Skip to main content Skip to footer

2 bed end terrace house for sale


Portland Street, Workington CA14

2 1 1
Interested in this property? Call +44 1946 848032 * or

* Calls to this number will be recorded for quality, compliance and training purposes.

Property features

  • Charming period property
  • Short walk to main shopping centre
  • Spacious light and airy lounge
  • Stylish kitchen/diner
  • Two double bedrooms
  • Modern bathroom, pleasant rear yard

Property description

Steeped in history this charming period property dates back to the 1800s and originally was a corner shop. The property is now a spacious two double bedroom home which still boasts some original features including some impressive windows and eye catching facade. Located within the town centre and just a short walk to the shopping centre this property is ideal for those who work or socialise in the centre of Workington. Accommodation of this grade II listed home comprises briefly of: Hallway, lounge with impressive arched windows, inner hall and a stylish kitchen/diner with French doors opening to a pleasant rear yard. To the first floor there are two double bedrooms and a modern bathroom. Internal viewing is highly recommended.

Entrance into:

Hallway - 4' 9'' x 3' 10'' (1.45m x 1.17m)
Through a solid wood door with arched top panel. Leads to the lounge and stairs to the first floor landing.

Lounge - 17' 5'' x 12' 9'' (5.30m x 3.88m)
Spacious lounge with three large arched sash windows set within the curved outside wall which create quite the feature. Coal effect electric fire with a granite effect hearth, inset and wood surround. Satellite point, phone point, ceiling rose, double panel radiator There is a large solid wood door leading out to the exterior and a interior door leading to the inner hall.

Inner hall - 4' 2'' x 3' 9'' (1.27m x 1.14m)
Under stairs storage cupboard and leads to the kitchen/diner.

Kitchen/diner - 13' 2'' x 12' 2'' (4.01m x 3.71m)
A spacious and modern kitchen/diner with plenty of space for a dining room table and chairs. There is a range of cream wall and base units with a complementary work surface. Built-in electric oven, separate electric oven with extractor above. Stainless steel sink 1.5 with drainer board and mixer tap. Decorative coving, tiled splashbacks, sunken ceiling spotlights, double panel radiator, uPVC double glazed window and uPVC French doors leading out to the rear yard.

Stairs leading to:

First floor landing
Split level landing which provides access to both bedrooms and the bathroom. There is decorative coving, ceiling rose and a single panel radiator.

Master bedroom - 17' 8'' x 9' 9'' (5.38m x 2.97m)
A lovely double bedroom with four arched sash windows following the curve of the outside wall as with the lounge. Decorative coving, ceiling rose and a double panel radiator.

Bedroom two - 12' 5'' x 11' 9'' (3.78m x 3.58m)
Double bedroom with ceiling spotlights, double panel radiator and a double glazed window. Houses the Baxi combi boiler.

Bathroom - 8' 0'' x 6' 2'' (2.44m x 1.88m)
Modern bathroom comprising of a bath with mixer tap and shower above. Pedestal hand wash basin with mixer tap. WC, part tiled walls, ceiling spotlights radiator and a skylight.

The property benefits from a pleasant, secure rear yard.

We have been informed by the vendor the property is freehold.

Save £££'s with first choice move
We are pleased to offer a family run, independent estate agent service in Cumbria, offering sale and rental services without the premium charges of high street estate agents. We have a range of low fee options and could save you thousands in estate agency fees. Launched in 2011 First Choice Move has grown rapidly, largely due to recommendations and referrals from our many happy customers. We understand you want your property sold or rented as quickly as possible, and that is why we have invested in such a large marketing network to make sure your property gets noticed.

Our service

Not only could we save you a fortune our customers love our extended open hours, 7PM during the week and 5PM on Saturdays. We offer free valuations, provide great photography and a friendly team which is there to support and guide you from the initial marketing to completion of the sale of your property.


Please note that all measurements have been taken using a laser tape measure which may be subject to a small margin of error. Some photos may have been taken with a wide angle camera lens. First Choice Move has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. References to the tenure of a property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents.

Property info

Market activity
Average price paid £143,323 Sales 408 Current average value £143,104 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,848 ▲ 3.51%

Property value data/graphs for CA14

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £238,193 £179 3.4 £233,058
Semi-detached £137,453 £136 3.1 £128,666
Terraced £93,961 £109 2.8 £94,105
Flats £76,085 £106 1.8 £97,437

Current asking prices in CA14

Average: £142,300
Avg. current asking prices in CA14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £42,300
Flats £45,790
- - -
All £44,481

Current asking rents in CA14

Average: £417 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CA14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £321 pcm
£429 pcm
£498 pcm
- -
Flats £363 pcm
£421 pcm
£351 pcm
- -
All £357 pcm
£426 pcm
£482 pcm
- -

Fun facts for CA14

Highest value in CA14
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Ullock, Workington CA14 £350,893
Lamplugh, Workington CA14 £337,643
Branthwaite £315,107
Barepot £307,068
Wadsworth Park £306,315
Highest turnover in CA14
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Sycamore Garth 50.0%
Walker Brow 45.5%
Ellerbeck Close 42.9%
Patterson Hill Close 40.0%
Belvedere Street 40.0%

What Zoopla users think of Workington

Overall rating:

  • currently 3.5 stars
Good - 73% (17 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently stars
Community & safety
  • currently stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently stars
Schools & public services
  • currently stars
Transport & travel

Rate Workington:

Tell us what you think of this area by rating these categories.
Please note your vote will only be counted once.

Community & safety
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently stars
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Workington (0.7 miles)
  • Harrington (2.2 miles)
  • Flimby (3.4 miles)
  • Isle of Man Airport (58.3 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (63.7 miles)
  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport (72.8 miles)
  • Nichol End (Derwentwater) Ferry Landing (15.8 miles)
  • Hawes End Derwentwater Ferry Landing (15.9 miles)
  • Low Brandelhow Derwentwater Ferry Landing (16.1 miles)

Nearby schools

View all schools in Allerdale
  • Ashfield Infant & Nursery School (0.2 miles)
  • Ashfield Junior School (0.3 miles)
  • St Patrick's Catholic Primary School (0.4 miles)
  • Energy Coast UTC (2.0 miles)
  • Lakes College - West Cumbria (2.6 miles)
  • Dalbeattie High School (23.1 miles)
  • St Joseph's Catholic High School, Business and Enterprise College (0.2 miles)
  • Workington Academy (0.3 miles)
  • Netherhall School (5.7 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for Allerdale

About the neighbours in CA14

AskMe Q&A for Allerdale

Ask a question

See all AskMe Q&A in Allerdale

For more information about this property, please contact
First Choice Move Ltd, CA14 on +44 1946 848032 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£575 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 9,500
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £341 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

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 £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£123/yr)
Compare insurance deals now 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


Gas £32 Electricity £39 Estimated energy cost £71/mo

Similar properties could save up to £264

How Much Could I Save? 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: 11700 kWh/year
Electricity: 3200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band A Council tax cost £115 /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 £19 Sewerage £19 Estimated water cost £38 /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.

Contact First Choice Move Ltd about this property

Enter details
    Morning (8am-noon)
    Afternoon (noon-5pm)
    Evening (5pm-9pm)
  1. Characters remaining: 500

By submitting this form, you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Property descriptions and related information displayed on this page, with the exclusion of Running Costs data, are marketing materials provided by First Choice Move Ltd, and do not constitute property particulars. Please contact First Choice Move Ltd for full details and further information. The Running Costs data displayed on this page are provided by Zoopla to give an indication of potential running costs based on various data sources. Zoopla does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the property descriptions, related information or Running Costs data provided here.

Properties on the market nearby

47 more properties like this

View all Portland Street property for sale