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2 bed detached house for sale

£420,000

Cornwall Road, Rochester ME1

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Single garage
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Extended accommodation
  • Popular quiet location
  • Immediate vacant possession

Property description

Premier location and great potential. This extended, two double bedroomed detached house set in a quiet residential area off Maidstone Road, offers an excellent opportunity for further alterations, subject to the usual permissions. Set on a good sized plot with west facing garden overlooking the allotments, the house has a large sitting room, dining room and conservatory. There is a shared driveway leading to a larger than usual single garage. Ideally situated for the grammar and primary schools, a local parade of shops, the local tennis club, nature reserve, allotments and within a half mile of Kings and St Andrews private schools. Historic Rochester High Street has a range of independent shops, cafes and restaurants along with the Norman Castle, Cathedral and riverside walks. The mainline station has hi-speed services to London and there are good access roads to the A2, M2 and M20, Bluewater shopping centre and Ebbsfleet International railway station. As vendors sole agent we recommend your internal viewing.
Entrance door to
entrance hall: Double glazed windows to front, radiator, understairs cupboard, stairs to first floor
kitchen: 12’ x 8’, double glazed window to front, fitted wall and base units, laminate worktops with inset one and a half bowl sink unit, fitted gas hob with extractor hood over, fitted electric oven, plumbed for washing machine, built-in larder cupboard, stable door to garden
sitting room: 21’ x 15’ max, double glazed windows to rear overlooking garden, fitted gas fire with back boiler for central heating and hot water, radiators, coved ceiling, double glazed window and door to
conservatory: 9’8 x 9’3, brick built conservatory with double glazed windows, double glazed door to garden, wooden flooring
dining room: 12’ x 11’, double glazed picture window to conservatory, radiator, picture rail, coved ceiling
first floor landing: Double glazed window to side, radiator, access to loft space, built-in cupboard
bedroom: One: 15’ x 11’, double glazed window to rear overlooking garden and allotments, radiator, coved ceiling
bedroom two: 12’ x 11’, double glazed window to rear overlooking garden and allotments, radiator, picture rail, access via fold down step ladder to loft room
bathroom: Double glazed window to front, panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, separate shower cubicle with electric shower, towel radiator, ceramic tiled splashback, wooden flooring
separate WC: Double glazed window to front, corner basin, low level w.C
loft room: 26’11 x 6’2, double glazed velux window to front, a useable room, fitted carpet, power & light, storage area with hot water cylinder, (restricted head height)
exterior: Front garden: Low walled boundary, steps to house and side gate, flower and shrub beds, gate to side area, wooden shed, block built shed path to rear garden: Mainly laid to lawn, patio area, block rear wall and gate leading to further overgrown garden. Shared driveway leading to large garage: Sliding doors, work pit, door to garden, window to rear.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £281,515 Sales 369 Current average value £287,333 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,411 ▲ 3.02%

Property value data/graphs for ME1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £495,214 £318 3.8 £393,057
Semi-detached £313,608 £299 3.2 £324,444
Terraced £249,482 £281 2.9 £271,580
Flats £198,782 £301 1.8 £178,233

Current asking prices in ME1

Average: £322,052
Avg. current asking prices in ME1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £389,995
(1)
£227,480
(25)
£304,565
(72)
£463,814
(27)
£504,042
(12)
Flats £157,288
(13)
£215,878
(29)
£372,500
(2)
- -
All £173,910
(14)
£221,249
(54)
£306,402
(74)
£463,814
(27)
£504,042
(12)

Current asking rents in ME1

Average: £982 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in ME1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £802 pcm
(1)
£899 pcm
(7)
£1,320 pcm
(12)
£1,368 pcm
(3)
-
Flats £730 pcm
(9)
£846 pcm
(14)
- £1,352 pcm
(1)
£1,499 pcm
(1)
All £737 pcm
(10)
£864 pcm
(21)
£1,320 pcm
(12)
£1,364 pcm
(4)
£1,499 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for ME1

Highest value in ME1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Priestfields £772,773
Golding Close £652,296
Watts Avenue £604,132
Lillymonte Drive £601,973
Horsted Way £570,565
Highest turnover in ME1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Esplanade 60.0%
St. Bartholomews Terrace 57.1%
Hybrid Close 56.2%
Thomas Street 51.2%
Gravel Walk 47.6%

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Nearby transport

  • Rochester (0.7 miles)
  • Chatham (0.9 miles)
  • Strood (Kent) (1.2 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (15.8 miles)
  • London City Airport (21.1 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (33.9 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (7.3 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (7.6 miles)
  • Woolwich Arsenal Pier (20.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Peter's Infant School (0.2 miles)
  • St William of Perth Roman Catholic Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • St Andrew's School (Rochester) (0.4 miles)
  • MidKent College (2.2 miles)
  • Medway UTC (2.5 miles)
  • Palmer's College (9.6 miles)
  • The Rochester Grammar School (0.5 miles)
  • Rochester Independent College (0.5 miles)
  • Trinity School and College (0.6 miles)
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Machin Lane Partnership, ME1 on +44 1634 799572 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,849 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 42,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,511 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £300,000 Contents value up to £30,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£122/yr)
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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 £51 Electricity £51 Estimated energy cost £102/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: 17900 kWh/year
Electricity: 4100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Medway

Estimated tax band E Council tax cost £187 /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 £26 Estimated water cost £39 /mo
Water costs explained

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Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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