3 bed semi-detached house for sale

Guide price £120,000

The Firs, Alston CA9

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Property info

Property features

  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Garden
  • Cul de sac
  • No forward chain

Property description

Pennine Ways Ltd
Alston: Or Haltwhistle:

61 The Firs, Alston
This is a very well presented three-bedroom end of terrace property, which has been maintained to a high standard. The large garden is to three sides of the property, which is in a quiet secluded position yet within easy reach of the town's main shopping area. No forward chain

Entry to the property is through the wooden gate at the rear of the property, up the concrete pathway to the door. One step up and through half-glazed door to:

Living Room
17'8 (5.39m) x 11'5 (3.49m)
Window to the front. Radiator and half-glazed door through to:

Internal Hallway
4'10 (1.49m) x 5'10 (1.79m) awp
This has an area under the stairs which is presently set up as an office with b.T. Telephone line etc. Thermostat on the wall, radiator and open stairs to first floor with wooden banister. Double storage cupboard and three doors leading off:

11'6 (3.52m) x 15'9 (4.86m)
Wood effect wall and floor units to two walls. Tiled floor. Radiator and window to rear. Tiling to three walls and granite effect work surface. Worcester Gas boiler. Plumbed for a washing machine and built in fridge/freezer. Gas hob with stainless steel extractor above. One and a half Belfast sink with mixer tap over. Hotpoint built-in oven and space for table and chairs.

Downstairs w.C
6'3 (1.92m) x 2'6 (0.77m)
Low level white w.C. With small vanity basin. Wooden toilet seat and matching lid. Window to rear with obscure glass.

Up open staircase to:
First Floor Landing
12'9 (3.89) x 5'10 (1.80m)otpiH

Wooden banister rail around staircase, with four doors leading off:

Bedroom 1
8'7 (2.64m) 8'10 (2.70m)
Window to front with views over the local area

Bedroom 2
13'9 (4.21m) x 11'8 (2.56m)
Window to the front, again with views. Two large hanging cupboards with shelves.

Bedroom 3
13'10 (4.23m) x 11'10 (3.62m)
Window to the rear overlooking the garden

(6'4 (1.95m) x 6'9 (2.48m)
White three piece suite incorporating bath with two handrails, basin and low level w.C. Electric Triton shower of the bath and tiling to two walls. Window to the rear with obscure glass. Tiled floor.

·Mains gas, electricity, drainage and water
·Broadband is available
·Telephone line connected subject to contract with B.T.
·Council Tax Band A

Energy efficiency rating
To be advised

We are advised that the tenure is Freehold

Additional Information
Carpets and curtains are available by separate negotiation.

Externally the house has a good garden area, which belongs to the house, and this could be fenced if wished

Additional Information
There is a 'Locality Covenant', which restricts purchasers. This means that they must be from the county of Cumbria, although exceptions can be made for key workers from outside the county or those who have family connections with the area.

Local Information
The schools at Alston provide education from the ages of 5-16 years. The town also provides banking services, a dentist, a cottage hospital, doctor's surgery, fire station and police station. There are also an abundance of local shops in Alston providing for most everyday needs.

From the offices, proceed down the hill, turning right at the bottom. Go past Alston House Hotel and take the next turning left signed 'Hospital'. Take second turning right and park at end of road. Proceed down the footpath and the property will be found on the left hand side.

Strictly by prior appointment with the sole agent, Pennine Ways Ltd. To arrange an appointment, please ring:
Alston Haltwhistle

Pennine Ways Ltd for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice that (1) the particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessees and do not constitute part of an offer or contract, (2) all descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them, (3) no person in the employment of Pennine Ways Ltd has any authority to make or give any representation or whatever in relation to this property. May we also courteously advise that whilst every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of the measurements in these details, please do not incur any expense until you have verified the sizes to your own satisfaction.

Pennine Ways Ltd is an introducer to Hadrian Financial Services Ltd who are Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Services Authority for
Mortgages, Life Assurance, Pensions, Savings & Investments.

Registered and Trading Office: Hadrian financial services Ltd, main street, haltwhistle
NE49 0AZ
CA9 Zed-Index
£186,801 £262,303 £159,946 £124,788 £69,669

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Value change
£23 (-0.01%) £1,083 (0.58%) £3,769 (-1.98%) £7,819 (4.37%) £12,685 (7.29%) £12,117 (6.94%) £3,071 (1.67%)
Avg. price paid: £128,215
No. of property sales: 22
Avg. price paid: £153,896
No. of property sales: 68
Avg. price paid: £149,315
No. of property sales: 107
Avg. price paid: £150,196
No. of property sales: 140
Avg. price paid: £120,124
No. of property sales: 569

Avg. asking price in CA9: £204,006
No. of properties for sale in CA9: 92
Avg. asking rent in CA9: £1,446 pcm
No. of properties to rent in CA9: 4

Property value data/graphs for CA9

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £262,303 £158 3.6 £184,638
Semi-detached £159,946 £161 3.2 £93,125
Terraced £124,788 £132 2.7 £92,437
Flats £69,669 - 2.0 £47,000

Current asking prices in CA9

Avg. current asking prices in CA9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £114,825
Flats - £100,000
- - -
All £114,825

Current asking rents in CA9

Avg. current asking prices in CA9
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £1,278 pcm
- £1,502 pcm
Flats - - - - -
All - £1,278 pcm
- £1,502 pcm

Fun facts for CA9

Highest value in CA9
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Park Lane £337,254
Brampton Road £273,396
Nentsbury £269,392
Alston CA9 £265,425
Garrigill, Alston CA9 £230,809
Highest turnover in CA9
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Overburn 25.0%
Bruntley Meadows 24.0%
Park Lane 18.8%
Brampton Road 17.6%
Nenthall, Alston CA9 16.7%

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Nearby transport

  • Haltwhistle (11.0 miles)
  • Lazonby & Kirkoswald (11.2 miles)
  • Langwathby (11.9 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (33.7 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (45.4 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (72.4 miles)
  • Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing (20.7 miles)
  • Howtown Ullswater Ferry Landing (23.6 miles)
  • Tower Knowe Ferry Landing (25.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Alston Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Nenthead Primary School (3.9 miles)
  • Herdley Bank First School (8.4 miles)
  • Samuel King's School (0.1 miles)
  • Haydon Bridge Community High School and Sports College (13.7 miles)
  • William Howard School (15.2 miles)
  • Eden Grove School (14.9 miles)
  • Gillford Centre (19.8 miles)
  • Austin Friars St Monica's (21.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Local tradesmen/services nearby

  • Countryside Consultants in Architect
    01434 381906
    Town Head, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3SL
    1.18 miles from this property
  • B I P Joinery in Carpenters & Joiners
    01434 381976
    Pryhead House, Nenthall, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3LQ
    1.30 miles from this property
  • J M S Services in Electronic Shop
    07879 810553
    Garden House, The Butts, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3JQ
    1.35 miles from this property
  • Architectural Design & Planning Ltd in Architectural Service
    01434 381745
    Parkholm Park Lane, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3AB
    1.49 miles from this property
  • Alderson Building Services in Builder
    01434 382017
    Pastures, Park Lane, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3AB
    1.49 miles from this property
  • Camelot Carpets in Carpet Fitter
    01434 381452
    Unit 7 Station Yard, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3HN
    1.52 miles from this property
  • Killen Plumbing Service in Plumbers
    028 8167 9568
    12 Creeduff Road, Killen, Castlederg, County Tyrone BT81 7TF
    5.44 miles from this property
  • George Ridley in Builder
    01434 381006
    Tyneview, Slaggyford, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 7NH
    5.78 miles from this property
  • George Ridley in Builder
    01434 381006
    Tyneview, Slaggyford, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 7NH
    5.79 miles from this property
  • Drain Specialist Mennie Services Ltd in Drain & Sewer Services
    01434 382118
    Heatherview Towngreen, Slaggyford, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 7NS
    6.44 miles from this property
  • M R Robson Contractors in Electronic Shop
    01434 685320
    High Swinhope Shield, Sparty Lea, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 9UU
    7.16 miles from this property
  • J A B A in Architect
    01768 898021
    Selah House, Renwick, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1JZ
    7.93 miles from this property
  • T W Sparke Builder in Builder
    01434 618399
    Lonkley Lodge, Allendale, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 9DE
    9.22 miles from this property
  • Red Onion Kitchen Design Studio in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01434 618920
    Unit 1 Allen Mill, Allendale, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 9EA
    9.30 miles from this property
  • D B D Edgar in Builder
    01768 881401
    Fellside Farm, Ousby, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1QB
    9.32 miles from this property
  • A & A Plumbing & Heating Services in Plumbers
    01434 322857
    1 Wydon Terrace, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0AW
    11.61 miles from this property
  • Specialist Window Services in Double Glazing Installer
    01434 321147
    Old Brewery Cottage, Melkridge, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0LT
    11.65 miles from this property
  • J S Wilson Joiner & Contractor in Carpenters & Joiners
    01434 320125
    Leeburn, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0NF
    11.65 miles from this property
  • Mainrite Electrical Installations Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01434 321325
    Eals House, Tyne View Road, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 9JQ
    11.66 miles from this property
  • Postma Electrical Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01434 320226
    Unit K3 Hadrian Works, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 0EX
    11.67 miles from this property
  • Richard Skeet in Electrician
    01434 320703
    16 Westgate, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 9AF
    11.86 miles from this property
  • B L Scarth Ltd Building & Joinery Contractors in Builder
    01434 322852
    33 Central Drive, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 9AX
    11.88 miles from this property
  • Armstrong Carpets in Carpet Fitter
    01434 320380
    Main Street, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 9AE
    11.89 miles from this property
  • New Look Professional Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning in Carpet & Rugs Shop
    01768 889221
    9 Long Meg Cottages, Little Salkeld, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1NL
    11.89 miles from this property
  • John Judson Plumbing & Heating in Gas Installers
    01768 898053
    Bark Mill House, Lazonby, Penrith, Cumbria CA10 1BL
    11.93 miles from this property
  • George Reed Builder in Builder
    01434 321380
    9 Meadow Terrace, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 9DX
    12.00 miles from this property
  • Dodwell Brothers Ltd in Builder
    01434 673549
    West Longlea, Steel, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 0JD
    12.01 miles from this property
  • Shire Building Services in Builder
    01434 673289
    High Lilswood, Steel, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 0JD
    12.01 miles from this property
  • Jason Forster in Painters & Decorators
    01434 321942
    12 Meadow View, Haltwhistle, Northumberland NE49 9PE
    12.14 miles from this property
  • Pesarra in Painters & Decorators
    01434 344421
    Primrose Cottage, Henshaw, Hexham, Northumberland NE47 7EN
    12.19 miles from this property

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