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1 bed flat to rent

£595 pcm (£137 pw)

Granchester Court, Bignell Croft, Colchester CO4

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Property features

  • No deposit option available
  • Available mid May
  • Residents parking
  • Close to local amenities and Superstore
  • Easy access to A12 and A120
  • Whitegoods included

Property description

*** no deposit option available for tenants, greater protection for landlords *** Leaders Colchester are pleased to offer for let this top floor one bedroom apartment situated in the popular Highwoods area of Colchester. The property is available from the middle of May on a fully furnished basis. The accommodation comprises of spacious lounge, modern kitchen with some whitegoods, one double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and family bathroom. The property benefits from electric heating, allocated parking and communal garden.

Please note that rent excludes tenancy deposit and any other fees- please see our website for more information.
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Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £274,571 Sales 729 Current average value £287,457 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £13,413 ▲ 4.89%

Property value data/graphs for CO4

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £409,173 £295 3.7 £383,109
Semi-detached £269,923 £287 3.0 £265,419
Terraced £243,787 £284 2.8 £237,917
Flats £161,334 £256 1.9 £157,198

Current asking prices in CO4

Average: £309,866
Avg. current asking prices in CO4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £152,498
(2)
£266,080
(37)
£294,863
(99)
£402,706
(58)
£462,500
(18)
Flats £137,143
(7)
£167,000
(38)
£197,500
(2)
- -
All £140,555
(9)
£215,879
(75)
£292,935
(101)
£402,706
(58)
£462,500
(18)

Current asking rents in CO4

Average: £1,175 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CO4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £615 pcm
(11)
£830 pcm
(11)
£1,032 pcm
(29)
£1,355 pcm
(48)
£1,722 pcm
(21)
Flats £499 pcm
(12)
£785 pcm
(23)
£1,158 pcm
(18)
- -
All £554 pcm
(23)
£800 pcm
(34)
£1,080 pcm
(47)
£1,355 pcm
(48)
£1,722 pcm
(21)

Fun facts for CO4

Highest value in CO4
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Street £1,152,358
Welshwood Park Road £700,403
Park Lane £692,179
Work House Hill £683,866
Braiswick £672,247
Highest turnover in CO4
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Long Acre 70.0%
King Cole Place 64.3%
Woodside Close 58.8%
Roper Close 58.3%
Motor Walk 55.6%

What Zoopla users think of Highwoods

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 82% (15 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 3 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 4 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 4 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4.5 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4.5 stars
Transport & travel

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Community & safety
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Colchester (1.7 miles)
  • Hythe (Essex) (1.9 miles)
  • Colchester Town (2.0 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (25.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (29.6 miles)
  • Manston Airport (43.3 miles)
  • Brightlingsea Ferry Landing (8.5 miles)
  • Point Clear Ferry Landing (8.6 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (14.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St John's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Colchester (0.2 miles)
  • Brinkley Grove Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Highwoods Community Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Suffolk One (11.8 miles)
  • Westbridge Academy (13.7 miles)
  • Bury St Edmunds County Upper School (25.7 miles)
  • The Gilberd School (0.5 miles)
  • North East Essex Co-Operative Academy (1.2 miles)
  • Colchester Academy (1.3 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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For more information about this property, please contact
Leaders - Colchester, CO1 on +44 1206 915877 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£785 Monthly total

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £350,000 Contents value up to £40,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£160/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 £18 Electricity £27 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: 6100 kWh/year
Electricity: 2000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Colchester

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £106 /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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Rental cost £595 /mo Additional one-off fees also apply

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