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Firepool View, Taunton TA1

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Property features

  • Popular FIrepool Lock Development
  • Top Floor
  • Views of the hills and town centre
  • Modern & Economical
  • Allocated Parking

Property description


Summary
Located in the desirable Firepool area of Taunton and boasting stunning views of the Blackdown Hills and town, this modern and economical top floor apartment provides a modern edge of town living with great access to Taunton's main train station. Larger than others within the development.

Description
Located within a favourable position within the popular Firepool Lock development and benefiting from one allocated parking space this modern and low eminence top floor apartment was build by Crest Nicholson with a high standard of centenary kitchen and bathroom fittings and fixtures. Accommodation in brief comprises of Entrance Hall with utility cupboard, open planned Living/Dining?Kitchen area, Master Bedroom with En-suite and Bedroom 2 with separate Bathroom. Internal viewing highly recommended to appreciate the views and size of this apartment. An ideal first property or buy to let investment.

Communal Entrance Hall
Doors to front and rear, stairs rising to top floor.

Private Entrance Hall
Front door leading to generous size hallway with double utility/cloak cupboard containing plumbing for washing machine, radiator and intercom system.

Kitchen/dining/living Room 22' 7" x 12' 8" max ( 6.88m x 3.86m max )
Double glazed Juliet balcony and window to rear aspect, double glazed window to side aspect, radiator, television and telephone points. Views of the Blackdown Hills and town centre.

Kitchen area with a selection of fitted wall and base level units, one and half bowl sink and drainer with work top, integrated electric oven with gas hob and cooker hood. Integrated fridge/freezer.

Bedroom 1 15' 2" x 8' 9" ( 4.62m x 2.67m )
Double glazed window to rear aspect with views of hills and town centre, radiator, television and telephone points.

En-Suite
Suite comprising of shower in cubicle, wash hand basin, WC, partly tiled, shaver point and heated hand towel rail.

Bedroom 2 11' 3" x 8' 8" ( 3.43m x 2.64m )
Double glazed window to rear aspect, radiator

Bathroom
Suite comprising of heated hand towel rail, bath with mixer taps and shower over, wash hand basin, extractor fan, shaver point, WC, partial tiling.

Parking
One allocated parking space

directions
From Taunton proceed in a northerly direction along North Street and into Bridge Street turning right at the major set of traffic lights to Station Road. Take the turning right just before the main turning for the train station and proceed along this road taking a right into the development and then first left. Proceed to the corner of the development where the apartment block will be on your left.

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5: Connells has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6: Connells has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £221,850 Sales 658 Current average value £242,535 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,263 ▲ 3.53%

Property value data/graphs for TA1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £362,281 £267 3.7 £343,577
Semi-detached £239,193 £233 3.1 £228,386
Terraced £199,772 £225 2.7 £186,382
Flats £165,278 £244 1.8 £148,326

Current asking prices in TA1

Average: £207,379
Avg. current asking prices in TA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £154,975
(2)
£192,296
(13)
£228,267
(26)
£341,133
(15)
£350,000
(1)
Flats £115,992
(13)
£167,270
(29)
£167,500
(1)
- -
All £121,190
(15)
£175,016
(42)
£226,016
(27)
£341,133
(15)
£350,000
(1)

Current asking rents in TA1

Average: £713 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £550 pcm
(1)
£645 pcm
(5)
£797 pcm
(10)
£1,352 pcm
(3)
£1,213 pcm
(2)
Flats £483 pcm
(12)
£660 pcm
(9)
- - -
All £488 pcm
(13)
£654 pcm
(14)
£797 pcm
(10)
£1,352 pcm
(3)
£1,214 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for TA1

Highest value in TA1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Fons George Road £626,071
Copper Beeches £606,174
Batts Park £594,929
Highlands £564,036
Mount Nebo £562,139
Highest turnover in TA1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Wilfred Road 55.8%
Northfield Gardens 53.2%
Tower Street 53.1%
Romney Mead 50.0%
Mount Street 49.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Taunton (0.3 miles)
  • Bridgwater (8.6 miles)
  • Tiverton Parkway (13.6 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (24.3 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (28.1 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (29.8 miles)
  • Bridgwater Ferry Terminal (9.5 miles)
  • Minehead Harbour (21.1 miles)
  • Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour (23.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St James Church School (0.3 miles)
  • Priorswood Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • St Andrew's Church School (0.5 miles)
  • King's College (0.8 miles)
  • Taunton School (0.9 miles)
  • Wadham School (16.4 miles)
  • Sky College (0.5 miles)
  • Selworthy Special School (0.8 miles)
  • Taunton Preparatory School (0.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£888 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 17,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £629 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £650,000 Contents value up to £65,000 Average insurance cost £37/mo (£448/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 £23 Electricity £36 Estimated energy cost £59/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: 7500 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Taunton Deane

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £121 /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 £21 Sewerage £21 Estimated water cost £42 /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.

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