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1 bed flat for sale

£95,000

Brookside Avenue, Polegate BN26

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Property description

A 1-bedroomed second (top) floor flat forming part of this popular retirement complex. The flat is situated at the rear of the east wing, overlooking gardens from the properties in Hailsham Road, and features built-in wardrobes in the bedroom, a shower room/wc, and double glazed windows. Guardian Court also provides a 24-hour alarm system, communal heating & hot water (included in monthly charges), a resident estate manager, a communal lounge and laundry room, lifts to all floors, as well as being set within lovely maintained communal gardens where there is also a communal parking area.

Directional Note:

Heading north from our office in Polegate High Street, turn immediately left into Victoria Road. Take the third left into St Leonards Terrace and follow the road into Brookside Avenue. Turn first right, then right again into Guardian Court.

Accommodation:

Front door into -

Entrance Hall:
With telephone point, radiator, recessed cloaks area, good sized built-in storage cupboard which also houses the fuse box.

Sitting Room: 3.93m (12ft 11in) x 3.57m (11ft 9in)
having a double glazed window to the side overlooking gardens from the properties along Hailsham Road, television point, telephone point, double radiator, part glazed door to -

Kitchen: 2.6m (8ft 6in) x 1.51m (4ft 11in)
having sink unit with cupboards under, further base units with cupboards and drawers and worktops above, electric cooker point, appliance space, wall units, double radiator, partly tiled walls, double glazed window to the side.

Bedroom: 5m (16ft 5in) x 2.78m (9ft 1in)
with built-in wardrobe having sliding doors and cupboards above, radiator, double glazed window to the side.

Shower Room:
Consisting of tiled shower cubicle with sliding shower screen door, wall fitted shower and attachment, fitted fold-down seat, wc, wash hand basin, mirror-fronted cabinet, double radiator, extractor fan, built-in shelved linen cupboard.

Outside:
Guardian Court is set within well maintained communal gardens including a communal patio area, which has access from the communal lounge and there is also communal parking.

Council Tax: This property is in Band B. The amount of council tax payable for 2017-2018 is £1,434-80. This information is taken from

EPC = C

The Agents have not tested any of the apparatus, equipment, fittings or services, so cannot verify that they are in working order. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. Items shown in the photographs are not necessarily included in the sale. Room measurements are given for guidance only and should not be relied upon when ordering such items as furniture, appliances or carpets.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £292,458 Sales 234 Current average value £331,990 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £13,634 ▲ 4.28%

Property value data/graphs for BN26

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £473,108 £367 3.2 £419,399
Semi-detached £276,982 £364 2.6 £264,376
Terraced £271,793 £350 2.7 £248,405
Flats £157,807 £253 1.7 £145,106

Current asking prices in BN26

Average: £368,974
Avg. current asking prices in BN26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £277,592
(25)
£349,144
(18)
£601,919
(13)
£490,000
(1)
Flats £121,667
(3)
£159,983
(3)
- - -
All £121,667
(3)
£264,991
(28)
£349,144
(18)
£601,919
(13)
£490,000
(1)

Current asking rents in BN26

Average: £851 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BN26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £1,043 pcm
(4)
£750 pcm
(1)
- -
Flats £585 pcm
(1)
£770 pcm
(5)
- - -
All £585 pcm
(1)
£892 pcm
(9)
£750 pcm
(1)
- -

Fun facts for BN26

Highest value in BN26
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Milton Street, Polegate BN26 £942,822
Litlington £849,825
The Street £775,358
Arlington £754,088
Deans Road £750,051
Highest turnover in BN26
Highest turnover streets Turnover
School Lane 54.5%
Blenheim Way 53.8%
The Furlongs 50.0%
Farmlands Close 45.9%
Western Avenue 45.5%

What Zoopla users think of Polegate

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 78% (23 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Polegate (0.4 miles)
  • Hampden Park (Sussex) (2.6 miles)
  • Berwick (Sussex) (3.4 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (23.5 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (29.2 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (31.8 miles)
  • Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal (8.5 miles)
  • Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal (42.6 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (43.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Polegate Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Willingdon Primary School (1.1 miles)
  • Oakwood Primary Academy (1.9 miles)
  • Sussex Downs College (2.9 miles)
  • Bede's Senior School (3.3 miles)
  • Eastbourne College (4.7 miles)
  • Willingdon Community School (1.0 mile)
  • The Lindfield School (2.0 miles)
  • The Eastbourne Academy (2.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£561 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 9,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £341 /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 £22/mo (£265/yr)
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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 £20 Electricity £29 Estimated energy cost £49/mo

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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

Wealden

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £122 /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 £18 Estimated water cost £27 /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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