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1 bed flat for sale


Western Road, Leicester LE3

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Property features

  • Third Floor Apartment
  • Shared Ownership Also Available
  • One Double Bedroom
  • Open Plan Living Room/Kitchen
  • No Chain

Property description

**Also available on a 50% shared ownership basis** A one bedroom third floor apartment ideally situated for access to the city centre, De Montfort University and Braunstone Gate with its range of restaurants and bars. The property is offered with no chain and may be an ideal first time buy.

**Also available on a 50% shared ownership basis* A one bedroom third floor apartment, ideally situated for access to the City centre, De Montfort University and Braunstone Gate with its range of restaurants and bars. The property is offered with no chain and may be an ideal first time buy.

Communal Hallway
With intercom entry system, post boxes and lift access.

Entrance Hall
With airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

Open Plan Lounge / Kitchen 17' 9" x 11' 11" ( 5.41m x 3.63m )
Kitchen area fitted with wall and base units, stainless steel sink drainer, work surfaces with tiling to splashbacks, integrated electric oven and hob with cooker hood over, plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge/freezer and spotlights.

Lounge area with laminate flooring electric heater and double glazed French door with Juliet balcony.

Bedroom 10' 6" plus recess x 10' 5" plus door recess ( 3.20m plus recess x 3.18m plus door recess )
Double glazed window, built-in wardrobes and electric heater.

White suite comprising of bath with shower over, wash hand basin and w.C., extractor fan, ceiling spotlights, partial tiling and double glazed window.

Agents Note
Please contact agents for further information regarding services charges and shared ownership options.

Lease details are currently being compiled. For further information please contact the branch. Please note additional fees could be incurred for items such as leasehold packs.

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2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5: Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6: Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £177,896 Sales 1,050 Current average value £181,418 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£3,543 ▼ -1.92%

Property value data/graphs for LE3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £285,163 £206 3.6 £273,367
Semi-detached £171,761 £184 3.1 £170,766
Terraced £139,253 £163 2.7 £140,204
Flats £121,028 £181 1.8 £103,303

Current asking prices in LE3

Average: £210,909
Avg. current asking prices in LE3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £200,000
Flats £86,771
- £235,000
All £96,207

Current asking rents in LE3

Average: £694 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in LE3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £451 pcm
£632 pcm
£784 pcm
£1,043 pcm
£1,065 pcm
Flats £485 pcm
£647 pcm
£777 pcm
£1,031 pcm
All £475 pcm
£640 pcm
£783 pcm
£1,042 pcm
£1,065 pcm

Fun facts for LE3

Highest value in LE3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Waring Close £639,062
Gallimore Close £469,044
Beggars Lane £463,025
Excalibur Close £447,913
Fairefield Crescent £442,013
Highest turnover in LE3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Morris Close 57.1%
Field Close 54.5%
Yeats Close 50.0%
Thomas Close 46.7%
Elsworthy Walk 46.7%

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Nearby transport

  • Leicester (0.9 miles)
  • South Wigston (3.4 miles)
  • Narborough (4.7 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (15.9 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (22.9 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (28.1 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (64.9 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (65.0 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (84.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Shaftesbury Junior School (0.2 miles)
  • King Richard III Infant and Nursery School (0.2 miles)
  • Hazel Community Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Wigston College (3.5 miles)
  • Beauchamp College (4.2 miles)
  • Groby Community College (4.2 miles)
  • The Children's Hospital School (0.5 miles)
  • Fullhurst Community College (0.8 miles)
  • Moat Community College (1.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£526 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 9,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £341 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £7/mo (£83/yr)
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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


Gas £20 Electricity £26 Estimated energy cost £46/mo

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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: 6000 kWh/year
Electricity: 1900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £112 /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.


Supply £11 Sewerage £9 Estimated water cost £20 /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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