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3 bed semi-detached house for sale


Marasca End, Holt Drive, Colchester CO2

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Property features

  • Good Sized & Well Presented Three Bedroom Semi
  • Situated In A Cul-De-Sac & On A Good Sized Corner Plot
  • Excellent Access To Local Schools, Shops & Amenities
  • Short Drive To The Town Centre & Train Station
  • Garage & Off Street Parking
  • Private Enclosed Rear Garden

Property description

As the vendor's chosen sole agents, Palmer and Partners are delighted to offer for sale this good sized and well presented three bedroom semi detached property, benefiting from a garage and off street parking. The property is situated in a cul-de-sac and on a good sized corner plot, to the South of Colchester, providing excellent access to local schools, shops and amenities. It is also a short drive or bus journey from the town centre and train station with its mainline links to London Liverpool Street. Internally the accommodation comprises of an entrance hallway, open plan lounge/diner and a fitted kitchen on the ground floor, with the first floor benefiting from three good sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property is further enhanced by having a private enclosed rear garden. We would strongly recommend an early internal viewing to avoid disappointment. EPC: Tbc

Door To Entrance Hallway
Internal door through to the garage and access to the lounge/diner.

Lounge/Diner 5.23m (17'2') Max x 6.05m (19'10')
Double radiator x2, stairs rising to the first floor landing, an under stairs storage cupboard and double glazed patio doors to rear giving access to the garden.

Kitchen 3.02m (9'11') x 1.98m (6'6')
Space for a fridge/freezer, wooden laminated work surface with cupboards and drawers under, space for a washing machine and cooker with a fitted extractor over, range of eye level cupboards, wall mounted gas boiler, further wooden laminated work surface with cupboards and drawers under, stainless steel sink and drainer set into surface, double glazed window to rear and tiled splash backs surrounding the work surfaces.

First Floor Landing
Airing cupboard and loft access.

Bedroom One 3.48m (11'5') x 3.12m (10'3')
Double glazed window to rear, double radiator and built in wardrobes.

Bedroom Two 3.25m (10'8') x 2.97m (9'9')
Double glazed window to front and a single radiator.

Bedroom Three 2.36m (7'9') x 2.21m (7'3')
Double glazed window to front and a double radiator.

First Floor Family Bathroom
Panel enclosed bath with a shower over, low level WC, pedestal hand wash basin, double glazed window to rear and a single radiator.

To the front of the property there is an attractive lawned area and a driveway providing off street parking. This in turn leads to the integral single-width garage which has an up and over door, as well as power and lighting connected. There is side access to the rear garden which commences with a concrete patio area and the remainder is mainly laid to lawn. It is fully enclosed by wooden panel fencing and hedging borders.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £225,587 Sales 597 Current average value £239,507 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,147 ▲ 2.63%

Property value data/graphs for CO2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £369,561 £283 3.6 £350,679
Semi-detached £252,049 £262 3.0 £246,382
Terraced £220,070 £260 2.8 £216,645
Flats £166,883 £247 1.8 £156,074

Current asking prices in CO2

Average: £251,864
Avg. current asking prices in CO2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £205,052
Flats £141,227
- -
All £141,227

Current asking rents in CO2

Average: £937 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £498 pcm
£797 pcm
£1,108 pcm
£1,524 pcm
Flats £734 pcm
£889 pcm
£1,615 pcm
£1,783 pcm
All £731 pcm
£882 pcm
£1,291 pcm
£1,654 pcm

Fun facts for CO2

Highest value in CO2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Layer Road £867,492
Colchester Road £623,767
Hardys Green £524,324
Abberton Road £504,200
Wavell Avenue £498,677
Highest turnover in CO2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Cannons Close 60.0%
Pier Close 58.3%
James Parnell Drive 57.1%
Madeley Close 53.8%
Shrub End Road 47.4%

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Nearby transport

  • Wivenhoe (2.0 miles)
  • Colchester Town (2.2 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (2.3 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (21.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (28.9 miles)
  • Manston Airport (40.1 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (5.9 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (6.0 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (16.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Cherry Tree Primary School and Speech and Language Unit (0.1 miles)
  • Monkwick Junior School (1.0 mile)
  • Monkwick Infant and Nursery School (1.0 mile)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (2.6 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (2.8 miles)
  • Belstead House Adult Education Centre (15.1 miles)
  • The Thomas Lord Audley School (1.0 mile)
  • Colchester High School (2.4 miles)
  • Colchester Royal Grammar School (2.4 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,182 Monthly total
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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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £300,000 Contents value up to £35,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£154/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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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 C Council tax cost £142 /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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