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4 bed detached house for sale

£675,000

Downlands, Royston SG8

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Property features

  • Detached Family Home
  • Peaceful Location Opposite The Heath
  • Double Garage
  • Generous Plot
  • Good Access To The Train Station

Property description



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An attractive detached family home set in a generous plot in this highly desirable location opposite the heath, within a short walk of the rail station and the centre of this Hertfordshire Market Town. The adaptable accommodation comprises on the first floor a master bedroom with an en suite shower room, two further double bedrooms a large single bedroom and a family bathroom. Whilst on the ground floor there is a study, kitchen, utility/boot room, dining room and a double aspect lounge. The property also benefits from a double garage and mature secluded gardens.

A four bedroom detached home in an all encompassing mature plot offering excellent access to the array of amenities available in this pretty historic Market Town. Royston benefits from good communication links by rail to London Kings Cross and Cambridge and road via the A10, A505, M11 and the A1/M. Royston also benefits from well regarded Schools at Primary, Middle and Secondary levels with further education options available in Cambridge, Stevenage and Hertford. There is a good selection of individual shops, restaurants and supermarkets as well as Doctors and Dentist surgeries.

To the front the property is approached by a long driveway bordered by lawns which leads to the double garage. There are also pretty feature flower beds with mature climbers shrubs and rose bushes. To the side of the garage there is a gated access leading to the side of the property and the rear garden. There is also a portico between the garage and the front door with external lighting.

The rear secluded garden is laid to lawn with a patio area and large feature beds which are well stocked with perennial plants and shrubs.


Ground floor

entrance hallway


Window to the side aspect
Door to


Guest cloakroom


5' 5" x 3' 7"
(1.65m x 1.09m)
Window to the side aspect
Low level wc
Wash basin
Part tiled walls


Study


12' 5" x 8' 5"
(3.78m x 2.57m)
Window to the front and side aspect


Inner hallway


Window to the front aspect
Open staircase to the first floor
Doors to


Kitchen


12' 3" x 11' 7"
(3.73m x 3.53m)
Window to the rear aspect
Eye and base level units
Work counter with inset one and a half stainless steel sink and drainer
Halogen hob
Extractor hood
Wall mounted oven
Space for dishwasher
Serving hatch to the dining room
Spot lighting
Tiled splashbacks
Tiled floor
Door to


Utility room


8' 4" x 6' 9"
(2.54m x 2.06m)
Window to the side aspect
Door to the side return
Work counter
butler sink
Space for fridge freezer
Space for washing machine
Tiled floor


Dining room


12' 2" x 11' 0"
(3.71m x 3.35m)
Window to the rear aspect


Lounge


19' 6" x 12' 8"
(5.94m x 3.86m)
Bay window to the front aspect
Glass sliding patio doors to the garden
Open fireplace


First floor

landing


Window to the front aspect
Airing cupboard
Loft access
Doors to


Bedroom four


9' 5" x 8' 7"
(2.87m x 2.62m)
Window to the front aspect


Bedroom two


12' 9" x 10' 9"
(3.89m x 3.28m)
Window to the rear aspect
Fitted wardrobes


Bedroom three


10' 6" > 4'0" x 10'9" > 9' 3"
(3.20m > 1.21m x 3.27m > 2.82m)
Window to the rear aspect
Fitted wardrobes


Bedroom one


17'0" > 12'8" x 12'0" > 2'0"
(5.18m > 3.86m x 3.65m > 0.60m)
Window to the rear aspect
Fitted wardrobes
Door to


En suite shower room


6' 7" x 6' 4"
(2.01m x 1.93m)
Window to the side aspect
Shower cabinet
Integral shower
Pedestal wash basin
Low level wc
Part tiled walls
Tiled floor


Bathroom


7' 10" x 6' 6"
(2.39m x 1.98m)
Window to the front aspect
Panelled bath
Shower Mixer Tap
Low level wc
Pedestal wash basin
Part tiled walls


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £380,614 Sales 606 Current average value £436,195 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £34,547 ▲ 8.60%

Property value data/graphs for SG8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £606,610 £361 4.0 £552,686
Semi-detached £363,228 £344 3.1 £349,245
Terraced £296,518 £337 2.8 £295,551
Flats £190,253 £323 1.8 £190,789

Current asking prices in SG8

Average: £480,898
Avg. current asking prices in SG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £282,500
(1)
£325,000
(22)
£408,506
(57)
£613,349
(53)
£786,470
(17)
Flats £166,700
(10)
£212,857
(7)
- - -
All £177,227
(11)
£297,931
(29)
£408,506
(57)
£613,349
(53)
£786,470
(17)

Current asking rents in SG8

Average: £1,051 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £930 pcm
(4)
£1,190 pcm
(12)
£1,625 pcm
(2)
-
Flats £679 pcm
(3)
£825 pcm
(3)
- - -
All £679 pcm
(3)
£885 pcm
(7)
£1,190 pcm
(12)
£1,625 pcm
(2)
-

Fun facts for SG8

Highest value in SG8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Street £988,113
Royse Grove £973,613
Therfield, Royston SG8 £960,697
St. Marys Park £919,460
Palace Gardens £896,361
Highest turnover in SG8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Kefford Close 63.6%
Stephenson Close 60.0%
Jepps Lane 58.3%
Meeting Lane 53.8%
Kestrel Way 52.9%

What Zoopla users think of Royston

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 84% (32 ratings)

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Nearby transport

  • Royston (0.4 miles)
  • Meldreth (3.4 miles)
  • Ashwell & Morden (3.5 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (16.0 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (18.7 miles)
  • London City Airport (37.8 miles)
  • Blackfriars Millennium Pier (37.4 miles)
  • Bankside Pier (37.5 miles)
  • Tower Millennium Pier (37.5 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Tannery Drift School (0.2 miles)
  • St Mary Roman Catholic Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Studlands Rise First School (0.8 miles)
  • Meridian School (1.0 mile)
  • Freman College (6.7 miles)
  • Stratton Upper School and Community College (9.7 miles)
  • Roysia Middle School (0.8 miles)
  • The Greneway School (0.8 miles)
  • Bassingbourn Village College (2.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,581 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 0.5
Your payment £2,154 /mo Find available rates

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £150,000 Average insurance cost £22/mo (£268/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 £51 Electricity £57 Estimated energy cost £108/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: 19300 kWh/year
Electricity: 4900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

North Hertfordshire

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £253 /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 £15 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £44 /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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