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3 bed semi-detached house for sale

£300,000

Straight Road, Colchester, Essex CO3

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Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Property description

**guide price of £300,000 to £325,000**

This immaculate three bedroom, family home is situated on the popular Straight Road, to the West of Colchester. Having been recently renovated, this property has a stylish finish throughout and is ready for a family to move straight in. Other benefits include, a large attractive kitchen/diner, open plan lounge/diner, downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor, three well proportioned bedrooms and an upstairs bathroom. Outside, a substantial well maintained rear garden and to the front, off road parking for four cars.

You enter this property via an entrance porch, which leads through to the entrance hall, from here all of the downstairs accommodation is accessible. Also on the ground floor is an attractive kitchen/dining room, which currently houses a selection of modern units, space for appliances and plenty of room for dining. Glass double doors lead through to a spacious lounge/diner, providing plenty of space to relax. A cloakroom is also located on the ground floor.

On the first floor you have three bedrooms and a family bathroom. Two of the bedrooms are double in size with one further single. All of the bedrooms are in good decorative order with double glazed windows. In the family bathroom, you will find a suite comprising of, bath with shower over, low level WC, wash hand basin, tiled walls and obscure double glazed window.

Outside the property you benefit from off road parking for four cars and a large rear garden. This garden is a real selling point for this home, mainly laid to lawn, with a patio area and an outbuilding.



Entrance Hall

Cloakroom
1.18m x 0.79m (3' 10" x 2' 7")

Lounge/Diner
8.67m x 2.12m (28' 5" x 6' 11")

Kitchen/Diner
5.80m x 4.84m (19' x 15' 11")

Landing

Master Bedroom
3.71m x 3.36m (12' 2" x 11')

Second Bedroom
4.60m x 3.34m (15' 1" x 10' 11")

Third Bedroom
2.75m x 2.12m (9' x 6' 11")

Family Bathroom
1.80m x 1.79m (5' 11" x 5' 10")


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £306,919 Sales 576 Current average value £337,981 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £17,696 ▲ 5.53%

Property value data/graphs for CO3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £441,272 £314 3.7 £395,640
Semi-detached £314,522 £306 3.2 £304,692
Terraced £266,210 £308 2.8 £251,435
Flats £194,588 £282 1.9 £171,445

Current asking prices in CO3

Average: £350,541
Avg. current asking prices in CO3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £137,500
(2)
£287,441
(18)
£329,799
(89)
£408,104
(81)
£488,750
(12)
Flats £137,500
(2)
£207,210
(19)
£239,000
(5)
£350,000
(2)
-
All £137,500
(4)
£246,241
(37)
£324,969
(94)
£406,704
(83)
£488,750
(12)

Current asking rents in CO3

Average: £939 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £433 pcm
(1)
£901 pcm
(1)
£1,174 pcm
(5)
£1,543 pcm
(8)
-
Flats £614 pcm
(11)
£767 pcm
(10)
£862 pcm
(2)
- -
All £599 pcm
(12)
£779 pcm
(11)
£1,085 pcm
(7)
£1,543 pcm
(8)
-

Fun facts for CO3

Highest value in CO3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
St. Clare Road £1,272,041
Fitzwalter Road £965,808
Alton Drive £874,969
Peartree Road £741,439
Lexden Road £733,244
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 - 79% (210 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Colchester Town (2.1 miles)
  • Colchester (2.3 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (3.0 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (22.1 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (26.6 miles)
  • Manston Airport (42.4 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (8.6 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (8.6 miles)
  • Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing (17.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Gosbecks Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Prettygate Infant School (0.5 miles)
  • Prettygate Junior School (0.5 miles)
  • Colchester Institute (1.8 miles)
  • The Sixth Form College Colchester (1.9 miles)
  • The Yellow House School (13.2 miles)
  • Philip Morant School and College (0.8 miles)
  • The Stanway School (1.0 mile)
  • St Benedict's Catholic College (1.0 mile)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,370 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 £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£152/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

Colchester

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £150 /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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