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1 bed flat for sale

£105,000 From

Sway Road, Morriston, Swansea SA6

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Property features

  • Town centre location
  • High quality fixtures & fittings
  • Maintenance taken care of
  • Carpets included
  • Homeowners' lounge
  • Bus stop located in front of development
  • Some apartments feature attractive garden views
  • 49 spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartments
  • Wheelchair access
  • Lifts to all floors

Property description

The specification of our apartments vary to a degree with each apartment in every development, but this will give you an idea of what you'll find within a new one bedroom McCarthy & Stone retirement apartment.

Welcome to Birch Court in Morriston, a development of spacious, comfortable, low maintenance retirement apartments which will be available to move in now. Made up of 49 one and two bedrom apartments, offering stylish interiors with generous space. Each apartment is thoughtfully laid out with high quality fixtures and fittings, selected apartments even have a bath with glazed shower screen.

Located in the popular Swansea suburb of Morriston, apartments are suitable for anyone over 60 who is keen to maintain an independent lifestyle whilst benefitting from peace of mind and comfort provided by the small, carefully considered details in our apartments.

*Please note that there are no disabled bays in the car park.*

Local Area

Morriston really is a great location for you to enjoy your retirement - in 2015, a Royal Mail survey voted Morriston ‘the most desirable place to live in Wales'; it retains a close-knit community and offers all the amenities you could need. A bus stop, supermarket, pharmacy, Post Office, coffee shop and doctor's surgery are all within 300 metres of the development.

The Morriston Park with lake is perfect for walks and there's plenty of cultural activities around the area, including Swansea Castle and the Dylan Thomas Centre.

Directions

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Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £127,253 Sales 353 Current average value £128,962 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,264 ▲ 3.42%

Property value data/graphs for SA6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £192,059 £154 3.4 £179,661
Semi-detached £122,961 £132 2.9 £120,208
Terraced £91,392 £116 2.6 £92,421
Flats £86,361 - 1.8 £126,266

Current asking prices in SA6

Average: £136,330
Avg. current asking prices in SA6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £88,735
(4)
£97,353
(68)
£122,356
(77)
£189,203
(19)
£433,995
(11)
Flats £81,166
(6)
£155,000
(1)
£145,000
(2)
- -
All £84,194
(10)
£98,189
(69)
£122,929
(79)
£189,203
(19)
£433,995
(11)

Current asking rents in SA6

Average: £508 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SA6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £337 pcm
(7)
£512 pcm
(17)
£590 pcm
(14)
£909 pcm
(5)
-
Flats £376 pcm
(16)
£451 pcm
(2)
£451 pcm
(1)
- -
All £364 pcm
(23)
£506 pcm
(19)
£580 pcm
(15)
£909 pcm
(5)
-

Fun facts for SA6

Highest value in SA6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Plas Gwernfadog Drive £332,517
Woodland Park £272,897
Rhydypandy Road £265,712
Cyril Evans Way £258,576
Rhyd Y Gwin £257,901
Highest turnover in SA6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Rhodfa'r Wennol 36.8%
Margam Avenue 31.2%
Pen Y Maes 31.2%
Soar Terrace 30.8%
Parry Road 30.0%

What Zoopla users think of Morriston

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 74% (45 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 3.5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
Transport & travel

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Nearby transport

  • Llansamlet (1.7 miles)
  • Swansea (3.1 miles)
  • Skewen (3.3 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (31.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (55.4 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (68.2 miles)
  • Swansea Queens Dock Ferry Terminal (3.8 miles)
  • Ilfracombe Ferry Landing (32.7 miles)
  • Caldey Island Ferry Landing (33.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Joseph's R.C. (29.6 miles)
  • Lynton Church of England Primary School (30.6 miles)
  • Combe Martin Primary School (32.3 miles)
  • West Somerset College (38.2 miles)
  • North Somerset Enterprise and Technology College (48.1 miles)
  • The Kings of Wessex Academy (56.3 miles)
  • Pentre\x92r Graig Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Morriston Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Ysgol Gymraeg Tan-y-lan (0.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£558 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 10,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £377 /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.

Energy

Gas £17 Electricity £26 Estimated energy cost £43/mo

Similar properties could save up to £134

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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: 5600 kWh/year
Electricity: 1900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Swansea

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £112 /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 £10 Sewerage £16 Estimated water cost £26 /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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