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2 bed flat for sale

£95,000

Argyll Square, Oban PA34

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Property features

  • Top floor
  • 2 bedrooms/1 bathroom
  • In Oban town centre location
  • Excellent buy to let investment or first home
  • Modern decoration throughout
  • EPC Rating - Band C
  • Want to book a viewing? Call Lucy today!

Property description

Overview A well-proportioned two bedroom top floor flat, conveniently situated on Argyll Square in the heart of Oban. The property boasts an open plan kitchen and lounge area, a bright and airy room due to dual aspect windows, with McCaigs tower clearly visible from the kitchen window! The breakfast bar in the kitchen makes the ideal place to sit and enjoy the view. A central hallway leads onto a generous bathroom, tiled throughout in neutral colours and features a freestanding bath. A large Velux window bathes this room in natural light. At the end of the hall are two double bedrooms. Storage is provided in the form of a cloakroom off the hall, perfect for outside coats and shoes and extra space for storage. In addition to this there is a separate store cupboard in the communal close. The property benefits from electric storage heating, with double glazing throughout. Viewing is a must to appreciate all this property has to offer.

Outside The flat faces South West and overlooks Argyll Square in the heart of Oban. There is nearby on-street permit parking, a permit can be obtained from Argyll & Bute Council. The close is well kept and maintenance by the other flats owners.

Location Oban is a thriving town, popular with locals and visitors alike, and is one of Scotland's top tourist destinations. Oban's high street has a range of shops, restaurants, cafes, cinema and leisure facilities. There are also schools, a local hospital and access to the inner and outer isles via the frequent ferry services that operate from Oban harbour. The town also has a train and bus station both of which are walking distance from the property. The A85 which runs through Oban provides a direct link to major towns and cities including Fort William to the North, Glasgow to the East and Lochgilphead and Campbeltown to the South.

Services Mains water and drainage, Electric Storage heaters

council tax Argyll & Bute Council - Band C

viewings Would you like to view this property? Please call our local agent, Lucy to arrange your viewing /

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £159,113 Sales 136 Current average value £177,658 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,154 ▲ 1.81%

Property value data/graphs for PA34

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £294,419 £190 3.8 £263,339
Semi-detached £171,064 £158 3.0 £121,000
Terraced £157,665 £160 2.6 £155,388
Flats £121,514 £165 2.1 £107,500

Current asking prices in PA34

Average: £298,712
Avg. current asking prices in PA34
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £65,000
(1)
£115,000
(1)
£217,500
(12)
£343,139
(14)
£381,993
(7)
Flats - £150,000
(1)
- - -
All £65,000
(1)
£132,500
(2)
£217,500
(12)
£343,139
(14)
£381,993
(7)

Current asking rents in PA34

Avg. current asking prices in PA34
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats - - - - -
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Fun facts for PA34

Highest value in PA34
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Ganavan Sands £464,974
Kilmelford, Oban PA34 £431,823
Glencruitten, Oban PA34 £366,415
Ganavan Road £364,569
Clachan Seil, Oban PA34 £330,277
Highest turnover in PA34
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Cowan Place 47.1%
Aros Close 41.7%
Park Road 39.3%
Combie Lane 30.8%
Burnside Place 29.4%

What Zoopla users think of Oban

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  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 76%

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Nearby transport

  • Oban (0.1 miles)
  • Connel Ferry (4.3 miles)
  • Taynuilt (9.0 miles)
  • Oban Airport (4.5 miles)
  • Glasgow Airport (54.7 miles)
  • Islay Airport (58.9 miles)
  • Oban North Pier Ferry Terminal (0.2 miles)
  • Oban Ferry Terminal (0.2 miles)
  • Oban Kerrera Ferry (1.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Rockfield Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • St Columba's Gaelic Unit (0.9 miles)
  • St Columba's Primary School (0.9 miles)
  • Oban High School (0.4 miles)
  • Ballet West (9.3 miles)
  • Ardnamurchan High School (20.6 miles)
  • Drummore School (0.9 miles)
  • White Gates Learning Centre (26.2 miles)
  • Tobermory High School (27.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£597 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 In association with RBS

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £15/mo (£183/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 £31 Electricity £49 Estimated energy cost £80/mo

Similar properties could save up to £278

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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 size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 11600 kWh/year
Electricity: 3800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Argyll and Bute

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £108 /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 £22 Sewerage £31 Estimated water cost £53 /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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