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4 bed detached house for sale

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Leeds Road, Huddersfield HD5

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Property description

The canal route dates back to the late 1700's and as time has evolved many of the structures along the Ramsden's canal route have been given listed building status in recognition of their historic importance. Lock Keepers Cottage is a Grade II Listed building that enjoys stunning surroundings and the most idyllic view of the lock. Past regularly in the Summer months by the serene narrow boats, all set behind wrought iron fencing and privacy bushes, the location enjoys the benefits of Countryside dwelling whilst profiting from close by commuter routes. Fully renovated throughout with elegant neutral décor, log burning stoves, Aga and integral blue tooth speakers, the cottage is the perfect blend of modern amenities fused with period features. A fabulous family home with 4 bedrooms, ample off road parking and the potential to further purchase garage space within very close proximity to the cottage.

Entrance vestibule Reached from the main driveway the entrance includes a stone bench that was an original slab plinth forming part of the original building. With ample room for coat and boot store, the floor is solid oak wood and a wooden and glass panelled door leads into the breakfast kitchen

sitting room With an exposed brick wall and cast iron wood burning stove, this spacious room is flooded with natural light through the three windows to two elevations. Fully carpeted and allowing ample room for a family sized suite, the room currently supports a large pool table which clearly demonstrates the space available.

Breakfast kitchen A beautiful bespoke kitchen with cream units with hardwood cabinet knob handles and granite work tops. Recessed within the work surface is a Belfast 2 bowl white ceramic sink with chrome mixer tap. The central focal point is the recessed gas Aga with white brick tiling and stove mantel shelf above. Further integrated appliances include a Smeg dishwasher and Smeg fridge. Next to the recess spot lighting discreetly placed are Bluetooth speakers that can connect to your smart phone to operate your playlist. 3 sash windows to two elevations fill the room with natural light and a stable door exits out to the gardens and waterfront beyond. A cubbie hole provides simple storage facilities and solid oak wood flooring flows throughout.

Dining room Leading out to the gardens through French doors, the dining room is equipped with solid oak wood flooring and recess spot lighting. Spacious enough to accommodate a family dining suite, this room can be utilised to the homeowners requirements.

Utility room and WC The Utility room includes plumbing for a washing machine and a vent for a dryer. With hot and cold water, there is scope to install a sink. The ground floor w.C includes a cloakroom had basin and low level toilet.

Landing The landing is fitted with solid oak wood flooring and it a large window to the front elevation. A hatch to the loft allows access to the attic void that is insulated.

Master bedroom and ensuite A beautiful elegant room that has plentiful space for free standing furniture. The eye catching nicety is the decorative restored cast iron fireplace and the room benefits from the stunning canal views. The ensuite includes a step in shower with fixed square rain head and handheld chrome shower. Partially tiled in matt the room also includes a washbasin with pedestal and low level w.C

bedroom 2 Located to the front of the property with canal views and space for free standing furniture.

Further bedrooms Two further double bedrooms are situated to the rear of the property with views over the garden and trees beyond. Currently one is utilised as an office but both would support free standing furniture and double beds.

House bathroom Equipped with a 4 piece the bathroom comprises of a crisp white square set with bath, wash basin with pedestal and low level w.C. The shower with glass door is fitted with a Bristan Glee rear fed electric shower. The neutral décor includes white brick gloss tiling with black grout creating a stylish finish to the room.

Exterior Beyond the main garden to the property, there is the picturesque canal and lovely walks for dogs and families to enjoy the breathtaking scenery. The gardens are secured with wrought iron decorative fencing ensuring the safety of children away from the waters edge. The main garden is predominately installed with an elevated lawn to allow for the glorious views of passing canal boats whilst sitting on patio furniture. The tiered garden then steps up to a outbuilding and seating area to further enjoy the sunshine. A pebbled driveway allows for several vehicles to park close to the property. Available under separate negotiations are two garages that provide land for further parking facilities. Chocolate box perfect sitting in beautifully maintained gardens with the most astonishing views, Lock Keepers Cottage has been lovingly restored to a wonderful family home.

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Market activity
Average price paid £138,827 Sales 333 Current average value £145,111 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£134 ▼ -0.09%

Property value data/graphs for HD5

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £234,432 £185 3.4 £201,424
Semi-detached £140,492 £156 2.9 £140,500
Terraced £110,077 £144 2.6 £100,824
Flats £102,982 £141 1.7 £99,083

Current asking prices in HD5

Average: £197,208
Avg. current asking prices in HD5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £87,067
(6)
£116,109
(22)
£155,712
(57)
£287,631
(19)
£587,727
(11)
Flats £67,657
(6)
£101,112
(4)
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All £77,362
(12)
£113,802
(26)
£155,712
(57)
£287,631
(19)
£587,727
(11)

Current asking rents in HD5

Average: £793 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in HD5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £344 pcm
(15)
£446 pcm
(7)
£625 pcm
(16)
£921 pcm
(17)
£3,168 pcm
(2)
Flats £429 pcm
(9)
- £498 pcm
(1)
- £7,193 pcm
(1)
All £376 pcm
(24)
£446 pcm
(7)
£618 pcm
(17)
£921 pcm
(17)
£4,509 pcm
(3)

Fun facts for HD5

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Houses Hill £297,309
Rushbearers Walk £284,130
Bog Green Lane £275,817
Highest turnover in HD5
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Thorpe Grange Gardens 62.5%
New Street 36.8%
Lincoln Court 36.4%
Picton Way 36.4%
Walton Croft 33.3%

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Nearby transport

  • Deighton (1.1 miles)
  • Mirfield (1.9 miles)
  • Brighouse (2.1 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (13.2 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (31.7 miles)
  • Robin Hood Airport (33.2 miles)
  • Heysham Ferry Terminal (53.8 miles)
  • Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing (54.3 miles)
  • Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing (54.6 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Thomas CE (VC) Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Mill Cottage Montessori School (0.9 miles)
  • Battyeford CofE (VC) Primary School (1.1 miles)
  • Edgerton College (3.3 miles)
  • Brian Jackson College (3.3 miles)
  • Greenhead College (3.4 miles)
  • Hollybank School (1.4 miles)
  • The Mirfield Free Grammar and Sixth Form (1.4 miles)
  • All Saints Catholic College Specialist in Humanities (1.5 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,731 Monthly total
Mortgage
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 37,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,349 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £24/mo (£283/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
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Energy Gas £49 Electricity £53 Estimated energy cost £102/mo In partnership with uSwitch
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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: 20500 kWh/year
Electricity: 4700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

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Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £212 /mo
when paid over 10 months
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Water Supply £19 Sewerage £25 Estimated water cost £44 /mo
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