If you are a parent then one of your main objectives if you are thinking about a move to country is to ensure that your children will have access to good state schools. That’s why many City dwellers are considering a move to Chelmsford as 86% of its state schools have a ‘good’ ofsted rating or better*.
Over the past twelve months the average price of a property in Chelmsford was £362,098, with a property average value of £389,127 and increase of 1.3% according to Zoopla, the City still offers very good value to people considering a move out of the Capital, as the average house price according to Rightmove is currently £616,954, this means that property is still around 36% cheaper. With a 36 minutes journey costing an annual £3,970 it still offers very good value property for the money.
If you are considering a move to Chelmsford here are a few family properties within easy access to some good schools.
This beautifully presented four bedroom detached, detached family house has a guide price of £600,000. It offers an abundance of accommodation including large L-shaped kitchen/breakfast room with utility, lounge, dining room, snug, study, cloakroom, four double bedrooms, en-suite bathroom and separate shower room. In addition there is ample driveway parking to the front of the property and a recently landscaped rear garden. EPC Band C. For more information please follow this link.
This well presented two double bedroom, semi detached house boasts a wealth of fine features including lounge, bathroom, kitchen/diner, double glazed windows throughout, newly fitted boiler, cavity wall insulation, super fast broadband plus a delightful south facing rear garden. This property is ideal for commuters being within walking distance of the railway station and nearby local amenities including the highly acclaimed Woodville School. Viewing is highly recommended. Price £292,000. Click this link.
This extended four bedroom link detached family home is on a generous corner plot boasting a wealth of fine features including a good sized master bedroom with en suite, lounge/diner, second reception, utility room, downstairs cloakroom, garage and off road parking. Located in a highly desirable area close to Fenn Creek and within walking distance of the town centre, this property comes highly recommended. Price £409,995.Click this link.