THE AVERAGE UK home now costs £244,100, according to Zoopla’s latest House Price Index.

This is an increase of around £80,000 per home over the past decade.

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But what sort of property does that money buy you in Southampton?

From a riverside flat to a three-bedroom home, here are three properties you can buy for the same or similar price in the city.

One-bedroom flat - £244,950

Spitfire Lodge, Belmont Road, Southampton

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This first-floor flat in the heart of Portswood is in a prominent location, close to a variety of amenities.

Natural light is the focal point of this property, with an open plan design and two windows overlooking the communal gardens.

It has one double bedroom, a three piece shower room and "spacious" private hallway which boasts a touch screen entrance phone. 

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A parking space is available on a first come first served basis and a bicycle/motability scooter store is provided.

Although this property is part of a retired living complex, it is the only listing on Zoopla that matches the current, average house price, which may give you an idea of what sort of prices people are currently looking at for a home!

The photos on this listing are of a typical apartment and should be treated as photos for illustration purposes only.

One bedroom flat - £249,950

Moorhead Court, Channel Way, Southampton 

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Situated on the riverside, this one double bedroom ground floor flat has a "liberally sized" lounge/dining room which benefits from access into the courtyard-style garden.

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The master bedroom is located to the rear of the building and benefits from views of the River Itchen. 

The flat also has a well-maintained original kitchen.

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Ideally located from the city centre, this property will give you access to the hustle and bustle of the city, for a little bit more than the average home price.

Three bed terraced house - £245,000

Kingsley Road, Southampton 

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This mid-terraced house is offered for sale with no onward chain. 

The property features a fitted kitchen in good condition, and a separate lounge and dining room.

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Upstairs offers three good-sized bedrooms.

There is a good sized rear garden which is south facing, benefitting from plenty of sunlight. 

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This property is also only about two miles from the city centre and has good travel links.

Do you think these properties offer value for money when it comes to the national average house price?

To find out more about these properties, visit Zoopla.