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Acorn Drive, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40

2 1 646 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Two bedroom first floor retirement apartment
  • Built, designed and suitably managed for the over 55s
  • 99 year lease issued at point of purchase
  • Offered with no onward chain
  • Enjoy socialising in the well maintained communal gardens and lounge
  • Access to the community centre and on-site games room
  • Two guest suites available to hire
  • Emergency pull-cord system for personal safety and peace of mind
  • Off-street parking available

Property description

Retirement living:

Acorn Drive is built designed and suitably managed for those aged 55 and over.

Choose this two bedroom first floor apartment and you will enjoy an independent retirement lifestyle in an environment that offers companionship, privacy and security. Perfectly placed in an enviable location in Wokingham, Berkshire. Located in a highly convenient and enviable location, moments from Wokingham railway station and a wide selection of restaurants and shops in the surrounding areas.

Become an owner of this two bedroom first floor apartment at Acorn Drive and you can enjoy the company of friends and neighbours in the resident's communal lounge and landscaped gardens. We strongly advise an internal inspection of this chain free property and delightful development.

Property Key Features
- Front door/entrance hall with electric wall mounted storage heater.
- Lounge with ample power points and electric wall mounted storage heater. Looks out onto well maintained surrounds.
- Fitted kitchen includes cooker, hob and extractor. With window overlooking a grassed area.
- Master bedroom fitted with full height wardrobes. Window with views of the surrounds.
- Bedroom two with wardrobes.
- Bathroom fitted with a shower cubicle, wash hand basin with vanity unit and low level W.C.
- Neutral carpets fitted throughout living areas including bathroom, - Vinyl flooring fitted to kitchen
-24hr emergency pull cord system links directly to on-site manager and or care call centre outside of office hours.

This is a great opportunity for you to fulfil and enjoy the independent retirement lifestyle within a relaxed setting and friendly community. A professional on-site managers are on hand every weekday and offers a range of social activities and communal services; which you can choose to get involved in as much or as little as you fancy, it's your call - and that's exactly what we think retirement should be.


General information


- Total floor space: 60 sq. Metres
- Lease type: Surrender and Re-grant- 99 year lease issued at the point of purchase - No ground rent payable
- Council Tax Band: C
- EPC rating: 75 (C)
- Local Authority: Wokingham

service charges:
-£421.86 per Quarter or £140.62 per Calendar Month


Communal facilities


-Off street parking available
-Communal gardens, residents lounge and indoor laundry
-Guest rooms available for hire
-Emergency pull-cord system for health, safety and peace of mind
-Professional onsite scheme managers available during office hours

*condition of purchase
All prospective buyers must attend an interview with a Home Group representative and complete an application form to confirm their eligibility to purchase and will need to demonstrate they can afford the costs associated with owning and meet the terms of the scheme criteria.

Buyers' ability to meet the independent living criteria is determined via a medical status report from their gp, any costs borne from this are payable by the purchaser. (Further information is available on request)

Once your application and medical status has been confirmed, we will contact you to let you know that you have/have not been approved ahead of instructing all legal representatives.

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Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £483,816 Sales 384 Current average value £540,696 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£4,007 ▼ -0.74%

Property value data/graphs for RG40

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £726,746 £415 4.1 £688,088
Semi-detached £428,318 £390 3.1 £434,006
Terraced £358,705 £393 2.7 £353,877
Flats £303,605 £433 1.9 £288,593

Current asking prices in RG40

Average: £494,654
Avg. current asking prices in RG40
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £250,150
(9)
£345,100
(30)
£432,710
(83)
£631,488
(66)
£955,946
(23)
Flats £224,053
(29)
£307,151
(69)
£915,000
(2)
- -
All £230,234
(38)
£318,651
(99)
£444,058
(85)
£631,488
(66)
£955,946
(23)

Current asking rents in RG40

Average: £1,118 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG40
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £578 pcm
(5)
£1,120 pcm
(9)
£1,409 pcm
(7)
£1,939 pcm
(4)
£2,614 pcm
(3)
Flats £795 pcm
(24)
£1,036 pcm
(22)
- - -
All £757 pcm
(29)
£1,060 pcm
(31)
£1,409 pcm
(7)
£1,939 pcm
(4)
£2,614 pcm
(3)

Fun facts for RG40

Highest value in RG40
Highest value streets Zed-Index
The Ridges £1,594,861
Burnmoor Meadow £1,520,720
Hollybush Ride £1,445,866
Sandhurst Road £1,399,765
South Drive £1,337,155
Highest turnover in RG40
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Ellerton Close 50.0%
Buchanan Drive 43.8%
Buckthorn Close 41.7%
Victoria Walk 41.2%
Orchard Close 40.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Wokingham (0.5 miles)
  • Winnersh (2.1 miles)
  • Winnersh Triangle (2.8 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (16.7 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (33.5 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (37.5 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (16.5 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (16.5 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (20.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • All Saints CofE (Aided) Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Wescott Infant School (0.5 miles)
  • Keep Hatch Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Wellington College (3.8 miles)
  • Bracknell and Wokingham College (3.9 miles)
  • Include - Thames Valley (4.0 miles)
  • High Close School (0.2 miles)
  • The Holt School (0.3 miles)
  • St Crispin's School (0.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Home Group, HA4 on +44 20 7768 0404 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,147 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £899 /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 £75,000 Average insurance cost £18/mo (£218/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 £26 Electricity £31 Estimated energy cost £57/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

Wokingham

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £147 /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 £13 Sewerage £13 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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