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2 bed cottage for sale

£245,000 Guide price

High Road, Swilland, Ipswich, Suffolk IP6

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Property features

  • Private garden
  • Off street parking
  • Central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Fireplace

Property description

The property occupies a prominent position within this sought after village. The village of Swilland has the renowned Moon & Mushroom public house serving food and primary school. The village is situated approx. Six miles from the county town of Ipswich offering mainline rail link to London's Liverpool Street. The picturesque riverside town of Woodbridge is less than eight miles providing a good range of shopping and recreational facilities occupying a picturesque setting on the river Deben offering various activities for a boating enthusiast.

This period cottage has been the subject of a meticulous renovation and extension program, presented in superb condition throughout ready for immediate occupation. The property has been substantially extended to the rear with a two storey extension to provide enhanced bedroom accommodation and a superb kitchen/breakfast room. Internal viewing is essential.

Sitting room:
12' 0" x 11' 4" (3.66m x 3.45m) Entrance door and PVC double glazed window to the front aspect with lead lights, feature chimney breast with decorative brick arch and brick hearth inset with wood burning stove, radiator, ledge & brace door opens to the stairs.

Dining area:
12' 0" x 7' 3" (3.66m x 2.21m) Understair storage area, LED inset spotlights, radiator, glazed double doors with gothic feature open to the kitchen.

Kitchen/breakfast room:
11' 2" x 11' 0" (3.4m x 3.35m) Fitted with a generous range of base and wall mounted units with solid limed oak doors and drawer fronts, tiled worktops inset with one and a half bowl sink unit with mixer tap, built-in stainless steel oven, four ring ceramic hob above, extractor fan connected over, integrated washing machine and dishwasher, built-in fridge/freezer, LED pelmet lighting, tiled floor, exposed ceiling beams, window to the side aspect, PVC double glazed French doors open to the rear gardens.

First floor landing:
7' 2" x 6' 0" (2.18m x 1.83m) Partly galleried with decorative pine balustrading.

Bedroom 1:
12' 5" x 11' 2" (3.78m x 3.4m) Radiator, access to loft space, good range of built-in fitted wardrobes with painted panelled doors inset with fitted shelves and hanging rails, double glazed wood grain window to the front aspect with lead lights.

Bathroom:
7' 3" x 6' 0" (2.21m x 1.83m) Traditional white rope edge suite comprises bath with side mounted traditional style mixer tap, low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled walls, radiator, velux roof window.

Bedroom 2:
11' 0" x 11' 0" (3.35m x 3.35m) Radiator, good range of built-in full height wardrobes with pine doors inset with fitted shelf and hanging rail, PVC wood grain window with lead lights overlooking the rear garden.

Outside:
To the front of the property there is a low maintenance garden, adjacent gravel drive provides off road parking for two smaller cars. Pedestrian access to the rear garden with patio area opening to the lawn with raised border, red brick walling inset with mature hostas and ferns, at the end of the garden there is a second patio area, fenced and hedged boundaries. The gardens face south/south/westerly.

Postcode: IP6 9LP

energy rating: D - 60

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Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £275,758 Sales 256 Current average value £307,337 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,130 ▲ 1.36%

Property value data/graphs for IP6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £419,100 £269 3.8 £380,407
Semi-detached £234,188 £247 2.9 £224,308
Terraced £202,723 £245 2.6 £192,749
Flats £133,300 £223 1.6 £112,911

Current asking prices in IP6

Average: £314,784
Avg. current asking prices in IP6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £101,248
(4)
£207,544
(22)
£293,149
(36)
£414,308
(21)
£566,500
(10)
Flats - £161,855
(7)
- - -
All £101,248
(4)
£196,516
(29)
£293,149
(36)
£414,308
(21)
£566,500
(10)

Current asking rents in IP6

Average: £691 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in IP6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £477 pcm
(1)
- - £958 pcm
(3)
-
Flats £475 pcm
(3)
£615 pcm
(2)
- - -
All £476 pcm
(4)
£616 pcm
(2)
- £958 pcm
(3)
-

Fun facts for IP6

Highest value in IP6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Baylham, Ipswich IP6 £639,615
Westerfield Lane £588,596
Church Lane £541,998
Meadow View £533,471
Catherines Hill £521,984
Highest turnover in IP6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Fir Tree Lane 80.0%
Keytes Way 55.0%
The Causeway 54.8%
Alasdair Place 47.9%
Lime Tree Close 41.2%

What Zoopla users think of Swilland

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 70%

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Nearby transport

  • Westerfield (3.7 miles)
  • Derby Road (Ipswich) (5.6 miles)
  • Woodbridge (5.9 miles)
  • Norwich International Airport (37.3 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (44.2 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (44.3 miles)
  • Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing (12.5 miles)
  • Felixstowe for Bawdsey Ferry Landing (12.8 miles)
  • Bawdsey Ferry Landing (12.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Witnesham Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Henley Primary School (1.9 miles)
  • Otley Primary School (1.9 miles)
  • Westbridge Academy (5.4 miles)
  • Suffolk New College (5.5 miles)
  • Suffolk One (7.2 miles)
  • Claydon High School (3.8 miles)
  • Ormiston Endeavour Academy (4.0 miles)
  • Northgate High School (4.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,156 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 24,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £881 /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 £500,000 Contents value up to £50,000 Average insurance cost £18/mo (£211/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 £48 Electricity £48 Estimated energy cost £96/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: 18000 kWh/year
Electricity: 4000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Suffolk Coastal

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £123 /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 £22 Estimated water cost £38 /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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