveniently situated within walking distance to the town centre and retaining many features

To the ground floor an entrance hall, delightful living room with a feature fireplace, leading into the large dining room with a log burning stove having a traditional stone surround. The re-fitted kitchen offers a range of fitted base and eye level units with a side door to the rear garden. Three good sized bedrooms the master benefiting from a feature fireplace, well fitted bathroom. Sash windows throughout, gas fired central heating, c.45' south facing rear garden with a brick wall surrounding.

Wantage is a historic market town situated within the Vale of White Horse. The town is believed to date back to Roman times and is mentioned in the Doomsday book of 1086. It is famed as the birthplace of King Alfred the Great. The town offers schooling for all ages, a range of shopping and leisure facilities, as well as a market on a Wednesday and Saturday. Wantage has excellent communication links via the A34 with the M40 in the north and M4 in the south. Didcot c.9 miles offers a fast service to London Paddington c.40 minutes.


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £350,148 Sales 421 Current average value £387,863 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,604 ▲ 1.47%

Property value data/graphs for OX12

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £556,328 £342 3.9 £470,016
Semi-detached £327,912 £304 3.2 £331,034
Terraced £276,148 £306 2.9 £271,997
Flats £230,477 £301 1.9 £224,539

Current asking prices in OX12

Average: £418,923
Avg. current asking prices in OX12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £261,125
(4)
£264,131
(18)
£310,036
(39)
£524,613
(46)
£900,000
(11)
Flats £195,746
(12)
£198,985
(10)
£242,500
(2)
£200,000
(1)
-
All £212,091
(16)
£240,864
(28)
£306,741
(41)
£517,706
(47)
£900,000
(11)

Current asking rents in OX12

Average: £1,310 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in OX12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £477 pcm
(1)
£951 pcm
(2)
£1,108 pcm
(5)
£1,575 pcm
(2)
£2,648 pcm
(2)
Flats £956 pcm
(2)
£865 pcm
(3)
£2,700 pcm
(1)
- -
All £796 pcm
(3)
£900 pcm
(5)
£1,374 pcm
(6)
£1,575 pcm
(2)
£2,648 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for OX12

Highest value in OX12
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Farnborough, Wantage OX12 £1,007,281
Lyford, Wantage OX12 £943,770
The Green £904,865
West Challow, Wantage OX12 £868,312
Letcombe Bassett, Wantage OX12 £853,843
Highest turnover in OX12
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Little Court 55.6%
Bakery Lane 50.0%
South Street 47.0%
Mallard Way 46.3%
Limborough Road 43.8%

What Zoopla users think of Wantage

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 75% (31 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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Nearby transport

  • Didcot Parkway (8.1 miles)
  • Appleford (8.8 miles)
  • Culham (9.4 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (42.2 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (44.1 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (49.6 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (44.1 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (44.1 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (46.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Wantage Church of England Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Stockham Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Charlton Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • UTC Oxfordshire (6.8 miles)
  • Abingdon and Witney College (8.9 miles)
  • Radley College (10.6 miles)
  • King Alfred's (0.1 miles)
  • Fitzwaryn School (0.7 miles)
  • Didcot Girls' School (7.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for Vale of White Horse

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Thomas Merrifield - Wantage & Grove, OX12 on +44 1235 244881 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,383 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 £600,000 Contents value up to £60,000 Average insurance cost £15/mo (£182/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 £49 Electricity £51 Estimated energy cost £100/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: 18000 kWh/year
Electricity: 4400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Vale of White Horse

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £158 /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 £15 Estimated water cost £31 /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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