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2 bed houseboat for sale

£130,000 Guide price

Packet Boat Marina, Uxbridge UB8

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Property features

  • Parking

Property description

Built in 1933 this expertly designed, non-navigable Leeds to Sheffield barge measuring 69 ft. Is currently moored on a residential mooring at Packet Boat Marina. The vessel is located close to West Drayton Train Station which is a 25 minute direct commute to London Paddington. There is parking available and a 32 amp metered electrical and mains water supply from the shore point. The vessel has recently been fully refurbished to an extremely high standard offering double glazing to the lower deck, engineered oak flooring and has been fully rewired and re-plumbed. The accommodation comprises; dual entrance into the wheelhouse, stair access leading down to the 825 sq. Ft. Open-plan living/dining room and open-plan kitchen which has a mixture of solid wood and stainless steel fitted cabinets, a 4 ring gas hob, cooker and built-in microwave. There is also a free standing fridge and a stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Towards the middle of the vessel sits a large wood burning fire. At the bow of the boat is a large double bedroom with built-in storage, bedroom two and a family bathroom comprising a cassette toilet, bath with shower overhead and a wash hand basin. The houseboat also benefits from a large garden measuring 20m. X 20 m. With its own shed for additional storage or home office.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £386,737 Sales 271 Current average value £404,279 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£5,503 ▼ -1.34%

Property value data/graphs for UB8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £646,004 £449 3.6 £620,647
Semi-detached £449,806 £435 3.2 £453,515
Terraced £385,986 £444 2.7 £373,839
Flats £276,018 £469 1.6 £280,706

Current asking prices in UB8

Average: £365,530
Avg. current asking prices in UB8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £237,998
(3)
£344,758
(25)
£463,615
(82)
£694,177
(22)
£668,333
(6)
Flats £239,078
(54)
£256,061
(81)
£358,999
(5)
- -
All £239,021
(57)
£276,980
(106)
£457,602
(87)
£694,177
(22)
£668,333
(6)

Current asking rents in UB8

Average: £1,266 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in UB8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £543 pcm
(44)
£1,256 pcm
(12)
£1,526 pcm
(37)
£1,737 pcm
(39)
£2,215 pcm
(26)
Flats £796 pcm
(72)
£1,285 pcm
(43)
£1,619 pcm
(4)
- -
All £700 pcm
(116)
£1,278 pcm
(55)
£1,535 pcm
(41)
£1,737 pcm
(39)
£2,215 pcm
(26)

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Hardy Mews 46.2%
Aldenham Drive 44.8%
Lindie Gardens 44.0%
Hogarth Close 43.5%
Culvert Lane 37.1%

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Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 81% (163 ratings)

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  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • West Drayton (0.8 miles)
  • Iver (1.2 miles)
  • Uxbridge (1.9 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (3.0 miles)
  • London City Airport (23.2 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (25.1 miles)
  • Richmond St. Helena Pier (8.6 miles)
  • Richmond Landing Stage (8.7 miles)
  • Kew Pier (8.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Rabbsfarm Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Cowley St Laurence CofE Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • St Matthew's CofE Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Teikyo School (UK) (4.1 miles)
  • Acorn House College (4.8 miles)
  • Eton College (5.7 miles)
  • The Young People's Academy (0.5 miles)
  • Meadow High School (0.8 miles)
  • The Skills Hub (0.8 miles)
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