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3 bed semi-detached house for sale

£227,000

2 Yew Tree Cottages, Skelton, Penrith, Cumbria CA11

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Property features

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen/ Diner
  • Sun Room
  • Bathroom
  • Garden

Property description

Found in the ever popular village of Skelton, with its sought after, "Outstanding", primary school, handy for Penrith & its associated amenities, a well presented, deceptively spacious, extended, 3 bedroomed, semi-detached family home with views to front & rear. Centrally heated & double glazed.

Located in a quiet area, adjacent to the centre of the village, Yew Tree Cottages enjoys an elevated position with views toward Blencathra to the front and the Pennines to the rear.

With garden adjoining, along with ample parking space for up to four vehicles, and a separate garage and second garden area the property makes an ideal family home.

Handy for Penrith it lies surprisingly close to the National Park boundary at Greystoke and is also well served for access to Carlisle and the M6. No onward chain.

Directions
From Penrith take the B5288 for Greystoke; take the first right for Skelton after you cross over the M6. Follow the signs for Skelton and as you enter the village, go past the pub and straight on where the property is on the right after the Methodist Church.

Entrance Hall With stairs leading to the first floor. Oak flooring with a UPVC front door. Separate downstairs utility room with a WC and wash hand basin. Plumbed for an automatic washing machine and tumble dryer.

Lounge17'10" x 12'4" (5.44m x 3.76m). With a corner aspect. Multifuel stove in a sandstone and slate fireplace. Built in cupboard. Carpeted with a radiator and UPVC sealed unit double glazing.

Kitchen/ Diner17'10" x 9'9" (5.44m x 2.97m). With French doors leading to the sun room. A range of fitted units incorporating a 1½ bowl stainless steel single drainer sink unit. With a double electric oven, halogen hob and an integrated dishwasher. Oil powered combi boiler. Oak flooring with a radiator and UPVC sealed unit double glazing.

Sun Room10'3" x 8'3" (3.12m x 2.51m). With French doors leading to the patio area at the rear and another set of French doors leading to the kitchen. Oak flooring with a radiator and UPVC sealed unit double glazing.

Bedroom 112' x 12'5" (3.66m x 3.78m). Carpeted with a radiator and UPVC sealed unit double glazing with open views over the fields towards the Lake District.

Bedroom 213'1" x 9'10" (3.99m x 3m). With a built in wardrobe. Carpeted with a radiator and UPVC sealed unit double glazing with views to over fields towards Pennines.

Bedroom 39'10" x 7'3" (3m x 2.2m). Carpeted with a radiator and UPVC sealed unit double glazing with views over the fields towards the Pennines.

Bathroom9'4" x 5'6" (2.84m x 1.68m). With a fitted four piece suite comprising low suite WC, pedestal wash hand basin and bath and a separate shower cubicle. Wood effect flooring with a UPVC sealed unit double glazing.

Outside Garden to front mainly to lawn with off road parking to the rear.

Additional parking and garden area adjacent to the garage in a detached block with space for a camper-van.

Services
Mains electric, water and drainage are connected but have not been tested. Oil powered central heating.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan

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Market activity
Average price paid £197,156 Sales 326 Current average value £241,147 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,143 ▲ 2.61%

Property value data/graphs for CA11

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £350,498 £256 3.6 £268,070
Semi-detached £209,913 £216 3.1 £184,544
Terraced £180,810 £223 2.9 £158,933
Flats £144,809 £218 1.9 £127,943

Current asking prices in CA11

Average: £272,119
Avg. current asking prices in CA11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £71,000
(3)
£178,307
(27)
£225,654
(44)
£416,796
(30)
£488,119
(8)
Flats £88,217
(9)
£164,847
(17)
£203,750
(4)
- -
All £83,912
(12)
£173,107
(44)
£223,828
(48)
£416,796
(30)
£488,119
(8)

Current asking rents in CA11

Average: £584 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CA11
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £451 pcm
(1)
£537 pcm
(12)
£751 pcm
(5)
£1,151 pcm
(2)
-
Flats £456 pcm
(5)
£494 pcm
(3)
- - -
All £455 pcm
(6)
£528 pcm
(15)
£751 pcm
(5)
£1,150 pcm
(2)
-

Fun facts for CA11

Highest value in CA11
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Hartsop £545,793
Watermillock £538,481
Patterdale, Penrith CA11 £538,335
Roundthorn £511,097
Dockray £494,970
Highest turnover in CA11
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Two Lions Square 90.0%
The Drive 75.0%
Eden Close 50.0%
Walker Rise 50.0%
Carleton Fields 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of Skelton

Overall rating:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Very good - 87%

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Nearby transport

  • Penrith (North Lakes) (5.8 miles)
  • Lazonby & Kirkoswald (7.4 miles)
  • Armathwaite (7.9 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (52.2 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (59.6 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (65.3 miles)
  • Pooley Bridge Ullswater Ferry Landing (7.3 miles)
  • Howtown Ullswater Ferry Landing (9.7 miles)
  • Glenridding Ullswater Ferry Landing (12.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Skelton School (0.1 miles)
  • Greystoke School (3.0 miles)
  • Calthwaite CofE School (3.5 miles)
  • Progress Schools Ltd (12.9 miles)
  • Carlisle College (12.9 miles)
  • Annan Academy (24.4 miles)
  • Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Penrith (5.9 miles)
  • Ullswater Community College (6.2 miles)
  • Lime House School (8.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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H&H King, CA11 on 01768 257960 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,007 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,700
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £724 /mo Find available rates

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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 £100,000 Average insurance cost £11/mo (£129/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 £46 Estimated energy cost £84/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: 14200 kWh/year
Electricity: 3800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Eden

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £143 /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 £23 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £45 /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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