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4 bed semi-detached house for sale


High Street, Melbourn, Royston, Cambridgeshire SG8

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Property features

  • Sympathetically improved & updated three bedroom semi detached family home in central location
  • Main bedroom with en-suite shower room, plus family bathroom
  • Sitting room with front aspect
  • Detached annexe providing bedroom four, or would suit a home worker, or family
  • Dining room with front aspect
  • Kitchen with utility area
  • Ground floor cloakroom
  • Double Garage, off Road Parking
  • Primary and village college education
  • Railway station in adjoining village Meldreth (10 min walk) provides access into Kings Cross

Property description

Ground Floor

Reception 2.00m (6'7") x 1.50m (4'11")

Secure wooden front entrance door leading to the reception, half glazed inner door with glazed window above leading to the reception hall.

Reception Hall 4.54m (14'11") x 1.06m (3'6")

Solid walnut floor, cast iron radiator, picture rail, stairs to first floor landing and doors to: -

Sitting Room 5.27m (17'4") x 3.84m (12'7")

Fireplace with wooden surround, mantel, granite hearth to open fire and built-in mirror above, large sash window to front, two cast iron radiators, TV point, walnut floor and picture rail

Study 3.12m (10'3") x 3.10m (10'2")

French doors to the rear, vaulted ceiling with two Velux windows to the side, cast iron radiator, tiled floor.

Dining Room 4.32m (14'2") x 3.77m (12'4")

Solid walnut floor, large sash window to front, picture rail, two cast iron radiators, book shelves.

Kitchen 3.26m (10'8") x 2.03m (6'8")

Fitted with a matching range of base units with granite working surfaces over, under stairs storage cupboard, inset stainless steel single sink unit with mixer tap and granite splashback, built-in dishwasher, space for Range style cooker, built-in extractor hood above, tiled floor, inset down lighters, double radiator, window overlooking garden.

Utility Area 1.40m (4'7") x 0.90m (2'11")

Half glazed door to rear, granite work top, plumbing for washing machine, wall mounted cupboard, tiled floor.


Comprising of white suite, low flush WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, tiled floor, window to rear, radiator.

First Floor


Window to rear, double radiator, access to the loft.

Bedroom 1 5.05m (16'7") x 3.33m (10'11")

Built in wardrobe, double radiator, sash window to the front, pivot door to:-

En-suite Shower Room

Comprising of white suite, low flush WC, wall mounted basin, with tiled shower enclosure, wall mounted shower and controls heated towel rail, window to rear.

Bedroom 2 3.56m (11'8") x 2.95m (9'8")

Window to front, double radiator.

Bedroom 3 3.56m (11'8") x 2.82m (9'3")

Window to front, double radiator.

Family Bathroom

Comprising of white suite, large ceramic tiled walk-in shower area, large glass shower screen, drencher shower head with wall mounted controls, free standing bath with exposed feet and mixer tap, low level WC with concealed cistern, range of built-in storage cupboard, wash hand basin with chromium taps set into vanity top, mosaic splashback and mirror above, wooden surface to side. Window to rear, inset down lighters, tiled flooring, and chromium heated towel rail, single radiator.

Self-Contained Annexe

Ground Floor

Reception Hall 2.16m (7'1") x 1.32m (4'4")

UPVC double glazed entrance door, tiled floor door to:-

Sitting Room 4.12m (13'6") x 3.58m (11'9")

Double glazed bi-folding doors to front aspect and patio area, door to side, kitchen area cupboard housing base unit and working surface over, inset single bowl sink unit with mixer tap, tiled splashback, eye level unit, space for fridge, inset lighting and tiled flooring.

Family Bathroom

Part arched roof and suite comprising bath with shower unit over and wall mounted controls, mosaic to walls, glass shower screen, low level WC, with dual flush controls, wash hand basin with pop-up waste and cupboard below, chromium towel rail, inset down lighters.

Bedroom 1 3.58m (11'9") x 2.16m (7'1")

Window to side, window to side, tiled floor.



Gravelled off-road parking/turning area, mature hedges and lawn area with shrubs and trees. Pathway leading to side with gate to rear garden.


Rear garden mainly laid to lawn with mature shrub borders and trees, pebble stone area with raised herb border, vegetable area.

Double Garage (5.49m) 17' 5" x (5.31m) 18' 0"

Two pairs of oak timber doors to front, part boarded loft area, light.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1 Floorplan 2

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Market activity
Average price paid £407,529 Sales 514 Current average value £451,286 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,441 ▲ 0.77%

Property value data/graphs for SG8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £632,815 £373 4.0 £579,352
Semi-detached £372,581 £348 3.1 £355,820
Terraced £301,981 £343 2.8 £294,336
Flats £199,061 £344 1.8 £178,350

Current asking prices in SG8

Average: £445,739
Avg. current asking prices in SG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £200,000
Flats £169,909
- -
All £176,357

Current asking rents in SG8

Average: £924 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in SG8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £720 pcm
£879 pcm
£1,116 pcm
£1,884 pcm
Flats £710 pcm
£817 pcm
- - -
All £714 pcm
£844 pcm
£1,116 pcm
£1,884 pcm

Fun facts for SG8

Highest value in SG8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Church Street £1,022,342
Royse Grove £1,021,864
Therfield, Royston SG8 £979,622
St. Marys Park £964,133
Shaftenhoe End £947,086
Highest turnover in SG8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Stephenson Close 80.0%
Meeting Lane 61.5%
Kefford Close 54.5%
Moorlands Close 53.8%
Old North Road 52.6%

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Nearby transport

  • Meldreth (0.6 miles)
  • Shepreth (2.1 miles)
  • Royston (2.9 miles)
  • London Stansted Airport (16.6 miles)
  • London Luton Airport (21.9 miles)
  • London City Airport (40.1 miles)
  • East India Pier (40.0 miles)
  • Blackfriars Millennium Pier (40.0 miles)
  • Canary Wharf Pier (40.1 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Melbourn Primary School (0.1 miles)
  • Meldreth Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Fowlmere Primary School (2.3 miles)
  • Meridian School (2.4 miles)
  • UTC Cambridge (8.1 miles)
  • Long Road Sixth Form College (8.1 miles)
  • Melbourn Village College (0.2 miles)
  • Aurora Meldreth Manor School (1.1 miles)
  • Roysia Middle School (2.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£2,832 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 67,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £2,429 /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 £13/mo (£161/yr)
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Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd


Gas £50 Electricity £56 Estimated energy cost £106/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: 18200 kWh/year
Electricity: 4700 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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South Cambridgeshire

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £240 /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 £15 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £44 /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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