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1 bed flat for sale

£849,950 (£1,042/sq. ft)

Mountjoy House, Barbican EC2Y

1 1 1 816 sq. ft*
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Property features

  • Communal garden
  • Balcony

Property description

This large Type 24 apartment is situated at the North End of Mountjoy House with views from the balcony overlooking the lake and St Giles Church.

The apartment has a spacious living room with floor to ceiling height windows, full width balcony/fire escape, separate original galley kitchen with breakfast area, original bathroom, separate WC and large double bedroom. This style of Barbican flat includes a separate space which is currently being used as a walk-in dressing area.

Many consider Mountjoy House to be one of the premium blocks within the Barbican Estate. Barbican residents have full access to the private gardens. The service charge includes background heating, refuse collection from your door, building insurance, window cleaning and the use of the (24 hour) car park attendant. Storage cages and underground parking can be rented directly from the corporation of London.

• High quality wooden floors
• Views towards the lake and St Giles Church
• Spacious reception room
• Separate dressing area
• Original kitchen and bathroom
• No onward chain

Leasehold- 125 years from 1981
Ground rent £10 per annum
Service charge £2971.63 per annum 2014/15


Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £986,963 Sales 139 Current average value £994,732 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£30,810 ▼ -3.00%

Property value data/graphs for EC2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached - - - -
Semi-detached £1,332,516 - - -
Terraced £1,550,150 - - £1,116,666
Flats £982,310 - - £984,102

Current asking prices in EC2

Average: £1,684,239
Avg. current asking prices in EC2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £806,488
(4)
£1,082,500
(2)
- £3,487,500
(4)
-
Flats £878,375
(130)
£1,515,276
(143)
£3,440,314
(66)
£2,266,488
(4)
-
All £876,229
(134)
£1,509,307
(145)
£3,440,314
(66)
£2,876,994
(8)
-

Current asking rents in EC2

Average: £2,613 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in EC2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £1,495 pcm
(1)
£4,117 pcm
(1)
- - -
Flats £2,241 pcm
(48)
£2,800 pcm
(47)
£4,182 pcm
(16)
- -
All £2,226 pcm
(49)
£2,827 pcm
(48)
£4,182 pcm
(16)
- -

Fun facts for EC2

Highest value in EC2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
New Street £2,431,893
Moor Lane £1,234,553
Great Eastern Street £1,204,521
Charlotte Road £1,176,521
Finsbury Square £1,103,799
Highest turnover in EC2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Clere Street 31.6%
Monkwell Square 30.0%
Fairchild Place 29.2%
Frobisher Crescent 25.4%
New Inn Broadway 22.6%

What Zoopla users think of EC2Y

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 78% (19 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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

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Nearby transport

  • Barbican (0.1 miles)
  • Moorgate (0.2 miles)
  • Moorgate (0.3 miles)
  • London City Airport (6.6 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (16.0 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (25.9 miles)
  • Blackfriars Millennium Pier (0.7 miles)
  • Bankside Pier (0.7 miles)
  • London Bridge City Pier (0.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Prior Weston Primary School and Children's Centre (0.2 miles)
  • St Peter and St Paul RC Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • The Lyceum (0.6 miles)
  • Tech City College (0.8 miles)
  • CATS College London (1.2 miles)
  • DLD College London (1.5 miles)
  • City of London School for Girls (0.1 miles)
  • Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts (0.3 miles)
  • St Paul's Cathedral School (0.3 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£3,261 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 84,995
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £3,059 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Energy

Gas £21 Electricity £28 Estimated energy cost £49/mo

Similar properties could save up to £221

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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: 6900 kWh/year
Electricity: 2100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

City of London

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £134 /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 £9 Sewerage £10 Estimated water cost £19 /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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