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1 bed detached house for sale

£165,000 Guide price

De Parys Avenue, Bedford MK40

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Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Property description

Key features:

Full description:
A unique opportunity to purchase this attached converted coach house situated to the rear of 14 De Parys Avenue, one of Bedford’s premier residential roads and benefitting from its own car space and no upward chain.

The accommodation briefly comprises a living room, with stripped timber flooring and beams to the ceiling, and a kitchen on the ground floor with one bedroom and a bathroom on the first floor. The property would benefit from modernisation but does have gas fired central heating.

Pedestrian access is via De Parys Avenue, vehicular access to the allocated car space is via a remote controlled gate on Foster Hill Road.

The town centre and railway station, with services to St Pancras International from thirty-four minutes, are all within walking distance, as is Bedford Park.

The property is freehold however is subject to a service charge of a 14th share towards outside maintenance of Merton House estimated to be approximately £500 a year, payable in arrears.

Energy Efficiency Rating E
Council Tax Band C

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £286,352 Sales 467 Current average value £316,405 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,119 ▲ 1.32%

Property value data/graphs for MK40

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £626,022 £321 4.5 £512,139
Semi-detached £353,079 £288 3.8 £306,178
Terraced £248,411 £296 3.0 £256,610
Flats £165,531 £273 1.7 £157,713

Current asking prices in MK40

Average: £337,053
Avg. current asking prices in MK40
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £134,998
(2)
£241,898
(15)
£312,494
(60)
£412,272
(36)
£654,248
(28)
Flats £123,928
(14)
£193,270
(59)
£194,000
(2)
£270,000
(1)
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All £125,312
(16)
£203,127
(74)
£308,671
(62)
£408,427
(37)
£654,248
(28)

Current asking rents in MK40

Average: £733 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in MK40
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £458 pcm
(17)
£849 pcm
(2)
£946 pcm
(10)
£1,149 pcm
(10)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
Flats £593 pcm
(54)
£790 pcm
(47)
£998 pcm
(3)
£1,101 pcm
(1)
-
All £561 pcm
(71)
£792 pcm
(49)
£958 pcm
(13)
£1,144 pcm
(11)
£1,200 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for MK40

Highest value in MK40
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Biddenham Turn £1,047,597
St. Mellion Drive £978,509
Hampden Court £964,730
Prestwick Road £935,891
Carnoustie Drive £932,755
Highest turnover in MK40
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Woden Gardens 62.5%
Kingswood Way 52.9%
Richmond Road 48.0%
The Embankment 45.0%
Westfield Road 39.3%

What Zoopla users think of Bedford

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Nearby transport

  • Bedford (0.6 miles)
  • Bedford St Johns (0.8 miles)
  • Kempston Hardwick (3.7 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (18.9 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (34.8 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (45.7 miles)
  • Kew Pier (46.0 miles)
  • Savoy Pier (46.2 miles)
  • Blackfriars Millennium Pier (46.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Livingstone Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Priory Lower School (0.4 miles)
  • Polam School (0.4 miles)
  • Bedford College (0.6 miles)
  • St Thomas More Catholic School (1.4 miles)
  • Wootton Upper School (4.5 miles)
  • Bedford School (0.2 miles)
  • St Andrew's School (0.3 miles)
  • Bedford Free School (0.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£849 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 16,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £593 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Energy

Gas £37 Electricity £41 Estimated energy cost £78/mo

Similar properties could save up to £331

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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: 14800 kWh/year
Electricity: 3400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Bedford

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £152 /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 £10 Sewerage £16 Estimated water cost £26 /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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