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3 bed semi-detached house for sale

£95,000 Guide price

49 Gable Road, Whitehaven, Cumbria CA28

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Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Property description

Key features:
  • 3 bed semi detached family home
  • Requires some updating
  • Potential to extend (stpp)
  • No onward chain

Full description:
A spacious three bedroom semi detached house well located in this ever popular residential area of Whitehaven just a short distance to the town centre and amenities including primary and secondary schools.

This fantastic property, which is presented to the market with the added benefit of no onward chain, would benefit from some updating and offers excellent potential to create a lovely family home in a most convenient location. Briefly comprising entrance porch, hallway, lounge/diner and kitchen to the ground floor. There is also access from an undercover lobby to the side of the kitchen to a utility room, storage room and w.C. There are three well appointed double bedrooms positioned on the first floor, together with family bathroom. Externally, the property benefits from driveway parking to the front for up to four cars in addition to an extensive rear garden, offering scope for future extension (subject to planning permission).

Properties on Gable Road are incredibly popular with this one offering considerable potential to improve and add value.

Viewing is highly recommended.3 bed semi detached family home
Requires some updating
Potential to extend (stpp)
No onward chain


Ground Floor

Entrance Porch
UPVC front door, door leading into hallway.

Stairs leading to first floor with useful understairs storage cupboard, small window to front aspect, radiator.

6.79m x 2.94m (22' 3" x 9' 8")
Two windows to rear aspect overlooking the garden, gas fire set in cream surround with matching hearth and backplate, radiator, door into kitchen.

3.20m x 3.53m (10' 6" x 11' 7")
Fitted with matching wall and base units with roll edge work surfacing incorporating 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer, plumbing for washing machine, space for cooker and fridge freezer. Wall mounted combi boiler, window to front aspect, door into hallway, UPVC door leading to under-cover lobby at the side of the house.

UPVC doors leading to front and rear of the property. Doors into WC, storage room and utility room.

Utility Room
2.50m x 1.77m (8' 2" x 5' 10")

First Floor

Split level staircase with window, loft access, useful storage cupboard.

Bedroom 1
3.57m x 3.11m (11' 9" x 10' 2")
Spacious double room with window to rear overlooking the garden, large storage cupboard, radiator.

Bedroom 2
3.59m x 2.95m (11' 9" x 9' 8")
Window to rear, radiator, storage cupboard.

Bedroom 3
3.21m x 2.24m (10' 6" x 7' 4")
Window to front aspect, radiator.

2.37m x 1.63m (7' 9" x 5' 4")
Fitted with three piece suite comprising low level WC, wash hand basin and panelled bath. Fully tiled walls, radiator, obscured window to front.


Gardens and Parking
The property benefits from a large driveway at the front providing off road parking for up to four vehicles. Access through under-cover lobby at the side of the property leads to the rear garden which is extensive in size, being mainly laid to lawn with ease of maintenance, fully enclosed with open aspect to the rear.

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Gas central heating and double glazing installed. Telephone line installed subject to BT regulations. Please note - the mention of any appliances and/or services within these particulars does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order.

From the pfk office proceed out of the town centre via Inkerman Terrace turning right at the traffic lights onto the A595. Continue on to the traffic lights after the hospital roundabout, turning right on to Mirehouse Road. Take the first right on to Gable Road

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £137,914 Sales 349 Current average value £144,327 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £5,363 ▲ 3.86%

Property value data/graphs for CA28

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £238,294 £155 3.6 £244,176
Semi-detached £127,903 £121 3.1 £127,721
Terraced £105,229 £105 2.9 £94,177
Flats £114,544 £133 1.8 £96,422

Current asking prices in CA28

Average: £146,822
Avg. current asking prices in CA28
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £56,475
Flats £75,312
- - -
All £73,219

Current asking rents in CA28

Average: £485 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CA28
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £474 pcm
£545 pcm
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Flats £454 pcm
£438 pcm
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All £454 pcm
£454 pcm
£545 pcm
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Fun facts for CA28

Highest value in CA28
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Thistle Close £373,010
Mariners Way £338,762
Wilson Howe £315,177
Round Close Park £311,315
Osprey Gardens £309,115
Highest turnover in CA28
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Schoolhouse Court 70.0%
Greenlands Avenue 51.9%
Winston Terrace 50.0%
Selby Terrace 50.0%
Oakfield Court 46.2%

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Nearby transport

  • Corkickle (1.4 miles)
  • Whitehaven (2.2 miles)
  • St Bees (2.3 miles)
  • Isle of Man Airport (52.3 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (56.4 miles)
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport (79.3 miles)
  • High Brandelhow Ferry Landing (16.7 miles)
  • Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing (16.9 miles)
  • Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing (16.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Valley Primary School and Nursery (0.3 miles)
  • Hensingham Community Primary School (1.0 mile)
  • St Gregory and St Patrick's Catholic Infant School (1.0 mile)
  • Lakes College - West Cumbria (6.0 miles)
  • Energy Coast UTC (6.7 miles)
  • Kirkcudbright Academy (29.1 miles)
  • The Whitehaven Academy (1.2 miles)
  • Mayfield School (1.4 miles)
  • St Benedict's Catholic High School (1.4 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Penrith Farmers & Kidds, CA28 on +44 1946 437983 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£597 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 9,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £341 /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 £12/mo (£143/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


Gas £37 Electricity £46 Estimated energy cost £83/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: 14200 kWh/year
Electricity: 3800 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £116 /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 £23 Sewerage £22 Estimated water cost £45 /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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