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2 bed semi-detached bungalow for sale

£250,000

Sunstar Lane, Polegate, East Sussex BN26

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Property features

  • Tenure: Freehold

Property description

Key features:
  • ** chain free **
  • Semi detached bungalow
  • 2 double bedrooms
  • Living room
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Bathroom
  • Garden room
  • Gas central heating
  • Double glazing
  • Gardens front and rear
  • In need of modernisation


Main Description
** chain free ** Looking for a project? Quietly situated amongst the well-tended bungalows of Sunstar Lane, this two bedroom semi-detached bungalow, offers generous rooms and enormous potential for improvement. The property comprises a good size sitting room with bay window, a kitchen/breakfast room, two double bedrooms, bathroom and lean-to style garden room and rear porch with gardens front and rear. In need of updating throughout and some modernisation, this bungalow has huge potential and a buyer who can see past the cosmetic could transform this property into something really special. Easy access to commuter routes, and within reach of Polegate High Street and the mainline train station. Call now on to arrange a viewing.



Front garden
The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with a concrete pathway and one step up to the timber glazed front door. A second path leads to the rear via a side path with locking gate, and a mature azalea offers a splash of colour.

Front porch
The timber glazed front door with original 1930's style obscured glazing opens to the small front porch with carpet, rendered walls, ceiling light, wall mounted hand rails and key safe. A double glazed front door with full height obscured glazing opens to the hall.

Hallway
The 'L' shaped hallway with radiator, loft hatch, thermostat, power socket, ceiling pendant light, carpet and wallpapered walls. Doors lead to each of the bedrooms, living room, bathroom and kitchen.

Living room
14' 9" x 12' 1" (4.50m x 3.68m) A good sized sitting room with five-part double glazed bay window, telephone point, TV aerial, original 1930's panelled ceiling with pendant light, tiled fireplace with hearth and mantle housing a coal effect fire, power sockets, radiator, wall lights, carpet and wallpapered walls.

Kitchen
12' x 10' (3.66m x 3.05m) Kitchen/breakfast room with range of matching wall and base units in need of updating, sink with drainer, double glazed window through to the garden room with two further windows to the side, double glazed door to the rear porch and garden room with access to the garden. Kitchen carpet, wallpapered walls, florescent strip light, power sockets, radiator, wall mounted Potterton boiler with control panel. Door to the hallway.

Bedroom 1
13' 3" x 11' (4.04m x 3.35m) Double bedroom at the front of the property with five-part double glazed bay window overlooking the front garden, radiator, carpet, original 1930's style panelled ceiling, ceiling pendant light with additional wall light, power sockets and door to hallway.

Bedroom 2
10' 11" x 11' (3.33m x 3.35m) Double bedroom at the rear of the property with double glazed window, radiator, carpet, original 1930's style panelled ceiling, ceiling pendant light with additional wall light, power sockets and door to hallway.

Bathroom
7' 3" x 5' 6" (2.21m x 1.68m) In need of updating, the bathroom comprises a panelled bath, toilet and sink, part tiled walls, obscured double glazed window to the rear, 1930's style panelled ceiling, ceiling light, wall mounted hand rails, light pull, radiator and towel rail with door to the hallway.

Garden room and rear porch
A lean-to style garden room runs the width of the house and is separated into two parts; a small rear porch with a glazing and a sliding door through to the 'garden room' with French doors to the garden.

Rear porch - a timber glazed door from the side passage gives access to the rear porch with half height brickwork and half height glazing on three sides. Paved floor, two brick steps up to the double glazed back door and wall mounted hand rails.

Garden room - a timber sliding door gives access from the rear porch with half height brickwork and half height glazing on two sides. Paved floor, wall mounted florescent strip light, power, outside tap and French doors leading to the garden (in need of replacement)..

Garden
The rear garden is arranged in three distinct sections with a paved patio area adjacent to the house, a middle section laid top lawn with raised beds and borders with mature flowering shrubs such as camellias, roses and hydrangeas, and the last section laid to shingle, ideal for a seating area or for garden storage. The rear garden has clearly been someone's pride and joy and needs a bit of tlc to bring it back to its former glory.


Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan 1

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Market activity
Average price paid £287,715 Sales 206 Current average value £319,437 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £3,905 ▲ 1.24%

Property value data/graphs for BN26

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £453,451 £354 3.2 £410,055
Semi-detached £267,212 £350 2.6 £260,181
Terraced £262,099 £336 2.7 £233,200
Flats £151,940 £245 1.7 £145,459

Current asking prices in BN26

Average: £326,787
Avg. current asking prices in BN26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £272,344
(32)
£308,605
(11)
£498,744
(16)
£480,000
(3)
Flats £133,817
(6)
£159,975
(6)
- - -
All £133,817
(6)
£254,601
(38)
£308,605
(11)
£498,744
(16)
£480,000
(3)

Current asking rents in BN26

Average: £919 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BN26
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £869 pcm
(5)
£1,276 pcm
(2)
- -
Flats £598 pcm
(1)
£823 pcm
(1)
£901 pcm
(1)
- -
All £598 pcm
(1)
£862 pcm
(6)
£1,151 pcm
(3)
- -

Fun facts for BN26

Highest value in BN26
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Milton Street, Polegate BN26 £905,526
Litlington £817,791
The Street £745,779
Arlington £723,658
Deans Road £718,772
Highest turnover in BN26
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Blenheim Way 61.5%
School Lane 54.5%
Farmlands Close 48.6%
Glynleigh Drive 48.4%
Western Avenue 45.5%

What Zoopla users think of Polegate

Overall rating:

  • currently 4 stars
Very good - 78% (26 ratings)

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 4.5 stars
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  • currently 4 stars
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Schools & public services
  • currently 4.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Polegate (0.6 miles)
  • Hampden Park (Sussex) (2.7 miles)
  • Berwick (Sussex) (3.2 miles)
  • Shoreham Airport (23.1 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (29.2 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (32.3 miles)
  • Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal (8.0 miles)
  • Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal (43.1 miles)
  • Gravesend Pier (43.7 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Polegate Primary School (0.8 miles)
  • Willingdon Primary School (0.9 miles)
  • Oakwood Primary Academy (1.9 miles)
  • Bede's Senior School (3.5 miles)
  • Eastbourne College (4.5 miles)
  • Bellerbys College Brighton (16.1 miles)
  • Willingdon Community School (0.7 miles)
  • The Lindfield School (2.0 miles)
  • The Eastbourne Academy (2.1 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,190 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £899 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,500,003 Contents value up to £80,000 Average insurance cost £10/mo (£119/yr)
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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 £37 Electricity £42 Estimated energy cost £79/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: 13300 kWh/year
Electricity: 3400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Wealden

Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £163 /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 £13 Sewerage £26 Estimated water cost £39 /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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