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4 bed detached house for sale


16 Rosie's Brae, Isle Of Whithorn DG8

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Property features

  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Garden
  • Parking

Property description

Spacious detached split-level house in prime location with uninterrupted views over the village to the Solway Firth. The four bedroom property was built in 2005 to a high specification and benefits from double glazing and oil fired central heating. There is a large area of garden ground surrounding the house, and a tarred driveway gives access to the double garage and single garage which are integral to the lower level.

The Isle of Whithorn is a quaint and unspoilt harbour village situated on the southern tip of the Machars peninsula. The village has strong links with land and sea and is rich in history, going back to the arrival of St Ninian and Christianity 1600 years ago. There are endless opportunities for outdoor activities such as bird-watching, sailing, fishing and walking. The village even boasts its own website where a wealth of information on the local community is available.

Accommodation comprises:- Ground Floor - Entrance Porch. Hall. Lounge. Dining Room. Kitchen. 3 Bedrooms (1 En-suite). Bathroom. Lower Floor - Bedroom. Toilet. Store Room. Utility Room. Laundry. 2 Garages.

Ground floor accommodation

Entrance Porch - 1.58m x 1.50m
Double glazed UPVC entrance door with side screens. Tiled floor. Glazed door with side screens to hall.

Spacious l-shaped hall with built-in cloak cupboard housing electricity meters. Solid oak flooring. Recessed spotlights, hatch to attic, and two radiators.

Lounge - 5.42m x 5.20m
Windows to east and north giving panoramic views over the village and the Solway Firth, and a further south facing window. Recessed fireplace with Morsa multifuel stove. Solid oak floor. Two radiators.

Dining Room - 4.25m x 2.65m
South facing window. Archway to kitchen. Solid oak floor, recessed spotlights, and radiator.

Kitchen - 4.70m x 3.20m
Windows to south and west. Fitted with a range of modern floor and wall units and ample granite worksurfaces with inset circular stainless steel sink. Integrated appliances include dishwasher, double oven, and fridge/freezer, whilst an island unit houses the gas hob with stainless steel chimney style cooker hood above. Tiled floor, and radiator. Double glazed UPVC door to garden, and door to stairs leading to lower ground floor.

Master Bedroom - 5.00m x 4.10m
Windows to east and north with views over the village and the Solway Firth. Radiator.

Dressing Room - 4.40m x 1.76m
Window to north.

En-suite - 3.77m x 2.50m
Corner shower cubicle with mains shower. Roll-top bath, wash hand basin set in fitted vanity unit, and WC. Recessed spotlights, tiled floor, and ladder-style towel rail.

Bedroom 2 - 3.80m x 3.20m
Window to east with view over the Solway Firth. Built-in double shelved and hanging wardrobe. Radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 3.80m x 3.20m
Window to east with view over the Solway Firth. Built-in shelved and hanging wardrobe. Radiator.

Bathroom - 2.40m x 2.30m
Bath with fully tiled shower area, mains shower over and shower screen, wash hand basin and WC. Recessed spotlights, tiled floor, and ladder-style towel rail.

Lower floor accommodation

Bedroom 4 - 5.75m x 4.60m
Window to east. Radiator.

Toilet - 2.70m x 1.90m
Wash hand basin and WC. Expelair. Radiator.

Store Room 1 - 3.00m x 1.35m
Power and light laid on. Radiator.

Utility Room - 4.92m x 4.15m
Door to Store Room 2. Radiator.

Laundry - 3.00m x 2.34m
Plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer.

Single Garage - 5.20m x 4.50m
Up-and-over roller door. Power and light laid on. Radiator.

Double Garage - 7.28m x 5.30m
Electric roller door. Power and light laid on.

A tarred driveway leads to the back of the house where there is a double garage, single garage, and generous off-road parking. The property sits in a large area of garden ground which is mainly in grass for ease of maintenance.

Mains supplies of water and electricity. The property is connected to the mains drainage system. Lpg for hob. EPC = C.

Council tax
The property is in Band G.

By arrangement with the Selling Agents.

Offers in the region of £270,000 are anticipated and should be made to the Selling Agents.

Genuinely interested parties should note their interest with the Selling Agents in case a closing date for offers is fixed. However, the vendor reserves the right to sell the property without the setting of a closing date should an acceptable offer be received.
Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £115,638 Sales 156 Current average value £148,556 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,820 ▲ 2.64%

Property value data/graphs for DG8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £235,713 £156 3.3 £172,373
Semi-detached £108,602 £118 2.8 £91,299
Terraced £114,529 £124 2.6 £92,766
Flats £94,609 £119 2.2 £86,714

Current asking prices in DG8

Average: £160,661
Avg. current asking prices in DG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £68,999
Flats £59,000
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All £63,117

Current asking rents in DG8

Average: £416 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £422 pcm
£399 pcm
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Flats - £381 pcm
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All - £402 pcm
£399 pcm
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Fun facts for DG8

Highest value in DG8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Corsbie Road £310,720
Creetown, Newton Stewart DG8 £298,428
Wigtown £296,060
Bargrennan £272,522
Kirkcowan, Newton Stewart DG8 £259,744
Highest turnover in DG8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Creemills Walk 135.7%
Windsor Terrace 50.0%
Green View 50.0%
South Drive 40.0%
Jubilee Road 40.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Stranraer (29.8 miles)
  • Isle of Man Airport (43.8 miles)
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport (56.7 miles)
  • George Best Belfast City Airport (60.3 miles)
  • Stranraer Ferry Terminal (29.7 miles)
  • Cairnryan Ferry Terminal (31.6 miles)
  • Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal (42.4 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Whithorn School (2.9 miles)
  • Garlieston School (6.3 miles)
  • Sorbie School (6.9 miles)
  • Kirkcudbright Academy (15.6 miles)
  • Douglas Ewart High School (18.6 miles)
  • Castle Douglas High School (24.6 miles)
  • Dalry Secondary School (29.3 miles)
  • ACAD Education (Applied Care and Development) (30.9 miles)
  • St Joseph's Catholic High School, Business and Enterprise College (33.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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AB & A Matthews, DG8 on +44 1672 560020 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,310 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 27,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £971 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In partnership with RBS

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £600,000 Contents value up to £60,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£142/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 £51 Electricity £60 Estimated energy cost £111/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 size and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 21600 kWh/year
Electricity: 5300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Dumfries & Galloway

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £152 /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 £38 Estimated water cost £64 /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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