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2 bed detached bungalow for sale

£285,000

Hope Street, Melbourne DE73

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Property features

  • Two Bedroomed Detached Bungalow
  • Spacious Lounge
  • Kitchen / Diner With Pantry
  • Sun Room
  • Two Good Sized Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Surrounding Garden
  • Off Road Parking For Three Cars+
  • Private Location
  • EER: 'C'

Property description

A rare opportunity to acquire a truly impressive two-bedroomed detached bungalow nestled in a private location in the heart of Melbourne. Offering considerable potential for improvement and development - subject to the necessary consents being obtained. The rear garden offering great privacy and off-road parking to the front of the property. The accommodation includes: A lounge with doors to the sun room, kitchen / diner, two good-sized bedrooms and a three-piece bathroom. Outside, the sunny lawned garden wraps around the whole property. If you're looking for an individual property in an enviable position, then this could tick all your boxes. We anticipate a great deal of interest in this property and respectfully suggest viewing at your earliest convenience. No Upward Chain!

The Location

Melbourne (the name means 'mill on the brook' or 'a mill stream') is a small attractive Georgian market town in a delightful part of South Derbyshire set in rolling countryside and is situated midway between the major city of Derby in the north and the bustling town of Ashby-de-la-Zouch in the south. The town contains a wide range of shops, pubs and restaurants and there are several good schools in the area. The property has good access to the A50, the M1 and M42 motorways, making it within easy reach of many Midland towns and cities.

Accommodation In Detail

Entrance Porch

With lighting, a timber glazed door to the entrance hallway and UPVC double glazed windows to two walls.

Entrance Hallway

With a smoke detector, a radiator, coved ceiling, storage cupboard and doors to all rooms.

Spacious Lounge (6.06 x 4.59 to bay window (19'10" x 15'0" to bay w)

The focal point of this room is gas fire set on a marble hearth with a timber fire surround. Other features include a coved ceiling, two radiators, TV aerial point, a door to the sun room and a UPVC double glazed rear bay window.

Sun Room

With a quarry tiled floor, double glazed sliding doors to the garden and a UPVC double glazed rear window.

Kitchen / Diner (5.35 max x 3.4 (17'6" max x 11'1"))

Fitted with a range of base and drawer units with matching wall cupboards, rolled edge worktops, an inset one and a half bowl sink and drainer, space and plumbing for numerous appliances, tiled splashbacks, a pantry housing the Worcester combi boiler, a door to the garden and a UPVC double glazed front window.

Bedroom One (4.31 x 3.5 (14'1" x 11'5"))

With a radiator, coved ceiling and dual aspect UPVC double glazed side and rear windows.

Bedroom Two (3.41 x 2.73 (11'2" x 8'11"))

With a radiator, a coved ceiling and dual aspect UPVC double glazed front and side window.

Family Bathroom (1.94 x 1.78 (6'4" x 5'10"))

Comprising: A panelled bath with a wall mounted mains-fed shower overhead, a pedestal wash hand basin and a dual-flush toilet, a radiator and a UPVC double glazed opaque window.

Outside

Front Elevation And Parking

The property is set back from the road down a gravelled driveway where there is off road parking for up three cars+.

Surrounding Garden

There's a mainly lawned garden that wraps around the house with borders housing an abundance of mature shrubs and trees.

And Finally...

This is an individual property with great potential!

Council Tax Band

The property is believed to be in council tax band: 'D'

How To Get There

Postcodes for satellite navigation: DE73 8FX

Please Note:

Services: All mains are connected. The services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by Newton Fallowell and no guarantee as to their operating ability or their efficiency can be given. Measurements: Please note that room sizes are quoted in metres to the nearest tenth of a metre measured from wall to wall. The imperial equivalent is included as an approximate guide for applicants not fully conversant with the metric system. Room measurements are included as a guide to room sizes and are not intended to be used when ordering carpets or flooring. Tenure: Freehold - with vacant possession on completion. Newton Fallowell recommend that purchasers satisfy themselves as to the tenure of this property and we recommend they consult a legal representative such as a solicitor appointed in their purchase.

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £253,175 Sales 292 Current average value £261,282 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£598 ▼ -0.23%

Property value data/graphs for DE73

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £324,689 £239 3.7 £314,342
Semi-detached £201,624 £221 2.9 £210,914
Terraced £193,210 £221 2.7 £180,493
Flats £122,992 £208 1.8 £112,050

Current asking prices in DE73

Average: £298,817
Avg. current asking prices in DE73
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £135,000
(1)
£197,403
(22)
£252,888
(24)
£328,666
(41)
£471,632
(9)
Flats £94,975
(2)
£113,750
(2)
- - -
All £108,317
(3)
£190,432
(24)
£252,888
(24)
£328,666
(41)
£471,632
(9)

Current asking rents in DE73

Average: £852 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DE73
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £529 pcm
(3)
£734 pcm
(3)
£841 pcm
(4)
£1,140 pcm
(2)
£1,250 pcm
(2)
Flats - - - - -
All £529 pcm
(3)
£734 pcm
(3)
£841 pcm
(4)
£1,140 pcm
(2)
£1,250 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for DE73

Highest value in DE73
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Short Hill £653,805
Twyford Road £507,471
Ingleby, Derby DE73 £506,301
Penn Lane £477,651
Ingleby Road £451,732
Highest turnover in DE73
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Athens Court 66.7%
Fordyce Close 54.5%
Verona Way 50.0%
Castleland Way 47.4%
Beech Avenue 46.7%

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Nearby transport

  • Peartree (5.3 miles)
  • Willington (5.7 miles)
  • Spondon (6.2 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (4.6 miles)
  • Birmingham International Airport (28.8 miles)
  • Coventry Airport (31.5 miles)
  • Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal (76.2 miles)
  • Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal (76.3 miles)
  • Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal (76.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Melbourne Junior School (0.5 miles)
  • Melbourne Infant School (0.5 miles)
  • Dame Catherine Harpur's School (1.9 miles)
  • Repton School (4.9 miles)
  • Ashby School (5.3 miles)
  • Derby Manufacturing UTC (6.2 miles)
  • Chellaston Academy (2.9 miles)
  • Foremarke Hall (3.0 miles)
  • St Martins School (4.0 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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For more information about this property, please contact
Newton Fallowell, DE73 on +44 1332 229198 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£1,286 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 28,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,025 /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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£118/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 £33 Electricity £35 Estimated energy cost £68/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: 12700 kWh/year
Electricity: 2800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

South Derbyshire

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £154 /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 £16 Sewerage £13 Estimated water cost £29 /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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