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Studio for sale

£99,000

Princess Road West, Leicester LE1

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Property features

  • Brand New Apartment
  • Stylish Fitted Kitchen
  • Ground Floor Studio
  • Bathroom Suite
  • Close Proximity to Train Station
  • Fantastic City Location
  • Ideal First Time Buy
  • Ideal Investment Property
  • No upward chain
  • Help to buy available

Property description

A brand new stunning ground floor studio apartment ideally situated in the popular New Walk area of Leicester, within walking proximity of the Leicester Universities, Train Station and City Centre. The property briefly comprises of open plan kitchen/ lounge/ bedroom & shower room. The Development is an exclusive period conversion which consists of 35 self contained apartments benefiting from original features including sash windows, high ceilings and staircases offering an ideal investment opportunity or first time buy (Help To Buy Available). Internal Viewing Recommended. No Upward Chain.

Ground Floor Communal Entrance

Secure Entry to Ground Floor

Entrance Hallway

Having store cupboard, wall mounted intercom entry system, consumer unit and wood effect flooring:

Open Plan Kitchen/ Lounge/ Bedroom (4.95m x 3.51m (16'3 x 11'6))

This stylish fitted living kitchen comprises a stunning & comprehensive range of highgloss base, wall & drawer units with granite style work surfaces over & matching upstands, inset with sink unit & drainer. Having a range of integrated appliances that include electric oven with four ring electric hob over, extractor canopy, space & plumbing for washing machine / tumble dryer. Finished with radiators partial vinyl flooring & wood effect flooring, telephone & tv points, secondary glazed sash windows:

Bathroom Suite

Comprising a stylish three piece suite fitted with wash hand basin, low level wc, paneled bath with electric shower over & fitted shower screen, extractor fan, tiled flooring & walls and heated towel rail/radiator:

Free Valuation

Thinking of selling? We would be delighted to provide you with a free market appraisal/valuation of your own property. Please contact Barkers to arrange a mutually convenient appointment on Tel: Email:

General Remarks

We are unable to confirm whether certain items in the property are in fully working order (i.E. Gas, electric, plumbing etc.) The property is offered for sale on this basis. Prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property and commission expert reports where appropriate. Barkers Estate Agents have a policy of seeking to obtain any copy guarantees / invoices relating to works that may have been carried out by a previous or existing owner. Please ask one of our staff members to check files for any relevant documentation that have come to our attention.
Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any items shown are included in the sale with the property.

Money laundering


Under the Protection Against Money Laundering and the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, we must point out that any successful purchasers who are proceeding with a purchase will be asked for identification i.E. Passport or driving licence or recent utility bill. This evidence will be required prior to solicitors being instructed in the purchase of the sale of a property.

Mortgages


Barkers Estate Agents offer the services of an independent mortgage and financial adviser. Please ask an advisor for further information.

Viewing times


Viewing strictly by appointment through Barkers Estate Agents.
Hours of Business:
Monday to Friday 9am -5.30pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm

Property info

Floorplan(s): 26-28 Flat 4.Jpg

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Market activity
Average price paid £119,663 Sales 77 Current average value £151,869 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £1,457 ▲ 0.97%

Property value data/graphs for LE1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £269,408 - 3.7 -
Semi-detached £244,006 - 3.6 £310,000
Terraced £251,540 £179 3.2 £144,500
Flats £140,372 £217 1.8 £116,553

Current asking prices in LE1

Average: £124,898
Avg. current asking prices in LE1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - - -
Flats £92,460
(107)
£154,456
(62)
£226,849
(7)
- -
All £92,460
(107)
£154,456
(62)
£226,849
(7)
- -

Current asking rents in LE1

Average: £706 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in LE1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £537 pcm
(6)
£933 pcm
(4)
£1,398 pcm
(2)
£1,273 pcm
(12)
£1,029 pcm
(7)
Flats £607 pcm
(173)
£746 pcm
(73)
£1,229 pcm
(14)
£1,515 pcm
(6)
£899 pcm
(2)
All £605 pcm
(179)
£756 pcm
(77)
£1,250 pcm
(16)
£1,354 pcm
(18)
£1,000 pcm
(9)

Fun facts for LE1

Highest value in LE1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Wellington Street £277,730
De Montfort Street £276,234
West Street £267,619
New Walk £257,263
Newtown Street £249,252
Highest turnover in LE1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Shires Lane 76.7%
Church Street 67.9%
Colton Square 51.6%
Berridge Street 50.0%
Norton Street 35.3%

What Zoopla users think of Leicester

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 76% (569 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 3.5 stars
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Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
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  • currently 4 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Leicester (0.3 miles)
  • South Wigston (3.3 miles)
  • Syston (4.9 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (16.2 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (23.2 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (28.7 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (64.3 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (64.4 miles)
  • Hull Ferry Terminal (84.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Sparkenhoe Community Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Hazel Community Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Highfields Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Wigston College (3.4 miles)
  • Beauchamp College (3.8 miles)
  • Groby Community College (4.8 miles)
  • The Children's Hospital School (0.2 miles)
  • Moat Community College (0.5 miles)
  • Al-Ihsaan Community College (0.8 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Barkers - Braunstone Gate, LE3 on +44 116 448 9061 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£564 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 9,900
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £356 /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 £50,000 Contents value up to £20,000 Average insurance cost £34/mo (£410/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 £19 Electricity £23 Estimated energy cost £42/mo

Similar properties could save up to £132

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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: 5900 kWh/year
Electricity: 1700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Leicester

Estimated tax band A 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 £11 Sewerage £9 Estimated water cost £20 /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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