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3 bed semi-detached house for sale


Laithwaite Close, Cockermouth CA13

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Property features

  • Lovely, three bed semi-detached property
  • Light and airy, spacious lounge/diner
  • Three good sized bedrooms
  • Large modern bathroom
  • Popular residential area
  • Pleasant gardens to front and rear plus drive and garage

Property description

Situated within a popular residential area of Cockermouth, 8 Laithwaite Close is a lovely three bed semi-detached property nestled within a quiet cul-de-sac. Well presented throughout, the property is ready to move into and offers ample space for a growing family. The shops and amenities of the popular market town are within walking distance and the Lake District is just a short drive away. The accommodation briefly comprises: Hallway, open plan lounge/diner, kitchen, downstairs WC and rear porch. To the first floor are three bedrooms and the modern family bathroom. Externally, there are gardens to the front and rear and benefits from a large driveway and garage. Internal viewing is highly recommended.

Entrance into:

Hallway - 9' 5'' x 5' 8''(max) (2.87m x 1.73m)
Through a uPVC door with a double glazed frosted side panel. Solid wood flooring, power points, phone point and double panel radiator. Provides access to the kitchen, downstairs WC and stairs leading to the first floor landing.

Kitchen - 12' 3'' x 10' 8'' (max) (3.73m x 3.25m)
A modern kitchen comprising a range of wall and base units with a complementary worksurface. Stainless steel extractor canopy above the cooker space. Composite 1.5 sink with drainer and mixer tap, plumbing for a washing machine. Tiled splashbacks, solid wood flooring, built-in understairs storage cupboard, double panel radiator and a uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden. Provides access to the lounge/diner and the rear porch.

Lounge - 13' 5''(max) x 11' 1'' (4.09m x 3.38m)
A spacious, light and airy and well presented lounge/diner. The lounge boasts a multi fuel stove set within the chimney breast with a stone hearth and a wooden mantle. Solid wood flooring, TV point, double panel radiator and a uPVC double glazed window overlooking the front garden.

Dining area - 10' 10'' x 8' 6'' (3.30m x 2.59m)
Continuation of the solid wood flooring, double panel radiator and provides access to the rear garden through uPVC double glazed French doors.

Downstairs WC - 5' 9'' x 4' 8'' (1.75m x 1.42m)
WC, stylish hand wash basin with mixer tap, tiled flooring and a uPVC double glazed frosted window. Houses the Worcester combi boiler.

Rear porch - 4' 0'' x 3' 3'' (1.22m x 0.99m)
Provides an ideal storage for coats and shoes and would suit a tumble dryer. Tiled flooring, uPVC double glazed windows and leads to the rear garden through a uPVC double glazed door.

Stairs leading to:

First floor landing
Features a half landing and benefits from power points and a uPVC double glazed frosted window. Provides access to three bedrooms, bathroom and the loft.

Bedroom one - 13' 9''(max) x 10' 11'' (4.19m x 3.32m)
A spacious double bedroom benefiting from a built-in wardrobe, single panel radiator and a uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Bedroom two - 13' 9'' x 8' 10'' (4.19m x 2.69m)
A double bedroom with a single panel radiator and a uPVC double glazed window.

Bedroom three - 9' 6'' x 7' 5'' (2.89m x 2.26m)
A good sized third bedroom boasting a large built-in storage cupboard, single panel radiator and a uPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Bathroom - 9' 6'' x 5' 11'' (2.89m x 1.80m)
A large modern family bathroom comprising of double ended bath with mixer tap and Mira shower overhead with controls integrated onto a tiled surround and a folding shower screen, pedestal hand wash basin with mixer tap and tiled splashback, WC. Chrome heated towel rail, laminate flooring, sunken ceiling spotlight and a uPVC double glazed frosted window. Provides access to the loft.

Accessed by a pull down ladder and is fully boarded.

To the front of the property is a lawned garden surround by hedge. A long driveway leads to the garage, providing ample off street parking. To the rear is a pleasant, low maintenance garden with patio leading to a lawn and seating area. There is a also a wooden shed, wood store and gated access to the driveway.

A single up and over garage benefiting from power and lighting.

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Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £229,875 Sales 198 Current average value £244,307 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,340 ▲ 1.81%

Property value data/graphs for CA13

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £336,214 £215 3.8 £295,695
Semi-detached £212,181 £218 3.1 £225,104
Terraced £174,234 £199 2.8 £164,243
Flats £134,055 £220 2.0 £116,812

Current asking prices in CA13

Average: £257,774
Avg. current asking prices in CA13
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £129,983
Flats £101,333
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All £115,658

Current asking rents in CA13

Average: £453 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CA13
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £377 pcm
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Flats - £529 pcm
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All £377 pcm
£529 pcm
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Fun facts for CA13

Highest value in CA13
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Loweswater, Cockermouth CA13 £632,186
Low Lorton £512,877
High Lorton £468,820
Cockermouth CA13 £456,698
Fern Bank £439,120
Highest turnover in CA13
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Sullart Street 47.2%
Victoria Road 46.2%
Swinside Close 45.5%
Whinfell Avenue 40.0%
New Street 38.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Maryport (6.0 miles)
  • Flimby (6.2 miles)
  • Aspatria (7.0 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (63.1 miles)
  • Isle of Man Airport (64.3 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (71.8 miles)
  • Nichol End (Derwentwater) Ferry Landing (9.8 miles)
  • Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing (10.2 miles)
  • Keswick Ferry Landing (10.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Fairfield Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • All Saints' CofE School (0.9 miles)
  • Energy Coast UTC (6.7 miles)
  • Lakes College - West Cumbria (7.2 miles)
  • Annan Academy (22.8 miles)
  • Cockermouth School (0.9 miles)
  • Netherhall School (6.0 miles)
  • Workington Academy (6.6 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,013 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,295
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £711 /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 £1,000,000 Contents value up to £156,198 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£151/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 £45 Estimated energy cost £83/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


Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £161 /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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