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2 bed flat for sale

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Keel Point, Ship Wharf, Colchester CO2

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Property features

  • Tenure: Leasehold

Property description

Forge Homes are delighted to offer for sale this immaculately presented fourth floor luxury apartment conveniently located within close proximity to The University of Essex and Hythe Railway station. This beautiful apartment offers two double bedrooms and two bathrooms, an open plan contemporary kitchen/dining/lounge area and a private balcony with riverside views. There is also secure underground parking for one vehicle. The property is offered chain free and benefits from a long lease. This apartment is ideal for a first time buyer or investment buyer as the estimated monthly rental figure is £950pcm.



Entrance Hallway
Laminate wood flooring, cupboard housing water tank and meters, entry phone system, doors to;

Lounge/Kitchen/Dining Room
21' 4" x 13' 5" (6.50m x 4.10m) A range of matching eye and base level units with complementary work surface over, integrated oven with hob and extractor over, integrated fridge, freezer and washing machine, inset stainless steel sink with drainer unit, laminate wood flooring, double glazed sliding patio doors leading to balcony

Bedroom One
10' 10" x 10' 10" (3.30m x 3.30m) Full length and width double glazed window to rear aspect, built in double mirrored wardrobe, carpeted flooring door to;

En-Suite
A luxury fitted suite offering a large shower cubicle, low level W.C., wall mounted wash hand basin, heated towel rail, part tiled walls and tiled floor.

Bedroom Two
11' 6" x 6' 11" (3.50m x 2.10m) Double glazed window to rear aspect, carpeted flooring

Bathroom
Fitted three piece bathroom suite offering a tile enclosed bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin, low flush W.C., heated towel rail, part tiled walls and tiled floors.

Secure Under-Croft Parking
One allocated parking space

Lease


Although Forge Homes have not seen sight of the lease, we believe there are 120 years remaining and the following charges are applicable;

Ground Rent: £175 paid biannually
Service Charge: £87 per month


Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £234,897 Sales 535 Current average value £241,370 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,258 ▲ 2.23%

Property value data/graphs for CO2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £374,024 £287 3.6 £370,980
Semi-detached £258,059 £263 3.0 £257,905
Terraced £221,635 £262 2.8 £224,710
Flats £163,181 £248 1.8 £157,769

Current asking prices in CO2

Average: £256,308
Avg. current asking prices in CO2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £220,140
(37)
£269,022
(99)
£373,391
(23)
£432,600
(5)
Flats £130,492
(6)
£173,105
(38)
- - £390,000
(1)
All £130,492
(6)
£196,309
(75)
£269,022
(99)
£373,391
(23)
£425,500
(6)

Current asking rents in CO2

Average: £948 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £814 pcm
(6)
£1,078 pcm
(18)
£1,440 pcm
(5)
£2,201 pcm
(1)
Flats £708 pcm
(31)
£880 pcm
(55)
£1,382 pcm
(3)
£1,550 pcm
(3)
£2,500 pcm
(2)
All £708 pcm
(31)
£873 pcm
(61)
£1,121 pcm
(21)
£1,481 pcm
(8)
£2,401 pcm
(3)

Fun facts for CO2

Highest value in CO2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Layer Road £908,050
The Folley £811,312
High Road £756,547
Colchester Road £655,182
Hardys Green £531,166
Highest turnover in CO2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Pier Close 75.0%
Madeley Close 69.2%
Cannons Close 60.0%
Tarragona Mews 56.2%
Lungley Rise 54.5%

What Zoopla users think of Colchester

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 79% (235 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Hythe (Essex) (0.3 miles)
  • Colchester Town (1.1 miles)
  • Colchester (2.0 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (23.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (29.6 miles)
  • Manston Airport (41.4 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (6.7 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (6.8 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (14.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Kendall Church of England Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Unity Primary Academy (0.6 miles)
  • Old Heath Community Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Suffolk One (13.6 miles)
  • Westbridge Academy (15.4 miles)
  • Southend YMCA Community School (24.8 miles)
  • Colchester Academy (1.0 mile)
  • The Thomas Lord Audley School (1.4 miles)
  • Colchester High School (1.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£888 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 18,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £647 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £111,000 Average insurance cost £21/mo (£247/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 £25 Electricity £33 Estimated energy cost £58/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: 8200 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Colchester

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £124 /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 £16 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £38 /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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