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2 bed flat for sale

£115,000

Mansell Drive, Borstal ME1

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Single garage
  • Cash buyers only
  • Two bedrooms
  • Fitted kitchen, hob & oven
  • Double glazing
  • Front & rear gardens
  • Garage in A bloc

Property description

Offered for sale with No Onward Chain, this two bedroomed ground floor flat has a short lease, hence being available only for cash buyers. Located in a popular residential cul-de-sac in Borstal village, a few hundred yards from the local Marina, Riverside and village shops. The flat has front and rear gardens, double glazing, fitted kitchen with hob and oven, modern bathroom suite, cavity wall insulation and garage in a bloc closeby. Rochester centre with its independent shops, cafes, restaurants and mainline station with hi-speed services to London is within 1½ miles. Call to view internally.

Double glazed entrance door to

entrance hall: Built-in cupboards, built-in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, electric radiator
lounge: 13’ x 11’5, double glazed window to rear, storage radiator, coved ceiling, laminate flooring
kitchen: 10’ x 7’, double glazed window to rear, fitted wall and base cupboards, laminate worktops with inset sink, fitted electric hob and oven, ceramic tiled splashback, plumbed for washing machine, double glazed door to garden
bedroom one: 12’10 x 10’5, double glazed window to front
bedroom two: 9’8 x 7’9, double glazed window to front, wood flooring, coved ceiling
bathroom: Double glazed window to side, low level w.C, wash hand basin, panelled bath with electric shower, half ceramic tiled walls
exterior: Front garden: Mainly laid to lawn, shrubs. Gate to rear garden: Fence enclosed, crazy paved path, lawn, flower and shrub beds, fishpond. There is a garage en-bloc at the end of the cul-de-sac.
Lease details: We understand there is a 99 year lease with 42 years remaining. The ground rent is £17 pa, building insurance £281.90 pa, garage insurance £27.71 pa. Please contact us for the details of the costs to renew the lease to 125 years, which have been taken into account in the asking price.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £282,817 Sales 390 Current average value £285,257 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,252 ▲ 1.51%

Property value data/graphs for ME1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £487,217 £309 3.8 £398,344
Semi-detached £312,659 £294 3.2 £323,551
Terraced £246,998 £281 2.9 £270,393
Flats £198,425 £298 1.8 £181,595

Current asking prices in ME1

Average: £321,047
Avg. current asking prices in ME1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £350,000
(1)
£221,718
(32)
£326,093
(67)
£456,568
(29)
£507,083
(12)
Flats £150,841
(11)
£225,232
(30)
- - -
All £167,438
(12)
£223,419
(62)
£326,093
(67)
£456,568
(29)
£507,083
(12)

Current asking rents in ME1

Average: £1,002 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in ME1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £494 pcm
(5)
£905 pcm
(9)
£1,465 pcm
(9)
£1,375 pcm
(9)
£1,601 pcm
(2)
Flats £615 pcm
(17)
£851 pcm
(17)
- - £1,196 pcm
(1)
All £588 pcm
(22)
£870 pcm
(26)
£1,465 pcm
(9)
£1,375 pcm
(9)
£1,466 pcm
(3)

Fun facts for ME1

Highest value in ME1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Priestfields £759,973
Golding Close £642,482
Watts Avenue £604,737
Lillymonte Drive £593,553
Horsted Way £562,020
Highest turnover in ME1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Esplanade 60.0%
Hybrid Close 50.0%
Thomas Street 48.8%
Gravel Walk 47.6%
Langdon Road 42.9%

What Zoopla users think of Borstal

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 60%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 3 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 3 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 3 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 3 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Cuxton (1.0 mile)
  • Rochester (1.2 miles)
  • Chatham (1.6 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (16.4 miles)
  • London City Airport (20.6 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (33.2 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (7.0 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (7.4 miles)
  • Woolwich Arsenal Pier (19.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • The Pilgrim School (A Church of England Primary With Nursery) (0.2 miles)
  • St William of Perth Roman Catholic Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • St Peter's Infant School (0.8 miles)
  • The Basildon Upper Academy (13.4 miles)
  • Tonbridge School (15.1 miles)
  • Lancaster School (15.1 miles)
  • Sir Joseph Williamson's Mathematical School (0.7 miles)
  • The Rochester Grammar School (0.7 miles)
  • The Thomas Aveling School (1.0 mile)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Machin Lane Partnership, ME1 on +44 1634 799572 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£628 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 11,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £413 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £40,000 Average insurance cost £15/mo (£180/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 £26 Electricity £33 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: 8200 kWh/year
Electricity: 2600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Medway

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £102 /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

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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