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4 bed bungalow for sale

£225,000 Offers in region of

Auchenblae, Bower Drive, Minnigaff DG8

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Double garage
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating

Property description

Superior detached bungalow situated in popular residential area on the edge of the town. The property has four bedrooms and three public rooms and benefits from oil fired central heating and partial double glazing. Auchenblae stands in a large area of mature garden ground with garage/workshop and ample off-road parking for several vehicles.

Accommodation comprises:- Entrance Porch. Dining Room. Kitchen. Utility Room. Lounge. Inner Hall. 4 Bedrooms (1 En-suite). Study. Bathroom. Conservatory.


Entrance Porch - 2.53m x 1.78m
Hardwood entrance door with glass panels and sidescreen. Glazed on two sides with glazed door and sidescreen leading to dining room. Tiled floor.

Dining Room - 4.76m x 3.70m
East facing window overlooking garden. Built-in glass fronted shelved display cabinet. Glazed doors to kitchen, lounge and inner hall. Two radiators.

Kitchen - 4.10m x 3.60m
East facing window overlooking garden ground and with views over surrounding farmland. Fitted with a range of floor and wall units with ample worksurfaces and inset double drainer stainless steel sink. Space for a slot-in cooker. Partially tiled and one wall with ornate glass panelling with serving hatch. Oil fired central heating boiler. Glazed door to utility room. Radiator.

Utility Room - 3.28m x 1.68m
East facing window overlooking garden and onto surrounding farmland. Fitted with floor units with ample worktops and inset single drainer stainless steel sink. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Hardwood door to garden ground. Radiator.

Lounge - 6.28m x 4.90m
Spacious lounge with west facing double glazed window and south facing single glazed picture window overlooking garden ground. Feature brick built chimney breast with wooden mantel and marble effect hearth with inset coal effect gas fire.

Inner Hall
l-shaped hall with large built-in shelved storage cupboard. Hatch to attic. Two radiators.

Bedroom 1 (En-suite) - 4.65m x 3.42m
East facing window overlooking garden and east facing double glazed patio doors leading to paved area with a garden pond. Built-in shelved and hanging triple wardrobe with sliding doors. Radiator.

En-Suite - 4.12m x 1.40m
Fully tiled and fitted with coloured comprising WC, wash hand basin and walk-in shower area with mixer shower. Radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 3.62m x 3.57m
North facing window. Built-in shelved triple wardrobe with sliding doors. Fitted storage unit comprising one hanging wardrobe and one shelved wardrobe with bridging unit over. Radiator.

Bedroom 3 - 3.60m x 2.75m
West facing patio doors leading to conservatory. Built-in storage unit comprising two shelved and hanging wardrobes, dressing table with storage drawers and bridging unit over. Radiator.

Bedroom 4 - 3.78m x 3.58m
Presently used as a dining room with west facing sliding patio doors leading to conservatory. Radiator.

Study/Bedroom - 3.63m x 2.40m
North facing window. Built-in shelved and hanging triple wardrobe with sliding doors. Radiator.

Bathroom - 3.55m x 2.19m
Partially tiled and fitted with coloured suite comprising bath, WC and built-in shelved floor units with inset wash hand basin. Wall mounted cupboards and built-in shelved airing cupboard with sliding doors housing water tank. Radiator.

Conservatory - 5.20m x 1.90m
Single glazed conservatory with west facing window overlooking garden ground with polycarbonate roof. Built-in storage unit. Door leading to garden and glazed door leading to potting shed.

Potting Shed
Built-in shelved unit. Radiator. Glazed door leading to the garden.

Garage - 6.50m x 5.80m
Brick built garage with flat roof and with power and light laid on. Electric roller door. Built-in shelved units. North facing window.

Large landscape garden with driveway to garage providing off-road parking for several vehicles. The garden is a mature garden mostly laid in lawn with a variety of mature shrubs and trees with an ornate bridge over a running stream. There is a paved path around the house with a paved area to the rear and a small fish pond. Two garden sheds.

Mains supplies of water and electricity. The property is connected to the mains drainage system. Oil fired central heating. EPC = F.

Council tax
The property is in Band F.

By arrangement with Selling Agents.

Offers in the region of £225,000 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.
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Market activity
Average price paid £115,638 Sales 156 Current average value £148,556 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,805 ▲ 2.63%

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: £161,093
Avg. current asking prices in DG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £69,999
Flats £59,000
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All £63,125

Current asking rents in DG8

Average: £418 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 - £373 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

  • Barrhill (14.8 miles)
  • Stranraer (22.1 miles)
  • Girvan (23.9 miles)
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport (37.4 miles)
  • George Best Belfast City Airport (60.7 miles)
  • Isle of Man Airport (61.7 miles)
  • Cairnryan Ferry Terminal (21.2 miles)
  • Stranraer Ferry Terminal (22.0 miles)
  • Girvan Harbour Ferry Terminal (24.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Minnigaff School (0.4 miles)
  • St Ninian's RC School (1.1 miles)
  • Penninghame School (1.1 miles)
  • Douglas Ewart High School (1.0 mile)
  • Kirkcudbright Academy (19.3 miles)
  • Stranraer Academy (21.4 miles)
  • Dalry Secondary School (15.6 miles)
  • Invergarven School (23.9 miles)
  • ACAD Education (Applied Care and Development) (28.1 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,153 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 22,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £809 /mo How Much Could I Borrow In partnership with RBS

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £17/mo (£199/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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