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3 bed detached bungalow for sale

£229,950 Offers in region of

Marl Avenue, Penwortham, Preston PR1

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Property features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Accommodation Over 2 Floors
  • Lounge, Dining Room
  • Conservatory, Kitchen
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Bathroom + Shower Room
  • Popular Location
  • Drive, Double Garage

Property description

*************** sold stc within A month! ************** A highly deceptive detached property which is sure to be in strong demand, being situated in one of the areas most sought-after locations just off Broad Oak Lane in Higher Penwortham. This thriving area has demonstrated itself to be a consistent attraction to prospective buyers, with its strong sense of community, and all that it is able to offer its inhabitants, in particular its excellent schools and convenient motorway and rail links - making it particularly desirable for those looking for a location to raise their family. The property has been subject to a recent first floor conversion now providing well-proportioned accommodation over two floors. Brief highlights include entrance vestibule leading into a hallway, lounge, dining room, conservatory, fitted kitchen, three double bedrooms, bathroom and a shower room. Externally, there are low maintenance gardens to the front and rear, driveway providing off road parking and a detached double garage. We would anticipate a high level of interest in this super family home, and would recommend an early inspection to avoid disappointment.


From our Penwortham office proceed along Liverpool Road in the direction of Preston City Centre. At the traffic lights turn right on to Cop Lane. Continue along passing Girls High School looking out for Cop Lane Garage. Turn right down the side onto Broad Oak Lane and first right onto Marl Avenue where the property is situated on the right hand side and can be recognised by our for sale board.


Entrance Vestibule

Entered via a double glazed external front door with a glazed side panel. Tiled floor and inner door into the hallway.

Entrance Hallway

A pitched vaulted ceiling with a velux roof light. Spindled staircase leading upto the first floor, laminate flooring, radiator and a built in storage cupboard.

Lounge (4.23m x 3.47m (13'11" x 11'5"))

Double glazed front window, feature limestone fireplace housing an inset living flame gas fire, four wall light points, radiator and laminate flooring. Partially open and leading through to the dining room.

Dining Room (3.46m x 3.36m (11'4" x 11'0"))

Having a continuation of the laminate flooring, radiator and sliding patio doors into the conservatory.

Conservatory (3.82m x 2.91m (12'6" x 9'7"))

Double glazed windows to three elevations, tiled floor and central double glazed French Doors that provide access out into the rear garden.

Kitchen (3.25m x 2.91m (10'8" x 9'7"))

Fitted with a great range of matching wall and base units with contrasting worksurfaces over. Inset single sink/drainer, fully tiled, built in oven, 4 ring gas hob and extractor hood over. Integrated fridge/freezer and spaces for the following: Dishwasher and washing machine. Two glazed wall display units, tiled floor, radiator, double glazed rear window and a double glazed rear external door.

Bedroom (3.79m x 3.50m (12'5" x 11'6"))

A good sized double bedroom which has a fantastic range of fitted wardrobes, double glazed front window and radiator.

Shower Room

A modern three piece white suite comprising: Walk in shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and low level W.C. Fully tiled walls and floor, chrome ladder towel radiator, inset spotlights to the ceiling and double glazed frosted rear window.


Doors off to two bedrooms and the bathroom.

Bedroom (5.59m x 3.36m (18'4" x 11'0"))

Another great sized bedroom which has a double glazed rear window, radiator and eaves storage access.

Bedroom (5.39m x 3.33m (17'8" x 10'11"))

Yet again this is a double bedroom which has a double glazed rear window, radiator and eaves storage access.


A modern three piece white suite comprising: P shaped panelled bath with shower over and curved glass shower screen, pedestal wash hand basin and low level W.C. Fully tiled walls, tiled floor, chrome ladder towel radiator and double glazed frosted rear window.


To the outside of the property there is a low maintenance garden to the front which is laid to golden gravel and has a raised brick built planter. An Indian stone paved driveway provides parking for two vehicles thereafter are gates to the side which lead you down to the detached garage. To there is a fully secluded garden which benefits from a high degree of privacy having a circular paved area which is surrounded by golden gravel.


A detached double garage which has an opening door to the front. Storage shed attached to the rear.


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Saturday 8:30am to 5:00pm.
Sunday 10:00am to 4:00pm.

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Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £130,350 Sales 685 Current average value £125,469 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£2,498 ▼ -1.95%

Property value data/graphs for PR1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £237,535 £186 3.6 £234,307
Semi-detached £149,282 £163 3.0 £153,270
Terraced £88,367 £116 2.8 £88,541
Flats £97,848 £154 1.9 £77,092

Current asking prices in PR1

Average: £126,687
Avg. current asking prices in PR1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £86,750
Flats £71,473
All £72,928

Current asking rents in PR1

Average: £748 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in PR1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £403 pcm
£501 pcm
£625 pcm
£1,196 pcm
£1,689 pcm
Flats £438 pcm
£612 pcm
£1,053 pcm
£1,395 pcm
£1,994 pcm
All £430 pcm
£565 pcm
£711 pcm
£1,213 pcm
£1,762 pcm

Fun facts for PR1

Highest value in PR1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Hill Road £482,441
Hollinhurst Avenue £437,642
Castle Walk £400,867
Round Wood £366,341
Penwortham Court £315,747
Highest turnover in PR1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Condor Way 62.5%
Crownlee 61.9%
The Spinney 54.5%
Foster Croft 50.0%
Prospect Place 50.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Preston (Lancs) (1.3 miles)
  • Lostock Hall (2.2 miles)
  • Bamber Bridge (3.0 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (12.3 miles)
  • Liverpool John Lennon Airport (28.7 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (32.8 miles)
  • Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing (16.8 miles)
  • Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing (17.0 miles)
  • Heysham Ferry Terminal (21.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Cop Lane Church of England Primary School, Penwortham (0.1 miles)
  • Whitefield Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Penwortham, St Teresa's Catholic Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Cardinal Newman College (2.0 miles)
  • Preston College (3.1 miles)
  • Runshaw College (4.6 miles)
  • Penwortham Girls' High School (0.4 miles)
  • All Hallows Catholic High School (0.5 miles)
  • Penwortham Priory Academy (0.7 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,038 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,995
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £734 /mo Find available rates

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£161/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Energy Gas £44 Electricity £45 Estimated energy cost £89/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: 16700 kWh/year
Electricity: 3700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

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South Ribble

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £157 /mo
when paid over 10 months
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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.

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