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3 bed terraced house for sale

£300,000 (£287/sq. ft) Guide price

Whipton Lane, Exeter EX1

3 1,046 sq. ft*
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Property description

Accommodation Summary

Views directly over Heavitree Park
Immaculately presented throughout
Open plan living
Three bedrooms
Contemporary bathroom
Enclosed garden
EER 'D'

Directions

From Exeter, head out of the city on Heavitree Road, passing Waitrose on the left. Continue down Fore Street passing Tesco / Esso on your left. At the next set of traffic lights turn left into Whipton Lane. Follow the road around to the right and the property will be a short distance along on your right hand side.

Situation

Situated on the Eastern outskirts of Exeter, Heavitree has an excellent parade of shops, supermarkets, public houses, restaurants and with one of the city’s largest parks just across the road, offering tennis courts childrens play area with paddling pools. The Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital is nearby as is the Middlemoor Regional Police Headquarters, Met Office, Science Park and Exeter Airport. The district of Heavitree also has St Michaels and Ladysmith schools, two health centres, churches, tennis courts, paddling pools and a regular bus service into the city centre with its wider range of facilities and with good access onto M5, A30 and the A38 Devon Expressway.

Description

This is an incredible opportunity to acquire a beautifully presented 1930’s family home in an elevated position with open views overlooking Heavitree Park.

The property has a perfect blend of modern contemporary living complimented by character, charm and elegance throughout. The front door opens into a spacious welcoming entrance hall with attractive stripped wooden flooring. In turn this leads through to the impressive free flowing living space, perfect for entertaining. The superb views over Heavitree Park can be appreciated from both the living room and the kitchen. The kitchen/breakfast room has wooden stripped flooring throughout and an attractive high specification kitchen with soft closing units. From the dining area double glazed French doors open to the back garden which brings a great level of natural light through into the property.

On the first floor is a recently fitted contemporary bathroom, 15ft double aspect bedroom overlooking the garden to the rear and enjoying park views to the front in addition to the third bedroom, again, enjoying views over the park. On the second floor is a fantastic loft conversion creating a 20ft bedroom with 4 Velux windows. To the rear is a private garden with a substantial decked area leading directly from the patio doors, perfect for al fresco dining in summer. The property also benefits from residents permit parking.

Obscured glazed and wood door opening into:

Entrance hall Double glazed window to front enjoying uninterrupted views of Heavitree Park. Stripped wood flooring. Central heating radiator. Turning stairs to first floor. Under stairs storage cupboard.

Sitting room15' x 11'7" (4.57m x 3.53m). A superb light, bright open plan family space with double glazed window to front. Fireplace recess. Picture rails. Central heating radiator. TV point. Large archway through to:

Kitchen/dining room kitchen 6.02m x 2.12m (19'9" x 6'11")
dining room 3.02m x 2.78m (9'11" x 9'1")
An extremely good size L shaped area with stripped wood floors throughout. Attractive kitchen with soft closing units, work surfaces and tiled splash backs. 4 ring Samsung electric hob with oven below and extractor hood over. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Integrated fridge/freezer, slim line dishwasher and washing machine. Boiler within cupboard. Double glazed window to rear. Two double glazed Velux roof lights. Double glazed French doors to rear. Ceiling spotlights.

First floor landing Spotlighting to ceiling. Central heating radiator. Space for tumble dryer.

Bedroom 115' x 11'7" (4.57m x 3.53m). Lovely light room with double aspect. Double glazed windows to front enjoying views over the park. Further double glazed window to the rear overlooking the garden. Picture rails. Central heating radiator.

Bedroom 29'2" x 8'8" (2.8m x 2.64m). Double glazed window to the front with same views over the park. Central heating radiator.

Bathroom A recently fitted white suite bathroom comprising of a p-shaped bath with shower attachment and mono tap and folding glass screen door with shower head over. Wall mounted hand wash basin with mono tap and towel rail under. Low level WC. Heated chrome towel rail. Attractive tiled walls. Two obscured double glazed windows and extractor fan.

Second floor

bedroom 320'9" x 9'9" (6.32m x 2.97m). A good loft conversion with four double glazed Velux roof lights with blackout blinds. Eaves storage cupboards and access to loft storage space.

Outside Steps lead to the front door with original tiled porch. The rear garden is a private south west facing private and fully enclosed with a decked area leading directly from the patio doors at the rear of the house. Outdoor power point. Steps lead up to a level area of lawn with beds either side and a mature magnolia and palm tree. Outside tap.

Agents note As of February 2017 the property will benefit from residents parking permit.


Property info

Ground Floor View original

Market activity
Average price paid £266,461 Sales 419 Current average value £271,216 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £11,641 ▲ 4.49%

Property value data/graphs for EX1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £397,393 £276 3.5 £354,214
Semi-detached £297,042 £289 3.3 £283,487
Terraced £247,710 £257 3.1 £243,726
Flats £181,288 £295 1.7 £187,896

Current asking prices in EX1

Average: £351,914
Avg. current asking prices in EX1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £258,429
(7)
£292,381
(47)
£374,803
(27)
£486,429
(7)
Flats £142,500
(4)
£194,412
(17)
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All £142,500
(4)
£213,083
(24)
£292,381
(47)
£374,803
(27)
£486,429
(7)

Current asking rents in EX1

Average: £791 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in EX1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £510 pcm
(8)
£789 pcm
(5)
£850 pcm
(6)
£1,438 pcm
(4)
£1,651 pcm
(1)
Flats £610 pcm
(27)
£903 pcm
(17)
£1,101 pcm
(2)
- -
All £587 pcm
(35)
£877 pcm
(22)
£913 pcm
(8)
£1,438 pcm
(4)
£1,651 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for EX1

Highest value in EX1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Baring Crescent £1,045,407
Monkerton Drive £530,513
Mont Le Grand £506,550
Barnfield Road £501,904
Cranbrook Walk £483,705
Highest turnover in EX1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Ladysmith Lane 90.9%
Fulford Road 50.0%
Heavitree Park 41.7%
Oakfield Street 41.4%
Normandy Road 41.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Polsloe Bridge (0.6 miles)
  • St James Park (Exeter) (1.2 miles)
  • Digby & Sowton (1.2 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (3.8 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (47.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (56.9 miles)
  • Topsham Ferry Landing (3.0 miles)
  • Topsham Lock Ferry Landing (3.0 miles)
  • Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing (3.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Michael's Church of England Primary Academy (0.2 miles)
  • Ladysmith Infant & Nursery School (0.6 miles)
  • Woodwater Academy (0.6 miles)
  • Exeter Tutorial College (0.8 miles)
  • Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education (1.1 miles)
  • Wesc Foundation College (1.3 miles)
  • Bramdean School (0.4 miles)
  • Exeter School (0.6 miles)
  • Vranch House School (0.7 miles)
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Wilkinson Grant & Co, EX4 on +44 1392 976623 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,268 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 30,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £957 /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 £150,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£139/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 £33 Electricity £45 Estimated energy cost £78/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: 10700 kWh/year
Electricity: 3600 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Exeter

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £154 /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
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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