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4 bed detached bungalow for sale

£225,000 Fixed price

8 Monks Walk, Fearn, Tain. IV20

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Property features

  • 15K below home report valuation!
  • Beautifully presented spacious bungalow in quiet cul-de-sac
  • Generous open plan kitchen/diner/family room, sizeable lounge, utility
  • 4 double bedrooms, master with ensuite, family shower room
  • Impressive family home in walk in condition
  • Epc band C

Property description

Beautifully presented detached bungalow located in the highland village of Fearn, 5 miles south of the Royal Burgh of Tain. Built approximately 8 years ago, this substantial home is set on a good plot with views of the Cromarty Firth and Ben Wyvis. The famous Royal Dornoch Golf Course is just 10 miles away with numerous sandy beaches and forest walks close by, making this the ideal family or holiday home. This impressive bungalow is beautifully presented, offering generous accommodation coupled with a modern layout which will appeal to both professionals and families alike. Quality finishes include engineered oak flooring throughout, ceiling speakers in the kitchen and underfloor heating in the ensuite. The large lounge benefits from plenty of natural light from the bay window, and includes a feature fire place. The spacious open plan kitchen/diner/family room is the heart of the home and easily accommodates a large corner sofa and dining table with ample space for 12 chairs. The kitchen is contemporary in style with integrated appliances, centre island and breakfast bar with a built in wine cooler. The master bedroom has dual aspect windows and benefits from his'n'hers walk in wardrobes, as well as a luxurious ensuite bathroom. The remaining three double bedrooms are well appointed and all offer two sets of fitted wardrobes. A generous family shower room and useful utility room complete the accommodation. There is excellent storage space throughout the property, in addition to the fitted wardrobes there is a large cloakroom cupboard and loft with Ramsey ladder and light. There is double glazing throughout, oil fired central heating and solar panels which heat the hot water. Two sets of French doors open onto an extensive sunny decked entertainment area. Not overlooked, this is an ideal spot to sit out and enjoy the sun from early morning to dusk. The rear garden is fully enclosed, landscaped with gravel, grass and a raised vegetable bed. Two garden sheds provide additional storage. The front garden is laid to lawn and the extensive drive provides ample parking and plenty of space for a future garage.

Location: The village of Fearn is approximately 34 miles north of the highland capital Inverness and 5 miles south of the historic Royal Burgh of Tain. Primary schooling is available in Fearn with secondary pupils attending Tain Academy, for which a free school bus is provided. Fearn has a local train station, bus stop, garage, post office and hotel. The seaboard villages of Shandwick, Balintore, Portmahomack and Hilton are a short drive away and offer lovely sandy beaches and superb coastal walks, local shops and post offices. Tain has a good selection of shops, cafes and banks. Other local amenities include a medical practice, vets, garages, hotels, supermarkets and restaurants. There is a good selection of leisure activities on offer at the Leisure centre, swimming pool and golf course. It is also an ideal base for cycling, walking and fishing. There are both bus and train services into Inverness city centre from Tain.

Extras: All fitted floor coverings, fixtures and fittings, including all light fittings. Curtain poles and window blinds. Integrated double electric oven, gas hob and extractor, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Washing machine and tumble dryer. Two garden sheds are included in sale.

Services: Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil tank, telephone, broadband and satellite.

Council Tax: Band F

Entry: By mutual agreement.

Viewing: To arrange a viewing of this property please contact Emma MacLaren on Lounge (19' 4" x 14' 2" or 5.9m x 4.32m)

Kitchen/dining/family Room (22' 6" x 21' 5" or 6.87m x 6.53m)

Master Bedroom (13' 11" x 11' 5" or 4.25m x 3.49m)

Ensuite (11' 5" x 7' 4" or 3.49m x 2.23m)

Bedroom 2 (9' 10" x 9' 10" or 3m x 3m)

Bedroom 3 (9' 10" x 9' 10" or 3m x 3m)

Bedroom 4 (11' 2" x 9' 5" or 3.4m x 2.88m)

Shower Room (11' 2" x 6' 6" or 3.4m x 1.97m)

Property info

Floorplan(s): Not Specified

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Market activity
Average price paid £176,500 Sales 43 Current average value £169,343 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £2,707 ▲ 1.62%

Property value data/graphs for IV20

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £237,502 £155 3.6 £208,950
Semi-detached £159,404 £144 2.9 £200,833
Terraced £138,359 £135 2.7 £142,500
Flats £91,905 - 2.5 -

Current asking prices in IV20

Average: £223,525
Avg. current asking prices in IV20
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £124,600
(5)
£152,790
(5)
£197,409
(11)
£241,666
(6)
Flats - - - - -
All - £124,600
(5)
£152,790
(5)
£197,409
(11)
£241,666
(6)

Current asking rents in IV20

Average: £587 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in IV20
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £550 pcm
(1)
£624 pcm
(1)
- -
Flats - - - - -
All - £550 pcm
(1)
£624 pcm
(1)
- -

Fun facts for IV20

Highest value in IV20
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Portmahomack, Tain IV20 £242,110
Fearn, Tain IV20 £206,435
Monks Walk £167,045
Rhynie Road £163,112
Carnegie Place £155,239
Highest turnover in IV20
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Monks Walk 38.9%
Knock Shortie Road 38.5%
Shop Street 36.4%
Shore Street 33.3%
Moray View 30.0%

What Zoopla users think of Fearn

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Nearby transport

  • Fearn (1.1 miles)
  • Tain (4.2 miles)
  • Invergordon (9.9 miles)
  • Inverness Airport (16.5 miles)
  • Aberdeen Airport (76.7 miles)
  • Oban Airport (105.6 miles)
  • Nigg Ferry Terminal (6.2 miles)
  • Cromarty Ferry Terminal (7.0 miles)
  • Invergordon Port Ferry Terminal (9.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Hill of Fearn Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Hilton of Cadboll Primary School (2.5 miles)
  • Inver Primary School (3.1 miles)
  • Tain Royal Academy (4.1 miles)
  • Dornoch Academy (7.9 miles)
  • Invergordon Academy (9.5 miles)
  • St Duthus School (4.4 miles)
  • Black Isle Education Centre (13.9 miles)
  • Moray Firth School (15.3 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Tailor Made Moves Ltd, IV2 on 01463 830045 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,094 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £718 /mo Find available rates In partnership with RBS

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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 £175,000 Average insurance cost £18/mo (£215/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 £60 Electricity £66 Estimated energy cost £126/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 size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 21600 kWh/year
Electricity: 5300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Highland

Estimated tax band F 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 £26 Sewerage £38 Estimated water cost £64 /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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