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2 bed detached bungalow for sale

£225,000

Polham Lane, Somerton TA11

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Property features

  • Built in 2014
  • Low maintenence garden
  • Privately situated
  • Close to centre of Somerton
  • Modern kitchen and bathroom
  • Well presented
  • Off road parking
  • Double glazed throughout

Property description

A modern, well presented two bedroom detached bungalow, constructed in 2014 and conveniently situated within Somerton. The bungalow offers flexible accommodation and is complete with modern, neutral decoration throughout.

Summary
Constructed in 2014,34 Polham Lane is a well proportioned detached bungalow situated in a private location close to the centre of Somerton. Presented in excellent decorative order with neutral tones and modern fittings throughout, the property offers accommodation comprising entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen/diner, two bedrooms and a bathroom. The layout of the property could easily be reconfigured in order to re position the bedrooms and sitting room if preferred. The property also benefits from double glazing, ample parking, gas fired central heating and a low maintenance rear garden.

Services
Mains water, drainage, gas and electricity. Gas fired central heating to radiators. Council tax band D.

Amenities
Somerton was the ancient Capital of Wessex in the 8th century and a former market town. It then later became the County town of Somerset in the 13th/14th Century. There is a good level of amenities including shops, bank, library, doctor and dentist surgeries, there are also several public houses, restaurants, churches and primary schools within the town. A more comprehensive range of amenities can be found in the County town of Taunton to the west or Yeovil to the south. The mainline railway stations are located in Castle Cary, Yeovil and Taunton. The property is also well served by the A303 linking both central London and the South West, the M5 can be joined at junction 23.

Entrance Hall
Accessed via part glazed entrance door with radiator and access to loft hatch. Storage cupboard housing gas fired Valliant combination boiler. Doors to:-

Sitting Room - 11' 1'' x 11' 8'' (3.38m x 3.56m)
With window to side and radiator

Kitchen/Diner - 13' 9'' Max x 17' 5'' Max (4.18m Max x 5.32m Max)
Modern kitchen with a range of base and wall mounted white units with oak effect work surfaces over, incorporating Zanussi single oven with four ring hob and a one and half bowl stainless steel sink unit with drainer. Space is provided for fridge freezer and washing machine, there is also a radiator. Patio doors and a bay window to the rear enhance the light and airy feel to the kitchen.

Bedroom 1 - 12' 0'' x 10' 8'' (3.66m x 3.25m)
With window to rear and radiator

Bedroom 2 - 11' 2'' x 11' 5'' (3.41m x 3.49m)
With window to front and radiator

Bathroom - 5' 9'' x 7' 9'' (1.76m x 2.36m)
With window to side, heated ladder towel rail, extractor fan and modern white suite comprising: "P" shaped bath with hand shower attachment, low level W.C and wash hand basin with cupboards under and vanity unit above. Presented with a modern black covered tile effect flooring and neutral decoration.

Outside
Approached from Polham Lane on to a herring bone brick shared drive with parking for two cars. Pedestrian gate provides access to the rear garden which is largely laid to patio with a natural stone wall, with fencing above, surrounding the boundary.


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £295,445 Sales 144 Current average value £330,918 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £24,857 ▲ 8.12%

Property value data/graphs for TA11

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £415,440 £257 3.8 £375,449
Semi-detached £243,476 £239 3.1 £239,518
Terraced £230,980 £230 2.9 £229,665
Flats £129,532 - 1.9 £132,250

Current asking prices in TA11

Average: £423,157
Avg. current asking prices in TA11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £178,712
(4)
£398,740
(12)
£415,642
(14)
£672,990
(5)
Flats - - - - -
All - £178,712
(4)
£398,740
(12)
£415,642
(14)
£672,990
(5)

Current asking rents in TA11

Average: £861 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TA11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £674 pcm
(2)
- £1,499 pcm
(1)
-
Flats - £598 pcm
(1)
- - -
All - £649 pcm
(3)
- £1,499 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for TA11

Highest value in TA11
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Somerton TA11 £588,688
Littleton, Somerton TA11 £538,745
George Street £520,596
Compton Street £515,694
Church Street £485,075
Highest turnover in TA11
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Kingweston Road 54.5%
Pinewood Drive 42.9%
Waverley Close 40.0%
Orchard Way 38.5%
Chantry Court 35.7%

What Zoopla users think of Somerton

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 84%

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Nearby transport

  • Yeovil Pen Mill (9.1 miles)
  • Castle Cary (9.8 miles)
  • Yeovil Junction (10.3 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (22.9 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (35.5 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (36.8 miles)
  • Bridgwater Ferry Terminal (12.8 miles)
  • Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour (23.4 miles)
  • Clevedon Pier (27.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • King Ina Academy (Infants) (0.3 miles)
  • King Ina Church of England Academy (Juniors) (0.4 miles)
  • Monteclefe Church of England VA Junior School (0.4 miles)
  • Millfield School (5.0 miles)
  • Strode College (5.4 miles)
  • Cambian Lufton College (7.3 miles)
  • Huish Episcopi Academy (3.7 miles)
  • Avalon School (4.5 miles)
  • Crispin School Academy (5.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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George James, TA11 on 01458 521940 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,001 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £718 /mo Find available rates

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£141/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 £38 Electricity £41 Estimated energy cost £79/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: 11900 kWh/year
Electricity: 3100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

South Somerset

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £150 /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 £21 Estimated water cost £42 /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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