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5 bed detached house for sale

£229,000 Guide price

Woodlands Road, Lancaster LA1

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Property features

  • Detached & Extended House
  • Backs Onto Canal
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Main Bathroom
  • Separate Shower Room and Toilet
  • Attached Garage
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • Semi Rural Setting
  • Gas Central Heating
  • Part Double Glazing

Property description

** price reduced from £245,000! ** This spacious five bedroom detached house is situated in a very popular residential location on the outskirts of Lancaster giving easy reach to the canal and river while access to the city center is also close by. The property itself backs onto the canal and has some lovely views over the Lancashire countryside. Cycle down the canal in to Lancaster in just minutes! Add this to the existing benefits of gas central heating, mostly double glazing, attached garage and beautiful gardens full of various plants, trees and shrubs and early viewing is very highly recommended.


UPVc double glazed window, Stairs to first floor, Door to integral garage, Radiator.

Lounge (6.71m x 3.61m (22' x 11'10))

Feature tiled fire surround and hearth with open fire, Large secondary glazed window overlooking the gardens, Television point, UPVc double glazed window, Two radiators.

Dining Kitchen (4.62m x 3.35m (15'2 x 11'))

A large range of wall, display and base units with complimentary roll edge work tops, One and a half single drainer stainless steel sink with mixer tap, Slotted in gas cooker, Integrated fridge and freezer, Plumbed for automatic washing machine, Two UPVc double glazed windows, Tiled floor, Telephone point, Radiator.

First Floor


Loft access via a drop down ladder which has light connected, Built in shelving.

Bedroom 1 (3.96m x 3.25m (13' x 10'8))

Range of built in wardrobes and cupboards, Secondary glazed window with canal views, Radiator.

Bedroom 2 (3.61m x 3.35m (11'10 x 11'))

UPVc double glazed window, Radiator.

Bedroom 3 (3.66m x 2.67m (12' x 8'9))

Range of built in cupboards and drawers with complimentary roll edge work tops, Built in shelving, Secondary glazed window with canal views, Radiator.

Bathroom (2.13m x 1.65m (7' x 5'5))

Modern three piece suite comprising of, Panelled bath with shower and screen over, Pedestal wash hand basin, Low flush WC, Airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, PVc clad ceiling, Tiled walls, UPVc double glazed window, Tiled floor, Heated towel rail.

Bedroom 4 (4.09m x 2.54m (13'5 x 8'4))

Three UPVc double glazed windows with views over the gardens and canal, Two radiators.

Bedroom 5 (2.57m x 2.54m (8'5 x 8'4))

Built in wardrobe, desk and bed base with storage under, UPVc double glazed door and window combination to South facing balcony, Radiator.

Shower Room

Stand in shower tray with curtain, PVc clad ceiling, Tiled walls, UPVc double glazed window, Tiled floor, Radiator.

Separate Wc

Low flush WC, Pedestal wash hand basin, UPVc tilt and turn window, Radiator.



Laid to lawn with mature tree, shrub and plant borders, Concrete driveway leading to integral garage with up and over door.

East Side

Laid to fruit and vegetable plot, Compost bin, Concrete pathway.


Lovely mature wildlife friendly rear garden which is laid to lawn with mature fruit tree, shrub, hedge and plant borders, Pebble water feature, Well planted natural pond left over for wildlife, Two paved patio areas.

Garage (5.79m x 2.74m (19' x 9'))

Up and over door, Work bench, Window, Power and light connected.

Utility Area (2.74m x 2.44m (9' x 8'))

Power and water supply, Window, Walk in store cupboard.


Gas Central Heating (not tested)

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £170,313 Sales 754 Current average value £166,667 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£6,597 ▼ -3.81%

Property value data/graphs for LA1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £306,497 £213 3.8 £277,177
Semi-detached £162,174 £184 3.1 £165,975
Terraced £141,364 £171 2.9 £147,855
Flats £136,345 £195 1.8 £142,673

Current asking prices in LA1

Average: £168,670
Avg. current asking prices in LA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £86,800
Flats £92,287
- - -
All £91,525

Current asking rents in LA1

Average: £637 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in LA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £639 pcm
£544 pcm
£585 pcm
£604 pcm
£384 pcm
Flats £574 pcm
£667 pcm
£923 pcm
- £2,058 pcm
All £585 pcm
£599 pcm
£641 pcm
£604 pcm
£802 pcm

Fun facts for LA1

Highest value in LA1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Haverbreaks Road £611,758
Brettargh Drive £554,678
Eden Park £523,582
Parkgate Drive £484,969
Castle Park £454,246
Highest turnover in LA1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Standen Park House 76.2%
Ash Grove 66.7%
Hutton Way 61.5%
Pickard Street 61.5%
Queen Street 60.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Lancaster (1.5 miles)
  • Bare Lane (1.8 miles)
  • Morecambe (3.1 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (22.7 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (48.2 miles)
  • Liverpool John Lennon Airport (50.9 miles)
  • Heysham Ferry Terminal (5.4 miles)
  • Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing (12.7 miles)
  • Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing (13.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Skerton St Luke's Church of England Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Lancaster (0.6 miles)
  • Lancaster Ryelands Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Beaumont College - A Scope College (0.4 miles)
  • Lancaster and Morecambe College (1.4 miles)
  • Myerscough College (15.0 miles)
  • Our Lady's Catholic College (1.0 mile)
  • Central Lancaster High School (1.1 miles)
  • The Loyne Specialist School (1.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,108 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,900
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £730 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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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 £75,000 Average insurance cost £34/mo (£403/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 £65 Electricity £67 Estimated energy cost £132/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

Local authority


Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £157 /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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