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4 bed detached house for sale

£229,950 Offers over

Rachel Drive, Duns TD11

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Property features

  • Modern Detached House
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Conservatory
  • Utility Room & W.C
  • Dining Kitchen
  • Gardens & Garage

Property description

This immaculately presented 4-bedroom house sits on a corner plot of a popular area on the edge of town.
A spacious family home which has a large conservatory added, this property also has 4 bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes, with the master bedroom having an en-suite shower room. The dining kitchen is modern with integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher, oven, hob and extractor fan with a separate utility room which houses the gas boiler and has plumbing for a washing machine.
This property also benefits from gas central heating, attractive light fittings, double glazing, integrated garage and is offered in clear neutral décor


Location


Situated in a desirable development on the outskirts of the town but conveniently within walking distance. The vibrant and picturesque town of Duns close to the A1 and just 45 miles from Edinburgh. Boasting many great attractions nearby including the 14th century Duns Castle, which is now a hotel and Manderson, an opulent Edwardian country house with its famous silver staircase and gardens that are open to the public. Duns has a good selection of shops and a great variety of recreational facilities. Other amenities include a medical centre, primary school and a modern state-of-the -art High School. Duns is served by good road links to the other main Scottish Border towns and 15 miles away from the East Coast railway station in Berwick-Upon-Tweed.


Accommodation


Vestibule (1.80M X 1.60M)
Entrance Hall (4.82M X 1.87M) at widest
Living Room (4.79M X 3.80M)
Dining Kitchen (4.82M X 4.52M)
Utility Room (1.99M X 1.61M)
Conservatory (4.61M X 2.84M)
Landing
Master Bedroom (4.53M X 4.16M) at widest
En-suite Shower Room (1.90M X 1.49M)
Family Bathroom (1.98M X 1.88M)
Bedroom 2 (3.78M X 3.27M)
Bedroom 3 (3.78M X 3.20M) at widest
Bedroom 4 (5.75M X 2.91M) at widest


Externally


To the front of the property there is block paved parking/drive for several cars which leads to the integral garage. An attractive picket style fence encloses the front and side garden which is mainly laid to lawn with attractive borders which are neatly planted with shrubs, trees and bushes. To the rear there is a private patio garden which opens out form the French doors from the kitchen and the conservatory.


Services


Mains Electricity and Water
Gas Central Heating
Council Tax: Band E
EPC: Band C


Viewing


By appointment with Melrose & Porteous


Survey/entry


By mutual arrangement. Home report available. Additional arrangements through agents

Offers should be submitted to Melrose & Porteous
Only those parties who have formally requested their interest may be advised of any closing date fixed for offers. These particulars are for guidance only. All measurements were taken by a sonic tape measure and may be subject to small discrepancies. Although a high level of care has been taken to ensure these details are correct, no guarantees are given to the accuracy of the above information. While the information is believed to be correct and accurate any potential purchaser must review the details themselves to ensure they are satisfied with our findings.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

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Market activity
Average price paid £175,145 Sales 99 Current average value £197,833 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £10,468 ▲ 5.59%

Property value data/graphs for TD11

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £275,478 £171 3.8 £201,333
Semi-detached £149,253 £148 2.9 £136,265
Terraced £164,406 £147 2.9 £133,555
Flats £170,660 £101 2.3 £77,666

Current asking prices in TD11

Average: £176,120
Avg. current asking prices in TD11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £64,950
(1)
£139,394
(10)
£159,120
(20)
£251,863
(19)
£261,900
(5)
Flats £48,500
(1)
£79,431
(8)
£167,333
(3)
- -
All £56,725
(2)
£112,744
(18)
£160,191
(23)
£251,863
(19)
£261,900
(5)

Current asking rents in TD11

Avg. current asking prices in TD11
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Fun facts for TD11

Highest value in TD11
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Wellrig Park £359,985
Duns TD11 £308,083
Gavinton £263,216
Main Street £246,240
Todlaw Road £226,702
Highest turnover in TD11
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Whitehall Close 62.5%
Blackadder Way 45.9%
Ainslie Terrace 33.3%
Swan Avenue 33.3%
Springfield Avenue 33.3%

What Zoopla users think of Duns

Overall rating:

  • currently 3 stars
Good - 56% (26 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed (12.4 miles)
  • Dunbar (16.9 miles)
  • Tweedbank (20.5 miles)
  • Edinburgh Airport (41.8 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (56.8 miles)
  • Glasgow Airport (82.0 miles)
  • Leith Newhaven Harbour Ferry Landing (36.5 miles)
  • Belvedere Ferry Landing (41.1 miles)
  • Inchcolm Island Ferry Landing (41.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Duns Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Chirnside Primary School (4.1 miles)
  • Swinton Primary School (4.8 miles)
  • Berwickshire High School (1.0 mile)
  • Eyemouth High School (11.2 miles)
  • Kelso High School (12.7 miles)
  • Longridge Towers School (10.5 miles)
  • The Grove Special School (12.4 miles)
  • Berwick Middle School (12.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Melrose & Porteous, TD11 on 01361 889004 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,077 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,995
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £734 /mo Find available rates In partnership with RBS

These results are not provided by RBS 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 £27/mo (£327/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 £60 Electricity £60 Estimated energy cost £120/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 size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 21600 kWh/year
Electricity: 5300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Scottish Borders

Estimated tax band E Council tax cost £132 /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 £26 Sewerage £38 Estimated water cost £64 /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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