3 bedroom property for sale

Guide price £270,000

Straightmead, Litton, Radstock BA3

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Property info

Property features

  • Rear Garden - 120ft by 43ft
  • Ample Parking
  • Potential for expansion subject to planning
  • Views over open countryside
  • Double Garage with electric and water services

Property description

A semi-detached cottage set in extensive grounds with scope to extend, located in the popular and exclusive village of Litton.

• Kitchen/Breakfast Room

• Sitting Room

• Master Bedroom

• Two Further Bedroom

• Family Bathroom

• Front and Rear Gardens

• Rear Garden 120ft by 43ft

• Ample Parking

• Utility Room

• Potential for expansion subject to Planning

• Double Garage

• Two Garden Stores

• Views over open countryside


Description


3 Straightmead is a semi-detached cottage with huge potential for extension subject to planning consent. Situated in the heart of Litton the property has views over the village and open countryside. On the ground floor there is a good sized entrance hall which leads to the sitting room and then through to the kitchen/breakfast room. There is a gas fire in the sitting room but the chimney could be opened up to reinstate an open fire.  From the kitchen, patio doors lead to the extensive rear garden.  The utility room and a cloakroom are conveniently situated off the kitchen.

On the first floor the landing leads to the three bedrooms including the master bedroom which all share a family bathroom. The bathroom has a bath and shower.

Outside, the property has a front garden which is mainly laid to lawn with a double garage at the far end and a boundary hedge. To the rear of the cottage the garden is 120ft by 43ft and laid to lawn. The property has its own drive with ample parking. There are two garden stores, one attached to the utility and one on the end of the garage. 

situation 

Within the village of Litton there is a strong community, with a church, village hall and public house.  The nearby village of Chewton Mendip also boasts a good range of facilities including an excellent primary school, pre-school, village shop, village hall, church and public house. 

The Cathedral City of Wells offers further facilities, including a twice weekly farmers market, and is seven miles to the south.  The regional centre of Bristol is 14 miles to the north, whilst the Heritage City of Bath is 15 miles to the north east.  Both offer a wide range of shopping, leisure and educational facilities. There is easy access to the road network.  High speed rail services to London Paddington are available from Bristol and Bath and Bristol International Airport is 20 minutes (12 miles) away.

There is a wide range of educational establishments at all levels in the area from the public and private sectors. There is a primary school in Chewton Mendip and the local secondary school is the very popular The Blue School, Wells, a bus to the school leaves each day from outside the property.  There is also a good selection of private schools in the locality including Wells Cathedral School, Downside, Millfield and All Hallows.

The area is well known for its variety and diversity of sporting and leisure facilities.  Walking and cycling may be undertaken in the immediate locality.  More formal pursuits may take place at the following locations:-

Cricket - Chewton Mendip Cricket Ground with clubhouse. Leisure Centres  -  Wells and Midsomer Norton. Golf  -  Farrington Gurney, Mendip and Wells. Sailing  -  Chew Valley Lake. Fishing  -  Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes. Horse Racing  -  Bath and Wincanton


General property information

tenure


The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.


Outgoings


Council Tax – Band C


Services


Mains water, electricity, drainage and gas. Gas fired central heating


Fixtures and fittings


All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale, although some may be available to the purchaser if required at valuation.


Public authorities


Mendip District Council


Postcode


BA3 4GW


Viewing


Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Killens,

Telephone


Energy performance certificate


Rated E. View at


Directions


From Wells proceed on the A39 Bristol Road.  At Chewton Mendip turn left onto Lower Street B3114.  Continue for approx. 1.1 miles then turn right onto Short Lane.  The property can be found on your right after approx. 100yds.


BA3 Zed-Index
£230,812 £337,269 £200,329 £164,708 £123,749

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Value change
£2,540 (1.11%) £3,685 (-1.57%) £13,168 (6.05%) £12,544 (5.75%) £10,372 (4.71%) £12,701 (5.82%) £30,179 (15.04%)
from 
Avg. price paid: £214,367
No. of property sales: 451
Avg. price paid: £205,458
No. of property sales: 1,299
Avg. price paid: £201,122
No. of property sales: 2,135
Avg. price paid: £204,070
No. of property sales: 3,030
Avg. price paid: £141,364
No. of property sales: 10,969

Avg. asking price in BA3: £365,657
No. of properties for sale in BA3: 259
Avg. asking rent in BA3: £672 pcm
No. of properties to rent in BA3: 44

Property value data/graphs for BA3

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £337,269 £226 3.8 £302,334
Semi-detached £200,329 £197 3.1 £183,943
Terraced £164,708 £176 2.8 £158,937
Flats £123,749 £213 1.9 £99,582

Current asking prices in BA3

Avg. current asking prices in BA3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £148,300
(3)
£164,915
(22)
£239,085
(86)
£384,957
(71)
£608,731
(24)
Flats £82,550
(5)
£140,211
(9)
£435,000
(1)
- -
All £107,206
(8)
£157,743
(31)
£241,337
(87)
£384,957
(71)
£608,731
(24)

Current asking rents in BA3

Avg. current asking prices in BA3
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £579 pcm
(3)
£669 pcm
(5)
£726 pcm
(8)
£1,074 pcm
(6)
£1,352 pcm
(1)
Flats £458 pcm
(5)
£563 pcm
(4)
- - -
All £504 pcm
(8)
£622 pcm
(9)
£726 pcm
(8)
£1,074 pcm
(6)
£1,352 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for BA3

Highest value in BA3
Highest value streets Zed-Index
£1,470,368
School Lane £740,512
£729,888
Hemington £663,994
Stoke St. Michael £616,128
Highest turnover in BA3
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Springers Hill 50.0%
Rackvernal Court 50.0%
Ash Tree Court 46.2%
Croft Road 41.7%
Westfield Terrace 40.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Keynsham (9.7 miles)
  • Parson Street (10.1 miles)
  • Bedminster (10.5 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (8.9 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (33.8 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (52.8 miles)
  • The Cottage Ferry Landing (11.1 miles)
  • Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing (11.1 miles)
  • Nova Scotia Ferry Landing (11.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Chewton Mendip Church of England VA Primary School (0.9 miles)
  • East Harptree Church of England VC Primary School (2.1 miles)
  • Farrington Gurney Church of England Primary School (2.3 miles)
  • Somervale School Specialist Media Arts College (4.1 miles)
  • Downside School (4.4 miles)
  • Norton Hill Academy (4.4 miles)
  • Fosse Way School (4.7 miles)
  • Wells Cathedral School (5.9 miles)
  • Bridge Learning Campus (8.3 miles)

Local info for Mendip

About the neighbours in BA3 4GW

Local tradesmen/services nearby

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  • Hellard Brothers Ltd in Builder
    01761 241208
    Bathway Corner, Bathway, Chewton Mendip, Radstock, Somerset BA3 4NS
    1.31 miles from this property
  • Hinton Decorating Ltd in Painters & Decorators
    01761 451188
    Wookey Barn, Lower Road, Hinton Blewett, Bristol, Avon BS39 5AT
    1.32 miles from this property
  • Origin Interiors Ltd in Interior Designers
    01761 451728
    Stable Yard, The Manor, Hinton Blewett, Bristol, Avon BS39 5AN
    1.54 miles from this property
  • L A Hearse in Carpenters & Joiners
    01761 221615
    3 Townsend, East Harptree, Bristol, Avon BS40 6BH
    1.89 miles from this property
  • David Armstrong Furniture Ltd in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01761 453117
    Pitway Lane, Farrington Gurney, Bristol, Avon BS39 6TX
    2.01 miles from this property
  • Spaceglass in Double Glazing Installer
    01761 453007
    The Cattle Market, Rush Hill, Farrington Gurney, Bristol, Avon BS39 6TP
    2.15 miles from this property
  • Robert Taylor Architect in Architect
    01761 453145
    Seaton Villa, Main Street, Farrington Gurney, Bristol, Avon BS39 6UB
    2.38 miles from this property
  • Influential Interiors in Interior Designers
    01761 221573
    The Old School, The Street, West Harptree, Bristol, Avon BS40 6EB
    2.60 miles from this property
  • A R P Painting & Decorating in Painters & Decorators
    01761 451770
    6 Sunnyside, Main Street, Farrington Gurney, Bristol, Avon BS39 6UN
    2.79 miles from this property
  • A C L Domestic Appliance Repairs in Appliance Repairs
    0845 003 9570
    Unit 22old Down Business Park, Old Down Road, Emborough, Radstock, Somerset BA3 4SA
    2.86 miles from this property
  • Bristol & Mendip Roofing in Roofing Contractors
    01761 453252
    6 Oaklands, Temple Cloud, Bristol, Avon BS39 5DN
    2.88 miles from this property
  • Valentino Kitchens in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01761 220033
    Harptree Hill, West Harptree, Bristol, Avon BS40 6EH
    3.05 miles from this property
  • Myles Adburgham Interior & Exterior Painter & Decorator in Painters & Decorators
    01761 453554
    The Old Plough, Harts Lane, Hallatrow, Bristol, Avon BS39 6EA
    3.05 miles from this property
  • Timber Windows of Bath in Double Glazing Installer
    01275 331118
    Unit 1 Westway Farm, Wick Road, Bishop Sutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5XP
    3.06 miles from this property
  • Colin French in Plumbers
    01275 332329
    2 The Laurels, Wick Road, Bishop Sutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5XQ
    3.08 miles from this property
  • Holbrook Industrial & Domestic Plumbing & Heating in Gas Installers
    01275 333327
    Littlewell House, Wick Road, Bishop Sutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5XD
    3.20 miles from this property
  • South West Appliance Repairs in Appliance Repairs
    01761 410696
    27 Brummel Way, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7XG
    3.29 miles from this property
  • Brian Bailey in Plumbers
    01761 452777
    15 Kings Oak Meadow, Clutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5SU
    3.30 miles from this property
  • Mendip Electrical Contractors Ltd in Electronic Shop
    01761 235897
    21 Woodview, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7XQ
    3.30 miles from this property
  • Inside Out in Painters & Decorators
    01761 452461
    25 Venus Lane, Clutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5SW
    3.37 miles from this property
  • Curtain Style in Curtain Supplier
    01761 453187
    Valley Workshop Stores Venus Lane, Clutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5SP
    3.37 miles from this property
  • Mike Clark in Builder
    01761 453301
    30 Rogers Close, Clutton, Bristol, Avon BS39 5RT
    3.39 miles from this property
  • Tall Tree Furniture & Kitchen Ltd in Kitchen Designers & Installers
    01761 232058
    Greenditch Farm, Parsonage Lane, Chilcompton, Radstock, Somerset BA3 4JU
    3.39 miles from this property
  • The Woman's Touch Interiors Ltd in Painters & Decorators
    07917 568000
    15 High Park, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7LN
    3.40 miles from this property
  • J B Bateman in Interior Designers
    01761 221344
    Lodmore Farm, East Harptree, Bristol, Avon BS40 6DF
    3.45 miles from this property
  • Andrew Pierce Electrical Contractor in Electronic Shop
    01761 417016
    20 Hope Place, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7LT
    3.47 miles from this property
  • Safeway Home Improvements Ltd in Double Glazing Installer
    01761 414120
    6 Old Mills Trading Estate, Old Mills, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7SU
    3.48 miles from this property
  • Slip Grip Products Ltd in Flooring Services
    01761 410789
    Unit 6 Old Mills Trading Estate, Old Mills, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7SU
    3.48 miles from this property
  • Carpet & Fabrics Direct in Flooring Store
    01761 414069
    Unit 7-9 Old Mills Industrial Estate, Old Mills, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7SU
    3.48 miles from this property
  • L M Electrical Spares Ltd in Appliance Retailer
    01761 412735
    Unit 29-30 Old Mills Industrial Estate, Old Mills, Paulton, Bristol, Avon BS39 7SU
    3.48 miles from this property

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