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3 bed detached bungalow for sale


Oakleigh Drive, Swaffham PE37

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Property features

  • Detached Bungalow
  • Prestigious Over 55's Development
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Edge of Town Location
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Immaculately Presented
  • Viewing Advised

Property description

Envious Location…… A deceptively spacious and immaculately presented detached bungalow located within a prestigious over 55's development on the edge of Swaffham town centre. Properties rarely come available like this and in fact this is the biggest bungalow within the development

Located within the prestigious Oakleigh drive development on the edge of the popular market town of Swaffham we are thrilled to bring to the market this fantastic detached property offering deceptively spacious accommodation presented and finished to the highest standard. Cared for and improved by the current vendor this property has it all, Swaffham is a quaint and attractive market town offering a range of good local amenities and superb local bus routes, situated just off the A47 between Norwich and Kings Lynn making it a great position for travel in either direction. The property benefits from UPVC double glazing and is warmed by gas central heating throughout with good off road parking and single garage located to the side. The accommodation comprises of an entrance hallway, kitchen/breakfast room, spacious sitting room, beautiful conservatory, three bedrooms, master en-suite shower room and large bathroom. Outside there is a variety of front and rear gardens both landscaped and well-tended to by the vendor the front being a generous plot and the rear being incredibly low maintenance backing onto the old railway lines. Internal viewing is definitely something of a must to appreciate the property to its full potential.

Storm canopy set on a brick and timber support, UPVC ceiling and ceiling light leads to a steel framed composite front door which has two double glazed obscure glass window lights leading into

Entrance Hall 15' 11" max x 9' 3" max ( 4.85m max x 2.82m max )
Grade A Oak flooring. Smooth ceiling and coving. Access to loft space. Radiator. Built in storage cupboard with slatted shelving. Walk-in storage cupboard with shelving and light. Water softener. Doors to kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, bedrooms and bathroom.

Sitting Room 18' 6" x 11' 9" ( 5.64m x 3.58m )
Brick feature fireplace with mantle shelf, built in gas fire. UPVC double glazed windows to the side aspects. Grade A Oak flooring. Radiator. Smooth ceiling and coving. Television point & Telephone point. UPVC double glazed double doors leading into;

Conservatory 11' 3" max x 10' 10" max ( 3.43m max x 3.30m max )
UPVC double glazed windows on a brick base with five opening window lights. UPVC double glazed double doors to rear garden and patio. Polycarbonate roof with gold foil inserts (making it available for summer and winter usage). Radiator. Grade A Oak flooring. Power points. Television extension cable.

Kitchen 14' 6" x 8' 4" ( 4.42m x 2.54m )
Fitted with a range of matching floor and wall units with under lighting. Double eye level Neff electric fan assisted oven. Fitted four burner gas hob with cooker hood over in canopy matching kitchen units. Plumbing for washing machine. Plumbing for dishwasher. Space for tall fridge/freezer. Work surfaces and tiled splashbacks. Single drainer stainless steel 1.5 bowl sink with mixer tap. Two UPVC double glazed windows to the front aspect. Wood effect laminate floor. Smooth ceiling and coving. Radiator. Three ceiling halogen spotlights. UPVC double glazed door to the side of the property.

Bedroom One 15' 3" max x 9' 10" ( 4.65m max x 3.00m )
Built in wardrobe cupboards with two sliding mirror doors set in a light wood surround. Radiator. Wood effect laminate floor. Smooth ceiling and coving. Television point. Telephone point. UPVC double glazed window to the rear aspect. Door to;

Fully tiled floor and walls. Corner shower cubicle. Hand wash basin. Low level WC. Shaver socket and light. Radiator. UPVC double glazed obscure glass window to the rear aspect.

Bedroom Two 13' 5" x 9' 10" ( 4.09m x 3.00m )
UPVC double glazed window to the front aspect. Grade A Oak flooring. Smooth ceiling and coving. Built in wardrobe cupboards with sliding mirror doors set in a light wood surround. Radiator.

Bedroom Three 11' 7" x 7' ( 3.53m x 2.13m )
Smooth ceiling and coving. Radiator. UPVC double glazed door leading out to the rear garden. Grade A Oak flooring.

Fully tiled floor and walls. Panel bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Pedestal hand wash basin. Low level WC. Radiator. UPVC double glazed obscure window to the rear aspect. Smooth ceiling and coving. Extractor fan. Shaver socket and light.

A paviour block driveway leads to

Garage 17' 9" x 8' 3" ( 5.41m x 2.51m )
Electrically operated roller up and over door. Power and light. UPVC double glazed window to the side aspect. PVC personal door to

The front garden has been landscaped with a mature tree set out as a feature. This has a brick edged small area of lawn surrounding it. The rest of the front has been hard landscaped with paved path which include a privately appointed seating area. The front garden also has an outside tap. To the side there is also a further parking space as well as the brick weave driveway.

The rear garden has been laid to patio making the perfect low maintenance area to sit and enjoy the summer sun, there are also lovingly cared for inset flower borders, gated side access, a fantastic water feature, an awning and outside tap. The property has outside courtesy lighting and backs onto the old railway line so is very private.

From William H Brown Swaffham office turn right onto Lynn Street which merges into Lynn Road. Go past the petrol station on your right hand side and take the next right into Oakleigh Drive where the property can be found on the right hand side.

1. Money laundering regulations: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. These particulars are issued in good faith but do not constitute representations of fact or form part of any offer or contract. The matters referred to in these particulars should be independently verified by prospective buyers or tenants. Neither sequence (UK) limited nor any of its employees or agents has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

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Market activity
Average price paid £207,963 Sales 223 Current average value £226,505 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £6,539 ▲ 2.97%

Property value data/graphs for PE37

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £264,544 £214 3.3 £250,172
Semi-detached £189,691 £227 2.9 £183,518
Terraced £159,788 £172 2.5 £151,867
Flats £104,896 £185 1.7 £151,831

Current asking prices in PE37

Average: £249,551
Avg. current asking prices in PE37
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £90,000
Flats £96,429
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All £95,000

Current asking rents in PE37

Average: £981 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in PE37
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £3,033 pcm
£802 pcm
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Flats £503 pcm
£927 pcm
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All £502 pcm
£1,454 pcm
£802 pcm
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Fun facts for PE37

Highest value in PE37
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Norwich Road £456,812
Chapel Road £456,093
Captains Close £391,824
New Sporle Road £365,475
The Street £347,362
Highest turnover in PE37
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Northwell Pool Road 73.2%
St. Andrews Way 66.7%
Saxon Court 63.6%
Roman Crescent 60.0%
Upton Drive 54.5%

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Nearby transport

  • Watlington (12.5 miles)
  • Kings Lynn (13.6 miles)
  • Downham Market (13.6 miles)
  • Norwich International Airport (25.1 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (56.3 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (69.7 miles)
  • King's Lynn Ferry Landing (14.0 miles)
  • West Lynn Ferry Landing (14.2 miles)
  • Reedham Ferry North (37.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Swaffham CofE VC Infant & Nursery School (0.7 miles)
  • Swaffham CofE VC Junior Academy (1.0 mile)
  • Sporle Church of England Primary Academy (2.6 miles)
  • The College of West Anglia (13.4 miles)
  • Ellingham Hospital School (15.7 miles)
  • Easton & Otley College (20.1 miles)
  • Focus School - Swaffham Campus (0.3 miles)
  • Sacred Heart School (0.5 miles)
  • The Nicholas Hamond Academy (0.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,279 Monthly total
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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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £11/mo (£127/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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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 £40 Electricity £44 Estimated energy cost £84/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: 15500 kWh/year
Electricity: 3700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Estimated tax band E Council tax cost £183 /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 £19 Sewerage £25 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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