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3 bed detached house for sale

£229,950

Browns Way, Whetstone, Leicester LE8

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Property features

  • Truly Delightful Detached Family Home
  • Entrance Hall & Downstairs Cloaks
  • Lounge With Bay Window & Separate Dining Area
  • Modern Fitted Kitchen & Utility Area
  • Playroom
  • Three Well Proportioned Bedrooms
  • Stylish Family Bathroom
  • Off Road Parking
  • Enclosed Rear Garden
  • Viewing Highly Recommended

Property description

A truly delightful detached family home situated in the Badgerbrook School Catchment area in the popular village of Whetstone.
Entering through into the hallway you will find the essential downstairs wc with washbasin and low level wc.
To your left a door takes you into a second reception room currently used as a playroom, this could be utilised to suit your families needs. The lounge is located at the front of the property and has a light and airy feel with a bay window allowing natural light to flow through. An opening will lead you through to dining area allowing you to hold informal family meals with sliding doors opening onto the patio perfect for the summer months. The modern kitchen has been re fitted with a range of white gloss wall and base units a work surface along two walls, plumbing for a dishwasher, integrated oven, hob and extractor hood and sink with drainer. The separate utility area provides you with extra storage, space for an american fridge freezer, plumbing for a washing machine and space for a tumble dryer. A door leads you outside. Travelling up to the first floor you will find three well proportioned bedrooms two of which are doubles with the second bedroom having fitted wardrobes. The stylish family bathroom which is tiled from floor to ceiling has a low level wc, wash hand basin, a bath with shower over and a heated towel rail.
Externally to the front there is a drive way for several cars and a gate leads you to the rear. The garden is enclosed with a fenced border and room for a shed. Mainly laid to lawn and a patio area. A viewing is highly recommended to see the full potential this home has to offer.
EER Grade C

In Whetstone you’ll enjoy a lively local community with plenty going on, there’s Blaby & Whetstones Boys Club, a golf course, two good primary schools, St Peters and Badgerbrook, three churches, a few public houses and a good selection of local shops including a post office, a supermarket, a pharmacy and a dentist. Whetstone is located within a close proximity to the city and the open countryside, with excellent access to the motorway networks and Narborough train station.

Entrance Hall

Downstairs Cloaks (1.60m x 0.81m (5'3" x 2'8"))

Lounge (4.17m x 3.78m max (13'8" x 12'5" max))

Dining Area (3.05m x 2.29m (10' x 7'6"))

Kitchen (3.23m x 2.26m (10'7" x 7'5"))

Utility Area (2.59m x 1.42m (8'6" x 4'8"))

Playroom (3.66m x 2.44m (12' x 8'))

First Floor Landing

Bedroom One (3.68m x 2.77m (12'1" x 9'1"))

Bedroom Two (2.87m x 2.77m max (9'5" x 9'1" max))

Bedroom Three (2.29m x 1.98m (7'6" x 6'6"))

Bathroom (2.84m x 1.85m max (9'4" x 6'1" max))

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £247,476 Sales 639 Current average value £267,334 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,822 ▲ 2.62%

Property value data/graphs for LE8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £342,921 £236 3.7 £309,758
Semi-detached £203,679 £212 3.0 £195,193
Terraced £184,178 £233 2.5 £168,370
Flats £125,474 £241 1.8 £110,616

Current asking prices in LE8

Average: £257,765
Avg. current asking prices in LE8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £111,250
(2)
£185,757
(29)
£228,538
(42)
£315,931
(59)
£475,711
(7)
Flats £122,980
(5)
£136,866
(12)
- - -
All £119,629
(7)
£171,447
(41)
£228,538
(42)
£315,931
(59)
£475,711
(7)

Current asking rents in LE8

Average: £757 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in LE8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £481 pcm
(2)
£637 pcm
(5)
£772 pcm
(5)
£1,339 pcm
(4)
-
Flats £494 pcm
(2)
£574 pcm
(2)
- - -
All £488 pcm
(4)
£619 pcm
(7)
£772 pcm
(5)
£1,339 pcm
(4)
-

Fun facts for LE8

Highest value in LE8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Smeeton Road £721,818
Main Street £716,074
Main Street £693,954
Glen Road £663,341
Shangton Road £597,886
Highest turnover in LE8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Paget Street 70.8%
Tarry Close 63.2%
Byron Close 55.6%
Biggs Close 50.0%
Smeeton Road 47.8%

What Zoopla users think of Whetstone

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 72% (15 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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Nearby transport

  • Narborough (1.3 miles)
  • South Wigston (2.4 miles)
  • Leicester (5.4 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (18.3 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (19.8 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (25.1 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (67.2 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (67.3 miles)
  • Sharpness Old Docks (80.0 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Badgerbrook Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Cosby Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone (0.8 miles)
  • Wigston College (2.9 miles)
  • Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth I College (4.7 miles)
  • Leicester College co Freemen's Park Campus (4.8 miles)
  • Countesthorpe Leysland Community College (0.8 miles)
  • Brooke House Day School (1.1 miles)
  • Brockington College (2.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£865 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,995
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £734 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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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 £600,000 Contents value up to £60,000 Average insurance cost £9/mo (£105/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 £43 Electricity £45 Estimated energy cost £88/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: 16800 kWh/year
Electricity: 3900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water Supply £19 Sewerage £15 Estimated water cost £34 /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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