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2 bed flat for sale

£184,950

Fortescue House, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14

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Property features

  • First Floor Apartment
  • Two Bedrooms
  • Stylish Modern Development
  • Well Presented Throughout
  • Open Plan Living/Kitchen Room with Balcony
  • PVCu Double Glazed and Electric Heating
  • Close to Town Centre
  • Allocated Parking Space
  • EPC Rating C

Property description

Situation Fortescue House is a purpose built three storey block of stylish apartments completed in 2015. Conveniently situated close to the town centre in a river side location within reach of a wide range of local amenities.

Trowbridge is the County Town of Wiltshire and has benefited from significant investment in development, which is still on-going, offers a good range of schooling for all ages, excellent shopping, restaurants and leisure facilities including a multiplex cinema and sports centre. Trowbridge is easily accessible from the M4 and has a railway station providing regular services to Salisbury and Southampton to the south and Bath and Bristol to the northwest. Surrounded by open countryside with picturesque villages scattered around offering history and character there is an abundance of leisure opportunities to meet most peoples needs.

Description Impressive riverside development offering 24 contemporary two double bedroom apartments set over three floors with lift facilities and all finished to a high standard by the renowned Ashford Homes.

This stylish first floor apartment is beautifully presented including laminate flooring throughout with fully fitted kitchen and open plan living room with balcony, two bedrooms and luxury bathroom. The apartment benefits from electric heating, PVCu double glazing and an allocated parking space. No Onward Chain. An internal viewing is recommended.

Directions From our office in the Centre of Trowbridge proceed down Castle Street and at the roundabout at the bottom of the hill turn right into Court Street and Fortescue House is directly ahead.

Accommodation

main communal entrance hall Secure entrance system. Individual post boxes and access to the communal bin storage area. Stairs and lift to upper floors.

First floor communal landing Automatic lighting and fire doors. Lift to all floors. Stairs to all floors.

Entrance hall Secure entrance door. Entry phone system. Generous airing/cloak cupboard with hot water cylinder. Electric heater. Laminate flooring.

Open plan living / kitchen room 16' 5" x 15' 6" (5m x 4.72m)

living area PVCu double glazed window to the front. PVCu double glazed french doors opening onto balcony. Two Electric heaters. Laminate flooring.

Kitchen area Range of attractive matching wall and base units with square edged worktops and upstands. Integral appliances of double oven, four ring ceramic hob with stainless steel splash back and chimney hood over, integrated dishwasher and integrated fridge freezer. Tiled flooring.

Master bedroom 10' x 15' 6" (3.05m x 4.72m) PVCu double glazed windows to the front. Built in double wardrobe with sliding doors. Electric heater. Laminate flooring.

Bedroom two 10' x 11' 9" (3.05m x 3.58m) PVCu double glazed windows to the front and side. Electric heater. Laminate flooring.

Bathroom 6' 3" x 7' 9" (1.91m x 2.36m) Obscure PVCu double glazed window to the side. Luxury white suite comprising panelled bath with shower screen and thermostatic shower over, low level WC with concealed flush and semi-pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled splashbacks. Towel rail. Tiled flooring.

Externally

parking To the side of the property is a large car park with allocated parking space.

Council tax The property is in Band C with the amount payable for 2017/18 being £1,529.01.

Tenure The property is leasehold, 999 years from 2015. We are advised that the service charge is £605.40 per annum and the ground rent is £125 per annum.

Services Main services of electricity, water and drainage are connected. Central heating is from individually controllable electrical panel heaters and a hot water electric immersion heater.

Lettings and management Kavanaghs offers a comprehensive Lettings and Management Service. Fortescue House has an estimated rental income in the region of £795pcm. For more information or if we can be of any assistance with your rental needs please do not hesitate to contact our Lettings Department on .

Viewings To arrange a viewing please call or email

code 9229 22.12.17

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £247,629 Sales 749 Current average value £262,430 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,495 ▲ 2.14%

Property value data/graphs for BA14

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £365,336 £263 3.8 £356,261
Semi-detached £231,296 £228 3.2 £229,345
Terraced £191,903 £230 2.7 £189,174
Flats £136,780 £229 1.7 £130,709

Current asking prices in BA14

Average: £298,647
Avg. current asking prices in BA14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £184,992
(25)
£276,984
(61)
£368,486
(46)
£592,172
(18)
Flats £159,918
(19)
£231,215
(32)
£209,667
(3)
- -
All £159,918
(19)
£210,942
(57)
£273,829
(64)
£368,486
(46)
£592,172
(18)

Current asking rents in BA14

Average: £940 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BA14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £761 pcm
(7)
£875 pcm
(15)
£1,001 pcm
(8)
£2,050 pcm
(2)
Flats £584 pcm
(3)
£732 pcm
(7)
- - -
All £584 pcm
(3)
£747 pcm
(14)
£875 pcm
(15)
£1,001 pcm
(8)
£2,050 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for BA14

Highest value in BA14
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Westwood Road £745,017
Albany Close £710,048
Littleton £688,508
Leigh Road £674,056
Home Farm Close £624,897
Highest turnover in BA14
Highest turnover streets Turnover
St. Georges Court 68.0%
Bishopsmead 63.6%
Bythesea Road 62.0%
Vinescroft 58.8%
Allen Road 58.8%

What Zoopla users think of Trowbridge

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 74% (52 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
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  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
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Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Trowbridge (0.3 miles)
  • Bradford-on-Avon (2.6 miles)
  • Avoncliff (3.5 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (22.5 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (40.5 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (44.9 miles)
  • Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing (18.5 miles)
  • Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing (18.7 miles)
  • Castle Park Ferry Landing (18.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Newtown Community Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • St John's Catholic Primary School, Trowbridge (0.3 miles)
  • Oasis Academy Longmeadow (0.5 miles)
  • Frome Community College (6.9 miles)
  • Bath Academy (8.1 miles)
  • King's Bruton (17.9 miles)
  • St Augustine's Catholic College (0.5 miles)
  • The John of Gaunt School (0.5 miles)
  • The Clarendon Academy (0.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£922 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 18,495
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £665 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £350,000 Contents value up to £40,000 Average insurance cost £11/mo (£135/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 £24 Electricity £32 Estimated energy cost £56/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

Wiltshire

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £148 /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.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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