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3 bed semi-detached house for sale

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Magazine Farm Way, Colchester CO3

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Property features

  • Fitted Kitchen
  • Double glazing
  • Parking
  • Off Road Parking
  • Great School Catchments
  • Close to A12

Property description

A three bedroom extended semi detached property located in a highly sought after Prettygate area of Colchester. Being in the school catchment area of Philip Morant and within walking distance to the local shops and amenities. An early viewing is advised.

Entrance Hall

Smooth ceiling, radiator, stairs to first floor, door to front.

Cloakroom (8'2 x 6'6)

Low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, tiled splash backs, tiled floor, radiator. (This room was formally a bathroom, we believe that a bath could be put back if required).

Lounge (15'8 x 11'9)

Smooth ceiling, radiator, double glazed window to front, feature fireplace.

Dining Room (10'4 x 7'7)

Smooth ceiling, radiator, tiled floor, Double glazed window to rear, French doors to garden, doors to Kitchen, utility and WC.

Kitchen (11'4 x 7'5)

A fitted kitchen comprising of a range of roll edge work surfaces with cupboards with matching eye level units, inset sink and drainer, part tiled walls, Gas hob with extractor hood over, built in oven, tiled floor, double glazed window to side.

Utility Room (8'2 x 5)

Smooth ceiling, roll edge work surfaces with cupboards under, tiled splash backs.

Conservatory (8'4 x 8'2)

Smooth and textured ceiling, tiled floor, window to rear.


Smooth ceiling, loft hatch with loft ladder, double glazed widow to side.

Bedroom One (14'2 x 11'1)

Textured ceiling, radiator, double glazed window to front

Bedroom Two (11'6 x 11'1)

Textured ceiling, spotlights, radiator, double glazed widow to rear.

Bedroom Three (8'1 x 6'9)

Smooth ceiling, radiator, double glazed to front.

Family Bathroom

A part tiled room fitted with a three piece suite comprising of a low level WC, vanity wash hand basin, paneled bath, electric heated towel rail.


The front of the property is manily laid to lawn. Large drive way providing off road parking for several cars leading to garage and gate giving access to rear.

The rear of the property is mainly laid to lawn, patio area, timber shed.

Garage (19'6 x 8'5)

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £309,860 Sales 566 Current average value £339,118 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £9,820 ▲ 2.98%

Property value data/graphs for CO3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £438,794 £311 3.7 £397,908
Semi-detached £319,715 £312 3.2 £309,002
Terraced £266,891 £307 2.8 £254,573
Flats £195,765 £279 1.9 £171,325

Current asking prices in CO3

Average: £348,286
Avg. current asking prices in CO3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £137,500
Flats £137,500
All £137,500

Current asking rents in CO3

Average: £917 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £416 pcm
£882 pcm
£1,084 pcm
£1,448 pcm
Flats £568 pcm
£757 pcm
£871 pcm
- -
All £530 pcm
£807 pcm
£1,034 pcm
£1,448 pcm

Fun facts for CO3

Highest value in CO3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
St. Clare Road £1,266,826
Fitzwalter Road £968,099
Alton Drive £871,152
Lexden Road £739,570
Peartree Road £739,462
Highest turnover in CO3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Wheatfield Road 65.0%
Whitefriars Way 58.3%
Oxford Road 53.3%
Woden Avenue 50.7%
Woodland Drive 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Colchester

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 80% (217 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Colchester Town (1.6 miles)
  • Colchester (1.6 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (2.6 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (22.8 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (27.0 miles)
  • Manston Airport (42.7 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (8.6 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (8.6 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (17.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Prettygate Infant School (0.4 miles)
  • Prettygate Junior School (0.4 miles)
  • Home Farm Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (1.1 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (1.3 miles)
  • The Yellow House School (13.2 miles)
  • Philip Morant School and College (0.2 miles)
  • St Benedict's Catholic College (0.4 miles)
  • Colchester County High School for Girls (0.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Edward Lee Property Consultants Ltd, CO1 on +44 1206 915701 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,379 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 30,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,079 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£143/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 £37 Electricity £47 Estimated energy cost £84/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: 14400 kWh/year
Electricity: 3900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £160 /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 £19 Sewerage £25 Estimated water cost £44 /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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