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2 bed flat for sale

£250,000

Ascot Drive, Letchworth Garden City SG6

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Property features

  • A Modern Two Double Bedroom Apartment
  • Open Plan Living/Dining Room
  • Stylish Kitchen
  • Master Bedroom Features A Juliet Balcony
  • En-Suite Shower Room
  • Private Balcony
  • Ideal For 'First Time Buyers' Or 'Investors'
  • Located Approx 0.3 Miles From The Local Railway Station

Property description


Summary
Featuring Its Very Own Private Balcony Is This First Floor, Two Double Bedroom Apartment. Boasting An En-Suite Shower Room And Juliet Balcony Off The Master Bedroom, This Modern Apartment Offers Spacious Accommodation And Would Be Well Suited For Investors, First Time Buyers And Downsizers

description
Letchworth Garden City:
Letchworth is the world's first Garden City that was founded by Ebenezer Howard in 1903, with a vision that would relieve the poverty and slum conditions suffered by so many within the late Victorian era. With a dream of Garden Cities where the best elements of town and country would be combined from the town in order to be used to benefit the ordinary townspeople. Now more than 100 years on, the Estate is now managed by the Heritage Foundation.

Location:
- 35 minutes to London King's Cross by train.
- A1(M), junctions 9 & 10. Stevenage (9 miles). Welwyn Garden City (14 miles). M25 (20 miles). Luton (14 miles). Cambridge (25 miles).
- Local Airports - Luton (13 miles) and Stansted (29 miles).

Education:
- Eleven schools provide a mix of infant, junior and primary level education.
- A specialist primary school for children with moderate learning difficulties.
- Two secondary schools, The Highfield School (Science Specialist) and Fearnhill School (Maths and Computing College).
- Two independent schools, St Christopher School and St Francis' College.

Leisure Facilities:
- 13.6 mile Garden City Greenway - Letchworth's circular walk and cycle path.
- Standalone Farm.
- First Garden City Heritage Museum.
- Health & Fitness - Outdoor and indoor swimming pools, North Herts Leisure Centre, Nuffield Health Club, Spirella Fitness and more...
- Sport - Over 20 Garden City clubs, football, rugby, badminton, running club and more...

Internal

Entrance Hall
Door to the front aspect. Radiator, storage cupboard and fitted carpet. Internal doors leading to the living/dining/kitchen area, master bedroom, bedroom two and bathroom.

Living / Dining Area 22' 2" x 10' 3" ( 6.76m x 3.12m )
Open plan with the kitchen area. Double glazed window to the front aspect with double glazed patio doors leading onto the private balcony, Two radiators. Two light fixtures to ceiling.

Kitchen Area
Modern fitted kitchen with matching wall and base units with roll top work surfaces. Stainless steel one bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap over. Integrated electric fan oven and an electric hob. Plumbing for washing machine and dish washer, space for fridge/freezer and a cupboard housing C/H boiler. Spotlights to ceiling.

Master Bedroom 12' 5" x 10' 6" ( 3.78m x 3.20m )
Double glazed doors leading onto a Juliet balcony, TV point and a radiator. Internal door leading to the en-suite shower room.

En Suite Shower Room
Shower cubicle with shower attachment, low level WC, heated towel rail, extractor fan and tiled splash backs.

Second Bedroom 12' 6" x 8' 5" ( 3.81m x 2.57m )
Double glazed window to the front aspect, TV point and a radiator.

Bathroom
Panel bath with mixer taps and a shower attachment over, low level WC, tiled splash backs and an extractor fan.

External

Balcony
Private balcony with views down Ascot Drive. Access via the double glazed patio doors from the living/dining area.

Parking
Allocated parking space provided for one vehicle.

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.

1. Money laundering regulations - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
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 £365,382 Sales 351 Current average value £378,423 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,292 ▲ 2.24%

Property value data/graphs for SG6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £640,236 £416 3.8 £609,268
Semi-detached £397,887 £368 3.2 £381,166
Terraced £283,404 £334 2.8 £283,774
Flats £193,005 £330 1.7 £183,066

Current asking prices in SG6

Average: £330,196
Avg. current asking prices in SG6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £177,500
(2)
£357,500
(4)
£326,519
(23)
£521,286
(7)
£812,500
(2)
Flats £253,182
(14)
£250,047
(18)
- - -
All £243,722
(16)
£269,584
(22)
£326,519
(23)
£521,286
(7)
£812,500
(2)

Current asking rents in SG6

Average: £959 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SG6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £771 pcm
(2)
- £1,072 pcm
(5)
£1,483 pcm
(3)
-
Flats £716 pcm
(8)
£776 pcm
(1)
- - -
All £727 pcm
(10)
£776 pcm
(1)
£1,072 pcm
(5)
£1,483 pcm
(3)
-

Fun facts for SG6

Highest value in SG6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Sollershott West £1,247,226
Pasture Road £1,173,349
Hitchin Road £1,140,420
Croft Lane £968,374
Willian Way £857,467
Highest turnover in SG6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bowyer Drive 40.0%
Horace Gay Gardens 38.7%
Orchard Close 38.5%
Station Road 37.3%
Chagny Close 33.7%

What Zoopla users think of Letchworth Garden City

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 80% (89 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Letchworth Garden City (0.6 miles)
  • Baldock (1.5 miles)
  • Hitchin (2.8 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (9.8 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (20.3 miles)
  • London City Airport (34.8 miles)
  • Blackfriars Millennium Pier (32.8 miles)
  • Savoy Pier (32.9 miles)
  • Embankment Pier (32.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Hillshott Infant School and Nursery (0.2 miles)
  • Pixmore Junior School (0.5 miles)
  • Garden City Academy (0.6 miles)
  • North Hertfordshire College (0.7 miles)
  • Samuel Whitbread Academy (5.9 miles)
  • Stratton Upper School (7.5 miles)
  • Garden City Montessori School (0.4 miles)
  • Woolgrove School, Special Needs Academy (0.7 miles)
  • St Francis College (0.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,119 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

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £17/mo (£200/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 £24 Electricity £33 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

North Hertfordshire

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £146 /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.

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