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1 bed flat for sale

£242,500 (£440/sq. ft) Shared ownership

Victoria Road South, Chelmsford CM1

1 1 551 sq. ft*

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Property description

A stylish new retreat in the heart of a historic city, the highly anticipated phase two of City Park West will deliver over 300 new homes, alongside new commercial and retail space. There are apartment layouts and sizes to suit all lifestyles with the first release of new homes located in Waterhouse Court on Victoria Road South.

Available to purchase with Shared Ownership, purchasers are able to buy as much of the property as they can afford, from 35 - 75%, paying a low cost rent on the remaining unpurchased 'share' of the home. What's more, your mortgage deposit is based on the value of the share you buy, not the full market value, making these high-spec homes even more affordable in the heart of Chelmsford.

Full market value: £242,500
From £97,000 for 40% share
Mortgage deposit (from 10%) from just £9,700

Minimum household income guidance of £30,900 (based on buying the minimum share with 10% deposit)

affordability and eligibililty criteria applies. Contact us for details. Affordability and mortgage deposit required based on individiual circumstances.

Apartments at City Park West offer modern layouts with spacious open plan living areas, underfloor heating and triple glazing. Kitchens are in stylish cashmere gloss with contemporary chrome fittings and integrated Bosch appliances. Bathrooms come with contemporary grey tiling and Duravit fixtures. Many apartments have a private balcony. For your security, every apartment features a video entry system, and all apartments will benefit from a concierge service located in Norman Court.


Individually designed layouts
Cashmere gloss units and putty-coloured resin countertops
Bosch stainless steel oven, touch control ceramic hob and stainless steel extractor fan
Bosch integrated microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washer-dryer
Stainless steel inset sink and stainless steel tap
Dark glass splashback

Living area

Engineered oak wood flooring
Soft grey curtains


High-quality carpeting in Tungsten
Many have built-in wardrobes


Fitted white bath with shower head
Duravit basin with chrome plated mixer tap
Duravit toilet
Full height ceramic wall tiles
Light grey ceramic floor tiles
Heated ladder towel rail with timer control
Shaver socket


Optional services with an additional fee including cleaning services
Underfloor heating
Video entry system
Sky Satellite system available
Smoke and heat detectors
BT telephone and internet connections
Many apartments have a private balcony
LED low energy downlighters
Apartment ventilation and heat recovery system to help reduce bills
Triple glazed windows

Viewings by appointment only - appointments available on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sunday - contact us today.

Genesis are part of Notting Hill Genesis.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £364,125 Sales 792 Current average value £364,066 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£4,456 ▼ -1.21%

Property value data/graphs for CM1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £564,907 £365 3.9 £567,266
Semi-detached £358,174 £356 3.1 £372,817
Terraced £303,831 £354 2.9 £312,928
Flats £210,885 £353 1.8 £211,035

Current asking prices in CM1

Average: £380,306
Avg. current asking prices in CM1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £189,983
Flats £163,768
- -
All £166,681

Current asking rents in CM1

Average: £1,004 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CM1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £496 pcm
£1,097 pcm
£1,188 pcm
£2,031 pcm
£2,999 pcm
Flats £674 pcm
£983 pcm
- - -
All £610 pcm
£1,000 pcm
£1,188 pcm
£2,031 pcm
£2,998 pcm

Fun facts for CM1

Highest value in CM1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Shardelow Avenue £1,107,023
High Easter, Chelmsford CM1 £1,078,556
Cooksmill Green, Chelmsford CM1 £1,036,743
Beaulieu Boulevard £1,023,888
Woodland Way £976,187
Highest turnover in CM1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Clobbs Yard 110.0%
Chelmsford Road 88.2%
Meadow Walk 72.7%
Hobart Close 65.6%
Louvain Drive 53.8%

What Zoopla users think of Chelmsford

Overall rating:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Very good - 89% (189 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Chelmsford (0.2 miles)
  • Ingatestone (5.9 miles)
  • Hatfield Peverel (6.2 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (14.5 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (14.9 miles)
  • London City Airport (23.8 miles)
  • Wallasea Island Ferry Landing (16.0 miles)
  • Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing (16.8 miles)
  • Tilbury Ferry Terminal (20.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • The Cathedral Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Chelmsford (0.3 miles)
  • St Anne's School (0.4 miles)
  • The Basildon Upper Academy (11.6 miles)
  • Lancaster School (15.7 miles)
  • Southend YMCA Community School (16.4 miles)
  • King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford (0.5 miles)
  • Chelmsford County High School for Girls (0.7 miles)
  • Moulsham High School (1.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,096 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 24,250
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £872 /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 £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £8/mo (£93/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


Gas £20 Electricity £25 Estimated energy cost £45/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: 5700 kWh/year
Electricity: 1800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £143 /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 £12 Sewerage £16 Estimated water cost £28 /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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