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Critchett Terrace, Rainsford Road, Chelmsford CM1

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Property features

  • Chelmsford
  • City centre
  • Two bedrooms
  • Victorian terrace
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Double glazing
  • Ground floor bathroom
  • Walk to station
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Property description

Overview A well maintained two bedroom Victorian terrace located within walking distance of Chelmsford's mainline rail station servicing Stratford and London Liverpool Street and virtually opposite Admirals Park which offers riverside walks in to the City Centre. The property has been greatly improved by the current owners and benefits from having a lounge plus kitchen/diner, double glazing and gas heating via radiators. In our view the house would make an ideal first time buy or investment purchase with an estimated rental income of £1000 pcm.

Entrance porch Accessed via Composite front door. Double glazed window to side aspect. Entrance to Lounge.

Lounge 11' 4" x 11' 4" (3.45m x 3.45m) Double glazed window to front aspect. Radiator. Feature coal effect fireplace with surround. Built in storage cupboards and shelving. Door to Kitchen.

Kitchen/diner 12' 3" x 11' 2" (3.73m x 3.4m) Double glazed window to rear aspect. Single sink and drainer unit with cupboards under. Further range of matching wall and base units with worksurfaces over. Built in eye level oven and grill. Built in 4 ring gas hob. Space for freestanding fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Door to inner hallway.

Inner hall Airing cupboard housing hot water tank with shelving above. Door to bathroom. Door to rear garden.

Bathroom Obscured double glazed window to side aspect. Radiator. Low flush w/c. Pedestal washbasin. Panel bath with shower attachment and wall mounted shower over. Wall mounted boiler. Tiled walls and floor.

First floor landing Loft access. Doors to bedrooms

bedroom one 11' 4" x 11' 3" (3.45m x 3.43m) Double glazed window to front aspect. Radiator. Feature fireplace with surround.

Bedroom two 11' 2" x 11' 1" (3.4m x 3.38m) Double glazed window to rear aspect. Radiator.

Rear garden Patio area immediately outside property. Majority laid to lawn with decked seating area at far end and timber shed to remain. Enclosed by panel fencing.

Disclaimer With approximate measurements these particulars have been prepared in good faith by the selling agent in conjunction with the vendor(s) with the intention of providing a fair and accurate guide to the property. However, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or contract nor may they be regarded as representations, all interested parties must themselves verify their accuracy. No tests or checks have been carried out in respect of heating, plumbing, electric installations or any type of appliances which may be included.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £357,286 Sales 937 Current average value £368,690 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,016 ▲ 0.82%

Property value data/graphs for CM1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £580,226 £382 3.9 £560,413
Semi-detached £354,434 £353 3.1 £359,815
Terraced £306,071 £351 2.9 £325,858
Flats £214,798 £360 1.8 £203,080

Current asking prices in CM1

Average: £430,403
Avg. current asking prices in CM1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £315,277
(27)
£371,813
(68)
£640,448
(42)
£846,500
(10)
Flats £180,286
(7)
£236,919
(25)
£310,000
(2)
- -
All £180,286
(7)
£277,605
(52)
£370,047
(70)
£640,448
(42)
£846,500
(10)

Current asking rents in CM1

Average: £869 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CM1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £513 pcm
(25)
£1,100 pcm
(8)
£1,231 pcm
(8)
£1,600 pcm
(5)
-
Flats £518 pcm
(26)
£934 pcm
(16)
£1,426 pcm
(2)
- -
All £516 pcm
(51)
£989 pcm
(24)
£1,270 pcm
(10)
£1,600 pcm
(5)
-

Fun facts for CM1

Highest value in CM1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Shardelow Avenue £1,147,987
Cooksmill Green, Chelmsford CM1 £1,087,458
High Easter, Chelmsford CM1 £1,075,937
Beaulieu Boulevard £1,057,655
Woodland Way £991,409
Highest turnover in CM1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Clobbs Yard 110.0%
Chelmsford Road 76.5%
Meadow Walk 69.7%
Steamer Terrace 58.3%
Louvain Drive 53.8%

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Nearby transport

  • Chelmsford (0.5 miles)
  • Ingatestone (5.9 miles)
  • Hatfield Peverel (6.4 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (13.9 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (15.5 miles)
  • London City Airport (23.7 miles)
  • Wallasea Island Ferry Landing (16.6 miles)
  • Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing (17.4 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (20.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Maltese Road Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Kings Road Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Westlands Community Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Chelmsford College (1.1 miles)
  • Prospects College of Advanced Technology (11.0 miles)
  • The Basildon Upper Academy (12.0 miles)
  • King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford (0.3 miles)
  • Chelmsford County High School for Girls (0.5 miles)
  • St John Payne Catholic School, Chelmsford (0.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Charles David Casson, CM1 on +44 1245 679863 * (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 £350,000 Contents value up to £30,000 Average insurance cost £22/mo (£263/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 £44 Electricity £48 Estimated energy cost £92/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: 4000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Chelmsford

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £151 /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 £17 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £39 /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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