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1 bed flat to rent

£550 pcm (£127 pw)

Darwin Crescent, Torquay TQ2

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Garden

Property description

A modern self contained 1 bedroom ground apartment with its own private entrance located on the popular Evolve development by Cavanna Homes. Built over recent years the property has its own private garden, largely laid to lawn, with patio area enjoying a south westerly aspect. The Evolve development is convenient for the Willows shopping centre and Torbay Hospital and also provides a good access point to the A380.

The well appointed accommodation comprises -

entrance hallway - tiled flooring, a double door utility cupboard with plumbing and space for a washing machine (not supplied).

Kitchen/living/dining room: 6.28m x 3.28m (20’ 7” x 10’ 9”) - tiled flooring, dual aspect with patio doors leading out on to the private patio area in the side garden. Fully fitted kitchen with a good range of oak wall and base units, electric oven, gas hob and extractor unit.

Shower room - well appointed and fully tiled to a high standard and comprising corner shower cubicle with electric wall shower, wc and wash basin.

Bedroom - 2.86m x 3.26m (9’ 4” x 10’ 8”) - fitted carpet and rear aspect.

Outside - to the front of the property is an allocated parking space, side gate leads in to a good sized private enclosed garden largely laid to lawn and extending beyond to the rear of the property. A good sized patio area is immediately adjacent to the patio doors, there are gravelled borders for ease of maintenance and a garden shed has been installed. The Darwin Court development has a private bicycle shed and bin store area.

Suitable for a single person only.

Regret no housing benefit / no smokers / no pets / no children.

Please note that references are carried out by an independent referencing company, REF4RENTS, bank references are provided separately by the prospective applicants bank. All properties incur an initial tenancy set up charge of £150.00 per property (excluding bank reference fee) to include REF4RENTS reference, tenancy agreement and administration fees. Bank references may be charged separately in addition to the standard set up fee if the applicants bank makes A charge for this service. To reference for A property the applicant requires an annual income equivalent to 36 months rental, good credit history, confirmed affordability from their bank. For self employed individuals 3 years certified accounts are required in addition.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £220,594 Sales 520 Current average value £234,149 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£4,514 ▼ -1.89%

Property value data/graphs for TQ2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £359,179 £237 3.6 £349,111
Semi-detached £226,728 £218 3.2 £218,107
Terraced £175,959 £196 3.0 £162,400
Flats £172,038 £247 1.9 £159,135

Current asking prices in TQ2

Average: £270,071
Avg. current asking prices in TQ2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £110,000
(1)
£172,565
(31)
£228,201
(89)
£357,617
(41)
£443,245
(20)
Flats £95,919
(24)
£189,732
(54)
£404,900
(11)
- £250,000
(1)
All £96,482
(25)
£183,471
(85)
£247,638
(100)
£357,617
(41)
£434,043
(21)

Current asking rents in TQ2

Average: £3,608 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TQ2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £383 pcm
(14)
£711 pcm
(9)
£846 pcm
(18)
£300,001 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £481 pcm
(39)
£666 pcm
(10)
£688 pcm
(4)
- -
All £455 pcm
(53)
£687 pcm
(19)
£817 pcm
(22)
£300,001 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for TQ2

Highest value in TQ2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Hennapyn Road £619,052
Mead Road £582,373
Torbay Road £556,040
Monterey Close £549,996
Barnfield Road £548,768
Highest turnover in TQ2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Pengelly Way 56.0%
Mallard Close 53.8%
Lyte Hill Lane 47.4%
Greenway Close 46.7%
Chinkwell Rise 46.2%

What Zoopla users think of Torquay

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 73% (248 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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Nearby transport

  • Torre (1.5 miles)
  • Torquay (2.3 miles)
  • Newton Abbot (3.5 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (17.6 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (63.0 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (71.2 miles)
  • Torquay - North Quay (2.5 miles)
  • Torquay Harbour Boarding Pontoon (2.5 miles)
  • Shaldon Teignmouth Ferry Landing (3.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Barton Hill Academy (0.3 miles)
  • Watcombe Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • St Marychurch Church of England Primary and Nursery School (1.0 mile)
  • EF Academy Torbay (1.9 miles)
  • Exeter Mathematics School (16.0 miles)
  • King's College (40.7 miles)
  • The Burton Academy (0.4 miles)
  • Combe Pafford School (0.7 miles)
  • Mayfield School (0.8 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£638 Monthly total

Energy

Gas £21 Electricity £30 Estimated energy cost £51/mo

Similar properties could save up to £161

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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: 2000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water

Supply £15 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £37 /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.

Rent

Rental cost £550 /mo Additional one-off fees also apply

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