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5 bed detached house for sale

£1,250,000

College Avenue, Formby, Liverpool L37

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Property features

  • Entertaining room, family room, cinema/games room
  • Cloakroom/W.C., study/cloakroom
  • Splendid breakfast kitchen
  • Five double bedrooms
  • Three luxury contemporary en-suites
  • Luxury jack ‘N’ jill en-suite shower room
  • Gas heating system, double glazing
  • Double garage, ample parking
  • Good sized westerly facing rear garden
  • Electrically controlled entrance gates

Property description



Only by interior inspection can you fully appreciate this 5 bedroomed detached family residence, which has recently been re-designed and undergone complete renovation by the present owners providing a contemporary and versatile living space. The property is set in a good sized plot and has the advantage of a westerly rear aspect and is situated in a much sought after neighbourhood in Freshfield, convenient for Formby Golf, Tennis and Cricket Clubs, the ’Pinewoods Nature Reserve’, the beach and Freshfield railway station.

Spacious Reception Hall

19’8 X 16’7 maximum dimensions, irregular shape (5.99m x 5.05m)

UPVC framed double glazed door and two double glazed windows to front; meter cupboard; ‘Amtico’ flooring; oak spindled staircase leading to first floor.

Cloakroom/W.C.

Suite comprising a low level w.C. And wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard below; cupboard housing a ‘Vaillant’ gas heating boiler; chrome heated towel rail; part tiled walls and flooring; downlighters to ceiling; UPVC framed double glazed opaque window to side.

Formal Entertaining Room 23’5” x 17’3” into recess (7.82m x 5.26m)

Four UPVC framed double glazed windows to front; feature fire surround with ‘cast iron’ inset and ‘marble’ hearth and fitted with a coal effect ‘living flame’ gas fire; ‘Amtico’ flooring; double opening glazed doors leading to...

Cinema/Games Room 25’8” x 21’1” (7.82m x 6.43m)

Two UPVC framed double glazed bi-folding doors leading to rear garden; ceiling mounted cinema projector with remote controlled pull down screen and speaker system; ‘Amtico’ flooring; downlighters to ceiling.

Family/T.V. Room 13’7” x 12’1” (4.14m x 3.68m)

‘Cast iron’ fire surround fitted with a ‘living flame’ coal effect gas fire; ‘Amtico’ flooring; two UPVC framed double glazed windows to front.

Study/Cloakroom (presently used as a playroom) 13’8” x 7’0” maximum dimensions (4.17m x 2.13m)

‘Amtico’ flooring.

Splendid Breakfast Kitchen 23’8” x 23’3” (7.21m x 7.09m)

Four UPVC. Framed double glazed windows; upcv framed double glazed French doors leading to rear garden; excellent range of base, wall and drawer units with granite working surfaces and under unit heating and lighting; two stainless steel sink units with mixer tap; hot and cold ‘Quooker’ tap; two built in ‘Neff’ ovens with hotplate drawer below; built in ‘Neff’ microwave; integrated refrigerator/freezer and dishwasher; built in wine cooler; centre island with quarts granite working surfaces incorporating a breakfast bar with drawers and cupboard below; ‘Neff’ induction four ring hob with hot plate and ‘Neff’ extractor fan above; porcelain tiled flooring.

First Floor

Spacious Landing

‘Amtico’ flooring; two UPVC. Framed double glazed windows to front.

Master Bedroom 17’3” x 13’8” (5.26m x 4.17m)

UPVC framed double glazed window to front; range of fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelving; ‘Amtico’ flooring; double opening glazed doors leading to...

Luxury En-Suite Bathroom/Shower Room 11’7” x 9’11” (3.53m x 3.02m)

Suite comprising a contemporary wall mounted wash hand basin in a vanity unit, low level w.C., tile sided bath with centre mixer tap, walk in shower cubicle with a rainfall shower head and fitted with a mains shower; chrome heated towel rail; downlighters to ceiling; two U.P.V.C. Framed double glazed windows to rear and side.

Bedroom No. 2 23’6” maximum dimensions x 10’9” (7.16m x 3.28m)

UPVC framed double glazed French doors with a Juliet balcony and overlooking the westerly facing rear garden; UPVC framed double glazed window to side.

Jack ‘N’ Jill Shower Room

Suite comprising a low level w.C.; contemporary wash hand basin with mixer tap in a vanity unit, walk-in shower cubicle with rainfall shower head and fitted with mains shower; chrome heated towel rail; downlighters to ceiling; tiled walls and flooring.

Bedroom No. 3 17’3” x 11’9” reducing to 6’5” (5.26m x 3.58m, 1.96m)

UPVC framed double glazed window to rear; ‘Amtico’ flooring; downlighters to ceiling.

Bedroom No. 4 15’6” into recess x 15’5” maximum dimensions (4.72m x 4.70m)

Two UPVC framed double glazed windows to rear.

En-Suite Bathroom

Suite comprising a low level w.C., contemporary wash hand basin with mixer tap in a vanity unit and a tile sided bath with centre tap; part tiled walls and flooring; downlighters to ceiling; extractor fan; heated chrome towel rail.

Bedroom 5 17’2” x 11’5” (5.23m x 3.48m)

Two UPVC framed double glazed windows to front; built in wardrobes with over bed cupboards and two bedside cabinets.

En Suite Shower Room

Suite comprising a low level w.C., contemporary wash hand basin with mixer tap in a vanity unit and a walk-in shower cubicle with rainfall shower head and fitted with a mains shower.

Outside

Detached Double Garage

Electrically controlled roller door; power and light; UPVC framed sliding patio doors to side; plumbing for automatic washing machine and space for tumble dryer.

Gardens

Accessed via electrically controlled gates to the front, which open onto a large gravelled area providing ample parking, the front garden is laid to lawn with borders containing shrubs and bushes. The enclosed Westerly facing rear garden has a patio area and is laid to lawn with borders containing mature trees, shrubs and bushes.


Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £283,650 Sales 325 Current average value £300,369 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,691 ▲ 1.24%

Property value data/graphs for L37

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £406,601 £248 3.8 £383,090
Semi-detached £239,920 £222 3.3 £224,177
Terraced £199,983 £192 3.0 £187,155
Flats £178,222 £283 2.0 £149,813

Current asking prices in L37

Average: £613,311
Avg. current asking prices in L37
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £78,500
(1)
£176,658
(6)
£255,990
(73)
£439,162
(61)
£999,998
(40)
Flats £78,500
(3)
£156,681
(21)
£250,000
(1)
- -
All £78,500
(4)
£161,120
(27)
£255,909
(74)
£439,162
(61)
£999,998
(40)

Current asking rents in L37

Average: £820 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in L37
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - £989 pcm
(6)
- -
Flats £624 pcm
(1)
£547 pcm
(3)
- - -
All £624 pcm
(1)
£547 pcm
(3)
£989 pcm
(6)
- -

Fun facts for L37

Highest value in L37
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Shireburn Road £1,487,939
Victoria Road £941,668
St. Georges Road £648,377
Freshfield Road £588,342
Carrs Crescent £568,489
Highest turnover in L37
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Primrose Close 46.7%
Elm Drive 39.1%
Michaels Close 36.4%
Cross Green Close 35.0%
Dobbs Drive 34.4%

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Nearby transport

  • Formby (0.2 miles)
  • Freshfield (0.6 miles)
  • Hightown (2.3 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (15.0 miles)
  • Liverpool John Lennon Airport (17.9 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (35.7 miles)
  • Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle (8.3 miles)
  • Seacombe Ferry Terminal (10.4 miles)
  • Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal (10.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Jerome's Catholic Primary School (0.6 miles)
  • Our Lady of Compassion Catholic Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Redgate Primary School (0.9 miles)
  • South Sefton College (6.4 miles)
  • King George V College (6.7 miles)
  • Arden College (7.0 miles)
  • Formby High School (0.3 miles)
  • Range High School (0.9 miles)
  • Clarence High School (1.0 mile)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Colette Gunter Ltd, L37 on 01704 827247 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£4,544 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 125,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £3,990 /mo Find available rates

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £38/mo (£455/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £75 Electricity £74 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

Council Tax

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Sefton

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £312 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £29 Sewerage £26 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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