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5 bed detached house for sale

£1,450,000 Offers over

Hilthorpe, King's Drive, Caldy, Wirral CH48

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Property features

  • Chain Free
  • Conservatory
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Full of Character
  • Central Heating
  • Large Private Gardens
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Swimming Pool Annexe
  • All-weather Tennis Court

Property description

+++no onward chain and conveyancing fees paid for by Open House Estate Agents*

open house has accepted the opportunity to bring to market truly one of the best properties on the Wirral in the best of locations. This really is a property in which to indulge. The fixtures and fittings, the decor and the layout, are all exceptional. Sitting in approximately one acre, screened from all attention behind mature garden shrubs and trees, privacy is a given. This house has all the amenities required for sumptuous living and entertaining. The property sits in a prime position on King's Drive, backing onto National Trust woodland. Caldy is one of the North of England's most exclusive residential villages being only just 12 miles from Liverpool, 18 to Chester and 45 to Manchester. It has been the location of residence for affluent businessmen and professionals, and recently with celebrities from both the sporting and media world. There is a fine range of state and independent schools in the area, and the Wirral is well known for the quality of its golf, glorious beaches, wildlife and stunning scenery. The renowned Royal Liverpool Golf Club is only 3 miles away at Hoylake.

The house is early 20th century built and has been extended by the current owners by adding a large conservatory and garden room. A superb swimming pool annexe has also been built to the rear of the house.

The front door sits within a part-glazed porch with pairs of columns and a balcony above. This progresses into a hall leading onto the main reception rooms and the inner hall with staircase to bedrooms. The sitting room is, like everything in this beautiful home, an airy and sophisticated room with fireplace and doors extending out to the garden. The dining room continues the theme of elegance with a large bay window, fireplace and extensive shelving.

The outstanding kitchen has a range of high quality fitted maple storage units, granite work surfaces and a Lacanche cooking range. The Southern-facing conservatory acts as a breakfast room. From the kitchen sits a further sitting room linked to the garden room adding additional space and further access to the garden.

The staircase in the hall leads to a first floor landing with doors opening onto the balcony above the front door. The generously-proportioned master bedroom contains an archway to an en-suite dressing/shower room and enjoys a balcony too. Across the landing sits a guest suite with its own en-suite bathroom and WC.

Adjoining the rear of the house is a double garage and garden stores. And adjacent to the main house sits the swimming pool annexe with its own kitchen and shower rooms. The annexe is a substantial structure and houses an full-size swimming pool with automatic cover and diving board. Sliding doors open onto a terrace beside the tennis court.

The tennis court has an all-weather surface and contains a small tennis pavilion.

The mature, and well tended, gardens provide a beautiful setting for a beautiful house and would grace any external entertainment. They contain a vast array of mature woodland shrubs, trees, pond, terraced lawns, greenhouse, walks and flowering borders. The rear of the house faces South and there is a delightful outlook across the private garden.

The property contains magnificent fixtures and fittings, including high quality furniture and outstanding artwork, and the current owners are happy to negotiate the inclusion of some to complement the sale. Please contact agent for further details.

Floor plans to follow.

* Excludes disbursement costs


Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £322,410 Sales 145 Current average value £365,690 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £9,867 ▲ 2.77%

What is the current average value of properties in CH48?

The current average value in CH48 in January 2017 is £365,690. This has increased 0.29% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £232,301 and semi-detached properties valued £273,299. In the past year property prices in CH48 have increased 2.77%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for CH48

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £547,721 £290 4.1 £473,615
Semi-detached £273,299 £208 3.6 £282,833
Terraced £232,301 £209 3.2 £248,288
Flats £214,827 £216 2.2 £218,112

Current asking prices in CH48

Average: £465,768
Avg. current asking prices in CH48
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £94,488
(4)
£217,982
(11)
£265,641
(17)
£588,942
(20)
£1,194,639
(14)
Flats £106,229
(12)
£193,285
(7)
£234,983
(3)
£300,000
(1)
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All £103,294
(16)
£208,378
(18)
£261,042
(20)
£575,183
(21)
£1,194,639
(14)

Current asking rents in CH48

Average: £1,295 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CH48
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £691 pcm
(4)
£805 pcm
(4)
£2,097 pcm
(2)
£1,447 pcm
(2)
Flats £549 pcm
(3)
£687 pcm
(5)
£715 pcm
(2)
- -
All £549 pcm
(3)
£689 pcm
(9)
£775 pcm
(6)
£2,098 pcm
(2)
£1,448 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for CH48

Highest value in CH48
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Kings Drive £1,685,318
Croft Drive East £1,216,379
Links Hey Road £1,123,098
Caldy Road £928,928
Mereworth £843,977
Highest turnover in CH48
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Brookfield Road 57.1%
Meols Drive 42.9%
Fleck Lane 39.3%
Gerard Road 38.9%
The Stackfield 36.4%

What Zoopla users think of Caldy

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  • currently 3.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • West Kirby (1.1 miles)
  • Hoylake (2.1 miles)
  • Manor Road (2.3 miles)
  • Liverpool John Lennon Airport (13.1 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (28.9 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (36.7 miles)
  • Birkenhead Ferry Terminal (6.6 miles)
  • Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal (6.7 miles)
  • Seacombe Ferry Terminal (6.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Avalon School (0.5 miles)
  • West Kirby St Bridget's CofE Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Black Horse Hill Infant School (1.1 miles)
  • Birkenhead Sixth Form College (5.0 miles)
  • Wirral Metropolitan College (6.2 miles)
  • Liverpool Life Sciences UTC (8.0 miles)
  • Calday Grange Grammar School (0.4 miles)
  • Hilbre High School (1.0 mile)
  • West Kirby Residential School (1.3 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£4,855 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 145,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £4,628 /mo Find available rates In partnership with Natwest

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £600,000 Contents value up to £60,000 Average insurance cost £23/mo (£274/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £70 Electricity £79 Estimated energy cost £149/mo In partnership with uSwitch
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: 26200 kWh/year
Electricity: 6000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water Supply £23 Sewerage £32 Estimated water cost £55 /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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