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2 bed terraced house for sale


Melrose Terrace, Fairfield Park, Bath BA1

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Property features

  • Victorian terrace home
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Potential to extend (stcc)
  • Well presented throughout
  • No onward chain
  • Rolling countryside views to the rear

Property description

A well presented and spacious two double bedroom Victorian terrace home. Further potential to extend the current accommodation subject to the necessary permissions. Delightful gardens and with far reaching countryside views to the rear.

A well presented Victorian mid-terrace home in the heart of Fairfield Park. Entering into the hallway you find access to the sitting room, dining room and stairs to the first floor. The sitting room with stripped wooden floor has a lovely bay window to the front aspect and is opened up on to the dining room with wooden framed glazed double doors. The dining room has a charming fireplace with multi fuel stove, stripped wooden floors and leads to the kitchen. A galley style kitchen has modern floor units and window to the rear aspect with views over the garden. Stairs lead to the first floor with the landing providing access to the two bedrooms and bathroom. Bedroom one is a very good size with stripped wooden floor and two sash windows to the front aspect. Bedroom two is a double in size and has lovely countryside views to the rear. The bathroom is well equipped with bath and shower, WC and pedestal sink. It too provides far reaching countryside views of the surrounding fields and towards the famous landmark of Solsbury Hill. Externally the rear garden is a delight with stone chipped seating areas and an abundance of greenery, flowers and shrubs. To the rear a further shaded seating area and greenhouse. There is plenty of scope to extend these properties with similar houses in the terrace creating loft rooms and lower ground floors.

This period home is an excellent location in the highly desired Fairfield Park. Local amenities can be found on Camden Road and in Larkhall Village including local stores, boutique shops, cafés, delis, pubs and theatre. A further short walk takes you down to the plethora of amenities on London Road with a large Morrisons supermarket and petrol station too. Ideally situated for Bath city centre bus routes and access to the M4. The schools of St Saviours Primary, St Stephens Primary and St Marks are all walkable from the house.

Entrance Hallway
Wooden floorboards insulated with hemp, doors to the lounge, dining room and kitchen.

Bay window to the front aspect with double glazed sash windows and radiator under, wooden floor boards throughout insulated with hemp, coving, modern vertical radiator, television point, custom made folding doors to the dining room.

Dining Room
Wooden floor boards throughout insulated with hemp, built in wooden shelves to both alcoves, Clearview multi fuel stove, double glazed sash window to the rear aspect, radiator, under stairs storage cupboard.

With a range of modern wall and base kitchen units, space for oven, space for washing machine, stainless steel sink drainer unit, tiled splash back, radiator, small window to the dining room, side access door to the rear garden. Insulated underfloor with hemp and the exterior walls lined with insulated plasterboard.

First Floor Landing
With neutral carpet throughout, large storage closet, wooden balustrade, loft hatch, doors to two double bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Master Bedroom
Currently used as a workroom/ study, wooden floorboards throughout, picture rail, two double glazed sash windows to the front aspect.

Bedroom Two
Wooden floor boards throughout, double glazed window to the rear aspect, radiator, feature fire place.

Family Bathroom
White bathroom suite which includes bath with shower attachment, low level w.C, wash hand basin with tiled splash back, double glazed window to the rear aspect, vinyl floor, ladder radiator.

Storage Room
Situated prior to the bathroom and currently provides further storage and a combi boiler ( could be converted to form a larger bathroom )

Rear Garden
Beautifully presented landscaped garden with a range of mature border shrubs, log store, various seating areas throughout the garden, small pond, greenhouse, rear access, apple/crab apple/ damson trees, mature silver birch.

Front Garden
Also beautifully presented with mature grapevine, mature winter flowering cherry tree, two tubs with various bedding plants included, further border shrubs.

Standard broadband available up to 17Mb (Estimated 6Mb)Fibre optic broadband available up to 76Mb

Stamp Duty
You will have to pay £9,250.00 in stamp duty.Your effective stamp duty rate is 2.40%.

Council Tax
Band - C

EPC Rating
Band - D

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Property info

Floorplan(s): 2D Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £478,186 Sales 518 Current average value £492,190 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £8,914 ▲ 1.84%

Property value data/graphs for BA1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £753,660 £419 4.0 £714,101
Semi-detached £497,943 £391 3.5 £460,365
Terraced £499,992 £426 3.1 £499,602
Flats £313,325 £441 1.9 £322,214

Current asking prices in BA1

Average: £485,905
Avg. current asking prices in BA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £140,000
Flats £239,976
All £236,131

Current asking rents in BA1

Average: £1,331 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BA1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £949 pcm
£1,226 pcm
£1,453 pcm
£1,679 pcm
£2,149 pcm
Flats £823 pcm
£1,127 pcm
£1,135 pcm
£1,499 pcm
£2,626 pcm
All £828 pcm
£1,156 pcm
£1,398 pcm
£1,649 pcm
£2,388 pcm

Fun facts for BA1

Highest value in BA1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Somerset Place £2,387,562
Lansdown Place East £1,563,081
Sion Hill £1,435,857
St. James's Square £1,367,299
The Circus £1,256,677
Highest turnover in BA1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Upper East Hayes 75.0%
Albion Place 63.6%
Claremont Walk 61.5%
Nelson Villas 60.0%
Albion Terrace 60.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Bath Spa (1.4 miles)
  • Oldfield Park (1.6 miles)
  • Freshford (4.5 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (15.7 miles)
  • Cardiff Airport (42.6 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (48.2 miles)
  • Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing (10.4 miles)
  • Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing (10.6 miles)
  • Castle Park Ferry Landing (10.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Stephen's CofE Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • St Saviour's CofE Infant School (0.3 miles)
  • St Saviour's CofE Junior School (0.4 miles)
  • Bath Academy (1.0 mile)
  • Bath College (1.3 miles)
  • St Brendan's Sixth Form College (8.0 miles)
  • St Mark's CofE School (0.2 miles)
  • Royal High School GDST (0.4 miles)
  • Kingswood School (0.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,750 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 41,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,493 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£126/yr)
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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


Gas £25 Electricity £40 Estimated energy cost £65/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: 8600 kWh/year
Electricity: 2900 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Bath and North East Somerset

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £140 /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.


Supply £21 Sewerage £21 Estimated water cost £42 /mo
Water costs explained

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Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

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