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3 bed cottage for sale

£225,000

Woodbine Place, Seaton EX12

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Property features

  • Well Presented Semi-Detached Character Cottage
  • Three Bedrooms & 2 Reception Rooms
  • Pretty Gardens to the Front & Side
  • Situated in a Central Location
  • Gas Central Heating & uPVC Double Glazing
  • Direct Access to Public Car Park

Property description

A delightful, 3 bedroom semi-detached character cottage, located in a tucked away position near the town centre and sea front with lovely gardens.

Location:
Seaton is located between the ancient harbour of Axmouth and the white cliffs of Beer. Its mile long beach, which is part of the Jurassic Coast, opens onto the waters of Lyme Bay. The town itself has many small shops, a local hospital, doctors surgeries, primary school, banks and building societies. Seaton is a popular resort for holiday makers, and boasts a wealth of activities including golf, tennis, bowls and sailing. The County town of Exeter, with its regional airport, is some twenty miles to the west, and the mainline rail link to London (Waterloo) is at Axminster, approximately seven miles distant.

Directions:
From our office in Seaton, walk up Queen Street. Carry along Queen Street across the zebra crossing, half way along opposite the Sorting Office, is a walk way into Woodbine Place. Number 6 will be found at the end of the pathway on the right hand side.

The Property:
6 Woodbine Place is a charming semi-detached character cottage believed to date from circa 1824 and was a former coast guard cottage. It is located in a tucked away position just behind the town centre making it a convenient position for walking to the town and sea front.This property has many features throughout such as the fireplaces, wooden doors and thick walls, split level floors, decorative archway in the dining room, as well as the cottage style gardens. It has been very well maintained throughout with a modern kitchen with integral appliances, uPVC double glazing throughout and gas fired central heating. The accommodation comprises three bedrooms, two reception rooms, kitchen and bathroom and the added bonus of an outside store with power. Off of the garden, there is a gate which leads directly to the Orchard car park which an annual permit can be purchased for.This property must be viewed to really appreciate its character and beautiful setting.

Accommodation:
All measurements approximate, includes:

Pathway leads to entrance porch with exterior courtesy light. UPVC double glazed door into:

Entrance Porch:
UPVC double glazed windows to 3 sides with dwarf wall beneath. Window seats to both sides. 3/4 glazed wooden door to:

Hall:
Radiator. Stairs rise to first floor. Thermostat. Doors off to:

Living Room: - 13' 8'' x 11' 0'' (4.171m x 3.357m) incl fireplace
Dual aspect room with window to front overlooking the garden and high level narrow window to the rear. Feature open fireplace with wooden mantel, slate surround and hearth. Radiator. Coved ceiling.

Dining Room: - 13' 5'' x 11' 5'' (4.101m x 3.487m) max
Dual Aspect room with window to front overlooking the garden and window to the rear. Feature fireplace (sealed) with wooden mantel, tiled surround and hearth. 2 radiators. Step up to feature archway with 2 small cupboards and door to further under stairs cupboard. 1/2 obscure glazed wooden door to:

Kitchen: - 16' 0'' x 8' 5'' (4.884m x 2.562m) incl alcove
Window to side and uPVC double glazed door leading to rear garden. Matching range of base and wall units in a shaker style with granite effect laminate work surface over. Inset ceramic hob with double oven below and concealed extractor fan above. Composite 1.5 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap over. Integral microwave. Tiled splash back. Integrated dishwasher. Integrated washing machine. Space for free standing fridge/freezer in alcove. Inset spot lights to ceiling. Painted timber cladding to one wall. Radiator.

Landing:
Window to rear. Split level floor. Access hatch to loft. Doors to:

Bedroom 1: - 15' 3'' x 8' 10'' (4.644m x 2.684m)
Window to front overlooking garden. Radiator.

Bedroom 2: - 10' 11'' x 8' 6'' (3.327m x 2.596m)
Window to front overlooking garden. Radiator.

Bedroom 3: - 7' 3'' x 6' 10'' (2.216m x 2.074m) to wardrobe
Window to front overlooking garden. Built in wardrobe with wooden folding door and shelving. Radiator.

Bathroom: - 8' 5'' x 6' 6'' (2.559m x 1.993m) incl A/C
Obscure glazed window to rear. Matching white suite comprising panelled bath with electric shower over and glazed folding screen. Close coupled WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Fully tiled to bath and part tiled to other walls. Heated electric towel rail. Door to airing cupboard housing hot water tank and immersion heater.

Outside Store: - 8' 10'' x 7' 11'' (2.690m x 2.415m)
Single obscure glazed window to front. Light and power. Corrugated plastic roof

Outside:
To the front of the property is a lovely cottage style garden majority on raised beds with mature shrubs, plants and small trees. A pathway runs through to a pergola with climbers to the front door. A paved seating area is located outside the living room and a timber green house in the garden area. A wrought iron pedestrian gate leads to the rear garden.A passageway leads to the rear door to the kitchen and wooden door to the store. Exterior water tap and exterior lighting. Mainly paved, the rear garden is a private fully enclosed area with shrubs, plants and a tree in small raised beds. Garden shed to rear. A further wooden pedestrian gate leads to the Orchard car park which we are advised our vendor pays an annual licence fee of £50 to the local council for the access. An annual car parking permit for the Orchard can be purchased for approximately £135.00.

Services:
All mains services connected.

Council Tax:
We are advised the property is in Council Tax Band C.

Tenure:
We are advised the property is Freehold.

Viewings:
Strictly by appointment, please through the Vendors' sole agent Fortnam Smith & Banwell Seaton Ltd .


Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £252,232 Sales 245 Current average value £279,025 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,392 ▲ 2.34%

Property value data/graphs for EX12

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £378,723 £288 3.4 £339,130
Semi-detached £252,075 £259 3.0 £241,471
Terraced £237,661 £286 2.9 £212,511
Flats £153,903 £223 1.8 £142,111

Current asking prices in EX12

Average: £288,547
Avg. current asking prices in EX12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £79,475
(2)
£209,811
(14)
£315,674
(20)
£421,715
(9)
£770,000
(5)
Flats £123,089
(9)
£168,112
(8)
£254,500
(2)
- -
All £115,159
(11)
£194,648
(22)
£310,113
(22)
£421,715
(9)
£770,000
(5)

Current asking rents in EX12

Average: £614 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in EX12
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £559 pcm
(1)
£698 pcm
(7)
£776 pcm
(4)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £485 pcm
(14)
£596 pcm
(10)
- - -
All £490 pcm
(15)
£638 pcm
(17)
£776 pcm
(4)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for EX12

Highest value in EX12
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Bunts Lane £596,444
Old Beer Road £593,972
Branscombe, Seaton EX12 £566,860
Southdown Road £552,337
Harepath Hill £515,987
Highest turnover in EX12
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Larch Close 61.5%
Barnards Farm 56.8%
Meadow Road 48.1%
Riverdale Orchard 46.2%
The Esplanade 42.9%

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Nearby transport

  • Axminster (5.8 miles)
  • Honiton (8.0 miles)
  • Feniton (10.9 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (15.1 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (49.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (49.3 miles)
  • Exmouth Ferry Landing (16.6 miles)
  • Starcross Ferry Landing (17.2 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (17.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Seaton Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Beer Church of England Primary School (1.3 miles)
  • Colyton Primary School (2.4 miles)
  • Bicton College (11.0 miles)
  • Dillington House (17.6 miles)
  • Wadham School (17.8 miles)
  • Colyton Grammar School (1.5 miles)
  • The Woodroffe School (5.7 miles)
  • The Axe Valley Community College (6.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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For more information about this property, please contact
Fortnam Smith & Banwell, EX12 on 01297 257936 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,033 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £718 /mo Find available rates

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£120/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £47 Electricity £51 Estimated energy cost £98/mo In partnership with uSwitch
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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: 15300 kWh/year
Electricity: 4000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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East Devon

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £140 /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 £41 Estimated water cost £67 /mo
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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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