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2 bed flat for sale

£72,500 Shared ownership

Cunard, Townfield Street, Chelmsford CM1

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Property features

  • Shared ownership available
  • Allocated Parking
  • Bike Storage
  • Walking distance to Chelmsford Town Centre

Property description

City life couldn't be made easier at the Switch; boasting allocated parking and cycle sheds as standard as well as a new pedestrian and cycle route from New Street to the train station - making commuting simple.

Open spaces, lined with fine trees and shrubbery are dotted throughout the grounds with a large landscaped, central public square providing a welcome escape from the hustle and bustle of the City.

These generous sized apartments offer superior comfort and contemporary fittings. All come with fitted carpets to the bedrooms and vinyl flooring to the kitchen, living areas, bathroom and entrance hall, and balconies (except plots 367,371,375 & 379

High quality fitted kitchens and worktops have been chosen and designed to make the best use of space. Allocated parking, cycle sheds and recycling facilities for all homes comes as standard.

Kitchen/diner 23' 11" x 14' 1" (7.3m x 4.3m) Fully fitted contemporary style kitchen cupboards and worktops by Symphony

Eye level units will have high gloss doors by Symphony – Woodbury Ivory

Stainless steel sink with single drainer and matching chrome finished high neck pillar taps

Kitchen upstands, fridge freezer and washing machine housing

Stainless steel splash back includes oven housing

Single stainless steel fan oven by Zanussi

60cm four burner gas hob by Zanussi

50/50 integrated fridge/freezer by Zanussi

Stainless steel chimney hood (suspended where layout requires) by Zanussi

Integrated recycling storage

Brushed silver effect cupboard handles

fixtures and fittings Fixtures and Fittings

Low energy light fittings to all rooms

BT/TV points to lounge area with wiring for digital and Sky facilities

Track light to kitchen


Slip-resistant vinyl flooring to kitchen and bathroom areas

Primo Beige carpets to all bedrooms

bathroom Roca Carla non-slip, twin handles bath

Roca Polo close-coupled WC and pedestal basin

Bristan Zing thermostatic chrome bar shower valve with adjustable riser kit fitted over bath

Bristan Orta taps

Full height Vitra Marfil tiles to bath area

Splash back tiles to sink area

Shower curtain and rail

Tidy drier over bath

Toilet roll holder, towel rail, mirror and lockable medicine cabinet

Integral light and shaver point

Chrome towel rail to bathroom

general features Bicycle storage

Allocated parking

Resident fitness suite (subject to terms and conditions)

interior finish Carlisle brass Serozzetta ironmongery

Double glazed, lockable windows

White satin finish to doors and woodwork

White emulsion paint throughout to all walls

Ceilings painted in brilliant white throughout

master bedroom 15' 8" x 10' 9" (4.8m x 3.3m)

bedroom 2 15' 8" x 10' 9" (4.8m x 3.3m)
Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £360,091 Sales 846 Current average value £372,565 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,627 ▲ 0.44%

Property value data/graphs for CM1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £581,966 £383 3.9 £569,486
Semi-detached £359,710 £360 3.1 £354,980
Terraced £309,112 £355 2.9 £325,449
Flats £220,190 £368 1.8 £200,639

Current asking prices in CM1

Average: £430,459
Avg. current asking prices in CM1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £200,000
Flats £193,121
- -
All £193,526

Current asking rents in CM1

Average: £846 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CM1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £565 pcm
£1,087 pcm
£1,247 pcm
£1,641 pcm
£2,500 pcm
Flats £569 pcm
£901 pcm
£1,424 pcm
- -
All £567 pcm
£979 pcm
£1,272 pcm
£1,641 pcm
£2,500 pcm

Fun facts for CM1

Highest value in CM1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Shardelow Avenue £1,141,301
Cooksmill Green, Chelmsford CM1 £1,092,799
High Easter, Chelmsford CM1 £1,081,389
Beaulieu Boulevard £1,049,883
Woodland Way £993,704
Highest turnover in CM1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Clobbs Yard 110.0%
Chelmsford Road 76.5%
Meadow Walk 69.7%
Louvain Drive 53.8%
Hobart Close 53.1%

What Zoopla users think of Chelmsford

Overall rating:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Very good - 90% (164 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Chelmsford (0.1 miles)
  • Hatfield Peverel (6.0 miles)
  • Ingatestone (6.1 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (14.3 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (15.0 miles)
  • London City Airport (24.0 miles)
  • Wallasea Island Ferry Landing (16.0 miles)
  • Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing (16.9 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (20.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • The Cathedral Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Chelmsford (0.3 miles)
  • Maltese Road Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Kings Road Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Chelmsford College (0.9 miles)
  • Prospects College of Advanced Technology (10.9 miles)
  • The Basildon Upper Academy (11.8 miles)
  • King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford (0.3 miles)
  • Chelmsford County High School for Girls (0.4 miles)
  • TLG Chelmsford (0.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£473 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 7,250
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £260 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £500,000 Contents value up to £50,000 Average insurance cost £16/mo (£198/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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

What more do I get

Up to 9 smart home sensors

Included in the price of your cover

Home emergency assistance

Included in the price of your cover

Contents cover

£75,000 to Unlimited

Buildings cover

£750,000 to Unlimited


Gas £20 Electricity £31 Estimated energy cost £51/mo In partnership with uSwitch
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: 7200 kWh/year
Electricity: 2300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £107 /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.


Supply £17 Sewerage £22 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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