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1 bed flat for sale

£250,000

The Picture House, Cheapside, Reading RG1

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Property features

  • Double bedroom
  • Open plan living area
  • Four piece bathroom
  • Double glazing
  • Lift access
  • Fifth floor location
  • Allocated parking space

Property description



Situated in a purpose built development within the heart of Reading town centre stands this upper floor apartment offered to the market with no onward chain complications. Benefitting from access to Reading mainline station and local amenities, viewings are recommended


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan

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Market activity
Average price paid £296,523 Sales 462 Current average value £296,079 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£21 ▼ -0.01%

Property value data/graphs for RG1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £566,928 £366 4.0 £582,365
Semi-detached £408,894 £351 3.5 £439,187
Terraced £291,920 £360 2.9 £303,740
Flats £253,114 £411 1.7 £248,497

Current asking prices in RG1

Average: £288,417
Avg. current asking prices in RG1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £137,162
(4)
£267,330
(40)
£357,999
(38)
£489,422
(16)
£519,988
(4)
Flats £197,711
(76)
£273,053
(66)
£367,500
(4)
- -
All £194,684
(80)
£270,893
(106)
£358,903
(42)
£489,422
(16)
£519,988
(4)

Current asking rents in RG1

Average: £1,414 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £632 pcm
(93)
£988 pcm
(22)
£1,218 pcm
(45)
£1,711 pcm
(51)
£2,199 pcm
(42)
Flats £747 pcm
(218)
£1,098 pcm
(92)
£1,325 pcm
(4)
£1,874 pcm
(4)
£2,249 pcm
(1)
All £713 pcm
(311)
£1,077 pcm
(114)
£1,227 pcm
(49)
£1,723 pcm
(55)
£2,201 pcm
(43)

Fun facts for RG1

Highest value in RG1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Lancaster Close £723,696
Downshire Square £699,878
Allcroft Road £657,232
Morgan Road £649,394
Cadugan Place £611,641
Highest turnover in RG1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
The Old Lane 72.7%
Crown Place 63.6%
Deansgate Road 46.7%
Granby Court 45.7%
Highbridge Wharf 44.4%

What Zoopla users think of Reading

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 82% (309 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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Nearby transport

  • Reading (0.3 miles)
  • Reading West (0.6 miles)
  • Tilehurst (2.5 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (22.3 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (38.6 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (39.0 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (23.0 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (23.1 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (26.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Civitas Academy (0.2 miles)
  • Oxford Road Community School (0.4 miles)
  • Coley Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • UTC Reading (1.7 miles)
  • TLG Reading (3.0 miles)
  • The Henley College (6.3 miles)
  • The Deenway Montessori School (0.7 miles)
  • Kendrick School (0.7 miles)
  • The Abbey School Reading (0.8 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,136 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

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 £75,000 Average insurance cost £16/mo (£194/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 £21 Electricity £28 Estimated energy cost £49/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: 6100 kWh/year
Electricity: 2100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Reading

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £153 /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 £9 Sewerage £10 Estimated water cost £19 /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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