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3 bed bungalow for sale


The Close, High Etherley, Bishop Auckland DL14

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Property features

  • EPC Grade = E
  • Three Bedroom Detached Bungalow
  • Rural Location
  • All Bedrooms With En-suite
  • Early Viewing Recommended

Property description

EPC Grade = E
This three bedroom detached bungalow located on the boarder of High Etherley and Low Etherley, Bishop Auckland offers spacious accommodation which should appeal to a wide range of potential purchasers with all three bedroom having en suite facilities. The accommodation briefly comprises, 25' Lounge, kitchen open plan to dining room, two conservatories, office, attached double garage/workshop, driveway and gardens to three side. Gas central heating and double glazing this bungalow has no upper chain so early vacant possession is possible. Early viewing is high recommended to avoid disappointment.

Front Entrance

External door into hallway.


Loft access and central heating radiator.


Low level w.C, and a pedestal was hand basin.

Lounge (3.96m x 7.87m)

With feature fireplace with electric fire and marble hearth, 4 x central heating radiators and french doors to the conservatory.

Conservatory (2.79m x 7.34m)

Entered via double doors from lounge, french doors leading to garden with two central heating radiators.

Office (2.59m x 3.68m)

With central heating radiator.

Dining Room (3.28m x 4.27m)

Open plan to kitchen with two central heating radiators.

Kitchen (3.68m x 3.25m)

Comprising of a range of fitted wall and wall and base units, inset sink, gas hob, additional electric hob and electric double oven, plumbing for dishwasher, boiler cupboard housing gas central heating boiler and pantry.

Utility Room (1.78m x 3.30m)

With stainless steel sink unit, plumbed for automatic washing machine and central heating radiator.

Conservatory (2nd) (3.20m x 3.89m)

Central heating radiator, double french doors leading to rear garden

Bedroom 1

Double room with central heating radiator.

En-Suite (1.88m x 2.44m)

Comprising corner bath with shower mixer taps, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.C, tiled splash backs and central heating radiator.

Bedroom 2 (3.07m x 3.86m)

Double room with built in wardrobes and central heating radiator.

En-Suite (2nd)

Comprising cubicle housing electric shower, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.C, tiled splash back area and central heating radiator.

Bedroom 3 (5.77m x 3.20m)

Double room with double doors leading to the conservatory and central heating radiator.

En-Suite (3rd) (1.30m x 2.46m)

Comprising Jacuzzi bath with shower mixer taps, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.C., and tiled splash back.


To the front of the Bungalow there is a driveway leading to attached double garage entered via up and over door, light/power with workshop. Mature well stocked lawn gardens to the rear and both sides.

Important note to purchasers:

We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £106,495 Sales 514 Current average value £113,813 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,461 ▲ 3.14%

Property value data/graphs for DL14

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £181,964 £136 3.6 £187,986
Semi-detached £114,083 £119 3.0 £111,132
Terraced £75,973 £84 2.6 £66,599
Flats £78,388 £122 1.9 £54,717

Current asking prices in DL14

Average: £136,150
Avg. current asking prices in DL14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £73,004
Flats £45,700
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All £45,700

Current asking rents in DL14

Average: £404 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DL14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £319 pcm
£399 pcm
£420 pcm
£569 pcm
£802 pcm
Flats £333 pcm
£400 pcm
£368 pcm
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All £330 pcm
£399 pcm
£419 pcm
£569 pcm
£802 pcm

Fun facts for DL14

Highest value in DL14
Highest value streets Zed-Index
The Dell £337,641
Durham Road £277,233
Westerton £269,091
Witton Le Wear £266,211
High Street £256,772
Highest turnover in DL14
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Farnham Close 43.8%
Canney Hill 41.7%
Heslop Street 40.0%
Redworth Grove 40.0%
Bainbridge Court 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of High Etherley

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Nearby transport

  • Bishop Auckland (2.8 miles)
  • Shildon (4.7 miles)
  • Newton Aycliffe (6.8 miles)
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport (16.1 miles)
  • Newcastle Airport (26.8 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (54.5 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge South Side (21.2 miles)
  • Transporter Bridge North Side (21.3 miles)
  • Newcastle International Ferry Terminal (26.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Toft Hill Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • St Chad's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School (0.7 miles)
  • Escomb Primary School (1.4 miles)
  • Bishop Auckland College (2.0 miles)
  • UTC South Durham (7.8 miles)
  • Thornbeck College - North East Autism Society (8.1 miles)
  • St John's School & Sixth Form College - A Catholic Academy (2.2 miles)
  • Bishop Barrington School A Sports with Mathematics College (2.2 miles)
  • King James I Academy Bishop Auckland (3.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Reeds Rains, DL15 on +44 1388 341992 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,216 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £899 /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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£125/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


Gas £47 Electricity £44 Estimated energy cost £91/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: 17700 kWh/year
Electricity: 3500 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

County Durham

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £180 /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.


Supply £17 Sewerage £19 Estimated water cost £36 /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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