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2 bed cottage for sale

£130,000

Smedley Street, Matlock DE4

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Property features

  • Well presented cottage
  • Extended in recent years
  • Convenient location
  • Gas-fired central heating
  • Levelled gardens
  • Off-street parking
  • Generous workshop
  • A viewing at the earliest opportunity is highly recommended
  • No chain

Property description

Dating back to the 17th century and being of natural stone elevations beneath a pitched slate roof, having undergone extension in the 1980’s stands this well presented two bedroom character cottage within a convenient edge of town location. With the accommodation briefly comprising to the ground floor, front entrance porch, lounge, fitted kitchen with utility area off and bathroom. At first floor level are two bedrooms and having gas-fired central heating, together with double glazing. Standing within a manageable plot which boasts parking and low maintenance gardens, together with substantial timber workshop attached.

Situated on the edge of Matlock’s town centre and having ready access to an abundance of mainstream and independent shops such as Sainsbury’s supermarket, M & S Food, Costa Coffee and the like. Ideally suited to the first time buyer, young professionals, those looking to downsize or perhaps second home purchaser seeking easily managed accommodation on the edge of the Peak District National Park. Good road communications lead further afield to Bakewell, Chesterfield and Alfreton with the cities of Sheffield, Derby and Nottingham all lying within daily commuting distance. The delights of the Derbyshire Dales and Peak District countryside are also close to hand.

A viewing at the earliest opportunity is highly recommended to fully appreciate this quaint and characterful two bedroom cottage with scope to stamp one’s own mark.


Accommodation


A part glazed front entrance door gives access into the front entrance porch with glazed double doors opening into the …

Lounge – 3.69m x 3.18m (12’ 2” x 10’ 5”) being front aspect and opening into the …

Fitted Kitchen – 3.58m x 2.27m (11’ 9” x 7’ 5”) maximum taking into account the stairwell. Being rear aspect and fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted shaker style units and with provisions for freestanding appliances.

A step rises to an inner lobby with cupboard housing the gas fired central heating boiler and step rising to the …

Bathroom – 2.36m x 1.47m (7’ 9” x 4’ 10”) fully fitted with a traditional white suite having an electric shower over bath and rear aspect.

A step from the kitchen opens to a small utility area with stainless steel sink unit and shaker style kitchen cabinets together with plumbing for an automatic washing machine and rear aspect with stairs rising to the first floor.

Bedroom 1 – 3.70m x 2.84m (12’ 2” x 9’ 4”) front double to include fitted wardrobes.

Bedroom 2 – 2.82m x 2.21m (9’ 3” x 7’ 3”) maximum with restricted head height. Rear aspect.


Outside


To the front is an approach and off to the side, drive together with two levelled garden areas being laid to gravel for seating and bark border with access to a ...

Lean-to Store – 4.60m x 2.73m (15’ 1” x 9’) having light, power and water together with small timber storage shed attached.

Access can be gained to the rear for maintenance purposes.

Tenure – Freehold.

Services – All main services are available to the property which benefits from gas fired central heating and double glazing. No test has been made on services or their distribution.

Council tax – Band A.

Fixtures & fittings – Only the fixtures and fittings mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale. Certain other items may be taken at valuation if required. No specific test has been made on any appliance either included or available by negotiation.

Directions – From Matlock Crown Square, take Causeway Lane and at the mini roundabout turn left into Steep Turnpike. Continue up the hill to the following junction and turn left onto Chesterfield Road before turning left into Smedley Street where No. 8 can be found on the right hand side identified by the agent’s for sale board.

Viewing – Strictly by prior arrangement with the Matlock office .

Ref: FTM9228

Awaiting Floor Plan

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £242,866 Sales 478 Current average value £267,235 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £126 ▲ 0.05%

Property value data/graphs for DE4

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £361,444 £258 3.6 £318,158
Semi-detached £215,519 £230 3.0 £205,127
Terraced £184,051 £223 2.6 £185,824
Flats £212,566 £232 2.1 £232,787

Current asking prices in DE4

Average: £318,067
Avg. current asking prices in DE4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £144,400
(7)
£222,428
(59)
£287,984
(66)
£402,786
(63)
£546,207
(19)
Flats £138,767
(9)
£252,666
(24)
£343,000
(5)
- -
All £141,231
(16)
£231,172
(83)
£291,859
(71)
£402,786
(63)
£546,207
(19)

Current asking rents in DE4

Average: £667 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DE4
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £480 pcm
(6)
£571 pcm
(11)
£772 pcm
(12)
£1,192 pcm
(3)
£1,198 pcm
(2)
Flats £475 pcm
(9)
£514 pcm
(5)
£849 pcm
(1)
- -
All £477 pcm
(15)
£553 pcm
(16)
£778 pcm
(13)
£1,192 pcm
(3)
£1,198 pcm
(2)

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Highest turnover in DE4
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St. John Street 57.5%
Horseshoe Mews 57.1%
St. Marys Gate 53.8%
Bentley Brook 50.0%

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Nearby transport

  • Matlock (0.5 miles)
  • Matlock Bath (1.4 miles)
  • Cromford (2.0 miles)
  • East Midlands Airport (23.4 miles)
  • Robin Hood Airport (32.2 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (33.4 miles)
  • Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal (62.6 miles)
  • Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal (62.7 miles)
  • Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal (62.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Castle View Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • St Joseph's Catholic Voluntary Academy (0.3 miles)
  • Matlock All Saints Infants' School (0.4 miles)
  • Chesterfield College (8.6 miles)
  • Landmarks (14.4 miles)
  • REAL Alternative Provision School (14.7 miles)
  • Highfields School (0.7 miles)
  • Eastwood Grange School (3.8 miles)
  • Anthony Gell School (4.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£713 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 13,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £467 /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 £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £11/mo (£133/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 £46 Electricity £46 Estimated energy cost £92/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: 17700 kWh/year
Electricity: 3800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Derbyshire Dales

Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £114 /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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