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5 bed cottage for sale

£675,000 Offers over

Hockerbench, Bishopstone SN6

5 3
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Property features

  • Open house Saturday 24th September. Please contact Hanleys to arrange an appoin
  • A beautifully presented Period Cottage which has been sympathetically renovated
  • Established landscaped rear garden with outbilding and garden store
  • Garage which has been fully insulated and is currently used as a storage area /
  • Offering flexible accommodation in excess of 2000sq ft with views towards The Ri
  • Situated in a sought after active village on the edge of The Downs close to The
  • Five bedrooms, Master Bedroom suite with dressing room & en-suite
  • Four Reception Rooms; Sitting Room with Inglenook fireplace
  • Kitchen/breakfast Room with French doors opening onto the rear garden

Property description

A beautifully presented and fully refurbished five bedroom period cottage set in the heart of this sought after village with views towards The Ridgeway. A particular feature of the cottage is its attractive landscaped garden with patio area leading down to the lawn with a selection of established trees, summerhouse and workshop/garden store. There is gated access to the rear which leads to the village school and pond. The property has been stylishly updated and renovated by the present owners retaining and enhancing the character of the cottage, including oak flooring, oak windows, Inglenook fireplace and exposed beams. The deceptively spacious accommodation comprises: Entrance hall, study, living room with Inglenook fireplace, fitted kitchen/breakfast room with built-in appliances and french doors opening onto the patio, family room/garden room with doors opening onto the patio, attractive dining room with fireplace also with french doors opening onto the patio, utility room and cloakroom. To the first floor there is a master bedroom suite: Dressing room and en-suite shower room and two bedrooms with a family bathroom. Via another staircase, with access to all bedrooms should you wish, are another two bedrooms, one with en-suite: All en-suites have been stylishly refitted. To the second floor is a useful attic/loft room. Having two staircases to the first floor the cottage offers the flexibility to accommodate an Au Pair or family member and provide privacy. To the front is an attractive cottage garden and porch. Driveway parking for two vehicles leads to the garage which has been fully insulated and is currently used as a store/home office. This could easily be converted back to a garage if required. The property is heated by oil fired radiator central heating.


Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £306,926 Sales 297 Current average value £332,129 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,559 ▲ 2.65%

Property value data/graphs for SN6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £458,480 £279 3.9 £408,811
Semi-detached £277,940 £269 3.2 £277,008
Terraced £222,722 £296 2.8 £236,193
Flats £154,206 £198 1.8 £118,733

Current asking prices in SN6

Average: £426,641
Avg. current asking prices in SN6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £144,975
(2)
£261,874
(18)
£295,467
(29)
£491,657
(39)
£650,883
(18)
Flats £121,238
(4)
£159,950
(1)
- - -
All £129,150
(6)
£256,510
(19)
£295,467
(29)
£491,657
(39)
£650,883
(18)

Current asking rents in SN6

Average: £1,074 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SN6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £524 pcm
(5)
£875 pcm
(1)
£1,053 pcm
(6)
£1,287 pcm
(1)
£2,376 pcm
(4)
Flats £474 pcm
(3)
£692 pcm
(5)
- - -
All £505 pcm
(8)
£723 pcm
(6)
£1,053 pcm
(6)
£1,287 pcm
(1)
£2,376 pcm
(4)

Fun facts for SN6

Highest value in SN6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Swan Lane £761,169
Wixes Piece £741,590
North End £653,171
Marston Meysey, Swindon SN6 £652,511
Sevenhampton, Swindon SN6 £622,989
Highest turnover in SN6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Hammond Close 50.0%
Skye Close 50.0%
Parsonage Court 48.1%
Fouracre Close 47.1%
Grange Close 45.5%

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Nearby transport

  • Swindon (Wilts) (6.1 miles)
  • Hungerford (11.0 miles)
  • Bedwyn (12.0 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (43.4 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (47.7 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (51.2 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (37.9 miles)
  • Lydney Harbour (38.6 miles)
  • Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing (40.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Bishopstone Church of England Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Ashbury with Compton Beauchamp Church of England (A) Primary School (1.4 miles)
  • Wanborough Primary School (2.3 miles)
  • New College Swindon (4.8 miles)
  • Uplands Educational Trust (5.0 miles)
  • Priory College Swindon (5.7 miles)
  • Pinewood School (2.3 miles)
  • Dorcan Technology College (3.7 miles)
  • The Dorcan Academy (3.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Hanley's, SN6 on 01793 937455 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£2,555 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £2,154 /mo Find available rates

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Energy Gas £64 Electricity £64 Estimated energy cost £128/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: 23300 kWh/year
Electricity: 5600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Swindon

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £234 /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 £21 Sewerage £18 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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