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4 bed semi-detached house for sale

£215,000 Offers over

Ridgeside, Kirk Merrington, Spennymoor DL16

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Property description

This extended and well presented 4 bed family home really must be viewed to fully appreciate the spacious accommodation, set in the popular location of Kirk Merrington with stunning views. The property is set over 2 floors and briefly comprises of; entrance porch leading to the hallway with feature spindled staircase, through lounge dining room with a feature inset dual fuel wood burning stove and patio doors to the rear of the room offering wonderful views over fields and beyond. The breakfast kitchen leads through to a utility room and separate w/c cloaks, the spacious gallery landing leads to a bathroom with corner bath, separate shower room, 3 double bedrooms and a single bedroom. Externally the property is set back from the road with a driveway for cars leading to a garage with electric door and a well stocked and maintained garden, the rear of the property has a beautiful garden set over 2 tiers with established flower tree and shrub borders, grassed area and stunning views over open fields and countryside. The property also offers gas central heating and double glazing. We do strongly recommend inspection of this property for you to fully appreciate the accommodation and views available.

Entrance Porch

Double glazed entrance door, double glazed windows, dado rail, coving, door leading to the hallway.

Hallway

Ornate spindled staircase leading to a gallery landing, radiator, dado rail, door to lounge, door to kitchen.

Lounge/Dining Room (3.99m x 7.25m widest points (13'1" x 23'9" widest)

Double glazed window to front elevation, double glazed patio doors to the rear garden, feature brick Ingle Nook style fireplace with inset duel fuel wood burning stove, ornate coving and ceiling roses, two radiators, dado rail.

Breakfast Kitchen (3.32m x 2.87m excluding recess (10'10" x 9'4" excl)

Double glazed window to rear elevation, double stainless steel sink unit with drainer and mixer tap, wooden work surfaces, space for cooker, space for fridge, space for freezer, radiator, range of wooden wall, base and drawer units, understairs storage cupboard, door leading to the utility room.

Utility Room (2.54m x 2.06m (8'3" x 6'9"))

Double glazed window to rear, wooden work surface with space for washing machine and a tumble dryer below, radiator, wooden stable style door to the rear, door leading to the garage, door to the cloaks/wc.

Cloaks/Wc

Double glazed frosted window to the rear elevation, low level w/c, wash basin.

Gallery Style Landing

Landing with access to the loft via a pull down ladder... Which is boarded for storage with a light also available, radiator, coving to ceiling, doors to bedrooms, door to bathroom, door to shower room, built in double storage cupboard.

Master Bedroom (4.24m x 3.68m excl door recess and robes (13'10" x)

Double glazed window to the front elevation, radiator, coving, built in sliding mirror wardrobes.

Bedroom Two (3.55m x 3.72m widest points (11'7" x 12'2" widest)

Double glazed window to front elevation, radiator.

Bedroom Three (3.34m x 3.56m (10'11" x 11'8"))

Double glazed window to rear elevation with views over open fields and beyond, radiator.

Bedroom Four (2.70m x 2.45m at widest points (8'10" x 8'0" at wi)

Double glazed window to front elevation, radiator, built in storage cupboard.

Bathroom (2.70m x 1.90m (8'10" x 6'2"))

Double glazed frosted window to the rear elevation, corner bath, pedestal wash basin, radiator, part tiled walls.

Shower Room (1.93m x 1.92m (6'3" x 6'3"))

Double glazed frosted window to rear elevation, step in shower cubicle with electric shower, pedestal wash basin, part tiled walls, low level wc.

Front Garden

Laid to lawn with raised established flower, tree and shrub borders, driveway for parking cars leading to a garage with up and over door and power, fenced and walled boundaries.

Rear Garden

A stunning rear private garden set on two levels with a paved patio area leading out from the house offering stunning views over open fields and beyond, fenced boundaries, lawned area, established flower, tree and shrub borders, garden shed/chalet.

Garage/Work Shop

Electric up and over door, power and lighting.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £119,888 Sales 265 Current average value £127,419 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,556 ▲ 2.87%

Property value data/graphs for DL16

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £195,099 £139 3.6 £185,546
Semi-detached £112,851 £119 2.9 £108,258
Terraced £85,101 £96 2.6 £83,231
Flats £74,939 - 1.9 £62,000

Current asking prices in DL16

Average: £138,161
Avg. current asking prices in DL16
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £85,663
(21)
£125,801
(33)
£182,900
(23)
£327,500
(4)
Flats £74,975
(2)
£82,472
(2)
- - -
All £74,975
(2)
£85,386
(23)
£125,801
(33)
£182,900
(23)
£327,500
(4)

Current asking rents in DL16

Average: £427 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DL16
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £391 pcm
(13)
£522 pcm
(5)
- -
Flats - £423 pcm
(3)
- - -
All - £397 pcm
(16)
£522 pcm
(5)
- -

Fun facts for DL16

Highest value in DL16
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Tudhoe Village, Spennymoor DL16 £346,936
Seven Hills Court £294,913
Bonnie Grove £276,994
North Road £224,051
Burton Constable Close £223,177
Highest turnover in DL16
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Burn Terrace 54.5%
Lumley Close 45.5%
Gibbon Street 40.0%
Clover Court 38.5%
Almond Close 33.3%

What Zoopla users think of Kirk Merrington

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 72%

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Nearby transport

  • Bishop Auckland (3.8 miles)
  • Shildon (4.3 miles)
  • Newton Aycliffe (4.9 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (13.8 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (24.8 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (56.7 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge South Side (16.3 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge North Side (16.3 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (22.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Kirk Merrington Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Middlestone Moor Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Rosa Street Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • Bishop Auckland College (4.6 miles)
  • Thornbeck College - North East Autism Society (4.7 miles)
  • Durham Sixth Form Centre (6.7 miles)
  • The Oaks Secondary School (0.8 miles)
  • Ferryhill Business Enterprise College (0.8 miles)
  • Whitworth Park School and Sixth Form College (1.0 mile)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,021 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 21,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £686 /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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £16/mo (£198/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 £56 Electricity £53 Estimated energy cost £109/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: 19900 kWh/year
Electricity: 4300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

County Durham

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £168 /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 £20 Sewerage £22 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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