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2 bed terraced house for sale

£180,000

Agra Place, Dorchester DT1

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Property description

This period townhouse is ideally situated within Dorchester town centre, close to The Brewery Square development. The property has been recently renovated throughout to create a modern two bedroom residence. EPC rating C.

Situation

The county town of Dorchester is steeped in history enjoying a central position along the Jurassic Coastline and also some of the county's most noted period architecture, all set amongst a beautiful rural countryside. Dorchester offers a plethora of shopping and social facilities including a cinema, County museum, leisure centre, Borough Gardens and a choice of many excellent public houses and restaurants. The town has two main employers, namely the Dorset County Hospital and the Dorset County Council. There are major train links to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads and regular bus routes to adjoining towns.

Accommodation

Entrance

Entrance is gained via a part glazed door that provides access to:

Sitting Room (4.65m x 3.30m (15'03" x 10'10"))

The sitting room offers laminate flooring and enjoys natural light gained via a double glazed window that provides a pleasant outlook onto the garden. An opening leads to a hallway that houses stairs that rise to the first floor.

Kitchen (1.93m x 1.55m (6'04" x 5'01"))

The kitchen is fitted with a range of modern units with a roll top work surface over and a stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer. There is an integral electric oven and hob with extractor hood over. Space is provided for additional appliances.

Bedrooms

The property benefits from two bedrooms.
The master bedroom, situated on the second floor, enjoys generous dimensions and is appointed with a range of fitted cupboards in the eaves. The room enjoys natural light gained via a front aspect dormer window.
The second bedroom, a further double room, is situated on the first floor and enjoys a front aspect.

Bedroom One (5.54m x 3.48m (18'02" x 11'05"))

Bedroom Two (3.35m x 3.28m (11'0" x 10'09"))

Shower Room

The shower room is tastefully fitted with a modern suite comprising a low level wc, a pedestal wash hand basin and a semi circular shower cubicle.

Outside

The property benefits from a garden to the front that is laid to paving. There is a footpath that leads to a pedestrian gate.

Agents Notes

A £1000 buyers incentive is available on this property (subject to terms and conditions)

Services

Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Electric heating system. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities

West Dorset District Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ Tel:
We are advised that the council tax band is B

Viewings

Strictly by appointment with the sole agents: Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel:

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £296,147 Sales 401 Current average value £313,562 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £13,153 ▲ 4.38%

Property value data/graphs for DT1

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £458,756 £318 3.7 £444,995
Semi-detached £330,624 £300 3.3 £342,726
Terraced £284,848 £286 2.9 £276,105
Flats £225,107 £317 1.8 £220,143

Current asking prices in DT1

Average: £345,177
Avg. current asking prices in DT1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £186,000
(5)
£271,594
(16)
£315,158
(25)
£501,204
(27)
£756,667
(3)
Flats £196,884
(28)
£311,471
(39)
£571,000
(10)
- -
All £195,235
(33)
£299,870
(55)
£388,256
(35)
£501,204
(27)
£756,667
(3)

Current asking rents in DT1

Average: £693 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DT1
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £574 pcm
(11)
£764 pcm
(5)
£909 pcm
(4)
£1,300 pcm
(1)
-
Flats £574 pcm
(16)
£796 pcm
(7)
£836 pcm
(2)
- -
All £574 pcm
(27)
£783 pcm
(12)
£885 pcm
(6)
£1,300 pcm
(1)
-

Fun facts for DT1

Highest value in DT1
Highest value streets Zed-Index
St. John Way £654,484
Herringston Road £624,408
Holmead Walk £586,602
Clarence Road £535,762
Queens Avenue £523,005
Highest turnover in DT1
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Came View Close 70.0%
Carrick Close 60.0%
Athelstan Road 56.0%
Beechwood Lane 50.0%
Somerleigh Road 47.8%

What Zoopla users think of Dorchester

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 79% (51 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

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Nearby transport

  • Dorchester South (0.2 miles)
  • Dorchester West (0.3 miles)
  • Upwey (4.6 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (26.4 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (42.8 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (48.0 miles)
  • Weymouth Ferry Terminal (7.2 miles)
  • Poole Ferry Terminal (19.4 miles)
  • Poole Quay Ferry Landing (19.8 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • St Mary's Catholic First School, Dorchester (0.4 miles)
  • Damers First School (0.5 miles)
  • Manor Park Church of England First School (0.7 miles)
  • The Thomas Hardye School (0.8 miles)
  • Kingston Maurward College (1.5 miles)
  • Weymouth College (6.2 miles)
  • Sunninghill Preparatory School (0.2 miles)
  • St Osmund's Church of England Voluntary Aided Middle School, Dorchester (0.6 miles)
  • Dorchester Middle School (0.6 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Parkers Property Consultants & Valuers, DT1 on +44 1305 248807 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£906 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 18,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £647 /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 £11/mo (£127/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 £27 Electricity £37 Estimated energy cost £64/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

Local authority

West Dorset

Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £142 /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 £21 Sewerage £21 Estimated water cost £42 /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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