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4 bed semi-detached house for sale

£250,000 Guide price

Cockfield, Bury St. Edmunds IP30

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Property features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Off Road Parking
  • Generous Plot of 1 Acre
  • Moat Surrounding Gardens
  • Views Over Countryside
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • No Onward Chain

Property description

Cockfield is a popular village which is located approximately 8 miles to the south of Bury St Edmunds, and 3.5 miles north of Lavenham. The village has a good range of amenities including Post Office and shop, a garage, public house and a range of schools, clubs and societies.

Ground floor

entrance hall

sitting room 11' 9" x 18' 0" (3.60m x 5.49m) Single glazed window to front, large open fireplace, radiator and exposed timber board floor.

Dining room 11' 7" x 14' 11" (3.55m x 4.56m) Timber frame single glazed window, radiator and timber board floor.

Inner lobby Stairs to first floor and cupboard housing oil fired central heating boiler.

Kitchen/breakfast room 22' 2" x 7' 11" (6.77m x 2.42m) Concrete floor, a range of mdf base and wall units, timber frame double glazed and single glazed windows to rear, radiator.

Rear lobby 4' 9" x 4' 1" (1.46m x 1.27m) Door to rear garden.

Shower room White w.C, green wash hand basin and shower cubicle with tiled walls, radiator and single glazed window.

First floor

landing Timber frame single glazed window to side, radiator, exposed board floor and airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

Bedroom 1 12' 2" x 14' 3" (3.73m x 4.35m) Radiator, single glazed window, cast iron fireplace and large storage cupboard with access to loft hatch.

Bedroom 2 12' 2" x 8' 3" (3.73m x 2.53m) max). Radiator and timber frame single glazed window to front.

Bedroom 3 6' 10" x 12' 1" (2.10m x 3.69m) Radiator and timber frame single glazed window.

Bedroom 4 9' 5" x 8' 5" (2.88m x 2.58m) Radiator and timber frame single glazed window to rear.

Family bathroom Wash hand basin, w.C., and panelled bath, radiator and single glazed window to rear.

Outside The property has a generous 1 acre plot of which the majority is laid to lawn with a number of mature fruit trees throughout. There is also an established moat which runs around the perimeter of the property, and culminates in a larger pond to the rear. The house has wonderful rural views to the side and rear of the property, which are a real feature of the house. To the rear of the house there is a small brick built store.

General notes The property is in need of complete refurbishment. It is understood that the property is not listed and therefore may offer good scope for extension, subject to planning. The property benefits from mains electricity and water supply, and has a private drainage system.

The Council Tax charge for the period 1st April 2015 – 31st March 2016 was £1,507.81, Band D. The local authority is Babergh District Council.

The property has a number of interesting building features, such as the high ceiling heights in the original part of the property, along with a number of exposed timber beams throughout. The house therefore offers a purchaser the wonderful opportunity to refurbish a dwelling with real character.

Viewings Strictly by appointment with the Agents.

Directions From Bury St Edmunds head south on the A134 before turning left on to the A1141, then continue through Cross Green. Take the left hand turn into Cockfield and continue through the village centre on Howe Lane. At the small triangular green turn right onto an un-adopted single lane and continue until the end, whereupon Palmers Farm can be found on the left hand side, and the property being sold is the left hand cottage.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £368,484 Sales 166 Current average value £378,523 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £11,038 ▲ 3.00%

Property value data/graphs for IP30

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £464,924 £276 3.9 £451,039
Semi-detached £253,857 £264 3.0 £244,742
Terraced £216,365 £253 2.6 £212,562
Flats £166,310 - 1.7 £149,500

Current asking prices in IP30

Average: £476,549
Avg. current asking prices in IP30
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £238,333
(6)
£332,033
(13)
£572,268
(22)
£848,750
(4)
Flats - £189,950
(1)
- - -
All - £231,421
(7)
£332,033
(13)
£572,268
(22)
£848,750
(4)

Current asking rents in IP30

Average: £825 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in IP30
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £718 pcm
(3)
£1,051 pcm
(2)
- -
Flats - £693 pcm
(1)
- - -
All - £712 pcm
(4)
£1,051 pcm
(2)
- -

Fun facts for IP30

Highest value in IP30
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Felsham £923,391
Ixer Lane £712,300
The Green £704,673
Cockfield, Bury St. Edmunds IP30 £686,076
High Town Green £628,481
Highest turnover in IP30
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Top Road 80.0%
Cornmill Green 52.6%
Bakers Mill 50.0%
Loch Rannoch Close 50.0%
Rose Lane 50.0%

What Zoopla users think of Cockfield

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 72%

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Nearby transport

  • Thurston (6.3 miles)
  • Elmswell (7.2 miles)
  • Bury St Edmunds (7.6 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (30.7 miles)
  • Norwich International Airport (40.5 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (40.9 miles)
  • Harwich International Ferry Terminal (24.1 miles)
  • Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing (24.5 miles)
  • Harwich Harbour Ferry Landing (25.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Cockfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • All Saints' Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Lawshall (3.3 miles)
  • Lavenham Community Primary School (3.5 miles)
  • West Suffolk College (7.6 miles)
  • Inroads (Essex) Ltd (7.8 miles)
  • Bury St Edmunds County Upper School (8.0 miles)
  • Old Buckenham Hall School (2.7 miles)
  • Centre Academy East Anglia (3.1 miles)
  • Gable End (5.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,208 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £899 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

These results are not provided by NatWest 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 £15/mo (£182/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 £45 Electricity £55 Estimated energy cost £100/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: 18200 kWh/year
Electricity: 4700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Babergh

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £142 /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 £23 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £52 /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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