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3 bed flat for sale

£1,475,000 Guide price

Shakespeare Tower, Barbican, Barbican London EC2Y

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Property features

  • Grade II Listed
  • Sixth Floor
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • New Style Kitchen
  • Balcony

Property description

Views towards the Barbican Centre and City skyline from this sixth floor Tower apartment with 180 degree views. Each room has floor to ceiling windows to make the most of the light, the reception room has a full height/width glass sliding door to a private balcony/terrace.The price includes the new extended lease.( 181 years remaining) All three bedrooms have full width and height glass sliding door/window giving access to a balcony. Offered for sale with a new style kitchen. Plenty built in storage cupboards and underfloor heating throughout (included in the service charge). 24 hour concierge. Parking available to rent or buy under the block. The Barbican Estate is the finest achievement of the architects Chamberlin, Powell & Bon. It was Grade ii-listed in 2001 in recognition of its extraordinary contribution to London’s urban landscape. Shakespeare Tower is located right in the centre of the Estate built in 1971. All residents have use of the communal gardens throughout the development. Barbican tube station (on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines) is only a couple of minutes’ walk away, with Moorgate (on the Northern line), St Paul’s (on the Central line) and Mansion House (on the District line) tube stations each within a short walking distance. Waitrose, Marks & Spencer and Tesco, One New Change Shopping Centre are close at hand and moments walking distance is the new Crossrail Station Farringdon Station (due 2018).

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £883,465 Sales 60 Current average value £922,064 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£729 ▼ -0.08%

Property value data/graphs for EC2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached - - - -
Semi-detached £1,250,462 - - -
Terraced £1,472,397 - - -
Flats £910,162 - - £893,433

Current asking prices in EC2

Average: £1,383,745
Avg. current asking prices in EC2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £659,967
(3)
£1,073,000
(5)
£2,000,000
(1)
- £3,299,999
(1)
Flats £787,369
(70)
£1,378,311
(37)
£2,748,667
(15)
£3,657,500
(6)
£11,500,000
(1)
All £782,133
(73)
£1,341,964
(42)
£2,701,875
(16)
£3,657,500
(6)
£7,400,000
(2)

Current asking rents in EC2

Average: £2,758 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in EC2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £5,932 pcm
(1)
£3,196 pcm
(2)
£4,658 pcm
(3)
- £7,944 pcm
(3)
Flats £2,408 pcm
(61)
£2,856 pcm
(80)
£4,572 pcm
(14)
£5,991 pcm
(2)
£14,950 pcm
(1)
All £2,465 pcm
(62)
£2,864 pcm
(82)
£4,587 pcm
(17)
£5,991 pcm
(2)
£9,696 pcm
(4)

Fun facts for EC2

Highest value in EC2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
New Street £2,264,316
Moor Lane £1,144,130
Charlotte Road £1,089,716
Finsbury Square £1,024,811
Bateman's Row £1,009,772
Highest turnover in EC2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Monkwell Square 30.0%
Garden Walk 28.9%
New Inn Broadway 26.7%
Clere Street 20.0%
Mark Street 20.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Barbican (0.1 miles)
  • Moorgate (0.2 miles)
  • Moorgate (0.3 miles)
  • London City Airport (6.6 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (16.1 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (26.1 miles)
  • Blackfriars Millennium Pier (0.8 miles)
  • Bankside Pier (0.8 miles)
  • London Bridge City Pier (1.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Prior Weston Primary School and Children's Centre (0.1 miles)
  • Charterhouse Square School (0.2 miles)
  • Dallington School (0.4 miles)
  • Workers' Educational Association (0.7 miles)
  • Tech City College (0.7 miles)
  • The Complete Works Independent School (1.0 mile)
  • City of London School for Girls (0.1 miles)
  • Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts (0.2 miles)
  • St Paul's Cathedral School (0.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£5,052 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 147,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £4,708 /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 £27/mo (£320/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 £33 Electricity £40 Estimated energy cost £73/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: 11400 kWh/year
Electricity: 3400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Islington

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £213 /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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