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5 bed detached house for sale

£165,000 Fixed price

Rockeljay, Watten KW1

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Property description

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£15,000 below home report valuation

The Property
This attractive detached five bedroom property is situated in the peaceful village of Watten and is within walking distance of the local primary school. The property has uninterrupted extensive views over Loch Watten and enjoys beautiful scenery and spectacular open countryside views towards Stemster. In excellent decorative order the accommodation comprises, lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom, five bedrooms, office, wash cubicle, games room and utility room. The property benefits from partial oil central heating and upvc double glazing throughout. There is an enclosed garden surrounding the property with a tarred driveway to the rear with parking for several vehicles and a garage which has power, light and water. This property would make a beautiful family home.

The Area
Watten village provides primary Schooling, local shop, garden centre and small hotel. Both Thurso and Wick are within easy commuting distance and provide a comprehensive range of shopping, professional and medical facilities. There are regular bus and rail services south. From Wick Airport there are recurring scheduled air services. Inverness is approximately two and a half hours drive.

UPVC half glazed door with glazed side screen to –

Vestibule – 1.45m x 1.27m. Laminate flooring. Partially glazed wooden door to –

Hall – Accessing kitchen, lounge, Bedrooms 1,2 & 3, bathroom, stairs to first floor landing. One single power point. Smoke detector. Radiator. Storage cupboard with shelves and hanging space. Laminate flooring.

Kitchen/diner – 3.53m x 5.04m. Three double power points. One single power point. Radiator. Wall and base units with bowl and half stainless steel sink and drainer. Integral electric double oven & ceramic hob. Breakfast bar. Laminate flooring. Door accessing –

Utility room – 2.48m x 1.60m. Two double power points. One single power point. Plumbed for washing machine. Wall units. Worktop with sink. Cylinder cupboard with slatted shelves. Door accessing garage.

Lounge – 4.71m x 5.48m. Three single power points. One double power point. Television aerial point. Telephone connection point. Solid fuel open fireplace with stone surround and tilled hearth. Built in shelving unit with storage cupboards and glass display cabinet. Two wall lights. Laminate flooring. Door accessing –

Back hall/office – 4.00m x 1.30m. One double power point. Radiator. Laminate flooring. UPVC door accessing front garden. Door accessing –

Sun lounge/games room – 5.25m x 3.89m. Double aspect. Four double power points. Radiator. Walls and ceiling wood lined.

Bedroom 1 – 3.72m x 3.87m. Three single power points. Radiator. Storage cupboard with shelves and hanging space. Laminate flooring.

Bedroom 2 – 3.97m x 2.87m. Two double power points. Radiator. Storage cupboard with shelves and hanging space. Laminate flooring. Vanity wash hand basin unit with storage.

Bedroom 3 – 2.80m x 3.66m. Two single power points. Radiator. Storage alcove. Laminate flooring.

Bathroom – 3.13m x 2.95m. Suite comprises fitted WC unit, fitted wash hand basin unit with wall cupboards. Corner shower enclosure with thermostatic shower. Corner Jacuzzi bath. Heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Floor and walls fully tilled. Wood effect panelled ceiling.

Stair to first floor landing – Accesses WC room & bedrooms 4 & 5. Smoke detector.

Bedroom 4 – 3.55m x 3.89m. Three double power points. Built in storage units with shelves and hanging space.

Wc room – 2.31m x 1.10m. WC. Wash hand basin vanity unit. Laminate flooring. Wall light.
Bedroom 5 – 3.53m x 3.25m. Two double power points. Walk in storage cupboard with door accessing floored attic with lights.

Garage – 5.56m x 6.64m. Power and lights. Tap. Loft access. Two vehicular roller manual doors.

Garden – Lawn area surrounding 3 side of property with trees, shrubs and flower beds. Patio area. Tarred driveway with off road parking for several vehicles. Clothes drying facilities. Oil central heating storage tank.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £117,728 Sales 121 Current average value £102,964 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£1,128 ▼ -1.08%

Property value data/graphs for KW1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £158,807 £103 3.6 £170,013
Semi-detached £90,620 £90 3.0 £106,137
Terraced £84,173 £81 2.9 £74,525
Flats £61,159 £82 2.1 £58,375

Current asking prices in KW1

Average: £120,116
Avg. current asking prices in KW1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £86,667
(3)
£77,467
(15)
£118,248
(42)
£166,182
(22)
£212,857
(7)
Flats £41,000
(1)
£55,333
(3)
£65,000
(1)
£85,000
(1)
-
All £75,250
(4)
£73,778
(18)
£117,009
(43)
£162,652
(23)
£212,857
(7)

Current asking rents in KW1

Average: £569 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in KW1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - - £650 pcm
(1)
-
Flats - £514 pcm
(2)
£598 pcm
(1)
- -
All - £514 pcm
(2)
£598 pcm
(1)
£650 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for KW1

Highest value in KW1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Watten, Wick KW1 £200,271
Port Dunbar £186,394
Miller Avenue £181,130
Bower, Wick KW1 £164,337
Proudfoot Road £156,352
Highest turnover in KW1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Swanson Avenue 53.8%
John Horne Drive 53.3%
Swanson Drive 44.4%
Coghill Street 40.0%
Sinclair Drive 33.3%

What Zoopla users think of Watten

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Nearby transport

  • Georgemas Junction (6.0 miles)
  • Wick (7.8 miles)
  • Scotscalder (9.0 miles)
  • Inverness Airport (69.9 miles)
  • Aberdeen Airport (96.9 miles)
  • Sumburgh Airport (120.5 miles)
  • Gills Bay Ferry Terminal (12.6 miles)
  • Scrabster Ferry Terminal (12.9 miles)
  • John O Groats Ferry Terminal (14.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Watten Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Bower Primary School (4.3 miles)
  • Halkirk Primary School (7.5 miles)
  • Wick High School (7.9 miles)
  • Thurso High School (11.3 miles)
  • Stromness Academy (34.3 miles)
  • North Walls Community School (24.0 miles)
  • Farr High School (33.4 miles)
  • Stronsay Junior High School (51.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£829 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 16,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £593 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In partnership with RBS

These results are not provided by RBS and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

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 £100,000 Average insurance cost £36/mo (£428/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 £58 Electricity £75 Estimated energy cost £133/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: 24600 kWh/year
Electricity: 6100 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Water Supply £27 Sewerage £40 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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