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2 bed end terrace house for sale

£181,500

Salcombe Road, Reading, Berkshire RG2

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Property features

  • Over 60s only under Homewise's lifetime lease plan
  • Discounts range from 8.5% to 59%
  • The actual price you will pay depends on your age, personal circumstances and property criteria
  • Call for a personalised quote
  • Dual aspect living room
  • Kitchen
  • Conservatory
  • Ground floor bathroom
  • Two bedrooms
  • Off road parking & garden

Property description

Buying this property with a Home for Life Plan discount.

This property Is offered at a reduced price for people aged over 60 through Homewise's Home for Life Plan. Through the Home for Life Plan, anyone aged over sixty can purchase a lifetime lease on this property which discounts the price from its full market value. The size of the discount you are entitled to depends on your age, personal circumstances and property criteria and could be anywhere between 8.5% and 59% from the property’s full market value. The above price is for guidance only. It’s based on our average discount and would be the estimated price payable by a 69-year-old single male. As such, the price you would pay could be higher or lower than this figure.

For more information or a personalised quote, just give us a call. Alternatively, if you are under 60 or would like to purchase this property without a Home for Life Plan at its full market price of £275,000, please contact Romans.


Property description


Situated to the south of Reading stands this end of terrace home which offers access to the M4 at junction 11 along with local commuter routes and amenities. Viewings are highly recommended.

Living Room

Kitchen

Bedroom

Bathroom

Garden

Kitchen pic 2

The information provided about this property does not constitute or form part of an offer or contract, nor may be it be regarded as representations. All interested parties must verify accuracy and your solicitor must verify tenure/lease information, fixtures & fittings and, where the property has been extended/converted, planning/building regulation consents. All dimensions are approximate and quoted for guidance only as are floor plans which are not to scale and their accuracy cannot be confirmed. Reference to appliances and/or services does not imply that they are necessarily in working order or fit for the purpose. Suitable as a retirement home.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £361,466 Sales 490 Current average value £341,798 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£2,224 ▼ -0.65%

Property value data/graphs for RG2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £612,524 £350 4.0 £565,865
Semi-detached £319,791 £342 3.0 £366,417
Terraced £296,085 £342 2.9 £332,707
Flats £218,612 £379 1.7 £227,978

Current asking prices in RG2

Average: £433,016
Avg. current asking prices in RG2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £100,000
(1)
£282,090
(41)
£425,740
(74)
£570,392
(56)
£751,641
(27)
Flats £194,214
(22)
£274,050
(40)
- - -
All £190,117
(23)
£278,120
(81)
£425,740
(74)
£570,392
(56)
£751,641
(27)

Current asking rents in RG2

Average: £1,360 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RG2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £540 pcm
(93)
£1,125 pcm
(4)
£1,305 pcm
(21)
£1,731 pcm
(25)
£2,357 pcm
(15)
Flats £597 pcm
(119)
£1,099 pcm
(31)
£1,192 pcm
(3)
£1,898 pcm
(2)
£2,123 pcm
(1)
All £572 pcm
(212)
£1,102 pcm
(35)
£1,291 pcm
(24)
£1,743 pcm
(27)
£2,342 pcm
(16)

Fun facts for RG2

Highest value in RG2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Lane £1,175,221
Croft Road £962,874
Stansfield Close £914,499
The Manor £855,064
Holder Close £794,776
Highest turnover in RG2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Pippin Grove 61.5%
Midgham Way 61.1%
Longwater Avenue 52.9%
Lindisfarne Way 50.0%
Ella Garett Close 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Reading

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 81% (325 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 4 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 4 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4.5 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Earley (1.8 miles)
  • Reading (1.8 miles)
  • Reading West (2.0 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (21.6 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (37.7 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (38.6 miles)
  • Shepperton Ferry Landing (21.9 miles)
  • Weybridge Ferry Landing (21.9 miles)
  • Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing (25.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Whitley Park Primary and Nursery School (0.5 miles)
  • The Ridgeway Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • The Palmer Primary Academy (0.5 miles)
  • Bradfield College (7.6 miles)
  • Padworth College (7.6 miles)
  • Wellington College (8.2 miles)
  • Reading Girls' School (0.2 miles)
  • The Avenue Special School (0.5 miles)
  • Leighton Park School (0.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£878 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 18,150
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £653 /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 £100,000 Average insurance cost £14/mo (£167/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 £39 Estimated energy cost £70/mo

Similar properties could save up to £249

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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: 10600 kWh/year
Electricity: 3200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Reading

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £115 /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 £13 Sewerage £13 Estimated water cost £26 /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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