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2 bed flat for sale

£180,000 Guide price

Hawks Mill Street, Needham Market, Ipswich IP6

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Property features

  • Spacious two bedroom apartment
  • Close to town centre & amenities
  • Security entrance phone system
  • En-suite to master bedroom
  • Gas central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Lovely sun terrace with elevated views of the stream
  • Allocated parking space
  • No onward chain

Property description

Description Walk a few hundred yards from the High Street down Bridge Street, under the bridge and you arrive at Mill Stream Court on your left hand side. Number 3 is a spacious two bedroom apartment with en-suite to the master bedroom, further shower room, kitchen and living room offering patio doors opening to the most appealing rear patio which extends down to the stream and is enclosed with decorative wrought iron fencing.

The apartment is not only conveniently positioned for the town centre but benefits from security entrance phone system, double glazing, gas central heating and there being no chain beyond.

Outside there is an additional area of garden to the side laid to lawn and a lovely sun terrace immediately to the rear giving an elevated view over the stream from where a variety of wildlife can be appreciated. There is also allocated off-road parking.

About the Area Needham Market is a desirable small town situated in the heart of Mid Suffolk between the towns of Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich. There are a range of everyday amenities and individual shops including butcher, baker, tea shops/cafes, public houses, take-away restaurants, a post office and a Co-op supermarket. There is also a library, community centre, dentist and a good local primary school. Alder Carr Farm offers fresh farm food for sale and a restaurant.

Needham Market also has good transport links with bus and train services into Stowmarket and Ipswich, where there are mainline services to London Liverpool Street Station. A range of events are held throughout the year, including street fairs and raft racing at Needham Lake which is a Conservation Area with a number of countryside walks.

The nearby towns of Stowmarket, Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich provide further amenities, recreational and cultural facilities and a range of individual high street stores.

Directions Proceed down Needham Market High Street towards Stowmarket, turning right onto Hawksmill Street. Proceed under the railway bridge and Mill Stream Court will be found on the right hand side with a tree lined private road leading down to Mill Stream Court.

Agents Note The property is Leasehold on a 999 year lease from March 2006. A full copy of the lease is available in the office for inspection on request.

The accommodation comprises: Communal front door with security entrance to:

Communal Entrance Hall Personal door to the self-contained apartment comprising:

Entrance Hall With coved ceiling, radiator and doors to:

Bedroom Two Approx 9’4 x 8’6 (2.84m x 2.59m) Window to front elevation, radiator and coved ceiling.

Bedroom One Approx 11'2 x 10'10 max (3.40m x 3.30m max) Window to front elevation, radiator, coved ceiling and built-in wardrobe.

En-Suite White suite comprising low level flushing w.C, wall mounted hand wash basin, shower cubicle, wall mounted heated chrome towel ladder, tiled walls, frosted window to side elevation, shaver light and socket, ceiling down lighters and tiled floor.

Shower Room Approx 8’7 x 5’7 (2.62m x 1.70m) Large walk-in shower cubicle, pedestal hand wash basin, low level flushing w.C, wall mounted heated chrome towel ladder, extractor fan, tiled floor, part-tiled walls, ceiling down lighter and shaver light and socket.

Living Room Approx 16’3 x 12’11 (4.95m x 3.94m) Coved ceiling, radiator, window to rear elevation, French doors with side panels to either side to the rear patio looking out over the stream, radiator and open access to:

Kitchen Approx 8’7 x 7’ (2.62m x 2.13m) Work surface with inset bowl and a half sink unit, mixer tap, base cupboards and drawers under, plumbing for automatic washing machine, space for cooker, eye level units, tiled splash backs, tiled floor, window overlooking rear patio and river beyond, extractor fan, coved ceiling, wall mounted gas boiler and radiator.

Outside There is a large rear patio accessed from the living room French doors which borders onto and overlooks the stream. Continuing round the side of the property is a further area of garden which is laid to lawn with various small shrubs and bushes. There is also an allocated car parking space.

Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property for whom they act, give notice that (I) these particulars are a general outline only for the guidance of prospective purchasers or tenants, and do not constitute the whole or any part of an offer or contract (II) Town & Village Properties cannot guarantee the accuracy of any description, dimensions, references to conditions, necessary permissions for use and occupancy and other details contained herein and prospective purchasers or tenants must not rely on them as statements of fact or representations and must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy, (III) No employee of Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty or enter into any contract whatever in relation to the property, (IV) Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) will not be liable in negligence or otherwise, for any loss arising from the use of these particulars and Town & Village Properties (and its subsidiaries and their joint Agents where applicable) have not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor, (V) Photographs will only show certain parts of the property and assumptions should not be made in respect of those parts of the property that have not been photographed. (Items or contents shown in the photographs are not included as part of the sale unless specified otherwise. It should not be assumed the property will remain as shown in the photograph. Photographs are taken using a wide-angle lens.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £265,222 Sales 257 Current average value £309,754 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,122 ▲ 2.69%

Property value data/graphs for IP6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £421,094 £270 3.8 £367,894
Semi-detached £235,809 £247 2.9 £225,429
Terraced £210,298 £251 2.6 £197,613
Flats £135,449 £226 1.6 £111,764

Current asking prices in IP6

Average: £325,451
Avg. current asking prices in IP6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £72,498
(2)
£200,598
(20)
£302,140
(35)
£384,642
(28)
£631,500
(10)
Flats £130,000
(1)
£155,166
(6)
- - -
All £91,665
(3)
£190,114
(26)
£302,140
(35)
£384,642
(28)
£631,500
(10)

Current asking rents in IP6

Average: £723 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in IP6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £687 pcm
(2)
£949 pcm
(1)
£1,499 pcm
(1)
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Flats £480 pcm
(3)
£624 pcm
(2)
- - -
All £480 pcm
(3)
£656 pcm
(4)
£949 pcm
(1)
£1,499 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for IP6

Highest value in IP6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
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Westerfield Lane £593,147
Church Lane £545,551
Catherines Hill £525,090
Meadow View £523,745
Highest turnover in IP6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Fir Tree Lane 70.0%
Keytes Way 60.0%
Alasdair Place 56.2%
The Causeway 54.8%
Valley View Drive 42.9%

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Nearby transport

  • Needham Market (0.3 miles)
  • Stowmarket (3.2 miles)
  • Westerfield (7.1 miles)
  • Norwich International Airport (36.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (39.5 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (43.2 miles)
  • Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing (16.8 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (16.8 miles)
  • Harwich Harbour Ferry Landing (17.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Bosmere Community Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Creeting St Mary Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Trinity Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School (2.4 miles)
  • Inroads (Essex) Ltd (4.2 miles)
  • Westbridge Academy (7.7 miles)
  • Suffolk One (8.1 miles)
  • Stowupland High School (3.1 miles)
  • Stowmarket High School (3.9 miles)
  • Claydon High School (4.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£868 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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Energy

Gas £25 Electricity £34 Estimated energy cost £59/mo

Similar properties could save up to £166

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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

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Mid Suffolk

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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