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3 bed detached house for sale

£250,000

Allen Road, Shaftesbury SP7

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Property description

An appealing double fronted detached family home situated in a popular residential area where town and country merge and within walking distance to the town centre where there is a range of amenities including independent shops and chain stores, doctor and dentist surgeries, schools and a choice of entertainment facilities. The property also enjoys easy access to good communications links to Salisbury, Blandford and Warminster. The property was built in 2012 by Persimmon Homes under the Government sustainable homes policy and has been finished to a high standard with the property benefiting from AirVacs to some rooms which provide fresh air and help with noise reduction and other touches which include triple glazed windows with swivel facility for easy cleaning, French doors with anti-slam lock and gas fired central heating via radiators with a dual zone control. The property also boasts the remainder of the ten year National House Building Council Guarantee. Internally, the rooms are well proportioned with a favoured layout. Viewing is recommended to really appreciate this lovely home.

In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of inviting and good sized entrance hall, double aspect sitting room with French doors opening to the rear sun terrace, combined kitchen and dining room with French doors to the garden and cloakroom. On the first floor there is the family bathroom and three generously sized bedrooms, master with built in wardrobes and en-suite shower room. Outside, there is a drive with space to park two cars, single garage with power and loft storage and a rear garden with scope to create owns' own landscaping.

Energy Efficiency Rating B - Council Tax Band D - draft details

Accommodation

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Panelled front door with inset glass panes and spy hole open into a nice sized and welcoming entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard under. White panelled doors to cloakroom, kitchen/dining room and to the:-

Sitting Room (5.64m'' x 3.00m'' (18'6'' x 9'10''))

Boasting a double aspect with window to the front and French doors opening to the rear paved sun terrace. Ceiling lights. Air vent. Two radiators. Power, telephone and television points.

Kitchen/Dining Room (5.64m'' x 2.54m'' (18'6'' x 8'4''))

Dining Area - French doors opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Ceramic tile effect flooring.
Kitchen Area - Window to the front aspect. Ceiling light. AirVac. Power points. Fitted with a range of sleek dark wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with cutlery and deep pan drawers and eye level cupboards. Part tiled walls. Good amount of work surfaces. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for a fridge/freezer. Built in electric oven and gas hob with extractor hood over. Ceramic tile effect flooring.

Cloakroom

Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. AirVac. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Corner pedestal wash hand basin with mono tap and tiled splash back. Tile effect vinyl flooring.

First Floor

Landing

Stairs rise to a light galleried landing with window to the rear with partial tree top views. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Radiator. Power points. Cupboard housing the gas fired combination central heating boiler. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Master Bedroom (4.09m'' x 2.97m'' (13'5'' x 9'9''))

Window with outlook over the rear garden and tree top views beyond. Ceiling light. Radiator. Central heating programmer. Power, telephone and television points. Built in double wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Shower Room

Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the front elevation. Ceiling light. AirVac. Mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Radiator. Pedestal wash hand basin with mono tap and tiled splash back. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Tiled shower cubicle. Wood effect vinyl flooring.

Bedroom Two (3.00m'' x 2.54m'' (9'10'' x 8'4''))

Window to the front. Air vent. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and telephone points.

Bedroom Three (2.57m'' x 2.54m'' (8'5'' x 8'4''))

Maximum measurements - Window with outlook to the rear. Access to the loft space. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points.

Family Bathroom

Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. AirVac. Radiator. Suite consisting of pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC with economy flush facility and bath with tiled splash back. Slate effect vinyl flooring.

Outside

Garage (5.18m x 2.64m'' (17' x 8'8''))

Good sized single garage with up and over door, power and lighting. Access to loft storage space. Part glazed personal door to the side opening into rear garden. Parking for two cars on the tarmacadam drive.

Garden

The property is approached from the road onto a path leading to the front door. On either side are gravelled area - ideal for pot plant display and planted with shrubs - and enclosed by low brick wall. A timber gate from the drive opens to the rear garden. This is partly laid to paving stone and lawn and provides a blank canvas for one's own design. There is also an outside tap.

Agents Note

Please note that there is an annual service charge for the upkeep of communal greenbelt of about £200.00 ( May 2017 tbc)

Directions

From The Gillingham Office

Leave Gillingham via Newbury heading towards Shaftesbury. At the first roundabout (Ivy Cross) take the fourth exit onto Christy's Lane. Proceed straight over at the Tesco roundabout and then the first exit at the next one heading towards Salisbury. At the second set of traffic lights turn left into Allen Road. The property is a short distance on the right hand side.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Ground Floor First Floor

Ground Floor View original

Market activity
Average price paid £299,035 Sales 218 Current average value £344,029 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £14,193 ▲ 4.30%

Property value data/graphs for SP7

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £493,869 £296 3.8 £448,077
Semi-detached £278,762 £273 3.1 £264,769
Terraced £225,953 £281 2.7 £210,691
Flats £161,797 £309 1.6 £127,241

Current asking prices in SP7

Average: £311,759
Avg. current asking prices in SP7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £175,000
(1)
£219,772
(17)
£297,460
(44)
£481,571
(21)
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Flats £135,271
(7)
£196,817
(6)
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All £140,238
(8)
£213,784
(23)
£297,460
(44)
£481,571
(21)
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Current asking rents in SP7

Average: £813 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SP7
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £498 pcm
(1)
£679 pcm
(3)
£901 pcm
(2)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £561 pcm
(4)
£589 pcm
(3)
- - -
All £549 pcm
(5)
£634 pcm
(6)
£902 pcm
(2)
£1,200 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for SP7

Highest value in SP7
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Donhead St. Andrew, Shaftesbury SP7 £1,203,192
Barkers Hill £897,789
Donhead St. Mary, Shaftesbury SP7 £744,926
Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury SP7 £742,313
East Orchard, Shaftesbury SP7 £671,333
Highest turnover in SP7
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Love Lane 60.0%
Woodman Court 52.9%
Savoy Court 50.0%
Springfield Close 50.0%
Rowan Close 50.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (4.5 miles)
  • Tisbury (5.9 miles)
  • Templecombe (10.4 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (21.4 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (35.1 miles)
  • Southampton Airport (36.0 miles)
  • Poole Quay Ferry Landing (21.9 miles)
  • Poole Ferry Terminal (22.0 miles)
  • Brownsea Island Ferry Landing (23.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Shaftesbury Church of England Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • The Abbey CofE VA Primary School, Shaftesbury (1.0 mile)
  • Ludwell Community Primary School (1.8 miles)
  • Clayesmore School (5.1 miles)
  • Ivers College (6.2 miles)
  • Bryanston School (9.6 miles)
  • Shaftesbury School (0.4 miles)
  • St Mary's School (0.6 miles)
  • Port Regis Preparatory School (1.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,238 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

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £300,000 Contents value up to £50,000 Average insurance cost £13/mo (£152/yr)
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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 £48 Estimated energy cost £93/mo

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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: 15300 kWh/year
Electricity: 4000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

North Dorset

Estimated tax band D Council tax cost £182 /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 £25 Estimated water cost £51 /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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