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2 bed flat for sale

£170,000

Landcross Drive, Abington, Northampton NN3

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Property features

  • No upward Chain
  • A Well Presented Two Bedroom Apartment
  • Highly Sought After Location Of Abington
  • Communal Rear Garden
  • Easy Walking Distance To Abington Park
  • Easy Access To Northampton General Hospital and St Andrews Hospital
  • Lease - 999 years from 1st Janaury 2010
  • Service Charge is Approximately £950 per annum

Property description

Description

A well presented two bedroom apartment located a short walk from Abington Park. In brief the property comprises entrance hall, lounge, kitchen, bathroom and two bedrooms. Outside is a garage to the rear of the property. The property further benefits from recently refitted gas radiator heating, uPVC windows and extended lease of 998 years left. We are advised the yearly ground rent and service charge is £950 a year. Ideal home for a first time buyer or investment call to arrange an internal inspection.

Location
Abington is an extremely popular location of Northampton, home to the County Cricket Ground and bordering Abington Park, a lovely green open space with lakes, aviaries, cafe and museum. Both the Wellingborough Road and Kettering Road run through Abington offering an eclectic mix of shops, bars, eateries and the Racecourse, as well as giving access to and from the town centre itself. The nearest large supermarket facilities can be accessed within 1 mile away on the Kettering Road, or 1.5 miles away at either Weston Favell Shopping centre or Kingsthorpe areas whilst Northampton offers a further variety of pubs, bars and restaurants plus high street shopping, markets, two theatres (Royal & Derngate) and a cinema/leisure complex. In relation to transportation, Northampton's station has mainline rail services to London Euston and Birmingham New Street whilst Abington's position allows easy access to a variety of main roads including the M1, A45, A43, A508 and A428 and in turn link to the A14.

Council Tax Band: B (West Northamptonshire council)
Tenure: Leasehold (990 years)
Service Charge: £76.72 per month
Lease 999 from 2015

Services

The Property is Leasehold
This property has mains Gas, Electric, Water and drainage
West Northamptonshire Council. Tax Band: B

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Please Note

1. Money laundering regulations - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5: Astons Estate Agents has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.
6: Astons Estate Agents has not sought to verify the legal title of the property and the buyers must obtain verification from their solicitor.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Property value data/graphs for NN3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £474,115 £220 3.6 £400,110
Semi-detached £297,783 £206 3.0 £265,032
Terraced £256,765 £187 2.9 £216,810
Flats £182,960 £186 1.8 £125,372

Current asking prices in NN3

Average: £298,202
Avg. current asking prices in NN3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £155,000
(1)
£166,082
(52)
£272,640
(88)
£427,186
(56)
£556,764
(17)
Flats £141,158
(6)
£194,090
(11)
- - -
All £143,135
(7)
£170,972
(63)
£272,640
(88)
£427,186
(56)
£556,764
(17)

Current asking rents in NN3

Average: £1,143 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in NN3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £1,000 pcm
(3)
£1,298 pcm
(2)
£1,798 pcm
(2)
-
Flats £885 pcm
(5)
£1,248 pcm
(1)
- - -
All £885 pcm
(5)
£1,062 pcm
(4)
£1,298 pcm
(2)
£1,798 pcm
(2)
-

Fun facts for NN3

Highest value in NN3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Standing Stones £799,514
Church Way £774,076
Thorburn Road £746,497
Rixon Close £727,580
Rowlandson Close £679,320
Highest turnover in NN3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
East Bank 52.2%
Oakpark Close 45.5%
Calstock Close 42.9%
Chater Street 42.9%
Southcourt 41.7%
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Monthly running costs Beta

£853 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 17,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 2.0
Your payment £648 /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

Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £7/mo (£88/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 £20 Electricity £33 Estimated energy cost £53/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: 7700 kWh/year
Electricity: 2300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Northampton

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £107 /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 £16 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £38 /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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