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2 bed terraced house for sale

£365,000 Offers over

St. John Street, Lewes BN7

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Property features

  • Convenient town centre location
  • Terraced period cottage
  • Accommodation arranged over four floors
  • Two bedrooms
  • Cellar room with window and ventilation
  • Enclosed west facing courtyard

Property description


Summary
Never having been available to the open market - A delightful terraced period property ideally situated in this convenient and deceptively quiet location and within easy reach of the High street and Mainline railway station.

Description
Fox and Sons are delighted to be able to offer this rarely available charming period property which is generally much sought after and ideally located within the heart of the historical county town of Lewes. The property's accommodation is arranged over four floors and briefly comprises to the ground floor; sitting room and kitchen breakfast room with trap door which opens to a fantastic cellar room - currently used as a study but which could host a variety of other purposes. To the first floor there is the main bedroom, landing with extremely handy storage cupboards and fabulous refitted shower which incorporates one of the largest shower enclosures your eyes will ever see! The second double bedroom to the second floor completes the accommodation. The west facing enclosed courtyard garden is paved for ease of maintenance and offers a timber built outbuilding with the potential for conversion. The property is conveniently positioned for all the amenities Lewes has to offer including a variety of boutique shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants alongside the mainline railway station offering direct links to London Victoria in just over an hour.

Approach
Obscured double glazed hardwood door leading into sitting room.

Sitting Room 10' 1" into alcove x 10' 1" ( 3.07m into alcove x 3.07m )
Single glazed sliding sash window to front with secondary glazed fixed unit, coved ceiling and feature fireplace with real flame coal effect gas fire and bricks around with hearth and timber mantel and back boiler behind, built in low level storage cupboard housing isolation switch for gas fire, obscured glazed timber framed door into kitchen.

Kitchen Breakfast Room 9' 2" x 8' 10" ( 2.79m x 2.69m )
UPVC double glazed window to rear overlooking rear courtyard garden. Fitted kitchen comprising range of matching wall and base level units with work surfaces extending to include single bowl sink with mixer tap and drainer, space and plumbing for free standing gas cooker with fitted extractor fan over, under counter fridge, under counter washing machine, part tiled surround, directional spotlights on track and stairs ascend to first floor landing with storage space under and trap door to cellar. Opening through to rear inner lobby with radiator and timber door into larder cupboard with shelving. Terracotta tile effect laminate flooring that extends through rear lobby.

Cellar Room 9' 10" max into alcove x 9' 7" ( 3.00m max into alcove x 2.92m )
UPVC double glazed window to front with extraction, inset down lighters, exposed timber beams and radiator. Range of kitchen style wall and base level units with work surfaces creating office area, wood laminate flooring.

Enclosed West Facing Courtyard
Crazy paved with timber fence to either side, brick built out building to rear with corrugated roof, outside water tap and rainwater butt.

First Floor Landing
Stairs ascending form kitchen, built in storage cupboard with hanging and shelving and sliding door fronts, further staircase ascending to second floor and UPVC double glazed window to rear.

Bedroom One 10' x 9' to built in wardrobe ( 3.05m x 2.74m to built in wardrobe )
Single glazed timber framed sliding sash window to front with secondary glazed unit, radiator and built in wardrobe with hanging and shelving and sliding door fronts.

Shower Room 8' 7" x 4' 10" ( 2.62m x 1.47m )
Obscured UPVC double glazed window to rear. Low level WC with enclosed cistern set within vanity unit with drawers and cupboard, integrated wash hand basin with mixer tap and resin work surface, chrome styled heated towel rail, ceramic tiled floor and large contemporary style shower enclosure with Thermostat shower, fully tiled surround and glass shower screen and door.

Second Floor Bedroom 10' Max x 12' 10" ( 3.05m Max x 3.91m )
Some restricted head height. Single glazed timber framed window to front with down land views, built in cupboard into eaves recess storage.

1. Money laundering regulations: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. These particulars are issued in good faith but do not constitute representations of fact or form part of any offer or contract. The matters referred to in these particulars should be independently verified by prospective buyers or tenants. Neither sequence (UK) limited nor any of its employees or agents has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £484,695 Sales 251 Current average value £500,245 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £31,418 ▲ 6.70%

What is the current average value of properties in BN7?

The current average value in BN7 in January 2017 is £500,245. This has increased 0.68% from October 2016. Terraced properties sold for a current average value of £442,257 and semi-detached properties valued £465,051. In the past year property prices in BN7 have increased 6.70%. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.

Property value data/graphs for BN7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £831,582 £467 4.0 £750,032
Semi-detached £465,051 £453 3.2 £506,854
Terraced £442,257 £459 2.9 £453,087
Flats £270,433 £446 1.8 £266,106

Current asking prices in BN7

Average: £405,212
Avg. current asking prices in BN7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £148,869
(8)
£323,111
(9)
£398,200
(15)
£581,711
(9)
£517,475
(2)
Flats £162,925
(14)
£262,900
(10)
- - -
All £157,814
(22)
£291,421
(19)
£398,200
(15)
£581,711
(9)
£517,475
(2)

Current asking rents in BN7

Average: £1,043 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BN7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £683 pcm
(3)
£1,052 pcm
(3)
£1,476 pcm
(2)
- -
Flats £820 pcm
(5)
£1,104 pcm
(5)
£1,476 pcm
(2)
- -
All £769 pcm
(8)
£1,084 pcm
(8)
£1,476 pcm
(4)
- -

Fun facts for BN7

Highest value in BN7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
East Chiltington, Lewes BN7 £1,428,524
Rotten Row £1,222,431
Cuilfail £1,122,608
The Avenue £1,066,140
Plumpton Lane £1,046,804
Highest turnover in BN7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Wheatsheaf Gardens 50.0%
Monks Way 43.8%
Bishops Drive 41.7%
Grange Road 41.7%
Morris Road 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of Lewes

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Nearby transport

  • Lewes (0.3 miles)
  • Cooksbridge (2.1 miles)
  • Glynde (2.8 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (13.7 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (20.8 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (40.9 miles)
  • Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal (6.2 miles)
  • Bosham Hoe Ferry Landing (38.5 miles)
  • West Itchenor Ferry Landing (38.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Lewes New School (0.1 miles)
  • Pells Church of England Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Southover CofE Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Plumpton College (4.0 miles)
  • UTC@harbourside (5.9 miles)
  • St John's School and College (6.7 miles)
  • Lewes Old Grammar School (0.3 miles)
  • Owlswick School (1.6 miles)
  • Northease Manor School (2.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Fox & Sons, BN7 on 01273 447315 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,465 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 36,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £1,165 /mo Find available rates In partnership with Natwest

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

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 £100,000 Average insurance cost £23/mo (£271/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 £28 Electricity £40 Estimated energy cost £68/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: 9500 kWh/year
Electricity: 2900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Lewes

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £170 /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 £13 Sewerage £26 Estimated water cost £39 /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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